Eddie Mae Herron Scholarship

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The Eddie Mae Herron Scholarship is sponsored by the Eddie Mae Herron Center in Pocahontas, Arkansas. The Center houses more than two hundred years\’ worth of African-American history and was the one-room schoolhouse and church for the African-American community of Pocahontas.

Award Amount

  • $250 for the Fall and Spring semesters
  • Recipient must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.

Requirements

  • Fulltime
  • Preference is given to an African-American student
  • Must be pursuing a certificate or associate degree at BRTC,
  • Must submit a FAFSA which can be completed at www.fafsa.ed.gov
  • Must resubmit application for eligibility

Application Procedure

  • Complete scholarship application
  • Submit 250-word typed essay