Sedona AZ (September 17, 2019) – The Arizona Community Foundation of Sedona and Arizona Community Foundation of Yavapai County welcome local community groups to participate in the annual Cash for College Scholarship Awareness Nights. Sponsored by Yavapai College, each of the two events will provide opportunities for area students, families, and local educators to learn more about the postsecondary scholarships available for both traditional and non-traditional college students.
If you provide a scholarship supporting students in Sedona and the Verde Valley, please join us and register online using the information below. The deadline to register as a scholarship provider for this event is Friday, October 18, 2019.
CASH FOR COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP AWARENESS NIGHT – PRESCOTT
- Monday, December 2
- 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
- Yavapai College Gymnasium, Prescott Campus
- 1100 E. Sheldon Street, Building 2, Prescott
- RSVP online at CashforCollege1202.eventbrite.
CASH FOR COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP AWARENESS NIGHT – CLARKDALE
- Tuesday, December 3
- 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
- Yavapai College, Verde Valley Campus, Community Room – Building M., 1st Floor
- 601 Black Hills Drive, Clarkdale
- RSVP online at CashforCollege1203.eventbrite.
At both events, registered scholarship providers will have a table where they can present application requirements and other important information to interested students in order to increase awareness and community engagement. An informational document that includes a brief description of all represented opportunities will be distributed during the events to give students and parents a reference guide cataloguing the available scholarships. Scholarship providers met with over 300 students at last year’s events.
Local community groups as well as staff from ACF of Yavapai County and ACF of Sedona will be available to answer questions and share information. The events are free and open to the public. Contact Lisa Sahady at 928.583.7815 or LSahady@azfoundation.org for more information about the Prescott event, and Jennifer Perry at 928.399.7218 or JPerry@azfoundation.org for more information about the Clarkdale event.
The Arizona Community Foundation of Sedona is a philanthropic endowment for the enduring benefit of our community. This family of charitable funds is guided by a local Board of Advisors and benefits from cost-efficient, centralized professional services provided by the Arizona Community Foundation.
Founded in 1978, the Arizona Community Foundation is a statewide philanthropy with regional offices serving communities across Arizona. Since inception, ACF and its affiliates have awarded more than $719 million in grants, scholarships, and loans to nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies. More information is available at azfoundation.org.