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December Scholarships

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December 15 – NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award – Seniors with strong academics, character, leadership and entrepreneurial spirit. All applicants must be nominated by a member of the National Federation of Independent Business 1-800-634-2669.  Information is available in the College/Career Center.  access code NIFB Applications will be available online beginning October 1, 2011 at  

Dec 20 - USCA Lynn Jensen Memorial ScholarshipSeniors $500 scholarship for a Senior planning to become a school counselor or public educator for Grades K-12. Requires transcript, SAT or ACT scores, two letters of recommendation, an essay and a photographetc. Applications are available online

December 21-  Regents' Scholarship (Application become available online November 21) - Seniors All Regents' Scholarship application materials are due by December 21, 2010 (to meet the priority deadline) or February 1, 2012 (to meet the final deadline). All documents must be postmarked by the deadline. Late documents are not accepted. Incomplete files not accepted. Applications available online

December 31 Hubbard’s Writers - Grades 9-12. Entries must be original works in English. All types of science fiction, fantasy, and horror with fantastic elements are welcome. Prizes from $500-$1,000, awarded quarterly Apply online

December 31 - Hubbard's Illustrators - Grades 9-12  Open to new science fiction and fantasy artists.  All judging is done by professional artists.  Cash grant of $500 each quarter.  Apply online

December 31 - American Legion Oratorical Contest -  Grades 9-12Competition to demonstrate knowledge of the U.S. Constitution.  Give an approximate 8 minute oration.  Request information online

December 31 - High School Inovator of the Year -  Seniors.  This scholarship recognizes students who have invented something noteworthy or improved a process that affects their fellow students, city, or community during their high school years.  Request information online

December 31 - Lead With Your Heart Scholarship-  SeniorsFor students who have dedicated their time in selfless service for the greater good in their community or beyond.   Request information

January Scholarships

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January 1 National Wild Turkey Federation Scholarship – Seniors Min. 3.0 GPA, pursuing degree at an accredited institution. Must support preservation of the hunting tradition and actively participate in hunting, sports, academics, leadership, and community involvement and be a NWTF member. Local winner minimum of $250, State $1,000, and National $10,000) Apply online

January 5- Visionary Scholarship ProgramFreshman, Sophomores, and Juniors encourages an early start in planning for college.  Apply online

January 5  - American Legion Oratorical Contest  - Grades 9-12  present a prepared oration (8-10 minutes in length) on an aspect of the Constitution of the United States with an emphasis on the duties and obligations of a citizen to our government.  Or talk (3-5 minutes in length) on an assigned topic from the list posted on  Competition held at 6:30 pm in the Orem City Chambers

January 13 - Society of American Military Engineers -Seniors The Great Basin Post of the Society of American Military Engineers invites high school seniors who are going to pursue an Engineering degree to apply.  Award amount $1800 Apply online 

January 13th Sign up for the -ACT Test to be given February 11. Sign up by 01/13/12 to avoid $21 late fee. You can still sign up until Jan 21 with a late fee.  The ACT is a required test for college admission and some scholarships.  Register online at  Cost is $33 for ACT without writing portion.  (BYU is recommending taking the writing portion but it is not required)  Fee waivers are available for those on free or reduced lunch. Our school code is 450-283.

January 7 - United States JCI Senate Scholarship – Seniors Financial contribution of applicant towards their own college education is an important consideration. Leadership positions and offices, memberships, honors and awards, and employment also considered. $1,000 grant used for educational expenses in the first year of full-time study. One scholarship awarded in Utah Apply online

January 7 - Alliance for Young Artists and Writers - Seniors -  Scholarship is awarded based on winning a competition based on submitted work.  Several categories are offered.  Apply online

January 7 - John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest – Grades 9-12 Write an essay no more than 1,000 words. Essays must describe how an elected official demonstrated political courage by addressing an issue at the local, state, or national level. $500-$5,000 Rules and application are available online

January 9 -ACLU Youth Activist Scholar – Senior  three $1,000 scholarships to eligible high school seniors who have demonstrated a strong commitment to civil liberties through some form of activism. Min. 3.0 GPA. The scholarship is applied toward their college education. $1,000 Apply online

January 10 – Army ROTC Scholarships - Seniors-Based on Leadership, scholarship, and extracurricular activities.   Apply online

January 9 - Weber State University Scholarship Deadline- Seniors Ogden, Utah Scholarships will be awarded based on grade point average and the date when the scholarship application is submitted. Since there are more students applying for scholarships than there are available funds, the earlier you apply the more competitive you will be in receiving a scholarship.  Check the website for more details and for a list of available scholarships.

