|Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Young Scholars Program||3/21/2018||pre-college scholarship, mentorship, and internship opportunities|
Must be 7th grader entering 8th grade in the fall of 2018,
Must have earned grades of all or mostly As in school with no Cs or below in your core academic subjects since the beginning of 6th grade (English/Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies/History),
Must not have a family income that exceeds $95,000,
Must reside in the U.S. or a U.S. territory and plan to attend high school in the U.S.
2 teacher recommendations and 1 personal recommendation
|QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program||3/21/2018||Varies|
High School Juniors Applying to College Fall of Senior Year
Family income < $65,000
U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents OR Students, regardless of citizenship, currently attending high school in the United States
Top 5-10% of graduating class
SAT (CR + M) scores > 1250
ACT composite score > 27
Letter of Recommendation from Core Academic Teacher
High School Transcript
Standardized test scores - up to date
PSAT, SAT, PLAN, ACT, Subject Tests, IB, or AP scores. SAT and/or ACT test scores are recommended.
|Create Real Impact Contest||3/22/2018||Up to $5,000|
Submitted work of: Video, Creative Writing, Music or Artwork
Open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia between the ages of 14 and 22.
Entrants must be enrolled as full-time students in an accredited educational institution (secondary [middle/high] school, trade school, college, or university).
Create an original work showcasing your idea for a SOLUTION or STRATEGY to fix the very real problem of reckless and distracted driving.
|Community Foundation for Southern Arizona Scholarship||3/23/2018||Up to $3,000|
Arizona Resident Scholarship
Southern Arizona Student Scholarship
Must be a graduating high school senior in 2018 or have graduated from a high school in Cochise, Pima, or Sanat Cruz Counties or Graham, Greenlee, Pima or Yuma Counties that lie south of the Gila River.
Must be planning to or currently attend an accredited 2-year or 4-year college or vocational school,
Must plan to or currently attend college full-time,
Undergraduate students eligible to apply.
|National Foster Parent Association Scholarship||3/23/2018||$500|
Foster/Adopted Youth Scholarship
Must be a high school-level student who is graduating or getting their GED in 2018
The foster/adopt/birth parents must be or join as a member of the NFPA
Note: Application opens on January 26, 2018
|The Princeton University Summer Journalism Program||3/23/2018||All Expenses Paid Trip and Seminar|
You must currently be a junior in high school.
You must live in the United States.
You must have at least an unweighted 3.5 grade point average (out of 4.0).
You must have an interest in journalism.
The combined income of your custodial parent(s)/guardian(s) plus child support payments, if any, must not exceed $45,000.
Your official high school transcript
Proof of meeting income requirements
A recommendation letter from a teacher
A high school profile from your guidance or college counselor. Or a provided form filled out to the best of their ability.
Clips from your high school newspaper or other publication (if you have them)
|Mesothelioma Help Organization: Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Scholarship||3/25/2018||up to $2,500|
Undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in a college or university located in the U.S. or District of Columbia, 18+
750 to 1,500 word essay on Mesothelioma
|Nicholas A. Virgilio Memorial Haiku Competition||3/25/2018||$100|
Students in 7th-12th grades
must be mailed (not electronic)
up to 3 submissions per person
|Diane H. Thomas Scholarship for Phoenix College Alumni||3/28/2018||$10,000 to transfer to 4-year college or University|Phoenix College Student Graduating May 2018
Graduating Phoenix College student (May 2018)
Participating in Phoenix College Commencement, May 2018
Minimum GPA: 3.0
Demonstrates financial need through details provided in the application
Preparing to transfer to a four-year college or university in Fall of 2018
500-700 word essay
Essay prompt: What type of problems or challenges did you encounter while working towards your academic goals? What role did Phoenix College or other entities play in assisting you to overcome obstacles?
|Credit Union West Scholarship||3/30/2018||$1000|
Be a 2018 graduating high school senior in Maricopa or Yavapai County
Be a primary member in good standing of Credit Union West
Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 2.5 or above
Enroll in, beginning in the fall of 2018, a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited trade school, two or
four-year college or university
JROTC students are encouraged to apply
|Odenza Marketing Scholarship||3/30/2018||$500|
Between ages of 16 and 25 on March 30 2018
Citizen of US or Canada
Minimum 2.5 GPA
Must have completed at least one full year of postsecondary education at the time of application
| KAITY'S WAY Scholarship||3/31/2018||$1,000|
Local Scholarship - Maricopa Communtiy Colleges
Available to: High School seniors or recent High School graduates (within last 2 years) at the time of application.
