Toad Suck Daze Scholarship
DEADLINE: April 1, 2016
Applicant must be a graduate of a Faulkner County high school, home schooled and living within a Faulkner County school district, or currently enrolled at CBC, Hendrix, UCA, or UACCM having had graduated from a Faulkner County high school.
Applicant must attend CBC, Hendrix, UCA, or UACCM during the upcoming fall term.
Applicant must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, based on a 4.0 scale.
Applicant must show proof of completing at least 20 hours of volunteer service while in high school (downloadable log sheet provided with application).
Applicant must submit a one page essay describing the volunteer service contributed to the community, how and why it benefitted the community, and what was learned.
Applicant must include three letters of recommendation: one from a supervisor where applicant provided volunteer service, one from a teacher or other education professional, and one of the applicant’s choosing.
Applicant should demonstrate financial need.
Scholarship recipients must complete 12 hours of volunteer service at the Toad Suck Daze festival this year.
Scholarship application can found on the Arkansas Community Foundation’s scholarship website,www.arcf.org/students/browsescholarships or at www.toadsuck.org/education. Once on the scholarship website, select the central Arkansas area and scroll down until you find the Toad Suck Daze GetSmart Challenge Scholarship Endowment. Click on the red pencil beside the name to begin the application process. You will need to create an account to fill out the application.