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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

 

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

 

The Utah High School Entrepreneur Challenge - Do you want to explore innovative and creative entrepreneurship? Are you filled with problem-solving ideas? Do you want to win cash and scholarship prizes? The High School Utah Entrepreneur Challenge (HSUEC) encourages high school students to explore innovation and entrepreneurship, and teams can win over $20,000 in cash and scholarship prizes! HSUEC is the high school version of the Utah Entrepreneur Challenge, one of the largest collegiate competitions in the country. Utah is known for its entrepreneurial spirit, and we believe some of the best ideas come from teens like you! All high school students (or those ages 14-18) throughout Utah are encouraged to compete.  Learn more and apply here: http://lassonde.utah.edu/hsuec.  Deadline:  March 1, 2018.

 

ISSA Foundation Scholarship - This scholarship opportunity is only open to Jordan School District employees and their families.  Award amount is not specified.  Click here for more information and to access the application:  http://jam.jordandistrict.org/2017/12/scholarship-opportunity-for-jsd-employees-and-their-families/.  Deadline: March 1, 2018.

 

T.H. Bell Teaching Scholarship/Incentive Loan - The Teaching Incentive Loan is funded by the Utah State Legislature and is administered by the State Board of Regents. The Utah State Board of Education receives and assesses applications from senior students from any high school in the state of Utah. Recipients are required to pursue an educator preparation program, obtain educator licensing, and then teach in Utah public schools for a period equal to the time they received assistance. The TILP consists of a waiver covering up to the cost of tuition and fees at Utah Institutions of Higher Education offering approved teacher preparation programs. TILP is to be used fora period not exceeding 8 semesters. To learn more and to apply, go to: https://www.schools.utah.gov/curr/educatoreffectiveness?mid=1050&aid=3.  Deadline: March 2, 2018.

 

CTE Video Contest - Check out this contest that is open to juniors and seniors at the JATC:

 

Who:  The contest is open to secondary CTE students. Students can enter individually or as a group.

What:  Create a short video (90 seconds to 3 minutes) highlight what you are learning in your CTE classes, CTSOs, work-based learning experience, CTE Internships, or in CTE concurrent enrollment classes.

When:  Entries accepted NOW through Monday, March 5, 2018.

Why:  Videos will be featured on the Utah CTE webpage and via social media to promote CTE programs throughout Utah.

How:  Upload your video to YouTube and submit the URL to UtahCTE@schools.utah.gov. Contest rules and guidelines are located here.

Prize: Each entry (school and/or student) will receive a framed certificate. The prizes to be awarded to the top videos will be announced in February.

Entries Due:  Monday March 5, 2018.

 

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.
Submission Deadline March 31, 2018