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THE ARKANSAS GOOD ROADS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Arkansas Good Roads Foundation is pleased to present a scholarship program to qualifying students attending an Arkansas university who are working towards a degree in civil engineering.

Scholarships of $5,000 are being made available for qualified, outstanding civil engineering students in their junior year of school at an accredited Arkansas college or university. Scholarships may be awarded to qualifying engineering students for each of their junior and senior years of study upon acceptance into the scholarship program. Scholarships of $2,500 may be awarded for a single semester. Any student who receives a $5,000 scholarship in their junior year is eligible to apply for an additional scholarship of the same amount for their last two semesters provided they still meet the requirements set out by the Foundation. By signing this application, it is understood that any student who violates any program policies, including, but not limited to illegal, unethical or immoral conduct, may have his/ her scholarship revoked and/or not renewed.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Be enrolled in a civil engineering program and be in good standing
  • Be four semesters from graduation
  • Have an overall GPA of 2.8 or higher on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent)
  • Have a commitment to work within the highway construction industry in Arkansas for a minimum of one year upon graduation

Click HERE or on the ‘APPLICATION’ tab in the dropdown menu to download, fill out, and mail in your Scholarship Application.

MISSION

The Arkansas Good Roads Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. The mission of the Foundation is to promote adequate funding and financing for the planning, development, construction, and maintenance of a safe and efficient highway, road, street, and bridge system, facilitating statewide economic growth, thus increasing private-sector job creation and retention.