The 2019 scholarship application will be available in August 2018. Applications will be due in early February. Check back in early August for more details.
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.
Elisa Loya Gill
Pima Community College,
Northern Arizona University
Elisa attended graduated from Tucson High with support from Youth on Their Own. She learned at a young age to set goals and work hard to achieve them. Despite her own challenges, Elisa helped her family and contributed to her community throughout high school.
Elisa earned her associates degree in nursing through Pima Community College in Tucson, AZ. She continued her education, earning her BSN through Northern Arizona University.
Elisa is a registered nurse working at St Joseph's Hospital in Tucson. Patient care and the telemetry unit are her passions. Elisa plans to continue her education and become a nurse practitioner.
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.