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Upcoming Scholarships – Mrs. Morgan’s Scholarship Page

February

Utah Professional Athlete Foundation Scholarship

Due:  February 2

Amount:  $3,000

The PAF Chapter Student Scholarship is designed for high school athletes with intentions to attend a 2-year or 4-year college/university. The scholarship rewards high school athletes for their non-athletic achievements and assist them in achieving their academic career goals. Students are not required to compete in collegiate athletics to receive this scholarship.

Eligibility:

1. Overall High School Grade Point Average of 2.0 or better; 2. Must be a high school senior; 3. Acceptance into a two-year or four-year college or university; 4. Nominated by high school coach; 5. Participated at the varsity level in athletics for at least one year; 6. Has not accepted a full scholarship award or grant (athletic or academic); 7. Is not the son or daughter of current or former NFL Player.

Criteria for Evaluation:

1. Career goals; 2. Nomination by coach; 3. Academic achievement; 4. Potential for success; 5. Leadership and character; 6. Indication of how athletic competition has aided in personal growth.

Nomination Materials – the following materials must be provided to the Scholarship Committee:

1. Application completed by student; 2. Essay provided by student 500-700 words; 3. High school transcript; 4. Coach’s nomination form and nomination letter.

Instructions:

1. The application must be filled out by the student applicant. Please print or type. 2. All requirements must be met and all information complete for an application to be considered. 3. The complete application should be sent to the NFLPA Former Player chapter’s scholarship chairman only.

Nomination materials should be forwarded to – utahpafscholarship@gmail.com

Scholarship deadline is Friday, February 2, 2024

The PAF Scholarship is designed to support one (1) male and (1) female student with a ONE-TIME payment of $3,000.00 scholarship funds. The NFLPA Utah chapter will review and submit their decision to the NFLPA by March 1, 2024. Winning applicants will be informed and awarded by graduation of their 2024 class.

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Utah Name Scholarship

Due:  February 9 (Deadline Extended)

Who Can Apply:  Grades 6 -12

Amount:  $250 – $500

The contest is open to all middle/junior high (grades 6–9) and high school students (grades 10- 12) attending schools in Utah. SUBMISSION DEADLINE All essays must be submitted by Friday, February 9, 2024, at 11:59 pm (MT) via the form found—https://forms.gle/QrycPSudg99hbD3i6 ESSAY GUIDELINES 1. Length: Essays should be between 500-800 words.

2. Format: Submissions should be typed in 12-point Times New Roman font, double- spaced, and submitted in PDF format.

3. Originality: Plagiarism and the use of AI when writing the essay is strictly prohibited. All entries must be the original work of the participant.

ESSAY PROMPTS Please use the information below to answer the 2024 Essay Prompt below. As a middle school/high school student, you have the power to harness your passion for diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in your schools today. As a change-maker, you are also

empowering yourselves to create positive change in the future far outside the walls of your school. What are you and your classmates, teachers, and administrators doing at your school or in your classrooms to educate and promote people coming together to create positive change in our society? Looking into the future, what do you hope to do to encourage others to embrace differences and celebrate diversity, equity and inclusion?

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Mountain America Credit Union Elevate Scholarship

Due:  February 11

Who Can Apply: Seniors

Amount:  $2,500

The Mountain America Foundation will grant scholarships to 120 graduating high school seniors who are pursuing education at accredited colleges, universities and vocational/technical schools. The Elevate Scholarship is designed to support youth who embrace Mountain America’s core values and contribute to their communities.

Applicants will be evaluated on the following criteria:

Scholastic records Character and core values Work ethic and experience Community involvement and contributions Leadership in action

Applications are now open This scholarship is available to students living in Utah, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Arizona and Montana. Scholarship recipients are required to open a Mountain America account before the funds are awarded.

Follow these steps to submit your application:

Click register a new account. Register as Individual. Fill out the information to create your account. Under the Opportunities tab, select View in the Mountain America Elevate Scholarship category.

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Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Due:  February 15

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount:  $500 – $5,000

Scholars are selected based on merit. Award amounts range from $500 – $5,000, based on relative need.

