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August

Travel Photography and Savings Scholarship 

Typical Deadline: August 1 

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Pursuing a college education in nursing whom excel in math and science 

 

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Typical Deadline: August 31

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Pursuing a college education in nursing whom excel in math and science

 

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September

The Gates Scholarship

Typical Deadline: September 15

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: FULL SCHOLARSHIP (conditions apply)

Target Student: Pell-eligible minority who is in the top 10% of their graduating class. Demonstrates leadership and personal success skills.

 

Flinn Foundation Scholarship

Typical Deadline: September 16

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Full Cost of Tuition 

Target Student: Demonstrate leadership in extracurricular activities. Be in the top 5% of their graduating class and have at least a 1340 on the SAT or a 29 on the ACT. Only applicable to Arizona State University, University of Arizona, and Northern Arizona University. 


Golden Door Scholars Program - DACA Students

Typical Deadline: September 16

Application Grade: Senior, Recent High School Graduates, Current Undergraduate 

Amount: Funding for Four Year Degree at Partner Schools

Target Student: Must have DACA eligibility and strong academic records

 

QuestBridge National College Match

Typical Deadline: September 26

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Full Four Year Cost 

Target Student: Top 5-10% of class, family income less than $65,000 and counselor report. DACA eligible.


Beauty + Wellness Scholarship for Women

Typical Deadline: (Quarterly) January 1, March 31, June 30, and September 30

Application Grade: Senior or current college student

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Female. Committed to maintaining personal wellness

 

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October

Ethical Torch Essay Scholarship

Typical Deadline: October 1

Application Grade: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $500 - $1,500

Target Student: Any. Complete an essay on the importance of ethics and integrity in our community.

 

AES Engineers Scholarship

Typical Deadline: October 6

Application Grade: Senior and all post-secondary students 

Amount: $500

Target Student: Good character determined by submitted essay.

 

National Young Arts Foundation Award/Program

Typical Deadline: October 11

Application Grade: Sophomore, Junior, or Senior, and or 15-18 years of age

Amount: Up to $10,000

Target Student: Any from many disciplines of art (Writing, Voice, Dance, Film, etc.). $35 nonrefundable application fee.


Olin E. Teague Scholarship

Typical Deadline: October 11

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $4,000

Target Student: Must plan to pursue undergraduate or graduate studies in an aerospace field.

 

Aviation Scholarship

Typical Deadline: October 11

Application Grade: Junior or Senior

Amount: $20,000 private pilot license or $5,000 flight training

Target Student: U.S. Citizen or permanent resident. Involved in community service and extracurricular activities. Written essay.

 

Branson Shows Inspired Scholarship

Typical Deadline: October 15

Application Grade: Junior or Senior, or 16-19 years of age

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Must plan on enrolling in college upon graduation. Essay required. 

 

American Muscle Automotive Scholarships

Typical Deadline: October 15

Application Grade: Senior or currently enrolled college students

Amount: $2,000

Target Student: Must plan to pursue an automotive themed major.

 

American Trucks Student Scholarship

Typical Deadline: October 15

Application Grade: Senior or currently enrolled college students (vocational or technical)

Amount: $2,000

Target Student: Must plan to pursue a program in construction management or in the traditional trades (e.g. carpentry, HVAC, electrical or related fields of study) at an accredited school.

 

Colgate "Haz La U" Scholarship

Typical Deadline: October 15

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Multiple awards up to $15,000

Target Student: Must be of Hispanic Heritage, minimum 3.0 GPA (unweighted) and plan to attend an accredited higher education institution. DACA eligible.


Horatio Alger Scholarship Program

Typical Deadline: October 25 (multiple links on first page)

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $10,000 

Target Student: $55,000 or less adjusted gross family income, involved in co-curricular and community service activities and minimum GPA of 2.0

 

The Phoenix Chapter College Scholarship for Boys and Girls

Typical Deadline: October 26

Application Grade: Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $2,500

Target Student: Currently playing a sport. Male African American student athlete. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Part 1 of 2 is an application. See your Student Adviser or Career Center Specialist for an application and more details.

 

Heisman Scholarship

Typical Deadline: October 29

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $500 - $5,000 (100 scholarships available)

Target Student: Student athlete in school sponsored sport. Demonstrated school/community leadership. Minimum GPA 3.0. DACA Eligible

 

Pirates Pitch Competition

Typical Deadline: October 29

Application Grade: Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount:  $6,000 - $10,000 towards Seton Hall University ($1000 - $2,500 Cash Prize)

Target Student: Minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit original business idea, product or service you would like to create or have already created.

