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Scholarship Information

Arkansas Academic Challenge and the FAFSA (Pell Grant) applications open Oct 1

8 Steps to Filling Out the FAFSA

FSA ID website:

FAFSA website:

Here are some links to help:


o   Financial Aid Toolkit -


Tassel Time Scholarship Data Base  is an amazing tool to search for scholarships, find resources about college, and just about anything else pertaining to life after high school.  Email Ms. Shanks for the username and password. 


Upcoming Deadlines


M.F. Cash, Jr Scholarship Due in March 


Art students who plan to attend UCA in Conway – The Wingate Scholarship Due March 20

AR Trucking Assoc Carl Tapp Technichiam Scholarship Due March 30 

Mike Rowe Technical Scholarship Due March 31

Delta Kappa Gamma –Chi Chapter Scholarship  for girls who plan to become a teacher 

PACE Industries Automation & Systems Integration OR Manufacturing Technology Program Scholarships Due April 1

Grubb Springs Extension Homemakers Club Scholarship Due April 1

Carroll Electric Co-op Lineman Technology Scholarship Due April 1

AR School Plant Management Assoc Scholarship Due April 1st

AR Assoc of Career & Technical Ed Administrators Scholarship for Program Completers Due April 1

Arkansas Rural Education Association Scholarship for Children of Member Employees  Due April 2nd to Mrs. Bogle

Arkansas Rural Education Association Scholarship for Member Schools Due April 2nd to Mrs. Bogle

Arkansas Rural Education Association Scholarship for students going to a Vocational School upon graduation Due April 2nd to Mrs. Bogle
Charles Trammell Memorial Scholarship Due to Ms. Shanks by April 15
Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program Due April 15
Alyssa Paige Slape Scholarship Due April 15
National Bird Dog Museum located in Grand Junction, TN. Each year we hold an annual scholarship essay contest for high school seniors in the states of Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee.  Due April 15
College Board Scholarships
The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships to the children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen attending post–high school, undergraduate, and career technical education programs.
Various scholarhsips with Revolving deadlines:
John McCain Scholarship app link
Aircraft Electronics and Flight Training app link 
Architects app link 
Dental Hygene Scholarships for 2 or 4 year degrees: app link 
Funeral Service app link
New York Times Writing and Fine Arts Portfolio app link
Nursing app link
Pharmacy and related fields app link
For the Visually Impaired app link
Welding app link  or Arc Welding projects app link
Arkansas Jobs with related Scholarships at Explore Arkansas Careers
How to Pay For College Magazine
Sallie Mae Paying for College

The best source of information about Arkansas Colleges and funding for those colleges can be found at the Arkansas

Department of Higher Education website:

USA Today:  Top 10 Scholarship Search Engines:

Career OneStop Scholarship Finder

The Christian Connector provides a free Christian college information and scholarship service.

ACT Financial Aid eBook



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