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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2,000 in the first year, $2,500 in the second year The Burton Family Foundation AVID Scholar Awards
The primary purpose of this scholarship is to assist graduating seniors involved with Maricopa County High School AVID programs to further their...
The primary purpose of this scholarship is to assist graduating seniors...
  • Deadline: 04/22/2018
  • Award: $2,000 in the first year, $2,500 in the second year
Deadline04/22/2018
$5,000 George F. Wellik Scholarship
George F. Wellik Scholarship was established to provide a college education for worthy and needy students from Wickenburg, Arizona. Eligibility...
George F. Wellik Scholarship was established to provide a college...
  • Deadline: 04/27/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline04/27/2018
$5,000 Phoenix Pride Scholarship
The Pride Scholarship Fund was established to provide scholarships for students who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered, or Queer OR...
The Pride Scholarship Fund was established to provide scholarships for...
  • Deadline: 04/27/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline04/27/2018
Varies Camelback Scholars Award
The Camelback Scholars Award is a last dollar or gap scholarship that will help graduates attend any type of post-secondary school anywhere in the...
The Camelback Scholars Award is a last dollar or gap scholarship that...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2018
Varies Recreative Art Center Scholarship
The Recreative Art Center Scholarship provides financial aid for students who attended Camelback High School (CHS) in the Phoenix Union High School...
The Recreative Art Center Scholarship provides financial aid for...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,000 Tri-City Cardiology Healthcare Scholarship
The physicians of Tri-City Cardiology established this scholarship to provide educational scholarship opportunities to the employees of healthcare...
The physicians of Tri-City Cardiology established this scholarship to...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline05/01/2018
Varies Gerald E. Myers & Juanita T. Myers Scholarship
The scholarship program was established in 1999 to recognize the Myers family’s commitment to develop successful role models within the Hispanic...
The scholarship program was established in 1999 to recognize the Myers...
  • Deadline: 05/11/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/11/2018
Varies Amy Wasserman Scholarship Fund
The Amy Wasserman Scholarship Fund will provide financial aid for students who attended school in Tempe School Districts, with a preference for...
The Amy Wasserman Scholarship Fund will provide financial aid for...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
$5,000.00 Arizona First Advised Fund Foster Youth Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Current or former Arizona foster care youth Graduating high school senior or current undergraduate level college...
Eligibility Criteria: Current or former Arizona foster care...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline05/18/2018
$700 Busey-McMicken Agricultural Scholarship
The Busey-McMicken Scholarship was established in honor of two great friends, George W. Busey and Kenneth B. McMicken. Both men were, at different...
The Busey-McMicken Scholarship was established in honor of two great...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $700
Deadline05/18/2018
$2500 Buzz & Hazel Leslie Scholarship
Established by Sun City West resident Hazel Leslie with the intent of funding the education of nursing students working toward the Registered Nurse...
Established by Sun City West resident Hazel Leslie with the intent of...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $2500
Deadline05/18/2018
$3,000 Camp Verde Healing Arts Scholarship
In association with the Arizona Community Foundation, an anonymous donor has established the Camp Verde Healing Arts Scholarship for students at...
In association with the Arizona Community Foundation, an anonymous donor...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $3,000
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Catherine M. Newman Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Catherine M. Newman Memorial Scholarship was created to honor the memory of Catherine (Cathy) Marie Newman with the objective of helping...
The Catherine M. Newman Memorial Scholarship was created to honor the...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Creating Pathways Fund
New Pathways for Youth empowers youth to fulfill their potential through mentoring and life skill development. This scholarship will support youth...
New Pathways for Youth empowers youth to fulfill their potential through...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
$1,000 Dee-Dee Scholarship Fund
Dee Dee, as she was known by her many friends, and “mom” to her loved ones, had one final wish the week before her stroke: to provide a college...
Dee Dee, as she was known by her many friends, and “mom” to her loved...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline05/18/2018
$2,500-$5,000 Don & Sybil Harrington Scholarship
The Trustees of the Sybil B. Harrington Trust, continuing the Harrington’s philanthropic vision, have established the Don and Sybil Harrington...
The Trustees of the Sybil B. Harrington Trust, continuing the...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $2,500-$5,000
Deadline05/18/2018
Up to $1,000 Doughton Scholarship
The Doughton Scholarship is designated for adult students re-entering their post-secondary studies and are within two years of graduation. Adult...
