We will post scholarships available here as they come up. Check often, they might change!
Scholarships – The search for scholarships and the application process can be time consuming, but the payoff can be huge! Imagine if you spend 10 hours working on 10 scholarship applications. Even if you only earn one, $500 scholarship for 10 hours of work, it still amounts to a pay off of $50 per hour for the time invested.
Students should always apply for “Freshman Scholarship” opportunities at the school(s) that they are considering attending. This is the source from which most scholarship dollars are awarded. Some merit scholarship considerations are automatic with the completion of an admissions application; others require separate applications. Review each institution’s application instructions very carefully. Here are links to the freshman scholarship pages of local institutions of higher education that will help you get started:
Search Engines can also be helpful in locating scholarship applications. You might want to try these:
Remember this one tip when looking for scholarships: Never pay to receive a scholarship. Sites and offers that guarantee a scholarship for a fee, are most likely a scam.
Boost your scholarship chances by building a strong community service resume. The following organizations can help you find local opportunities to volunteer your time and build a record of service that can help you get a scholarship:
This great video covers college savings, scholarships, grants, work-study programs, student loans, and more!
Deadline: March 31, 2017
Scholarship: Multiple scholarships ranging from $500 to $1000
Eligibility: Applicants must be junior (11th grade) or senior (12th grade) students currently enrolled in a high school during the 2016-2017 academic year in the United States
To apply: Applicants must apply to the contest via email to firstname.lastname@example.org and provide their contact information and a verification of full-time enrollment at the institution. Please visit our website for more detailed information: www.kidguard.com/nonprofits/high-school-scholarship/
Granite Education Foundation Scholarships
Click on the link. The deadline is April 7, 2017 for all scholarship applications.
C.A.R.E. (Celebrate Achievement, Reward Excellence)Scholarship – These are needs based scholarships.
Grant Christensen Memorial Scholarship – Young Parents only
Jay Lynn Bowen Scholarship – Cyprus High Seniors only
Tony Boggess Scholarship – Must have attended 2 years at Granite Park Junior High
Elvia Romero George Scholarship – Hispanic & First Generation College Student
Each year the Utah State Board of Education coordinates the Utah CTE Scholarship and Tuition award program, in partnership with UCAT and USHE. Last year, 214 high school seniors applied for the scholarship and tuition award, with 102 of the applicants receiving a college scholarship. Almost one out of every two applicants received an award! I feel that in health science we have the very best high school students.
Please encourage your students that are on track to graduate to apply for these scholarships.
The application deadline is not until February 13, 2017, but we want to get the word out to
our high school school students that are on track to graduate this year.
Motivated college-bound high school seniors in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming are encouraged to apply online for the Daniels Scholarship Program at DanielsFund.org. The application deadline is November 30, 2016.
To be eligible to apply for the Daniels Scholarship Program, students must:
The video details the Daniels Scholarship Program, with emphasis on the application process. Among the areas covered are eligibility requirements, program benefits, requirements and expectations, selection timeline, and general information on the Daniels Scholarship Program and Bill Daniels.