Now accepting college scholarship applications through The Arizona Early Childhood Workforce Registry.  

Application requirements:

  1. Associate Degree in ECE or Related Field with an emphasis on birth through age five, not yet in kindergarten
  2. CDA Assessment Fee

As we approach the beginning of the semester, the approval process will lengthen due to the number of scholars. The scholarship application process can take up to two weeks once all documentation is submitted by the scholar. To apply for a First Things First Scholarship, please login to the Arizona Registry and click on Request Scholarship Assistance.

For more in formation on how to apply, check out our Scholarship Process, watch the animated video below or attend one of our scholarship webinar events.

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Scholarship Outreach And Retention Roundtable (SOARR)

Previous or Current First Things First College Scholarship Recipients are invited to join SOARR, which is a diverse group of rising leaders in the field of early childhood education.

The average wait time for processing your college transcripts is 30 Days. For questions regarding your Registry account, please contact