Announcement

Eduardo Nuñez Scholarship

The Educational Enrichment Foundation will award one $1000 scholarship ($500 will be disbursed in the fall and spring semester).  Students will be notified by the end of May.  Scholarships may be used to attend an accredited Arizona public or private college, university, or trade school.  Payment will be made directly to the institution and may be applied to tuition, fees, and books. The funds will be available prior to the start of school in the fall of 2019.


Deadline for submitting application

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Who May Apply?
Pueblo High School students who intend to graduate in May 2019 or who graduated in December 2018. Applicants must be planning to attend an accredited Arizona college, university, or trade school.


 

Qualifications

Application PRINTABLE/FILLABLE PDF

Applicants must:

Have graduated from Pueblo High School December 2018 or will be graduating from Pueblo High School May 2019.

  • In a 300 word essay the student must show a strong motivation to continue their education beyond high school.  Please reference any history of employment, separate from school participation and/or involvement in community activities.  Describe any applicable skills that will lead to success in your educational pursuits beyond high school.  Also, explain why financial assistance is needed in order to continue your education beyond high school.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Provide a sealed official transcript. Submit two letters of recommendations: Two signed and sealed recommendation forms with letters must be completed by adults who are not family members. These should be individuals who can describe the student’s commitment to continuing his/her education beyond high school as well as their extra-curricular activities, personal achievements, and/or community involvement.  Examples include coaches, teachers, employers, social workers, counselors, community representatives, etc.