Dysart Education Foundation Scholarships

Sponsor a Scholarship

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


Current Sponsors

These organizations and businesses generously donated to sponsor scholarships for Dysart graduates. Join us in thanking them for their support!

Dysart High School Alumni Scholarship

A scholarship opportunity made possible by donations from Dysart High School Alumni for students planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college program.

DEF Scholarships

Scholarship opportunities for a student at each of the four high schools in the amount of $5,000 for disbursement over 2 years. 

Roy Fenton Scholarship

A 2 year scholarship opportunity for those attending community college.

Carlos Carbajal Memorial Scholarship

A private donation on behalf of the family of Carlos Carbajal for students looking to pursue a 2 or 4 year degree program.

The Grand Opportunity

A private donation to support female students looking to attend community colleges.

Dr. Gail Pletnick Education Award

A  2 or 4 year scholarship specifically for students wanting to become teachers made possible by a donation from Dr. Gail Pletnick.

Tyrus Timbrooks Memorial Scholarship at Dysart High School, Established in 2020

A 2 or 4 year scholarship opportunity in memory of Ty Timbrooks..

Ty Timbrooks and his family spent 14 years with the Dysart School District. He was the Athletic Director at Dysart High School when he lost his battle with cancer in 2020. Ty believed in academics before sports, the importance of sportsmanship, victory with honor, and more importantly, that character counts.

Southwest Foodservice Excellence Logo

Two scholarships  for 2 or 4 year college opportunities made possible by a donation from Southwest Foodservice Excellence

Student Scholarships

Students graduating from Dysart schools are encouraged to apply for a scholarship towards college tuition using the application below.

Dysart Education Foundation Scholarship Application

The Dysart Education Foundation supports learning beyond a student’s K-12 experience. Each applicant may submit one application to be eligible for multiple scholarships administered by DEF.

Applications for the 2022-2023 collegiate school year are currently being accepted! Please review the application instructions and have all documents ready before completing the online form.

The deadline to apply is March 15.


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.

Please mail to:

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

Thank you!