The Doughton Scholarship is designated for adult students re-entering...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Estellean Wick Cochise Community Scholarship
The Estellean Wick Cochise Community Scholarship was established to support students from and residing in Cochise County in their efforts to attend...
The Estellean Wick Cochise Community Scholarship was established to...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Ewing Employee Assistance Foundation Fund
The Ewing Employee Assistance Foundation Scholarship Program established this scholarship to provide post-secondary educational funding for the...
The Ewing Employee Assistance Foundation Scholarship Program established...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Francis Marion Wildman III Memorial Scholarship
Francis Wildman served as a teacher in the Prescott schools for over five years and was beloved by his students for his teaching ability and his...
Francis Wildman served as a teacher in the Prescott schools for over...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
2,000 Gemini Foster Care Scholarship
Gemini Foster Care Scholarship was established in memory of James R. Freeman’s life-long commitment to education and his dedication to the...
Gemini Foster Care Scholarship was established in memory of James R....
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: 2,000
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Guinn B. Burton Medical Scholarship Fund
The Guinn B. Burton Medical Scholarship Fund was created to support medical scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students with financial...
The Guinn B. Burton Medical Scholarship Fund was created to support...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
Up to $5,000 Jacques Avent Scholarship through the National Forum for Black Public Administrators - Central Arizona Chapter
The National Forum for Black Public Administrators Central Arizona Chapter (NFBPA-CAC) is committed to strengthening the positions of blacks within...
The National Forum for Black Public Administrators Central Arizona...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Up to $5,000
Deadline05/18/2018
$5,000 James A. Fortmann Scholarship Fund
In memory of a Fortmann family patriarch, The James A. Fortmann Scholarship will be granted to students who meet the following: Eligibility...
In memory of a Fortmann family patriarch, The James A. Fortmann...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline05/18/2018
$5,000 Javus B. Fortmann Scholarship Fund
The Javus B. Fortmann Scholarship is in honor of the education career of Mrs. Fortmann. She was a teacher and school administrator in the public...
The Javus B. Fortmann Scholarship is in honor of the education career of...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline05/18/2018
$10,000 Jeffrey D. McClelland Scholarship
US Airways established this scholarship to honor the memory of Jeff McClelland, who was the airline’s Executive Vice President and Chief...
US Airways established this scholarship to honor the memory of Jeff...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $10,000
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Jerome & Gale Glaser Scholarship
With the Jerome Glaser Scholarship award, the Arizona Community Foundation seeks to award students from rural areas in the state of Arizona who are...
With the Jerome Glaser Scholarship award, the Arizona Community...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
$1,500 Julie Hurst Scholarship Fund
The Julie Hurst Scholarship Fund provides post-secondary educational funding for the employees of a company that is a member in good standing of...
The Julie Hurst Scholarship Fund provides post-secondary educational...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Kay T. DeMichele Angel Tree Scholarship
The Kay T. DeMichele Angel Tree Scholarship Fund honors the life, compassion and Christian ministry of Kay, who served as Chair of the Social...
The Kay T. DeMichele Angel Tree Scholarship Fund honors the life,...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Kay T. DeMichele Angel Tree Scholarship for Previous Recipients
The Kay T. DeMichele Angel Tree Scholarship Fund honors the life, compassion and Christian ministry of Kay, who served as Chair of the Social...
The Kay T. DeMichele Angel Tree Scholarship Fund honors the life,...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
$2,500.00 Lake Design Foundation Scholarship
Award-winning interior designer Lawrence Lake ASID, owner of Lawrence Lake Interiors in downtown Tempe, created the Lake Design Foundation Fund...
Award-winning interior designer Lawrence Lake ASID, owner of Lawrence...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline05/18/2018
$4,000 Lee Family Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created and endowed by the Lee Family in memory of late family members: Dea Gin Foo, grandfather and patriarch of the family...
This scholarship was created and endowed by the Lee Family in memory of...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $4,000
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Mahler - Ring Scholarship
The Mahler – Ring Scholarship was created to support students at Williams High School, in Williams Arizona. The students should be interested in...