 

Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship

Typical Deadline: October 31

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $20,000 

Target Student: Leaders that are passionate, service-oriented, and demonstrate a sustained commitment to bettering their community and planning to attend a post secondary institution.

 

VFW Voice of Democracy

Typical Deadline: October 31

Application Grade: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior

Amount: $30,000 for winner. $1,000 - $16,000 for other places

Target Student: Any. Audio recording answering a prompt.

 

VFW Patriots Pen

Typical Deadline: October 31

Application Grade: Sixth through Eighth 

Amount: $55,000 (awards) for winner. $500 for state winners

Target Student: Any. Writing of an essay to answer a prompt. 

 

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November

PEO Star Scholarship

Typical Deadline: November 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $2,500

Target Student: Female, Any combination of leadership, academics, extracurricular activities or community service. GPA 3.0-4.0. Need recommendation from PEO member.

 

Cross & Smith Offering Annual $1,000 College Scholarship

Typical Deadline: November 2

Application Grade: 5th though 8th. Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Any. Writing of an essay to answer a prompt.

 

NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing

Typical Deadline: November 5

Application Grade: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $2,500

Target Student: "Techie" student who self identifies as women, genderqueer, or non-binary.

 

Prudential Spirit of Community Award

Typical Deadline: November 5

Application Grade: Senior or Currently in Community College

Amount: $1,000 (or more depending award recognition)

Target Student: One who has conducted a volunteer service activity within the past year. 

 

Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship

Typical Deadline: November 5

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1,000 - $12,500/year

Target Student: Any U.S. Citizen pursuing a four-year degree. 

 

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program 

Typical Deadline: November 13

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Up to $40,000/year

Target Student: Exceptional academic ability and achievement, financial need, persistence, service to others, and leadership

 

Helmer, Conley & Kasselman Annual College Scholarship

Typical Deadline: November 15

Application Grade: Senior or currently in college

Amount: $500

Target Student: Must intend to pursue a degree in law leading to bar eligibility and a license to practice law. 

 

Arizona Milk Producers Scholarship

Typical Deadline: November 17 (winners selected weekly)

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Up to $8,000

Target Student: AZ resident. Create a video detailing "incorporation of dairy".

 

 Seattle University's Sullivan Leadership Award

Typical Deadline: November 30

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Full tuition, room and board

Target Student: Academic excellence, service/leadership, community involvement, and global engagement. Essay required and leadership resume.

 

Maid Sailors Big Dreams

Typical Deadline: Nov 30

Application Grade: Senior, or currently enrolled college student

Amount: $1,500

Target Student: Dynamic, passionate, hard-working student in high school, college, university, or trade school, create a 2-4 minute video explaining why you think education is the key to a brighter future, and how you can shape society. DACA Eligible

 

Planet Maids

Typical Deadline: Nov 30

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $2,500 (4 yr renewable)

Target Student: The student must be enrolled at an accredited college, university or trade school. No major or trade requirements. All students are welcome. DACA Eligible

 

Emory University Scholars Program

Typical Deadline: November 31

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Partial to Full merit-based scholarships 

Target Student: Attending Emory University in Atlanta, GA. 

 

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December

American Quarter Horse Foundation Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Varying dollar amounts

Target Student: Scholarships are open to students who are AQHA or AQHYA members.

 

Americanism Essay Contest 

Typical Deadline: December 1

Application Grade: 7th and 8th. Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $1000 to $5000

Target Student: Essays submitted through an FRA member or the Phoenix FRA branch. Awards given for national,1st, 2nd, or 3rd place.

 

Boston University Trustee Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: BU tuition and fees for 1 yr (renewable).

Target Student: Student must apply to Boston University and write an essay.

 

Dell Scholars Program

Typical Deadline: December 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $20,000

Target Student: Any student who has attended a college readiness program, such as AVID.

 

Hermann & Hermann Innovation Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 1

Application Grade: Junior and Senior

Amount: $1000-$2500

Target Student: Any student writing an essay about the topic and an essay nominating a favorite teacher.

 

JL Cochran Memorial Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1000

Target Student: Any student writing an essay about the topic.  Need proof of college acceptance.

 

101 Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 1

Application Grade: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $1000

Target Student: Any student who is making a difference in their community, showing leadership, and working on academics.  Two essays are required.

 

Remote DBA Experts to Students Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1000

Target Student: Any student who is interested in a data-focused or data science career. Essay is required.

