Visit the website below, add your GPA, class rank and ACT and/or SAT scores. This estimator will determine the amount of scholarship money that you MAY be eligible to receive. The actual scholarship award will be based upon your official academic credentials after your admission to ASU.
Qualifications are: A background in CA or AZ agriculture - the student or someone in the student's immediate family must have deives the majority of his/her income from agriculture. Awards vary, but average is $2,000.00 This scholarship is renewable. Deadline April 30, 2014
15. Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars
The requirements for this scholarship to seniors include being a resident of the State of Arizona. You must also be the son, daughter, sister, brother, grandson, granddaughter of a member of the VFW or the Ladies Auxiliary to the VFW. They are looking at your extracurricular activities, community activities, letters of recommendation and bibliography. Last year the scholarships ranged from 3rd place - $1,000. to 1st place - $2,500. Deadline March 28, 2014.
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. In order to do our part we are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Please send them a short essay answering the following question:
What has your participation in sports affected who you are and how you relate to others? Include the affects on personal relations with peers and others. Essays are sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mesa Community College is offering money via the Ameri Corps Program. Students can volunteer at an approved Ameri Corp organization and earn anywhere from $1,132.28 to $2,675.00 that will be dumped into their MCC account. Also, parents/grandparents who are 55+ can volunteer thru Ameri Corps and pass their award money to their child, grandchild or foster child.
Partnerships with corporate and private donors have introduced a category of special scholarships that are being offered to American Indian students attending mainstream universities and tribal colleges for American Indian students pursuing undergrad, graduate and professional degrees. These scholarships are administered by the Fund and are generally based upon merit or demonstrated financial need. Deadlines vary.
Sun Lakes Rotary Club selects a senior student from Hamilton High School who best represents the Rotary International motto of “Service Above Self”. They are looking for students who do things for other people expecting nothing in return. Must have a 3.0 minimum GPA and submit a 300 word paper indicating the personal reward you have received from helping others. $2,000 Deadline April 1, 2014. Must return completed application to Mrs. Lytle in C109A.
This scholarship is offered to juniors and seniors who have a “strong desire and ambition to succeed”. Applicants must write an essay answering: Every generation faces new challenges and new problems. What do you think is the biggest difference between your generation and older generations? How do you think these differences will affect the future of our country and/or your career choice?
Students must submit an essay or no more than 1000 words in answer the following questions: When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What people, things and accomplishments do you need? $500 Award. Deadline October 6, 2014.
Applicants must be a resident of Arizona currently or planning to be enrolled in a horticultural related curriculum at a university, community college or continuing education program; be currently employed in or have an interest in the nursery industry as a career; have an above average scholastic achievement or at least two years work experience in the industry; and, display involvement in extra-curricular activities related to the industry. Scholarship are available in amounts from $500 – $3000. Award winners are notified in July of each year with scholarships made available from the fall semester. Deadline for submission is April 15th, 2014.
This offering is for $500 per semester for one year at an Arizona college, university or community college for a 2014 graduating senior in any of the school districts that San Tan CU serves. This scholarship may not be used at a college, university or community college outside of the State of Arizona. Applicant or member of their immediate family must be a member of San Tan CU. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Due Friday, April 11, 2014.
The ASU College Attainment Grant Program will provide tuition and fees to qualifying students for up to eight, full-time, consecutive fall and spring semesters as long as students continue to meet eligibility criteria and maintain at least a 2.5 cumulative grade point average.You must demonstrate a total annual family income of $42,400 or less on the FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid) The ASU College Attainment Grant program will close when available funds have been exhausted. Those who submit the FAFSA after May 1 will be awarded based on the availability of funds, however meeting criteria and deadline dates does not guarantee placement in the program . May 1, 2014 - Students must submit their FAFSA and have a complete ASU admissions application on file (application, test scores, transcripts and application fee). June 1, 2014 - Students must submit all requested documents for financial aid verification. There are no exceptions to these dates. The FAFSA must be free of errors and the admissions application with all necessary materials must be complete to be eligible for consideration. Be sure to apply early in order to resolve any errors or issues before the deadline dates.
The Obama Scholars Program at ASU is a scholarship/grant program. You must demonstrate a total annual family income of $42,400 or less on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Obama Scholars Program will be closed for the year when program funds have been exhausted. Please refere to the link below for program details.
The EAA’s Scholarship Program encourages, recognizes and supports excellence among those studying the technologies and the skills of aviation. These annual scholarships help outstanding students, who demonstrate financial need, to accomplish their goals. Scholarship applicants must be involved in school and community activities, as well as aviation activities. There are two websites to check out:http://www.eaa.org/support/scholarships.aspYou may also find internship information on this link:http://www.youngeagles.org/programs/scholarships/Deadlines Vary!
