Supporting your journey

In an effort to make postsecondary education more affordable, Aurora Public Schools Foundation provides scholarships to students pursuing higher education. The robust student scholarship program is created through the generosity of individuals, families and organizations throughout our community.

Our 2021 Scholarship Applications closed on April 2, 2021. Please check back on January 7, 2022 to see our 2022 Scholarships available.

Since 2013, we have provided more than $500,000 in scholarships to graduating seniors.

About the Application Process

The application process occurs annually between January and March. Scholarship recipients are typically announced in mid-to-late April. Scholarship awards range from $1,000 – $2,000 per year.

Melanie Agsam is a Vista PEAK Preparatory alumni and current student at the University of Notre Dame! Melanie was the recipient of the 2020 Aurora Public Schools Foundation Scholarship.

Thank you for choosing me, I’m grateful for the opportunity. I’m incredibly proud to be an APS student!

- Melanie Agsam

Our Scholarship Recipients