January 10 - Burger King Scholarship- Seniors who have 2.5 GPA or higher, who will enroll full-time in an accredited school for the entire 2011-2012 year.  Go online to apply and for more information  

January 11 - Gates Millennium Scholarship - Seniors A scholarship established by Bill Gates for students that are African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American and a citizen/legal permanent resident of the US.  GPA 3.3.  Have demonstrated leadership abilities and participated in community service, extracurricular or other service.  Scholarships are renewable for five years at any US accredited college of their choice. Fill out the forms online at after you talk to Mr. Walker about being nominated.

January 14 – Asian Pacific Islander Organizations Scholarship - Seniors Students of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity. Award amounts range between $2,500 - $5,000 to over 200 first-year college students.  Information and applications are on available online

January 13 – National Multiple Sclerosis Society (Utah State Chapter) – Seniors Scholarships begin at $1000. Any student with multiple sclerosis or is a child of someone with MS. Applications online

January 15 – SAE Engineering Scholarships – Seniors who plan on enrolling in an engineering or computer science major program. There are many scholarships offered through this foundation. Check the website for the many scholarships and approved school programs. $1,000-$10,000 Apply online

January 15- Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship – Seniors who are U.S. citizens and are planning careers of service to the United  States in local, state, or federal government.   A one page essay, letters of recommendation, and SAT/ACT scores are required. Four scholarships worth $1,000 to $20,000, also other special awards.
Eugene C. Fish, Esquire, The Washington Crossing Foundation P.O. Box 503 Levittown, PA 19058-0503    (215) 949-8841  Applications are available online

January 15-Utah Elks Association Alternative/Vocational/Special Needs Scholarship - Seniors For students that are pursing a vocation or has special needs. Apply online under Youth Program/Scholarships   scroll down to application and instructions-PDF file.

January 15 - Phi Delta Kappa International Scholarship – Seniors who intended college major is education. Judged on academic standing, essay, letters of recommendation, school activity and community service. Award range $1,000-$5,000. Apply online Must be a PDK member, a child/grandchild of a member, or have letter of recommendation written by a Kappan.

January 15 - The Spirit of Ann Frank Scholarship – Grades 9-12 Must be postmarked by Jan 15. Recommended for applicants to have read The Diary of a Young Girl. Personal essay, two letters or recommendation. Award range $1,000-$10,000 Apply online

January 15 - Create-A-Greeting Card Contest - Grades 9-12 Applications are now available online or mail-in submission of design. One $10,000 prize awarded.

January 15 - Education Is Freedom, - Seniors $2,000 scholarships for students who have shown academic promise and leadership, but whose families cannot afford tuition and whose grades do not qualify them for traditional scholarship programs. Apply online at

January 16 -National Honor Society Scholarship - Seniors The National Honor Society Scholarship program is a nomination process. Students cannot apply but must be nominated through their high school National Honor Society chapter. Nomination forms cannot be sent to students or parents but must be obtained through the high school NHS Chapter Adviser. If you are a high school senior, a member in good standing of your school's National Honor Society chapter, and wish to be considered for nomination, contact your local high school NHS Chapter Adviser. For details visit    

January 26  - Wildcat Welcome Day  - Senior  with an admissions index score of 105 or above, come from 8:30 am – 12:30 pm or 4:30 – 6:30 pm to get and accept a scholarship offer to Weber State University.  Take a guided tour, explore majors and programs at WSU, and get questions answered.  You must first fill out the application online at, pay $30 application fee, and submit Transcripts and ACT/SAT scores. 

January 28 - Ronald McDonald Scholarships Program – Seniors Scholarships given by Ronald McDonald Charities. 4 different scholarships available for scholars, Asian, African-American, and Hacer (Hispanic/Latino) minimum 2.7 GPA

January 30 - ACT Poster Concept Contest - Open to high school students. ACT wants to encourage students to tap into their creativity and possibly qualify for scholarship through the national ACT Poster Contest.  Awards range for $1,000 to $5,000.  Information and applications online

January 30 - Utah Association of Educational Office Professionals ScholarshipSeniors Offered to students planning a business office type career. Please read application thoroughly. Award amount $500.  Apply online

January 31 –Navy-Marine ROTC Scholarships – Seniors Based on Leadership, scholarship, and extracurricular activities.  Award amount includes: Tuition, book allowance, fees, plus monthly stipend. Up to $180,000 Apply online

