2017-2018 Arkansas Scholars Scholarship



Deadline: March 1, 2017

Students are encouraged to apply early for admission to UAFS.  Eligible students will be those high school seniors graduating in the spring of 2017 and begin seeking a bachelor degree through UAFS in the Fall of that same year.


NOTE: All materials for the Application for Admission and Scholarship Application must be received by the deadline.


2017-2018 Eligible Schools

  • Alma
  • Greenwood High School
  • Mountainburg
  • Northside
  • Ozark
  • Southside
  • Van Buren
  • Westside

NOTE: High School Counselors must notify the UAFS Scholarship Advisor and/or Director of Financial Aid of qualifying students, in writing, by June 15, 2017.

Eligibility Criteria

Renewal Criteria


  • Be named an Arkansas Scholar from an Eligible School
  • Maintain 2.8 cumulative UAFS GPA
  • Maintain full time status (30 credit hours per year recommended)
  • $2,000 over 2 years
  • $1,000 for tuition and fees each year




  • Students must fill out and turn in an application to the UAFS Office of Financial Aid by March 1, 2017
  • Students must meet all four of the Arkansas Scholars Program requirements and be certified by their respective high school
  • The UAFS Arkansas Scholars Scholarship may not be combined with any other UAFS tuition scholarship.