Today: Jul 07 , 2020

Local Scholarship Providers Offered Opportunity to Meet with Students

21 September 2019   Lisa Sahady

ACF of Yavapai County and ACF of Sedona invite local scholarship providers to present to local students

PRESCOTT—The Arizona Community Foundation of Yavapai County and Arizona Community Foundation of Sedona 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 Yavapai County students, 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.


Yavapai College Gymnasium, (Building 2)
1110 E. Sheldon St.
Monday, December 2
5 - 6:30 PM
RSVP online at


Yavapai College Community Room
601 Black Hills Drive
Tuesday, December 3
5 - 6:30 PM
RSVP online at

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 interested students at the events held in 2018.

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 for more information about the Prescott event, and Jennifer Perry at 928.399.7218 or for more information about the Clarkdale event.

The Arizona Community Foundation of Yavapai County 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 ACF.

Established in 1978, the Arizona Community Foundation is a statewide family of charitable funds supported by thousands of Arizonans. With five regional offices serving communities across Arizona, ACF is among the top 25 community foundations in the nation with more than $938 million in trust and endowment assets, and is certified under the National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations. 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