Wavemaker Fellowship

Wavemaker student loan reimbursement program sees applications swell

BY: - October 19, 2023

Demand for the state’s student loan reimbursement program appears to be surging once again, with more than triple the applicants for the most recent Wavemaker Fellowship class. A total of 483 recent college graduates applied for up to $6,000 a year to pay off student loans, with just over 50% accepted into the 2023 cohort […]

State reopens student loan refund program, with new eligibility for health care workers

BY: - April 14, 2023

Recent college graduates in science, technology, engineering and mathematics – and for the first time, health care – can get up to $6,000 a year to pay off student loans under a newly reopened state program. Gov. Dan McKee and Rhode Island Commerce Corp. on Friday opened the latest round of applications for the state’s […]