Financial Aid

What about Scholarships?

Here are two scholarship searches that can be used to find scholarships:

Go to the website, enter your information, then it will generate a list of scholarships for you to explore.  You will need to fill out an application for each scholarship for which you wish to apply.


State Scholarships

In January, seniors will complete the YOUniversal Application on the Arkansas Department of Higher Education website (  This will submit their application for all state scholarships, two of which are:

Arkansas Academic Challenge Scholarship:  Deadline June 1

                                                                    Requirement:  19 on the ACT                                            

Governor’s Distinguished Scholarship:  Deadline February 1

                                                              Requirements:  32 on the ACT and 3.5 gpa


Other Scholarships

Local Scholarships—applications are available between February 1 and April 1

  Bud and Katie Sampley Memorial Scholarship

  Mountain Harbor Scholarship

  Jack and Jeanne Sellers Memorial Scholarship

  Leon Pierce and Marie (Hopper) Pierce Memorial Scholarship

  Justin Estes Memorial Scholarship


Other Scholarships—Many applications are on the internet or check with companies with which you do business, such as: 

  State Farm Insurance

  Modern Woodmen of America


  Farm Bureau Insurance

  Dixie Softball

  Dixie Baseball

  Coca-Cola Scholarship-Deadline is October 31

  Dell Scholar’s Program

  Best Buy

  Apple Scholars Program  

  Horatio Algers Scholarship