Trojan SMART

Welcome to Trojan SMART, UA Little Rock’s Scholarship Manager And Resource Tool. Trojan SMART is your one-stop-shop for everything scholarship related at UA Little Rock. 

Application opens: Monday, October 1, 2018
Final deadline: Friday, March 1, 2019

If you’re looking for scholarship opportunities to help you fund the upcoming year at UA Little Rock, we have good news: current students can apply for several different types of UA Little Rock scholarships by submitting a single scholarship application!

New Incoming Freshman & New Transfer Students:

  • Applications open October 1st for the 2019-2020 academic year.
  • You must be fully admitted to UA Little Rock to qualify for scholarship opportunities.
  • For need-based scholarship consideration, you must complete the FAFSA for the award year in which you are applying before the March 1 deadline.
  • Applicants are not guaranteed awards.
  • Applications completed by December 1 will receive priority consideration.
  • Final deadline is March 1

Continuing UA Little Rock Students:

  • Applications open October 1st for the 2019-2020 academic year.
  • You must be in good academic standing to be eligible.
  • For need-based scholarship consideration, you must complete the FAFSA for the award year in which you are applying before the March 1 deadline.
  • Applicants are not guaranteed awards.
  • Final deadline is March 1

What to Expect:

  • You will be presented with the general application after logging in.
  • After completing and submitting the general application, you will be presented with any scholarship opportunities. Some of these additional opportunities, but not all, will request additional information to help determine your eligibility.
  • Please be prepared to provide essays and e-mail addresses of individuals who will be providing required reference letters or other documents. These documents must be uploaded to your online application by the scholarship opportunity deadline. The application will state if letters of reference, essays, etc. are required for a scholarship.
  • After completing all of the above, you will receive a confirmation email from financialaid@ualr.edu.
  • You will want to check Trojan SMART regularly as new scholarship opportunities may be added.
  • Some users may experience slow website performance as deadline dates approach.
  • If selected for a scholarship, an award notification will be sent to your UA Little Rock email address, so be sure to monitor your official UA Little Rock email account.

Checking the Status of your application in Trojan SMART:

To check the status of your scholarship application, log into Trojan SMART and go to the main page that shows your “general application”. Scroll to the bottom and you will see the status of your scholarships within that award cycle.

  • Submitted= Still in Review
  • Not Selected for Award= you were not chosen for the award at this time
  • Awarded= you received an award. Instructions were e-mailed to you, and you need to click on the listed opportunity to accept your award, etc.