Alumni Association Scholarships

The UCA Foundation on-line scholarship application will open on
January 8, 2018.
For more information, contact foundation@uca.edu or (501) 450-3650.

Digital 2017-2018 Scholarship Brochure PDF

Alumni Association Scholarships

To apply for scholarships, visit uca.edu/go/foundation-scholarshipsFor more information, contact (501) 450-3130 or (501) 450-3650.

HANK ADAMS SCHOLARSHIP
For full-time undergraduate students with a declared major, who are
U. S. citizens and in good academic standing. Must have completed
12 credit hours or more at UCA and be a legal Arkansas resident or
the child/grandchild of a former UCA student who has received a
degree or has completed a minimum of 60 hours at UCA. Preference
given to students who do not qualify or receive any academic
scholarships and those who do not qualify for need-based grants.
Selection based on financial need and academic performance.

AFRICAN AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP
For full-time African American students who are entering freshmen
with an ACT score of 21 or above and a high school GPA of 2.75 or
above. First preference shall be given to recent high school graduates
who are residents of Ashley, Drew, Union, Desha, Phillips, Chicot,
St. Francis or Jefferson County. Second preference shall be given to
students who are residents of Arkansas. Selection based on academic
performance, financial need, and 200-300 word essay explaining what
impact the recipient will have on the African American culture at
UCA.

ALUMNI GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP AND ENDOWMENT
For full-time undergraduate students with 60 credit hours or more
completed at UCA and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above. Selection
based on financial need and essay explaining why you chose your
field of study and what leadership and/or academic services you have
demonstrated at UCA. A recommendation letter from a UCA staff
or faculty member must be submitted attesting to your leadership
and/or academic services to UCA.

MARVIN BISHOP MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
For full-time undergraduate students who have completed 60 or
more credit hours and are Arkansas residents. First preference given to
Cherokee descendants. Requires a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above.
Selection based on academic performance and consideration may be
given to financial need.

HARVEY A. BUFFALO SCHOLARSHIP
For full-time undergraduate students with a minimum of 12 credit
hours completed at UCA and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
Applicants with 24 or more credit hours completed at UCA will
be given first consideration. Selection based on financial need and
academic performance.

DAVID AND LAURA GRIMES SCHOLARSHIP FUND
For full-time entering freshmen and current UCA students who are
graduates of Conway or Springdale Public Schools with a high school
GPA of 2.5 or above. First preference given to descendants of David
and Laura Grimes and their siblings. Selection based on academic
performance and financial need.

B. A. LEWIS GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS
For full-time students who have sufficient credit toward a bachelor’s
degree at UCA and have been accepted into the UCA graduate school
or students who have completed 6 graduate hours or more at UCA
with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or above. Selection based on academic
performance.

DOROTHY LONG SCHOLARSHIP
For full-time undergraduate students who are majoring in
mathematics or within the College of Natural Sciences and
Mathematics. Requires cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above and
completion of 60 or more credit hours at UCA. Selection based on
academic performance, financial need.

H. L. MINTON SCHOLARSHIP
For full-time undergraduate students who are U. S. citizens and have
completed 60 or more credit hours at UCA. Must be a legal Arkansas
resident or the child/grandchild of a former UCA student or UCA
graduate. Selection based on financial need and academic performance.

JAN A. NEWCOMER AFA ENDOWMENT FUND
For students who are current members of the Association of Future
Alumni (AFA) and in good academic standing. Consideration may
be given to financial need.

JOHN C. ROHWEDER SCHOLARSHIP FUND
For full-time undergraduate students who have completed 30 or more
credit hours with a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or above. First preference
given to non-traditional students majoring in writing or pursuing a
degree within the College of Fine Arts and Communication. Selection
based on academic performance and submitted essay.
Consideration may be given to financial need.

SILAS AND MARY SNOW SCHOLARSHIP
For full-time undergraduate students who are U. S. citizens and have
completed 60 or more credit hours at UCA with a cumulative GPA
of 3.75 or above. Must be a legal Arkansas resident, the child or the
grandchild of a former UCA student or UCA graduate. Selection
based on academic performance.

SULLARDS FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP FUND
For full-time undergraduate or graduate students who have completed
60 credit hours or more; 30 of those hours must have been completed
in the UCA College of Education and who plan to teach. Must have a
cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above and be a child/grandchild of a parent
or grandparent of a UCA graduate. Selection based on financial need.

UCA LICENSE PLATE PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP
For full-time students who are the child/grandchild of a UCA
graduate and have completed 60 credit hours or more at UCA with a
cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above. Selection based on academic
performance and essay explaining why you chose your field of study
and what leadership and/or academic services you have demonstrated
at UCA. A recommendation letter from a UCA staff or faculty
member must be submitted attesting to your leadership and/or
academic services to UCA.

DR. JOE AND CHARLENE WALTHALL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
For full-time students pursuing a degree in special education or early
childhood education. Requires a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above and
completion of 60 credit hours or more. Selection based on academic
performance. Consideration may be given to financial need.