Department of Emergency Management
Inquire or submit application packet to:
1509 N Boulder Avenue, ADM 209
Russellville, AR 72801
Justin B. Collins Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship, established by the family and friends of Justin B. Collins, will be awarded each year that funds are sufficient to a full-time student pursuing a degree with the Department of Emergency Management. To be considered for this award, students must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher and demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to a student from Magazine, Arkansas. This scholarship is renewable for the spring semester, provided the recipient continues to meet the criteria.
Ed Leachman Emergency Management Scholarship
Through the generosity of Roy and Sandy Smith, this scholarship was established to honor Mr. Ed Leachman, former assistant professor of Emergency Management. The recipient of this award must be an undergraduate or graduate student at Arkansas Tech University pursuing a degree within the Department of Emergency Management. The recipient must be active in the International Association of Emergency Managers and demonstrate financial need. Applicants must submit a statement as to how the scholarship will help him/her reach career goals.
James L. Witt Scholarship
This scholarship was
established for the purpose of providing scholarships for students
attending Arkansas Tech University majoring in Emergency Management.
Scholarships and awards will be granted each year that funds are
sufficient, with preference given to students who have a minimum of 24
college hours, maintains a minimum class load of 6 hours per semester,
and a cumulative 3.0 grade point average.