 

Washington & Lee Johnson Scholarship Program

Typical Deadline: December 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: tuition, room and board, +$7000 for summer experiences

Target Student: Any student with financial need.  Essay is required.

 

Working: Now and Then Undergraduate Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 1

Application Grade: Currently attending or accepted to an accredited college or university

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Considering a career in employment law.  Essay is required.

 

National Alumni Scholarships (Drake University)

Typical Deadline: December 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount Full tuition to Drake University  

Target Student: Admitted to Drake University of submitted a complete Drake University application. ACT composite of 31 or SAT combined score of 1390. Rank in top five percent and/or have a minimum 3.8 GPA. 

 

CGTrader Scholarship 

Typical Deadline: December 2

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $500-$2000

Target Student: Any student interested in writing an essay on innovative technologies.

 

Beliz Law Firm Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 3

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $500

Target Student: Any student accepted into a college or university.  Video is required.

DACA eligible.


Advanced Prevention Lawsuit Legal Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 5

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1000

Target Student: Any student desiring a 4 year degree to use to service the community.  Video is required.

 

PixelPlex Bi-Annual Scholarship 

Typical Deadline: December 5

Application Grade: Enrolled, or accepted with plans to attend, a college or university

Amount: $2000

Target Student: U.S. Citizen or permanent resident. Field of study must be related to STEM, economics, or business. Essay required.

 

Montana State University Presidential Scholarships

Typical Deadline: December 6

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Full Tuition

Target Student: Attending Montana State University. Minimum 3.75 GPA. ACT score of at least 30 or SAT score of at least 1360.

 

National Honor Society Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 6

Application Grade: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $3,200 to $25,000

Target Student: Given to outstanding NHS students.

 

Military Child of the Year Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 9

Application Grade: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior, and or ages 13 thru 18

Amount: $10,000 + Laptop

Target Students: A student from a military family with a creative solution to address a local, regional, or global challenge.

 

Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 9

Application Grade: K-8th. Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior, and or ages 5 to 25

Amount: $5000 + $5000 to hunger-related charity

Target Student: Any student who can provide a solution and mobilize youth to help solve the problem of eliminating hunger in the U.S.

 

Science Ambassador Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 9

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Full tuition

Target Student: Any female student planning on a STEM major. Video required. DACA Eligible. 


AXA Achievement Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 15 or until 10,000 applications are accepted.

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $2,500 to $25,000

Target Student: Any student who demonstrates ambition and self-drive.

 

SunTec Auto Glass Yearly Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 15 

Application Grade: Senior or currently enrolled college student

Amount: $1,500

Target Student: Minimum 2.5 GPA. Completion of an essay.

 

Final Fantasy Fan Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 15th

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Any student who enjoys playing the game, Final Fantasy.  Brief essay required.

 

Burger King Scholars Program

Typical Deadline: December 15 or the first 50,000 applications

Application Grade:  Senior

Amount: $5,000 to $50,000

Target Student: Any student who meet the criteria for the general track or is an employee of Burger King.

 

Responsible Pest Control Scholarship

Typical Deadline:  December 15

Application Grade:  Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $1000

Target Student:  Any student willing to write an essay on scorpions.

 

PB&J Scholarship

Typical Date: December 16

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1000

Target Student: We are looking for students who have experienced challenges that may have prevented them from reflecting well on paper (GPA, Test Scores, Etc…), but have the drive to succeed. 

 

FAIR Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 21

Application Grade:  Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount:  $465

Target Student:  Any student who is Asian or Pacific Islander and preparing their DACA papers. Soon to be DACA eligible.


National Debt Relief Scholarship

Typical Deadline:  December 31

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1000

Target Student:  Any student pursuing a STEM major.  An essay, video, or infographic is required.

 

R3 Stem Cell Scholarship

Typical Deadline: December 31

Application Grade: Senior or 18 years old

Amount: $1,500

Target Student: Minimum 2.5 GPA. Accepted into a college. Essay is required.

 

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January

American Legion Oratorical Scholarship Contest

Typical Deadline: January 1

Application Grade: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $2,000 (first round pick) $15,000 - 20,000 (1st, 2nd, 3rd place)

Target Student: US Resident. Oration on an aspect of the U.S. Constitution. 

 

Beauty + Wellness Scholarship for Women

Typical Deadline: (Quarterly) January 1, March 31, June 30, and September 30

Application Grade: Senior or college student

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Female. Committed to maintaining personal wellness

 

Washington University in St. Louis/Danforth Scholars Program

Typical Deadline: January 2

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Half to full tuition 

Target Student: Submitted application to Washington University in St. Louis. Complete an essay.

