Doughton Scholarship

The Doughton Scholarship is designated for adult students, with dependents, who are re-entering college. Adult students can be enrolled in a degree-seeking program with any declared major at any community college located in Maricopa County and should be able to effectively demonstrate a clear professional goal.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • US Citizen or legal resident.
  • Resident of Maricopa County.
  • Adult re-entry students with dependents.
  • Financial need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) (
  • Attending a community college in Maricopa County.
  • At least part time (6 credits or more)

Award Details:
The scholarship award is not automatically renewed. Students must re-apply for subsequent funding and compete with a new applicant pool each year.

Up to $1,000