Skilled Trade Education Program Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is to assist underserved teens interested in Skilled Trades as a career with the cost of (tuition, books, and tools). Scholarship funds will be granted twice a year, one scholarship in the summer and one scholarship in the fall. The first year will focus on the areas of Automotive, Electrical, and Apartment Maintenance. AZYouthforce will take into consideration other trades based on cost and additional financial aid resources.

  • HS Seniors or graduating within the application year
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Complete an AZYF internship
  • Apply for FAFSA (if available at the chosen institution)
  • Male or Female
  • Financial need statement
  • Unofficial transcripts GPA 2.0
  • One letter recommendation
  • Applicants will use Pell Grant first then scholarship funds
  • Scholarship amount $3000 up to $5000 depending on FAFSA