Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Phoenix Country Club Foundation Scholarship

Applicants must meet the following criteria in order to qualify for the Phoenix Country Club Foundation Scholarship:

Be a 2014 graduate of North High School
Minimum of 3.0 high school GPA
Enroll and maintain enrollment in a minimum of 6 credit hours at GateWay Community College
Demonstrate Financial Need

*Five (5) scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each will be awarded annually and may be used toward tuition, fees, books, transportation costs, exam fees, and/or educational supplies and equipment (i.e. scrubs, calculators, tool boxes & tools, medical supplies for course work/clinical requirements, etc.).  Funds may not be used for living expenses such as rent, gas, childcare or food.

Additional Requirements may be required.

Selection Process:
 Successful scholarship recipients will be chosen based on:
Timely submission of the scholarship application
Thoroughness of the application & essay questions
Demonstrated financial need
Finalist interviews conducted jointly by GateWay and the Phoenix Country Club Foundation

*Selected recipients may apply for renewal of the scholarship annually as long as the following requirements are met:
Maintaining enrollment in a minimum of 6 credit hours at GateWay Community College
Maintaining a minimum of a 2.8 cumulative GPA
Meet engagement requirements with the membership of the Phoenix Country Club to the satisfaction of the Board of Directors and the Phoenix Country Club Foundation Advisory Committee.

Applications must be submitted on Academic Works, if you have not logged onto Academic Works, you will need to first create an account first.

Scholarship opens September 23, 2014.
Scholarship ends October 10, 2014.

Monday, September 22, 2014

Fall and Spring 14-15 Dougherty Foundation Scholarship

Dougherty Foundation is named for the late M.J.G. Dougherty and Bess Dougherty.  Together they placed their estate in trust for the education of good students with financial need.  The Dougherty Foundation offers scholarships for students at GateWay.

Applications must be submitted on Academic Works, if you have not logged onto Academic Works, you will need to first create an account first.

Scholarship opens Monday September 22, 2014.
Scholarship ends Friday October 24, 2014.


Fall 2014 GateWay Biology Scholarship

Fall 2014 GateWay Biology Scholarship


GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the GateWay Biology Scholarship.
Please note, this scholarship is for GateWay students only and is non transferable to any
other institution.

Scholarship Criteria

 Be an Arizona resident and a citizen or eligible non-citizen.
 Currently enrolled in a Biology class.
 Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) at GateWay of 3.0

Applications must be submitted on Academic Works, if you have not logged onto Academic Works, you will need to first create an account first.

Scholarship Opens Monday September 22, 2014
Scholarship Ends Friday October October 24, 2014

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Phoenix Country Club Foundation Scholarship

Applicants must meet the following criteria in order to qualify for the Phoenix Country Club Foundation Scholarship:

Be a 2014 graduate of North High School
Minimum of 3.0 high school GPA
Enroll and maintain enrollment in a minimum of 6 credit hours at GateWay Community College
Demonstrate Financial Need

*Five (5) scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each will be awarded annually and may be used toward tuition, fees, books, transportation costs, exam fees, and/or educational supplies and equipment (i.e. scrubs, calculators, tool boxes & tools, medical supplies for course work/clinical requirements, etc.).  Funds may not be used for living expenses such as rent, gas, childcare or food.

Additional Requirements:
First time scholarship recipients must participate in New Student Orientation, meet with an advisor and establish a Student Learning Plan, and take the Placement Test.
Recipients are expected to attend summer school at GateWay Community College June 2,-July 25, 2014 from 8:30a.m.-1:00p.m.  Summer courses are English 091 or 101, CPD150, and Math Power Camp.
Each recipient is required to actively engage with the membership of the Phoenix Country Club at least one-to-two times per semester, to be determined after recipients are selected.  Engagement may include presentations to the members on career plans & the college experience; mentorships; internships; networking opportunities; etc.

Selection Process:
 Successful scholarship recipients will be chosen based on:
Timely submission of the scholarship application
Thoroughness of the application & essay questions
Demonstrated financial need
Finalist interviews conducted jointly by GateWay and the Phoenix Country Club Foundation

*Selected recipients may apply for renewal of the scholarship annually as long as the following requirements are met:
Maintaining enrollment in a minimum of 6 credit hours at GateWay Community College
Maintaining a minimum of a 2.8 cumulative GPA
Meet engagement requirements with the membership of the Phoenix Country Club to the satisfaction of the Board of Directors and the Phoenix Country Club Foundation Advisory Committee.

Students should apply on Academic Works.

Deadline is May 2, 2014 at 5pm.

