• Dorrance Scholarship Programs:

    Due Date February 7
    Amount $12,000 per year (8 semesters of funding)
    Description In 1999, the Dorrance Family Foundation created a scholarship to provide academic and financial support to Arizona’s first generation college students.
    Criteria Seniors in good standing who will graduate from an accredited Arizona high school First generation to attend college (neither parent holds a four-year degree) Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA (weighted or unweighted) Combined SAT score of 1120 OR composite ACT score of 22 (excluding writing score in both instances) Demonstrated financial need (www.fafsa.gov) Accepted by one of Arizona’s three state universities Demonstrated leadership and volunteer service
    Grade 12
    Letters of Recommendation Yes
    Minimum GPA 3.0
    Essay Multiple short answer
    High School Specific No
    Application http://www.dorrancescholarship.org/applicants/

     

     

    Sparkling Ice Flavorful Futures Scholarship:

    Due Date Varies
    Amount February 15
    Description These scholarships celebrate students' individuality, creativity, and communication of future goals.
    Criteria Students must send a picture of the Sparkling Ice poster in your school to foodservice@talkingrain.com.
    Grade 12
    Letters of Recommendation  
    Minimum GPA  
    Essay  
    High School Specific  
    Application https://www.flavorfulfutures.com/

     

     

    OppU Achievers Scholarship:

    Due Date September 30, December 31, March 31, and June 30
    Amount $2,500
    Description The OppU Achievers Scholarship celebrates students who transform opportunity into results. It rewards achievement in its many forms and honors those who create opportunity for both themselves and others. Founded in 2016, the scholarship provides $2,500 for current or future education costs. Scholarship selections are made four times a year. Annually, the OppU Achievers Scholarship awards a total of $10,000 to students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement.
    Criteria College students, graduate students, high school seniors; cumulative GPA of at least 3.0/4.0; U.S. citizen or resident
    Grade 12
    Letters of Recommendation  
    Minimum GPA 3.0
    Essay Students submit a short response to the question "What makes you an achiever?"
    High School Specific  
    Application https://www.opploans.com/scholarship/

     

      

    Renee Torgenson Memorial Scholarship:

    Due Date April 30, August 31, & December 31
    Amount $1,000
    Description Torgenson Law is a Phoenix, Arizona injury law firm dedicated to the advancement of equality, impartiality, and access to justice for everyone, regardless of their economic situation.
    Criteria High school senior to be enrolled in a two-year to five-year Arizona institution. Because the notion of equality in justice is a crucial aspect of law; candidates must demonstrate their passion to use justice to improve their community and help real people. Ideal candidates must exhibit related values within their research, volunteer work, prior job experience, or extra curricular activities.
    Grade 12
    Letters of Recommendation  
    Minimum GPA None
    Essay  
    High School Specific  
    Application https://www.torgensonlaw.com/scholarship/

         

      

    Arizona CPA Foundation for Education and Innovation:

    Due Date February 7
    Amount $1,000 (2 available)
    Description The Arizona CPA Foundation for Education and Innovation influences the choices of high potential students to enter the accounting profession in Arizona. It supports efforts of the Arizona Society of CPAs to attract and prepare individuals with the highest potential for contribution to the accounting profession in Arizona through initiatives in formal education.
    Criteria Following high school graduation, recipient must enroll in an Arizona university or community college as a full-time student in the fall semester. Recipient must designate his or her major in accounting.
    Grade 12
    Letters of Recommendation A one-page letter of recommendation from one of the recipient’s teachers or a school official is required. The letter should detail the applicant’s background, achievements, leadership abilities and community involvement. Letters should contain personalized information about the applicant. Form letters will be given minimum consideration.
    Minimum GPA  
    Essay Applicants must submit a personal statement that provides information about their community involvement, career goals and desire to contribute to their community. Applicants should consider the personal statement as the equivalent to an interview. Personal statements must not be more than two pages in length.
    High School Specific  
    Application https://www.ascpa.com/files/highschool_scholarship_2020.pdf Applications are available in the counseling office.

     

     

     

    Outstanding Young Man/Woman of the Year:

    Due Date February 28
    Amount $500
    Description The OYMYW of the Year program recognizes and honors the outstanding achievements of young people, enhances the perception of youth and raises community awareness of the positive contributions of youth. This awards program is open to any students currently enrolled in high school in Phoenix or live within Phoenix city limits.
    Criteria Senior, lives within in the City of Phoenix limits
    Grade 12
    Letters of Recommendation N/A
    Minimum GPA N/A
    Essay N/A
    High School Specific no
    Application https://www.phoenix.gov/education/outstanding-young-man-woman

     

     

     

    GFWC - Desert Jade Woman's Club:

    Due Date March 14
    Amount $650
    Description Six scholarships at $650 each to graduating high school seniors of Chinese descent
    Criteria Of Chinese descent; recipients will be chosen based on scholastic/academic achievement, involvement in school, community activities, and financial need
    Grade 12
    Letters of Recommendation N/A
    Minimum GPA N/A
    Essay N/A
    High School Specific No
    Application Please visit your high school guidance office for an appliction.

