All Opportunities

Welcome to Trojan SMART – your Trojan Scholarship Manager and Resource Tool!

Below is a comprehensive list of UA Little Rock scholarships and their possible award amounts for the upcoming 2020/21 academic year. To begin your general application, please click the “Sign In” button at the top right of this page.

A limited number of scholarships may require a second application or essay/recommendation letter submission outside of your submitted general application. A list of these scholarships can be found by viewing your Other Recommended Opportunities once you’ve submitted your general application.

Important Dates: Applications for fall 2020 freshman and transfer scholarships are available October 1, 2019. Applications for private scholarships for continuing students will be available no later than January 21, 2020. All applications must be submitted by March 1, 2020, no exceptions.

Scholarships are competitively awarded and applicants are not guaranteed awards. To begin your general application, please click the “Sign In” button at the top right of this page

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$5,000 tuition/fees and $5,000 on-campus housing Chancellor's Academic Distinction Scholarship
Awarded to students with an ACT score of 30-36 and a 3.5+ GPA. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Available to residents of Arkansas and...
Awarded to students with an ACT score of 30-36 and a 3.5+ GPA. Must be a...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000 tuition/fees and $5,000 on-campus housing
Deadline03/01/2020
$2,000 tuition/fees and $2,000 on-campus housing Chancellor's Leadership Corps Program
Open to first-time freshmen for the fall 2020 semester. This is a highly competitive program that is based on academics, leadership, and active...
Open to first-time freshmen for the fall 2020 semester. This is a highly...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000 tuition/fees and $2,000 on-campus housing
Deadline03/01/2020
$2,000 tuition/fees Concurrent Student Scholarship
Awarded to incoming freshmen for fall 2020 who have successfully completed at least one UA Little Rock concurrent course while in high school and...
Awarded to incoming freshmen for fall 2020 who have successfully...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000 tuition/fees
Deadline03/01/2020
$4,000 tuition/fees and $2,000 on-campus housing Deans' Academic Merit Scholarship
Awarded to students with a 26-27 ACT score and 3.25+ GPA. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Available to residents of Arkansas and...
Awarded to students with a 26-27 ACT score and 3.25+ GPA. Must be a U.S....
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $4,000 tuition/fees and $2,000 on-campus housing
Deadline03/01/2020
$3,000 tuition/fees, and $1,000 on-campus housing EAST Scholars
Open to first-time freshmen for the fall 2020 semester. Applicants must have at least one year of EAST participation, a 19+ ACT score, and 3.0+...
Open to first-time freshmen for the fall 2020 semester. Applicants must...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $3,000 tuition/fees, and $1,000 on-campus housing
Deadline03/01/2020
Award amount varies. Scholarships are competitively awarded based on academic, leadership, and STEM-based activities. Engineering and Information Technology Scholars
Awarded to incoming freshman students majoring in an undergraduate EIT program with a minimum 19 ACT score and 2.5 GPA.
Awarded to incoming freshman students majoring in an undergraduate EIT...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Award amount varies. Scholarships are competitively awarded based on academic, leadership, and STEM-based activities.
Deadline03/01/2020
$2,000 tuition/fees Freshman Award Scholarship
Awarded to students with a 20-23 ACT and a 3.0+ GPA. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Available to residents of Arkansas and...
Awarded to students with a 20-23 ACT and a 3.0+ GPA. Must be a U.S....
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000 tuition/fees
Deadline03/01/2020
80% of the difference between resident and nonresident tuition New Arkansan Tuition Award - 80%
Awarded to incoming transfer students who have a 3.0 cumulative transfer GPA and 24 or more transferred hours. If fewer than 24 hours transferred,...
Awarded to incoming transfer students who have a 3.0 cumulative transfer...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: 80% of the difference between resident and nonresident tuition
Deadline03/01/2020
90% of the difference between resident and nonresident tuition New Arkansan Tuition Award - 90%
Awarded to incoming transfer students who have a 3.30 minimum cumulative transfer GPA plus a minimum of 24 transferable hours. If fewer than 24...
Awarded to incoming transfer students who have a 3.30 minimum cumulative...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: 90% of the difference between resident and nonresident tuition
Deadline03/01/2020
$4,000 tuition/fees and $4,000 on-campus housing Provost's Academic Excellence Scholarship
Awarded to students with an ACT score of 28-29 and a 3.5+ GPA. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Available to residents of Arkansas and...
Awarded to students with an ACT score of 28-29 and a 3.5+ GPA. Must be a...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $4,000 tuition/fees and $4,000 on-campus housing
Deadline03/01/2020
Up to $5,000 per year Shelby Breedlove Transfer Scholarship
Open to new transfer students for the fall 2020 semester. Awarded to new transfer students with a minimum of 45 transferable credit hours from an...
Open to new transfer students for the fall 2020 semester. Awarded to new...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Up to $5,000 per year
Deadline03/01/2020
Tuition only award amount varies. Scholarships are competitively awarded. Transfer2EIT
Awarded to incoming transfer students native from UA Pulaski Tech or ASU Beebe with a minimum 3.0 GPA and at least 30 earned credit hours. Must...
Awarded to incoming transfer students native from UA Pulaski Tech or ASU...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Tuition only award amount varies. Scholarships are competitively awarded.
Deadline03/01/2020
$3,000 tuition/fees Trojan Pathway Scholarship
Awarded to incoming freshmen who sign the Trojan Pathways contract at their partner school by November 1st and have a minimum 2.75 GPA. Students...
Awarded to incoming freshmen who sign the Trojan Pathways contract at...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $3,000 tuition/fees
Deadline03/01/2020
Up to $4,000 tuition/fees Trojan Transfer
Applicants must have a minimum of 27 – 60 transferable credit hours (excludes certain hours such as concurrent credit, CLEP, and AP.) and a 3...
Applicants must have a minimum of 27 – 60 transferable credit hours...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Up to $4,000 tuition/fees
Deadline03/01/2020
$3,000 tuition/fees and $1,000 on-campus housing UA Little Rock Academic Achievement Scholarship
Awarded to incoming freshmen students with a 24-25 ACT score and a 3.0+ GPA. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Available to residents...
Awarded to incoming freshmen students with a 24-25 ACT score and a 3.0+...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $3,000 tuition/fees and $1,000 on-campus housing
Deadline03/01/2020