Arkansas Governor's Scholars Program

Sponsor: Arkansas Department of Higher Education

$4,000 - $10,000
award type
Feb 1st, 2016
application deadline
75 - 375
1377 Awarded, 6216 Applied
Prior Year

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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.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must attend a university, a four-year college or a two-year college
  • Must study full-time
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Minimum 3.5 GPA
  • Must currently be a high school student
  • Restricted to residents of Arkansas
  • Restricted to students studying in Arkansas

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