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Bad Credit Loans
Award: $4,500, Deadline: February 1
Applicant must be a resident of one of the following counties: Desoto, Marshall, Tate, or Tunica, MS; or Crittenden, AR. Applicant must be the valedictorian of their secondary school class and meet the admission requirements of the school.
Award: -, Deadline: Varies by county
Applicant must be a single parent who is living in Arkansas with custody of at least on minor child. Applicant must not have already received a four-year degree; however some applicants pursuing a master's degrees or higher may be considered. Application to the Federal Pell Grant is required. Other eligibility criteria, award amounts, deadlines, and application requirements vary by county; applicant must apply to the Single Parent Scholarship Fund that serves the county they live in.
Award: $2,000, Deadline: April 2
Applicant must be a college student living in the Memphis metropolitan area who is involved in the community through volunteer activities with a nonprofit or community group.