The UNAP has several yearly scholarships available for members and children of members. They are the:

The 2017 Joan Medberry Scholarship winners are: 

Angela Macksoud the daughter of Keith Macksoud who works at Memorial Hospital of RI in the Anesthesia Department as a Faculty CRNA.  Angela has been accepted to Wheaton College and will study either prenatal or cancer genetics.  She has also been involved as a RI Special Olympics Volunteer and was active athletically throughout her high school careet.  To read her essay click here.


Jennifer Chaput is the daughter of Julia Chaput a CT Scan Technologist at Rhode Island Hospital.  Jennifer has been accepted at Springfield College, Assumption College and URI and willk study communicative sciences and disorders.  She hope to eventually pursue a career as a Speech Language Pathologist.  She also was involved with chariable organizations such as National Down Syndrome Society, St. Anthony's Soup Kitchen volunteer, school musicals and Adaptive Music.  To read her essay click here.


Ashlee Leonardo is the daughter of Trisha Romano who is a CNA at Kent Hospitla in Surgical Services.  Ashlee was accepted at both URI anc RI College and wishes to eventually get into a Physician's Assistant Program and specialize in Orthopedics.  Ashlee was involved with blood drives and community nights.  To read her essay click here.