The Harold E. Henson Sr. Scholarship Fund provides support to students whose parents are employed by the Springdale Water Utilities, or are a graduate of an accredited public high school in Springdale pursuing post-secondary education at a two- or four-year college or vocational school. The Henson Scholarship helps deserving students continue their education by providing financial assistance for up to four academic years.
The criteria for selection of the scholarship recipient is determined by the selection committee, and may include, but not limited to, academic performance, financial need, unusual circumstances, and volunteer, work, or extracurricular activities
Qualified applicants must be:
• Graduating seniors from an accredited public high school in Springdale, or
• Graduating seniors whose parents are employed by the Springdale Water Utilities, and
• Enrolling at a two- or four-year college or vocational school.
Age, race, sex, marital status or religious affiliation will have no bearing on eligibility for this scholarship.