Artists of Promise is an annual gala performance and art exhibition that celebrates and honors the winners of the Maricopa Community Colleges student art, music, dance/choreography, theatre, film and media arts, and creative writing competitions. The event is free and open to the public.
The Maricopa Community Colleges and the Foundation are embarking on a comprehensive campaign to raise up to $50 million over four years to support student success in three areas: Up to $25 million to directly support student success; As much as $15 million to support faculty and staff innovation; Up to $10 million to support community partnerships.
Heroes of Education, sponsored by the Maricopa Community Colleges and the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation, honors those who have a proven personal and professional commitment to supporting students and educational opportunities.Since 2006, these events have raised over $1 million in scholarship funds to support the Maricopa ACE – Achieving a College Education – Programs, Chicanos Por La Causa (CPLC) matching scholarship fund and the general scholarship fund.
The Veteran Success Project is centered on creating a state-wide infrastructure that will support military personnel, veterans, and their families as they transition from active duty to civilian life.
The Maricopa Community Colleges seek to become a national leader in the delivery of higher education opportunities to veterans, and in the comprehensive services designed to optimize veterans’ professional and personal success.