There are hundreds of thousands of dollars given out each year to students across the country. But as a high school (or even current college) student, it can be hard to find the ones that you’re just right for. So, if you’re a student in Arizona, congratulations, because you’re just right for all of these scholarships.
Henry & Joyce W. Sumid Scholarship
Deadline: April 30th
Students interested in the theater arts with with documented financial need are encouraged to apply for the Henry and Joyce W. Sumid Scholarship. The award is given each year to a student with a minimum 3.0 GPA that resides in Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, or Washington. Applicants must submit a short essay as well as documentation of financial need, and materials showing their commitment to the theater arts.
Dr. Patti Flint Women in Science Scholarship
Deadline: November 1st
The Dr. Patti Flint Women in Science Scholarship was created to help women in Arizona interested in pursuing a career in the sciences pay for their educational expenses. Applicants must be Arizona residents planning to pursue a degree in medicine or the natural sciences at a 2-year, 4-year, or vocational school. The scholarship is available to both traditional and non-traditional students.
PMI Phoenix Chapter Scholarship
Deadline: May 1st
Students pursuing a degree in project management who are residents of Arizona are encouraged to apply for the PMI Phoenix Chapter Scholarship. The requirements are fairly simple, and only include being an Arizona resident working towards their Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD.
Arizona Elk Society Annual Youth Scholarship
Deadline: January 31st
Arizona students with a 2.7 or higher GPA planning on studying wildlife sciences or a related field are invited to apply for the Arizona Elk Society Annual Youth Scholarship. 3 scholarships will be given yearly, 2 to high school seniors and 1 to a currently enrolled college student. Applicants must be Arizona residents who are current members of the AES and hold leadership positions with in the community.
The John C. Lincoln Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: February 17th
The American Welding Society offers one $3,500 scholarship each year to a student pursuing a 4-year degree in welding engineering or welding engineering technology. Applicants for the award must be over 18, be able to prove financial need, be enrolled at least part time in a degree program and have a GPA of at least 2.5. Preference is given to students in Arizona or Ohio and the award is renewable up to four years.
Arizona CPA Foundation High School Scholarship
Deadline: February 5th
Each year the Arizona CPA Foundation offers 3, $500 scholarships to high school students with an interest in accounting. In order to qualify for the scholarship, students must attend an Arizona university or community college after graduation and declare an accounting major.
AQHA Arizona Quarter Horse Youth Scholarship
Deadline: December 1st
Arizona students who are in their senior year of high school, or are enrolled in college, and are involved in the American Quarter Horse Association are invited to apply for the Arizona Quarter Horse Youth Scholarship. Recipients of the $5,000 award must maintain a 2.5 GPA at a four-year college or university