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El Dorado Promise

The El Dorado Promise was established in 2007 for students who graduate from El Dorado High School in El Dorado School District. The award is pro-rated for high school graduates and covers up to maximum in-state public tuition on a first dollar basis. The program is funded by the Murphy Oil Company.

Year the Program was Founded 

2007

Promise Typology Category 

Place-based programs
Universal eligibility programs

State 

Arkansas

Residency Requirement 

N/A

K-12 School Attendance Requirement 

School District

Type of Award 

Financial Award

Financial Award is Limited to Students with Financial Need 

No

Financial Award is Limited to Students who Meet Academic Achievement Requirements 

No

Disbursement of Financial Aid 

First Dollar

Year Requirement for Full Aid 

13

Sponsored by Single Agency 

Yes

Program Offers Support Services 

No