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Financial Aid Consumer Information

New England Institute of Technology makes available the following types of financial aid, including Federal and State grants, loans, scholarships and institutional aid to enrolled students.  Financial Aid staff are available to assist enrolled or prospective students in obtaining financial aid information.  Detailed information about the availability and the application process, for each of  type of financial aid listed below, is available in the Financial Aid Office located in Room N110 on the first floor of the East Greenwich Campus, One New England Tech Blvd, East Greenwich , RI  02818.  Tel. (401) 780-4101, Ext: 3354.  Office hours: Monday –Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.;  Saturday, 9 a.m. – 12:00 pm.

Federal Financial Aid

Federal Pell Grant
Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)
Federal Work Study Program
Federal Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Federal Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loans
Federal Direct Graduate Student PLUS Loans

State Grants

Funded by students’ state of residence. 

Institutional Grants

The grants listed below are funded by the college, and awarded to students based on various criteria, such as demonstrated financial need, international student status, and/or academic merit and potential.

Alumni Scholarship- NEIT
Americorp Match
Bermuda Scholarship
British Virgin Island Scholarship
CCRI Scholarship​
NEIT Automotive Scholarship
NEIT Info Tech Scholarship
NEIT Plumbing Scholarship
NEIT RACH Scholarship
RI Crusader Scholarship
RI Ocean State Scholarship
Feinstein Scholarship
Presidential Scholar Award
University Grant

Donated Endowed Scholarships

These scholarships are available only to students who are currently attending New England Tech. The application and essay competition submission period for these scholarships occurs in October annually. The awards are credited to the winning student’s tuition charges for the subsequent Winter Term. These scholarships include, but are not limited to the following:

Textron Diversity Scholarship 
Mike Noble Memorial Scholarship
Compass Group Scholarship
Matthew J. Fandetti Scholarship
William R. Talladay Memorial Scholarship
W.W. Grainger, INC Refrigeration/Air Conditioning/Heating Technology Scholarship
Regan Heating and Air Conditioning Scholarship
Frank Gassett Jr. / Bridgestone / Firestone Scholarship
Richard Gouse and Cheryl Connors Scholarship
Rossi Electric Scholarship
Sheila Griffin-Stewart Memorial Scholarship
Dr. William H. Rizzini Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Robert J. Shapiro Memorial  Scholarship

Privately funded student loans

Alternative, loans, also referred to as privately funded student loans, are available from a variety of financial institutions. These loans are not guaranteed by the Federal Government and interest rates vary. Many of these loans require a credit-worthy co-signer.

The following lenders have been used frequently by our students and have provided excellent service. These lenders disburse your loan proceeds electronically to New England Tech, and allow your funds to be posted to your student account in a timely manner.

Citizens Bank Student Loan
Discover Student Loan
RI Student Loan Authority Student Loan
Salliemae Smart Option Loan
Union Federal Savings Bank
Wells Fargo Collegiate Loan

Students are free to choose any lender they wish for an alternative loan at New England Tech.