 

Foot Locker Scholar Athletes

Typical Deadline: January 3

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $20,000

Target Student: Any student athlete with exceptional academic ability and strong leadership skills.

 

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship

Typical Deadline: January 3

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Up to $40,000

Target Student: U.S. Citizen. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Demonstrates attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship. 

 

Ron Brown Scholarship

Typical Deadline: January 9

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $10,000/yr up to 4 years 

Target Student: U.S. Citizen or permanent resident. Black/African-American. Excel academically and exhibit leadership ability. 

 

Mesa Student Citizens of The Year

Typical Deadline: January 9

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: MPS student. Minimum of 200 community service hours recorded on transcript.

 

Baird Foundation Scholarship at The University of Arizona

Typical Deadline: January 10

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $12,500/yr up to 4 years

Target Student: Admitted to University of Arizona. U.S. citizen. Minimum GPA of 3.75.

 

ASU Leadership Scholarship Program

Typical Deadline: January 11

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $10,000/annually 

Target Student: Minimum 3.25 GPA. Actively participated in school and community organizations and events. Served in leadership roles. Each High School may submit only one nomination. See your Student Adviser or Career Center Specialist for more details.

 

Ithaca College Park Scholar Program

Typical Deadline: January 15

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Full Tuition 

Target Student: U.S. citizen. Apply to Ithaca College by Jan 2, 2020. Strong character and leadership.

 

Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship

Typical Deadline: January 15

Application Grade: Senior  

Amount: $500-$5,000

Target Student: Any senior who is planning a career in government service.

 

Diversity Advancement Scholarship

Typical Deadline: January 16

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Up to $20,000

Target Student: U.S. citizen. Minority student. Architect Major. Minimum 3.0 GPA

 

Coolidge Scholarship

Typical Deadline: January 16

Application Grade: Junior

Amount: 4 year full tuition and expenses

Target Student: U.S. citizen. Distinguished academic record and interest in public policy.

 

Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship

Typical Deadline: January 17

Application Grade: Senior

Amount:  $2,500

Target Students:  Any student with a learning disability or ADHD who will be attending a 2 year community college.

 

 Anne Ford Scholarship

Typical Deadline:  January 17

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $10,000

Target Student: Any student with a learning disability or ADHD who will be enrolling in a 4 year Bachelor’s degree program.


Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship Program

Typical Deadline: January 17

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $10,000 (up to 100 awards will be granted)

Target Student: U.S. citizen. Currently enrolled or have completed advanced placement computer science courses. Planning to major in computer science, software engineering, computer engineering or other related field of study. Minimum 3.0 GPA. 

 

Phoenix Chinese Week Scholarship

Typical Deadline: January 17

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $750 (3 scholarships)

Target Student: Arizona resident. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Involved in the Chinese community.

 

C-Span Student Cam

Typical Deadline: January 20

Application Grade: 6th-8th & Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: Up to $5,000

Target Student: Complete a 5-6 minute documentary regarding a prompt.

 

United States JCI Senate Foundation

Typical Deadline: January 24

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Graduating senior must be planning to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools.

 

Elks National Foundation Legacy Award

Typical Deadline: January 31

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $4,000

Target Student: Children or grandchildren of dues-paying living Elks. 

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February

Jackie Robinson Foundation

Typical Deadline: February 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Up to $28,000

Target Student: U.S. citizen. Minority student. Demonstrate a dedication to community service, show leadership potential and evidence of financial need. Minimum SAT score of 1,000 or ACT score of 21.

 

Alisa’s Angels Scholarship

Typical Deadline: February 4

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $5,000

Target Student: Students who are committed to service to others. Complete and submit an essay. 

 

Arizona CPA Foundation for Education and Innovation Accounting Scholarship

Typical Deadline: February 7

Application Grade: Senior 

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Senior planning to enroll in an Arizona university or community college as a full time student in fall 2020 majoring in accounting.

 

Dorrance Foundation Scholarship

Typical Deadline: February 7

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $12,000 per year

Target Student: AZ resident. First generation college student. Minimum 3.0 GPA and a SAT score of 1100 or ACT score of 22. Admitted to ASU, UofA or NAU. Must successfully complete the Dorrance Summer Bridge Program in Flagstaff.

 

Spotlight on Leadership Award

Typical Deadline: February 8

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $500

Target Student: Future Leader. Essay required that shares experience about being a leader. Applications are available in the Career Center and/or Counseling Department.