Eligibility Requirements Must be of Hispanic heritage

U.S. citizen, permanent legal resident, or DACA

Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for high school students; minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for college and graduate students

Plan to enroll full-time in an accredited, public or not-for-profit, four-year university, or graduate school, in the US, for the 2024-2025 academic year

Submit the FAFSA or state-based financial aid forms (if applicable)

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BYU Geology George Hansen Scholarship

Due:  February 16

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount: Varies

Be a graduating high school senior – Enroll as a Geology, Environmental Geology, or Earth and Space Science Education major – Continue in one of these majors according to a progressive program – Maintain at least a 3.0 grade-point average – Abide by all BYU standards of conduct – Submit current high school transcripts – Submit two letters of recommendation

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Lounge Lizard Scholarship

Due:  February 18

Who Can Apply: Seniors

Amount:  $1,000

Only open to students attending school in the United States. Applicant must be a student at an accredited school, or be accepted to begin school at an accredited school within 6 months of application. Deadline for Applications: Spring Semester: Applications due by February 18th, 2024

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Vegetarian Scholarship

Due:  February 20

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount:  $5,000

When applying, please include the following: (Use additional paper if necessary.)

Name: Street address: City, State, Zip: Email address: Phone number: Date of birth: Date of expected graduation from high school: Grade average in high school: College(s) applied/accepted to (if known): Anticipated major in college: Parents’ or Guardians’ names: Parents’ or Guardians’ addresses: City, State, Zip: High school principal: Name of one high school teacher: Name of high school: Address of high school: City, State, Zip:

People in the vegetarian movement, if any, who know you (Please include contact information): Extracurricular activities (please describe): Favorite subjects in school: How did you hear about the scholarship? II. Please submit an essay addressing the following: How you promoted vegetarianism in your high school and/or community

Your successes Your challenges What you learned/what you would do different How you expect to promote vegetarianism in college and beyond Your future goals Your strengths Your weaknesses Your “perfect” life in five years Why you should receive this scholarship How you became vegetarian and why you are vegetarian How you define vegetarian Why vegetarianism is important to you What else is important to you

What vegetarian foods you would recommend to a non-vegetarian What restaurants you would recommend to a non-vegetarian III. Please also attach: A copy of your transcripts or report cards for the past two years. (An official copy is not necessary. Photocopies of your report cards will suffice.) Three or more recommendation letters (including at least one teacher). Any documentation related to your promotion of vegetarianism in high school and/or community including photographs, newspaper stories, etc.

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Joseph James Morelli Legacy Foundation Dyslexic & Stem Scholarship

Due:  February 25

Who Can Apply: Seniors

Amount:  $500 – $2,500

Applicants must be either a high school student or a high school graduate Applicants must be attending an accredited undergraduate school, technical school, or community college in the United States in the Fall. Graduate students are not eligible. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in STEM field (science, technology, engineering, math) Applicants must have a demonstrated learning challenge (disability) of dyslexia or similar reading and/or language-based disability. Dyscalculia, dysgraphia, ADHD, or autism alone do not qualify. Resources Required For Completing The Application Personal email address (not a school email address) Documentation of your learning challenge such as a 504, IEP or one-page letter from a teacher or counselor (new applicants only) Most recent transcript, showing the previous term’s classes; official or unofficial Recommendation letter from a teacher, counselor, other school personnel, or reading specialist, who knows you well and can speak to your challenges and successes relative to your learning challenge. (If someone needs to upload the letter of recommendation on your behalf, be sure to allow enough time for that.)

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American Freedom Festival Essay Contest

Due:  February 26

Who Can Apply:  K-12  grades

Amount:  $500

The Freedom Festival Essay Contest is open to ALL Students in grades K-12, whether in traditional public schools, public chartered schools, private schools, or home schools.

Grade 10-12: Win up to $500.00 Grade 7-9: Win up to $200.00 Grade 4-6: Win up to $100.00 Grade K-3: Win up to $75.00.

