50th Anniversary

Available Outside Scholarships

We will update this listing as we become aware of outside scholarship opportunities that may be of benefit to Prescott College Students.  Please refer to the contact information listed for each scholarship as well as the deadline.

American Indian Education Foundation - Graduate

American Indian Education Foundation - Graduate

Eligibility:

  • Native American, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian (student or parent must be Enrolled).
  • Attending or have been accepted to an accredited graduate school.
  • Must be enrolled between 6-18 credits.
  • GPA between 2.5-3.5 desirable.

Deadline: Mid-July Each Year

Amount: Up to $2,000

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American Indian Education Foundation - Undergraduate

American Indian Education Foundation - Undergraduate

Eligibility:

  • Native American, or Alaska Native descent (student or parent must be Enrolled).
  • Attending an accredited 2 or 4 year college/university/technicla/vocational school.
  • Must be enrolled as a full-time student as an undergraduate.
  • GPA between 2.0-3.4 desirable.
  • An ACT score of 14 or above desirable.
  • Scholarship can only be used for tuition and books.

Deadline: Mid-July Each Year

Amount: Up to $2,000

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American Indian Graduate Center

American Indian Graduate Center

Eligibility:

  • Demonstration of one of the following:
  • All applicants must be able to demonstrate financial need through submission of a Financial Needs Form (FNF) (will be due July 13, 2014) and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • All applicants must be able to demonstrate personal enrollment in a federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group, or possess one fourth (1/4) degree verifiable federally recognized American Indian blood through the submission of a Tribal Eligibility Certificate (TEC) (will be due July 13, 2014).

Amount: Varies

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American Psychological Association Scholarships Search Engine

American Psychological Association Scholarships Search Engine

Eligibility:

Eligibility: Use the American Psychological Association to find scholarships based on your field of study, education level, and more.

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Arizona Community Foundation

Arizona Community Foundation

Eligibility:

 The Arizona Community Foundation allows high school seniors and current college students throughout Arizona to apply for more than 80 scholarship awards online with one general application.

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Army Emergency Relief - MG James Ursano Scholarship Program

Army Emergency Relief - MG James Ursano Scholarship Program

Eligibility:

Student must be pursuing their first undergraduate degree and be enrolled full time as an undergraduate student for the entire academic year at a school accredited by the U.S. Department of Education. (Because financial need is already met, students attending service academies are not eligible.) Student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale. Student must be a dependent (under the age of 23) of a Soldier on federal active duty, a retired Soldier, or a deceased active or deceased retired Soldier.

Deadline: Scholarship applications are accepted from 2 January to 1 May each year for assistance for the following academic year.

Amount: Need-based

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Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Eligibility:

The applicant must be receiving a Federal Pell Grant or provide proof that he/she will be receiving a Pell Grant at the time of application or during the term of his/her study abroad program or internship.
• The applicant is applying to or has been accepted into a study abroad program or internship eligible for credit by the student's accredited institution of higher education in the U.S.
• The applicant is studying or interning abroad for at least four weeks (28 days) in one country - or two weeks (14 days) for current community college students - and no more than one academic year. Programs going to more than one country are eligible if the student will be in one country for at least four consecutive weeks.
• The applicant is studying or interning abroad in any country except Cuba or a country on the U.S. Department of State's current Travel Warning list. Students applying to programs in Mexico may only apply for scholarships to support study in Mexican states where no advisory is in effect according to the U.S. Department of State Travel Warning list.

Deadline: Varies dependent on which term you are planning to do the study abroad program.

Amount: Up to $5,000

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Collegenet Scholarship Election

Collegenet Scholarship Election

Eligibility:

If you're a college student (or planning to be one within the next year), you'll be able to set up a profile and post to discussion forums. If others like what you say, they'll vote for you. If you like what they say, you can vote for them. Casting and receiving votes earns you points. If the total points you earn during the month places you as one of the top four candidates, you win a scholarship.

Deadline: Monthly

Amount: Please Check with Provider

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Court System Scholarship

Court System Scholarship

Eligibility:

US Citizens aged 16 years older, current high school senior or enrolled at an accredited institution of higher learning.

Your intended field of study or intended occupation need not be related to the legal system in order to be eligible.

Deadline: Biannual submission deadlines: January 31/April 30

Amount: $1,000

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GoGrad.org

GoGrad.org

Eligibility:

Online guide that offers a free search for graduate scholarships, eligibility varies.

Deadline: Varies - Please refer to website

Amount: Varies - Please refer to website

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Golden Key International Honour Society

Golden Key International Honour Society

Eligibility:

  • Attending a college or university in the U.S.
  • Must have a 3.7 GPA
  • Must be a Golden Key International Honour Society Member
  • For membership info, contact:  memberservices@goldenkey.org

Deadline: Various

Amount: Various

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Graduate Programs Foundation

Graduate Programs Foundation

Eligibility:

  • Must be current graduate student for a chance to win $1,000 scholarship
  • Must be graduate in the last five years for a chance to win $1,000 toward student loan payments

Deadline: Drawings happen quarterly

Amount: $1,000 Scholarships for current students or $1,000 toward loan payments for recent grads

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Grant $ for Women

Grant $ for Women

Eligibility:

Please refer to scholarship website for more information.

Deadline: Please refer to scholarship website for more information.

Amount: Please refer to scholarship website for more information.

