The following are the eligibility requirements:

  • US Citizen or permanent resident
  • Age 19 & over, or high school senior
  • First-generation college student (neither parent has a 4-year college degree)
  • Reside in Arkansas, Ashley, Desha, Bradley, Chicot, Drew, Cleveland, Jefferson, Lincoln, Monroe, Phillips, or Prairie County
  • Meet federal guidelines to demonstrate financial need (based on taxable income)