Financial Aid Resources

There are a number of resources online that can help you find ways to fund your college education. These links will help you get you started:

Federal Financial Aid Resources

Arkansas Financial Aid Resources

  • Arkansas Scholarship Connection: A comprehensive list of available public and private financial aid sources. Includes a free scholarship search. 
  • Arkansas Governor's Scholars Program: The Arkansas Legislature enacted the Governor’s Scholars Program for the purpose of encouraging Arkansas’ best high school students to remain in Arkansas for their college education.
  • Arkansas Community Foundation:  ARCF administers scholarship funds established by individuals, families, corporations and organizations to assist Arkansas high school students in pursuit of higher education.
  • Arkansas Academic Challenge Scholarship:  Four easy steps on this site might help you earn the Arkansas Academic Challenge Scholarship, worth up to $14,000 over four years of college.

Miscellaneous Resources

  • Scholarships Around the US:   A free guide offering resources and tips to help you find college scholarships and other financial aid.
  • Mapping Your Future: A wealth of information on how to choose the right college and the best ways to pay for it.
  • Tax Breaks for Higher Education: Information provided by the National Association of Financial Aid Administrators about tax breaks for students and parents.