Scholarships

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Scholarships

 

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 was the deadline for the FACS Scholarships for the academic year of 2015-2016.

Applications are no longer available until Spring 2016

 

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE. THERE IS ONE APPLICATION

FOR ALL FACS/IDSN/NUTR SCHOLARSHIPS.

 

Please select based on your academic standing in the 2015-2016 school year. If you will be an undergraduate student, please select undergraduate. If you will be a graduate student, please fill out the graduate application.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS:

ADAMS-LINDSAY-WEBB ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP

GEORG ANDERSEN INTERIOR DESIGN SCHOLARSHIP

CECILY COFFELT-BULLARD ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP

GRACE PHELPS DUPREE ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP

MARTHA STONE HARDING ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP

DR. MARY HARLAN SCHOLARSHIP

MARY ANN AND ANDREW HIEGEL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP

DR. ROY C. AND DOLLIE RANDLEMAN HOLL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP

NATIONAL WALLCOVERING INTERIOR DESIGN SCHOLARSHIP

EMILY OATES SCHOLARSHIPS (FACS Education Majors)

NINA RUSS ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP

CONNIE WESTBROOK SCHOLARSHIP

 

Undergraduate Students:

Please select this scholarship application if you will be an undergraduate student in the 2015-2016 school year.

Scholarship Application Form is no longer available.

Criteria for Selecting Candidates for Scholarships:

* The candidate must be an undergraduate major in an area of Family and Consumer Sciences at the University of Central Arkansas.

* The undergraduate candidate must be a full-time student and enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester credit hours each semester.

* The undergraduate candidate must have a minimum of 2.50 cumulative grade point average from all attempted college coursework on a minimum of 24 credit hours completed at the end of current semester, 12 of which are at UCA.

* The candidate must have demonstrated leadership skills in departmental organizations, campus and non-campus activities.

* The candidate must complete the application with all required information.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.

* Applications must be submitted online.

* The recipient must attend the annual Family and Consumer Sciences Alumni/Student Recognition Luncheon at UCA on April 10, 2015

 

Procedure for Selecting Scholarship Recipients:

* A scholarship committee composed of UCA Family and Consumer Sciences faculty members will review applications and select recipients.

* The recipients will be notified by e-mail prior to the luncheon date.

Payment of Scholarship:

* The scholarship shall be paid to the recipient per requested plan on the dates of registration for indicated semesters of the academic year on the condition that the student continues to maintain at least a 2.50 GPA and continues to major in one of the specialization areas of Family and Consumer Sciences.  In the event the recipient discontinues his/her enrollment or changes his/her major after the beginning of the fall semester, the unused funds shall be awarded in subsequent years to another recipient.

 

Graduate Students:

Please select this scholarship application if you will be a graduate student in the 2015-2016 school year.

Scholarship Application Form is no longer available.

Graduate Scholarship Application

Criteria for Selecting Candidates for Scholarships:

* The candidate must be a graduate student in an area of Family and Consumer Sciences at the University of Central Arkansas.

* The graduate candidate must have a minimum of 3.0 cumulative grade point average from all graduate college coursework.

* The candidate must have demonstrated leadership skills in academic & professional work experiences.

* The candidate must complete the application with all required information.  The student must submit the complete application packets. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

* Applications must be typewritten and submitted online.

* The recipient must attend the annual Family and Consumer Sciences Alumni/Student Recognition Luncheon at UCA on April 10, 2015.

 

Procedure for Selecting Scholarship Recipients:

* A scholarship committee composed of UCA Family and Consumer Sciences faculty members will review applications and select recipients.

* The recipients will be notified by e-mail prior to the luncheon date.

 

Payment of Scholarship:

* The scholarship shall be paid to the recipient per requested plan on the dates of registration for indicated semesters of the academic year on the condition that the student continues to maintain at least a 3.0 GPA and continues to major in one of the specialization areas of Family and Consumer Sciences.  In the event the recipient discontinues his/her enrollment or changes his/her major, he/she will forfeit the scholarship and the unused funds shall be awarded in subsequent years to another recipient.