January 31 – McKelvey Foundation ScholarshipSeniors Scholarship not based on academic achievement or financial need.  Applicant must own and operate a genuine business for at least one year, non-profits are eligible.  Have at least one paid employee. Go to any 4 year college within the 50 states. Fifty $10,000 scholarships. Apply online at

January 31 – Discover Card Tribute Award Scholarship – Juniors with a 2.75 GPA or better and demonstrate accomplishments in these areas: Special talents, leadership, obstacles overcome, and community service. Awards range $2,500 to $25,000

January 31 – EnergySolutions Foundation Scholarship – Sophomores who want to go into Math, Engineering, or Science.  Online

January 31 – Papa John’s Scholarship- Seniors  for students with a 2.5 GPA. Students that are motivated to continue their education.

January 31– U of U Chicano – Seniors Students planning on attending University of Utah. Need to have lived in Utah for five or more years. Financial need. Involvement in the Chicano/Latino community. Check website of more details and other scholarships online

January 31 - BSA Eagle Scout – Senior Boys  For Eagle Scouts who are graduating and entering college the year of application min. ACT score of 28, leadership in scouting. Applications are in the Eagle Scout packet or available at the Scouting office. $5,000-$40,000 2011 Applications will be posted online


January 31 - Sam Walton Community Scholarship -  Seniors who have at least a 2.5 GPA and have taken the ACT or SAT, has financial need, must be a full time freshman fall 2011, and be a US citizen or permanent resident.  Cannot be a Wal-Mart Associate or the dependent of one.  Must be submitted online by 5:00 pm central time.  One time $3,000 Scholarship.  Apply online

February Scholarships

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SAT Sign up by 2/11/2011 to avoid $23 late fee Recommended for Juniors and Seniors sign up online Cost is $45 Test will be given March 12, 2011 Check your school of choice to see if they require the SAT.

February 1-  Regents' Scholarship Application final application date - Seniors  All documents must be postmarked by Feb. 1st.  Late documents are not accepted. Incomplete files will not be reviewed. Visit the website and become familiar with requirements

February 1- AXA Achievement Community Scholarship  375 Scholarships worth $2,000 each are available.  Applications are available online at

February 1 - Society of Exploration Geophysicists Scholarship Program - Seniors- Students with interest in and aptitude for Physics,  Mathematics, and Geology, who intend to pursue a career in exploration Geophysics or a closely related field such as physics, geology or earth or environmental science.  A student in need of financial assistance will be  considered; however, the competence of the student is given first consideration. Awards range  $500-$14,000 per year.   

February 1 - BYU Admission and Scholarship Deadline – Seniors  Provo, Utah. Applications found online  $35 application fee (current applications available in October).

February 1 - Thomas S Monson (BYU) – Seniors who have minimum 3.85 GPA and ACT 33 or higher, must complete a separate written application. One and one-half time LDS tuition for 8 semesters.

February 1 - USU-College of Eastern Utah Scholarship Deadline – Seniors Price, Utah  Check individual departments for additional scholarships.  Open enrollment, $35 application fee. Apply online

February 1 - Southern Utah University Final Scholarship Deadline –Seniors Cedar City, Utah  Final scholarship applications due.  Apply early for academic scholarships, they are given until the funds are gone.  Admissions deadline May 1, $40 application fee.  Check individual departments for departmental scholarships.  Apply online

February 1 - Snow College Scholarship Deadline – Seniors Ephraim, Utah Apply online Open enrollment, $30 application fee.  

February 1 - Utah Valley University Scholarship Deadline and First Priority Admissions Deadline – Seniors Orem, Utah. Admissions deadline August 15, application fee $35. Admission application online

February 1 - University of Utah Final Scholarship Deadline – Seniors  Salt Lake City, Utah. Apply as early as possible.  For  departmental scholarships speak directly to department; their deadlines vary and may be earlier that Feb 1st.  Apply online Final Admissions deadline April 1, $45 application fee.

