All Opportunities

Welcome to Henderson State University’s Scholarship Opportunities Homepage.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships which require an application, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access the campus login portal. You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Kenneth McClure & Phyllis Crites-McClure Scholarship
Scholarship for first generation college students from Southwest Arkansas with demonstrated financial need and a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA....
Scholarship for first generation college students from Southwest...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Adelphia Basford Biology Scholarship
Scholarship for a biology major who is a sophomore or above, with financial need, enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester and has a minimum 2.5...
Scholarship for a biology major who is a sophomore or above, with...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Up to $400 Allene Stanton Home Ec Scholarship
Scholarship support for incoming freshman who will major in Family & Consumer Sciences.
Scholarship support for incoming freshman who will major in Family &...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $400
Up to $1,000 Alumni Legacy Scholarship
Scholarship for children or grandchildren of Henderson State University graduates. Selected recipients must be first-time entering freshmen who are...
Scholarship for children or grandchildren of Henderson State University...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Varies Alvin & Brenda Futrell Scholarship
Scholarship for African American student.
Scholarship for African American student.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Up to $750 Amanda Powell Aviation Scholarship
Scholarship for an aviation major who is a sophomore, junior or senior. Must have completed at least one academic year at Henderson.
Scholarship for an aviation major who is a sophomore, junior or senior....
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  • Award: Up to $750
Up to $1450 Amy Jean Greene Alumni Association Scholarship
Scholarship for sophomores and above who demonstrate financial need, are enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester, and have a minimum 2.5...
Scholarship for sophomores and above who demonstrate financial need, are...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $1450
Varies Ann Barnwell Rye Piano Scholarship
Scholarship for a piano/organ major; based on performing ability.
Scholarship for a piano/organ major; based on performing ability.
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $600 Ark Systems Inc. Computer Science Scholarship
Scholarship for a computer science major who is a sophomore or above, with financial need, enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester and has a...
Scholarship for a computer science major who is a sophomore or above,...
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  • Award: Up to $600
Up to $400 Arkadelphia Scholarship
Scholarship for graduates of Arkadelphia High School. Must have minimum 21 ACT, 2.5 cumulative GPA and enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester.
Scholarship for graduates of Arkadelphia High School. Must have minimum...
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  • Award: Up to $400
Varies Arkansas Future Teachers Scholarship
Scholarship for teacher education majors who are sophomores or above who demonstrate a desire to become a math, science, special education or...
Scholarship for teacher education majors who are sophomores or above who...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Arvin & Nobie Thomas Ross Scholarship
Scholarship for education major with 3.0 GPA and demonstrated financial need.
Scholarship for education major with 3.0 GPA and demonstrated financial...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $925 Ben Thaxton Math/Computer Science Scholarship
Scholarship for junior or senior mathematics or computer science (Math) major. Applicants should have at least a 3.0 GPA in the major courses.
Scholarship for junior or senior mathematics or computer science (Math)...
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  • Award: Up to $925
Varies Betty & Robert Bruner Instrumental Music Scholarship
Scholarship for junior level students pursuing a bachelor of science in music education and achieving high academic standing.
Scholarship for junior level students pursuing a bachelor of science in...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $500 BKD Accounting Scholarship
Scholarship for accounting majors in the School of Business.
Scholarship for accounting majors in the School of Business.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $500
Up to $1000 Black Alumni Scholarship
Scholarship for African American student with at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA and financial need.
Scholarship for African American student with at least a 2.5 cumulative...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $1000
Up to $1300 Bob & Eager Squyres Math Scholarship
Scholarship for mathematics or computer science (math) major that has completed at least one year in the mathematics or computer science degree...
Scholarship for mathematics or computer science (math) major that has...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $1300
Up to $1,000 Brenda & Lee Richardson Hot Springs Scholarship
Scholarship for a student pursuing a business degree at the Hot Springs campus. Must demonstrate financial need. Preference given to...
Scholarship for a student pursuing a business degree at the Hot Springs...
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  • Award: Up to $1,000
Varies Bryan Palmer Chemistry Scholarship
Scholarship for chemistry majors who are sophomores and above, based on financial need, 3.25 cumulative GPA and service to Henderson.
Scholarship for chemistry majors who are sophomores and above, based on...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Callie Morris Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Book scholarship for nursing student.
Book scholarship for nursing student.
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Carl & Nellie Tucker Family & Consumer Sciences Scholarship
Scholarship support for student studying in Family & Consumer Sciences.
Scholarship support for student studying in Family & Consumer Sciences.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Up to $1,600 Carl & Virginia Brady Alumni Association Scholarship
Scholarship for student from Arkansas who is returning to finish school or is an upper classman. Demonstrate strong financial need.
Scholarship for student from Arkansas who is returning to finish school...
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  • Award: Up to $1,600
Varies Caver Family Enrichment Fund
Scholarship support for students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering, math and business-related degrees. Preference given to...
Scholarship support for students pursuing degrees in science,...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $775 Charles Ellis English Scholarship
Scholarship for English major enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA.
Scholarship for English major enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester...
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  • Award: Up to $775
Varies Charles Rye Choral/Vocal Scholarship
Scholarship for a vocal student; based on performing ability.
Scholarship for a vocal student; based on performing ability.
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Charles Weiner Scholarship
Scholarship for graduate students pursuing a degree in counselor education.
