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Russell Public Scholarship

2024 Deadline: 04/16/2024.   Applications must be turned in to Mr. Sean Haynes in the Counseling Office.

The Russell Public Scholarship

In 2012, Russell Public Communications established the Russell Public Scholarship to provide educational enrichment opportunities for Sahuaro High School alumni. A minimum of one, non-renewable $1,000 scholarship will be awarded each year, and the funds may be applied to any accredited college or university in the United States. Preference will be given to applicants pursuing a 4-year degree in political science, public administration, communications or journalism.

To be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must be seniors at Sahuaro High School in Tucson, Arizona, and citizens or permanent residents of the United States. Applicants must also completely fill out the application, submit a current and sealed copy of their high school transcripts and submit all required materials by 5:00 pm on April 1.

Application materials, submission instructions and additional information can be found at

Matt Russell, president and CEO of Russell Public Communications, is a 1985 graduate of Sahuaro High School.