Scholarships

FAQ for Application 2016

Scholarships

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 is the deadline for the FACS Scholarships for the academic year of 2016-2017.

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE. THERE IS ONE APPLICATION FOR ALL FACS/IDSN/NUTR SCHOLARSHIPS.

Please select based on your academic standing in the 2016-2017 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
INTERIOR DESIGN SCHOLARSHIP FUND
NATIONAL WALLCOVERING INTERIOR DESIGN SCHOLARSHIP
EMILY OATES SCHOLARSHIPS (FACS Education Majors)
DR. NINA ROOFE NUTRITION SCHOLARSHIP
NINA RUSS ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP
SUELLEN WARD ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP FUND
CONNIE WESTBROOK SCHOLARSHIP

 

 

Undergraduate Students:

Please select this scholarship application if you will be an undergraduate student in the 2016-2017 school year.

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 2.70 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 6, 2016

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 and 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 2.70 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 2016-2017 school year.

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 6, 2016.

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.