2014-2015 Veteran's Scholarship at GateWay

Applicants for the Veteran's Scholarship must meet the following criteria.
  • U.S. Veteran currently enrolled at GateWay Community College
  • Meet a minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Demonstrate financial need.
The expectations of the scholarship recipient will be:
  • Continuous enrollment at GateWay for the 2014-2015 academic year
  • Interaction with a faculty/staff mentor selected by GateWay's Veteran's Steering Committee.

Students should apply on Academic Works.  After completing the General Application, please remember to click on Opportunities to apply for this scholarship.

Deadline is April 28, 2014 7pm.


Summer Success 2014 Scholarship

GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the Summer Success Scholarship for continuing GateWay students. Please note, this scholarship is a competitive scholarship, recipients will be chosen by scholarship committee. The scholarship is for students attending GateWay Community College and the calculation of funds awarded are calculated using GateWay credit hour enrollment only. The scholarship is non transferable to any other institution.  Aid awarded will be determined by the number of “viable” credit hours the student is enrolled in. “Viable” credits are classes the student is currently attending or if completed, were completed with a passing grade of P, C, or better. 

Criteria 
The applicant must: 
 Be a “continuing” student at GateWay enrolled and currently attending, student must have been enrolled in the Spring 2014 semester. 
 Have successfully completed the prior semester at GateWay by passing no less than 
2/3 of all attempted classes with a grade of P, C, or better). 
 Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) at GateWay of 2.50. 
 Be attending classes in your program of study and making progress toward program 
completion. 
 Have applied for federal aid (FAFSA) and have a completed financial aid file with 
available “need” as defined by the Federal Government for federal student aid. 
 Be an Arizona resident and a citizen or eligible non-citizen of the United States. 
 Meet HB2008 criteria.

Students can apply for the scholarship by using Academic Works 

Deadline for scholarship is June 13, 2014 at 5pm

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Academic Works Helpful Tips

If you have not registered for Academic Works yet, you will need to before you can apply for the Student Success Scholarship or the Biology Scholarship.

You can register by clicking on Academic Works.  After you register and log-in you will be asked to answer several questions which is the General Application.  Once you complete the General Application you should click on Opportunities and then Ours, which will show you all scholarship applications that are open for GateWay.  You will then need to click on the right hand side that says apply and complete any other questions for that scholarship.

Once you have completed your scholarship applications, you can click on Applications and it will show under Active which scholarships that you have applied for.




Monday, March 17, 2014

AZ Radiological Society Scholarship

GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the AZ Radiological Society Scholarship for GateWay students.  Please note, this scholarship is for GateWay students only and is non transferable to any other institution. 

Please review the qualifications listed below and submit application to GateWay’s Financial Aid Office.

Qualifications
The applicant must
§  Be a student at GateWay enrolled and currently attending.
§  Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) at GateWay of 3.0
§  Have applied for federal aid and have a completed financial aid file with available “need” as defined by the Federal Government for federal student aid.
§  Be an Arizona resident and a citizen or eligible non-citizen.
§  Demonstrate additional continuing education (such as workshops, seminars, and District or Society meetings).



Scholarship Deadline is Friday April 11, 2014 at 5pm.  Scholarship applications should be submitted to Enrollment Services in the IE Building. 

Spring 2014 Financial Literacy Scholarship

Catholic Charities (in collaboration with Gateway Community College) will provide two opportunities in March for students to attend their Financial Literacy Workshop. To enhance this opportunity for student, Gateway is offering a scholarship to qualifying Gateway students who attend one of the sessions.

The scholarship is for $100 for attendance of the full Three hour session.

The Criteria for the scholarship is as follows:
·         Cannot have received a prior scholarship for attendance of a Financial Literacy event.
·         Must be an Arizona Resident and either a citizen of the United States, or an eligible non-citizen
·         Must be currently registered this semester at Gateway in at least 3 credit hours.
·         Must have applied for Federal Aid (and list Gateway on their FAFSA) and have completed the application process.
·         Must have “Need” as determined by federal guidelines. (Students that are awarded Pell Grant or a Subsidized loan, Typically have “Need”)
·         Must attend one of the sessions arriving on time and staying through the entire session. Students must have proof of attendance. 

Workshops will be held Wednesday March 26, 2014 from 5:30-8:30pm and Thursday March 27, 2014 from 5:30-8:30pm in room CH#1024.

Students will need to register for the workshop they wish to attend by contacting Brittany Gomez, whose number can be found on the flyer.

