University Women Affiliated (UWA) of Searcy is soliciting applications for the Frances Mayo Smith Memorial Scholarship.

The $500 academic scholarship will be awarded in September 2020 to a female who meets the following criteria:

is at least 28 years old;

is a resident of White County;

is enrolled in a college degree program;

is enrolled in at least 9 credit hours for the semester the award is made;

has completed at least 12 hours of college credit;

has achieved at least a 2.5 grad-point average.

Deadline for application submission is May 15. Request an application form at or call (501) 305-3478.

UWA is a local association of women who meet monthly, September-May, for fellowship and educational growth.

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