 

2019 Autism Scholarship

Typical Deadline: February 14

Application Grade: Senior

Amount$1,000

Target Student: Any student with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

 

Daughters of the American Revolution

Typical Deadline: February 15

Application Grade: Senior or current college student

Amount: Varies

Target Student: US Citizen. 1000 word essay with career objectives. Multiple scholarships available. See website.

 

Sparkling Ice Flavorful Futures Scholarship

Typical Deadline: February 15

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $5000

Target Student: Any student with a 2.5 GPA or above. Video required.

 

Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)

Typical Deadline: February 15

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $500 - $5,000

Target Student: Must be of Hispanic Heritage. Minimum 3.0 GPA. U.S. citizen, permanent legal resident, DACA, or eligible non-citizen (as defined by FAFSA).  


Sybil B. Harrington Scholarship

Typical Deadline: February 15

Application Grade: Senior or current college student

Amount: 

Target Student: U.S. citizen. Resident of Maricopa County. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Pursuing 12 or more credit hours in a health care related career. Planning to attend, or currently attending, a college or university in Maricopa County.

 

East Valley Women's League Scholarship

Typical Deadline: February 23

Application Grade: Senior 

Amount: Varies - Multiple Scholarship available

Target Student: Female applicant from the East Valley, who exhibits service to the community, participation in extracurricular activities, demonstrates financial need and is in the “academic middle”.  

 

The National Scholarship (TheDream.us)

Typical Deadline: February 27

Application Grade: Senior or High School graduate

Amount: Up to $29,000 for a bachelor's degree (additional stipends available)

Target Student: Current DACA or TPS. Came to United States before age of 16. Minimum GPA of 2.5. Can show significant financial need.  

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March

Arizona Community Foundation

Typical Deadline: March through May (Varies)

Application Grade: Senior 

Amount: Varies (90+ Scholarships available)

Target Student: Any

 

American Legion Auxiliary Children of Warriors National Presidents' Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $5,000 (x3)

Target Student: Daughter, Son, Granddaughter, Grandson of a veteran (conditions apply). 50 hours of community service completed in high school.

 

Beus Family Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 1

Application Grade: Senior or incoming transfer student 

Amount: Up to $15,000 

Target Student: Minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be selected as a New American University Merit Scholar and admitted to Barrett Honors College. Enrolled in STEM or Music programs at ASU.

 

Central Arizona Tall Society Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 1

Application Grade: Senior 

Amount: $250 

Target Student: Height requirements of 5’ 10” for Women and 6’ 2” for men.

 

Nina Mason Pulliam Legacy Scholars Program

Typical Deadline: March 1

Application Grade: Senior or ages 18-25 (other criteria may be met)

Amount: $2,500 to $10,000 

Target Student: U.S. Citizen and resident of Arizona. Demonstrates financial need and have applied to ASU before applying for scholarship.

 

Project Yellow Light Scholarships

Typical Deadline: March 1

Application Grade: Junior or Senior

Amount: $2,000 to $8,000

Target Student: Create a video ad, a radio spot, or a design for a billboard ad to encourage safe driving.

 

Desert Club Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: 

Target Student: In need of financial assistance. Judged on: community and school involvement and future goals.

 

Operation Thank an Officer Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 1

Application Grade: Senior

Amount:  $1,000

Target Student:  Pursuing a career in law enforcement

 

College Success Arizona Scholars Program 

Typical Deadline: March 6

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Up to $3,000/semester 

Target Student: Minimum 3.0 GPA and be involved in one of College Success Arizona’s programs

 

The Phoenix Chapter of The Links, Inc. Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 12

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: 

Target Student: Minimum 3.0 GPA. Exhibits respect and demonstrates ambition.

 

GFWC-Desert Jade Woman's Club

Typical Deadline: March 14

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $650

Target Student: Chinese descent. Involved in school and community. Academic Achievement is a factor. Application available in your high school Career Center and/or Counseling department.

 

Spirit Writing Contest

Rochester Institute of Technology - National Technical Institute For The Deaf

Typical Deadline: March 15

Application Grade: Sophomores and Juniors

Amount: $500 (4 winners)

Target Student: Deaf or Hard of Hearing 

 

Digital Arts, Film & Animation Scholarship

Rochester Institute of Technology - National Technical Institute For The Deaf

Typical Deadline: March 15

Application Grade: Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors

Amount: $250

(winner for each category - Web Design, Graphic Media, Film, 3D Animation, Interactive Media, Photo Imaging.)

