Each year, the Arizona School Boards Association bestows honors upon schools and students in public school districts across the state. ASBA encourages students in public schools to participate in these scholarship opportunities.
Student awards will be presented Thurs, Dec. 14, 2017, 12:30 – 1:45 p.m. at the Annual Conference at the Biltmore Conference Center in Phoenix.
Jack Peterson Student Scholarship: Awarded to high school seniors in member schools who plan to pursue college degrees in education.
Entry form: Online submissions Deadline: 5 p.m. on Friday, October 27, 2017
Panfilo H. Contreras Honorary Scholarship: Awarded by ASBA’s Hispanic-Native American Indian Caucus to two worthy students, one Hispanic and one Native American, to support post-secondary education at an accredited institution. Entry form: Online submissions Deadline: 5 p.m. on Friday, October 27, 2017
ASBA Photography Contest: The ASBA Photography Contest recognizes student achievement in black-and-white and color photography. A selection committee chooses the winners, who are recognized at the ASBA-ASA Annual Conference in December. Entry form: Online submissions Deadline: 5 p.m. on Friday, October 27, 2017.
All awards can be found on https://azsba.org/annual-awards/.
The Arizona School Boards Association is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting elected local governance of public education and continuous improvement of student success by providing leadership and assistance to school district governing boards statewide. ASBA represents more than 1,000 school board members and more than 1 million Arizona children.