Scholarships for Arkansas Residents

From the Ozark Mountains to the Mississippi River, Arkansas has a lot to offer. And if you're an Arkansas resident attending college, the state has something else to offer: residence-based scholarships you help fund your education. Many of the available scholarships are funded by the state of Arkansas or local nonprofit foundations. Others are provided by individual universities, including the University of Arkansas, Arkansas State University, Southern Arkansas University and Arkansas Tech University. Potential recipients may be required to meet a minimum GPA, provide official transcripts and SAT scores, or write an essay. If you’re a resident of Arkansas and you’re interested in learning more about scholarships that you may be eligible for, continue reading below.

Showing 1-20 of 42 scholarships
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Greene, AR|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|Accredited Vocational School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors of Greene County, AR. Applicants must be planning to attend an accredited two or four year college/university, vocational school or trade school in the United States.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Greene, AR|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|Accredited Vocational School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors of Greene County, AR. Applicants must be planning to attend an accredited two or four year college/university, vocational school or trade school in the United States.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Greene, AR|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Trade|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Robert W. and Drucilla Lam Inman Scholarship Endowment is a $500 fund given to graduating seniors of Greene County, AR. The applicants must demonstrate financial need, community leadership and potential to succeed in college. The funds may be used in attending a post-secondary study at an accredited two or four-year college/university, vocational school or trade school in the United States.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Greene, AR|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|Four-year|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Light Fontaine School and Community Scholarship Endowment is a $500 fund provided to graduating high school senior. The applicant must be attending high school in Greene County, Arizona.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Greene, AR|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|Four-year|
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Greene County Retired Teachers Scholarship Endowment is a $500 fund given to graduating seniors of Greene County, AR. The applicant must be graduating from a public school and will be pursuing a major in education.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Emmy Witt Scholarship Endowment Arkansas Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Greene, AR|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|
  • Major: Study |Music|Art|
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Emmy Witt Scholarship Endowmentis given to high school graduating students of Greene County, Arkansas who will be pursuing a music and/or arts major. The scholarship offers $500 and the funds may be may be used for valid school-related expenses to further the recipients education.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Washington, AR|Benton, AR|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Trade School|Accredited Vocational|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Scholarship for students and teachers in Washington and Benton Counties in Arkansas.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Greene, AR|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|
  • Major: Study |Journalism|
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Fred and Oleatha Wulfekuhler Scholarship Endowmentis given to high school graduating students of Greene County, Arkansas who will major in journalism. The scholarship offers $500 and the funds may be may be used for valid school-related expenses to further the recipients education.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Arkansas|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Mississippi, AR|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|
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Gertrude Elizabeth Waldrup Scholarship Endowment is given to high school graduating senior girls from a High School in Mississippi County, Arkansas who plan to attend a college that would not otherwise be able to attend due to financial reasons. The scholarship offers $1000 and the funds may be may be used for valid school-related expenses to further the recipients education.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Univision Arkansas Scholarship Fund Arkansas Community Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 2,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Washington, AR|Benton, AR|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Sebastian, AR|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
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Scholarship provided to graduating seniors in Washington, Benton and Sebastian counties.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Arkansas|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduate Student|
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Arkansas Service Memorial Scholarship Endowment is a $2,500 scholarship open to children of Arkansans who lost their life in service in the state, nation, or community.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details The Jake McClain Driver KC5WXA Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Arkansas|Mississippi|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Louisiana|
  • Major: Study |Journalism|Electronics|Computer Science|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing electronics, computers or journalism in any institution. Applicants must have a Technical Class license or higher and can provide at least one QLSL card received within the past 12 months.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details MGMA Southern Section Scholarship Sponsored by MGMA Southern Section American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE)
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Oklahoma|Arkansas|Texas|Georgia|Mississippi|Alabama|Tennessee|South Carolina|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|Louisiana|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Florida|Missouri|Kentucky|
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This scholarship is open to students residing in one of the MGMA Southern Section states (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas) who is enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details College Scholarship Essay Contest The Bird Dog Foundation, Inc.
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  • 1,000 - 1,500
  • 2 awards
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Arkansas|Mississippi|Tennessee|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The scholarship is available to high school senior who resides in one of these states: Tennessee, Mississippi or Arkansas and U.S. citizen that plans to attend college or university.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 750
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Arkansas|
  • School (K-12): |Catholic High School for Boys, Little Rock, AR|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|
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Established in memory of Jim and Katie Butcher, this scholarship is awarded to graduating seniors of Catholic High School for Boys who plan to pursue a degree in engineering at a 4-year university in Arkansas.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details The Jackson County ARA Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Arkansas|Mississippi|Tennessee|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Louisiana|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Jackson County ARA Scholarship is given to a student who resides in Mississippi. If none identified, an awardee from ARRL Delta Division will be chosen. The scholarship provides a $500 fund yearly.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Sharp, AR|Fulton, AR|Izard, AR|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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FNBC Boyd Carpenter Scholarship offers scholarship to eligible graduating high school students from Fulton, Sharp or Izard County in Arkansas. A $1000 scholarship will be given to the chosen applicant.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details American Electric Power Scholarship American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Auxiliary, Inc.
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  • 4,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio|Michigan|Virginia|Oklahoma|Arkansas|West Virginia|Texas|Tennessee|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Louisiana|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Indiana|Kentucky|
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The scholarship was established by American Electric Power to award 1 student who demonstrates an interest in power engineering.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Greene, AR|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Dr. Richard Martin Memorial Scholarship Endowmentis given to high school graduating students of Greene County, Arkansas. The scholarship offers $500 and the funds may be may be used for valid school-related expenses to further the recipients education.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Greene, AR|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Darin B. Russell Memorial Scholarship is a scholarship offered to eligible senior high school students from Green County, Arkansas. This scholarship is worth $500.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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