February 1- First Scholars Scholarship - Seniors  if you are the first-generation college student (parents didn't continue education after high school) and are enrolled at the University of Utah full-time for the 2011-2012 school year.  20 scholarships will be awarded at $5,000 each year for up to 3 years.  It also includes on campus room and board.  For more information and to apply go to

February 1 - Ambassador (Weber State University) – Seniors Full tuition, fees, and stipend each semester. Great people skills, positive attitudes, and strong leadership skills required to help in the Student Recruitment Office. Apply   must be received by February 1st 

February 1 – Westminster – Achievement Award – Seniors  Salt Lake City  Apply online

February 1- ESA Foundation Scholarships – Seniors Over 20 scholarships are available. Awards range from $500 - $5000. Check website for details.  Apply online

February 1- USU Legacy Scholarship Utah State University  Seniors $1000 cash award for a child or grandchild of USU alumni who will be attending USU. Senior needs to have at least a 19 on the ACT and a 2.5 GPA. $1,000  Apply online

February 1- UVU Leadership Scholarship Utah Valley University – Seniors - Housing Scholarship for students interested in leadership training and opportunities.  Approximate worth $2000 -  Apply online -

February 1- Heber J. Grant Scholarship – Senior attending BYU-Idaho.  See website for qualifications.  Two-semesters, half-tuition.  Apply online

February 1– "Camp Rising Sun"International Leadership Camp- Freshman and Sophomores (birthday must fall between June 1, 1995 and June 1, 1997) This is an International Leadership camp held in Rhinebeck, NY, June 26-August 13, 2011.  Cost is completely covered by the foundation. 

February 1  -  National Peace Essay Contest - Grades 9-12  write an essay on one of the topics listed on the website.  Each state will have one $1,000 winner.  National winners will receive up to $10,000.  Visit online

February 1  -  Blake Driggs Scholarship - Senior -  For a student who is deaf or hearing impaired who plans on attending the University of Utah.  Visit online

February 1  -  Elks Legacy Scholarship - Senior -  For a student whose parents or grandparents are Elks Lodge members.  Worth $1000-$4000. Visit online

February 1 - Summit County USU Alumni Legacy Scholarship - Seniors - Scholarship for children of a Utah State University Graduate - Visit online

February - Sammy/Milk does a body good - Seniors Athletic directors, coaches, principals, teachers, guidance counselors, parents and relatives are encouraged to nominate a student-athlete for the 2010 SAMMY Award.  Additionally, all high school senior athletes can apply.  Deadline March 4   Apply online on the following link

February 2 - Toshiba/NSTA Exploravision Awards -Grades 7-12 Teams of 2 to 4 science students work together to explore the background of a present day invention, how it works and its impact. Teams are also asked to predict what the invention they have chosen will be like 20 years from now. Award amount U.S. savings bonds–First Place $10,000; Second Place $5,000. Information and applications available online

February 3 - Culinary Scholarship - Best Teen Chef Competition - $4000 scholarship for winner and $1000 scholarship for 2nd place in the competition.  For more information click on the following link:

February 4 - American Physical Society Minority Scholarships - Seniors - Any African-American, Hispanic, or Native American U.S. citizen who is majoring or plans to major in Physics is qualified to apply. Award: $2,000 for new scholarship recipients, and $3000 for renewal scholarship recipients.  Funds to be used for educational expenses including educational materials, tuition, room, and board. $500 awarded to each College Physics department that hosts one or more APS minority  undergraduate. Contact: APS Minority Scholarship American Physical Society One Physics Ellipse Park, MD 20740-3844 (301) 209-3232 Applications can be downloaded after Nov. 30

February 6 - American Foreign Service Association Scholarship – Seniors U.S. citizen. Dependent of Foreign Service employee. Min. GPA 2.0 Essay on designated topic 750 to 1,000 words. $2,500.  Apply online

February 7 - Women's Italian-American Civic League – Seniors Utah seniors with Italian ancestry may apply. Award is based on 40% ACT scores, 40% academics, 20% extracurricular/service. Award $1,000 Apply online

February 8 - KFC Colonel's Scholars - Seniors Earn a minimum GPA 2.75, enroll in a public college or university within their state of legal residence, plan to pursue a bachelor’s degree, be a US citizen or legal resident.  Demonstrate financial need. Awards are up to $20,000.   Apply online or call toll-free 1-866-KFC-7240   

February 10 - Susan G. Komen Breat Cancer Foundations Scholarship - Seniors Must be a child of a parent who has died of cancer and plans to attend a state supported school in Utah. Award amount up to $10,000.  Apply online

February 11 - American Meteorological Society Scholarship - Seniors Applicants must plan to pursue career in Atmospheric or related Oceanic Hydrology Sciences. Based on academics, ACT or SAT score, recommendation, and written essay. Two year scholarships for $5,000. Contact: Donna Sampson  (617) 227-2426 ext. 246 Download application

February 11 – Bezox Scholars Summer Program - Juniors -  A week in July, 2011 in Aspen, Co.  all-expense-paid. Scholarship to participate in seven power-packed days of special events and roundtable discussions with international leader, acclaimed thinkers, policy makers and artists who attend the Aspen Ideas Festival.   Apply online

February 12  - SLCC’s Hispanic/Latino (a) High School College Day  - Hispanic Seniors  who are interested in attend Salt Lake Community College are invited to attend the 5th Annual “Empowering Latino (a)  Youth Towards Higher Education”.  It begins at 9:00 am at  the Taylorsville Redwood Campus.  Register online at  by February 2nd

 February 15  - SLCC’s Mulit-Ethnic Financial Aid Night  - 5:30 pm in the Student Center Oak Room, 4600 S. Redwood Road.  Call 801-957-4659 if you have any questions.

