College-wide Academic Scholarships

Current undergraduates, graduates, new freshmen, and new transfers - applying for Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences College-Wide Academic scholarships now use the AcademicWorks University of Arkansas system.

ALL students completing a Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences College-Wide Academic scholarship application are strongly encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as early as possible in 2020.

Scholarships for Currently Enrolled Fulbright College Students, New Freshmen and New Transfers


To apply for Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences College-Wide Academic scholarships, students must complete both the university General Application and the Fulbright College application via the AcademicWorks system.

The application deadline is February 15. Be sure to read ALL application instructions via the link below prior to creating your application.  Only COMPLETE applications will be considered eligible for scholarship consideration.

The General Application and the Fulbright College Scholarship Applications are open for submission annually January 1 through February 15.

Complete Instructions


  • The Fulbright College scholarship application will only be recommended to you after you have submitted a complete General Application.
  • Students will begin receiving notifications after spring semester grades are released.

General Scholarship Timeline: 

  • After completing the general U of A scholarship application, the Fulbright College application will be recommended to you.
  • Students will begin receiving notifications no later than the end of the summer. 

For more information, contact Associate Director of Scholarships, Carl Riley (479-575-5219)

Undergraduate Scholarships

Note: As a matter of policy, need-based scholarships are included in the list, but not identified.

  • Augustus C. and Margaret B. Jennings Endowed Scholarship
  • Barbara Ann Zuber Endowed Scholarship
  • Bunn and Louise Bell Endowed Scholarship
  • Clay Edwards Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • David R. and Marsha L. Crittenden Endowed Scholarship
  • Dean Robbin C. Anderson Scholarship
    With gratitude to Richard B. Anderson, Charles W. Anderson and Robbin Brice Anderson
  • Dr. Carl and Peggy Johnson Family Scholarship
  • Dr. Marion A. Steele Memorial Scholarship
  • Frances Greer and Herman Harrison Hankins Endowed Scholarship
    With gratitude to Stuart W. Hankins, C. Harrison Hankins, Herman H. Hankins, Gayle Hankins Anderson, Wally Anderson and Joada Hankins Huff
  • Fulbright College International Experience Award
  • Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Scholarship
  • Guerdon D. Nichols Scholarship
    No application is necessary, an outstanding student will be nominated by the Fulbright College Scholarship Committee.
  • Italian Student Scholarship
  • J.E. and Judy McDonald Scholarship
  • J. Fred and Polly W. Livingston Endowed Award
  • Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Scholarship and Internship
  • James Victor Spencer, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
    With gratitude to James V. Spencer, III
  • Judith Ann McAdams DeRoeck Endowed Scholarship
  • Larry G. and Fern M. Martin Endowed Scholarship
  • Lee Williams Fellowship in Public Service. Graduating seniors admitted to Masters in Public Service degree program at the Clinton School of Public Service.
  • Luther W. and Edna L. Estelle Scholarship Trust Fund in Arts and Sciences
  • Patrick M. Travis Endowed Scholarship
  • Theodore A. Stroud Fund for Arts and Sciences
  • Trenton Lee Faith II Endowed Scholarship

Graduate Scholarships

  • James H. Yowell Graduate Teaching Award
  • University Dissertation Scholarships