Hunt-Arnold Scholarship

Contact Info

Tara Brooks, Ed.D.
Director of Multicultural Affairs
308 Colebank Building

Phone: 304.333.3628
FAX: 304.367.4406
E-Mail: or


Tuition Waiver

The Hunt-Arnold Scholarship is a partial tuition and fee waiver provided by the West Virginia Board of Regents and named in honor of deceased Fairmont State black faculty members, Carl Hunt and Eugene Arnold.  Recipients chosen will be well-rounded and active pillars of both their school and community.  Applicants must apply annually and can do so for up to eight semesters.  Full-time enrollment, high academic achievement, and engagement in service will be expected for renewal.


  • Black Student status
  • Extra-curricular school activities
  • Community activities
  • Letters of support: School, Community, & Personal
  • Interview
  • Written application

Any African American high school student graduating Spring 2011 from a West Virginia school may apply.  Further information may be obtained from the Office of Multicultural Affairs: 304-333-3628.

Application Deadline: May 11, 2012

Personal Information

School Reference

Community Reference

Personal Reference

The applicant is responsible for asking the references listed above to send a letter of reference to the
Hunt-Arnold Undergraduate Scholarship Selection Committee,
c/o Tara Brooks, Director of Multicultural Affairs,
Fairmont State University,
1201 Locust Avenue,
Fairmont WV  26554

By  May 13, 2011


List and discuss degree of involvement in school organizations.

List and discuss degree of involvement in community organizations.

Discuss any paid and/or volunteer work experiences you have had.

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