February 15  - AFA Teens for Alzheimer Awareness Scholarship  - an essay competition for college-bound students. Annual scholarship application deadline: February 15. A grand-prize winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship; the first runner-up, $500; and second runner-up, $250.  For full information go to the following link:

February 15 AXA Community Scholarship – Seniors U.S. citizens, demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in an activity in school, the community, or the workplace. Be recommended by an adult professional. $2000 scholarships.  Apply online

February 15  - Girl's State- American Legion  - Junior Girls  with leadership, good character, citizen of the United States.  Judged on written application.  One week leadership conference held June 6th - 11th, 2011 on the SUU campus in Cedar City. Opportunity to receive 3 college credits in Political Science and a possible scholarship to SUU.  Cost $350.  See Mr. Walker for application

February 15 - USA Funds Access to Education ScholarshipsSeniors Scholarship designed to help lower income students gain access to a higher education. Up to 50 percent will be targeted to ethnic minority or disabled students. Scholarship based on past academic performance, leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, career aspirations and unusual personal or family circumstances. Award amount $1,500 Apply online

February 15 - BYU – George Hansen Fellowship 
 Seniors  Must be enrolled as a geology, environmental geology, earth and space education, or engineering geology major, and maintain 3.3 GPA or higher.  See Mrs. Shipp in the counseling office.  

February 15 - Best Buy Scholarship –
 Grades 9– 12 Volunteer service, solid academic performance. 1,000 scholarships awarded nationally. Financial need is not considered. Min. GPA 2.5. $1,500 Apply online only

February 15 - Imagine Your Future In Agriculture - Seniors from a family actively engaged in production agriculture that plans to pursue a career in agriculture.  3 scholarships available.  Apply online

February 15  - National FFA Scholarships – Seniors Many different scholarships from $1000 - $1500  available with just one application. You do not have to be a FFA member to apply.  online

February 15  - National Co-op Scholarships – Seniors Must attend a national Co-op institution to qualify for this scholarship.  Co-op Institutions are Colleges that work with business enterprises in a cooperative process.  Essay is required.  Apply onliine

February 16 - Best Buy Scholarships -Grades 9-12 Good grades + community service are needed.  1,200 scholarships of  $1,000 each.    Apply online 

February 18 - Narratives of bravery & hope: embracing diversity in Utah -Grades 7-12 Tell your story in writing or in a video (max 500 words or 3 minutes) $1,000 two middle school and three high school awards.  Apply online 

February 19 - American Kennel Club – Seniors U.S. citizen, applicant’s need, academic achievement and essay on experience and interest in purebred dogs. Financial need, academics.  Apply online  $1,000-$5,000.

February 20 - Vegetarian Resource GroupSeniors Applicants will be judged on having shown compassion, courage, and a strong commitment in promoting a peaceful world through a vegetarian diet/lifestyle.  Must submit an essay on how you have promoted vegetarianism in your school. Two $5,000 scholarships. Apply online at 

February 24 - Great West Division, Inc. Cancer Survivor ScholarshipSeniors  - Scholarship offered to young cancer survivors.  Pick up applications in Coach Walker's Office.  

February 28 - Lowes –Seniors - Min. GPA 3.25, academics, leadership, community involvement or work experience. $2,500 Apply online

February 28  - CTE Scholarship and Tuition Awards  - Senior  seeking an associate’s degree or to be school teachers in CTE areas.  105 scholarships available for one year of college or ATC tuition.  Online 

February 28  - Girls going Places  - Girls 12-18 yrs. old -  for girls who demonstrate entrepreneurship and are taking the first steps toward financial independence.  Online information and application

March Scholarships

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March 1 - Symantec Software Scholarship –Grades 9 - 12 Scholarship will be awarded at the regional science fair in March. Applicant needs to create and enter a science project that involves computer software into a regional Utah science fair. Award $10,000 Apply online

March 1 - U of U-Thatcher Company Scholarship in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering –Seniors - four year, full tuition plus books beginning his or her freshman year at the University of Utah and majoring in chemistry or pre-chemical engineering.  Must maintain 3.0 GPA.

