It's scholarship season! Fayetteville Area Community Foundation administers several scholarships available to Northwest Arkansas students. Each scholarship was established by a donor passionate about youth and higher education. The donor determined the criteria so it is important that each student candidate carefully read the descriptions before deciding to apply.
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Airways Freight Scholarship: Children of current Airways Freight employees are eligible to apply.
Arkansas Missouri Railroad Scholarship: Children of current Arkansas Missouri Railroad employees are eligible to apply.
Murray T. Harris Scholarship: Open to NWA students seeking a degree in Allied Healthcare. Value is approximately $1,000. See the MANA website for more information.
Dr. Austin Smith Memorial Scholarship: Open to NWA students seeking a degree in the field of healthcare. Preference given to Madison County applicants and students with some college experience.
TC & Maudine Sanders Scholarship: Open to NWA students who meet academic and financial criteria.
JC Passmore Memorial Scholarship: Open to Kingston High School seniors who meet academic and financial criteria. Value approximately $1,000.
Univision of Arkansas Outstanding Athlete: Open to 7A High School seniors of Latino descent from Washington, Benton and Sebastian counties that showed outstanding achievement in high school athletics.
Univision of Arkansas Communications Scholarship: Open to 7A High School seniors of Latino descent from Washington, Benton and Sebastian counties that demonstrate excellence in the areas of communications.