Please use this list as a resource to locate scholarships. There are many other scholarship opportunities available. These are just a few to help get you started in your search. You will not be eligible for all of these scholarships, but please be diligent and search for ways to help pay for college. When you click the “APPLY” button, you will be directed to an application or the website where you will then be able to research the scholarship and decide if you want to fill out the application.

The scholarships are listed by the months in which the applications are due. Search early for scholarships and double check the application deadlines.

September

Questbridge Scholarships

  • Deadline is September 29th
  • Links bright, motivated low-income students with scholarships

Apply

Arkansas Junior Miss Scholarship Program

  • This program is for college-bound seniors only

Apply

October

Wendy’s Heisman Award Opportunity

Apply

AES Engineers Scholarship

Apply

USA Rice Federation Scholarship Contest

  • High School Juniors and Seniors eligible

Apply

United States Senate Youth Program

  • Juniors and Seniors are eligible to apply.

Apply

Horatio Alger Scholarship

Apply

Coca-Cola Scholars Program

Apply

U.S. Bank Internet Scholarship

  • Program runs October through March

Apply

November

The America Go Foundation College Scholarship

  • For Juniors and Seniors

Apply

Susan G. Komen for the Cure College Scholarship

  • Up to $10,000
  • Be a breast cancer survivor or have lost parent or guardian to breast cancer

Apply

December

Footlocker Scholarship for Scholar-Athletes

Apply

Elder & Lemar Publishing

Apply

American Legion Oratorical

Apply

Thea Performing Arts

Apply

Toyota Community Scholarships

Apply

KFC Colonel’s Scholars

  • December thru February

Apply

Arkansas Alumni Association Scholarship

Apply

UALR Academic Scholarships

Apply

January

Arkansas Academic Challenge (Lottery) Scholarship

Apply

FAFSA

  • Apply for your PIN number for now!!
  • KEEP UP WITH YOUR PASSWORD

Apply

Arkansas Governor’s Scholars Program

  • Available ONLY January 1 to February 1
  • Governor’s Distinguished Scholarships
    • Students who meet the following minimum eligibility criteria are eligible to be named Governor’s Distinguished Scholars: either a 32 composite score on a single ACT test and a 3.5 GPA, or selection as a National Achievement finalist or National Merit Finalist. If funding allows, up to 300 Governor’s Distinguished Scholars may be named. If there are more than 300 qualified applicants, the applications will be scored based on the criteria for Governor’s Scholarships in the following paragraph.
  • Governor’s Scholarships
    • Students who do not meet the Governor’s Distinguished Scholars criteria compete for the Governor’s Scholarship, which will be awarded to the student who scores the highest in each of Arkansas’ 75 counties (based on the student’s county of residence). Selection is based on the following: 45% ACT, 35% high school grade point average in academic courses, 10% class rank, and 10% leadership.

Apply

National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s Scholarship Program

  • Must have Multiple Sclerosis or be the child of someone with Multiple Sclerosis

Apply

Burger King Scholarship Program

Apply

Imagine America

Apply

The Gates Millennium Scholarship Program

Apply

National Wild Turkey Federation Scholarship

Apply

Learning Disability Scholarship: Ralph G. Norman Scholarship

Email to Apply

Virtual Business Scholarship

Apply

Native American Scholarship Award

$500.00 See counselor’s office or call 1-800-441-4513

Mandy Coats Memorial Scholarship

  • For those interested in medical missions

Apply

The September Fund

Apply

Clark County Cattlemen’s Association Scholarship

Contact a local member to apply

Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship

Apply

February

UALR Science Scholars Program

Apply

J. Marion Adams Divisional Scholarship for Career and Technical

Apply

ESA Foundation Scholarship

  • February 1 deadline

Apply

Best Buy Scholarships

  • Grades 9-12 are eligible to apply

Apply

AXA Achievement Scholarship

Apply

Governor’s Commission on People with Disabilities Scholarship

Apply

UALR Donaghey Scholars Program

Apply

March

University of Arkansas-Monticello Institutional and Private Scholarships

  • Due March 1st

Apply

Deceased Parent Scholarship

  • Scholarship for those with a deceased parent or guardian

Apply

Kohl’s Scholarship Program

Apply

Arkansas Public Health Association Scholarship

  • For Arkansas students interested in a Public Health-Related Field

Apply

Body by Milk Scholarship

Apply

Mike Ross 4th Congressional District Scholarship

  • See Counselor’s Office

Clark County Farm Bureau Scholarship

  • Contact local Farm Bureau Office

U.S. Bank Internet Scholarship

Apply

The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program

Apply

The Coudret Trust Scholarship

  • Must be child, grandchild or great-grandchild of an American Legionnaire

Apply

Eagle Scout Scholarship

  • Deadline is in early March

Apply

April

ARKADELPHIA PROMISE SCHOLARSHIP

  • April 15th Deadline
  • Apply

Arkansas Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators Scholarship

Apply

May

Sturgis Foundation Scholarship

Email to Apply

Farm Credit Scholarship

Apply

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