March 1 - U of U Freshman in Science and Mathematics  - Seniors-  Freshman majoring in biology, chemistry, math, or physics awards of $1,000.  Applications are available online

March 1 - U of U Freshman in PreArt Major  - Seniors-  Freshman majoring in preArt.  A two semester full tuition scholarship.  Details are found at 

March 1 - AWeber Email Marketing Scholarship - 500 word essay contest on email marketing as a communication tool.  $1,000 scholarship.  Info at:

March 1 - Dish Satellite TV Scholarships - 500 word essay on a topic such as changes in broadcast news due to the internet or the quality of TV programming today.  $1,000 scholarship.  Info at:

March 1 - Check ‘n Go Money Management Scholarship - 300-500 word essay contest on how to manage money and what one needs to know to be an effective money manager.  $1,000 scholarship.  Info at: 


March 1 - Rigid Lifelines Fall Protection Scholarship Essay Contest  - 500-1000 word essay contest on work safety and fall prevention.  $1,000 scholarship.  Info at:

March 1 -Dream Weber (Weber State University) Seniors Dream Weber is a program that provides free tuition to students whose annual household income is $25,000 or less.  The program uses a combination of federal and state financial aid and money given to the University from generous donors.  The purpose of the program is to help individuals complete a college degree. Apply online

March 1 - U of U ACCESS – Senior Girls Interested in science or mathematics, attend 7 week summer course designed to introduce students to the university level of science and mathematics. Comes with a $3500 award that doesn't conflict with other merit scholarships. Apply online

March 1 - Utah Chapter Of The Society Of Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters -Seniors Based on academics and optional financial need.  Must be majoring in finance, business, or insurance.  Finalists will be asked to attend a personal interview. Award amount $1,000. Download application at

March 1- Wal-Mart/Sam Walton Community Scholarship Program –Seniors that are an employee of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Based on financial need, academic record, ACT/SAT scores, community service, extracurricular involvement and work experience.  Awarded quarterly.  Apply online 

March 1 - Snow College Student Ambassadors - Seniors admitted to Snow College Three easy steps to apply for Leadership Scholarship. 1- Officially be admitted to Snow 2- Complete the applications and prepare a resume. Submit to Snow College. 3 - Call and schedule an interview appointment. Each ambassador receives up to a 2-year scholarship plus leadership training.   Apply online

March 1 - UVU Latino Educators of Tomorrow - Grades 9-12 for students considering a career in educationSummer program held on the UVU campus where students can earn 5-6 college credits at no cost.  June 27-August 12, 2011.  For more information, contact Axel Ramirez 801-863-8091 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

March 1 - UVU Latino Hospitality Leaders of Tomorrow - Grades 9-12 for students considering a career in hospitalitySummer program held on the UVU campus where students can earn 5-6 college credits at no cost.  June 27-August 12, 2011.  For more information, contact Doug Miller 801-863-8106.

March 1 - UVU Latino Scientists of Tomorrow -Grades 9-12 for students considering science careers Summer program held on the UVU campus where students can earn 5-6 college credits at no cost.  June 27-August 12, 2011.  For more information, contact Danny Horns 801-863-8582. 

March 1 - Dixie State College Scholarship Deadline –SeniorsSt. George  Apply online Open enrollment, $35 application fee.

March 1 -LDS BusinessCollege Scholarship Deadline –Seniors Salt Lake City Apply online Open enrollment, $35 fee.

March 1 -Salt Lake Community College Scholarship Deadline – Seniors Salt Lake City  Apply online Open enrollment, $40 application fee.

March 1 - Westminster College Scholarship Deadline –Seniors Priority deadline/Exemplary Achievement Award deadline February 15. Rolling enrollment, $50 application fee. Apply online

March 1 - University of Utah "Top 10 Scholarship"– SeniorsThe students in the top 10% of their class will be guaranteed admission and receive $1,000 for their first year at the U of U. Applicants will be allowed to accept only one scholarship from U of U.

March 1- Susan W. Coda P.E.O. Sisterhood Scholarship – Senior Girls onlyMust be accepted to a college or university outside of Utah, have a 3.8 or higher GPA, high ACT scores, demonstrate and participate in community service, and extra-curricular activities. $4,000. Applications are available in the Counseling Center, see Mr. Walker.

