2020-2021 Scholarship Applications
2021 Scholarships available!

Phoenix Union Foundation for Education provides scholarship and mini grant opportunities to Phoenix UHSD students and teachers. Apply for a scholarship online by following the instructions below.

Click “start a new application” at the bottom of the page. Then select “sign up” at the top right of the page. Click Here to see supplemental information needed for our scholarships.

Renewal Scholarship Criteria:

Scholarship renewals are conditional pending verification that student has maintained all criteria and are contingent on review of spring final semester grades.

All of the below information must be uploaded/updated no later than June 1st for each renewal year. If you are unsure if anything uploaded properly, it is your responsibility to contact us at scholarships@foundation4edcation.org or call the office at 480-289-5761.

  • Profile (account) created filled out completely and accurately Be sure to let us know:
  • What college you are attending
  • What your college ID is
  • What your academic level will be for 2018-2019
  • How many credits you have planned for the 2018-2019 school year
  • If you can not get into your profile, please do not create a new one. Contact the office and we will assist you.
  • Uploaded UPDATED Personal Statement.
  • Uploaded Copy of current transcripts. Official or Unofficial transcripts are ok.
    • Maintain a 2.5 or better grade point average
    • Attend an Arizona university, community college or accredited vocational college (out of state with permission only)
  • Completion of volunteering 15 hours with the Phoenix Union Foundation for Education or other charitable organizations as approved. We offer a variety of opportunities to volunteer and learn more about the Foundation. We have an annual Scholarship Golf Tournament, Scholarship Dinner, and Scholarship Reception as well as other opportunities to assist with general office support.
    • View the tab named Submit Volunteer Hours Completed on this page and submit your event dates and hours completed.
  • Student’s unofficial transcript or semester grade report must be uploaded to your profile by January 15th and June 1st of each semester.

PUHSD ALUMNI: Alumni Award Scholarships are available to students who were awarded a one-time scholarship award from the Phoenix Union Foundation for Education. These awards will vary in amount based on the students who apply and the funds available each year.


Fulfill your public service requirements to the Foundation as a scholarship or mini grant recipient by volunteering for one of our events.


Renewable Scholarship Up-coming Volunteer Opportunities:

Scholarship Dinner February 21st – We need volunteers for the set up during the day as well as assisting at the dinner in the evening. Please click here to see the full list of opportunities and sign up.

Scholarship Reception April 28th – We will need help with setup, check-in and tear down.

Scholarship Open Golf Tournament May 1st – We will need help working this event from early morning to early afternoon.

For the April and May events, more details on times, sign-up links and specific volunteer positions will be released closer to these dates. If you have questions regarding opportunities to volunteer, please contact scholarships@foundation4education.org.


STUDENTS: To participate in a foundation scholarship, you must complete and return the Consent to Release Records form with your application or inquiry.



Please complete this form following volunteer hours completion. Please log into your Student Profile and submit this form completed, dated and signed by your volunteer program coordinator.