Target Student:  Deaf or Hard of Hearing. 

 

Armstrong Family Foundation Scholarship - ASU

Typical Deadline: March 17

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Up to $8,000/year

Target Student: Minimum 3.0 GPA. Arizona Resident and an orphan, ward of the court, living with extended family, in foster care or an independent student without financial support. Attending ASU.

 

Charles and Christine Michaels Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 19

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $2,500 

Target Student: Minimum 2.75 GPA. Attending ASU and an Arizona resident.

 

ASU Pioneer Heritage Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 20

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $2,500 

Target Student: Active member of LDS Church, active with campus-based LDS Institute, while attending ASU and demonstrated school and community leadership. Scholarship awards can be deferred due to church mission service.


Red Mountain Academic Booster Club Merit Award

Typical Deadline: March 20

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $500

Target Student: Planning to attend a college or university in 2020. Essay required. Red Mountain students only.

 

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Young Scholars Program

Typical Deadline: March 23

Application Grade: Seventh (five-year, pre-college scholarship)

Amount: 

Target Student: High performing 7th grade students with financial need.


ASU Pioneer Heritage Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 24

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $2,500

Target Student: Minimum 3.0 GPA. Active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Scholarships can be deferred due to church mission service.  

 

American Legion Auxiliary, Mesa Unit 26

Typical Deadline: March 28 (extended to April 30 due to school closure)

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $300 (x3)

Target Student: Daughter, Son, Granddaughter, Grandson of a veteran or active duty military. Community Service.  Plan to attend an Arizona college, university, technical or trade school. Application available in your high school Career Center and/or Counseling department.

 

American Legion Auxiliary, Mesa Unit 26, Anna K. D. Julius Memorial Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 28, 2020 (extended to April 30 due to school closure)

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1000

Target Student: Daughter, Son, Granddaughter, Grandson of a veteran/active duty military.  Plan to attend a college, university, technical or trade school. Application available in your high school Career Center and/or Counseling department.

 

Paloma Blanca Community Service Scholarship (Mesa Soccer League)

Typical Deadline: March 28

Application Grade: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $500 - $2,000

Target Student: AZ resident. Soccer player with Mesa Soccer League. Written essay.

 

Rookie Dreams Scholarship (Mesa Soccer League)

Typical Deadline: March 28

Application Grade: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $5,00 - $1,000

Target Student: AZ resident. Volunteer or Referee with Mesa Soccer League. Written essay.

 

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority (Delta Beta Omega Chapter)

Typical Deadline: March 31

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1,000 to $3,000

Target Student: Minimum 3.0 GPA. African American Women

 

Credit Union West 

Typical Deadline: March 31

Application Grade: Seniors

Amount: $1,000 (x5)

Target Student: Must be a member, or become a member, of Credit Union West


#IAM Project Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 31

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1,000 

Target Student: Plan on pursuing a STEM degree. Westwood students only. DACA eligible.

 

Kaity's Way Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 31

Application Grade: Senior or first year community college student in Maricopa County 

Amount: $1,000 

Target Student: Majoring in a field related to social services.

 

Modern Castle Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 31

Application Grade: Senior or an undergraduate college student  

Amount: $1,000 

Target Student: Minimum 3.0 GPA. U.S. Citizen. Create a short video answering one of the provided questions.

 

Delta Beta Omega's Scholarship

Typical Deadline: March 31

Application Grade: Senior  

Amount: 

Target Student: Minimum 3.0 GPA. Interested in careers in education. Essay required. 

 

Beauty + Wellness Scholarship for Women

Typical Deadline: (Quarterly) January 1, March 31, June 30, and September 30

Application Grade: Senior or current college student

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Female. Committed to maintaining personal wellness

 

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April 

 

Driver Education Initiative Award

Typical Deadline: April 1

Application Grade: Currently enrolled in high school

Amount: $3,000

Target Student: Any. Essay required.

 

Wood Foundation Scholarship

Typical Deadline: Applications postmarked by April 2.

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Up to $5,000/year

Target Student: Minimum 3.2 GPA, enrolled in a Mesa Public Schools high school, demonstrated financial need, accepted at an Arizona college or university or Brigham Young University. Please mail completed applications along with your financial aid/scholarship package from the university you plan to attend to:

Dr. Carolyn O'Reilly

PMB 480

2733 N. Power Road, Suite 102

Mesa, AZ 85215-1683

 

Ryne Starr Zahner Memorial Scholarship

Typical Deadline: April 5

Application Grade: Senior  

Amount: $1,000 

Target Student: Strong leadership qualities. Committed to becoming a teacher. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Mesa High School students only. See your Student Adviser or Career Center Specialist for more details.

