Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Teaching Scholarships


Denny and Kathryn Dickinson Endowed Scholarship

Denny and Kathryn Dickinson offers financial support to a student enrolled in the Associate of Arts in Teaching degree.  This is a fall-spring scholarship and the stipend available for each semester of the academic year ranges from $250 – $500.  Continued eligibility is subject to academic performance and other scholarship criteria as follows:

  1. Applicant must be enrolled in the Associate of Arts General Education degree or Associate of Arts in Teaching degree with teaching as their declared career goal.
  2. Applicant must have 2.5 GPA or higher.
  3. Applicant must be enrolled in at least 9 hours.
  4. Preference goes to Hempstead County resident.

Dr. Gene and Frances Ross Scholarship

Mike and Holly Ross offer financial support to a student pursuing a teaching degree at the University of Arkansas Community College at Hope.  This $1,000 scholarship, payable in two consecutive semesters (fall-spring; $500 per semester), is awarded annually.  Continued eligibility is subject to academic performance and other scholarship criteria as follows:

  1. Applicant must have a cumulative 2.5 GPA or higher.
  2. Preference goes to a Nevada county resident.

Mary Nell & McDowell Turner Scholarship

Mary Nell and McDowell Turner offer financial support for a student who is pursuing a teaching degree at the University of Arkansas Community College at Hope.  This $1,000 scholarship, payable in two consecutive semesters (fall-spring; $500 per semester), is awarded annually.  Continued eligibility is subject to academic performance and other scholarship criteria as follows:

  1. Applicant must be a nontraditional student
  2. Applicant must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher.
  3. Applicant must be pursuing a teaching degree in secondary education.

Muriel June Webb McLarty Endowment Scholarship

The Muriel June Webb McLarty Endowment Scholarship offers financial support to a student enrolled at the University of Arkansas Community College at Hope.  This is a fall-spring scholarship and the stipend available for each semester of the academic year ranges from $250-$500.  Continued eligibility is subject to academic performance and other scholarship criteria as follows:

  1. Applicant must have/maintain a cumulative grade point average of 2.5.
  2. Applicant must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours per semester.
  3. Applicant must be pursuing a teaching degree in elementary education.

Ronald Sweat Family Endowed Scholarship

The Ronald Sweat Family offers financial support to a student who is enrolled at the University of Arkansas Community College at Hope. This is a fall-spring scholarship and the stipend available for each semester of the academic year ranges from $250 to $500. Continued eligibility is subject to academic performance and other scholarship criteria as follows:

  1. Applicant must be enrolled in at least 9 credit hours per semester
  2. Applicant must maintain at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA
  3. Applicant must be pursuing a teaching degree in math or science
  4. Preference will be given to a Blevins graduate.