The Freedom Festival Essay Contest is open to ALL Students in grades K-12, whether in traditional public schools, public chartered schools, private schools, or home schools. All entries must be received no later than Feb 26. All submitted essays must include a completed Contest Entry. No personal or identifying information may appear on the essay itself. (No names, grades, teachers’ names or school names on the essays.) Winners will be notified by email when judging is completed. Original essays will not be returned.

Judging Criteria:  Entries are judged on a student’s exposition of the theme, depth of insight, writing skill and sincerity of tone. Suggested essay length is two pages (typing is optional). A submitted essay must be the student’s own work.

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Common App Scholarship

Due:  February 29

Who Can Apply:  Juniors and Seniors

Amount:  $2,000

Be in Grade 11 or Grade 12

B) Be attending college or university no later than October 1, 2025.

C) Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year.

D) Answer ONE of the essay prompts found below.

Below is the full set of Common App essay prompts for 2023-2024:

Choose one topic below and write an essay that is under 700 Words

Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story.

The lessons we take from obstacles we encounter can be fundamental to later success. Recount a time when you faced a challenge, setback, or failure. How did it affect you, and what did you learn from the experience?

Reflect on a time when you questioned or challenged a belief or idea. What prompted your thinking? What was the outcome?

Reflect on something that someone has done for you that has made you happy or thankful in a surprising way. How has this gratitude affected or motivated you?

Discuss an accomplishment, event, or realization that sparked a period of personal growth and a new understanding of yourself or others.

Describe a topic, idea, or concept you find so engaging that it makes you lose all track of time. Why does it captivate you? What or who do you turn to when you want to learn more?

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The Dream.US Scholarship

Due:  February 29

Who Can Apply:  Seniors who are undocumented planning to attend Weber State or UofU

Amount:  Varies

Applications are open to undocumented immigrant students with or without DACA or TPS who came to the U.S. before the age of 16 and before Nov. 1, 2018. The National Scholarship Award will cover your tuition and fees at one of our Partner Colleges up to a maximum of $33,000 for a bachelor’s degree.

Some Scholars may receive an additional stipend for books, supplies, and transportation for up to $6,000. While we consider your GPA, we place great emphasis on your dedication to community service and your commitment to academic and career success despite the barriers and challenges that undocumented students face daily.

The award follows students through the completion of a bachelor’s degree and is renewable each year – Recipients must meet the continuing eligibility criteria and renew the award each summer.

Eligibility Requirements:

You are undocumented and came to the United States before November 1, 2018, and have continuously lived in the United States since then or have DACA or TPS;

Came to the United States before the age of 16 (if you were born in the U.S. – you are not eligible for our scholarship);

Have significant unmet financial need;

Have graduated or will graduate from a United States high school (or have earned or will earn a high school equivalency diploma) before the Fall of 2024;

Graduated or will graduate with a high school GPA of 2.5 or better on a 4.0 scale or have a cumulative college GPA of 2.5 or better;

Intend to enroll full-time in an associate or bachelor’s degree program at a Partner College in your state in the Fall of 2024 or Spring of 2025; and

Are eligible for in-state tuition at the Partner College you want to attend (not applicable if it is a private Partner College in your state).

More Info About The Dream.Us National Scholarship

Tau Beta Pi Engineering Scholarship

Due:  February 29

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount: $1,500

Eligibility Requirements:

U.S. Resident Incoming Freshman in college. Minimum unweighted 3.75 grade point average Pursue an engineering or related science degree through an ABET accredited program Provide two (2) Letters of Recommendation – one (1) that focuses on academics and one (1) that speaks to your involvement in extra-curricular activities or employment Applicant must detail their participation in a community service project during their junior or senior year that is not related to a high school project. Please outline the role played and contributions made. Applicant will also outline their leadership traits

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March

Society of Exploration Geophysicists

Due:  March 1

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount:  $500 – 10,000

Thanks to the generosity of our donors, the SEG offers a range of different scholarship opportunities to students all over the globe.

Scholarships range from US$500 to US$10,000 per academic year; average awards are approximately US$4,300. The number of scholarships available depends chiefly upon the number of sponsors and the amounts they contribute. SEG scholarships have been awarded to students all over the world.

