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Scholarships & Opportunities
Many scholarships are available for students. Check out this information so that you can take advantage of the funds that are available to send students to college. New information added regularly.
Tucson Unified High School Scholarship Links
Palo Verde High Magnet
Tucson High Magnet
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College Application Sites
Arizona State University
Grand Canyon University
Northern Arizona University
Online Colleges in Arizona
Pima Community College
Pima Community College Credit Programs & Degrees
offers degrees and certificates in more than 100 programs.
QuestBridge College National College Match
The QuestBridge National College Match is a college and scholarship application process that helps outstanding low-income high school seniors gain admission and full four-year scholarships to the nation's most selective colleges.
College Match Scholarships
, which are provided by participating colleges, cover the full cost of tuition, room and board, are loan-free, and require no parental contribution.
If you are a student who has achieved academic excellence in the face of economic challenges, we encourage you to apply. QuestBridge's college partners are committed to making college affordable for all students — regardless of financial background — and offer generous financial aid packages that cover 100% of demonstrated financial need.
QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program
The QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program gives outstanding low-income high school juniors an early advantage in college admissions. College Prep Scholars are uniquely prepared to gain admission and full scholarships to top-tier colleges through QuestBridge. The majority are also selected as Finalists for the National College Match. Being selected as a College Prep Scholar is a notable distinction that celebrates your achievements and gives you an early start in applying to college.
University of Arizona
Earn to Learn
A groundbreaking program that prepares high school students for college with financial education and matching funds. Earn to Learn empowers low-to-moderate income students to successfully complete college.
FAFSA On The Web
(Your Key Aid Form & Info)
FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid video
produced by the Department of Education. Offering tips for completing FAFSA. Each year, about 15 million students apply for grants, work-study, and loans for college using the FAFSA. By completing it, students apply to the U.S. Department of Education, the largest source of student aid in America. In many cases, the FAFSA is the only application needed for students to obtain aid from their state or college, too. Recent changes make it quicker and easier than ever to fill out the FAFSA. This video offers tips to help students get started.
FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships
US Department of Education: Federal Student Aid
"Welcome to the Federal Student Aid Gateway—the source for free information, guidance and tools for federal student assistance—from the U.S. Department of Education's office of Federal Student Aid. We're striving to make your quest for financial aid information easier, because our goal is to support your success. So start here and go further than you ever imagined!"
Aid & Resources For Re-Entry Students
Arizona Career Information Center
Arizona Department of Education Resource Center
The Art of the College Recommendation Letter
AZ Commission for Postsecondary Education
U.S. Department of Education's resource for finding and comparing colleges, and financial information.
Homework Help and Learning Supports at the Pima County Library
How to Get to College (in PDF)
La Paloma Family Services JUMP for College Program - 520-206-8649
(for youth who are low-income, independent, homeless and in foster care)
Links exceptional, low income students with colleges, scholarship providers, enrichment programs employers, and organizations seeking students who have excelled despite obstacles!
The Regional College Access Center
helps students prepare for, apply to, and succeed in college. We serve students, families and educators in Tucson and Pima County.
The Science Behind the Ultimate Scholarship Application
YouTube video that tells how to craft a great scholarship application.
Tucson Unified Guidance and Counseling College and Career Resources
What Colleges Want to See on Your Admissions Application
For All Students
For African American Students
For Asian Pacific American Students
For Mexican American Students
For Native American Students