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Grants for Undergraduate Research - Freshmen assisting Juniors and Seniors with their projects In Agriculture & Nutrition, Art & Design, Biology, CSIS, Economics & Finance, Honors Program, Hotel, Resort,& Hospitality Management, Integrated Engineering & Technology, Library, Mathematics, Nursing, Physical Science and Psychology.
Dr. Lynn White, UGRASP Director @ UGRASP@suu.edu
Phone: 435-865-8855


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Scholarships Listings

GE Reagan Foundation
High school seniors who demonstrate exceptional leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship are invited to apply for the 2018 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program. This program annually provides college-bound students with $10,000 renewable scholarships – up to $40,000 total per recipient – and supports them as they lead and serve in college and beyond.

Applications for the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program will be accepted online until January 4, 2018. Additional information, eligibility requirements, and a link to the application are available online. You may also follow us on Facebook.

Athnet Sports Recruiting is offering a $1,000 scholarship available to future college students who play or have played sports at the high school level. This year's high school seniors are eligible to apply if they will be attending college next year. See the website link (above) for more information.

Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship Fund (SWC) provides a scholarship each year for a Utah woman attending a four-year college outside Utah. The award is based on scholastic achievement, community involvement as well as personal and professional goals. The application process begins November 1 and ends March 1.

For exceptional Utah women only, attending a college or university outside the state of Utah.
·         Must be a resident of Utah at the time of application.
·         Must be a graduate of a Utah high school.
·         Must have a 3.8 or higher GPA (cumulative grade point average), including high school and college courses (if applicable) and high SAT/ACT scores.
·         Must provide proof of acceptance to a four-year college or university located outside the state of Utah.
·         Must demonstrate leadership abilities.
·         Must participate in extra-curricular school activities.
·         Must be involved in community affairs.

Note: Financial need is not a consideration.
 Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship Fund Application (Word) - Aug 2017 
Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship Fund Application (PDF) - Aug 2017

Each year Dixie Power awards $10,000 in scholarships to high school seniors.  Seniors must meet certain criteria and are asked to submit an essay, then they must be available for an interview if chosen as a finalist. 

In order to  apply for the scholarship, the senior ,must meet the following qualifications:

 ·        Applicant and family must be members/consumers of Dixie Power
·         Applicant must be attending a local high school
·         Applicant must be a high school senior on track for graduation, with a G.P.A. of 2.5 or higher (provide a copy of G.P.A.)
·         Applicant has not received a scholarship / award from Dixie Power in the past

Winners will be selected by a scholarship committee comprised of board members and other appointed individuals.  All applicants are notified of the scholarship committee’s decision approximately 45 days following the application deadline (Deadline October 31, 2017).

Download Application here

USCA’s Lynn Jensen Memorial Scholarship is now accepting scholarship applications. Please refer to the attached flyer for more details.

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Upcoming scholarships


Scholarship: Easy Scholarship: Share Tips to Help Friends Reduce Stress
Due Date: September 30


Scholarship: Don't Text and Drive Scholarship
Due Date: September 30


Scholarship: Return 2 College Scholarship Program
Due Date: September 30


Scholarship: AfterCollege Succurro Scholarship
Due Date: October 15


Scholarship: Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship
Due Date: October 27

Your local Jiffy Lube owners are offering two $6,500 scholarship awards and four $1,500 scholarship awards  to 6 local high school students– students simply have to write about “What Drives You?” – no grade point or test score requirements! 
Program Overview:
Six 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 videos. 
Students can apply directly online at: https://yourturn2apply.com
Deadline is:  March 19, 2018

Horatio Alger Scholarship. For students with significant financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Students may apply online August 1 - October 25, 2017.

WACE National Co-op Scholarship Program. More information at www.waceinc.org

Daniels Scholarship Program offers a 4-year college scholarship which can be used at any accredited nonprofit college or university in the U.S. More information at danielsfund.org

Elevate Pest Control in Utah is offering a $750 scholarship for 2017. The scholarship will be given to a graduating senior or college freshman from Utah. There are more details about the scholarship and its qualifications in the link listed below.

