(Scottsdale, Arizona — September 17, 2022): Keller Williams Arizona Realty presented a $500 scholarship for real estate to Samantha House, a student at Scottsdale Community College. Representatives from Keller Williams Arizona Realty made the presentation during a real estate job fair held at the College’s Business School on Saturday, September 17. Samantha submitted her qualifying application and it was chosen as the winner among several entries by a committee consisting of representatives from both Scottsdale Community College and Keller Williams Arizona Realty.
$500 Scholarship Supports Diversity
David Morse, CEO/Team Leader at Keller Williams Arizona Realty, believes this $500 scholarship offers diversity students a measure of encouragement and assistance in the pursuit of their real estate career. “Keller Williams as a company highly values diversity,” Morse states. “We truly live our belief system, and it promotes equity: opportunities for all. We are excited for Samantha as she continues her journey in real estate education and the real estate industry.”
$500 Scholarship Criteria
The Keller Williams Arizona Realty $500 Scholarship criteria include the following:
- Preference given to a member of an underrepresented group in real estate, such as Indigenous, Hispanic, Black, Other [e.g. person with a disability, LGBTQIA+].
- Financial need, as demonstrated in their essay.
- Qualifies for in-county tuition.
- Enrolled in Scottsdale Community College’s Real Estate: Prelicense Certificate of Completion (CCL) program, which includes REA201 and REA290AH.
- Must be eligible to legally become a licensed real estate agent in Arizona according to Arizona Department of Real Estate regulations located at https://azre.gov/licensees/original-licensing-information.
- Committee gives preference to students who reside in Scottsdale, Tempe, Mesa, Chandler, and Gilbert.
Eligible students can find additional information and apply for the $500 scholarship on the SCC Scholarships webpage located at https://www.scottsdalecc.edu/students/scholarships/scottsdale).
About Scottsdale Community College (https://www.scottsdalecc.edu):
Scottsdale Community College (SCC) is student centered with a focus on active, engaged and intellectually rigorous learning. The College provides high quality, accessible educational opportunities and innovative teaching, learning and support services. SCC serves about 10,000 students a year. The school offers more than 100 degrees and 60 certificates of completion in diverse occupational areas. At only $85 per credit hour, SCC is one of the most affordable colleges in Maricopa County. Additionally, the average class size is only 16 students. Through a partnership with the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, SCC is honored to be the only two-year public higher education institution located on Native American land.
For more information about the college or the $500 scholarship, phone 480-423-6700 or visit www.scottsdalecc.edu.
About Keller Williams Arizona Realty (https://kwarizona.com):
The Keller Williams Arizona Realty real estate team is a full-service REALTOR® group serving buyers, sellers, and investors in Scottsdale, Phoenix, and surrounding areas. With our team model, real estate agents receive timely and efficient service from top producers in the Scottsdale real estate market. Keller Williams Arizona Realty is one of the largest and most successful Keller Williams brokerages in Arizona.
Several of the most successful agents in the nation are on the leadership team at Keller Williams Arizona Realty. Our agents take a technology-driven, customer-focused approach to helping every client buy and sell homes successfully. Together, our team has experience with all types of properties. From single-family homes to condos, new developments and acreages, we are here to put all of our resources and skill sets to work. As a result, we help our clients through the process, every step of the way.
Thomas A. Burke
Keller Williams Arizona Realty