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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
up to $5,000 Surprise Sundancers Scholarship Fund
This scholarship will give preference to previous recipients of the Surprise Sundancers Scholarship. Previous recipients and new applicants are...
This scholarship will give preference to previous recipients of the...
  • Deadline: 03/09/2018
  • Award: up to $5,000
Deadline03/09/2018
Varies 100 Club of Arizona Scholarship Fund
The 100 Club of Arizona scholarship program provides financial education assistance to public safety officers, firefighters, and their immediate...
The 100 Club of Arizona scholarship program provides financial education...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Alhambra Foundation for the Future Scholarship
Several years ago, Alhambra District employees started the Alhambra Foundation for the Future (AFF), a nonprofit organization that solicits funds...
Several years ago, Alhambra District employees started the Alhambra...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
$1,000 Barbara Shay Memorial Nursing Scholarship
The Barbara Shay Memorial Nursing Scholarship was established to help Arizona students graduating from Kofa or Cibola High School in their Nursing...
The Barbara Shay Memorial Nursing Scholarship was established to help...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Bishop Henry L. Barnwell Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Fund
The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Committee will award scholarships to students attending an accredited higher learning institution in...
The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Committee will award...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Desert Mountain Community Foundation Scholarship Fund
Award Eligibility: • Applicants must be employees, spouses of employees, or dependent children and grandchildren of Desert Mountain employees or...
Award Eligibility: • Applicants must be employees, spouses of employees,...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
$2,000 Gene Shay Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Gene Shay Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Shay. Award Criteria: U.S. Citizen Majoring in Business related...
The Gene Shay Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by Mr. and Mrs....
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/16/2018
$2,000 Globe High Alumni Scholarship
The Globe High School Alumni Scholarship Fund was established with the encouragement of Classes of 1949, 1950 & 1951. Mr. Chuck O. Lee, an...
The Globe High School Alumni Scholarship Fund was established with the...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/16/2018
$1,000 Governor Rose Mofford Scholarship
Friends and supporters of Globe native Rose Mofford, the first woman to serve as governor of the state of Arizona (1988-01) established a...
Friends and supporters of Globe native Rose Mofford, the first woman to...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/16/2018
$2,000 for 2 year college / $4,000 for 4 year university Helen Dyar King Scholarship
Helen Dyar King held great regard for those who served in the military and worked as public servants and wanted to support them and their families...
Helen Dyar King held great regard for those who served in the military...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $2,000 for 2 year college / $4,000 for 4 year university
Deadline03/16/2018
$5,000 Helen Jean Simpson Scholarship
This scholarship fund was established through the estate of Helen Jean Simpson and designated by the Arizona Community Foundation to help deserving...
This scholarship fund was established through the estate of Helen Jean...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Helene Thomas Bennett Health Career Scholarship
The goal of the Helene Thomas Bennett Health Career Scholarship is to provide funding for students from the Yuma, Arizona. Award...
The goal of the Helene Thomas Bennett Health Career Scholarship is to...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
$500 June Pallack Scholarship
The June Pallack Scholarship fund was created by family members who wished to honor the memory of June Pallack, who was an educator. Award...
The June Pallack Scholarship fund was created by family members who...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/16/2018
$2,000 Kenneth N. Harrison Memorial Scholarship
The Kenneth N. Harrison Memorial Scholarship was established by anonymous donors in Yuma to honor Kenneth Harrison and his life’s work as a fire...
The Kenneth N. Harrison Memorial Scholarship was established by...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/16/2018
$1,000.00 Kieren McErlain Williams Memorial Scholarship
The Kieren McErlain Williams Memorial Scholarship was established in 2010 in memory of a young man who loved science and nature. His warmth, wisdom...
The Kieren McErlain Williams Memorial Scholarship was established in...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/16/2018
Up to $2,500 Lillian & Gordon MacGregor Scholarship for Sedona
In association with the Arizona Community Foundation of Sedona, Gordon and Lillian MacGregor established a scholarship program to help students...
In association with the Arizona Community Foundation of Sedona, Gordon...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Up to $2,500
Deadline03/16/2018
$1,280.00 Mabel Sassoe Kirsch Scholarship
The Mabel Sassoe Kirsch Scholarship was established at the Arizona Community Foundation of Yuma to support part-time and full-time students who...
The Mabel Sassoe Kirsch Scholarship was established at the Arizona...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $1,280.00
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Maravilla Education Fund
Residents of Maravilla Scottsdale senior community established this scholarship fund to help qualified hourly employees achieve their dreams...
Residents of Maravilla Scottsdale senior community established this...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
$5,000 Marion F. Griffin Memorial U of A Agriculture Scholarship Fund
The Marion F. Griffin Memorial U of A Scholarship was established at the Yuma Community Foundation to help students graduating from a Yuma County...
