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GE-Regan Foundation Scholarship Program - Honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.

Each year, the Program selects numerous recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship renewable for up to an additional three years – up to $40,000 total per recipient. Awards are for undergraduate study and may be used for education-related expenses, including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room, and board. In addition, Scholars are invited to participate in a special awards program and receive ongoing leadership-development support.  This scholarship is for seniors only.  To learn more about other edibility requirements and to apply online, go to: https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/.  Deadline: January 4, 2018.

 

 Drive Smart $10,00 Digital Short Contest - Teens, create digital shorts to help educate your peers about the dangers of driving distracted. In addition to helping your friends and others to stay safe on the road, you'll earn a chance to win $10,000.00!  Learn more and apply at: https://drivesmartnow.com/.  Deadline:  January 6. 2019.

 

Congressional Art  Competition - Each spring, the Congressional Institute sponsors a nationwide high school visual art competition to recognize and encourage artistic talent in the nation an din each congressional district.  Students submit entries to their representative's office, and panels of district artists select the winning entries.  Winners are reognized both in their district and at an annual awards ceremony in Washington D.C.  The winning works are display for one year the U.S. Capitol. To participate, entries must be submitted to the Utah All-State High School Art Show at the Springville Museum of Art.  You can contact them at 801-489-2727.  For more information about the congressional competition process, visit Congressional Art Competition.  

 

ACLU Youth Activist ScholarshipThe ACLU of Utah is pleased to announce its 2018 Youth Activist Scholarship program. This year, for the first time, they are offering two $3,000 and two $2,000 awards – for a total of $10,000 in scholarships. The winners will be selected by a committee of educators and community leaders based upon the merit of their activism and community involvement and will be honored at our 60th Anniversary Celebration in May. Past scholarship recipients were chosen for advocating on behalf of civil liberties issues including: racial justice, ending the school-to-prison pipeline, the rights of students with disabilities, the rights of LGBTQ students, comprehensive sex education, freedom of religion, immigrants' rights, freedom of expression, and equality for all. For more information about the ACLU of Utah's scholarship program and to watch videos highlighting previous scholarship recipients, visit their website. Their web page also contains application packets that can be downloaded and completed. Website: http://www.acluutah.org/resources/item/559-youth-activist-scholarship.  Deadline:  January 22, 2018.

 

Utah Association of Educational Office Professionals Scholarship - The UAEOP Judy Anderson Student Scholarship is designed to assist business education students who wish to continue their education and pursue office related careers, preferably in the educational field.  The scholarship is valued at $500.  To learn more and to apply, go to: http://uaeop.weebly.com/student-scholarship.html.  Deadline: January 31, 2018.

 

ARRL Foundation Scholarships - The AARL 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. Applications must be received by January 31, 2019. Scholarship Descriptions  - for information on individual scholarships.  To Apply - online application.