March

Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2020   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.

The University of Utah ACCESS: Supporting Women in Science and Mathematics Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2020   Amount: Varies

  • Must be a senior in high school or a college transfer student who will be attending the University of Utah.
  • ACCESS provides University of Utah freshmen and transfer students, from a variety of backgrounds, with a supportive path into STEM degrees and careers. The scholarship covers all educational expenses associated with ACCESS, including a summer residential experience (freshmen live on campus) and earning upper division course credits. The year culminates in a Spring semester research opportunity.
  • ACCESS welcomes all students who are committed to advancing gender equity in science and engineering. With a vision of greater inclusion, diversity, and accessibility across STEM fields, ACCESS works for students today and the workforce of tomorrow.

Youthlinc – Young Humanitarian Award

Deadline: March 1, 2020 (Applications open January 2020)   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.

SUU-Governor’s Honors Academy

Deadline: March 2, 2020 (Applications open January 1, 2020)   Amount: 4 yr scholarship to SUU

  • Must be a current high school junior.
  • Must be able to attend and complete the Governor’s Honors Academy June 19-27, 2020.

ACLU Youth Activist Scholar

Deadline: March 7, 2020   Amount: $3,500

  • 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 2.5 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.

America’s 911 Foundation, Inc. Scholarship

Deadline: March 9, 2020   Amount: $2,000

  • Any student whose parent is an Active Duty First Responder, either Paid or Volunteer (EMS, Fire, or Police)
  • Must be admitted to an accredited College or University
  • Submit two letters of reference from current school faculty and/or community leader, non-related
  • Financial need can be a component of this scholarship
  • Write an essay (250-500 words) on “Why is the America’s 911 Foundation important?”

Men’s Italian American Civic League Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2020   Amount: $1,000 – $4000

  • Must be of Italian ancestry and a 2020 graduate of any high school in the state of Utah.
  • Complete application form.
  • Submit official transcript with copy of ACT/SAT scores.
  • Submit resume emphasizing academic and extracurricular activities.
  • Write 3 essays:
    • What are your future educational/career goals? (max 300 words)
    • Describe your Italian ancestry. How has it influenced your life? (max 600 words)
    • Why are you the best candidate to receive the Men’s Italian American Civic League Scholarship? (max 300 words)

Women’s Italian American Civic League Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2020   Amount: $1,000

  • Must be of Italian ancestry and a 2020 graduate of a Utah high school.
  • Complete application form.
  • Submit official transcript with copy of ACT/SAT scores.
  • Submit outline of extracurricular activities.
  • Submit summary of future educational goals and why you are the best candidate for this scholarship.
  • Write an essay (max 300 words) describing the applicant’s Italian ancestry and how it has influenced your life.

The Jiffy Lube “Teen Driver” Scholarship

Deadline: March 16, 2020    Amount: up to $6,500

  • For Utah students, already licensed, 15-17 years old, enrolled in high school during the 2019-20 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.

PMI, Project Management Institute Scholarship

Deadline: March 18, 2020   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 04/10/2020, at the Salt Palace Convention Center (100 S W Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101)

America’s Freedom Festival at Provo Speech Contest

Deadline: March 20, 2020   Amount: up to $600

  • Theme: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.”
  • Open to all 9th – 12th grade Utah students.
  • You may use visuals or video with your speech.
  • Speech must be your own work (family or friends may critique your speech but cannot write it for you).
  • Time limit is 5 minutes (penalty if speech is too short or too long).
  • The speech should be positive and hopeful, expressing ideas on how to build America and patriotism, while discussing sound principles of freedom.
  • Professional dress is requested for presentation.
  • Decision of the judges is final.
  • Finalist speaks at the Patriotic Service

Utah Jump$tart Coalition Scholarship 

Deadline: March 20, 2020     Amount: $1,250

  • Be a high school student, graduating class of 2020, 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 by March 20, 2020.
  • 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.

America First Credit Union Charitable Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2020    Amount: $1,000

  • America First Credit Union member with account in good standing
  • U.S citizen
  • Graduating high school senior or enrolled college student
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average during the last three reporting periods
  • Minimum 30 community service hours

LifeLine for Youth Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2020    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, 2020     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 2020 – 2021 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.

Lehi Round-Up Rodeo Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2020    Amount: $1,000

  • Must be a graduating senior (class of 2020) from Skyridge or Lehi High School.
  • Must complete and submit the application form – (Click on above title link for the application.)
  • 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.)
  • Applications and all other required documentation may be scanned and emailed to Mrs. Morgan at [email protected] or they can be hand delivered to the Main Office from 8 am – 12 pm, Monday-Friday.
  • Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

Frances Comer Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: April 3, 2020    Amount: $1,500

Frances Comer was an educator in Lehi for more than 25 years. She taught US Government and English at Lehi Jr. High and in later years was a librarian at the school.  She worked hard to instill in her students a desire for learning and community involvement. Throughout her life she looked for opportunities to help those in need to pursue their higher education goals and this scholarship, named after her, continues that commitment.

  • Must be a graduating senior from Skyridge (class of 2020)
  • Must complete and submit the application form – (Click on link for the application)
  • Must provide an official, current high school transcript.
  • Must submit one letter of recommendation from a high school teacher, administrator, coach, counselor, church leader, or employer.
  • Applications and all other required documentation may be scanned and emailed to Mrs. Morgan at [email protected] or they can be hand delivered to the Main Office from 8 am – 12 pm, Monday-Friday.
  • Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

The Randy Rummage Foundation weRstars Scholarship

Deadline: April 3, 2020    Amount: $750 to $1,000

  • Must be a graduating senior from Skyridge (class of 2020) 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)
  • 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.)
  • Applications and all other required documentation may be scanned and emailed to Mrs. Morgan at [email protected] or they can be hand delivered to the Main Office from 8 am – 12 pm, Monday-Friday.
  • Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

Lorraine Tea Pioneering Spirit Award

Deadline: April 13, 2020    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.
  • Applications are available online or in the Skyridge Career Center. Please visit the Career Center if you have any questions or need help with the application.
  • Applications need to be submitted to the Lehi Junior High Counseling Office by the deadline.

