Sphinx Educational Fund

Honoring Students in Arizona

Recognizing luminaries in education, civil and equal rights.

Honoring the legacy of Justice Thurgood Marshall

Supporting Post Secondary Education







Community Service




Thank You for Your Support of the 13th Annual Sphinx Educational Fund Brunch

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund and Sphinx Educational Fund (SEF) expresses our gratitude to our attendees and sponsors for your support of the 13th Annual Sphinx Educational Fund and Thurgood Marshall College Fund Brunch on September 24, 2016. Our event raised thousands of dollars in scholarship funds for deserving youth and assist college-bound Maricopa County high school juniors and seniors with achieving their goal of a college education. Stay tuned for updates on our 2017 Brunch!

Apply for the 2017 Sphinx Educational Fund Scholarship

The Sphinx Educational Fund is proud to continue our annual tradition of honoring deserving students here in Arizona with the Dr. Eugene & Thomasena Grigsby Scholarship. We encourage High School graduates with a 2.5 GPA in Maricopa County to apply for this scholarship. The submission deadline for the 2017 Dr. Eugene & Thomasena Grigsby Scholarship is May 1, 2017.

Click Here to apply today!

Join Us at the AZ Men's Health and Wellness Expo on February 25

AZ Men's Health and Wellness ExpoThis year's AZ Men's Health and Wellness Expo will be held on February 25 at the Mayo Clinic Hospital, located at 5777 E. Mayo Blvd from 8:00a to 4:30p.

The Expo is FREE for attendees and continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to participants during the course of the event.

Participants will have a chance to connect with physicians, and health and wellness experts across a variety of topics. Each session is followed by a Question & Answer session during which participants will have a chance to ask the types of questions that men need to know in understanding their bodies, reducing risk factors, nutrition and general individual health overall.

There are sponsorship opportunities for individuals, businesses, corporations and organizations that are interested in supporting this educational event.

All proceeds will go toward the support of education awareness and men's health issues.

Register Here