The Marion F. Griffin Memorial U of A Scholarship was established at the...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/16/2018
$1,000.00 Maverick Albert Campisi Memorial Scholarship
The Maverick Albert Campisi Memorial Scholarship is intended to support 5 graduating high school seniors from Ironwood Ridge High School in Oro...
The Maverick Albert Campisi Memorial Scholarship is intended to support...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/16/2018
$2,000-$4,000 Myers Family Scholarship
Dr. William Myers and his wife, Sondra Myers, along with their four adult children established this scholarship fund in 2002. Each member of the...
Dr. William Myers and his wife, Sondra Myers, along with their four...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $2,000-$4,000
Deadline03/16/2018
$1,200 Nikki Ferguson Healthcare & Business Scholarship
The Nikki Ferguson Business & Healthcare scholarship was established at the Yuma Community Foundation to support females graduating from Yuma...
The Nikki Ferguson Business & Healthcare scholarship was established...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $1,200
Deadline03/16/2018
Up to $1,000 Riedel & Garcia Scholarship
The Riedel & Garcia Scholarship was established at the Arizona Community Foundation of Yuma to support students graduating from San Luis High...
The Riedel & Garcia Scholarship was established at the Arizona...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Deadline03/16/2018
up to $10,000 Syring - Ryerson Scholarship Fund
Leila Syring and Sue Ryerson retired from San Francisco to Sun City West years ago. They remained healthy, but did have setbacks. With cancer and...
Leila Syring and Sue Ryerson retired from San Francisco to Sun City West...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: up to $10,000
Deadline03/16/2018
$1,000 Valle del Sol's Rosa Carrillo Torres Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship program was designed to provide support for students of Hispanic heritage who are the first generation in their family planning to...
This scholarship program was designed to provide support for students of...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/16/2018
$1,500 Vanita A. Schwenn Scholarship Fund
Award Criteria: U.S. Citizen Must demonstrate Financial Need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid...
Award Criteria: U.S. Citizen Must demonstrate Financial Need as...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline03/16/2018
$2,000 Vicki Piña Scholarship Fund
Vicki Piña grew up in a large family in Nogales, Arizona, where she learned the value of hard work, perseverance and strong family values. She was...
Vicki Piña grew up in a large family in Nogales, Arizona, where she...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Welborn Family Scholarship Fund
The Welborn Family Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance to students of low-income families who are the first generation in their family...
The Welborn Family Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance to...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
$1,000 Wilna G. Tygum Scholarship
Wilna G. Tygum was a career nurse in Wisconsin and Arizona. Concerned about the shortage of nurses in the state of Arizona, and the rising costs...
Wilna G. Tygum was a career nurse in Wisconsin and Arizona. Concerned...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Vi at Silverstone Education Fund
The Fund’s primary aim is to provide scholarship assistance to eligible Vi at Silverstone employees and their dependents. The scholarships are one...
The Fund’s primary aim is to provide scholarship assistance to eligible...
  • Deadline: 03/27/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/27/2018
Up to $2,000 Lodine Robinson National Association of Women in Construction Scholarship
This scholarship is made possible by generous support from construction industry donors. Named for a Greater Phoenix charter member, the Lodine...
This scholarship is made possible by generous support from construction...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2018
  • Award: Up to $2,000
Deadline03/29/2018
$5,000 Odell & Marilyn L'Heureux Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is dedicated to students who have recently graduated from Buena High School in Sierra Vista, Arizona. This scholarship will be...
This scholarship is dedicated to students who have recently graduated...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/29/2018
up to $10,000 Prina Family Scholarship Fund
The Prina Family’s goal is to provide a scholarship for students who graduate from a public high school in Graham County, Arizona with the...
The Prina Family’s goal is to provide a scholarship for students who...
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: up to $10,000
Deadline03/30/2018
Varies Tolleson Academic Achievement Award
The Tolleson Academic Achievement Award was established by an anonymous donor to provide scholarship opportunities for graduating high school...
The Tolleson Academic Achievement Award was established by an anonymous...
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/30/2018
$5,000 Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
The Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund provides $5000 awards to incoming juniors in business majors at NCA Accredited schools in...
The Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund provides $5000...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/31/2018
Varies Jim Troxell Foundation Scholarship
Award Criteria: Students with financial need – Family income below $100,000. Attending a college or university in Arizona, with a preference for...
Award Criteria: Students with financial need – Family income below...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
Varies The Congressman Ed & Verma Pastor Scholarship
Through a generous gift from the APS Foundation, Congressman Ed Pastor and his wife, Verma seek to award a student, or students, attending one of...
Through a generous gift from the APS Foundation, Congressman Ed Pastor...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
$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 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
$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
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 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