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U of U Access STEM for Women Scholarship - Valued at $4,500 to cover summer housing and tuition prior to starting Freshman year at the University of Utah.  Open to women interested entering the College of Science, or the College of Engineering at the University of Utah. Application and detailed info can be found at U Access Scholarship

Deadling to apply: March 1, 2020. 

 

TXT180.com Scholarship 

Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.  This scholarship is open to students graduating from high school in 2019. Write a 500-800 word essay on: why you want to go to college and what you are most excited for in the college experience. Minimum GPA of 3.4 and an ACT score of 25 or higher are also required.  For more details and to apply: https://www.txt180.com/scholarship/

Deadline: March 1, 2019

 

Youthlinc Utah Young Humanitarian Award - $5,000, $3,000, and $1,000 scholarships will be awarded for outstanding humanitarian service among youth.  Past winners have given extensive hours to their causes and acted in a leadership role.  The University of Utah has also pledged to match the $5,000 if a winner attends their school, making this scholarship worth up to $10,000.  For more info and to apply, go to youthlinc humanitarian award.  Deadline to apply is March 1, 2020 including the letter of recommendation.

 

Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship Fund (SWC) provides a scholarship each year for a Utah woman attending a four-year college outside Utah. The award is based on scholastic achievement, community involvement as well as personal and professional goals. The application process begins November 1 and ends March 1.

 

For exceptional Utah women only, attending a college or university outside the state of Utah.

Requirements:

·         Must be a resident of Utah at the time of application.

·         Must be a graduate of a Utah high school.

·         Must have a 3.8 or higher GPA (cumulative grade point average), including high school and college courses (if applicable) and high SAT/ACT scores.

·         Must provide proof of acceptance to a four-year college or university located outside the state of Utah.

·         Must demonstrate leadership abilities.

·         Must participate in extra-curricular school activities.

·         Must be involved in community affairs.

 

Note: Financial need is not a consideration.

 Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship Fund Application (Word) - Aug 2017 

Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship Fund Application (PDF) - Aug 2017

 

For questions concerning the application process, please contact the Committee by emailing: PEOUtah.Coda@gmail.com

 

Utah Public Employee Association Scholarship - Mountain America Credit Union has partnered with the Utah Public Employees'Association (UPEA) to offer three scholarships of $1,000 each.  This scholarship is available for those who are both Mountain America and UPEA members or their dependents.  Applicants must live in Utah.  To apply, go to UPEA Scholarship App Deadline: March 1, 2019 by 5 PM.

 

SUU Governor's Honors Academy - Students planning to attend SUU in the fall who have a GPA of 3.75 or higher are eligible to apply to be part of the Governor's Honors Academy, taking place this summer, June 19 - 27th. Participants who attend the entire academy earn 6 credits, as well as a 4-year scholarship upon completion of the academy. Application and details https://www.suu.edu/gha/  Deadline to apply: March 2, 2020

 

Weber State Scholarship - Richard Richards Ethics Scholarship - $1,000 scholarship awarded to multiple students from northern Utah who will be attending Weber State after graduation.  The scholarship awards are based on a 500 word essay, as well as a letter of recommendation and additional application materials.  To learn more and apply, go to https://weber.edu/polsc/Richards_Institute/scholarships.html  Deadline: March 5, 2021

 

Mountain America Scholarship - Mountain America awards $2,000 each to three winners of the Mountain America Scholarship, which is available for Mountain America Credit Union members or their families. One $2,000 scholarship is awarded in each of the following categories: Community Service and Social Service, General and Other Academic Majors, and Business and Communications Majors.
Instructions and applications are available through the link below. Applications must be completed by the student and mailed to Mountain America, postmarked by March 10, 2021. https://www.macu.com/scholarships.

 

BeUTAHful Art Competition - All students in the state of Utah are invited to submit visual art based on the theme “Meet Your Neighbor.” Submissions will be accepted between February 1, 2021 and March 15, 2021. Prizes will be awarded in each of the 4 age-group categories. Students can submit their artwork on our website at www.rideuta.com/studentart. Winning artwork will be featured on the interior of UTA buses, TRAX, and FrontRunner trains from April 2021 - April 2022. This art museum on wheels (and tracks!) is unique to the state of Utah, and offers students a special opportunity to display their talents to people all over the state. Deadline to submit: February 1, 2021 thru March 15, 2021.