The Mahler – Ring Scholarship was created to support students at...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
$1,500 Make It So Foundation Scholarship
The Make It So Foundation scholarship was established in 1999 by donors who wish to remain anonymous. It is exclusively for Native American...
The Make It So Foundation scholarship was established in 1999 by donors...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies McLaren Scholarship
Award Criteria: Former/current foster care youth graduating from high school or current undergraduate level college student. Attending any...
Award Criteria: Former/current foster care youth graduating from high...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
$1,500 Melva Joan Owens Scholarship
The Melva Joan Owens Scholarship supports students who have been admitted to the Nursing Program at Arizona State University, Northern Arizona...
The Melva Joan Owens Scholarship supports students who have been...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline05/18/2018
$500 - $2,000 Mickey Witkoff Native American Art Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: High school senior or current college undergraduate student who graduated from high school in Northern Arizona (Coconino,...
Eligibility Criteria: High school senior or current college...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $500 - $2,000
Deadline05/18/2018
up to $1000 Nancy Engebretson Memorial Photojournalism Scholarship
The Nancy Engebretson Memorial Photojournalism Award was established in memory of veteran newspaper photographer and Phoenix native Nancy...
The Nancy Engebretson Memorial Photojournalism Award was established in...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: up to $1000
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Page/Lake Powell Regional Scholarship Fund
The Page-Lake Powell Scholarship provides funding for Navajo college students studying in engineering, construction or related fields which may...
The Page-Lake Powell Scholarship provides funding for Navajo college...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
$5,000 Phoenix Suns Charities SunStudent Scholarship
Phoenix Suns Charities wishes to recognize and reward students who set high expectations for themselves and have identified, and intend to pursue,...
Phoenix Suns Charities wishes to recognize and reward students who set...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline05/18/2018
$5,000 Pogal Family Teacher Trust
*Eligibility Criteria:: US citizen. Full-time students studying for a career as a public school teacher; majoring in elementary education,...
*Eligibility Criteria:: US citizen. Full-time students studying for a...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Rick Oehme Memorial Scholarship
The Rick Oehme Memorial Scholarship was created by staff at US Airways, now American Airlines, to honor one of their leaders. Learn more about Mr....
The Rick Oehme Memorial Scholarship was created by staff at US Airways,...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
$1,500 Sierra Vista Regional Health Center Auxiliary Scholarship
The Sierra Vista Regional Health Center Auxiliary Scholarship is intended to support students residing in Cochise county who are pursuing degrees...
The Sierra Vista Regional Health Center Auxiliary Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline05/18/2018
$3,600 Steven Thayer Hopi Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the family of Steven Thayer to provide scholarship funding for young Hopi artists to develop their talents and...
This scholarship was established by the family of Steven Thayer to...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $3,600
Deadline05/18/2018
$2,500 Swift Transportation Scholarship
Swift Transportation established its Scholarship Program to provide college, university or trade/vocational school funding for the dependent...
Swift Transportation established its Scholarship Program to provide...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies The WESTMARC and Leadership West - West Valley Youth Leadership Scholarship Program
About WESTMARC and Leadership West WESTMARC is a public-private partnership of the 15 communities, business community and educational sector west...
About WESTMARC and Leadership West WESTMARC is a public-private...
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/18/2018
$2,000 Walter Keith Irwin Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Walter Keith Irwin Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Shay. Eligibility Criteria: U.S. Citizen. Majoring in...
The Walter Keith Irwin Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by Mr....
  • Deadline: 05/18/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline05/18/2018
Varies Phoenix Community Development Investment Corporation Scholarship Program
The PCDIC Scholarship Program supports post-secondary education for students with financial need attending any type of post-secondary institution...
The PCDIC Scholarship Program supports post-secondary education for...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2018
$250-$2,000 Dougherty Foundation Scholarship
To qualify for the Dougherty Foundation Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Applicants must be enrolled at one of these...
To qualify for the Dougherty Foundation Scholarship, applicants must...
  • Deadline: 06/08/2018
  • Award: $250-$2,000
Deadline06/08/2018
Varies Alexandra Ryan Swanson Live Your Dream Scholarship
The Alexandra Ryan Swanson Live Your Dream Scholarship was created to support residents and participants in UMOM Housing Programs earn a GED,...
The Alexandra Ryan Swanson Live Your Dream Scholarship was created to...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2018