March 1 - American Chemical Society Scholarship – SeniorsLooking for minority students who will be pursuing a chemistry degree. Awards are up to $5000. (African American, Hispanic and American Indian) Awards up to $5,000 renewable. Apply online

March 1 - NSPE Scholarship -Seniors to Promote Diversity in Engineering is awarded annually to a high school senior from an ethnic minority who has been accepted into an ABET-accredited engineering program at a four-year college or university. The scholarship is awarded in two disbursements of $2,500 each at the beginning of the fall and spring semesters of the freshman year. Apply online

March 1 - Marriott Scholars Program -Latino Seniors - financial support of up to $9000 per year for four years cor on-going career guidance and mentoring by Marriott hotel managers and corporate executives.  For full information and application procedures go to,pageID.156/default.asp

March 4- Sammy/Milk does a body good - Seniors Athletic directors, coaches, principals, teachers, guidance counselors, parents and relatives are encouraged to nominate a student-athlete for the 2010 SAMMY Award.  Additionally, all high school senior athletes can apply.  Final deadline March 4   Apply online

March 4 - Mountain America Scholarship/UPEA (Utah Public Employee Association)- Seniors The Utah Public Employees' Association is currently accepting applications for the following scholarship:  Three- $1,000 scholarships sponsored by Mountain America Credit Union.  You must be a member of both MACU and UPEA.  Applications my be mailed, faxed or hand delivered to the UPEA office.  Applications available online: 

ACT Test Sign up by 3/4/2011 to avoid $21 late fee Seniors and juniors-Required test for college admission and some scholarships. Test will be given April 9, Cost is $32 for ACT without writing portion.  (No colleges in Utah require the writing portion)  Fee waivers are available for those on free or reduced lunch. 

March 5  - Uof U 2011 Bioscience High School Summer Research Program  - Juniors and Seniors  who are interested in Biology Research.  From June 13 to Aug. 5 receive a two week intensive laboratory course then spend six weeks working with a research biologist at the University.  A small stipend of $500 is provided.  See Mrs. Shipp in counseling for an application.

March 7  - SUU’s Governor’s Honor Academy  - Juniors - who are leaders and scholars are invited to attend a ten-day program from June 22- July 1, 2011 at Southern Utah University.  Those who do attend will receive a 4 year scholarship to SUU.  Leadership conference worth 6 college credits - Cost is $900.  Information and application online:

 March 12 - US Bank Internet Scholarship Program - Seniors-Us Bank will award up to thirty $1.000 scholarships.  Must attend an accredited two or four year college in the fall.  Recipients are selected through random drawing. Apply online

March 14 - Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards –Seniors Many youth awards available to apply for: Academic, Community, Engineering & Mathematics, Healthcare, Journalism, or Sports. Register online and create an account number to be put on all paperwork submitted. Apply online

March 15  -  Joe Rhoads Scholarship - Seniors who plan to major in engineering at an accredited program in Utah, who got at least 30 in math, and a 26 in English on the ACT.  $1,000 award.  Application online

March 15 - Kohl’s Kids Who Care Scholarship(ages 6-18)Available to students who have contributed to the community by performing volunteer services. Students must be nominated online from 2/1/10 to 3/15/10.   Apply online

March 15 - Hispanic College Fund - Seniors- must be US citizen of Hispanic background with financial need.  Applications for multiple scholarships available online

March 15 - USU Dept. of Mathematics Scholarships - Seniors- must complete an application form and several other items.  Several scholarships are available.  For full description of application procedures go to aid

March 15 - Dr. Paul L Carmichael Scholarship - Seniors- must complete an application form and several other items.  2 scholarships are available for $ 250. For full application procedures see Mr. Walker in the counseling office.

March 15  - SLCC’s Pacific Islander “Knowledge is Power” conference 9:00 am- 2:00 pm in the Oak Room in the Student Center at the SLCC’s Taylorville Campus, 4600 S. Redwood Road.  To register

March 15 - CPCU Society Scholarship - Seniors - 3-$1000  - Major in business, finance or insurance.  Apply online

March 16 -Renaissance Hair Design –16 years and older Renaissance Academe de Hair Design awards scholarship up to $2000.  Awards are made at the discretion of the scholarship committee and are based on application, personal essay, goals, activities and letters of recommendation.  .  Students must hold a high school diploma, GED or approved school training agreement and be a minimum of 16 years of age.  Applicants must apply for admission at Renaissance Academe de Hair Design in Provo, Utah, complete the scholarship application, write a well-constructed essay, compile a list of volunteer work or activities, two letters of recommendation, prepare a "goal statement" and meet all deadlines. Contact:  Jaida Renzello or Many Humphrey (801) 373-2887 Renaissance Academe de Hair Design 227  West 1230 North Provo, Utah 84601

