Important Dates

2016

December 1

Priority Deadline:

  • Freshman Academic Merit Scholarships
  • Fall 2017 Shelby Breedlove Transfer Scholarship
  • Chancellor’s Leadership Corps Scholarship
  • EIT Scholars Scholarship
  • EAST Scholars Scholarship

2017

January 1

  • 2017-18 Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE) YOUniversal scholarship and grant application available: adhe.edu

February 1

Final Deadline:

  • Freshman Academic Merit Scholarships
  • EIT Scholars Scholarship
  • Arkansas Governor’s Scholars deadline

Priority Deadline:

  • Donaghey Scholars Program

Preferred Deadline:

  • Chancellor’s Leadership Corps Scholarship
  • EAST Scholarship

March 1

Final Deadline:

  • Private Scholarships
  • Donaghey Scholars Program

Priority Deadline:

  • Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation in STEM

Fall 2017 Priority financial aid deadline:

  • This gives you the best chance of receiving federal grants and work study funds

April 1

Final Deadline:

  • Chancellor’s Leadership Corps Scholarship
  • EAST Scholars Scholarship
  • Fall 2017 Shelby Breedlove Transfer Scholarship

May 1

Final Deadline:

  • Freshman Academic Merit Scholarship – acceptance deadline
  • Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation in STEM

June 1

  • Arkansas Challenge (Lottery) Scholarship deadline
  • Arkansas “GO” Opportunities Grant deadline

July 1

Preferred Deadline:

  • To ensure financial aid eligibility is determined before regular payment deadline for Fall 2017 semester