Information on Scholarships
APPLICATION SUBMISSION: Applications must be mailed or hand delivered; faxed or emailed applications will not be accepted. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.
FUNDING AMOUNTS: Funding for Fall and Spring semesters is $150.00 per credit hour up to 10 credit hours, for a total of up to $1,500.00 per Fall and Spring semester; Funding for Summer semesters is $150.00 per credit hour up to 6 credit hours, for a total of up to $900.00 per Summer semester;
BENEFITS/PAYMENTS: Students accepted for funding through the Quapaw Department of Higher Education Program will be awarded $150.00 per credit hour up to a maximum of $1,500.00 a semester.
IF A STUDENT DROPS HOURS, HE OR SHE WILL EITHER PAY THE QUAPAW DEPARTMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM BACK APPROPRIATE MONIES OR HAVE SUBSEQUENT HIGHER EDUCATION AWARDS REDUCED BY SAID AMOUNT.
FOR EXAMPLE: IF A STUDENT RECEIVES AN AWARD FOR $1,500.00 FOR 10 CREDIT HOURS, AND HE OR SHE DROPS OR CHANGES TO AN AUDIT A THREE CREDIT CLASS, HE OR SHE MUST EITHER REFUND THE DEPARTMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION $450.00 OR HAVE THE NEXT FUNDED SEMESTER’S AWARD REDUCED BY $450.00.
Before submitting transcripts, make sure all Quapaw funded semesters are indicated by course grades for those funded semesters.
For example, if you were awarded Quapaw education funds for the Fall 2014 semester, make sure the transcript submitted with this Spring 2015 application indicates your Fall 2014 semester grades.