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The scholarship is administered through the ASU Financial Aid & Scholarships Office. Any questions concerning the scholarship should be directed to the Financial Aid & Scholarships Office at (870) 972-2310.

Arkansas State University reserves the right to make changes to the scholarship program at any time based on available funding and eligible applicants.

Scholarship Information

  • Arkansas State University partners with Americorps to offer five renewable undergraduate scholarships annually, for classes taken on the A-State campus in Jonesboro, valued at $2000 ($1000 per semester).
  • Award holders who are dependents of faculty and staff will be paid 25 percent of the scholarship value per semester for credit hours at the A-State campus in Jonesboro or Paragould in addition to the faculty/staff discount.
  • To apply, simply provide proof of your completed Americorps service (ex. copy of certificate of completion).  Five recipients will be selected annually.
  • Students must successfully complete 12 ASUJ hours per semester and maintain a cumulative 3.00 gpa for renewal.
  • All awards are based on available funding.

For more information regarding Americorps, visit http://www.americorps.gov/