 

Men's and Women's Italian American Civic League Scholarship - Awards ranging from $1,000 to $4,000.  Applicants must be of recent Italian ancestry, be a 2020 graduate of any high school in Utah, and be planning to attend a public or private higher education institution.  Applications and additional details can be found at http://italianamericancivicleague.com/scholarships/   Application Deadline: March, 15, 2020

 

ACLU Youth Activist Scholarship The ACLU of Utah is please to announce its 2019. Four scholarships of $3,500 each Will be awarded..  During 2018, a total of $10,000 was awarded to recipients. To qualify, students must be a high school senior who has demonstrated a strong commitment to civil liberties through activism, plan to attend college as a full-time, degree-seeking student, and have a minimum high school GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.  Interested students must complete a short application, write a 1,000-word essay about their commitment to and work on behalf of civil liberties, submit school transcripts, and two letters of recommendation from non-family references.  For more detailed information and to apply: ACLU Scholarship 2019  Deadline: March 15, 2019.

 

Sparkling Ice Flavorful Futures Scholarship - Sparkling 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: March 16, 2021

 

Young Entrepreneur Scholarship - The Young Entrepreneur Scholarship was created to support and inspire our future innovators and creators. This scholarship is for kids and teens (10 to 18) who are interested in entrepreneurship and have shown they aren’t afraid to innovate.

Scholarship Requirements:

1. Must be currently running your own business. You need to have regular customers or be consistently working on your business and making some money.

“I did a lemonade stand once, does that count?” No. For a lemonade stand to qualify you would need to show that you do a regular lemonade service (i.e. every Saturday for the last three months).

If you have a Youtube channel, you need to have published videos consistently for a couple months at least. We are looking to help kids and teens who are serious about running their own business.

If you don’t have a current business, don’t worry! This is the perfect time to start! Then come back to the application in a few months. You can find tons of resources and ideas at Howtomakemoneyasakid.com. We will be happy to consider your application once you have your own business up and running.

2. Must be between the ages of 10 and 18 years old.
3. Must have parent or guardian permission.
4. Must complete the entire scholarship application.

To learn more and to apply, go to: http://www.howtomakemoneyasakid.com/scholarship/.  Deadline:  March 26, 2018.

 

Hunt Electric Merit Scholarship - Hunt Electric will award 4 years, full tuition and books scholarship for an Electrical Apprenticeship Training program.  The recipient will also receive full-time employment, wages and benefits while completing the 8,000 hour apprenticeship.  Links for details and the application are included.  Deadline: March 31, 2019.

Young American Creative Patriotic Art Award - Open to 9th-12th grade students.  Scholarships ranging from $500 to $15,000.  For complete rules, eligibility, and application go to Application and rules.  Entry Form Submission Deadline: March 31, 2019
 
UTA “My BeUTAHful Community” Student Art Competition
We are also excited to announce the first year of the new, K-12 student art competition. All students in the state of Utah are invited to submit visual art based on the theme “Meet Your Neighbor.” Submissions will be accepted between February 1, 2021 and March 15, 2021. Students can submit their artwork on our website at www.rideuta.com/studentart
 
Artwork will be judged in four age categories: Kindergarten – 2nd grade; 3rd – 6th grad; 7th – 9th grade; and 10th – 12th grade. The judging panel will be made up of UTA employees, community partners, and art experts from around the state.
 
Three winners from each age category will win a $50 gift card, and one $100 “Best in Show” winner will be selected from the entire applicant pool.
 
Winning artwork will be featured on the interior of UTA buses, TRAX, and FrontRunner trains from April 2021 – April 2022. This art museum on wheels (and tracks!) is unique in the state of Utah, and offers students a special opportunity to display their talents to people all over the state. 
 
Betsy Wiscombe Educational Scholarship - This $500 music scholarship is available to high school seniors with a background in piano. Application requirements include a short essay, high school transcripts, a piano performance recording, and two references. To apply, go to Utah Music Foundation Deadline: March 31, 2021
 

ALANA COPE EATON EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP - Scholarship Details: This college scholarship is available to high school seniors with a background in piano. Preference will be given to students attending Box Elder High School in Brigham City, Utah. Application Requirements: one short essay, copy of high school transcripts, piano performance recording, and two references. Application Deadline: March 31, 2021, Scholarship Amount: $500. Utah Music Foundation

CLAUDIA BIGLER EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP - Scholarship Details: This college scholarship is available to high school seniors with a background in choir and/or vocal performance. Preference will be given to students attending Box Elder High School in Brigham City, Utah. Application Requirements: one short essay, copy of high school transcripts, and two references. Application Deadline: March 31, 2021, Scholarship Amount: $500. Utah Music Foundation