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Maricopa Grant for Tuition Assistance

Maricopa Grant Applications for Tuition Assistance are still being accepted! The priority deadline was May 31st, 2021, but applications are still being accepted to be placed on a waiting list until September 10th, 2021. Funds will run out, so apply now.

Applicant's must demonstrate "financial need" as defined by the US Department and Human Services Poverty Guidelines.

Application Requirements

All applications must include:

  • All applicants must be fully admitted to Rio Salado College (no charge for this).
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  • Signatures of both student and parent
  • Copy of 2020 federal tax form 1040 (no extensions considered) OR
  • Award letter of household member’s participation in any of the following benefits programs: Free or Reduced Lunch, Supplemental Social Security, Food Stamps, TANF, WIC or AHCCCS.

We are no longer accepting Tuition Assistance applications at this time.


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