Pima JTED Foundation offers several scholarships of up to $3000 for graduating seniors who will continue their career education at a postsecondary school. These guidelines apply to the following scholarships:

• College and Career Ready Scholarship

• $3000 SME Tucson Chapter

• $1000 Mining Foundation of the Southwest

Student must be a Senior to apply.

(Students who have finished a CTE JTED program earlier may submit an application during their Senior year)

Student must be a concentrator in a Pima JTED (central or satellite program)

Student must have a 3.0 GPA in their CTE program of concentration

Student should demonstrate participation in a CTSO or another community or leadership role

Special consideration may be given for a student’s financial need

All entries must be submitted on or before the April 23, 2021 deadline

Student essays will be reviewed and scored based on:

  • The strength of their message about their CTE or Pima JTED program and their career goals
  • Evidence of their accomplishment and growth as a student in that program
  • Quality of the finished written piece. 

    Note to Students: Be sure to proofread your essay or have a trusted friend read it. Check your spelling and grammar.