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Northrop Grumman Engineering Scholarship - Northrop Grumman Mission Systems has established a scholarship program to assist high school seniors from sponsoring locations who plan to continue their education in an engineering program at a four-year college or university school of engineering. Renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited four-year college or university in an approved engineering, computer science, mathematics, or physics program. Print the brochure.The program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability or national origin.  To learn more and to apply, visit: http://www.northropgrumman.com/corporateresponsibility/community/pages/engineeringscholars.aspx Deadline: February 4, 2018.
 
SLCC Teacher Recruitment Scholarship - Teacher Recruitment Scholars start their post-secondary education at Salt Lake Community College.• Scholars enroll in a seminar class to support their transition to college. • Scholars receive support through individual advising, mentoring and tutoring. • Scholars earn an Associate’s degree in Education. Upon completion of the Associate’s degree, Teacher Recruitment Scholars transfer to the University of Utah to earn a Bachelor’s degree in education and licensure. • Scholars participate in the “Just for U” Transfer Bridge Program to support their transition from the community college to the University of Utah. What does the scholarship cover? •U p to $500 per semester from your school district for fees, books and supplies (four semester minimum with continuation depending on funding). • Approximately $3000 per year in tuition waivers from Salt Lake Community College for a maximum of two years. • Pending available funding, GPA requirements, and academic coursework toward licensure, qualified individuals will be eligible for approximately $5000 per year through internships and/or scholarships for a maximum of two years at the University of Utah College of Education.  Application opens November 15, 2017 and closes on February 1, 2018.  Go to: http://www.slcc.edu/scholarships/ to apply.
 
CTE Scholarships - CTE Scholarships and Tuition Awards are for outstanding Career and Technical Education (CTE) students. The awards cover up to one year of tuition. Eligible applicants have a 1:2 odds of receiving an award. Would you spend four to five hours compiling a portfolio to receive well over $1,500? That's the reality of students applying for the over 100 CTE scholarships and tuition awards.  Learn more and gain access to the application by visiting this site: https://schools.utah.gov/cte/resources/scholarshipsawards.  Deadline:  February 5, 2018.
 
I/M Flash CTE Scholarship Program - I/M Flash is proud to support students who are crazy about science, technology, engineering, and math because those are the things we are crazy about, too.With the costs of education on the rise, every little bit helps, and we would like to offer several lucky students the opportunity to receive a one-time $1000 scholarship.  Learn about the scholarship guidelines and download the application at: http://imflash.com/scholarships. Deadline:  February 5, 2018.
 

Larry H. and Gayle Miller Enrichment Scholarship (University of Utah) - Eligible students are those with demonstrated financial need as determined by the FAFSA during the time of initial application. Students not eligible to complete the FAFSA should contact Hayley Shipton at (801) 581-8676 or hshipton@sa.utah.edu for more information. Whenever possible, students will be selected from applicants whose ethnic background is under-represented in higher education in Utah and those who are first generation college students. In the event that no students qualify for the award on that basis, the scholarship may be awarded to other students whose cultural background or life experiences demonstrate an affiliation with or an understanding of a diverse background, and who will contribute to an educationally diverse environment at the University of Utah. A primary goal of the scholarship is to integrate students with campus life through volunteer community/leadership service. The Miller Enrichment Scholarship award may include any or all of the following benefits:
Full Tuition and Fees (for undergraduate Utah residents)up to 15 credit hours per semester
On-Campus Room and Board (equivalent to a double occupancy room and 18 meals per week)
Textbook Allowance ($300 per semester)

This scholarship is renewable for up to ten semesters for new freshmen; eight semesters for sophomores; six semesters for juniors; and four semesters for seniors. To renew this award, students must qualify annually by maintaining satisfactory academic achievement and make acceptable progress toward a Bachelor’s degree and abide by the University of Utah, Student Code of Conduct. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be:
Admitted to the University of Utah as a matriculated undergraduate student
Eligible for Utah residency status for the academic year for which they are applying
Able to demonstrate financial need

To learn more and to apply, go to: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/1463.  Deadline:  February 9, 2018.

 
University of Utah First Ascent Scholars Program/Scholarship - The First Ascent Scholarship provides the opportunity for incoming college freshmen to engage in all college has to offer. Scholarship funds cover unmet financial need, room and board, fees, health insurance (if needed), tutoring costs, travel and more, to help scholars focus on achieving their academic best.

Program Requirements

First Ascent Scholars must:

  • Monthly engagement with the First Ascent Scholars team
  • Participation in First Ascent Scholars events, including: travel, speaker series and team-building
  • Mandatory volunteer work in a school or other educational setting
  • Two years of on-campus residency
  • Maintain a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester
  • Maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA
  • Attend the annual Scholarship Luncheon
  • Collaborate with a mentor
To qualify:
  • Be a current high-school senior  
  • Have applied or will apply to the University of Utah (scholarships will only be awarded to students admitted to the University of Utah)
  • Demonstrate an interest in business
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Show significant financial need to attend college
To learn more and to apply, go to: https://eccles.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6PwldibVTa7pbMx.  Deadline:  February 15, 2018.
 
Sparkling Ice Flavorful Futures ScholarshipSparkling Ice® is awarding FIVE $5,000 scholarships to eligible high school seniors who are planning their bright and colorful futures.  Eligible applications will be evaluated based on academic achievement and the creativity of their application, which should showcase what makes them who they are and how they want to contribute to their gifts through education.  For full requirements and to apply, go to www.flavorfulfutures.com  Deadline to apply: February 15, 2019
 
BYU Geology George H. Hansen Scholarship - Deadline February 15, 2018. 

 To Apply:

 

Criteria:

  • Be a graduating high school senior
  • Enroll as a geology or earth and space science education major
  • Continue in one of these majors according to a progressive program
  • Maintain at least a 3.3 grade-point average