Financial Aid

2014-2015
ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY-BEEBE
ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

The following ASU-Beebe System Scholarships can be used for coursework at any ASU-Beebe campus: Beebe, Heber Springs, Little Rock Air Force Base, or Searcy. A completed scholarship application includes: Scholarship application, completed application for admission, current high school transcript, and qualifying ACT, SAT or COMPASS exam scores. ASU-Beebe System Scholarships are awarded one semester at a time for consecutive fall and spring semesters only and do not cover summer terms with the exception of Technical programs that run through summer terms. Under Arkansas law, ACT 323, other financial aid received may reduce the value of the academic award. All scholarships are awarded based on the availability of funds. 

Chancellor’s Scholarship

Requirements:

Arkansas resident with a minimum composite ACT Score of 27 or an SAT score of 1820, or COMPASS scores of 95 in Reading, 95 in Writing, 60 in Algebra. Must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours per semester.

Award Amount:

In-state tuition only scholarship for up to 18 hours plus $250 per semester.

Renewal conditions:

Must successfully complete a minimum of 12 hours each semester with a cumulative grade point average of a 3.0 or higher.

Maximum Award:

Four semesters or completion of an associate degree.

Priority Application Deadline:

April 1

Academic Achievement Scholarship

Requirements:

Arkansas resident with a composite ACT score of 23-26 or an SAT score of 1590, or COMPASS scores of 91 in Reading, 95 in Writing, 55 in Algebra. Must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours per semester.

Award Amount:

In-state Tuition only scholarship for up to 15 hours per semester.

Renewal conditions:

Must successfully complete a minimum of 12 hours each semester with a cumulative grade point average of a 3.0 or higher.

Maximum Award:

Four semesters or completion of an associate degree.

Priority Application Deadline:

April 1

Academic Opportunity Scholarship

Requirements:

Arkansas resident with a composite ACT score of 21-22, or an SAT score of 1500, or COMPASS scores of 88 in reading, 89 in writing, and 45 in Algebra. Must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours per semester.

Award Amount:

$1000 annually divided evenly between Fall and Spring semesters for tuition only.

Renewal conditions:

Must successfully complete a minimum of 12 hours each semester with a cumulative grade point average of a 3.0 or higher.

Maximum Award:

Four semesters or completion of an associate degree.

Priority Application Deadline:

April 1

Arkansas Scholars Scholarship

Requirements:

Selected as an “Arkansas Scholar” from a participating high school. Must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours per semester.

Award Amount:

$1000 annually divided evenly between Fall and Spring semesters for tuition only.

Renewal conditions:

Must successfully complete a minimum of 12 hours each semester with a cumulative grade point average of a 3.0 or higher.

Maximum Award:

Four semesters or completion of an associate degree.

Priority Application Deadline:

June 1

Second Opportunity Scholarship

The Second Opportunity scholarship is for returning students with no more than thirty (30) credit hours (no more than 45 attempted hours). This scholarship allows students with past academic experience the second opportunity to complete a degree. Download Application

Requirements:

COMPASS scores of 83 in Reading, 80 in writing, and 41 in Algebra. Test scores must have been completed within the previous three years. Must be enrolled at least half-time.

Award Amount:

In-state tuition only for up to 15 hours for Associate degree programs, or In-state tuition for all technical program courses.

Renewal conditions:

Cumulative grade point average of 3.0. Successful completion of all technical program courses, or 12 hours if enrolled if enrolled full-time, or 6 hours if enrolled half-time.

Maximum Award:

             Four semesters, or completion of an associate degree, or completion of one 
             technical certificate. 

Application Deadline:

June 1

GED Scholarship

Requirements:

           Arkansas resident with a GED score of 600 or above. Test date must be 
           within the previous 18 months and prior to January 2, 2014. 
           OR
           Arkansas resident with a GED score of 680 with scores of at least 170 in
           each subject area. Test date must be from January 2, 2014 or later.

Award amount:

In-state tuition only for up to 15 hours. Must be enrolled at least half-time.

Renewal conditions:

Cumulative grade point average of 3.0. Successful completion 12 hours if enrolled if enrolled full-time, or 6 hours if enrolled half-time.

No Application Deadline
 

Technical Certificate Academic Scholarship

Requirements:

Arkansas resident with a composite ACT score of 19, or COMPASS scores of 83 in reading, 80 in writing, and 41 in Algebra.

Award Amount:

In-state tuition only for all technical courses for the duration of the technical program if renewal requirements are met.

Renewal conditions:

Cumulative grade point average of 3.0. after each semester.

          Maximum Award:

                       Completion of one technical certificate.

Priority Application Deadline:

April 1

Technical Scholarship for High School Seniors

Requirements:

One senior may be selected by each area high school.

Award Amount:

In-state tuition only for all technical courses for the duration of the technical program if renewal requirements are met.

Renewal conditions:

Cumulative grade point average of 3.0. after each semester.

Maximum Award:

           Completion of one technical certificate.

Priority Application Deadline:

April 1

 ASUS Regional Career Center Scholarship

Requirements:

Have completed one year at a high school Regional Career Center. Selection is made by the Regional Career Center. 

Award Amount:

In-state tuition only for all technical courses for the duration of the technical program if renewal requirements are met.

Renewal conditions:

Cumulative grade point average of 3.0. after each semester.

Maximum Award:

            Completion of one technical certificate.

Priority Application Deadline:

April 1

VSO Skills USA Scholarship

Requirements:

First place in VSO Skills USA/HOSA Olympics or state officer in high school.
First-time entering students only.

Award Amount:

In-state tuition only for up to 15 hours for associate degree programs, or In-state tuition for all technical program courses.

Renewal conditions:

Cumulative grade point average of 3.0. Successful completion of all technical program courses, or 12 hours if enrolled if enrolled for an Associate Degree program.

Maximum Award:

            Four semesters, or completion of an associate degree, or completion of one
            technical certificate. 

Application Deadline:

June 1

Honors Program Scholarship

Honors program information and application

Requirements:

Arkansas resident with a composite ACT score of 24 or above with no sub-score below a 19. No remedial coursework required.

Award Amount:

$1000 annually divided evenly between Fall and Spring semesters.

Renewal conditions:

Must successfully complete a minimum of 12 hours each semester with a cumulative grade point average of a 3.25 or higher.

Maximum Award:

Four semesters or completion of an associate degree.

Priority Application Deadline:

June 1

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