Our Opportunities

Lion’s Share scholarships are made possible by the generous giving of UAFS friends and alumni. Please complete the General Application to be considered for available scholarships.

Here is how to get started:
1. Select the “Sign In” button.
2. Continue to “Sign In With Your Institution” and type your My.UAFS login credentials.
3. Complete the General Application. If you are not automatically prompted, it can be found under “Profile Information”.
One application applies for almost all awards!
4. After submitting your General Application, review any other scholarship opportunities the system thinks you may qualify for.
– Click on Opportunities / Recommended to return to this list of possible scholarships. Be sure to review the details to see if you should apply.
5. You’re done!

A complete list of the scholarships that the Foundation has available is below. Remember, you do not need to apply for all of these individually. By submitting a General Application and reviewing any Lion’s Share recommended opportunities, you have done all you need to do.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Celeste Brisco Ikard Music Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 hours or more per...
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Varies College of Education Scholarship
This scholarship is available to all full-time (12 credit hours or more...
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Varies Foundation General Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
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Varies Edgar E. Bethell Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
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Varies Foundation General Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full and part-time applicants who have...
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Varies Foundation General Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time and part-time applicants who...
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Varies Judith Anne Wrappe Art Endowment
This scholarship is open to full or part-time juniors majoring in Studio...
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Varies Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all applicants that are residents of either...
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Varies Mary E. McCann Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to full-time or part-time applicants who...
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$5,000.00 Ray Gosack Political Science Internship Award
To be considered for this award, a student must: • be a UAFS student in...
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$1,000.00 Ray Gosack Political Science Scholarship
Eligibility Requirements: 1- Academic Requirements: • Must be a UAFS...
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Varies Robert and Janice Powell Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Ended
Varies The Karen Elaine Perry Nursing Scholarship
Students eligible to receive this award must be pursuing a nursing...
Ended
Varies Adelyn and Albert Pansze Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is open to full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Alline and Chloe Davis Memorial Music Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Alma High School 1950's Alumni Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Alphonso Trent Music Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
$1,000.00 Alumni Legacy Endowed Scholarship-UAFS
This scholarship is open to all applicants that have a qualifying...
Varies Alvin S. Tilles Memorial Book Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Alvin S. Tilles Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is available to all full-time (12 credit hours or more...
Varies Ander K. Orr Memorial Endowed Scholarhship Fund
This scholarship is open to full-time (12 hours or more per semester)...
Varies Andrew J. and Billie B. Sudigala Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all applicants enrolled in at least 6 credit...
Varies Annette Putnam - Zonta Club of Fort Smith Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Annis Lick Walcott Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies ArcBest Corporation Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies ArcBest Leadership Academy Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all applicants who are enrolled in at least...
Varies ASDHA Dental Hygiene Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to 2nd year full-time (12 credit hours or more...
Varies Athletic Program Scholarship Fund (University)
This scholarship is open to any student athlete who has at least a 2.5...
Varies Barbara Chandler Stubblefield Music Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Belle Point Ranch Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all applicants who demonstrate financial...
Varies Benning-Keller Scholarship and Science Endowment
This scholarship is open to full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Bernice B. Lipscomb Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Bess and Hill Williams Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full or part-time applicants that...
Varies Bill and Betty McLendon Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Bill and Marjorie Stewart Dixon Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full or part-time UAFS students. The...
Varies Bill and Peggy Weidman Endowed Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Billie and David West Carnall Wheeler Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Bob and Joan Miller Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all applicants who are enrolled in at least...
Varies Boreham and Sparks Medical Center Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Buck and Evelyn Waid Academic Excellence Scholarship
This scholarship is open to applicants who are enrolled in at least 6...
Varies Butterfield Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Byers Elmore Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to any full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies C. A. and Carrie T. Lick Books Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to any full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies C. A. and Carrie T. Lick Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to any full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Carnall Wheeler Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all full-time or part-time (6 credit hours...
Varies Carole and George Beattie Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to full time (12 credit hours or more per...
Varies Carole and Jim Williamson Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to full-time (12 credit hours or more per...
$600.00 Carole Simpson Eaton Scholarship
Qualified applicants are non-traditional nursing students with financial...
Varies Carolyn and Michael Brown Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is open to incoming freshmen from Alma High School who...
Varies CAST Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is open to all full-time (12 hours or more per...