Dysart Education Foundation Scholarships

Congratulations Class of 2020!

The Dysart Education Foundation is proud to announce the 2020-2021 Scholarship Awards. A total of $62,500 was awarded to fifteen students out of seventy-five applications. The winners of each scholarship are listed below along with their generous donors.

DEF Scholarship Awards

One student selected from each of the four DUSD High Schools.

$6,000 (renewable four years, $750/semester)

Kelly Munoz, Dysart High School

Ethan Berger, Shadow Ridge High School

Calvin Henggeler, Willow Canyon High School

Sawyer Boehlert, Valley Vista High School

The Grand Opportunity

A private donation to support Dysart graduates.

$5,000 (two-year scholarship, $1,250/semester)

Kathleen Swenson, Valley Vista High School

Richard and Elsie Valentine Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship opportunity in memory of Richard and Elsie Valentine, who demonstrated what can be achieved in life through education and hard work.

$1,500 (one-year scholarship, $750/semester)

Austin Adelman, Valley Vista High School

Southwest Foodservice Excellence Logo

A scholarship opportunity made possible by a donation from

Southwest Foodservice Excellence

$2,000 (one-year scholarship, $1,000/semester)

Lorraine Olson, Valley Vista High School

A scholarship opportunity made possible by a donation from

McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.

$2,000 (one-year scholarship, $1,000/semester)

Abigail Brown, Shadow Ridge High School

Dysart High School Alumni Scholarship

A scholarship opportunity made possible by donations from DHS Alumni.

$5,000 (two-year scholarship, $1,250/semester)

Adriana Chavez, Dysart High School

Yuritzy Saavedra, Dysart High School

Emiliano Espinoza, Dysart High School

Brandon Zamora, Dysart High School

Dr. Gail Pletnick Education Award

A scholarship opportunity made possible by a donation from Dr. Gail Pletnick.

$3,000 (two-year scholarship, $750/semester)

Grace Macior, Shadow Ridge High School

Sun City Concert Band Society, Inc. Music Scholarship

Music scholarship opportunity made possible by a donation from the Sun City Concert Band Society, Inc.

$3,000 (two-year scholarship, $750/semester)

Rachael Geiger, Dysart High School

Southwest Foodservice Excellence Logo

A scholarship opportunity made possible by a donation from

CORE Construction

$2,000 (one-year scholarship, $1,000/semester)

Aaliyah Esquivel, Willow Canyon High School

Sponsor a Scholarship

The Dysart Education Foundation accepts donations towards student scholarships throughout the year. In addition, individuals or organizations may donate towards a dedicated scholarship administered by DEF. Click here for additional information.

 

 

Student scholarship recipients are responsible for keeping the Foundation informed of all current information concerning home address, class schedule and G.P.A. and transcripts. This information can be sent to the foundation at the following address:

Dysart Education Foundation
P.O. Box 1898
Surprise, Arizona 85378-1898

Thank you!