DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP
The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Endowed Scholarship is awarded each year to a full time student who:
1. Has received a high school diploma or GED.2. Is a resident of Independence County.3. Is seeking an Associate Degree or Technical Certificate from UACCB.4. Has demonstrated financial need.
In order to be considered for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship, applicants must submit the following documentation no later than July 15 of each academic year.1. A completed UACCB Scholarship Application form.2. Verification of acceptance or enrollment at UACCB3. Three letters of reference.4. Financial statement for past twelve months or income tax return from previous year.5. Projected income for twelve months after completion of training.6. A paragraph or more stating the applicant’s educational goals and plans.
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Committee will review applications. UACCB’s Advancement Office will notify applicants of award status.
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship will be awarded for one year and will be renewable at the end of the semester if the student maintains a 2.0 grade point average and is in good standing at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville. The Scholarship will be funded on a per semester basis and may be renewed.
The Scholarship may be renewable the following year if the student is seeking a two-year degree or certificate and scholarship funds are available.
Scholarship recipients who do not meet the minimum standards will have the scholarship revoked. Once a scholarship is revoked, it will not be reinstated.