Arkansas Department of Higher Education/Arkansas Governor's Scholars Program

Awards for outstanding Arkansas high school seniors. Must be an Arkansas resident and have a high school GPA of at least 3.5 or have scored at least 27 on the ACT. Award is $4000 per year for four years of full-time undergraduate study. Applicants who attain 32 or above on ACT, 1410 or above on SAT and have an academic 3.5 GPA, or are selected as National Merit or National Achievement finalists may receive an award equal to tuition, mandatory fees, room, and board up to $10,000 per year at any Arkansas institution.


Award Amount $4,000 - $10,000
Number of Awards 75 - 375
Application Deadline February 1
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability Renewable


Minimum GPA Required 3.5
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency Arkansas
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College Arkansas
Area of Study None specified
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required


Arkansas Department of Higher Education
Address 423 Main Street, Suite 400
City, State, Zip Little Rock, AR 72201
Web Site Web site
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