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Grey Smoke Media Scholarship

Grey Smoke Media Scholarship

Eligibility:

Post-Secondary students pursuing a degree in Social Sciences, Liberal Arts, Communications, and Marketing in the U.S. or Canada.

Deadline: December 31, 2016

Amount: $3,000

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Helping Women Pay for College

Helping Women Pay for College

Eligibility:

Varies - Please refer to website.

Deadline: Varies - see website

Amount: Varies per scholarship - see website

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Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Eligibility:

Founded in 1975, the Hispanic Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to Latino students, as well as related support services.  HSF seeks to give students all the tools they need to apply to college, do well in their course work, graduate, enter a profession, excel, help lead our nation going forward, and mentor the generations to come.
As the nation’s largest not-for-profit organization supporting Hispanic American higher education, HSF has awarded over $400 million in scholarships and provides a range of ancillary programs for candidates, scholars, and their families.
HSF further strives to make college education a top priority for every Latino family across the nation and to mobilize our community to proactively advance that goal – each individual, over a lifetime, in every way he/she can.  For more information about the Hispanic Scholarship Fund please continue to browse our website.

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Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

Eligibility:

Varies dependent upon scholarship application.

Deadline: Varies - Please refer to scholarship website.

Amount: Up to $40,000 per year to attend a four-year accredited undergraduate school.

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Kristina Flores Overcoming All Odds Scholarship

Kristina Flores Overcoming All Odds Scholarship

Eligibility:

Subname: TrueNorth Recovery Services

Freshman & Sophomores in college, Vocational/Professional students, and high school students.

More Information: link to: http://www.sandiegoaddictions.com/overcoming-all-odds-scholarship/

Deadline: April 1, 2017

Amount: $1,000

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Math, Science, Special Education Teach Loan Forgiveness Program

Math, Science, Special Education Teach Loan Forgiveness Program

Eligibility:

U.S. Citizen, Arizona resident, Junior or Senior college enrollment level seeking 1 st bachelor’s, have financial need, and

enrolled at least half time.

Deadline: See Website Link for More Information

Amount: Up to $7,000 Per Academic Year

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Pelican Water Sustainability Scholarship

Pelican Water Sustainability Scholarship

Eligibility:

US Citizens currently enrolled full time at an accredited university in the U.S. 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA and one

letter of recommendation.

Deadline: Biannual submission deadlines: October15/April 15

Amount: $1,500, $1,000 or $500

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Point Foundation

Point Foundation

Eligibility:

Please refer to the Point Foundation website for more information:

http://www.pointfoundation.org/OnlineApplicationInfo

Deadline: Please refer to scholarship website for more information.

Amount: Please refer to scholarship website for more information.

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Resources for Students with Disabilities

Resources for Students with Disabilities

Eligibility:

Below is a link to view listing to numerous scholarship options for students with disabilities that range from national financial aid opportunities to local opportunities within the United States and Canada. Each scholarship profile indicates whether online programs at accredited colleges or universities are eligible for the award.

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Scholarship Points

Scholarship Points

Eligibility:

  • Enrolled or will be enrolled in the next 12 months, in a college or university in the U.S.

Deadline: Monthly

Amount: Up to $10,000

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Scholarships for LGBTQ Students

Scholarships for LGBTQ Students

Eligibility:

Please refer to website.

Deadline: Varies Per Scholarship

Amount: Varies Per Scholarship

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Sodexo Foundation - Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Foundation

Sodexo Foundation - Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Foundation

Eligibility:

See website for scholarship criteria.

Deadline: Refer to website

Amount: $5,000

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Soroptimist - Women's Opportunity Awards

Soroptimist - Women's Opportunity Awards

Eligibility:

  • Must be accepted at an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the U.S.
  • Woman pursuing first undergraduate degree.
  • Be the primary financial support for her family.

Deadline: Range: July 1st - November 15th Each Year

Amount: $ 5,000 - $ 10,000

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The Garden Clubs of America

The Garden Clubs of America

Eligibility:

27 Merit Based Scholarships, Fellowships, and Awards. Please visit the website for more information.

Deadline: Refer to website

Amount: Refer to website

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U.S. Department of Labor Scholarship Search Engine

U.S. Department of Labor Scholarship Search Engine

Eligibility:

Use the Department of Labor Search Engine to find scholarships based on your location, education level and more..

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Veteran's United Foundation Scholarship

Veteran's United Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • A current active-duty service member
  • Veteran of the United States Armed Forces
  • Spouse of military member or veteran
  • Surviving spouse or child of a fallen soldier
  • Child of a military member or veteran
  • Must maintain a cumulative gpa of 2.5

Deadline: Bi-Annual

Amount: Five Bi-annual $2,000 scholarships

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Women’s Independence Scholarship Program

Women’s Independence Scholarship Program

Eligibility:

  • Survived domestic violence (partner abuse) and a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
  • Officially accepted into an accredited course of study at a U.S. post-secondary institution.
  • Demonstrates a critical need for financial assistance.
  • Exhibits strong desire, ability and determination to complete a training and/or academic program.
  • Has a definate plan to use the desired training to upgrade skills for career advancement, to train for a new career field, or to enter or reenter the job market.
  • Is sponsored by a non-profit domestic violence service agency willing to mentor and provide support for the student throughout her educational experience.

Deadline: Ongoing – At least two months before the start date of your academic program

Amount: Varies

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