How can I apply to ARK-LSAMP Program?

You need to complete several forms to apply to the University Science Scholars Program.

  • Fill out and submit the UALR Admissions Application (on-line You must apply on-line.
  • Fill out and submit the UALR Academic Scholarship Application (on-line at
  • Fill out and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (on-line at Submitting this form on-line is faster and easier but you can submit a paper form
  • Fill out and submit the ARK-LSAMP application form.  This application includes writing a personal essay on your interests, goals, accomplishments, and work ethic.
  • For priority consideration, your application should be complete by February 1st; however, we will accept applications until May 1st depending on available funds.