March 16 - USPE Seniors Utah Society of Professional Engineering. Engineering major at an ABET accredited school. Based on activities, honors, min GPA 3.5 ACT 30/math 26/English $1,000 award.  Apply online

March 19 - Engineering State at Utah State University - Juniors (summer between Jr and Sr year)with a strong interest in math, science, or technology or interested in becoming engineers or pilots.  Held on the USU campus June.7-10, 2010.  Open to the first 250 qualified applicants.  Activities include engineering challenge sessions and projects, all meals, lodging at Utah State, and other activities, including several social events.  More information and applications available

March 17  - MaxPreps Citizen Athlete Award  - Grades 9-12 athletes who are model citizens in all areas of life including community service, academics, athletics, and school involvement.  Must participate on a sports team covered by MaxPreps.  $2,500 scholarships awarded to the top 5 young men and top 5 young women in the country.  Apply online

March 20 - The Ayn Rand Institute:  Essay Contest - 8th, 9th and 10th Graders Awards up to $2000.  Online   

March 23 -YouthLINC -Seniors - 1-$5000, 3-$1000 - Utah resident, who excels at helping others, giving back to his or her community. $1,000-$5,000 Apply online

March 25 – Robert C. Byrd Scholarship - Seniors from the Utah State Office of Education. Open field of study to a college/university of choice. Min. GPA 3.7 min. ACT 25 $1,500 scholarship for the first year, may be renewable. Information and application online 

March 28 - T.H. Bell Career Teaching Loan/Scholarship – Seniors from the Utah State Office of Education for those pursuing a teaching degree with plans to teach in Utah public schools for a term equal to the number of years for which the loan was received. Four-year full tuition available. Once the student teaches in Utah then the loan is forgiven. Application online   or see Mr. Walker in the counseling office.

March 29  - QuestBridge-- Juniors Provides awards that equip outstanding low-income high school juniors with the knowledge necessary to compete for admission to top-ranked colleges. All expenses paid for college summer school programs, conference, campus visits. Individualized college admissions counseling is also available.  Apply online

March 31 - Utah Assoc. of Independent Ins. –Seniors Three scholarships available. One for insurance career and the other two for students pursuing insurance or business degrees. Based on 3.0 GPA, extracurricular activities, and essay. Apply online   $1,500 or $2,000

March 31 - NFB National Federation for the Blind – Seniors Students who are blind or visually impaired. Apply online $3,000-$13,000 State scholarships also available $500 - $1,000

March 31 - Law Enforcement Exploring Scholarships – Seniors seeking a career in criminal law or law enforcement. There are at least 4 different types of scholarships offered ranging from $500 - $1000. Apply online

March 31 -Jackie Robinson Foundation's Scholarship Program –Seniors  Scholarships up to $7500 available. Minority seniors who show leadership potential and demonstrate financial need may apply. Apply online

March 31 - American Cancer Society Survivor Scholarship -Seniors – cancer survivorFinancial need, community service, Min GPA 2.5, Essay. Apply online

March 31 - Janice M Scott Memorial Scholarship FundSeniors  This scholarship is awarded in honor of Mrs. Janice Marie Scott who was a victim of the attacks by terrorists on September 11, 2001. She was among the 125 individuals that were killed in the Pentagon when terrorists took over and crashed American Airlines Flight 77 into that building on the morning of September 11, 2001. As a result, the family members of Mrs. Scott created the Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund in October 2001 to honor her legacy. There are six $2,500 scholarship and one $20,000 scholarship for academic excellence. Required qualification/eligibility: US citizen or permanent resident; GPA 2.5 or higher; High School Seniors who must matriculate at a US accredited four-year college or university full time during the 20010-2011 School Year; Demonstrated leadership abilities through participating in community services, extra curricular or other activities.  Application available online

 March 31 - Truman D. Picard Scholarship (Native American or Alaskan Natives)  – Seniors You must be pursuing an education in natural resources to qualify. To be considered for the award, you must submit a letter of application (no more than two pages in length) demonstrating the following: interest in natural resources; commitment to education and community/culture; academic merit; and financial need. To apply, the award also requires that you submit a resume, three letters of reference and validated enrollment in a federally recognized tribe or Native Alaska corporation as established by the U.S. government. If you are a high school senior, you will also need to provide documented proof of application to an institution of higher education for study in the area of natural resources. For Native American/Alaskan students pursuing higher education and studying natural resources Applications are now available online .