Minimum G.P.A.: 3.0
Volunteer Hours: A minimum of 20 hours within the last year.
The Kaity's Way Scholarship is available to students who plan to enroll at a Maricopa County Community College District campus sometime between August 1, 2018 and November 1, 2018, and major in any of the following public service fields:
Education & Teaching Criminal Justice Community Health Worker
Behavioral Health Social Work Volunteer Coordination
Nonprofit Management Fire Fighter/EMT/Paramedic
Submit two 400-600 word essays
2 letters of recommendation
|ACF Chefs Association of AZ Scholarship||3/31/2018||$2,500|
Future postsecondary students-- deadline is March 31
For current postsecondary students-- deadlines are May 1 and September 1
|American Academy of Chefs: College Scholarship||3/31/2018||Various|
Deadlines vary, check specifics
|American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine: Arnstein New Student Minority Student Scholarship||3/31/2018||Various|
Osteopathic Medical Student
To be eligible, an applicant must be an underrepresented minority student (African American, Native American, Alaska Native or Native Hawaiian; mainland Puerto Rican or Hispanic American)
750 word Essay
University/Major restrictions apply
|American Federation of Teachers: Porter Scholars Program||3/31/2018||Up to $8,000|
The AFT Robert G. Porter Scholars Program for high school students is open to graduating high school seniors.
Applicants must have at least one parent or legal guardian who is an AFT member.
|Arizona Community Foundation- Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Scholarship||3/31/2018||$5,000|
Hispanic Heritage Scholarship
Business major (junior or senior year)
Local Scholarship (for students attending an Arizona college or University)
Undergraduate with a declared major in a business college at a North Central Association Accredited college or university in Arizona with an intent to pursue a career in business. You can see the list of accredited schools here: http://ncahlc.org.
Minimum GPA 3.0 in previously completed college studies.
One parent must be of Hispanic heritage.
Will be starting junior or senior year of undergraduate studies.
Must be accepted into and enrolled in a Bachelor degree business program.
Must enroll full-time.
The awarded student must meet all of the above criteria, and in addition, preference will be given to the student who also:
1) is a dependent of or employee of a company that is a member or the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
2) has an ADA recognized physical disability.
|Arizona Funeral, Cemetery & Cremation Association: William Aaron Scholarship Program||3/31/2018||$1,000|
Applicant must be a full time student enrolled in the Mortuary Science Program at Chandler Gilbert Community College
Applicant must be a resident of the state of Arizona
"B" average GPA
Essay (1,000 - 2,500 words)
Faculty recommendation letter and verification of enrollment
|Calcot-Seitz Foundation Scholarship||3/31/2018||$1,000 - $3,000|
Agriculture-related field of study scholarship
Must be from a cotton-growing area in Arizona, California, New Mexico, or Texas
Must be enrolled full-time, majoring in agriculture
3.0 GPA minimum
|Chicanos Por La Causa Scholarship Programs-- Maricopa Community College Applicants||3/31/2018||$500 to $1000, renewable|
For Maricopa Community College applicants
Hispanic Heritage Scholarship
Must hold a minimum 2.5 GPA
Must be admitted to a Maricopa Community College and have an ID number
Must be enrolled in an associate's degree or bachelor's degree transfer program
Must have completed less than 64 credits
Provide a copy of the most recent unofficial grade transcript. Typed personal statement
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Community Service requirement
*Note: scholarship opens in February, deadline is projected