Grant County


Local Contacts

Kay Williams - SPSF Chair
Phone: (870) 917-7248
Fax: (870) 535-5544

Mailing Address
Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Grant County
PO Box 637
Sheridan, AR 72150


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


Spring - February 9
Summer - June 26 (Returning recipients only)
Fall - September 4


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). Use the Upload Tool found in the Supporting Documents section of the application to attach the documents. Be sure to attach these documents to your application before you submit it.

Tutorial: How to scan & upload documents

  • Copy of your high school transcript, GED test scores, or college transcript, whichever is most recent.
  • Copy of your class schedule for the semester for which you are seeking a scholarship. This document must have your name on it.
  • Pell Grant (FAFSA)copy of a letter from your school’s Financial Aid Office that states your approval or denial for financial aid during the semester for which this scholarship is to be used.
  • Copy of your most recent federal tax return (required by all new applicants and all fall applicants)
  • Two (2) letters of reference (required by new applicants only) by people who are familiar with your character and educational goals

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

Video Tutorial: How to Apply

  1. Review our new Eligibility Criteria and the list of Required Supporting Documents (above).
  2. Collect all required supporting documents. Scan or save them to your computer or to a portable drive in one of the following file formats: PDF, XLS (or XLSX), DOC (or DOCX), or RTF. Need help? Read Tutorial: How to Scan & Upload Documents.
  3. Apply each semester you need a scholarship. Click the application link (above). Application links are only available when applications are being accepted.
  4. Login to your account. Contact us (above) if you have trouble logging in. Or create a new account if you don't have one.
  5. Complete your application. You can save your work and log back into your account later if you need more time to finish your application. Be sure to complete all sections and all questions accurately. Upload all required supporting documents before you submit your application. Once your application is submitted, you won't be able to change your answers or attach any missing documents.
  6. Submit your application before the deadline. You will see a SUBMISSION SUCCESSFUL message on your screen if your application is submitted successfully.
  7. Check the status of your application and update your personal profile by logging into your account. DRAFT status on your application means it has not been submitted properly.

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