December

Fleet Reserve Association Essay Contest - FRA's Americanism Essay Contest is open to all 7th - 12th graders. Applicants must write a 350-word essay entitled "The Bill of Rights and Me." Local winners will be subsequently forwarded to the regional and national contests for a chance to win a $5,000, $2,500, $1,500 or $1,000 scholarship. Rules, cover sheet, and additional information can be found at www.fra.org/essay.
Deadline to enter is December 1, 2020
 
Comcast Leaders & Achievers Scholarship -Comcast NBCUniversal anticipates awarding over 800 scholarships for the 2019 – 2020 school year. If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,500 award. Furthermore, a select number of awardees will be chosen as recipients of a Founder’s Award. These scholarship winners will receive awards in excess of $2,500. The Comcast Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program recognizes high school seniors for their community service, academic performance and leadership skills. For more information or to apply, go to Comcast Leaders & Achievers
Deadline: December 6, 2019
 
Lynn Jensen Memorial Scholarship - The Lynn Jensen Memorial Scholarship application is now open! The scholarship, worth $1000, is open to any Utah high school senior who plans to attend college. Learn more and apply here: http://www.utschoolcounselor.org/.  Deadline:  December 8, 2018.
 
Footlocker Scholars - In order to be eligible for the Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program, the applicant must:
  • Be entering college in the Fall of 2021 as a Freshman at an accredited four-year institution for an undergraduate degree;

  • Be currently involved in high school sports, intramural sports, or community based sports.

  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0; 

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident (you will be asked to prove citizenship and age if you win); 

  • Not be an employee, officer or director of Foot Locker, Inc., or any of its subsidiaries, or a member of the immediate family of such an employee, officer or director.

  • To lean more and to apply online, go to: Foot Locker Scholar Athletes
Deadline: December 24, 2021
 
Free Speech Essay Contest - One $10,000 first prize, one $5,000 second prize, and three $1,000 runner-up prizes will be awarded for the best essays.  Four $500 winners will also be chosen from the remaining entrants in a drawing.  Current Juniors and Seniors are eligible to participate in FIRE's essay contest.  To enter, students must submit an essay between 800 and 1,000 words on the assigned topic.  For more details and to enter, go to www.thefire.org/contest  
Deadline: December 31, 2020
 
2021 Financial Lieteracy Scholarship
Applicant MUST:
1.  Be a high school student, graduating class of 2021 or 2022, at an accredited Utah school.
2.  Have successfully completed or currently be enrolled in the General Financial Literacy course or 
equivalent required course.
3.  If selected as a scholarship winner, applicant must show proof that you plan to pursue post
secondary education which includes acceptance letter from an eligible post-secondary institution.

Application requirements:

  1.   Complete online submission form located at www.utahjumpstart.org by December 31, 2021. 
  2.   Submit required video as specified in application criteria (page 2). 
  3.   Submit post-secondary institution acceptance letter OR document indicating student has completed the application process and is being considered for admission.
  4.   Submit your video using the application form on utahjumpstart.org/scholarship by 

NO later than midnight on December 31, 2021.

 

“No Sweat” Scholarship
Amount: $2,500
Number of awards: 1
Due Date: December 31st  2021
Application Process: Apply on the above URL. Free application.
 
Easy Application
Need-Based: NO
Minimum GPA required: NO
Essay Required: NO
Award sent to Direct to Student
 
ARRL Foundation Scholarships The ARRL Foundation will award more than 80 scholarships, ranging from $500 - $5,000 for active radio amateurs planning to pursue post-secondary education in the 2019-2020 academic school year.  For information on individual scholarships, go to Scholarship Descriptions  To apply online, online application. Deadline: December 31, 2021