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.

Credit Union West
(602) 631-3200
13708 W. Glendale Avenue
Glendale, AZ
 
Arrowhead Community Bank
(623) 776-0800
17235 N. 75th Ave. Ste. # B-100
Glendale, AZ
 
M & I Bank
(623) 463-6100
5704 W. Glenn Drive
Glendale, AZ
 
United First Financial
(602) 339-7555
7942 W Bell Rd. C5-499
Glendale, AZ
 
Gold Canyon Bank
(623) 594-7351
6641 S. Kings Ranch Rd.
Gold Canyon, AZ
 
Meridian Bank
(623) 972-1740
13373 N. Plaza Del Rio Blvd
Peoria, AZ
 
West Valley National Bank
(623) 535-2460
12725 W. Indian School Rd
Avondale, AZ
 
Wells Fargo Bank
(623) 876-5946
9928 W. Bell Road
Sun City, AZ
 
Loan Mart
(480) 812-0955
985 W Elliot RD
Chandler, AZ
 
Copper Star Bank
(623) 643-0800
7655 W. Thunderbird
Peoria, 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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