Having money should never be a prerequisite for college.
The Neely Foundation awards scholarships to students who aspire to obtain a bachelor’s degree at an approved college or university in Arizona. Seniors at selected high schools are eligible for a $3,000 scholarship each academic year. The scholarship is for four consecutive years or until a bachelor’s degree is completed, whichever is sooner, providing the student continues to meet the required qualifications.
To apply for a scholarship, please see the counselor for your school listed below >
- Must be a citizen of the United States of America.
- Must be a resident of the State of Arizona.
- Must have and maintain a semester and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better.
- Must enroll as a full-time student and complete 12 hours or more each semester.
- Must attend one of the following universities or community colleges. There are no exceptions to this list.
- Arizona State University
- Grand Canyon University
- Northern Arizona University
- University of Arizona
- Chandler-Gilbert Community College
- Estrella Mountain Community College
- Gateway Community College
- Glendale Community College
- Mesa Community College
- Paradise Valley Community College
- Phoenix Community College
- Rio Salado Community College
- Scottsdale Community College
- South Mountain Community College
- Pima Community College
- Cochise Community College
- Eastern Arizona Community College
- Arizona Western Community College
- Central Arizona Community College
- Tohono O’odham Community College
- Coconino Community College
- Yavapai Community College
- Diné Community College
- Northland Community College
- Mohave Community College
The Neely Foundation Scholarship is for four years or until a bachelor’s degree is obtained, whichever comes sooner. In order for your scholarship to remain in effect, you must fill out and submit your renewal form each year by June 1st. If you do not properly submit your information, your scholarship will not be extended the following year.
Please contact your school counselor to apply for a scholarship
Apache Junction High School
Basha High School
Campo Verde High School
Casteel High School
Chandler High School
Desert Ridge High School
Gilbert High School
Hamilton High School
Highland High School
Higley High School
Mesquite High School
Perry High School
Queen Creek High School
Williams Field High School
Existing Neely Scholars
The Neely Foundation Scholarship is for four years. In order for your scholarship to remain in effect, you must fill out and submit your renewal form on a yearly basis. If you do not properly submit your information your scholarship will not be extended the following year.
Renewal forms and a copy of your transcripts must be submitted to the Neely Foundation on or before June 1 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
“The Neely Foundation helped me achieve my dream of being the first child in my family to attend college” J. Esparsa