 

Chinese American Citizens Alliance Phoenix Lodge

Typical Deadline:  April 10

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $600 (x5)

Target Student: Chinese descent. Involved in school and community. Academic Achievement is a factor. See your Student Adviser or Career Center Specialist for more details.

 

Mesa Service Learning Scholarship - UPDATED DUE DATE

Typical Deadline: April 15, by 4:30 PM

Application Grade: Senior  

Amount: $1,000 

Target Student: Minimum 200 hours of community service (recorded on MPS transcript). U.S. Citizen or permanent resident.


Arizona Musicfest Scholarship

Typical Deadline: April 15

Application Grade: Senior

Amount:  

Target Student: Students pursuing a music based degree.

 

ASMZINE Scholarship

Typical Deadline: April 15

Application Grade: Enrolled or accepted in a college or university

Amount: $350

Target Student: Must be pursuing studies in graduate and post graduate.

 

Fleet Reserve Association Scholarship

Typical Deadline: April 15

Application Grade: Full time students at an accredited college or university 

Amount: Up to $5,000

Target Student: U.S. Citizen. Affiliated with U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps or the U.S. Coast Guard. 

 

Horatio Alger Association - Career and Technical Scholarship

Typical Deadline: April 15

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Up to $2,500

Target Student: U.S. citizen. Demonstrates financial need, applicants must be Pell Grant eligible, perseverance in overcoming adversity and enrolled in a 2 year or less career or technical degree/certificate program in fall 2020 

 

We the Students Essay Contest

Typical Deadline: April 15

Application Grade: Eighth, Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: Up to $7,500

Target Student: Any. Complete an essay answering a prompt.

 

Mattie Cowan Scholarship

Typical Deadline: April 15

Application Grade: Seniors

Amount: $1,500

Target Student: Any student who plans to pursue a degree in agriculture.

 

Ayn Rand Essay Contest

Typical Deadline: April 18 (varies based on grade)

Application Grade: Eighth, Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $50 - $2,000

Target Student: Essay on a prompt for Ayn Rand novel readers.

 

Student-View Scholarship Program

Typical Deadline: April 18 (varies based on grade)

Application Grade: Senior 

Amount: $500 - $4,000

Target Student: Any. Complete a 15-25 minute online survey about local colleges. Random Drawing.

 

Westwood Alumni - Coach Dusty Everman Scholarship

Typical Deadline: TBD

Application Grade: Senior  

Amount: $8,000 ($2,000/year) 

Target Student: Participated in cross country or track. Planning to attend NAU. Westwood High School students only. Please see the Compass Center Page or contact Mrs. Mason for more information

Westwood Alumni - HonorHealth Scottsdale Physican’s Medical Scholarship

Typical Deadline: TBD

Application Grade: Senior  

Amount: $500 - $1,000

Target Student: Must be majoring in a medical related field. Westwood High School students only. Please see the Compass Center page or contact Mrs. Mason for more information.


Westwood Alumni - General Scholarship

Typical Deadline: TBD

Application Grade: Senior  

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: A student who demonstrates the spirit of a true Warrior . Westwood High School students only. Please see the Compass Center page or contact Mrs. Mason for more information.

 

Chester Entrepreneur Scholarship

Typical Deadline: April 30

Grades: Senior

Amount: $2500 (for 4 students)

Target Student: Any current college student or incoming freshman enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program. The student must be enrolled at an accredited college, university or trade school. No major or trade requirements. DACA Eligible

 

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May

Nextiva Scholarship

Typical Deadline: May 1

Application Grade: Junior or Senior

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Pursuing a degree in business, science, technology, engineering, arts or mathematics with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

 

Arizona Commission for Postsecondary Education Scholarship.

Typical Deadline: May 1

Grades: Senior

Amount: $500 

Target Student: Must be U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen (per FAFSA definitions)

 

The Husband and Wife Law Team Scholarship

Typical Deadline: May 5

Application Grade: Senior

Amount:  $1,000

Target Student:  3.0 GPA, on track to graduate high school and enrolled in 2 or 4 year college. DACA Eligible.

Essay required

 

Best Reviews List Scholarship

Typical Deadline: May 10 

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $2,000

Target Student:  Any student pursuing a degree.  Essay required.

