This scholarship is for dependents of Arkansas residents in one of the categories below who were killed or permanently disabled in the line of duty: Law enforcement officers, Full-time or volunteer firefighters, Municipal and/or college or university police officers, Sheriffs or deputy sheriffs, Constables, Game Wardens, Certain Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department employees, State forestry employees engaged in fighting forest fires, State correction employees killed or totally disabled due to contact with inmates or parolees, State park employees who are commissioned law enforcement officers or emergency response employees, Emergency Medical Technicians, or Department of Community Punishment employees. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be bona fide Arkansas residents; be US citizens or permanent resident aliens; be a biological, step, legally adopted child OR spouse of an eligible Arkansas law enforcement officer; and be enrolled, or accepted for admission to, an approved school Arkansas public institution.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.
Must attend an Arkansas public institution; parent/guardian must have been killed or permanently disabled in the line of duty.