The Jackson County Single Parent Scholarship Fund program (JCSPSF) Has opened the Fall application web link.  Please go on line; click on applications and Jackson County.  The deadline for the Fall application is August 31, 2017.  However, please do not wait - start your application now. Representatives of the Career Pathways can assist you with this process at ASUN.

Betty Castling, chair of JCSPSF), defines a single parent as one who has certain marital status and is the custodial birth parent or guardian of at least one dependent child. For further information please contact: Courtney Baker, VP, NEDC Building, 201 Hazel Street, Newport, Ar 72112 or call 870 523 3618.

JCSPSF is funded by local donations from individuals, civic groups and businesses.  The significance  of this Scholarship to our recipients is so important to their continued education and becoming a valuable member of our workforce.   100% of your donation is awarded to our recipients.  Your donation will also receive an 160% match from the Walton Foundation.  If you would like to make a donation, please send your check to JCSPSF, P.O. Box 1841, Newport, Ar 72112.  One of our board members or recipients would be happy to speak to your group about

this scholarship. We would also like to invite interested citizens to become a member of this committee.