New Incoming Transfer Student

Scholarships are available to entering transfer students and to out-of-state entering transfer students

Incoming Transfer Students: Simply apply for admission and turn in all credentials by August 17, 2020, in order to be considered for our Shelby Breedlove Transfer Scholarship or Trojan Transfer award – no scholarship application is necessary.

The deadline has passed to apply for all other awards listed.

Transfer Scholarships & Criteria
Scholarship Annual Award GPA* Other Criteria
Shelby Breedlove Transfer Scholarship
  • $5,000 tuition & fees
  • Up to 4 semesters awarded
3.50
  • Must have 45+ transferable credit hours completed at time of admission application
  • Arkansas resident
  • $3,000 tuition & fees
  • Up to 4 semesters awarded
3.25
Academic All Star
  • Tuition & Fees for 15 hours of enrollment per semester, awarded at time of admission
  • Up to 4 semesters awarded
  • Student must be named an Academic All-Star at an Arkansas two-year college
Trojan Transfer
  • $4,000 tuition & fees
  • Up to 4 semesters awarded
3.50
  • Must have between 27-60 transferable hours at time of admission application
  • $3,000 tuition & fees
  • Up to 4 semesters awarded
3.25
  • $2,000 tuition & fees
  • Up to 4 semesters awarded
3.00
Transfer2EIT Scholarship
  • Amount Varies
  • Up to 4 semesters awarded
3.00
  • Arkansas resident
  • Awarded to students who have only attended UA PTC or ASU Beebe who are transferring with 30+ transfer hours and a minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA
  • Must major in the College of Engineering and Information Technology
  • Must submit scholarship application by April 1st deadline

*GPA: Minimum cumulative transfer GPA at the time of application.

*Transferrable Hours: The number of hours that transfer to UA Little Rock, not total hours earned at prior institution(s).

Additional Information:

  • Must be a first-time UA Little Rock student (excluding concurrent classes)
  • Must enroll in a minimum of 15 hours per semester and maintain a 3.0+ cumulative GPA
Out-of-state Entering Transfer Students
Add to any eligible award.
Scholarship Annual Award Other Criteria
Contiguous State Waiver
  • Waives the out-of-state portion of tuition
  • Must meet requirements for unconditional admission
  • Must be degree seeking
  • Must reside in contiguous state (OK, MO, TN, MS, LA, TX)
New Arkansan Non-Resident Tuition Award
(For students not receiving a contiguous state waiver)

Minimum 3.30 cumulative transfer GPA at time of admission application:

  • 90% of the difference between resident and nonresident tuition
  • If fewer than 24 credit hours transferred, must also meet 22 cumulative ACT (or equivalent SAT) score and minimum 3.00 cumulative high school GPA at time of admission application

Minimum 3.00 cumulative transfer GPA at time of admission application:

  • 80% of the difference between resident and nonresident tuition
Privately-funded Scholarships
Over $2 million in scholarships funded through the generosity of private donors.
  • $1,000 – $5,000 per year
  • Criteria vary with each scholarship
  • Must submit FAFSA by April 1 to be considered
  • Must submit scholarship application by April 1 deadline