March

Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2019   Amount: Varies

  • Be a resident of Utah at the time of application and have attended a high school or college in Utah
  • Provide proof of acceptance to a four-year college or university located outside of the state of Utah by April 1
  • Have a 3.8 or higher GPA (cumulative grade point average), including high school and college courses (if applicable) and high SAT/ACT scores
  • Demonstrate leadership abilities, participate in extracurricular school activities, be involved in community affairs

Youthlinc – Young Humanitarian Award

Deadline: March 1, 2019 (Applications open January 2019)   Amount: up to $5,000

  • Must be a Utah student and a US citizen, legal resident, or have DACA status.
  • 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.
  • Applicants will be judged on quality of essays and recommendation forms and, above all, on evidence of sustained,
    focused service efforts on behalf of genuinely needy individuals or communities.
  • We are looking for applicants who demonstrate strong leadership skills, consistent service over a period of time,
    hands-on service, self-driven service, collaboration with others, and local impact right here in Utah.

T.H. Bell Teaching Incentive Loan Program

Deadline: March 5, 2019   Amount: Varies

  • TIL 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 TIL consists of a waiver covering up to the cost of tuition and fees at Utah Institutions of Higher Education offering approved teacher preparation programs. TIL is to be used for a period not exceeding eight semesters.
  • Open to Utah resident high school seniors or any junior who will have completed the requirements for an Early Graduation Program, including the ACT or SAT, during the current academic year are eligible.
  • For more information contact: Greg Benson ([email protected]) or UHEAA Borrower Services, www.uheaa.org, (877) 366-7378

Freedom Elementary Alumni Scholarship

Deadline: March 8, 2019   Amount: $500

  • The Freedom Alumni Scholarship was established in 2017 to help high school seniors continue their education.
  • Student must have attended Freedom Elementary for at least one year
  • Student must be a senior graduating in 2019
  • Student must include a portfolio with the following information: Cover page (name, years you attended Freedom Elementary, and current high school), 1 page essay about “Why Leadership is Important,” 2 letters of recommendation, and a copy of your high school transcript
  • Applicant must submit application and all other required documentation by the deadline. (Click on above title link for the application, or pick up a paper copy in the Career Center.)

Utah Valley Exchange Club, Youth of the Year (YOY) Scholarship

Deadline: March 13, 2019  (3 p.m.)  Amount: $1000

  • Must be a senior graduating in 2019.
  • Turn in the completed application and all supporting documents to the Counseling Office by the deadline. (Click on above title link for the application, or pick up a paper copy in the Career Center.)
  • The following categories will be considered during the selection process:
    1. Presence/Communication Skills/Confidence
    2. Leadership
    3. Community Service
    4. Student Body and Class Government
    5. School Activities
    6. Special Achievements
    7. Grades/ACT/AP Classes
  • The top six candidates will be interviewed and the two male and female finalists from Skyridge, along with finalists selected from four other high schools, will be asked to write an essay.  From the finalists of the five schools, the two Utah Valley Exchange Club 2019 YOY winners will be selected.

Graf Orthodontics Scholarship

Deadline: March 14, 2019  (5 p.m.)  Amount: $1000

  • Must be a past or current patient of Graf Orthodontics.
  • Must be a senior graduating in 2019.
  • Fill out application form.
  • Write an original 1,000 word essay on our theme: “The Gift of a Smile”

ACLU Youth Activist Scholar

Deadline: March 15, 2019   Amount: $1,500

  • Be a Utah resident;
  • Be a current high school senior planning on entering an accredited college or university as a full-time, degree-seeking student;
  • Have attained a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. If the GPA is less than 3.0, the applicant is still eligible but must submit an explanation for the lower GPA;
  • Have proof of strong commitment to civil liberties through some form of activism addressing such issues as equality, racial justice, free speech, religious freedom, tolerance, and privacy.
  • Complete a short application form, write a 1,000-word essay about commitment to, and work on behalf of, civil liberties, and submit school transcripts as well as two recommendations from non-family references.

