Providing scholarships and loans to Arizona students since 1954.
For more than 60 years, the Dougherty Foundation has supported Arizona students attending 2 year and 4 year colleges with scholarships and loans. Created in 1954 by MJG and Bess Dougherty, funds are awarded every year at partner college and universities across the state.
For Arizona students with financial need
How to Apply
Founders MJG and Bess Dougherty were influential in the history of the Valley of the Sun. Learn more about their story.
The Dougherty Foundation is led by a five member Board of Directors that guide the grantmaking and programs.
Scholarship and Loan Criteria:
Support a Student