Scholarships & Financial Aid

Scholarships for students seeking rewarding careers involving food, family, or the environment are made possible by generous gifts from many firms and individuals. The criteria for these scholarships include academics, financial need, interests, organizational involvement, etc.  All current and prospective Bumpers College undergraduate students are encouraged to apply each year.  ALL applicants are requested to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Announcements

The 2014-2015 Bumpers College Scholarship awards are currently being determined.

Thank you for applying.  The Bumpers College Scholarship Committee is now busy reviewing all of the high quality applications. 

Initial scholarship offers to incoming freshmen and transfer students will begin the third week in April.  Scholarship offers will continue throughout the summer.  CHECK YOUR UARK EMAIL FOR UPDATES FROM BUMPERS COLLEGE. 

New, incoming freshmen pursuing a major in Crop Sciences may apply for the Delta Classic Scholarship through August 1st.  To apply, please complete the Bumpers College application (which is also the University of Arkansas universal application for current students) by clicking here.  

ALL students completing a Bumpers College scholarship application are strongly encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as early as possible in 2014.

For more information, contact Patti Sanders (479-575-2596), Associate Director of Scholarships.

Information for Students

  • To apply for Bumpers College scholarships
    • Note to students:  The Bumpers College Scholarship Application serves as the application to multiple scholarships, including the Arkansas Seed Dealers Association Scholarship, the Delta Classic Scholarship, and the AFLS Division of Agriculture Land Grant Scholarship.  After completing the application, be sure to REVIEW THE OPPORTUNITIES OFFERED ON YOUR LOGIN PAGE.  We recommend checking this page more than once as we work with a new software system.
    • Read the INFORMATION about the new scholarship application process
    • Only the Delta Classic Scholarship remains open after February 15, 2014, 11:59pm CST
    • Periodically review the "Opportunities" section of the application, for scholarships requiring additional information.
  • If you have been offered a Bumpers College scholarship, click for instructions on ACCEPTING your scholarship offer. 
  • Some scholarships require thank you letters be written before funds will be disbursed.  Click for GUIDELINES on writing thank you letters to scholarship stewards.
  • Additional scholarship opportunities may still have open application deadlines.  To view some of these opportunities, click the "Scholarships Offered" link below.

 

Scholarships Offered

Dean's Office

Bumpers College
University of Arkansas
E108 AFLS Building
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone: (479) 575-2252
Toll free: 1-800-215-2024
Fax: (479) 575-7273
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