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Other Scholarships

Other Scholarship Opportunities

DR. WILLIAM WADDELL – This scholarship is given annually to one or more teachers within the Safford Unified School District. Dr. Waddell, a SHS graduate of 1936, was the visionary behind forming the SHS Scholarship Foundation and funded this scholarship. Through the William Waddell fund the Safford High School Scholarship and Educational Foundation annually provides funds to assist teachers within the Safford Unified School District. Applications are due April 1st of each calendar year. If you have questions send your question via email to: 

DR. Wiliam Waddell Teacher Scholarship Forms

Teacher Scholarship Form

Use this form to apply for the DR. WADDELL’S “TEACHER DEVELOPMENT SCHOLARSHIP” project, class or program sponsored by the SHS EDUCATION AND SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION.

Rubric for Teacher Scholarship

Additional Scholarship Information

The following funds are not completed so no scholarships are awarded at this time. When these funds reach our prescribed funding level, we will award scholarships from them.  

DONALD HOPKINS – Donald Hopkins, a 1972 SHS graduate, has served the SHS Scholarship Foundation for years. His expertise with financial and investment matters are invaluable to the Foundation. He started this fund out of his interest in providing young people the opportunity to better themselves.

CLASS OF 1977 – Members of the SHS Class of 1977 are contributing Funds for this scholarship.

CLASS OF 1979 - Members of the SHS Class of 1979 are contributing funds for this scholarship.

ALTON MONTIERTH - This scholarship has been started by the family of Mr. Montierth as a memorial to his service to youth. Mr. Montierth taught in Safford schools for decades.