Monday, March 10, 2014

2014 Summer Study Abroad Scholarship

GateWay Community College is offering scholarships of $250 or $500 each to
qualified students who are participating in a Maricopa Colleges Study Abroad
Program.

In order to qualify for the award, the student must meet the following
conditions:
1. Be enrolled in GateWay Community College or another Maricopa Community
College during the Spring 2014 semester as an Arizona resident.
2. Have earned a GPA at MCCD of at least 2.5 with at least 3 credit hours. The
applicant must provide a recent transcript from the college. Unofficial
transcripts are acceptable.
3. Plan to take the Maricopa Study Abroad course(s) for a grade.
4. Write a 500 word (two pages) essay explaining what he or she hopes to gain by
participating in the MCCCD Summer Program. These are the guide questions::

  • What are your educational goals for studying in Prague or your program of choice and how do you plan to achieve them?
  • Have you ever traveled outside of the United States?  If so, where have you been and what have you learned from your experience?
  • Why did you choose to sign up for the Prague study abroad program or other study abroad program? 
  • Propose an outcome project, such as making a display or hosting a presentation about your experience at GateWay after the trip.  This outcome is required for scholarship recipients.  Feel free to be creative about your project! 
5. Obtain a letter of recommendation from one GateWay Community College
faculty member or from your current Maricopa Community College.


The essay, the transcript and the application form must be turned in to 
the International Education Office in IE-3115 by March 28, 2014 in order to 
guarantee consideration for this award. Incomplete application will not be 
reviewed

Friday, March 7, 2014

14-15 Kaity's Way BB Scholarship

Kaity's Way Scholarship

Basic Requirements:
  • Must be a high school senior or recent High School graduate (with in last 2 years) at the time of application.
  • Attend or plan to attend a Maricopa Community College in Maricopa County, Arizona and be willing to provide proof of registration.
  • Have chosen a public service career in one of the following fields as a direction of study.
    • Education & Teaching
    • Social Work
    • Behavioral Health
    • Community Health Worker
    • Criminal Justice
    • Fire Fighter/EMT/Paramedic
    • Volunteer Coordinator
    • Non Profit Management
  • write a 400-600 word essay on the topic of teen dating violence.
  • write a 400-600 word essay explaining:
    • Applicants need for the scholarship
    • Educational goals in public service
    • What have you done to further your educational goals and how will this scholarship help you attain those goals
    • Volunteer experience.
  • Complete and attach application form.
  • Provide High School transcript.
  • Have a GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Submit a minimum of two [2] letters of recommendation but not more than three [3].
    • 1-letter must be from a personal perspective.
    • 1-letter must be from an academic perspective.
Deadline is June 1, 2014, 

Applications should be submitted to:
Kaity's Way
P.O. Box 83494
Phoenix AZ  85071

Spring 2014 GateWay Biology Scholarship

GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the GateWay Biology Scholarship.
Please note, this scholarship is for GateWay students only and is non transferable to any
other institution.

Scholarship Criteria

 Be an Arizona resident and a citizen or eligible non-citizen.
 Currently enrolled in a Biology class.
 Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) at GateWay of 3.0


Applications must be submitted on Academic Works, if you have not logged onto Academic Works, you will need to first create an account first.

Scholarship opens Friday March 7,2014
Deadline is Friday March 28, 2014 7pm

Spring 2014 Student Success Scholarship

GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the Student Success Scholarship for continuing GateWay students. Please note, this scholarship is a competitive scholarship, recipients will be chosen by 
scholarship committee. The scholarship is for students attending GateWay Community College and the 
calculation of funds awarded are calculated using GateWay credit hour enrollment only. The scholarship is non transferable to any other institution.  Aid awarded will be determined by the number of 
“viable” credit hours the student is enrolled in. “Viable” credits are classes the student is currently attending or if completed, were completed with a passing grade of P, C, or better. 

Criteria 
The applicant must: 
 Be a “continuing” student at GateWay enrolled and currently attending. 
 Have successfully completed the prior semester at GateWay by passing no less than 
2/3 of all attempted classes with a grade of P, C, or better). 
 Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) at GateWay of 2.50. 
 Be attending classes in your program of study and making progress toward program 
completion. 
 Have applied for federal aid (FAFSA) and have a completed financial aid file with 
available “need” as defined by the Federal Government for federal student aid. 
 Be an Arizona resident and a citizen or eligible non-citizen of the United States. 
 Meet HB2008 criteria.

Applications must be submitted on Academic Works , if you have not logged into Academic Works, you will need to create an account first.

Scholarship opens Saturday March 8th, 2014
Deadline is Friday March 28th, 2014 7pm