There are multiple opportunities for you to grow at Boys & Girls Clubs. Take a look at our different scholarship opportunities specifically for you!
- All clubs offer volunteering opportunities/ community service that a teens can use when applying for scholarships
- Club Teens can receive additional college access support such as: applying for FAFSA, applying for scholarships, understanding college admission, etc.
- BGCAZ offers several post-secondary education scholarships
- BGCAZ offers club teens with career exposure and professional contacts that help them grow in to the career.
- Club teens can explore what post-secondary education pathway is a best fit for him/her (community college, 4-year university, trade/technical program)
2. Renee Parsons Scholarship
This award recognizes a young woman that demonstrates leadership qualities in collaboration, assertiveness, exhibits empathy, displays outstanding academics, and shows motivation.
- 1st place winner can receive a scholarship valued up to $80K ($10K per semester)
- 2nd place winner can receive a scholarship valued up to $40K ($5K per semester)
- Be an active Club member, volunteer or AZYouthforce participant (Club membership will be verified)
- Be a Junior or Senior in high school (2022-2023 academic year)
- Must have a GPA 2.8 or higher
- A current, complete transcript of grades must be uploaded with your application
2 letters of recommendation- must be from someone that has known you for 3+ years that is not a family member (may not be from the same person submitting the nomination)
Club nomination letter from a BGCAZ staff member
- Demonstrate financial need
- This application is powered by Google forms; you will need to sign-in into your Gmail account; If you do not have one you will need to create one
- Applicants will be allowed only one submission - you will not be allowed to edit your response after your application is submitted
- Applicants will receive a copy of application
Applications open Sept. 1st at 10:00AM MST and will close October 1st at 11:59PM MST.
3. Chandler Compadres Scholarship
Name of Award: Chloe J. Jacobsen Youth Scholarship- Chandler Compadres
Target: to any Junior or Senior at the Chandler Club
Applicant must have:
- GPA 2.5 or higher
- Embody leadership qualities:
- Creativity/ critical thinking
- Community Service/Social Activism
More information coming soon.