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Honors College Scholarships


Hazel Deutsch Honors Scholarship for Outstanding Performance

Deadline:  March 14


An eligible recipient must meet the following requirements:

  1. Junior or senior standing at the time of use of funds;
  2. Has demonstrated outstanding performance in The Honors College;
  3. Does not currently receive the following scholarships:
    • University Honors Scholarship/Astate Scholar, or
    • Chancellor’s Scholarship/Astate Leadership; and
  4. Has a minimum GPA of 3.25.
  5. Demonstrated financial need may be taken into consideration.
  6. The selection committee may consider current recipient for renewal if criteria continues to be met; students must resubmit an application annually to be considered for renewal.

Hazel Deutsch Honors Scholarship APPLICATION


Hoeper Family Honors Scholarship for Non-Arkansas Residents

Deadline:  March 14


An eligible recipient must meet the following requirements:

  1. Scholarship is available to students of all levels (freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior);
  2. Student must be a permanent resident outside the state of Arkansas;
  3. First preference are out-of-state Honors students with an ACT of 30 and above;
  4. Second preference are out-of-state Honors students with an ACT of 26 - 29;
  5. Academic performance, financial need, and community service may be considered.
  6. The selection committee may consider current recipient for renewal if criteria continues to be met; students must resubmit an application annually to be considered for renewal.

Hoeper Family Honors Scholarship APPLICATION


V.C. & Bertie H. Kays Educational Scholarship for Academic Excellence

Deadline:  March 14


An eligible recipient must meet the following requirements:

  1. Sophomore standing or higher at time of use of funds.
  2. ACT score of 30 or higher or equivalent.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of the U.S. Constitution and the Declaration of Independence through an essay provided with application.
  4. All finalists should be prepared for a personal interview.
  5. Only open to Bachelor’s degree students.
  6. As specified in the trust, no scholarships will be awarded in the athletic or physical education fields; or to persons who advocate legalizing the use of chemical substances that have an adverse effect upon the mental or physical well being of humans.
  7. It is understood that senior recipients will be working on an Honors senior thesis.

What the Scholarship Provides (these provisions encompass the total benefits provided by ASU and are inclusive of any benefits from other scholarships/awards)

  1. Awarded annually in spring for next fiscal year;
  2. Tuition and fees for up to 18 hours per semester;
  3. Possible stipend of up to $1,000 per semester;
  4. On-campus room and board.

NOTE:  Partial scholarships may be awarded.


How to Maintain the Scholarship

  1. May be maintained for up to six semesters or graduation if one begins as a sophomore;
  2. Must maintain a 3.5 GPA each semester to continue;
  3. Must enroll in a minimum of 15 hours per semester;
  4. Must enroll in at least one Honors course per semester;
  5. The selection committee may consider current recipient for renewal if criteria continues to be met; students must resubmit an application annually to be considered for renewal.

Kays Educational Scholarship APPLICATION

Scholarships

ASU has a variety of scholarships including institutional, privately funded, scholarships for transfer students, current students and more!


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Privately Funded Scholarships

All students are eligible to apply for a variety of privately funded scholarships administered by Arkansas State University and the ASU Foundation. Scholarships are for full-time students and require evidence of scholastic achievement and/or outstanding ability in the area of the award.


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