Scholarships

Frequently Asked Questions

Scholarships

Monday, March 10, 2014 is the deadline for the FACS Scholarships for the academic year of 2014 - 2015.

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE. SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE BY CHOOSING GRADUATE APPLICATION OR UNDERGRADUATE APPLICATION IN THE DROP DOWN MENU TO THE LEFT. THERE IS ONE APPLICATION FOR ALL FACS/IDSN/NUTR SCHOLARSHIPS.

Frequently Asked Questions

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:

Scholarship Form

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.  Transcripts can be submitted online or submitted to McAlister 100.

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

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 email 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:

Scholarship Form

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.

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

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 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.