Service Learning Scholarship

Award Criteria

One great benefit of being involved in the Service Learning program is the opportunity to be awarded a scholarship for your service.  Here are some of the criteria necessary to receive the Service Learning Scholarship:

  • Must be either a precious or current participant in Service Learning
  • Must have a minimum of 2.5 GPA
  • Must submit a maximum of 500-word essay describint your Service Learning project with a concluding reflection paragraph describing the benefit of the project to you, your education, and those involved with or served by your project.
  • Must include a letter of recommendation from your professor and/or project supervisor
  • Must be a U.S. citizen and Arkansas state resident


Your Service Learning scholarship application, essay, and letter of recommendation must be submitted to Dr. Chris Huggard in Burns Hall 2219.  Scholarships are awarded in the Fall and Spring semesters. Scholarship applications are due May 10th for Spring semester applications and December 10th for Fall semester applications.