Flagstaff

There are many scholarships for Flagstaff students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Flagstaff, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Flagstaff students in the following categories:

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Scholarships

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 2022
$2,000
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be: A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States; B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States; C) A parent who...

Niche $50,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$50,000
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true! It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $50,000 (our biggest scholarship yet!) to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses! Who Can Apply All high school and college students, as well as anyone looking...

"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 29, 2022
$7,000
To be eligible for the No Essay Smart Owl Scholarship: A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories B) You must be 16 years of age or older C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high school D) You must be located...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 01, 2022
$25,145
The $25,050 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply. To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being: A) Earnest B) Determined C) Moving The scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most...

To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing...

CollegeXpress Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$10,000
Since 1995, our mission has been to help connect students with the right schools for them. Carnegie Dartlet, the organization that houses CollegeXpress, is an educational publisher and higher education marketing agency. Every year, thousands of students across the United States and around the world discover their colleges using our websites, magazines, and services. To be eligible for the CollegeXpress...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Coconino High School
County Jail Education Program
Excel Education Centers Flagstaff, LLC
Flagstaff Arts And Leadership Academy
Flagstaff High School
Flagstaff Middle School
Mount Elden Middle School
Mountain English Spanish Academy Of Flagstaff
Northland Preparatory Academy
Ponderosa High School
Project New Start
Renaissance Magnet Middle School
Sinagua High School
Summit High School

Flagstaff is a city situated within the southwestern part of the United States within the northern area of Arizona. The city is found along the western side of the biggest contiguous Ponderosa Pine forest in the continental United States. It lies close to Colorado Plateau's southwestern edge. The population of the city of Flagstaff was about 60,611 in 2009 and based on statistics for the year 2010, the MSA was recorded with 175,871 inhabitants.

Flagstaff is named after the Ponderosa Pine flagpole that was made by a scouting party from Boston who was referred to as the "Second Boston Party." This was made on July 4, 1876, to celebrate the US Centennial. Flagstaff is the county seat of Coconino County.

Situated just south of the San Francisco Peaks, Flagstaff is near Mount Elden, the highest mountain range in all of Arizona. In Kachina Peaks Wilderness, Humphreys Peak is located, around 10 miles or 16 kilometers north of the city, and it forms the highest point in the state of Arizona at 12,633 feet or 3850 meters.

The economy in Flagstaff was initially based on ranching industries, lumber and the railroad. The city of Flagstaff currently remains a vital distribution center for businesses such as Walgreens, Purina PetCare and Nestle. Flagstaff is also home to the United States Naval Observatory, Lowell Observatory and the USA Geological Survey Flagstaff Station as well as Northern Arizona University. There is a strong focus on tourism in Flagstaff due to its nearness to the Arizona Snowbowl, Oak Creek Canyon, the famous Route 66, Grand Canyon National Park and the Meteror Crater. Flagstaff is home to W.L. Gore and Associates, that is part of the medical device manufacturing sector.

Flagstaff's largest employers are the Flagstaff Medical Center, the Northern Arizona University and the Flagstaff Unified School District. Replacing the once main businesses of ranching, railroad and lumber are the present major economic industries of transportation, education, government and tourism. Over 5 million visitors travel through the city on an annual basis as well. There are Various restaurant and hotel chains which are quite successful within the region due to all of the tourism that the Grand Canyon generated. There are 2 historic hotels situated in the downtown area: the Hotel Monte Vista and the Weatherford Hotel.

The city is home to several famous high tech scientific research and development operations such as the United States Naval Observatory Flagstaff Station, referred to as NOFS, the Lowell Observatory, the USGS or United States Geographical Survey's Flagstaff Campus and Northern Arizona University. Lowell Observatory is a popular tourist's center and an active astronomical observatory. They host educational displays and tours. They provide a distributed network of small telescopes that all together, provide images of celestial bodies with a lot higher resolutions than produced by any other single telescope. Some of the present research is involved in observations of near-Earth phenomena including asteroids and comets.