Making Sense Of Scholarships Flagstaff AZ

Scholarship dollars come from sources as diverse as the students who receive them. An understanding of who's giving away this money for college will help you learn where to look and how to win.

Wells Fargo Bank - Safeway
(623) 572-2542
20205 N. 67th Avenue, #100
Glendale, AZ
 
Washington Federal Savings
(623) 334-9724
6895 W. Bell Rd
Glendale, AZ
 
Washington Mutual
(602) 789-0303
5880 W. Thunderbird Rd, #2
Glendale, AZ
 
Wells Fargo #7345
(623) 487-3600
7345 W. Cactus Rd.
Peoria, AZ
 
Washington Mutual
(623) 435-5314
5849 W. Northern
Glendale, AZ
 
Johnson Bank
(623) 643-0601
16155 N. 83rd Avenue
Peoria, AZ
 
Gold Canyon Bank
(623) 594-7351
6641 S. Kings Ranch Rd.
Gold Canyon, AZ
 
Wells Fargo Bank
(623) 939-0511
4323 W. Peoria Avenue
Glendale, AZ
 
Buckeye Title Loan
(480) 897-0400
1214 W Baseline RD
Mesa, AZ
 
Wells Fargo Bank - Basha's
(623) 362-2260
6760 W. Deer Valley Road
Glendale, AZ
 

Making Sense Of Scholarships

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Scholarship dollars come from sources as diverse as the students who receive them. An understanding of who's giving away this money for college will help you learn where to look and how to win.

College-based Scholarships

Besides using glossy brochures, cute mascots and sweatshirts emblazoned with their names, colleges and universities attract new students by offering scholarships. They also have award programs to help current students with their academic careers. Some of these scholarships you have to apply for; others you receive automatically for being a good student.

Merit Scholarships

These scholarships award students based on a variety of achievements, from high academic performance, to leadership ability, to artistic accomplishment. Financial need may also be considered. Often, you won't apply for these awards; appropriate recipients are chosen based on entrance applications.

Departmental Awards

Some college departments offer awards to students who show promise and achievement in one of their majors. To find out about these opportunities, call the dean's office in your area of study.

Athletic Scholarships

Scholarships are one of the main ways colleges attract top athletes. You can receive anything from a small award to a full ride. Talk to your high school coach or counselor and check out "College Athletic Scholarships."

Fellowships

Fellowships are awards offered to incoming graduate students. Generally these awards accompany admission to a graduate program and cover all expenses, including tuition and a living stipend....


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