Arkansas Department of Higher Education/Arkansas 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. Must have at least a 19 ACT composite score (or the equivalent). Renewable up to three additional years.

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,000 - $5,000
Number of Awards
30,000 - 35,000
Application Deadline
June 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Arizona
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Financial Aid Manager
Arkansas Department of Higher Education
Address
Not reported
City, State, Zip
Not reported, ,
Telephone
(501) 371-2000
E-mail
jonathan.coleman@adhe.edu
Website
Website

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