     

     

    QuestBridge College Prep Scholarship:

    Due Date March 24
    Amount Varies
    Description The QuestBridge College Prep Scholarship is designed for high school juniors who have shown outstanding academic ability despite facing economic challenges. Most College Prep Scholars come from households earning less than $65,000 annually and have experienced long-term economic hardship.
    Criteria A current high school transcript. Any available test scores. Information on your family’s financial background (you will need tax forms and possibly pay stubs and bank account statements to complete the required questions, but these materials do not need to be submitted to QuestBridge).
    Grade 11
    Letters of Recommendation Yes
    Minimum GPA Competetive
    Essay Yes
    High School Specific No
    Application http://www.questbridge.org/for-students/cps-how-to-apply

     

     

    Delta Beta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Scholarship:

    Due Date March 31
    Amount  
    Description Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is the oldest Black Greek letter organization established in America by African American college women. Our mission is to provide service to all mankind by volunteering our time and resources to multifaceted programs that address education, health and wellness, as well as issues of national and international concern.
    Criteria Must be a graduating senior attending a 4 year university or a 2 year community college with plans to transfer. Must have a GPA of 3.0+. Must be interested in a career in education.
    Grade Senior
    Letters of Recommendation 2 Letters of recommendation: one from a teacher, counselor, and/or extracurricular advisor AND one from a person in the community.
    Minimum GPA 3.00
    Essay Must write a one-page essay.
    High School Specific  
    Application Pick up an application in the counseling office and mail to the listed address.

     

     

    Barron Prize for Young Heroes:

    Due Date April 15
    Amount 10,000
    Description The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes celebrates inspiring, public-spirited young people from diverse backgrounds all across North America. Each year, the Barron Prize honors 25 outstanding young leaders ages 8 to 18 who have made a significant positive difference to people and the environment.
    Criteria Winners must have organized and led an extraordinary service activity which has clearly benefited other people or the planet we share. The service activity must have been initiated and motivated primarily by the winner himself or herself. Winners must have: demonstrated positive spirit, courage, intelligence, generosity, and high moral purpose; shown initiative, tenacity, and unselfishness in pursuit of their goals;accomplished something with inspirational value
    Grade between the ages of 8 and 18 (not yet age 19)
    Letters of Recommendation  
    Minimum GPA  
    Essay  
    High School Specific  
    Application https://barronprize.org/apply/

     

     

     

    Student-View Scholarship Program:

    Due Date April 22
    Amount 1 $5,000 scholarship 2 $1,000 scholarships 10 $500 scholarships
    Description The Student-View Scholarshipis a unique opportunity for high school seniors. It is open to allstudents regardless of academic achievement or financial need.Simply complete a 15-25 minute online surveyabout local colleges. You will then be automatically enteredinto a random drawing for a scholarship award.
    Criteria Simply complete a 15-25 minute online surveyabout local colleges.
    Grade 12
    Letters of Recommendation  
    Minimum GPA  
    Essay  
    High School Specific  
    Application https://student-view.com/ScholarshipWmap.html

     

     

    Visionary Scholarship Program:

    Due Date May 1
    Amount $1,000-$5,000
    Description  
    Criteria Applicant must be currently enrolled as a High School Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior (2023, 2022, 2021, or 2020) and must be a United States citizen or eligible non-citizen. Financial need is NOT considered; all income levels are encouraged to apply.
    Grade 9, 10, 11, 12
    Letters of Recommendation  
    Minimum GPA  
    Essay 500 word essay
    High School Specific  
    Application https://americancollegefoundation.org/college-planning-visionary-scholarship-details/

     

     

     

    Arizona Community Foundation (ACF) Scholarship:

    Due Date May
    Amount Varies
    Description The ACF offers a multitude of award opportunities with this single online application. More than $1 million in scholarships are available in all fields of study.
    Criteria AZ high school senior, some scholarships might have other criteria
    Grade 12
    Letters of Recommendation Varies
    Minimum GPA Varies
    Essay Varies
    High School Specific  
    Application https://www.azfoundation.org/Scholarships

     

     

     

    City Property Management HOA Service Scholarship:

    Due Date July 31
    Amount $1,000
    Description City Property Management, a HOA Management Service in the Phoenix, AZ is pleased to offer the City Property Management HOA Service Scholarship.
    Criteria The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college during the fall semester of 2020. Special consideration will be given to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in HOA Management, but anyone meeting the requirements who can demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the Real Estate field will be considered. Must have a GPA of 3.0+.
    Grade 12
    Letters of Recommendation  
    Minimum GPA 3.0
    Essay  
    High School Specific  
    Application Apply at https://www.cityproperty.com/phoenix#scholarship-link

     

     

     

    College Board Opportunity Scholarships:

    Due Date Monthly
    Amount Varies
    Description Applying to college is a complicated process, so we've created a program that guides you through it. It doesn't require an essay, application, or minimum GPA. Instead, it rewards your effort and initiative. Complete key steps along your path to college for a chance to earn scholarships.
    Criteria The more effort you put in, the more opportunities you have to earn a scholarship. Complete all six, and you’re eligible to earn $40,000. Scholarships will be awarded through monthly drawings to students who complete each action.
    Grade 11, 12
    Letters of Recommendation  
    Minimum GPA  
    Essay  
    High School Specific  
    Application https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/

     

     

     

    Raise Me:

    Due Date  
    Amount Varies
    Description Raise.me helps students in 9-12th grades to discover colleges & earn scholarships for their academic and extracurricular achievements.
    Criteria 9-12 grade
    Grade 9-12 grades
    Letters of Recommendation  
    Minimum GPA  
    Essay  
    High School Specific  
    Application https://www.raise.me/join/9971196132