Below you will find information about scholarships. Pay special attention to directions and deadlines. This is not an exhaustive list and is a work in progress. Search the internet and apply, apply, apply!!
HOW TO PAY FOR COLLEGE - BILINGUAL - Several financial aid nights will be held during the school year, normally from 6:30 - 8:00 pm in the Har-Ber Seminar Room. All are open to students and parents. NEXT SESSION TO BE ANNOUNCED.
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Fund My Future -- Free scholarship search with hundreds of scholarships & grants. Sponsored by the Arkansas Student Loan Authority
State of Arkansas Scholarships -- YOUniversal application link for Arkansas Challenge Scholarship.
In-State Scholarship Comparison Chart -- Chart comparing state universities in Arkansas
Arkansas Department of Career Education (ACE) - This organization offers help to find scholarships for kids with Aspergers or other disabilities.
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FASTWEB Scholarship search- Find out why 50 million have trusted FASTWEB for 15 years.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) www.fafsa.ed.gov
Click here for Scholarships for Arkansas Hispanic Students
Undocumented or DACA Student scholarship possibilities- click on links below
OTHER SCHOLARSHIPS BY DEADLINE MONTH:
AAA / Centennial Bank Scholarship Ten $1,000 scholarships; 5 Boys scholarships, 5 Girls scholarships. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and ACT of 21 or higher. Must be senior AAA registered student-athlete, must meet NCAA Scholarship rules, display good citizenship in school and community, display desirable leadership traits and participate in other school activities. Must be endorsed by school principal. Deadline March 28, 2018 Apply here.
ARKTESOL Scholarship- Current or Former ESOL students may apply for a $1000 Student Scholarship. The scholarship is potentially renewable for four years for a total amount of $4000. Applicants must be committed to pursue education beyond high school. There is no GPA requirement but financial need is considered. Application HERE. Deadline- Must be postmarked no later than March 31, 2018
Mandy Coats Memorial Scholarship Guidelines This application must be returned by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) NO EARLIER THAN JANUARY 1 AND NO LATER THAN APRIL 1 of the year in which the scholarship is being sought. Apply here Deadline April 1, 2018
NWA AAPI Scholarship- *scholarship is open to all students regardless of heritage or ethnicity.Need-based scholarship in the amount of $1,000. Applicant must be: a senior with a 3.5 or higher GPA. Must write a paragraph on 500 words or less describing his or her community service and leadership skills. Must include (up to 3) letters of recommendation from a teacher, counselor, or school official documenting community service and leadership skills. Must include an official transcript and proof of annual income. (Sponsored by the NWA American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin, but scholarship is open to all student regardless of heritage.) Click here for application Deadline April 1, 2018
HWOA Scholarships- amounts vary. HWOA's scholarships are for graduating high school seniors and college students: traditional and non-traditional students attending or planning to attend an accredited institution of higher education or technical school. Requirements taken into consideration in the selection of the recipient include: Hispanic Origin, academic record, leadership activities and /or family responsibilities, community service, financial need, seriousness of regard to education. Deadline April 6, 2018 application here
Ozarks Electric Cooperative Scholarship- One $1000 scholarship awarded to one eligible senior in each area high school. The parent or guardian must be members of Ozarks Electric Cooperative. Application HERE. Application deadline- due to Ozarks Elect by 5 pm on April 15, 2018
Ozarks Electric Cooperative High Voltage Lineman Scholarship: Ozarks Electric will be awarding a scholarship to a graduating high school senior to attend Arkansas State University at Newport, Arkansas for High Voltage Lineman certification during the 2018-2019 academic year. The value of the scholarship is $7,870 and would involve training for one calendar year to become certified as a high voltage lineman. Application HERE Deadline April 15, 2018
Ernest Whitelaw-Don Kenney Scholarship $500 Applicants must be a documented Native American descendant of a federally recognized tribe. Application here. Deadline April 16, 2018
C.B Garrison Scholarship a $1,000 scholarship to a son or daughter of an AAEA member who will graduating high school this year. Selection is based on academic excellence, leadership in school activities, work experiences and community service. To access a form that can be completed in Microsoft Word and then printed, please click here. Deadline is April 13, 2018
B Davis Scholarship- The creators of the“Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2018 for the amount of $1,000. The application deadline is May 22, 2018. Learn more about the scholarship and apply here. If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com
Academic Challenge Scholarship - The Academic Challenge Program provides scholarships to Arkansas residents pursuing a higher education. Funded in large part by the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery, the Academic Challenge Scholarship is available to students regardless of their academic status, whether just graduating from high school, currently enrolled in college, enrolling in college for the first time, or re-enrolling after a period of time out of college. Starting with the class of 2016, the only requirement is a 19 on the ACT or ACT equivalent score, FAFSA Required. Deadline June 15, 2018 Application link
Cherokee Nation College Resource Center's College Scholarship Program- Undergraduate application opens Feb 1 and the deadline is June 15, 2018
NEW- Horatio Alger Assoc Career & Technical Scholarship provides up to $2,500 to assist students who have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Application here Deadline June 15, 2018