Applications for the 2022 awards will open January 1, 2021.

All students graduating May, 2022 from a Phoenix Union high school who will be attending an Arizona post-secondary school (university, community college, or trade school in Arizona) in the Fall of 2022 and Spring of 2023 are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

If you are selected for a scholarship you will be notified in May and the award will be released to the scholarship office of your college.

Renewal Scholarship Criteria:

Scholarship renewals are available to students who were awarded a scholarship for more than one year. The renewal each year is conditional pending verification that student has maintained all criteria and are contingent on review of spring final semester grades.

The Arizona Community Foundation will send out a renewal application link each spring. This application must be completed and all requirements met. See below for requirements. *These requirements are subject to change based on COVID-19 restrictions, particularly volunteer hour requirements and opportunities. If you are unsure of your renewal applications please contact scholarship@azfoundation.org. 

  • UPDATED Personal Statement.
  • Updated grade and school information. (Does not have to be official transcripts).
    • 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 – Due to COVID-19 this requirement has been modified for 2020-2021. 

PXU 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. Awards for the 2021 school year are closed, please check back next fall.

Applications details coming soon!

Fulfill your renewable scholarship requirements by volunteering for one of our events.

*Due to the pandemic, this requirement has been modified for the 2020-2021 school year. Please complete your renewal application through Arizona Community Foundation website. If you have questions, please reach out to scholarships@foundation4education.org.*

Renewable Scholarship Up-coming Volunteer Opportunities:

Currently none available Please contact scholarships@foundation4education.org if you need to complete your volunteer hours.