Scholarship for graduate students pursuing a degree in counselor education.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Up to $500 Christina Peebles Lindgren Accounting Scholarship
One-time scholarship support for an accounting student in the School of Business.
One-time scholarship support for an accounting student in the School of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $500
Up to $750 Christopher Castleberry Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a sophomore or above business major with preference for finance, accounting and management majors. Additional preference for...
Scholarship for a sophomore or above business major with preference for...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $750
Varies Christopher M. Wewers Business Scholarship
Scholarship for business students majoring in accounting, finance, business info systems, entrepreneurship or management. Entering freshmen must...
Scholarship for business students majoring in accounting, finance,...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $1,000 Claude & Hyda Collie Memorial Scholarship
Provides scholarship support for incoming freshmen who are graduates of Malvern High School.
Provides scholarship support for incoming freshmen who are graduates of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Varies Connie Roberts Chemistry Scholarship
Scholarship for chemistry majors who demonstrate financial need, enroll in at least 12 hours and have minimum 2.5. cumulative GPA.
Scholarship for chemistry majors who demonstrate financial need, enroll...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $400 Cookie Collum Cheerleading Scholarship
Scholarship for a returning member of HSU cheerleading squad who is enrolled full time.
Scholarship for a returning member of HSU cheerleading squad who is...
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  • Award: Up to $400
Varies David & Betty Jones Scholarship
Scholarship for graduates of Sheridan High School who enroll in a minimum of 15 semester hours.
Scholarship for graduates of Sheridan High School who enroll in a...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $1,400 David & Jannie Wallace Scholarship
Scholarship for a graduate of Malvern High School. Renewable for 8 consecutive semesters with 2.5 cumulative GPA while maintaining 12 hours per...
Scholarship for a graduate of Malvern High School. Renewable for 8...
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  • Award: Up to $1,400
Up to $1,650 Deborah and William Nolan Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the School of Business.
Scholarship for a student in the School of Business.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $1,650
Varies Debra Nutt Wewers Education Scholarship
Scholarship for students studying education. Entering freshmen must have a 25 on the ACT, all must enroll in 15 hours per semester and maintain...
Scholarship for students studying education. Entering freshmen must have...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $1300 Dell & Grace Durand Math Scholarship
Scholarship for mathematics or computer science (math) major who has completed at least one year in the mathematics or computer science degree...
Scholarship for mathematics or computer science (math) major who has...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $1300
Varies Dennis & Mary Watts Scholarship
Scholarship recipient must have lived in Crossett school district 3 years before graduating Crossett High School with 3.0 GPA. Recipient must...
Scholarship recipient must have lived in Crossett school district 3...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $1000 Dennis Vaughan Band Scholarship
Scholarship for students from Arkansas or a graduate of Texas High School (Texarkana, TX) or Pleasant Grove, TX studying band/trumpet in the music...
Scholarship for students from Arkansas or a graduate of Texas High...
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  • Award: Up to $1000
Varies Determined Patriot Scholarship
Scholarships for sophomore, junior and senior ROTC cadets who demonstrate determination through their work efforts and have financial need.
Scholarships for sophomore, junior and senior ROTC cadets who...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Dexter Bush Florence Scholarship
Scholarship for music majors and aviation majors who are enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA.
Scholarship for music majors and aviation majors who are enrolled in at...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $400 Don & Jean Kramer Scholarship
Scholarship for instrumental music education major, 3.0 GPA minimum. Candidates must have aptitude for teaching and a demonstrated interest in...
Scholarship for instrumental music education major, 3.0 GPA minimum....
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  • Award: Up to $400
Up to $1,500 Don Avery Physics Scholarship
Scholarship for students studying Physics.
Scholarship for students studying Physics.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $1,500
Up to $600 Don Grisham Journalism Scholarship
Scholarship for journalism student with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA. If no journalism applicants, then awarded to another qualifying student.
Scholarship for journalism student with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA. If...
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  • Award: Up to $600
Up to $1,000 Dorothy Campbell English Education Scholarship
Scholarship for full-time, non-traditional student who is a sophomore, junior or senior with 3.25 cumulative GPA who is majoring in English and...
Scholarship for full-time, non-traditional student who is a sophomore,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Up to $325 Dr. Bernice Narracong Nursing Scholarship
Scholarship for rising junior or seniors accepted into nursing program.
Scholarship for rising junior or seniors accepted into nursing program.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $325
Up to $450 Dr. Charles Green Education Scholarship
Scholarship for graduate educational leadership majors with financial need and 2.5 cumulative GPA.
Scholarship for graduate educational leadership majors with financial...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $450
Varies Dr. Joe C. Wright Chemistry Scholarship
Scholarship for chemistry major who is a junior or senior. Based on financial need, 2.5 GPA, and service to HSU.
Scholarship for chemistry major who is a junior or senior. Based on...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Johnnie Roebuck Educational Leadership Scholarship
Scholarships for students in the educational leadership program who have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.
Scholarships for students in the educational leadership program who have...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $775 Dr. Louis Dawkins School of Business
Scholarship for U.S. citizen majoring in business with demonstrated financial need, 2.5 cumulative GPA and enrolled in at least 12 hours each...
Scholarship for U.S. citizen majoring in business with demonstrated...
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  • Award: Up to $775