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Local Contacts

Jamie Marshall, Field Director, Southwest Region
Phone: (870) 584-6465

Mailing Address
Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Nevada County
PO Box 1
Prescott, AR 71857
Technical Support
Jamie Marshall - Field Director, Southwest Region

Application

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

Deadlines

Spring - February 20
Summer - June 30
Fall - September 15


Documents

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

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.

REQUIRED SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

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

All Applicants

  • Copy of one of the following (whichever is most recent): your high school transcript, GED certificate and test scores, or college transcript
  • Federal tax return (required once per year for each year you apply for this scholarship): a copy of the first page of your most recent return. This is not required if you are exempt from filing a tax return.

New Applicants (Applicants who did not receive this scholarship last semester or who are applying for the first time)

  • All items listed under All Applicants (above)
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation by people who are familiar with your life experiences and character. Letters from your relatives will not be accepted.
  • Personal Statement: Write a brief personal statement (one paragraph is acceptable) explaining your goals, why you chose your current course of study, and why you feel you are a good candidate to receive this scholarship. Include any other information about yourself that you believe would help the Selection Committee evaluate your application.
  • ADHE Release form: Download and complete the form.

If you are a resident of Nevada 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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