(Spanish) Dorrance Scholarship Virtual Seminar

October 15, 2020 6:00pm-7:00pm

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Eligibility Requirements

Eligible applicants meet all of the following criteria:

  • Seniors in good standing who will graduate from an accredited
    Arizona high school and enter the university as a college freshmen
  • Arizona resident
  • First generation to attend college (neither parent/step-parent, living or
    deceased, or legal guardian holds a four year degree from any country)
  • Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA (weighted or unweighted)
  • Minimum combined SAT score of 1110 OR composite ACT score
    of 22 (excluding writing score in both instances)
  • Admitted to one of Arizona’s three residential public universities
    (Arizona State University-Tempe, Northern Arizona University-
    Flagstaff, University of Arizona-Tucson)
  • Demonstrated financial need (www.fafsa.ed.gov)
  • Demonstrated leadership and volunteer service
  • Agree to participate in all aspects of the scholarship program (See Program At A Glance)…MUST be able to travel internationally
  • Signed Scholar Participation Agreement
  • Reside on campus freshman and sophomore year
  • Successfully complete the Dorrance Summer Bridge Program in Flagstaff, AZ, June – August 2021


Up to $12,000 annually, renewable. No more than 8 semesters (four years) of funding will be provided. Up to thirty awards will be made each year. Awards will be announced no later than May 1st.


  • $12,000 per year
  • 8 semesters of funding
  • Summer Bridge experience
  • Innovation experience
  • International travel
  • Dorrance advisor
  • Cultural enrichment
  • Community outreach opportunities
  • Tutoring and mentoring


  • Attend all Program events, meetings and summer experiences
  • Register for and complete a minimum of 12 units per semester
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative 3.00 GPA
  • Reside on campus freshman and sophomore year
  • Update FAFSA annually
  • Determined to be in good standing and eligible for continuation at the post-secondary institution
  • Demonstrated participation in 40 hours of volunteer service each academic year
  • Submit a year-end report by May 1st
  • Meet the terms and conditions of the Scholar Participation Agreement
  • In addition to any other terms and conditions, the number and amount of all scholarship awards and renewals is contingent on the availability of funding

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