PMI, Project Management Institute Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2019   Amount: $500, $1000, or $2000

  • Utah student attending an accredited Utah High School, College, University, or Trade School (High School students must be a Junior or a Senior)
  • Available to present at the PMI Utah Northern Chapter’s Professional Development Conference on 04/10/2019, at the Salt Palace Convention Center (100 S W Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101)

Utah Jump$tart Coalition Scholarship 

Deadline: March 15, 2019     Amount: $1,250

  • Be a high school student, graduating class of 2019, at an accredited Utah school.
  • Have successfully completed or currently be enrolled in the General Financial Literacy course or equivalent required course.
  • Show proof that you plan to pursue post-secondary education which includes acceptance letter from an eligible post-secondary institution.
  • Complete online submission form located at www.utahjumpstart.org between December 15, 2018 and March 15, 2019.
  • Submit required video as specified in application criteria.
  • Submit post-secondary institution acceptance letter OR document indicating student has completed the application process and is being considered for admission.
  • Submit all of the above NO later than 6:00 PM on March 15, 2019.

America’s Freedom Festival at Provo Scholarship Contest

Deadline: March 16, 2019   Amount: up to $600

  • Open to all 9th – 12th grade Utah students.
  • Submit videotaped speech electronically by March 16, 2018.
  • Students are invited to create a five minute original speech on our 2019 theme. “Congress shall make no law … abridging the freedom … of speech or of the press.”
  • Use of visuals, media and video, is encouraged.
  • 6 finalists will present their speeches in a final competition in April.
  • Finalist speaks at the Freedom Festival Patriotic Service.

The Jiffy Lube “Teen Driver” Scholarship

Deadline: March 18, 2019    Amount: up to $6,500

  • For Utah students, already licensed, 16-18 years old, enrolled in high school during the 2018-19 school year
  • Three finalists will be selected from the 500 word “What Drives You?” essays submitted.  Each finalist will be guaranteed a minimum $1,500 award if they create and submit a 1-2 minute video that expands on their essay in their own candid words, visuals, etc.  The overall $6,500 scholarship winners will be chosen from these three videos.

Mike Rowe Work Ethic Scholarship

Deadline: March 28, 2019    Amount: Various

  • Enroll in an approved trade program.
  • Sign The S.W.E.A.T. Pledge.
  • Answer 3 questions.
  • Write an essay.
  • Send at least 2 references from bosses/teachers.
  • Make a short video.
  • Verify school costs.
  • Provide high school/college transcript.
  • Submit financial info.

LifeLine for Youth Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2019    Amount: up to $1,000

  • Open to any high school senior or college student who is a legal resident of and living in the United States.
  • Applicants are required to submit a video on YouTube (click the “Make a Video” button or scroll down for details)
  • Must include a link to LifeLine’s website in your video description: https://lifelineutah.com/ and the hashtag: #LifeLineUtahScholarship.
  • Applicants MUST “like” LifeLine for Youth’s Facebook page to be considered. Failure to “like” our Facebook page will result in automatic disqualification.

April

Church Hill Classics Frame My Future Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2019     Amount: up to $5,000

  • Must be a legal U.S. resident who will be a full-time student at a U.S. college or university in the 2019 – 2020 academic year is eligible.
  • Whether through poetry, photography, ink, collage, painting, mixed media, or graphic design work, entrants submitted original creations, along with a 500 character description, expressing what they hope to achieve in their personal and professional lives after college.

Huntsman Scholar – Utah State University

Deadline: April 1, 2019    Amount: up to $8,000

  • Applied to Utah State and selected one of the seven business majors as your “field of study,” (You must have your USU A# to apply.)
  • Meet ONE or more of the following:
    • Top 10% of your high school class
    • Minimum 3.7 high school GPA
    • Minimum 28 ACT (1310 SAT)
    • Minimum 3.5 high school GPA and a minimum 24 ACT score (1160 SAT)
      • Accounting majors: 3.6+ high school GPA, 26+ ACT (1240+ SAT)

Lehi Round-up Rodeo Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2019    Amount: $1,000

  • Must be a graduating senior (class of 2019) from Skyridge or Lehi High School
  • Must complete and submit the application form – (Click on above title link for the application, or pick up a paper copy in the Career Center.)
  • Must provide an official, current high school transcript
  • Must submit a letter of recommendation
  • Must submit a typed essay 500 words or less (Click on the above link for essay prompt.)
  • Must submit all materials to the Counseling Office by the deadline

The Utah Independent Agents (UIA) Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2019    Amount: up to $2000

  • Must be a high school senior.
  • Must have maintained at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Must be actively involved in extra-curricular activities through school, church, community or work.

