ELIGIBILITY: To be considered, an applicant must be:-A past or current Arkansas TRIO participant -Enrolled in a post-secondary institution during the Fall 2019 semester (enrollment verification will be requested)-Nominated by an AASAP member. (AASAP membership will be verified before the review process). Applications that do not have an eligible nominator will not be reviewed. **See below for ADDITIONAL eligibility criteria for each individual scholarship
COMPLETED APPLICATION INCLUDES:-Completed AASAP scholarship application. -Maximum 300-word personal statement discussing your educational goals/plans, including how TRIO has impacted those goals and how a college education will advance/change your life. -Official or unofficial transcript from current institution. High school seniors may submit 7th or 8th semester transcript. -Resume detailing any relevant honors you have received, leadership held in club/organizations, and other activities/memberships, including dates. **See below for ADDITIONAL eligibility criteria for each individual scholarship
APPLICATION SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:-Please send application materials including transcripts, resume, and/or test score reports in one email to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 22, 2019. If sending through mail, it must be postmarked by May 22, 2019 to this address:
Attn: AASAP Scholarships UPTE 128 1 University of ArkansasFayetteville, AR 72701
-Letters of recommendation must be sent by your recommender to the email address or mailing address. Letter of recommendations can not be sent by the applicant.
WALTER O. MASON EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP -Additional Documentation: Two letters of recommendation (one must be from an AASAP member)
ROBBIE L. LYLE SCHOLARSHIP -Eligibility Criteria: Applicant must be a graduating high school senior enrolling in college for the Fall 2019 semester & must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher.-Additional Documentation: Three letters of recommendation (one must be from an AASAP member) DR. VANCE SIMELTON SCHOLARSHIP -Eligibility Criteria: Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.-Additional Documentation: Three letters of recommendation (one must be from an AASAP member) & a copy of an ACT score report with a composite of 19 or higher (will accept equivalent score(s) from SAT, ASSET, COMPASS, CLASSIC ACCUPLACER, NEXT GENERATION ACCUPLACER).
Questions can be directed to the AASAP Scholarship Committee at email@example.com