Applicant eligibility

SEG Scholarships are based on merit. To qualify, you must be a student who:

Is a high school senior planning to attend college next year or an undergraduate or graduate college student;

Has above average grades;

Is intending to pursue a college curriculum directed toward a career in applied geophysics.

Online applications are accepted 1 November through 1 March.

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Energy Pathways Scholarship

Due:  March 1

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount: $3,000

Applicants must be either in the 12th grade and enrolled in any public or private high school in Utah, or a first-year student pursuing a STEM undergraduate degree or STEM-related technical certification at a Utah institute of higher learning.

Students must certify their intent to pursue a STEM-related degree at a public or private institution of higher learning located in the state of Utah; or a license, certificate, or skill training that supports the energy industry at a school that is part of the Utah System of Higher Education. Past scholarship winners are ineligible to apply for the program.

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Youthlinc Young Humanitarian Scholarship

Due:  March 1

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount: $1,500 – $7,500

Applicants must be a student of Utah. Applicants must be a junior or Senior in a Utah high school or must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate college or University program in the state of Utah. Graduate students are not eligible for this Award. Transcripts are requested only as proof of enrollment. The Youthlinc Utah Young Humanitarian Award rewards service, not Grade Point Average (GPA)

You will write 2 essays. Please look at the following prompts & write a 500 word (approximately) essay in response. 

Essay Prompt 1: “What’s the difference between a humanitarian and volunteer?”

​Essay Prompt 2: Think of service you have been involved in.  Describe what made this service meaningful to you and give examples of the leadership role you took in this service. How did this service impact those around you? 

​You will submit a Service Resume to highlight your community involvement. 

For the purpose of this award, service is defined as unpaid volunteer efforts which contribute to the well being of needy individuals or communities. Such service is motivated primarily by selfless intent and desire to help others. Though there is value in brief service efforts with many different needy populations, sustained and focused service efforts will be considered more meaningful. Utah’s Young Humanitarians are service leaders who undertake successful projects, working with others to achieve meaningful results.

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FCCLA Memorial Scholarship

Due:  March 1

Who Can Apply:  Seniors affiliated with National FCCLA

Amount:  $2,500

The FCCLA Memorial Scholarship pays tribute to the remarkable leadership and contributions of members and leaders. This scholarship opportunity is open to graduating high school seniors who are FCCLA members who plan to pursue a four-year degree at an accredited institution.

Eligibility: To be considered for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a graduating high school senior and an active FCCLA member. Must plan to pursue a four-year degree at an accredited institution. Selection Criteria: The recipients of the FCCLA Memorial Scholarship will be chosen based on the following: Demonstrated outstanding leadership skills. Active involvement in community service initiatives. A well-rounded profile showcased through participation in diverse activities. Scholarship Award: The selected recipient will receive a one-time scholarship award of $2,500, which will be directly disbursed to the college or university they are enrolling in for the fall semester. The funds must be utilized for tuition, room, and/or board expenses.

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One Refugee Scholarship

Due:  March 1, 2023

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount:  Varies

Requirements:

  • Refugee background, which means either the individual OR their parents
  • were resettled through a refugee resettlement agency
  • qualified for Special Immigrant Visas (SIVs)
  • Asylee
  • Seeking asylum, humanitarian parole, or Temporary Protected Status
  • Full-time undergraduate student by program start date (taking 12 or more credits each semester)
  • Pursuing first associate degree, bachelor’s degree, or technical degree through a community college or public university in Utah and has not completed a degree in another country
  • Completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application for 2024-2025 school year
  • If parents have received a bachelor degree or higher in the U.S., the scholar must be PELL eligible to qualify
  • Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA

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Provo Ladies of the Elks Annual Music Award Competition

Due:  March 5

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount:  Varies (usually around $500)

The Provo Elks Lodge gives the award to help our talented youth to further their education. The competition is open to all forms of music. (ie musical instruments, voice, etc.) The competition is limited to the first 20 applicants.  This contest is first come first served. 

See Mrs. Morgan in the Career Center in Room N-206 for an application.