Utah Energy Workforce Scholarship

Deadline: April 5, 2019    Amount: up to $4000

  • Must currently be a 12th grade student enrolled at any public or private high school in Utah.
  • Students must certify their intent to pursue a STEM course of study at a public or private Utah institution of higher learning or a license, certificate, or skill training that supports the energy industry at a school that is part of the Utah System of Technical Colleges.
  • Students must submit a 5-minute documentary film, an essay, their contact information (name, email, and phone number), and a parent or guardian contact information (name, email, and phone number). Applications shall be submitted via email to Kevin Brooks of the Governor’s Office of Energy Development ([email protected])

Timpanogos Regional Hospital Volunteer Auxiliary Healthcare Scholarship

Deadline: April 6, 2019    Amount: Varies

  • For current graduating seniors (class of 2019) 
  • Applicant must pursue full-time undergraduate degrees in healthcare
  • Must submit letter of acceptance that specifies enrollment in a healthcare related field
  • Applicant must fill out application and submit all required materials by the deadline. (Click on above title link for the application, or pick up a paper copy in the Career Center.)

Lorraine Tea Pioneering Spirit Award

Deadline: April 8, 2019    Amount: up to $1,000

  • The purpose of this scholarship is to teach students how to fill out applications more effectively and encourage them to do more to build their scholarship portfolios before their 10th grade year.
  • Must be a current 9th grade student who attended Lehi Junior High

The Randy Rummage Foundation weRstars Scholarship

Deadline: April 8, 2019    Amount: $750 to $1,000

  • Must be a graduating senior from Skyridge (class of 2019) with the following traits and characteristics
    • Compassion towards those who suffer any limitations
    • Inclusiveness for those on the fringe of social groups
    • Positive “can-do” attitude in troubling situations
    • Consistent kindness to ALL people
    • Seeks to uplift and encourage others by WORD and EXAMPLE
  • Must complete and submit the application form – (Click on link for the application, or pick up a paper copy in the Career Center.)
  • Must provide an official, current high school transcript
  • Must submit two letters of recommendation from a high school teacher, administrator, coach, counselor, church leader, or employer
  • Must submit three short (25o words or less), typed essays (Click on the weRstars title link for essay prompts.)
  • Must submit all materials to the Counseling Office by the deadline

Fox Hollow Elementary Alumni Scholarship

Deadline: April 9, 2019 (3 p.m.)   Amount: $150

  • Must be a senior, graduating in 2019 from Skyridge High School, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and plans to continue your education
  • Must exemplify good citizenship and moral character and be actively involved in school, church, and community activities
  • Must have attended Fox Hollow Elementary for at least three years
  • Must complete the application and write a 1 page essay about “How Fox Hollow Has Positively Influenced You”
  • Please submit application, documentation and essay to the Fox Hollow Elementary Front Office. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. (Click on above title link for the application, or pick up a paper copy in the Career Center.)

Alpine Pediatrics Scholarship

Deadline: April 12, 2019    Amount: $750

  • Must be a senior, graduating in 2019 from Skyridge High School
  • Must be a current or former patient of Alpine Pediatrics
  • Must complete the application and write a 1 page, double-spaced essay addressing the following: life goals and education plans; financial need. Can also talk about activities and offices held; honors and awards received, community service.
  • Please submit application, documentation and essay to the Skyridge Counseling Office. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. (Click on above title link for the application, or pick up a paper copy in the Career Center.)

Fairbanks Orthodontics Scholarship

Deadline: April 12, 2019    Amount: $500

  • Must be a senior, graduating in 2019 from Skyridge High School, who will be attending a college or university (12 credits or more per semester)
  • Must be a current or former patient of Fairbanks Orthodontics in Lehi, Utah
  • Must have a GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Must complete the application and write an essay (2 pages maximum) about how this scholarship money will aid you in reaching your educational goals
  • Please submit application, documentation and essay to the Skyridge Counseling Office. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. (Click on above title link for the application, or pick up a paper copy in the Career Center.)

2019 Skyridge High School PTSA Scholarship

Deadline: April 12, 2019    Amount: $100 to $500

  • Must be a senior, graduating in 2019 from Skyridge High School
  • Must be a current Skyridge PTSA member (joined by December 1, 2018)
  • Must be entering college by Fall 2019 (may defer for military or religious service)
  • Must submit complete application and all documentation to the Skyridge Counseling Office. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. (Click on above title link for the application, or pick up a paper copy in the Career Center.)

