The deadline for applying for Academic Challenge Scholarships is June 1. The applications are available online at the state Department of Higher Education web site.
High school graduates who intend to go to an Arkansas college or university are eligible if their grade point average is 2.5 on a scale of 4.0, with an “A” being a 4.0 and a “B” being a 3.0. Graduates must have completed the Smart Core curriculum, which is a modern and rigorous college preparatory set of courses. Read the rest of this post