Additional Funding Opportunities

College and Departmental Scholarships

Outside Scholarships

State Programs (Arkansas)

Fostering Success Scholarship

  • Annual award up to $9000 per year
  • Renewable for 4 years (5 years for Architecture and MAT students) with 30 hours per year and 3.00 GPA
  • Awarded to students who have been in foster care from Arkansas (in home) for at least one full year, who have need or who have been declared as independent through FAFSA, and who have demonstrated academic potential. Students selected as Fostering Success Scholars will also participate in a peer and faculty mentoring program. Fostering Success Scholars will have opportunities to get involved in engagement activities on campus and in the community. Students interested in applying for this award should call the Academic Scholarship Office at 479-575-4464. Each applicant will have an advisor assist them with the full application process which includes an application for admission by January 15th (apply.uark.edu), completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and the University of Arkansas Scholarship application by February 1. Students are encouraged to complete the process (with their University of Arkansas advisor) by the early consideration deadline of Nov. 15th as they may also be eligible for additional awards.

Need-Based Aid

Other University of Arkansas Scholarships