The Bill Sullivan Memorial Scholarship

The Bill Sullivan Memorial Scholarship

The Bill Sullivan Memorial Scholarship is open to both male and female applicants that will be enrolled at Rio Salado College’s Communiversity in Surprise, AZ. The recipient will receive one scholarship in the amount of $500.


Application criteria are outlined below.
• The student must include proof of high school diploma, HSE/GED or college transcripts with a GPA of 2.0 or better. Unofficial copies are accepted. The scholarship cannot be used for dual (high school) enrollment.

• All applicants must submit an essay, 250 to 500 words stating why you need a scholarship. The applicant’s essay may include volunteer experience, academic and career goals and cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better. The essay must be typed.

• The applicant must enroll in a minimum of 6 credit hours within the same term (Fall, Summer, Spring) and show proof of registration of course/s at Rio Salado College.

• The maximum award is $500 (one time only).

• The scholarship is to be used for tuition only (does not apply to out-of-state fees) or books.

• Deadline to apply is: July 15th, 2014. Late applications will not be considered. Applications may be mailed or hand-delivered.

• Recipient and a guest are invited to an award ceremony to be announced in late summer 2014.

• Priority is given to Rio Salado College students that reside in the West Valley cities of; El Mirage, Peoria, Sun City, Surprise, Sun City West and Wickenburg.

Submit application prior to application deadlines. Mail or hand-carry application and all documents in one packet to:
ATTN: Roxie Holmes, Scholarship Coordinator, 480-384-9008
Communiversity @ Surprise
15950 North Civic Center Plaza
Surprise, AZ 85374