Scholarships

Phoenix Country Day School Class of 2019

The Phoenix Country Day School Class of 2019 is getting ready to honor its 67 graduates who will be off to 43 different colleges, near and far, this fall. “This is a very accomplished group of individuals, and they’ll make an impact in college and beyond,” said Director of College Counseling, Patrick McHonett. Nearly half of the graduates will be …

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GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY AWARDS 50 FULL-TUITION SCHOLARSHIPS

Scholarship recipients pay it forward by helping next generation of inner-city K-12 students Grand Canyon University surprised 50 high school seniors from Phoenix and Glendale with full-tuition scholarships. The Students Inspiring Students (SIS) Full-Tuition Scholarship is designed to increase educational opportunities for students with limited financial means. The SIS Scholarship is a collaboration among GCU, the Grand Canyon University Scholarship …

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Meet Sophie Wix, Xavier College Prep Alumna

Xavier College Preparatory alumna Sophie Wix has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program Award to the United Kingdom from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Ms. Wix, who will graduate from the University of Southern California this week, will pursue an M.Phil. in Medical Science at the University of Cambridge and conduct breast …

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Rachael Litwiller, Culinary Scholarship Winner

Rachel is a dedicated student with a driven dream: to become a famous culinary chef. She has loved to cook as long as she can remember. “I fell in love with cooking the first time I tried. I think my favorite thing about culinary arts is that it allows you to be creative in ways you didn’t even think possible,” said …

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Five PCDS Seniors Selected as National Merit Semi-finalists

Five of the 64 members of the PCDS Class of 2016 have been named Semi-finalists in the National Merit Scholarship competition. As semi-finalists, these PCDS seniors will have the opportunity to continue in the competition for one of three possible scholarships, including National Merit $2500 Scholarships, corporate-­sponsored merit scholarships, or college­-sponsored merit scholarships. The five Phoenix Country Day School Semi-finalists are Daniel Bashir, Tara …

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Bridget, Brendan and Katie Earn Christian Service Award

Bridget Kelly, Brenden Hoogesteger, and Katie Holmes were awarded the Christian Service Award this year. The Catholic Community Foundation established the Christian Service Award in 1998. Each year the foundation awards 32 scholarships to eighth grade students from elementary schools around the valley in recognition of their extraordinary volunteer service to parish, school, and community. These $8,000 scholarships will assist students in attending a …

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The Navajo Youth Achievement Award

The Navajo Youth Achievement Award supports Navajo youth that are seeking to participate in an extra-curricular activity that has a fee, program expense, or travel costs. This is not a college scholarship. More information here. Eligibility Requirements: Must be a Navajo student in good standing with G.P.A. of 3.0 or above.  Must reside on the Navajo Nation.  One time funding …

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Step by Step Scholarship Fund for Humanitarian Travel

Arizona Scholarship, Step By Step

Step by Step Scholarship Fund for Humanitarian Travel strives to expand humanitarian outreach by providing travel reimbursement scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students who participate in humanitarian service throughout the world.  Offers of scholarship are to graduate students to help offset their travel expenses incurred through participation in global health outreach.  Experience has shown that students engaged in meaningful humanitarian service …

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New Scholarship Award Established for One High School Senior

The Law Offices of Michael Cordova is proud to offer a new scholarship to one high school senior for academic achievement while displaying determination and the aspiration to succeed. Due to the high cost of education, a scholarship can help ease the burden of a student who has the desire to attend college. It is an honor and privilege for …

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