Established in 2012, this endowed scholarship is named in memory of Donna Williams Castro, RN who passed away in 1994 after a difficult and courageous fight against cancer. Donna took classes at Bristol Community College and subsequently obtained her RN degree from CCRI. This merit-based scholarship is for a student in the Nursing program who has a GPA of 3.5 or higher, with preference given to a student with prior experience working in the health care field.

Spring Merit Scholarship**


GPA Minimum


Geographic Focus


**Spring Merit Scholarships are not applied for. Students are recommended for these awards by their professor based on academic merit. Students earning Merit Scholarships are recognized during the May Student Awards Night.