Scholarships & Fellowships

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Welcome to Fulbright College Scholarships. Housed within the Office of Development and External Relations, we work in tandem with other related offices and areas at the college and university level to support the College's strategic objectives by managing the gifts of those providing financial assistance to qualifying students. 

The college awards approximately 800 scholarships each year, totaling more than $1.7 million in support for undergraduate and graduate students. They are available to Fulbright College students through university, college, department, and external sources. Students are encouraged to explore these funding sources that provide pathways to new experiences at the university and abroad.

Note: Each opportunity has individual criteria and deadlines that are specific to the award.

Title Deadlines
Fulbright College’s Honors Sturgis Fellowship Program  February 1
College-wide Academic Scholarships February 15
College-wide Study Abroad Grants   February 1
College-wide Paid Internships and Fellowships    March 31
September 28
Department /Program
Academic and Study Abroad Awards
 February 15

For more information about scholarships and fellowships, please contact:

Carl Riley

Associate Director of Scholarships

Phone: 479-575-5219

Jessamy Eve Samuels
Jessamy Eve Samuels Memorial Scholarship

A wicked sense of humor, a keen interest in human rights and politics, a sparkling personality and a quick wit best described Jessamy Eve Samuels – and it’s with these qualities in mind that her family and friends recently established the Jessamy Eve Samuels Memorial Scholarship in her honor.

Recipients include:

  • Jillian Brugger
  • Joseph Pardue
  • Georgiana Powell
  • Abigail Rhodes

To contribute to the Jessamy Eve Samuels Memorial Scholarship mail a check to:

The Office of Development & External Relations
1 University of Arkansas
525 Old Main
Fayetteville, AR 72701