The Great River Promise (GRP)

Arkansas or Phillips County high school graduates attending the Helena or DeWitt campuses are eligible for the Great River Promise. Students who meet the stated criteria will be able to attend PCCUA with college tuition and mandatory fees paid.


  • Attend 4 years at an Arkansas or Phillips County high school
  • Graduate with a high school diploma, beginning with 2010 graduates
  • Achieve high school attendance requirements for 4 years of high school
  • Have no drug or DUI offenses
  • Exhaust all other scholarship and financial aid programs first
  • Deadline for the State of Arkansas scholarships: June 1st
  • Must enroll fall semester following high school graduation
  • Be accepted as a PCCUA student and complete a PCCUA scholarship application