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Scholarship Applications Now Open!
 
The Combs Education Foundation supports educational opportunities for students through the provision of several student scholarships to Combs High School seniors. The application cycle is now open. The deadline for applications to be submitted is Friday, March 27, 2020.
 
Applicants will be notified by April 10, 2020 of their selection, and awardees will be invited to attend Awards Night on April 30, 2020 at the Combs Performing Arts Center.
 
Scholarship funds will be distributed directly to the institution upon proof of registration submitted by the awardee.
 
Click the arrow next to each scholarship name for requirements and application link.
 
Banner Ironwood Medical Staff Scholarship
 
The Banner Ironwood Medical Staff Scholarship was established in 2018 in memory of Dr. Debra Jamison, a physician colleague, who had a passion for teaching medical students and who devoted her career to elevating the medical profession.  The scholarship is awarded to students pursuing a degree in health care.
 
 
 
Crossroads Future Community Leader Scholarship
 
The Crossroads Future Community Leader Scholarship was established in 2018.  This scholarship is awarded to a Combs High School Senior who has demonstrated leadership potential by holding leadership positions in school and/or community organizations and demonstrated a commitment to participating in community service. 
 
 
Dr. Jan Langer Scholarship
 
The Dr. Langer Scholarship was established in 2017 to honor former J.O. Combs Unified School District Superintendent, Dr. Jan Langer.  The scholarship is awarded to a Combs High School Senior who has met the following criteria:
 
  • Currently have a 3.0 or above Grade Point Average
  • Be graduating from Combs High School in May 2020 and have attended CHS for more than 2 semesters
  • Be attending an in-state college or university
    * Preference will be given to students indicating an interest in pursuing a degree in the field of education.
 
Kyle Strong Scholarship
 
The Kyle Strong Memorial Scholarship was established in 2019 in honor of Kyle Flake. This scholarship is awarded to a Combs High School Senior who has met the following criteria:
 
  • Currently have a 2.0 or above Grade Point Average
  • Has demonstrated leadership potential through involvement in extracurricular activities such as athletics
  • Has demonstrated strong character attributes such as teamwork, kindness, generosity*
    *Preference will be given to students with involvement or achievement in Wrestling or Football
 
 
Mary Ann Cannella Memorial Scholarship
 
The Mary Ann Cannella Memorial Scholarship was established in 2019 and is awarded to a deserving graduating senior who best exemplifies the characteristics Mary Ann demonstrated while serving the J.O. Combs Unified School District for almost ten years. This scholarship is awarded to a Combs High School Senior who has met the following criteria:
 
  • Financial need for any educational expense
  • A deserving student displaying a commitment to hard work and character
  • Involvement in activities or programs that benefit the school community, such as Coyote Buddies and/or community service
  • Exhibits service and leadership while demonstrating all around excellence
  • Attended Combs High School all four years
    *Preference will be given to students who have been impacted by someone with special needs. or who wish to pursue a career working with special needs populations
 
 
Tyler Hedstrom Memorial Scholarship
 
The Tyler Hedstrom Memorial Scholarship was established in 2018 in honor of Tyler Hedstrom.  The scholarship is awarded to a Combs High School Senior who intends to pursue an advanced degree in Education or Music.
 
 
 
Have issues or questions about the application process?
 

Contact the Combs Education Foundation Executive Director, Kayla Fulmer at (480) 987-5322 or email kfulmer@jocombs.org.

 
  
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