 

Phoenix Pride Scholarship

Typical Deadline: May 15 

Application Grade: Senior 

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Self-identified member of the LGBTQ community with a record of involvement in the LGBTQ community or dependent of self-identified LGBTQ parent. Minimum 2.5 GPA. 

 

Law Firm Marketing Scholarship

Typical Deadline: May 15

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $1000 (nonrenewable)

Target Student: Applicants must be planning on attending an accredited United States college or university in 2020. This is open to high school seniors who have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Essay required

 

College Skateboarding Educational Foundation Scholarship

Typical Deadline: May 15 

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: 

Target Student: Passionate about skateboarding and have decent grades.

 

Helen Dyar King Scholarship

Typical Deadline: May 15

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: $2,000 - $4,000

Target Student:  Student who is dependent of active or former member of armed services or law enforcement.

 

Cameron Impact Scholarship

Typical Deadline: May 22

Application Grade: Junior

Amount: $50,000

Target Student: US Citizens who have unweighted GPA of a 3.7 or higher.  Candidates have displayed strong evidence of leadership, involvement in extracurriculars and community service.

Boster Scholarship 

Typical Deadline: May 31 

Application Grade: Currently enrolled in college or Graduating Senior

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Accepted into a research position in biology or medical-related lab. Minimum 3.4 GPA. Essay required. 

 

We Belong In College

Typical Deadline: May 31

Application Grade: Junior, Senior

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Share your journey to college on social media using the hashtag #WeBelongInCollege. Must read rules for social media posting. DACA Eligible 

 

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June

Hope Scholarship - RMHS Only

Deadline: June 1

Application Email to redandy@hopeproject.us. Put your name and "HOPE 2020/2021 Scholarship" in your email subject header

Amount: $500

Email an unofficial copy of your high school transcript, Please tell us the actions you've taken to address the expenses associated with your first year of college. Please provide a detailed example of how you've faced and overcome adversity in your life. Please indicate the college or university you're attending in the Fall, along with your intended program of study.

PixelPlex Bi-Annual Scholarship 

Typical Deadline: June 5

Application Grade: Enrolled, or accepted with plans to attend, a college or university

Amount: $2000

Target Student: U.S. Citizen or permanent resident. Field of study must be related to STEM, economics, or business. Essay required.

 

Horatio Alger Association - Undergraduate Scholarship

Typical Deadline: June 15

Application Grade: Senior

Amount: Up to $2,500

Target Student: U.S. citizen. $55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income. Minimum 2.0 GPA.

 

Horatio Alger Association - Career and Technical Scholarship

Typical Deadline: June 15

Application Grade: Under the age of 30

Amount: Up to $2,500

Target Student: U.S. citizen. Demonstrates financial need and perseverance in overcoming adversity. 

 

Marion B Sewer Distinguished Scholarship

Typical Deadline: June 1 

Application Grade:  Senior

Amount: $2,000

Target Student: Students who demonstrate an interest in the fields of biochemistry and/or molecular biology and enhance the diversity of science. DACA Eligible

 

Desert Financial Community Service Scholarship

Typical Deadline: June 23

Application Grade: Senior 

Amount: $2,500 to $10,000 

Target Student: Minimum 3.0 GPA and have completed at least 50 hours of community service

 

ACT Student Scholarship Giveaway

Typical Deadline: June 26

Application Grade: Sophomore, Junior or Senior

Amount: $5,000 Tech Package - $15,000 Scholarship

Target Student: US residents who register and complete ACT by June 25, 2020

 

Caring.com Scholarship

Typical Deadline: June 30 

Application Grade: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior

Amount: $1,500

Target Student: Student caregiver. Essay and a two-minute video.

 

Impact on the Community Scholarship

Typical Deadline: June 30 

Application Grade: Senior or enrolled in a college or university 

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Any. Completed essay discussing the impact you’ve made on someone or something in your community.

 

Beauty + Wellness Scholarship for Women

Typical Deadline: (Quarterly) January 1, March 31, June 30, and September 30

Application Grade: Senior or college student

Amount: $1,000

Target Student: Female. Committed to maintaining personal wellness

 

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July

 

HIRSCH & LYON ANNUAL COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP

Typical Deadline: July 10

Application Grade: Senior or enrolled in college 

Amount: $500

Target Student: Intend to pursue a degree in law. Essay Required.

 

Western Governors University (WGU) Scholarships (many)

Typical Deadline: Varies depending on scholarship 

Application Grade: Senior 

Amount: Varies depending on scholarship

Target Student: Must be accepted to WGU