Retaining the Scholarship

  The specific requirements for retaining the scholarship or renewing it each year are:

  • ARK-LSAMP Scholars must major or plan to major in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics at UALR.
  • Complete a minimum of 24 credits during the fall and spring semesters each year (i.e., maintaining full-time status).
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative overall grade point average of 3.00.
  • Attend three enrichment activities per semester.
  • Attend ARK-LSAMP Spring Research Conference.
  • Conduct a research project and present results as a junior/senior.
  • Fully participate in the summer academy.