Many of you may have heard about the SafeUT App that has been highlighted in the news and is currently being used in our secondary schools. This same free app is now available to...
The Jiffy Lube “Teen Driver” Scholarship
- Deadline: March 18, 2019
- Open To: Ages 16 -18 including Undocumented students with DACA
- Requirements: The Jiffy Lube “Teen Driver” Scholarship Program, has been created to give a unique and early opportunity for high school students to gain funding for college, or other qualified technical and/or professional programs through a scholarship award sponsored by neighborhood Jiffy Lube owners. Jiffy Lube wants to learn more about what drives these students now and where they see themselves down the road. The “Teen Driver” Scholarship opportunity is open to teen drivers enrolled in high school. The scholarship awards will not be based on a student’s GPA or other standard qualifying criteria, rather each individual will be allowed to express his/her “inner drive” and personal ambition — his/her chance to be behind the wheel. Applicants must be between 16-18; be U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents, or DACA beneficiaries in a Utah high school. Please visit link below for application and instructions.
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Young American Creative Patriotic Art Scholarship
Deadline: March 31, 2019
Any student in grades 9-12 who is enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States. Maximum student age of 18 at time of local entry. Student must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. national. Applicant does not have to be related to a VFW or VFW Auxiliary member to participate, but the student must attend school in the same state as the sponsoring VFW Auxiliary.
First place winner from each state competes for $29,500
Two-dimensional art must be on canvas or paper. Watercolor, pencil, pastel, charcoal, tempera, crayon, acrylic, pen, ink, oil, marker or other media taught may be used. Do not frame two-dimensional pieces. Submit canvas entries on a stretcher frame or canvas board. Other entries must be matted in white. Do not use color mats. Reinforce the back with heavy paper. Mounted and floating mats may also be used. The art should be no smaller than 8” x 10” but no larger than 18” x 24”, not including mat. Three dimensional art can be paper, papier-mâché, pottery, clay, metal work, fabric, etc. Pieces should be no smaller than 8” in any direction and no larger than 24” in any direction. Art cannot be more than 5 lbs. in weight. Digital art, photography and jewelry are NOT ACCEPTED. Complete entry form and attach to back of entry. Submit a typed explanation of patriotism expressed in art (150 words or less).
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#HereToStay Undocumented Student Scholarship
- Deadline: MARCH 2019
- Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
- Requirements: The Somos Dreamers #HeretoStay Undocumented Student Scholarship is a private scholarship made possible by the generous donations of members of our community. The #HeretoStay scholarship awards scholarships to undocumented students who will attend a USHE college or university in 2018-2019. The award will be disbursed at the request of the student for the Summer 2018, Fall 2018 and/or Spring 2019 semesters.
- #HereToStay Undocumented Student Scholarship
USPAACC Hallmark Scholarship
- Deadline: March 29
- $3,000 – 5,000 Ten scholarships
- Applicant must be at least 16 years old, a high school senior, of Asian Pacific Island heritage, US citizen, beginning full-time study Fall 2018, able to attend 2018 CelebrAsian Procurement Conference May 29-June 1 Houston Texas Demonstrate academic achievement of 3.3 GPA or higher, Leadership in extracurricular activities, involvement in community service, financial need.
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Glen L. Rudd Foundation Scholarship
- Due April 5th
- Seniors Approximately $500 – $1,000 plus a lap top and printer
- Must be Polynesian and planning to attend college or university Fall 2019. Complete application, answer 5 questions. Scan, email or mail application.
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Pflag Salt Lake City Undergrauate Scholarship
- Deadline: APRIL 2019
- Open To: Graduating high school seniors including Undocumented students with or without DACA
- Requirements: Open to graduating Utah high school seniors entering higher education for the first time, this calendar year (if you graduated in the past year and took a time off you are still eligible to apply). Self-identify as a gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) or an ally demonstrate an interest in service to the LGBT community. Have applied to an accredited U.S. higher education institution. The PFLAG Salt Lake City Undergraduate Scholarship is open to undocumented students as long as they qualify for HB 144, and students who are U.S. Permanent Residents, and U.S. Citizens.
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Apartment Guide Scholarship
- Due April 12
- $2,500 Over age 17
- Submit a 500-600 word essay answering the question “What is your responsibility towards ending homelessness?”
- Step 1: You send us your finest 500-600 word essay. Step 2: We put together a team of our smartest colleagues and determine 10 finalists. Step 3: The 10 finalists will be asked to submit a 1-3 minute video to accompany their essays. Finalists will have 5 weeks to work on their videos. Step 4: We open up voting to the public! The top 10 submissions will be shared on our website so the public can vote on the best essay/video combo. Rally your friends and family to get it together and vote for you once a day. You might even want to set your elderly relatives up with an email account so they can pitch in as well. Step 5: Two lucky (and talented!) winners will be selected based on a combination of the judging criteria below and public voting results.
- What are you judging my application on? To determine the top 10 finalists, the essays will be judged based on the following criteria:
- 33% Relevance to the theme
- 33% Clarity of story or idea
- 33% Creativity
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Barron Prize for Young Heroes
- April 15th 2019
- January 7, 2019 application opens
- $10,000 Ages 8-18 years old The Barron Prize welcomes applications from public-spirited young people who are, on our April 15 deadline: between the ages of 8 and 18 (not yet age 19),permanent residents of and currently residing in the U.S.A. or Canada, currently working on an inspiring service project or have done so within the past 12 months, working as an individual to lead their service work. The Barron Prize does not accept applications from large groups of young people. The Barron Prize does not discriminate against its applicants based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or disability.
- Find out more and Apply for Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes
Student View Scholarship
- Due April 22nd
- $500 – $4,000 Seniors
- Log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. The scholarship will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications.
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- Due June 1
- $1000 Seniors
- Must be a high school senior, US citizen or permanent resident, must reside in the United States, must like DefensiveDriving.com’s Facebook page and submit a photo.
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