Boone County


Local Contacts

Cherie Conner - SPSF Co-Vice Chair
Phone: (870) 391-3517

Mail applications to:
Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Boone County - ATTN: Cherie Conner
c/o North Arkansas College - Adult Education, 1515 Pioneer Drive
Harrison, AR 72601
Donations & Sponsorships:
Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Boone County - Brenda Still, SPSF Treasurer
PO Box 331
Valley Springs, AR 72682
Phone: (870) 577-4607
All other inquiries:
Linda Williamson, SPSF Chair
Phone: (870) 741-8400


If an application link doesn't appear below, please check back later.


Spring - December 15
Summer - May 15
Fall - August 15


If you are a returning scholarship applicant and have continuously received scholarships each Spring and Fall since Spring 2017, continue to follow the guidelines under which you entered our program. If you are a new applicant or did not receive a scholarship during Fall 2017 follow our current eligibility criteria.


The following documents are required and must be submitted with your completed application form by the application deadline (above).

  • Copy of class schedule for the semester in which this scholarship will be used
  • Copy of most current grades or transcripts from college or GED coursework
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation by people who are familiar with your character and goals. Letters from your relatives will not be accepted.
  • Personal statement - Write a personal statement (one page) explaining your career objectives and your financial need.

If you are a resident of Boone County, Arkansas and wish to apply for a Single Parent Scholarship, follow these instructions to get started.

  • Review our new Eligibility Criteria and the list of Required Supporting Documents (above).
  • Collect all required supporting documents.
  • Apply each semester you need a scholarship. Click the application link (above).
  • Complete your application using Adobe Reader (free download). Be sure to complete all sections and all questions accurately. Attach all required supporting documents to your application.
  • Proofread, print and make a copy of your completed application and all supporting documents.
  • Submit your application and all required supporting documents prior to the application deadline. Use the address found on the application form.

  • Single Parent Scholarship graduate with daughter

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