2018 Scholarship Applications are closed. Results will be announced in early March.
Alisa's Angels will award $5000 scholarships to up to 6 Arizona graduating seniors to help youth who are helping others.
Scholarships in memory of Alisa, who established a legacy of helping and caring for people because she believed "that is what we were put on earth to do”. The scholarships are awarded to youth who demonstrate the same spirit through service to others.
The Alisa’s Angels Foundation embraces inclusiveness, diversity, and equal opportunity as core values. We understand that the community is stronger when the gifts of all people are respected, embraced and maximized.
Rudy Padilla, 2007 recipient
After spending time as a prosecutor with the Pima County Attorney’s Office. Rudy is now with the University of Arizona as a civil rights investigator. Rudy volunteers with several organizations in Tucson providing victim support services and has twice served on the Alisa’s Angels scholarship selection committee. You may also recognize Rudy from the gala, where he is the co-master of ceremony for the evening.
Graduating high school seniors from across Arizona are eligible for the scholarships.
Alisa’s Angels scholarship recipients are working and attending school throughout the nation, from Washington state to Washington DC, Maine to Michigan, Oregon to Orlando.