2017 SCHOLARSHIP

WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?

  1. High School Seniors who will be attending an Arizona college or institution by Fall 2017. Must be enrolled for at least 6 credit hours.
  2. Continuing college students who will be attending an Arizona college or institution by Fall 2017. Must be enrolled for at least 6 credit hours.
  3. Transfer students who will be attending an Arizona college or institution by Fall 2017. Must be enrolled for at least 6 credit hours.
  4. Financial need is not required

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

  1. Grade Point Average (GPA) 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
  2. Resume
  3. Essay Prompt: Write a 300 word essay about the importance of culture and arts in the community.
  4. Previous recipients of this scholarship are eligible to apply.

SELECTION PROCESS:

  1. Submit application and supporting documents by February 28th, 2017.
  2. Selection will be determined by a committee not part of the staff of Blazing Desert ComicCon.
  3. Recipient selection will be completed by March 5th, 2017.
  4. Recipient will receive an award email by March 7th, 2017.
  5. 2017 recipient will be announced during the Masquerade at Blazing Desert ComicCon March 11th. Participants are encouraged to accept their award at this time.
  6. A check will be mailed to College/University of recipient’s choice to cover for tuition or books in this order.

For any questions, please email balzingdesertcomiccon@gmail.com