M’ART’CH Madness K-12 Fine Arts Competition

Due:  March 7

Who Can Apply:  K-12th grade

Amount:

Sponsored by Arts For Life Utah – Dance, Drama, Music, Visual Arts. Theme: “Creating Connection.”

March 7th: Submissions Due March 15th: Finalists Announced March 18: Voting Opens Submit a work of art on the theme. You could win the grand prize or a judges’ choice award.

M’art’ch Madness is a multidisciplinary arts competition presenting student works of art on the theme “Creating Connection.” Submissions from the fields of dance, drama, music, visual arts, media arts, literary arts, and more are accepted. Entries will be published as an online digital gallery on the Arts for Life Utah website and social media platforms soon after. We are happy to announce the continuation of last year’s special judges’ choice category for elementary-aged contestants.

Presidents of all four arts education organizations in Utah (UMEA, UAEA, UDEO, and UACTT), will select 16 finalists for the the M’art’ch Madness competition based on the quality of work and connection to the theme. The 16 finalists will be announced on March 15, 2024, and voting will open on March 18, 2024.

Finalists will be published on the @artsforlifeutah Instagram story in pairs and viewers will be able to vote for their favorite! Each day the previous day’s winners will be paired until we have a final winner. The winners will receive a set of art supplies, a pair of AirPods, or a Visa gift card in the mail.

Submission Requirements: Submit by no later than March 7, 2024 to be considered for the final competition. Digital file prepared to share on the Instagram platform: no larger than 4GB, 1-minute limit, aspect ratio 1:1, 1080p x 1350p is best. Acceptable formats include: .doc, .jpg, .pdf, .png, .mov, .mp4, .mp3 Submission must include biographical information: name, school, age, and grade (a headshot is optional but welcome). Include an artist statement about your piece (50-250 words). Submit your entry to artsforlifeutah@gmail.com or DM us on Instagram @artsforlifeutah.

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Microsoft Disability Scholarship

Due:  March 13

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount:  $5,000 per year for up to 4 years

To be considered for the Microsoft Disability Scholarship, you must:

Be a current high school senior living with a disability as defined by WHO, including visual, hearing, mobility, cognitive, and/or speech disabilities or other disability Plan to attend an undergraduate program in a 2 or 4-year University/College or Technical College in the fall of the academic year following high-school graduation. Declare an approved major in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, law, business, or a related field (e.g. paralegal, pre-law, finance, business administration, or marketing). Demonstrate a passion for technology. Demonstrate leadership at school and/or in the community. Have a high school cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher. Require financial assistance to attend college. Enrollment status must be full-time or half-time.

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Blacks At Microsoft Scholarship

Due:  March 13

Who Can Apply:  Seniors of African descent

Amount:  $20,000

The BAM Scholarship was created to enable Black and African American students to attend college and pursue a career in technology. The goal is to empower future generations to do and be more.

To be considered for a BAM Scholarship, you must:

Be a US-based high school senior of African descent (for example, African American, African, Ethiopian, etc.). Plan to attend a four-year college or university in the US in the fall immediately following your high school graduation. Plan to pursue a bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, or select business programs (such as finance, business administration, or marketing). Demonstrate a passion for technology. Demonstrate leadership at school or in the community. Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Require financial assistance to attend college. How to apply Our next scholarship cycle will open on January 22, 2024, and applications will be accepted until March 13, 2024. Please check this site again mid-January 2024 to receive further details on the application process. Applications will be submitted via the Scholarship America Hub.

As part of the application process, you will be asked to submit the following: One letter of recommendation: At least one letter must be from a faculty or staff member at your school. Letters of recommendation should be original and should not be duplicates of college recommendation letters. (Letters must be on letterhead.) If you request a letter to be uploaded by your recommender, please ensure they have done so by the deadline (March 15, 2023). All materials must be received by the deadline. Transcript: A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display student name, school name, and credit hours for each course and term in which the course was taken. Note, If you are providing SAT or ACT test scores, and those scores are not listed on your high school transcript, you will need to upload a copy of your test score report(s) separately. If you are uploading a collage transcript, those scores are not required. One Essay In no more than 500 words, describe how you plan to engage in the technology industry in your future career. (If you have done exemplary work using technology during high school, please describe that also.)

