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Nina Mason Pulliam Legacy Scholars Program

Nina Mason Pulliam Legacy Scholars Program

The Nina Scholars program is available to students attending the Maricopa County Community Colleges. This program provides a unique opportunity where students from disadvantaged backgrounds can obtain the resources and financial support needed to successfully complete their college education.   

The qualifications for this scholarship are as follows:
Program Benefits
1. Full tuition and fees up to four years
2. Reimbursement of book costs
3. $3,200 annual living stipend
4. Assigned campus Academic Mentor
5. Participation in student success workshops
6. Opportunity to transfer from Maricopa Nina to ASU Nina Scholars Program

Available to individuals who meet at least one of the following criteria:
*Student enrolled at a Maricopa County Community College
*Students who have (a) dependent(s) in their household
*Students with a physical disability
*Students who have experienced foster care and are responsible for their own financial support
*Students who have disconnected from their parents or primary caregiver and are responsible for their own financial support

Applicants must also meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be working toward their first college degree
  • Be a United States citizen and resident of the state of Arizona
  • Demonstrate financial need, as determined by FAFSA
  • Have previously completed no more than 24 college-level credits

For additional information please send an email to

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