Vance C. Ogden Memorial Scholarship

DEADLINE: Friday, April 1, 2022, at 5 p.m.

The UA Little Rock Department of World Languages awards the Vance C. Ogden Memorial Scholarship annually to a student seeking a degree in the Department of World Languages to support their continued language studies during the coming academic year.

Note: Donaghey Scholars, Chancellor’s Leadership Scholars, and Entering Freshman Scholarship recipients are not eligible for this award.

Scholarship Requirements

  • Be a current full- or part-time UA Little Rock student seeking a degree in the Department of World Languages
  • Continue language studies in the department during the 2022-2023 academic year
  • Have a minimum 3.00 GPA
  • Submission of the official application form by the application deadline

A complete application includes the official application form and uploading the following documents to the form:

  • recommendation letter from a UA Little Rock world languages instructor (uploaded by the applicant to the form or sent by the instructor directly to Tina Tipton at tktipton@ualr.edu)
  • a CV or résumé
  • an essay (200-250 words) discussing why studying a foreign language is valuable to you, and
  • a brief statement (7-8 sentences) explaining how the scholarship will help you financially

Apply now at bit.ly/UALROgden

Questions? Please contact our department chair, Dr. Andrew Deiser.