Financial Aid

All-USA Academic Team

The criteria are designed to find students who excel academically, show intellectual rigor in their course of study, demonstrate academic/leadership/civic growth, and extend their community college education to better themselves, their schools and their communities.
The All-USA Academic Team Program

  • 20 students named Gold Scholars each receive a $2,500 stipend, medallion, and are featured in USA TODAY.
  • 20 students named Silver Scholars each receive a $1,500 stipend, medallion, and are listed in USA TODAY.
  • 20 students named Bronze Scholars each receive a $1,000 stipend, medallion, and are listed in USA TODAY.

New Century Scholars Program


  • $2,000 stipend awarded to the top scoring All-USA Aademic Team nominee in each of the 50 states in the U.S.
  • Winners are featured in AACC’s Community College Times and Community College Journal

Coca-Cola Scholars


  • 300 students named finalists in the All-USA Academic Team program will be named Coca-Cola Scholars and receive a $1,000 stipend and certificate

Are you interested in applying for this scholarship?

Please contact Dean Lena Dexter at ldexter@faulknerstate.edu.