Volume I  Issue # 12   
Monday, March 22, 1999

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Scholarship Corner

   The following is a list of scholarships for the 1999-2000 school year. Anyone interested in more information should contact the Financial Aid Office at 979-1221.

Samuel Robinson Award

   Competition for the $1,000 Samuel Robinson Scholarship Award is open to full-time juniors and seniors at Presbyterian-related universities. The competition includes two parts: 1) memorizing and reciting the answers to the Westminster Shorter Catechism, and 2) writing a 2,000 word essay on an assigned topic which is designed to increase the writer's knowledge and understanding of the Westminster Shorter Catechism and A Brief Statement of Faith.
   Students must complete both parts of the competition or they will be disqualified. Deadline is April 1, 1999.

$500 Scholarship

   The Arkansas Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (AASFAA) will be awarding two $500 scholarships to Arkansas students attending a member institution. Application deadline is March 30. Applications are in the financial aid office.

Accounting Scholarship

   American Institute of Certified Public Accountants is offering liberal arts students wishing to pursue graduate accounting study scholarships to pursue a CPA certificate. Scholarships are given based on academic achievement, leadership and future career interests. Up to five recipients will be awarded $5,000 and will be eligible for renewal for one more year. The deadline for submission is April 1. Applications may be obtained at AICPA On-line www.aicpa.org.

John Gyles Education Fund

   The John Gyles Education Fund provides financial assistance to Canadian and American full-time students both male and female in all areas of post secondary education. A minimum GPA of 2.7 is required. Selected students will receive up to $3,000. The first filing date for application is April 1.

County Employees Scholarship

   The Association of Arkansas Counties will be accepting applications for a 1999-2000 scholarship through May 1. General qualifications include being a child, grandchild, adopted child, or stepchild of a current or retired county employee of Arkansas majoring in government or related courses, a graduate of an Arkansas high school, and showing financial need.

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