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This award is available for Arkansas resident high school seniors who are planning to attend a two-year or four-year postsecondary institution in Arkansas. Students must successfully complete the Smart Core curriculum established by the Arkansas Department of Education; and have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher or an ACT (or ACT equivalent) score of 19 or higher.
Please note: Although the application deadline for this award has passed, we wanted you to know about this award as a possibility for next year. Often, scholarship providers offer similar scholarships each year. This award is scheduled to be updated within the next few months. Please check back for more information at a later date.
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- Awarded by:
- Arkansas Department of Higher Education
Awards are for up to $2,000 annually for full-time students enrolled at eligible 4-year institutions, and up to $2,000 annually at eligible 2-year institutions. Scholarships are automatically renewable for up to seven additional semesters providing the scholar completes 27 credit hours in the first academic year following high school graduation (12 hours fall, 15 hours spring), and 30 hours every year thereafter (15 hours per semester) AND maintains satisfactory academic progress (as defined by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education). Full-time enrolled students will recieve $3,000 for the second year, $4,000 for the third year, and $5,000 for the fourth year. Awards are subject to available funding.
- Varies, approximately 32,000 awards were disbursed in the previous academic year.
Applications are available online from the Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE) website. To access the application, students must first register for an account using the Arkansas Universal F... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.