Attorney Charlie Naegle has been serving the East Valley for over a decade and has established a reputation as a relentless community advocate.

A native of Arizona and the East Valley, Mr. Naegle has always had a sense of pride for his community and the schools that laid the foundation for his career.

Charlie and the team at Brown, Naegle, Crider and Jensen LLC have started a scholarship program as a way to give back to the community where he is now raising a family. The goal of the program is to assist eligible applicants in furthering their educational goals.

Who Can Apply

The Brown, Naegle, Crider & Jensen Community Scholarship is open to high school or college students of any major.

To be eligible for the 2018/2019 awards, high school students must be on track to graduate by May 2018 and college students must show current or future enrollment in a degree program at the time of application. All applicants must reside in the state of Arizona. The scholarship can be used for tuition, housing, school supplies or student transportation costs.

How To Apply

When applying for the Brown, Naegle, Crider & Jensen Community Scholarship, you must submit the following information:

  • Name
  • Email address and phone number
  • Enrolled school
  • Estimated graduation date
  • Explanation of academic and professional pursuits
  • Activities and community involvement
  • Employment History
  • Essay

Honor pledge stating the work being submitted is your own and accurate.

The essay must be 500 words in response to the following prompt:

A group of your classmates were recently involved in a deadly car crash. Police say all three students in the car had a blood alcohol level that was over the legal limit and a woman passed away after being hit head-on by the vehicle driven by your classmates. What can you, along with your community, do to get the message across that drinking and driving kills?
Send us your submission using the form on this page.
Students must submit entries by: May 5th, 2018 to be considered for the award given in May 2018
Students must submit entries by: December 31st, 2018 to be considered for the award given in January 2019

Entries received prior to the May 5th deadline will not be considered again for the December 31st deadline. Eligible students can enter again with a revised essay. Previous award recipients are not eligible for future awards.

Award Amount

One gift of $500 will be awarded May 2018

One gift of $500 will be awarded January 2019

Selection Process and Notification

The Brown, Naegle, Crider & Jensen Community Scholarship Committee will review each application and notify the winning student of their award by telephone and email.


If you have any questions about the scholarship program, please contact us.

Submission Form

Mailing Address

Are you a United States citizen or otherwise authorized to work or attend school in the United States?


Upload Essay (500 Words)

Upload Transcript/Proof of Enrollment

Upload Explanation of Pursuits

Upload Employment History

I hereby certify that all information I have provided in this form and attached materials is true, correct, and complete.