We Help Our Community's Students Succeed Through Scholarships

Tempe Dollars for Scholars®  offers scholarship opportunities to the students in the Tempe Union High School District, and is a nonprofit foundation that supports academic success in our community. As part of Scholarship America's® national network of locally based, volunteer-driven Dollars for Scholars chapters, our mission is to mobilize our community on behalf of postsecondary education success for our students.

To see a list of 2019 scholarship recipients, go to the News & Events page.

Tempe Dollars for Scholars helps students achieve their educational goals by raising scholarship funds, establishing endowments, providing assistance with college readiness and the financial aid process, and distributing scholarships each year.

This website provides resources from our chapter to our volunteers, community and students. You can learn more about our history, goals and volunteers through the "About Us" link, and find out what's new by clicking on "News and Events." Volunteers -- and those who are interested in becoming volunteers -- can click on "Volunteer Login" to get connected. 

Finally, if you are a student looking for our Dollars for Scholars chapter scholarships, you're in the right place! Under the "Students and Parents" tab toward the top of the screen,  click "Student and Parent Login" to begin filling out your student profile -- not only will you find and apply for our scholarships that way, you'll also discover scholarships from across the Scholarship America network that you may be eligible for. You'll also find valuable financial aid, college success, internship and career resources.  If you have questions regarding the scholarship site, please contact your scholarship counselor.

Please Note:  The scholarship list will be complete by October, 2019.  The Scholarship web page will open in early November and will be announced on the TUHSD Scholarship website.

Anticipated 2019 scholarships to apply for and scholarships with specific requirements to be eligible:

Annis Dotts Memorial Scholarship

Larry Cannell Memorial Athletic Scholarship - Must be a Student Athlete

Alice and Dr. Ralph Goitia Scholarship

Zita and Pen Johnson Scholarship

Blake Norvell "Smile" Scholarships (2) - Corona del Sol Students only; How have you made Corona del Sol a better place for all students?  

Pam Olsson Memorial Scholarship - Must be planning a career in Performing Arts and/or Dance

Rund Family Scholarships (2) - Must be planning to attend Arizona State University

College Connect Scholarships  (2) - Must attend a minimum of two College Connect Workshops during the 2018-19 School Year

Tempe St. Luke's Medical Staff Ione Sharp Memorial Scholarships (3) - Must be majoring in a medical career in college

Dr. Eileen Yellin Memorial Scholarship - Must be a Tempe HS student who has advocated for a cause he/she believes in.

Tom Welling Memorial Scholarship - Must be pursuing a career in automotive mechanics or engineering; 2.5 GPA minimum

Ditch the Dumpster Scholarships (3) - Must be planning to attend Arizona State University

"Change of Heart" Scholarship

Mary Lou Taylor Scholarship

Kathryn Shook Kilcrease Memorial Scholarship

Frank Schmuck Leadership Scholarship - Student must show a leadership role in academic and extracurricular activities

Barbara A McDonald Resilience Award - Student must have overcome a disability in vision or hearing or received a transplant and shown resilience to continue mission of receiving an education.

Hasan Naqvi Health and Education Scholarship - Must be a Tempe HS student pursuing a career in Health and Medicine or Education; Minimum GPA of 3.2

Janis Chapman Merrill Foundation Scholarship 

Dan "Robi" Roberson - Must be a Marcos de Niza Student