Scholarship and Grant Information

AAGT offers many opportunities to give back to the community in the way of grants and scholarships. Below is a list of scholarships with specific directions and deadlines for students and teachers.  

To apply: click on the type of application in the third column and complete the online form. Thank you for your application. 





Student Enrichment Scholarship 

Purpose: To supplement tuition for students in kindergarten through grade 12 to attend enrichment activities. The scholarship funds 90% of tuition up to $200 for 40 students per year.   A current AAGT member must sponsor the student.

Summer Deadline: Submit application by May 15; receive a response by June 15
Spring Deadline: Submit application by October 20; receive a response by November 20.

Student Enrichment Scholarship Application


Academic  Competition Scholarship

Purpose:  To provide funds for student teams to travel to academic competitions(scholarships are not available for registration fees).  Teams apply by submitting a paragraph, up to 250 words explaining why they participate and what they hope to gain.  The team must have a member from AAGT sponsor their application.  Teams of 2-5 members can receive up to $250.00.  Teams of 5-10 can receive up to $500.  Larger teams will be reviewed on a case by case basis. 4 students will be sponsored per year.

Academic Competition Scholarship Application 


NAGC Conference Scholarship

Purpose: To partially fund attendance for parents and/or students to NAGC’s Parent Day and Kids’ Program on Saturday, November 14, 2015.

More information available here


Teacher NAGC Conference Scholarship

Purpose: To fund six teachers and/or administrators’ conference fees.  Applicants complete a 500 word personal statement describing why they wish to attend and how they will use their knowledge.  A letter of support from administrator must be included in the applicants.  Two of the six scholarships will go to Title 1 schools.

Teacher NAGC Conference Scholarship Application


Teacher Scholarships 

Purpose: To fund classroom projects and/or activities that align with the Arizona Association Gifted and Talent’s vision. The grant amount is funded up to $500 to current AAGT members who are teaching in a K-12 public, private, or charter school. Two grants per year will be funded.

Fall Grant: Submit application by October 31; receive a response by January 1.

Spring Grant: Submit application by March 1; receive a response by July 1. 

Teacher Scholarships Application 


Teacher Tuition Scholarship

Purpose: To reimburse teachers for tuition toward gifted endorsement courses up to $500 for a lifetime amount. Up to four scholarships will be granted each year.  Applicant must be a current member of AAGT.  The applications are accepted any time of year. Responses will be received approximately 3 weeks following submission of an application.


Teacher Tuition Scholarship Application 



Teacher Conference Grant

Purpose: To fund first time attendees to the AAGT Annual Conference. Up to 20 scholarships will be issued for a one-day attendance at the annual conference.  Applicants must be a current member of AAGT.  

Deadline: Submit application by December 1; receive a response by December 15.

 Teacher Tuition Scholarship Application