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Real Life Scholarship

Due: March 15

Who Can Apply:  Seniors of Refugee or Immigrant background

Amount:  $2,000 – $5,000

The Real Life Scholarship is a need-based college scholarship available for Real Life high school seniors or college students of refugee or immigrant background. Scholarships are awarded in the amounts of $5,000, $3,000, and $2,000.

Who Qualifies? What is Required? Be a Real Life participant or has participated with Real Life in the past

Have a refugee or immigrant background

Maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA

Be highly motivated

*Applications due March 15, 2024 Personal Essay (1-2 pages about personal education, background, and career goals)

An unofficial transcript

Copy of Photo I.D. (School, State, or Driver’s License)

Letter of Recommendation

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Horatio Alger Scholarship

Due:  March 15

Who Can Apply:  Juniors

Amount:  $10,000 – $25,000

To be eligible to apply for any of the Horatio Alger Undergraduate Scholarships, applicants must meet the following criteria:

Be enrolled full time as a high school student in the United States; be progressing normally toward graduation with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution)

Demonstrate critical financial need ($65,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required)

Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities

Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity

Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0; and

Be a United States citizen

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Jiffy Lube Teen Driver Scholarship 

Due:  March 18

Who Can Apply:  Students 16-18 years old with a Utah Drivers License

Amount:  $1,500- $6,500

The Jiffy Lube “What Drives You?” High School Scholarship program is a unique opportunity to pursue your interests, goals and ideas. A simple 500 words about what drives you? Four finalists will be selected in both categories from the 500 word “What Drives You?” essays. Each finalists will be guaranteed a $1500 award and then will create and submit a unique 1-2 min. video that expands on their essay in their own candid words, visuals, etc. The overall $6,500 scholarship winner will be chosen from these videos.

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Utah Prime Scholarship

Due:  March 20

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount:  $500

The Prime Scholarship is awarded to students who earn the TRANSFORM certificate granted by the Utah State Board of Higher Education (USBE) after completing required concurrent enrollment (CE) or career and technical education (CTE) coursework in high school.

Eligible Students: Recent Utah high school graduates Eligibility Requirements: Be awarded the TRANSFORM certificate by the USBE Complete a FAFSA Meet all application deadlines Enroll at an eligible institution full-time beginning the fall semester after high school graduation OR provide documentation that a deferral has been granted from the institution TRANSFORM Certificate Information Students must: Complete five (CE) general education courses, each from a different general education category, as designated for concurrent enrollment by the Utah Board of Higher Education. (Categories: Written Communication, Quantitative Literacy, American Institutions, Fine Arts, Humanities, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Social and Behavioral Sciences) Complete at least 6 courses or 300 hours of a career and technical education (CTE) program at a Utah technical college TRANSFORM certificate requirements are determined by USBE and awarded through USBE and individual high schools. Please reach out to your high school counselor for more information about earning this certificate while in high school. Eligible Uses: Cost of attendance Award: $500, subject to available funding Award Duration: One-time award

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Becca’s Closet Scholarship – Need Based

Due:  March 29

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount:  $1,000

The purpose of this need-based scholarship is to encourage students who have demonstrated outstanding community service during high school to continue their efforts throughout their lives and to inspire others to do the same.

Eligibility: • Graduating high school senior anywhere in the United States • Minimum 2.0 unweighted GPA on a 4.0 scale • Demonstrated financial need – all pages of FAFSA Submission Summary required (www.fafsa.gov) • Have made an outstanding, documented contribution to his or her local community through service to his/her local community through volunteer service of any kind. • Will attend a regionally-accredited 2 or 4-year college/university or technical/vocational institution in fall after senior year • US Citizen, legal resident

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Becca’s Closet Scholarship – Not Need Based

Due:  March 29th

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount:  $1,500

The purpose of this service-based scholarship is to encourage students who have demonstrated exemplary service to a Becca’s Closet chapter during high school to continue their efforts throughout their lives and to inspire others to do the same.

