How to Apply

Dream Act Fund ApplicantsThe Jose Robles Dream Scholarship Fund values the diversity and the contributions that immigrants and their families make to our society and economy. We understand that America is your home, you have been raised and educated as an American, and you would like to continue to make important contributions to America’s culture and economy.

Current residents of Arizona who plan to attend a post-secondary institution in Arizona may qualify for scholarship support. The fund’s purpose is to distribute several scholarships to offset the cost of tuition. We are currently developing our programs for Spring 2018. Please check back soon.

In addition to applying for the Jose Robles Dream Scholarship Fund, male applicant students want to be sure to register for the Selective Service. You will need to do this at a U.S. Post Office where you should request the "Selective Service Registration Form". To learn more about how and why Jose Robles Dream Scholarship Fund students must register for the draft, please click here.

Eligibility Guidelines:

  1. The applicant must NOT qualify for in-state tuition.
  2. The applicant must be a current resident of Arizona
  3. The applicant must have immigrated to the USA as a child
  4. The applicant is or will be a high school graduate prior to the start of college classes in the fall of 2015
  5. The applicant must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher for their last academic year
  6. The applicant must apply and be accepted for admission to an Arizona post-secondary institution prior to August 1, 2015
  7. Awards will be paid directly to the college
  8. Awards must be utilized within the 2015/2016 academic year
  9. Awards do not carry-over and are non-transferable
  10. The applicant must complete the online scholarship application and submit by the by the May 1, 2015 deadline

If you are chosen to receive a scholarship grant:

Upon request, you must provide the Catholic Community Foundation with proof of enrollment, class schedules, cost of enrolled classes and student ID# at the institution for which you have applied to us for tuition assistance.

The Jose Robles Dream Scholarship Fund will deposit the scholarship funds directly with the post-secondary institution to which you have been accepted. The institution will then apply these funds toward your tuition.

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