Walmart Golden Key Scholarship Application link

Attention PAST & PRESENT PATIENTS of Dr. Cody Wilson:
Dr. Wilson is offering THREE $350 scholarships to THREE graduating High School Seniors!*  Scholarships may be used at any college, university, or applied tech school of  your choice.
ESSAY THEME: “Why I plan to continue my education after high school.”
Essay deadline May 1, 2018
Submit by email to:  wwortho@gmail.com
Subject line:  Scholarship Essay
Include your full name, phone number, and name of high school you are attending.

Conway B. and Elaine W. Sonne Scholarship:   http://mountainwest.usu.edu/sonne.aspx (pdf file)
African-American Leadership Award:   http://mountainwest.usu.edu/africanamerican.aspx (pdf file)

Utah Association of Conservation Districts $750 Auxiliary Scholarship. The recipient will be a high school senior living in Beaver, Iron, Washington, Kane or Garfield County, who is pursuing a degree in an agriculture or natural resource science field. For more information about the Utah Association of Conservation Districts visit www.uacd.org. For questions or comment please contact:
Tyce Palmer, Resource Coordinator
UACD Zone 5

Link to Application Form

T.H. Bell Teaching Incentive Loan Program. For students interested in pursuing an education degree and teach in Utah public schools. More information here.

The UAEOP Judy Anderson Student Scholarship is designed to assist business education students who wish to continue their education and pursue office related careers, preferably in the educational field. The scholarship is valued at $500.
Application is available at www.uaeop.org. Click on Grow and Student Scholarship.

Valleywide Cooperative is offering a scholarship. Go to https://www.valleywidecoop.com/Giving-Back/Scholarships to fill out the application electronically. Talk to the counselors for more information.

OBODO: To enter all a student needs to do is tell us what they are bringing from their hometown to college and why it's important to them. Once a year we will award a $500 scholarship. Our scholarship is open to any high school students who will be attending college in the Fall semester. ABODO is all about helping students find housing and we wanted to help students further by offering this scholarship. Please take a look https://www.abodo.com/blog/high-school-scholarship

Involvement Scholarship
Needs Based
Alumni Legacy Resident Scholarship

A Las Vegas-based law firm is looking to give back to the community. As both partners at the firm are left-handed, they decided to offer a Left-Handed Scholarship for $1,500. Information about the scholarship and a link to the official rules and application form can be found here: http://p2lawyers.com/scholarship.

Lawyers Plus is offering a Right-Handed Scholarship! Information about the scholarship and the application can be found on the following webpage: http://www.lawyers-plus.com/scholarship/


The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program will provide full tuition, employment, employee benefits, fees, books, and room and board each year for up to 4 years to selected students pursuing a bachelor's degree at the following universities:

  • Alabama A&M University
  • Alcorn State University, Mississippi
  • Central State University, Ohio
  • Delaware State University
  • Florida A&M University
  • Fort Valley State University, Georgia
  • Kentucky State University
  • Langston University, Oklahoma
  • Lincoln University, Missouri
  • North Carolina A&T State University
  • Prairie View A&M University, Texas
  • South Carolina State University
  • Southern University, Louisiana
  • Tennessee State University
  • Tuskegee University, Alabama
  • University of Arkansas Pine Bluff
  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore
  • Virginia State University
  • West Virginia State University


The goal of the USDA/1890 National Scholars Program is to increase the number of minorities studying agriculture, food, natural resource sciences, and the related disciplines. National Scholars are required to study in the following or related disciplines.

  • Agriculture
  • Agricultural Business/Management
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Engineering/Mechanics
  • Agricultural Production and Technology
  • Agronomy or Crop Science
  • Animal Sciences
  • Botany
  • Food Sciences/Technology
  • Forestry and Related Sciences
  • Home Economics/Nutrition
  • Horticulture
  • Natural Resources Management
  • Soil Conservation/Soil Science
  • Farm and Range Management
  • Other related disciplines, (e.g. non-medical biological sciences, pre-veterinary medicine, computer science)

The Award
Scholarships are awarded annually and must be used at one of the 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities. Each award provides full tuition, as well as room and board, for the term of the scholarship. The scholarship may be renewed each year, contingent upon satisfactory academic performance and normal progress toward the bachelor's degree.