Students - Make sure you are checking out all scholarships available from the school you will/may be attending! This site contains University of Arizona Scholarships along with other private donor scholarships. MUST have your signin information for The University of Arizona to enter the site.
Rutgers is offering a $20,000 a year scholarship to 3 students from CUSD or Gilbert Public Schools, to the College of Arts and Sciences. Scholarship to a different College can be discussed. Merit based. Student must maintain a 3.0 GPA for it to renew annually. Students may also stack additional Rutgers merit based scholarships. These are competitive merit awards. Most past scholarship awardees were in the top 10% of their high school graduating class, with many in the top 5%; most had A or A- high school grade-point averages and most had combined SAT’s of at least1950 or an ACT of 30 or higher. Out-of-state students are eligible. You must contact Mrs. Lytle in the Career Center after you have applied, should you wish to be considered for the $20,000 scholarship. High school performance, Cumulative class rank, Strength of the student's academic program (evidenced by the number of academic, honors or advanced placement courses completed) SAT and/or ACT scores. Deadline to apply to Rutgers is Dec. 1.
HSF Scholarships are designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree. Scholarships are available on a competitive basis to Hispanic seniors with a 3.0 GPA or higher and have plans to enroll full time in a degree seeking program at a two or four year college.. Award amounts generally range from $1,000 to $5,000. Deadline: multiple scholarships - each with their own deadline. Click on the link below and check them all out! Some deadlines are as early as 12/15/13!! Hurry and check out this website!
The Arizona Community Foundationis the largest private provider of scholarships in Arizona. The scholarship season for 2014 is just beginning to open up. Watch this website through April 2014 for announcements of scholarship programs open for application. There are FOUR+ pages of scholarships on this site!!! Deadlines vary.
Seniors must be of chinese decent. This scholarship is based on scholastic/academic achievement, involvement in school and community activities, and need of financial aid. This year they will offer 4 scholarships in the amount of $650 each. . Deadline March 22, 2014.
This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution. There is no age restriction.Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next.This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are.Please do not send transcripts or letters of recommendation at this time. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay of less than 1000 words on the following topic: Pick a controversial problem on high school or college/university campuses and suggest a solution. Due Date May 26, 2014.
80. St. Luke's Service League Scholarship/Sybil B Harrington Scholarship
Theses scholarships are available to any American citizen and resident of Arizona and is pursuing an education in a health care related field. Student must have a 3.0 GPA, have extra-curricular activities, volunteer activities and a written statement of academic goals. $$ amount based on total applicants and total awarded. The two different applications refer to whether you are living IN Maricopa county or OUT of Maricopa county along with where you will be attending college. Applications due byMarch 14, 2014.
The applications on this website serve the University of Arizona Alumni Association. To be eligible, you cannot be related to a member of the scholarship committee and you must reside in the specific scholarships region. There are about 5 specific for the Phoenix area. These are excellent scholarships and many of our Hamilton students qualify and do receive them. Apply! Deadlines Vary.
This scholarship in the amount of $3,000 per academic year is for four consecutive years providing the student continues to be qualified. Student must be a citizen of th United States, be a resident of the State of Arizona, must have and maintain a GPA of 2.5 or better, must have financial need and must attend full time to an academic institution in the Fall of 2014 within the State of Arizona. This is an exceptional scholarship, you don't want to miss out on this one! HHS will choose one student to receive this and the deadline for turning in your application to Mrs. Lytle is Friday, April 1st. One of the qualifications are financial need. MAKE SURE you complete your FAFSA EARLY! The scholarship committee would like to see your available financial aid from your colleges. On the scholarship application it asks for your letters of recommendation to be sent directly to your counselor. PLEASE IGNORE THIS. Your letters of recommendation need to be attached directly to the application when you turn it in to Mrs. Lytle. If you have any questions, please come see Mrs. Lytle in C109A. Due Date to Mrs. Lytle is April 1, 2014.
PLEASE NOTE - IT IS MUCH EASIER TO FILL IN THE APPLICATION ON LINE. IF YOU NEED TO PRINT A COPY AND FILL IT IN BY HAND, PLEASE SEE MRS. LYTLE.
Open to High School seniors in any sport who are or have been AAU Participants. Qualities of individuals should emphasize leadership, character, sportsmanship, academics and their accomplishments in sport. Due April 1, 2014. The Committee will be awarding a total of $35,000 in Scholarship Funds to eight (8) different recipients; four (4) male and four (4) female athletes.
Scholarships are awarded to African-American females based on academic achievement, campus involvement, community service and leadership. High school seniors must entering a four-year college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA and are interested in careers in education. Deadline March 22, 2014. Scholarships range from $500 to $3,000 each.
