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Greater Vail Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship (Deadline: February 1, 2017)

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Who Can Apply:

  1. Applicant must be a current Senior in good standing enrolled in the Vail Unified School District.
  2. Weighted consideration will be given to applicants who best demonstrate a history of pursuing their passion while in high school and have a well thought out plan to achieve the necessary post high school education to reach their professional goals.
  3. Weighted consideration will be given to letters demonstrating excellent grammar and the ability to express themselves.
  4. Consideration will only be given to applicants who have plans to attend an accredited post high school institution in the state of Arizona but it need not be a college or university.
  5. Weighted consideration will be given to students who plan to work in the Greater Vail Area upon completion of their post high school coursework.
  6. The $2000 scholarship is in memory of Pete Inks and will have weighted consideration given to students who have demonstrated community involvement and volunteer commitments.


  1. Students must fill out the attached application form.
  2. Students must submit a one-page essay describing their pursuit of a future career path, the next steps they plan on taking toward their success in that field, and how the assistance will impact their plans.
  3. Students must submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher/mentor who has a connection with the student’s current activities.
  4. Students must submit a copy of their resume.

Deadline: February 1, 2017

Amount: $2,000

Learn More: http://greatervailchamber.com/content.php?page=GVACC_Scholarship_Fund