2020-2021 We the Students Essay Contest

Deadline: April 15, 2020     Amount: up to $7,500

  • Must be a United States citizens or legal resident and a student no older than 19 and no younger than 14 as of the end of the Contest Period who (1) attends school in the United States, one of its territories or districts, or an American Armed Forces School Abroad, and (2) who is in grades 8 -12 attending public, private, religious, or charter schools, or (3) enrolled in a GED or correspondence school program, or (4) attends a home school program.
  • Submit a 500-800 word essay on the topic: What does civil discourse mean to you?

Plan Ahead for College Costs Scholarship for 8th and 9th Graders

Deadline: April 15, 2020    Amount: $500

  • Entrants must be legal United States residents and residents of the state of Utah, attending 10th, or 11th grade at a Utah educational institution or legally recognized homeschool during the scholarship contest.
  • Only one entry per person is allowed.
  • To access the application, visit the new UHEAA Scholarship Website at CompleteScholarships.org
  • Complete the 2020 Plan Ahead for College Costs application – this includes submitting an essay about what inspires you to pursue education after high school.

Plan Ahead for College Costs Scholarship for 10th and 11th Graders

Deadline: April 15, 2020    Amount: $750

  • Entrants must be legal United States residents and residents of the state of Utah, attending 10th, or 11th grade at a Utah educational institution or legally recognized homeschool during the scholarship contest.
  • Only one entry per person is allowed.
  • To access the application, visit the new UHEAA Scholarship Website at CompleteScholarships.org
  • Complete the 2020 Plan Ahead for College Costs application. We’ll ask you to use the FAFAS4Caster or a college Net Price Calculator to estimate your college expenses and future financial aid, then write an essay about the steps you will take before senior year to financially prepare for college.

Skyridge High School PTSA Scholarship

Deadline: April 15, 2020       Amount: $100-$500

  • Must be a senior at Skyridge High School graduating in May 2020.
  • Must be a current Skyridge PTSA member (joined by December 1, 2019).
  • Must be entering college by Fall of 2020 (may defer for military or humanitarian/religious service).
  • Click on the above link for the application.
  • Applications and all other required documentation may be scanned and emailed to Mrs. Morgan at [email protected] or they can be hand delivered to the Main Office from 8 am – 12 pm, Monday-Friday.
  • Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

Fairbanks Orthodontics Scholarship

Deadline: April 17, 2020    Amount: $500

  • Must be a senior, graduating in 2020 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.
  • Click on the above link for the application.
  • Applications and all other required documentation may be scanned and emailed to Mrs. Morgan at [email protected] or they can be hand delivered to the Main Office from 8 am – 12 pm, Monday-Friday.
  • Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

The Jiffy Lube “Your Turn Behind the Wheel” Scholarship

Deadline: April 20, 2020    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.

National Tongan American Scholarship

Deadline: April 30, 2020    Amount: $100-$500

  • Must be a Utah resident of Tongan background.
  • Must submit completed application, high school transcript, SAR (Student Aid Report), and two letters of recommendation.

May

American College Foundation Visionary Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 1, 2020    Amount: $1000 $5,000

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled as a High School Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior (2023, 2022, 2021, or 2020); 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.
  • Must submit an unofficial high school transcript.
  • Application packet must be requested and can take up to two weeks to be delivered.

June

Steve Van Dyke Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2020     Amount: $2,000

  • The applicant must be a high school senior or college student.
  • The applicant must be the dependent son or daughter of a current, full-time commissioned law enforcement officer in the United States.
  • The recipient must attend an accredited community college or four-year college or university in the United States.
  • The recipient must be enrolled in a minimum of twelve (12) credit hours per semester.
  • The applicant must submit the official pdfUSDSA scholarship application, certified high school/college transcript, and signed media release.

From Classroom to Classroom Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, 2020    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 2020-2021 academic year. We will require proof of enrollment.
  • Intent to pursue an Education or closely related degree

Korean American Scholarship Foundation Western Regional Chapter

Deadline: June 30, 2020    Amount: $500-$5000

  • Applications open April 1, 2020
  • Must be of Korean heritage (i.e., have a Korean parent, grandparent, or great-grandparent, or be adopted from Korea). The Western region is not currently offering scholarships to non-Korean descendants of Korean War veterans.”
  • Will be a full time student at a school in one of the designated Western region states (Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington) during the 2020–2021 school year.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Can demonstrate need for financial assistance.
  • Proof of strong academic performance, leadership, and community service, if applicable.

July

Geneva Rock Scholarship

Deadline: July 1, 2020    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

AspenRidge Recovery Annual Scholarship

Deadline: August 1, 2020    Amount: $1,000

  • Open to anyone pursuing higher education that has either struggled with or been impacted by mental illness or substance abuse.
  • Students currently enrolled or enrolled in the upcoming semester at a college, university, or trade school in the United States must write 500 to 1,000 words on how mental health and/or substance abuse has impacted their lives.
  • Essays can be emailed to [email protected]
  • If you have questions about the AspenRidge Recovery Annual Scholarship submission process or the status of your submission, please email [email protected] or call (720) 513-2228.

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