Scholarship Information

Dorrance Scholarship Program
The Dorrance Scholarship Program is one of Arizona’s premier scholarship programs for first-generation college students. In addition to providing $12,000 per year for four years toward the estimated costs of attendance, the program includes many other benefits, including opportunities to study and travel abroad. Up to 60 scholarships are awarded annually to incoming freshmen.

The application deadline is February 9, 2022 by 4:59 p.m. (Arizona Standard Time).

For more information on the program's benefits, eligibility requirements, and how to apply please visit our website at: www.DorranceScholarship.org or call 480-405-2410.

Earn to Learn Scholarships
The Earn to Learn application for the 2021-2022 academic year is now open!

Earn to Learn is excited to continue providing opportunities for students to graduate from college workforce-ready with little to no student loan debt. Our renewable savings to scholarship program provides an 8 to 1 savings match for students, where a student saves $500 and is matched with a $4,000 scholarship. This $4,500 can be used at ASU, UA, NAU, and Pima Community College (PCC).

The Earn to Learn scholarship at ASU, UA and NAU is open to:

  • Current Arizona community college students planning on transferring to university in Fall 2021-Spring 2022.

The Earn to Learn scholarship at Pima Community College is open to:

  • Current high school seniors planning to attend PCC in Fall 2021-Spring 2022

  • Current PCC students planning to remain at PCC in Fall 2021-Spring 2022

  • Any individual planning start at PCC in Fall 2021-Spring 2022

You can find our eligibility requirements and application process on our website at: https://earntolearn.org/students-for-applicants/

Personal Achievement College Scholarship
3 - $15,000 awards available, Student Research Foundation is offering high school students up to $15,000. The scholarship is open to all high school students who are legal residents. Applicants must describe a personal achievement story, determine and explain instances of struggle or adversity, and display how they overcame adversity to reach their goals. Applicants will be required to complete an application and write a short essay. 
https://www.studentresearchfoundation.org/srf-community-contribution-scholarship/

LM Scholarship Program
1 - $500 award available, The LM Scholarship Program provides a $500 scholarship to a deserving student who is currently enrolled or who is expecting to be enrolled in a degree program by September. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an essay question prior to the submission deadline. 
https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10415

Nursing Scholarships
Do you want to become a nurse? You don’t have to let the cost of education get in the way of your dream. There are scholarships available in many areas of nursing, and for all types of people, with special scholarships for LGBTQ, men in nursing, and much more. See 
https://bsneducation.com/nursing-scholarships/ for more information.

Arizona Elk Society Scholarships
If you are an Elk hunter and a member of the Arizona Elk Society, go to Arizona Elk Society and complete their application. They have two scholarships available to seniors - $750 and $1000. Go to the website for more information.

Arizona Foundation Scholarship Portal
The scholarship portal at the Arizona foundation is now open. Arizona Community Foundation is the state’s largest private provider of college scholarships, awarding millions of dollars annually to help students achieve their educational goals. Students can receive awards for all types of degrees: 2- year, 4-year and technical schools. Deadlines for some programs are in March, others as late as May. Find out more at Arizona Foundation Scholarship Portal.

Online Writing Resources for Students
College and high school students will write many academic essays throughout the course of their education, which helps to inform them about specific topics and sharpen the writing skills they need. This guide provides information on the types of essays they may be required to write, how to conduct research, and strategies for effective proofreading. See https://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/student-writing-resources/ for more information.

The Debt-Free College Degree
How to Use Work Study, Crowd Funding, and Other Financial Resources to Pay for Higher Education. See https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/graduating-debt-free/ for more information.

Wendy’s® High School Heisman® Scholarship
Since 1994, the Wendy’s® High School Heisman® Scholarship has been recognizing and rewarding senior athletes who excel in the classroom, on the field, and in the community. This year, they are awarding over $60,000 in college scholarships. 100 Scholarship Winners. Two from Every State. Wendy’s High School Heisman recognizes two winners—one male athlete and one female athlete—from each state. 90 State Winners receive a $500 scholarship, Eight National Finalists receive a $1,000 scholarship and two National Winners receive a $5,000 scholarship along with national honor and recognition during ESPN’s telecast of the college Heisman Memorial Trophy presentation. Go to Wendy’s® High School Heisman® Scholarship to apply.