UA Cossatot Giving Day is an annual, single-day, fundraising event taking place on Tuesday, November 28th, 2023. This incredible day allows students, faculty & staff, community partners, donors, friends, alumni, and parents to come together to show support for our college. You can choose between four funds to contribute your gift too! Dollars raised during Giving Day provide critical support for our students, academic programs, and the future of UA Cossatot.
Help us reach our 2023 goal of 300 gifts! No gift is too small and every dollar counts!
Ways you can make your Giving Day gift:
Cash/checks - mail in a Giving Day Donation Form to 183 College Drive, De Queen, AR 71832. Checks can be made payable to UA Cossatot Foundation.
Text - text GIVINGCOLTS to 41444 to pay with debit or credit card.
Online - visit UA Cossatot Online Giving Day (givesmart.com) to make a quick, easy, and secure online payment.
You can choose where your Giving Day gift goes!
Our General Annual Fund are unrestricted funds that enables the college to use felxible, immediate funding to focus on our highest priority needs. Whether that is new technology for a classroom, professional development, student or campus resources, and so much more!
Scholarships are the main mission of the Foundation. You may donate to the general scholarship fund or towards a specific scholarship of your choice. Providing financial assistance to students through scholarships is the best way to make a direct impact on a student's education.
General Scholarship Funds:
Foundation Academic Scholarship
Foundation Honor Scholarship
Foundation Non-Pell Eligible Scholarship
Current Named Foundation Scholarships:
Adrienne E. Butler Memorial Scholarship
Al & Vicky Wright Family Scholarship
Barbara Horn Scholarship
Bill & Christa Kolb Scholarship
Bill & Nancy Wilson Scholarship
Cathy Sennett Memorial Scholarship
De Queen Auto Group, INC Scholarship
De Queen Medical Auxiliary
Dee Cole Scholarship
Disabled American Veterans Scholarship
Donald W. Park Scholarship
Dr. Frank Daniel Memorial Scholarship
Judge Clayton Castleman Scholarship
Mitte & Ruel Crow Scholarship
Morris Family Scholarship
My Dream My Future Scholarship
Ramon & Nelda Wilson Scholarship
Southwest Arkansas Accounting Services- Sophomore Accounting Scholarship
Rotary Club of De Queen Non-Traditional Scholarship
Shirley Bartholomew Memorial Scholarship
Steve Pierce Scholarship
Student Diversity Association Scholarship
The Alex Scholarship
The 50/50 Scholarship
The Lawrence Ray Chandler Memorial Scholarship
Tri-Lakes Nursing De Queen Regional Medical Center Scholarship
Tres Agaves Opportunity Scholarship
Viva Kolb & Family Scholarship
Walter & Margaret Leeper Scholarship
Support our NJCAA D2 student-athletes across all three UA Cossatot Athletics teams: Basketball, Soccer, and Shooting Sports. Donations will directly contribute to athletic scholarships as well as additional necessities such as equipment, team uniforms, and facilities.
The Student Emergency Fund is a new initiative that will allow students to apply for immediate funding to assist with emergent situations that may disrupt their educational routine. This could include emergency car repairs, unexpected medical bills, food or gas vouchers, loss of belongings related to natural disasters, and more.
Giving Day Shirts:
Giving Day shirts will be provided to businesses and organizations who make a $250 or more gift! Businesses can receive up to 8 complimentary shirts that will be delivered to your location. We invite all participating Giving Day businesses to proudly wear your Giving Day shirts on November 28th. Pictures are encouraged and will be shared on Facebook. Complete the Giving Day Tshirt Form and email to firstname.lastname@example.org.