There seem to be a few misconceptions about scholarships. Among the most common is that you need to have a 4.0 GPA and a long list of achievements. Think again.
The Nina Mason Pulliam Legacy Scholarship Program is now accepting applications for the 2015-2016 academic year. The program covers full tuition, fees and books, while providing each student with an academic advisor and mentor. It also includes a $2,750 annual living allowance.
It is available to all Maricopa Community Colleges students who meet one of these criteria:
- Adults 25 years or older with dependents
- College-age youth and adults living with physical disabilities
- Incoming freshmen ages 18-25, raised through the child welfare system and have no form of financial support
Visit the application page for additional requirements. The deadline is March 1.
Need help applying? Visit this Maricopa Colleges web page to watch a video tutorial about successful tips and strategies to consider in all of your scholarship applications. You can also call on our counseling services team for help.
Get a start on your application now.