Male or female students must be seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale. They need to have contributed to their community as demonstrated by their involvement in extra-curricular activities, work, religious, or volunteer activities. Student must have demonstrated financial need. Hamilton can nominate only ONE candidate. We are looking for the senior that best represents Hamilton in areas of academic excellence, extracurricular involvement, community service, written communication skills, poise, leadership, and other characteristics and qualities as noted in the application. Your application for consideration must be complete and to Mrs. Lytle in C109A no later than Friday, March 1, 2014.
IMPORTANT!!!! ON THESE SCHOLARSHIPS MAKE SURE TO READ THE INSTRUCTIONS!!! There are 37 scholarships available in this packet. These are local scholarships available to seniors at Hamilton High School. You will find the application along with a listing of scholarships available and their criteria at the attached linked page. These applications MUST be typed, open them up on the CEF site to fill out using microsoft word. IMPORTANT NOTICE - We understand when filling out these forms on Microsoft Word, the boxes will disappear and the "look" of the application will change. That is perfectly alright. You can apply to as many as you meet the requirements for. Simply change the first page and list the appropriate scholarship name and number, and make sure all pieces required on the scholarship description are completed. For example, do not include the financial section if the scholarship does not require it, and add an essay if the scholarship does require it. Each and every completed scholarship packet must have all required documents. These completed applications need to be returned to the Career Center by March 31, 2014 no later than 2:30p.m. Please see Mrs. Lytle if you have any questions.
The Nina Scholars Program provides a scholarship award to assist with a student's cost of attendance at Arizona State University or one of the Maricopa Community Colleges. This is available to individuals meeting at least one of the following criteria: • Incoming freshman or continuing students ages 18-25, raised through the child welfare system • College-age youths and adults with physical disabilities • Adults 25 years of age or older who have dependents in their family unit. Applicants must meet all of the following criteria: • Be working toward their first college degree • Be a U.S. citizen and a resident of Arizona • Have a family income no higher than 80% (approx. $41, 250) of the median income for Maricopa County • Have no more than 24 college-level, degree-applicable credits . Deadline March 1, 2014. *Scholarship award amount may vary. Amount awarded is based on an individual student's “Cost of Attendance”and financial need determined by FAFSA.
90. American Indian Education Foundation Scholarships
The AIEF scholarship application is available in the Career Center. Student must be Native American or Alaska Native descent (student or one parent must be enrolled and have documentation). Student should have between a GPA between 2.0-3.4 but ALL current or future undergraduate college students are encouraged to apply. An ACT score of 14 or above is desirable. Essay required. $2,000. Due Date April 4, 2014.
The Chandler Service Club awards this scholarship to Chandler residents and students who live within CUSD boundaries and attend school in CUSD who will be attending an Arizona College in the Fall. Qualifications include need, potential, character, and scholastic standing. Dollar Amount equals one year of tuition at the community college rate. Students may turn in the completed application to Mrs. Lytle, send it in regular mail, or email it to the designated address listed on the application. Deadline April 15, 2014.
93. Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation Scholarships
The new STARS online scholarship system will match scholarships available through the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation with your unique profile. Make sure you sign in to take advantage of every opportunity!
Presented by Air Products. Student must be a U.S. Citizen and a resident of Chandler, enroll at CGCC for the 2014-15 academic year, have a GPA of at least at 3.0. Student must be interested in a business degree. Amount of award will vary and will be based on financial need. Deadline May 11, 2012.
96. Quest Bridge College Prep Scholarship for Juniors
If you are a high school junior who has a strong academic record and an annual household income of less than $60,000, please take a look at this scholarship program. Past award recipients have also been part of the first generation in their family to attend college. This program offers full scholarships to college summer programs at Brandeis, Emory, Harvard, Stanford, Notre Dame, Penn and Yale. It also can provide an all expense paid campus visit to one of their 31 partner colleges. Application deadline March 26, 2014.
Nominations are currently be accepted for students whose efforts have made a positive impact on their communities. Anyone over 21 can nominate a student to be recognized. Awards range from $50.00 gift card to $10,000 scholarship. Deadline is March 14th.
The Nordstrom Scholarship is open to high school juniors who live and attend school in one of the participating 30 states where Nordstrom currently has a full-line store. Student must have at least a 2.7 GPA (based on a 4.0 scale) throughout high school along with
Volunteer or participate in community services or extracurricular activities. Student must plan on attending a four year college
during the four years over which the scholarship is distributed. The scholarship is paid out in equal installments of $2,500.
Plan on applying for financial assistance in order to attend college. $10,000. Deadline May 1, 2014.
99. Marty Wright Scholarship - Ojo Rojo Lions Club
Nominees should have a GPA of at least a 3.5. Student should be active in school and community functions. This is a four-year renewable scholarship for $1000 per year as long as student maintains a minimum of 12 college credits and maintains a 3.0 GPA. Students may attend any Arizona accredited community college or university. Additional consideration will be given to students with visual or hearing impairments. Toretain the scholarship, the recipient will be expected to attend at least one ChandlerLions Club meeting per year and speak to the club.