StepUp to College Costs Scholarship for 8th and 9th Graders

Deadline: April 15, 2019    Amount: $500

  • Entrants must be legal United States residents and residents of the state of Utah and must be attending 8th or 9th grade at a Utah educational institution or legally recognized homeschool.
  • Only one entry per person is allowed.
  • The student must enroll in an eligible postsecondary institution after high school to receive the funds.
  • Choose ONE of the scholarship prompts from page 3 of the StepUp Scholarship Toolkit and write a response (maximum 500 words).
  • Complete the scholarship application by 11:59pm on April 15, 2019

StepUp to College Costs Scholarship for 10th and 11th Graders

Deadline: April 15, 2019    Amount: $500

  • Entrants must be legal United States residents and residents of the state of Utah and must be attending 10th or 11th grade at a Utah educational institution or legally recognized homeschool.
  • Only one entry per person is allowed.
  • The student must enroll in an eligible postsecondary institution after high school to receive the funds.
  • Complete the FAFSA4Caster to estimate how much federal aid you might receive – you will likely need your parent’s assistance with this
  • Using the information you learned from the FAFSA4Caster, create a plan for paying for college and write an essay about it (maximum 750 words). We encourage you to use any StepUp resources, including our Paying for College Guide, to understand concepts like federal student aid, scholarships, college savings, and more.
  • Complete the scholarship application by 11:59pm on April 15, 2019

The Jiffy Lube “Your Turn Behind the Wheel” Scholarship

Deadline: April 18, 2019    Amount: up to $6,500

  • For Utah students 15-17 years old enrolled in Driver’s Education during the 2018-19 school year
  • Three finalists will be selected from the 500 word “What Drives You?” essays submitted.  Each finalist will be guaranteed a minimum $1,500 award if they create and submit a 1-2 minute video that expands on their essay in their own candid words, visuals, etc.  The overall $6,500 scholarship winners will be chosen from these three videos.

May

American College Foundation Visionary Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 1, 2019    Amount: up to $5,000

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled as a High School Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior (2021, 2020, 2019, or 2018); and, must be a United States citizen or eligible non-citizen.
  • A 500-word, typed, double-spaced essay on “Why College is Important to Me”
  • Financial need is NOT considered; all income levels are encouraged to apply.
  • Application packet must be requested and can take up to two weeks to be delivered.

June

The Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, 2019    Amount: $1,000

  • U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident
  • Enrolled or accepted in an accredited college or university and plan to continue enrollment
  • Consent to a talent release and be willing to provide a digital photograph and quote for display on Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS) websites if notified as the winner
  • Submit a short essay (no more than 500 words) describing why you are passionate about substance use disorder and mental health treatment. Essays can be in the form of a personal narrative with a medical perspective or focus specifically on clinical experience.
  • Graduating high school seniors who meet the above criteria are encouraged to apply

From Classroom to Classroom Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, 2019    Amount: $5,000

  • Must be a United States citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Open to students from all states.
  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • Accepted as a full-time student at a 2-year, 4-year, or technical vocational college or university in the United States for the 2019-2020 academic year. We will require proof of enrollment.
  • Intent to pursue an Education or closely related degree
  • Proof of strong academic performance, leadership, and community service, if applicable.

July

Geneva Rock Scholarship

Deadline: July 1, 2019    Amount: $2,000

  • Scholarship applicants must be in pursuit of construction-related careers including, but not limited to: Construction management, civil engineering, business, and commercial/professional sales. Students involved in trades such as welding, diesel tech, heavy equipment operations and building tech are also welcome to apply.
  • High school seniors are eligible to apply, but must be enrolled in one of the previously mentioned institutions. All applicants must have received, (or be in the process of attaining), their high school diploma or GED. All applicants must be U.S. citizens, or be a legal permanent resident with work eligibility status.
  • Students must answer all questions below, using complete sentences.  The construction industry, and its numerous affiliated-professions, are dedicated to building and connecting the world.
    • Why have you chosen a career path in the construction industry? (200 words max)
    • What role do you feel that the construction industry has in the future of your community? (200 words max)
    • Discuss a time when you built something. Did you enjoy it? What was your favorite part of the process? How did you feel after the project was complete? (200 words max)
    • What area of the industry intrigues you the most? Describe your ideal career.

August

September

October

CJC Roofing

Deadline: October 15, 2019     Amount: $1000

  • Must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
  • Must be active in community service.
  • Must be a Lehi resident and a senior at Skyridge High School or Lehi High School for the 2019-2020 school year.
  • Must submit on online application and a short essay on the impact of local community service, along with examples of how you serve your local community.

November

December

January

February