General Eligibility
To be eligible for the USDA/1890 National Scholars Program scholarship a student must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Have been accepted for admission or currently attending one of the nineteen 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities.
  • Study agriculture, food, natural resource sciences, or other related academic disciplines
  • Demonstrate leadership and community service
  • Submit an official transcript with the school seal and an authorized official's signature
  • Submit a signed application (original signature only)

Who Should Apply
The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program is available to high school seniors entering their freshman year of college and rising college sophomores and juniors.




The applicant shall:
a.    be a resident of Utah at the time of application
b.    have attended a high school or college in Utah
c.     provide proof of acceptance to a four-year college or university located outside of the state of Utah by April 1, 2017.
d.    have a 3.8 or higher GPA (cumulative grade point average), including high school and college courses (if applicable) and high SAT/ACT scores
e.    demonstrate leadership abilities
f.      participate in extracurricular school activities
g.    be involved in community affairs
Applications for the 2017-2018 university academic year must be completed and postmarked no later than March 1, 2017 to be considered.
Financial need is not a requirement for this scholarship.
All applicants shall be reviewed by the Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship Fund Committee (appointed by the P.E.O. Utah State Chapter executive board).
The application of the most highly qualified woman shall be sent to the trustees of the P.E.O. Foundation for final approval.

Griswold Home Care which is offering $1,000 scholarship for incoming and current college students. We’re trying to spread the word and encourage students to apply. I believe this scholarship is a good fit for your list of scholarships. You can get more information here: www.griswoldhomecare.com/scholarship/

Tobacco Free Life Scholarships. We award $8,000 in scholarships every year to students who share their stories of how quitting smoking helped them to change their lives and their views on how we can create a smoke-free world. It’s free to apply for everyone.
You can find more information at: tobaccofreelife.org/scholarship

University Tutor Scholarship Contest: http://www.universitytutor.com/scholarship-contest

Are you a senior young man or woman of Italian ancestry? The Women’s Italian American Civic League is offering a $1500 scholarship. They’re looking for students who excel in AND out of the classroom. Come to the counseling center for an application.

Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here: http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship

Seniors, if you are planning on attending SUU in the fall, the Sons of Utah Pioneers is offering a $2000 for those students with financial burdens. Applications are in the counseling center,. Take advantage of this generous scholarship!!

Seniors who are pursuing a degree in an agriculture or natural resource science field have a new scholarship offer. The Utah Association of Conservation Districts is offering a $750 scholarship.  Come into the counseling center for the application.

If you are a student who has been accepted to SUU, there is another scholarship available for you. The Cedar City Rotary Club scholarship application is now in the counseling center. One of the requirements is 50 community service hours. If you feel you meet this requirement, come see Robin Birmingham in the counseling center for an application.

Air Force ROTC Scholarships: http://www.afrotc.com/scholarships

Air Force Academy Scholarships: http://www.academyadmissions.com/the-experience/prep-school/falcon-foundation-scholarships/

The Utah Valley University Ambassador Program and UVU’s Center for the Advancement of Leadership is currently accepting applications for the Wolverine Ambassador LEAD Housing Scholarship. This scholarship consists of a 2/3rds housing supplement at Ventana Student Housing located across the street from UVU campus. The Wolverine Ambassador LEAD Program is a two-year program designed to shape students into becoming more effective leaders in whatever professional field they’ve chosen to pursue. As an Ambassador, students have the opportunity to not only serve as student recruiters for the school, but play an integral role in shaping the brand of the university throughout the state.
Applications are online at www.uvu.edu/leadership
Or come into the counseling center for more info.

