Welcome to Arkansas State University!

The following criteria will be used by the Scholarship Committee in selecting recipients:

Currently Enrolled ASU Students (2017-18)

Minimum criteria:

  • U.S. Citizen
  • Arkansas Resident
  • Currently enrolled with a minimum of 30 ASUJ hours at the time of application
  • Overall 3.25 GPA
  • Eligible candidates cannot currently be receiving or have received in the past an ASU Institutional Scholarship (Scholar, Excellence, Leadership, Pride, Spirit, Promise, or Transfer)
  • Must complete an application
  • Scholarship is awarded competitively

How to apply:

  • The 2017-18 application has closed.  Please check back June 2018 for the 2018-19 application.

Award amount:

  • $500 Fall 2017
  • $500 Spring 2018


  • July 15, 2017

Terms of Award and Renewal:

  • Student must be enrolled in 15 A-State undergraduate hours at the Jonesboro campus for each fall and each spring semester to receive award.
  • Spring renewal is contingent upon student successfully completing a minimum of 12 ASUJ hours and maintaining an overall 3.25 GPA.
  • Award is annual; however, student can reapply each year to be considered for subsequent years. Student must successfully complete 30 ASUJ hours fall and spring semester combined with an overall 3.25 GPA.
  • Award holders who are dependents of faculty and staff will be paid 25% of the scholarship value per semester for ASUJ credit hours in addition to the faculty/staff discount.
  • All online degree programs are ineligible for Institutional Scholarships.