The Cougar Foundation Scholarship will provide two $1200 scholarships, for one male and one female Sahuaro senior planning to attend an Arizona school.
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The Russell Public Scholarship
In 2012, Russell Public Communications established the Russell Public Scholarship to provide educational enrichment opportunities for Sahuaro High School alumni. A minimum of one, non-renewable $1,000 scholarship will be awarded each year, and the funds may be applied to any accredited college or university in the United States. Preference will be given to applicants pursuing a 4-year degree in political science, public administration, communications or journalism.
David Ashcraft Artist-Scholar Award
The recipient should demonstrate involvement in extra-curricular activities and community service. The recipient must be bound for post-high school study (any area of emphasis) with the intent to continue Fine Arts involvement in school or in the community. The recipient should epitomize the qualities of an outstanding Fine Arts student (i.e. artistry, leadership, dedication, motivation, initiative, cooperation etc.).
The Ashcraft Artist-Scholar Award recipient will be chosen by the Sahuaro Fine Arts Department faculty in the spring prior to the publication of the Awards Assembly Program. The name of the recipient will be forwarded to the chair of the Sahuaro Awards Committee. The recipient’s name, and an accompanying résumé, will be forwarded to David Ashcraft.
A $500 cash scholarship will be made payable directly to the student’s account at the institution (i.e. community college, college, university, conservatory, institute, art or design school etc.) that the recipient will be attending, for use by the individual. The scholarship award is non-renewable.
A permanent plaque will be displayed at the school with the names of the award recipients.
Scholarship application and details coming soon.
Mini Grant Application
The purpose of the Sahuaro Cougar Foundation's Mini Grant Program is to provide start-up or initial funding for new and innovative projects originating within the classroom and/or school. These grants provide the opportunity for rapid implementation of these projects.
The Mini-Grant Program supports Sahuaro Cougar Foundation's objective of stimulating innovation in the classroom and within our school and gives the Sahuaro Cougar Foundation the opportunity to recognize and award Sahuaro High School teachers for developing excellence in their classrooms and school.
Who May Apply
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Cougar Foundation Faculty or Staff Academic Enhancement Scholarships
The Cougar Foundation Scholarship will provide two $500 scholarships, for one male and one female Sahuaro faculty or staff member.
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