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A-State Incentive Scholarship

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

Currently Enrolled A-State Students (2020-21)
 

Minimum criteria:
 

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

How to apply:

  • The 2020-2021 application will be available on our website June 2020.

Award amount:
 

  • $1000 Fall 2020
  • $1000 Spring 2021

Deadline:
 

  • July 15, 2020

Terms of Award and Renewal:
 

  • Student must be enrolled in 15 A-State undergraduate hours at the Jonesboro campus, when enrollment is locked on the 11th class day, each fall and each spring semester to receive award.
  • Any student who receives all W’s, F’s, WN’s, I’s and/or FN’s at the end of any fall term will lose their scholarship for any future semesters.
  • Award is annual; however, student must reapply each year in June to be considered for subsequent years. Student must also successfully complete 30 A-State Jonesboro hours fall, spring, and summer semesters combined with an overall 3.25 GPA to be considered for renewal.
  • Award holders who are dependents of faculty and staff will be paid 25% of the scholarship value per semester for A-State Jonesboro credit hours in addition to the faculty/staff discount.
  • Silver Scholars and students in online degree programs are ineligible for Institutional Scholarships.