CTE University Specific Scholarships- The Career and Technical Education (CTE) Scholarships and Tuition Awards are for outstanding CTE students in Utah. The scholarships/awards are sponsored by the Utah State Board of Education (USBE) with funds provided by participating higher education institutions. The award amount varies by institution. Below is the list of participating institutions, the number of scholarships/awards offered, and the amount of the scholarship/award. The following link includes details of each scholarship at each institution. CTE Scholarships Deadline to apply: January 29, 2021.
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 3, 2021.
Profile in Courage Essay Contest - Open to students in grades 9 - 12. Prizes of $10,000, $3,000, $1,000, and $100. The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation invites U.S. high school students to describe and analyze an act of polictical courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1917, the year John F. Kennedy was born.
For contest rules and eligibility: https://www.jfklibrary.org/learn/education/profile-in-courage-essay-contest Deadline: January 17, 2021.
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 recognized 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.
First Degree Scholarship - Full tuition and books covered for up to 4 years! High School Sophomores who will be the first generation in their family to complete a 4-year bachelor's degree are eligible. Applicants must be a resident of Salt Lake County. Additional details and the application are available at https://firstdegreescholarship.org/ Deadline to Apply: January 31, 2021
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 download the application and for additional details, go to UAEOP Judy Anderson Scholarship The recipient of the Judy Anderson Student Scholarship will be eligible to apply for the National AEOP Marion T. Wood Student Scholarship, valued at $1,000.
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.