APPLY FOR UVU’S COMPUTER ENGINEERING & COMPUTER SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP. Visit www.uvu.edu/fi nancialaid/ to apply. Questions? Email or call Dr. Afsaneh Minaie at minaieaf@uvu.edu or 801.863.6391.

Scholarship Helps:

Strategies for Applying for Scholarships


Reusable Scholarship Materials


Hints for a Successful Essay


Writing the Personal Statement


The American Legion has a website for scholarship and financial aid information. Go to www.legion.org/needalift

Government and leadership education program in Washington, D.C.
Are you a junior or senior involved in student government in the office of Student Body President, Vice President Secretary or Treasurer? How about a junior or senior who’s class president, vice president, secretary or treasurer? Are you on student council or a representative? If so, there will be 104 students selected nationally (2 from each state) for a week-long government and leadership education program in Washington, D.C. and a one time $5000 college scholarship. See the counseling center for details.

Moot Court Scholarship Flyer (link here)

American College Foundation Scholarships: http://americancollegefoundation.org/college_planning/about.aspx#linklanding

UEA Vocational Scholarships
These scholarships are offered to students statewide who are in alternative education schools or who are pursuing vocational schools after highscool. The Dixie Lodge is guarenteed at least two scholarships from the UEA.

Ladies of Elks Scholarship
The student must attend Dixie College and have completed two years of college course work as a high school student or as a college student.

Ann Wright
Scholarship chairperson
Elks Lodge #1743
(435) 656-9194

Legacy Awards
The student's parent or Grandparent must be a member of the Elks Lodge
Applications are due before the first week in February

Emergency Educational Grants
The student's parent or Grandparent must be a member of the Elks Lodge

The Daniels Scholarship
Students must be nominated by a designated Referral Agency (Pine View High School).
Application Web Site
Students may apply from September through December.
Applicants must be a resident of Utah, demonstrate financial need and receive a score of 17 or higher on ACT.
E-Mail: scholarselection@danielsfund.org
Phone Toll Free: (877) 791-4726

Lynn Jensen Memorial Scholarship
$500 Scholarship for high school seniors who plan to become a school counselor or public education teacher for Grades K-12. Requirements include a high school transcript, SAT or ACT scores, student achievement form, two letters of recommendation, essay about a school counselor, a photograph, release.
Application Web Page
Annette Whitaker

Principals Leadership Award Scholarship
Students are considered by nomination to honor outstanding student leaders across the country.

Sterling Scholar - Opportunities for recipients
To be selected as a Sterling Scholar nominee, public high school seniors must have extraordinary scholarship scores as well as service in leadership and community service/citizenship opportunities at their Utah public high school. The program is designed to recognize scholastic achievement in Utah public high schools. Students in the Washington County School District will work with the designated Sterling Scholar Coordinator to participate in the the application process.
Sterling Scholar Program

Miscellaneous Scholarships

African American Scholarships

All-ink.com College Scholarship Program

American Indian & Alaska Native Employee Assoc.

American Indian College Fund

American Legion College Financial Aid Handbook is online at www.legion.org/needalift
You will find Baseball scholarships, Boys State Information, Junior Shooting Scholarship, Oratorical, and Legacy Scholarships
You will also find a Samsung American Legion Scholarship for children (grandchildren or great grandchildren) of veterans and are delegates to Boys or Girls State.

The Art Institute
Various locations, deadlines, etc.

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund

Asian American Journalists Association

Association of American Indian Affairs

Black Student Fund

Capex (scholarship website)

Centennial Scholarship for Early Graduation Certificate
Seniors intending to complete early graduation
DEADLINE: advanced planning necessary; see counselor

Chicana/Latina Foundation

Congressional Hispanic Scholarships

Daughters of the American Revolution Essay Contest
Paperwork in Counseling Office

Duck Tape Scholarships

Evans Hairstyling College

Seniors!! If you are planning on going to Evans Hairstyling College after graduation, they have given us 2 $2000 scholarships to award to students who have applied to Evans!!  If you could use this $2000 and can verify you’ve applied, please see Robin Birmingham for details.

Friends of Libraries U.S.A.

