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Foundation Happenings Spring 2019

The AWC Foundation is committed to helping students reach their career goals through collaborative contributions, scholarships, and grants. 

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United Way of Yuma County awar...

Funds to strengthen Arizona Western College’s middle and high school partnership programs Yuma, AZ (July 16, 2019) – The Arizona Western College Foundation was recently awarded a $10,000 grant from United Way of Yuma County as part of the Math Matters Project. The grant dollars will be...

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Hall of Fame Nominations

2018 AWC Hall of Fame Award No...

Arizona Western College is seeking nominations to the 2018 AWC Hall of Fame. Installed in 2013, the AWC Hall of Fame currently has 8 honorees, including our 2017 inductees, Bengie Molina and Lynne Pancrazi. Nominees will have made a significant contribution to the mission of the college, or...

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GM Foundation Donates $5000 to...

May 12, 2017, General Motors Desert Proving Grounds officially presented the AWC Foundation with another $5000 donation that is funded through the GM Foundation Plant City Grant.  The Edgar Mendoza GM Foundation Scholarship was set up in memory of former GM employee and AWC graduate, Edgar...

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Dr. George Montopoli inducted...

AWC Professor Emeritus Dr. George Montopoli has spent his career working to make the world around him better. Montopoli spent 19 years on the faculty of AWC, and 13 years as adjunct professor with NAU-Yuma. He taught a wide range of subjects to thousands of students, including statistics, calculus...

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