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

Awards for outstanding Arkansas high school seniors. 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. If any of the seventy-five (75) counties is not represented, the Department of Higher Education shall select a student from each non-represented county with the highest qualifications who was not initially qualified. Students from these counties will be awarded $5000 per year at any Arkansas institution.

Award Information

Award Amount
$4,000 - $10,000
Number of Awards
75 - 375
Application Deadline
February 1
Available to Class Level
None specified
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

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

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization

Arkansas Department of Higher Education
Address
423 Main Street, Suite 400
City, State, Zip
Little Rock, AR , 72201
Telephone
Not reported
E-mail
finaid@adhe.edu
Website
Website

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