Go College

Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Seniors with Hispanic heritage, 3.0 GPA

Horatio Alger Scholarship
Homeless and at-risk students are encouraged to visit the Horatio Alger Scholarship application online at www.horatioalger.org/scholarships to determine eligibility. Nearly 1000 scholarships will be awarded.

Humanist Essay Contest

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program

Jiffy Lube
There are two separate scholarship categories. The "your turn behind the wheel" award will be offered only to those students enrolled in driver education during the school year and the "Teen Driver" scholarship award is offered to all other eligible licensed teen drivers. Applications, guidelines and complete eligibility requirements can be found at www.yourturn2apply.com.

There is one overall $5000 recipient and one $1500 recipient in both categories. Requirements are a simple 500 word essay!!

John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest

Kaplan's My Turn Essay Contest

KFC Colonel’s Scholars
is looking for high school seniors with financial need and an entrepreneurial spirit to qualify for the KFC Colonel’s Scholars Program. Awards are up to $20,000 for tuition, fees, textbooks, room and board.  Go to www.kfcscholars.org for more information.

Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund

Minority Scholarships (link)

Montgomery GI Bill

Mountain America Credit Union

National Association of Black Journalists Scholarships

National Merit Scholarship Program

National Rifle Association

Sophomores and Juniors: The National Rifle Association is offering those in good academic standing a chance to participate in the National Youth Education Summit and compete for scholarships. Canyon View student, Michael Matheson, was accepted to the Summer 2010 program. If you’re interested, email YES@nrahq.org or call 1-800-672-3888 ext. 1342.

National Society of Black Engineers Scholarship

New Century Scholarship
Candidates must graduate from high school with an associate's degree and 3.0 GPA

NROTC Scholarship
Willing to serve in Navy, ACT scores of 22 Math 22 English or SAT of 520 Math 530 Verbal

Olene S. Walker Transition to Adult Living Scholarship

Post 911 GI Bill

Regents Scholarship

Rocky Mountain Gas Association (RMGA)

Offering graduating high school students one $4000 scholarship and two $2000 scholarships for the pursuit of a career in Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration (HVACR).  Application forms are available on the RMGA website: www.utrmga.org/scholarships.php.

SAE Engineering Scholarships
Junior and seniors; intention to major in engineering field, 3.5 GPA, 90th percentile scores math and verbal areas of SAT or ACT
DEADLINE: varies depending on scholarship

Scholarship America

Scholarships for Hispanics

Scripps New Generation Scholarship
Merit based


Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest

SUU Scholarships

SWATC Scholarship
Seniors, if you are interested in applying for an SWATC Scholarship, the application is available at: www.swatc.edu. Click on Students, then High School Students, then 2011-2012 Scholarship Application.

Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund

Toyota Scholarships

Tribal Colleges

Tylenol Scholarship

United Negro College Fund

US Bank Scholarships
Apply for one of 40 $1,000 scholarships

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce

The Utah Association of Educational Office Professionals
is offering a $500 scholarship for students planning a business office career. www.uaeop.org

The Utah Association of Independent Insurance Agents
is offering a minimum of three $1000 scholarships in 2011 to Utah high school seniors who have maintained at least a 3.0 GPA and are active in extra-curricular activities through their school, church, community or work.  Scholarships will be awarded to those students who are pursuing an insurance career or a business degree.  Applications are in the counseling office or at www.uaiia.org.

Utah Hispanic Business Leadership Foundation

Utah Navajo Trust Fund

Utah Scholarship Guide

Utah State Board of Regents' Scholarship

Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment Program

Walmart Foundation

Western Undergraduate Exchange

Westminster College

If you are planning on attending Westminster College, please see the counseling center regarding scholarship programs available.

Zinch Sweet-Diggity-Dawg Scholarship
*Current high school student
*GPA 2.0 +
*Have a Zinch.com profile (Zinch.com is a free scholarship website)
See http://www.zinch.com/scholarships/sweet-diggity-dawg-zinch-scholarship

Cappex.com College Search Engine/ Scholarship Search Engine


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