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New at searching for scholarships?
Keep these tip​s​​​​​ in mind while researching scholarship opportunities. Use this handy scholarship worksheet​ to keep your scholarship finds organized​!​

Most scholarships require a personal statement or essay.
Consider these helpful tips​ to make yourself stand out!​​

Some scholarships require letters of recommendation.
Read these important tips​ to secure strong recommendations. Give your recom​menders a bit of guidance by completing the student self-assessment

College De​pot Undocuship Matrix - A Scholarship Guide for Undocumented and DACA-Eligible Students
The Undocuship Matrix​​​ is a scholarship guide created by College Depot at Phoenix Public Library, and has been compiled through a number of scholarship resources to specifically benefit Undocumented (non-U.S. citizens or residents) and DACA-Eligible students who live in Arizona. The Scholarships are organized in order of month, and there are also lists of Arizona-Specific Scholarships and General Scholarship Resources outside of this particular resource. Make sure that you look through these sources to confirm updated deadlines in addition to checking the websites of the scholarships themselves. At the time of the creation of this document, not all of the upcoming scholarship deadlines had been posted or updated. 

Other tips and resources
Make sure to scroll to the bottom of this page for a list of various scholarship opportunities and websites. 
Additionally, be sure to ​​check out this comprehensive 2016-2017 scholarship guide and dire​ctory created by Glendale Union High School District​, and this handout with other helpful websites for finding scholarships. ​​

Know of any great scholarships not yet on our website?​​​​
If you would like to submit a suggestion for our scholarship list, please email college.depot@phoenix.gov​. These scholarship suggestions may or may not be included on our website. Thank you!​

  
  
  
Requirements
Society of American Baseball Research 2017 Art Competition5/29/2017$250

16 and older art competition
2017 Call for Art: "Black Baseball History"
Entry Fee is $30

American Council for Polish Culture Skalny Scholarships5/30/2017Up to $4,000

Polish Studies​ 
Application
Coursework Restrictions

PayScale's Future of Work Scholarship for Human Resources5/30/2017$2,000

Business or Human Resources Related Major
Must be enrolled or plan to enroll in an associate, bachelor's or graduate level program in business or human resources related major. College-bound high school seniors who plan to major in human resources are also encouraged to apply. The applicant must have accepted an offer of admission or be attending classes at an accredited college or university before the award is granted. 
300-500 word essay

5th Month Scholarship 5/31/2017$1500

13+ scholarship​
Resident of U.S. or District of Columbia
Currently enrolled or enroll by 2022​

​Short Written Response

Arizona Law Offices of Snow, Carpio & Weekley(SCW) Academic Scholarship5/31/2017$2,500

Arizona/Local Scholarship
Must be an Arizona Resident high school senior or recent graduate seeking a degree,
Minimum 3.0+ GPA.
Transcript
Applicant will be required to demonstrate merit and need for this scholarship
Video submission

Caitlin Brondolo Golf Scholarship5/31/2017$2,500

Women's Scholarship
Application
Essay
3.5 ​GPA
Minimum 2 years on HS golf team
Must be accepted and preparing to play golf on a collegiate team​
3 letters of recommendation​
Transcripts

Emily Woodward Scholarship5/31/2017$2,000

​18+ scholarship
Must be enrolled in an accredited post-secondary educational institution by the time the winnder of the annual scholarship is announced.
3.0 GPA minimum
Essay
Topic: What Does the Future Hold for Money?
Minimum 1000 words

Family Law Scholarship5/31/2017$1,000 one-time award

Family Law Scholarship/scholarship f​or students whose parents have gone through divorce 
U.S. citizen, national or legal permanent resident of the U.S.
​​​Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
Current undergad or HS Senior
Must be attending a 4-year college/university or 2-year community college for Fall 2017.
Submit current transcript

500-word minimum essay explaining your parents divorce and how it changed your everyday outlook, or why you are pursuing a career in family law
Optional recommendaion letter and/or resume submission

Law Offices of Michael Cordova: 2017-2018 Scholarship5/31/2017$1,000 ($500 for Fall and Spring Semesters)

Local Scholarship for Phoenix high school seniors
Must be a graduating senior from a Phoenix metropolitan high school in the Spring of 2017​,

3.0+ GPA, maintain at 3.0+ GPA in college
Must enroll at an AZ Community College or accredited 4-year university with a minimum of 12 credit hours in the fall semester following graduation.

250 word essay
2 letters of recommendation

Navajo Generating Station Navajo Scholarship- SRP5/31/2017Unlisted

Navajo Scholarship
Application​
2 Letters of recommendation
​Essay​​
Current resume​​
3.0 GPA
Priority given to STEM and business majors​​​​​​​

Red Cross High School Leadership Program5/31/2017$5,000

​High School students 
Application​
3 blood donations, 1 of which must be between December 15th and January 15th
5 blood donor referals
Host blood drive​​
Complete 8 hours of community service for Red Cross​

SCW DREAMer Scholarship5/31/2017$2,500

DREAMer Scholarship,
Must be an Immigrant under 25yrs old,
Must have entered U.S. before age 16,
Must have lived in the U.S. for at least 5 years,
Must plan to attend college by Fall semester 2017,
3.0+ GPA. 
Submit unopened transcript
Letters of recommendation
Video Submission

SCW DREAMers Scholarship5/31/2017$2,500

​DREAMER Scholarship
Immigrant under age 25
Entered the U.S. before age 16
Applicant must be a DREAMer

Must have a minimum G.P.A of 3.0 
Applicant must plan to attend college by fall semester 2017
Transcript
Establish both merit and financial need for the scholarship
Applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application
Video Submission

The Rover College Scholarship5/31/2017$1,000

Must be a graduated HS senior or currently a freshman, sophomore, or junior in college,
Must be a legal resident of the U.S.
If you are a graduating high school senior: GPA must be 3.0 or above
If you are in college: GPA must be 2.5 or above
Essay Topic: How has the domestication of dogs improved society and benefited human happiness?
400-500 word limit

TheBathOutlet Scholarship 20175/31/2017$1,000

​Prompt: explain in 1000 words a business you would create, the plan to create it, and why.
Open to students in the United States who are currently enrolled as full-time college freshmen, sophomores and juniors, as well as high school seniors. 

Tuit Law DUI Accident Scholarship5/31/2017$750

​Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
A transcript must be attached for application for consideration.
Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
Applicant will be required to demonstrate both their merit and their need for this scholarship
Applicant must submit an un-opened copy of official transcripts if selected as a finalist.​​​

Academy of Motion Pictures: Student Academy Awards6/1/2017Up to $5,000

FIlm Entry Award Competition
For students enrolled in US-based schools
The student filmmaker must have been enrolled as a full-time student in a degree-granting program at a US college or university
Please see website for more detailed rules and information.

Actuary of Tomorrow-- Stuart A. Robertson Memorial Scholarship6/1/2017$9,000

Actuarial Sciences​​
Full time student entering as a sophomore, junior or senior in college​ at an accredited institution. 
Application
3.0 GPA
2 completed actuary exams

American Groundwater Trust Scholarships6/1/2017Various

​Groundwater/related field Scholarship
Application
Various​

Annual CGTrader Scholarship6/1/2017$500-$2000

​Write an essay on “The future of technology in education”

Essay length is 500-1000 words

Minimum 2.5 GPA

High school senior, undergraduate or graduate student

Full-time enrolled in academic institution Jan 1, 2017 - May 31,2017


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