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Roth Family Foundation

"Make Waves" Scholarship Application

"Make Waves" at First Place!

First Place AZ is excited to offer a two-year scholarship worth $50,000 to an incoming participant who is starting the program for the 2018-19 academic year. The “Make Waves” scholarship has been created by the Roth Family Foundation to assist qualified participants with financial support to attend the First Place Transition Academy, helping them to gradually transition to more independent living as productive and happy members of the community.

The award will be distributed in equal monthly installments. The recipient must:

  • Be enrolled in good standing in the First Place Transition Academy.
  • Commit to attending classes in the program and to making progress toward graduation.
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.50 during each academic year at GateWay Community College.