Eligibility: • Graduating high school senior • Minimum 2.0 unweighted GPA on a 4.0 scale • Must have made an outstanding, documented contribution to his or her local community through the creation of and or involvement in a Becca’s Closet chapter or Becca’s Closet organized through a supporting organization. • Will attend a regionally-accredited 2 or 4-year college/university or technical institution in fall after senior year • US Citizen, legal resident

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APRIL

Today’s Pioneer Scholarship

Due:  April 1

Who Can Apply:  Seniors

Amount:  $2,000

Sons of the Utah Pioneers organization is looking for youth who have achieved success in their extra-curricular, community, and academic endeavors while experiencing prolonged personal disadvantages or challenges and whose examples have set a standard of excellence in the demonstration of those Pioneer qualities that assure the future of our nation.

 Scholarships of $2,000 will be awarded those whose past performance indicates that they will successfully continue their pursuit of valuable family and community service as they exercise Pioneer qualities. 

1. High school seniors (including those planning on serving a mission before continuing their education) are invited to apply for the scholarship. If prospective missionaries receive the award, they will have three years from the date of their graduation to contact the Scholarship Committee and claim it.

2. The applicant should invite one or two high school administrators, teachers, church leaders, and/or other professionals to validate the applicant via letters of recommendation for this award. The Brigham Young Chapter Scholarship Committee will review submitted application materials and select the scholarship recipients using the following criteria: (see attached application instructions) A. Verification that the applicant has had to overcome significant personal disadvantages or challenges (such as physical, social, economic or other issues) to achieve high school graduation.

B. Established scholarly ability adequate for success in advanced education or training as evidenced by applicant statements, official school records (attach transcript) and one or two letters of recommendation. 3. Each scholarship recipient must designate the school, college, university or institution which they plan to attend for further education or training and to which the award will be sent. The award will be designated for the recipients use towards tuition and/or required fees.

Applicants must complete and submit the requested Application materials and send them in a Word document along with one or two letters of recommendation and a transcript, to be received by the Scholarship Committee Chairman no later than April 1, 2024. Send to: Sons of Utah Pioneers Brigham Young Chapter Michael Pinegar – Scholarship Committee Director 836 Penni Lane, Orem, Utah 84097 Email: jmichaelpinegar@gmail.com Phone: 385-236-3508

Pick up an application form with additional information in the Career Center (Room N-206)

Jiffy Lube Your Turn Behind the Wheel Scholarship

Due:  April 12

Who Can Apply: For Utah students 15-17 years old enrolled in Driver’s Ed during the 2023-24 school year

Amount:  $1,500 – $6,500

The Jiffy Lube “Your Turn Behind the Wheel” Scholarship For Utah students 15-17 years old enrolled in Driver’s Ed during the 2023-24 school year

Now it’s your turn! Get our attention! Tell us about your goals, drive, ambition … your future!

Simply write your 500-word typed essay about what drives you now.

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Brian Watkins Scholarship

Due: April 17

Who Can Apply:  Seniors at Timpview

Amount: $4,000

The Brian Watkins Memorial Foundation will award scholarships to qualified graduating seniors from Provo High School, and Timpview High School.

Applications must be submitted no later than April 17th 2024

Before completing the online application you will need:

A digital copy of your high school transcript A one page letter telling the committee why you should receive the scholarship. The letter should include an explanation of how you meet the scholarship’s requirements of academic excellence, financial need and athletic participation.

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Other Places to find Scholarships:

www.ktsutah.org

www.salliemae.com

www.chegg.com

www.cappex.com

www.unigo.com

www.bold.org

www.scholarshipamerica.org

Not a US Citizen?  Places to find Scholarships:

Mexican American Legal Defense Fund Scholarships 

These scholarships are for anyone. The Resource booklet is just compiled by the Mexican American Legal Defense Fund.  It is for anyone from any country.

 University of Utah Dream Center Scholarship List

 Immigrants Rising Scholarship List

 Salt Lake Community College Dream Center Scholarships On this link, students sign up to receive the monthly newsletter

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