title-imageWelcome to APS!

Association of Professionals and Students

We are the Arizona chapter located here in Phoenix, AZ. APS is a recognized nonprofit organization with the 501(c)(3) classification granted by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) of the United States. Our motto is "My Profession at the Service of my Community", which reflects our commitment to using our knowledge and skills for the benefit of the community we serve.

At APS, we promote higher education among underprivileged students with the valuable assistance of volunteer professionals. We firmly believe in empowering the next generation of leaders by providing them with the knowledge and tools needed to access higher education institutions. Our organization is built on the core values of service, justice, and community commitment. We are also dedicated to promoting programs that benefit diverse areas based on our initiatives.

Our Core Values

Foundations of Our Work at APS

Our values are at the core of everything we do. They are the fundamental principles that drive us to actively seek positive change and create a lasting impact in the lives of the people we serve. Our values guide us at every step of our work, from strategic planning to program implementation and interaction with the communities we support.


Using education to help and empower members of disadvantaged communities.


Ensuring that students living in disadvantaged communities have the opportunity to achieve their educational goals.


Demonstrating commitment, respect, and loyalty to disadvantaged communities through our work as a nonprofit organization.


Let's build opportunities together.

At APS, we offer a variety of programs designed to address different areas of need in our community.


We transform lives with scholarships and college readiness for underprivileged students!

Small Business

We passionately support aspiring local entrepreneurs to make their business dreams come true!

Performing Arts

We promote and celebrate culture, supporting talented performing artists in our vibrant community!

Civic Engagerient

We assist migrants and immigrants on their path to citizenship, strengthening our community!