PCSD

Scholarship Opportunities

Note: Some of the deadlines listed above are estimates. Please verify all due dates and eligibility requirements carefully. Most scholarships are for seniors unless noted otherwise. Make sure your applications are complete and are in by the deadlines.

ScholarshipDue DateKey InformationWebsite
OWATC ScholarshipSeptemberOgden-Weber Applied Tech College. Based on educ/community achievements.owatc.edu
QuestBridge National College MatchSeptemberFull 4-yr scholarships to the nation's best colleges & univ. for talented students.www.questbridge.org/students/a
pplication_information.html
Shout it out Scholarship 2011SeptemberEssay required - 5 at $1,000scholarshipexperts.com
Wendys Heisman ScholarshipOctoberOnline application. Must have a "B" average & play one of 32 listed sports.www.wendysheisman.com/
Outstanding Students of AmericaOctoberEssay topic: "Why I feel I deserve this scholarship." Also need resume/bio.www.outstandingstudentsofameri
ca.com
Horatio Alger Utah Scholarship OctoberMust have critical financial need & have overcome great adversity.www.horatioalger.org/scholarsh
ips/apply.cfm
Coca-Cola ScholarshipsOctoberOnline application for seniors. Must have 3.0 GPA.www.coca-colascholars.org
Schering-Plough Will to WinNovemberFor seniors with asthma and GPA > 3.5 Awards given in five different categories.www.schering-ploughwilltowin.c
om/termsConditions.asp
National Eagle Scout ScholarshipNovemberOne award is for leadership, the other is merit/need based & more rigorous.www.nesa.org/scholarships.html
Siemens Competition ScholarshipNovemberTeam or individual science project with research report & abstract.www.collegeboard.com/siemens/i
ndex.html
Bennington Young Writers CompetitionNovemberOnline submission of original poetry, fiction or nonfiction.www.bennington.edu/news_bennyo
ungwriter.asp
VFW Patriot's Pen Essay ContestNovemberTopic: "When is the right time to honor our Military heroes".www.vfw.org/index.cfm?fa=cmty.
leveld&did=151
VFW Voice of Democracy EssayNovemberTopic: "Does America still have Heroes"www.vfw.org/index.cfm?fa=cmty.
leveld&did=150
US Senate Youth ProgramNovember2 student council participant from each state. Program runs March 7 - 14, 2011.www.hearstfdn.org/ussyp/pdf/US
SYP_Brochure_2011.pdf
ACLU Student Activist ScholarshipNovemberMust have a passion for civil liberties & a 3.0-4.0 GPA.www.acluutah.org/scholarship.h
tm
Prudential Spirit of Community AwardsNovemberVolunteer award for 1 high school & 1 junior high school student per state.www.prudential.com/spirit
Intel Science Talent SearchNovemberDownloadable 11-page information booklet and 13-page entry packet.sciserv.org/sts/
Passion for FashionNovemberTuition scholarships for Fashion Design/ Marketing @ The Art Institutes.www.artinstitutes.edu/Admissio
ns/PassionForFashion.aspx
First Freedom Student CompetitionNovemberSponsorship required from English/History teacher. For 9 - 12th graders.www.firstfreedom.org/education
/students.html
Americanism Essay ContestDecemberFor students in grades 7-12. Must be sponsored by an FRA member.www.fra.org/Content/fra/AboutF
RA/EssayContest/default.cfm
Elks Most Valuable Student ScholarshipDecemberElks membership not needed. Based on scholarship, leadership and financial need.
HOBY Youth Leadership ConferenceDecemberFor sophomore leaders. Nomination required - see Ms. Michalko.
Jif Most Creative Peanut Butter Sandwich ContestDecemberFor children ages 6 -12.
Martin Luther King Jr Essay ContestDecemberFor 4 - 12th graders. Write about your dream for social justice.
Do Something AwardsDecemberNine $11,000 awards available for projects tackling a world problem.www.dosomething.org/awards
DuPont Challenge Science EssayDecemberMust write a 700-1100 word essay that discusses a scientific, event, theory.www.thechallenge.dupont.com/en
tryform.html
Team America Rocketry ChallengeDecemberFor 7-12th graders. Teams of 3-11 enter rocket-building contest (fly w/raw egg).www.rocketcontest.org/
US JCI Senate Foundation ScholarshipDecember$1100 awards. Must contact the Utah JCI Senate rep to get more info.www.usjcisenate.org/index.php?
option=com_content&view=articl
e&id=13:scholarship-informatio
n&catid=46:scholarships&Itemid
=26
Violet Richardson AwardDecemberHonors girls age 14 - 17 for extraordinary volunteer efforts.www.sifounderregion.org/servic
e/fr-VRichardson.html
Principal's Leadership AwardDecemberMust be nominated by the principal. 150 awards of $1100 each.www.herff-jones.com/impact/pla
.htm
AIA/AAF Scholarship ProgramsDecemberNomination required. Must plan to study in an NAAB-ARCHITECTURE program.www.archfoundation.org/aaf/aaf
/Programs.Fellowships.htm
Daniels FundDecemberMust be nominated by referral agency. For "college-ready" students with need.www.danielsfund.org/Scholarshi
ps/index.asp
Comcast Leaders & AchieversDecemberMust be nominated by HS principal or counselor. Minimum GPA of 2.8www.comcast.com/corporate/abou
t/inthecommunity/scholarships/
leadersandachievers.html
Heiden Davidson Orthopedic ScholarshipDecember$500 and opportunity to attend World Cup Speedskating with Dr. Eric Heiden. 3.0 or better-See Ms. Michalko for
application
AXA Achievement Community - State LevelDecemberUp to 375 awards of $2000 each.www.axa-equitable.com/axa-foun
dation/community-scholarships.
html
NFIB Young Entrepreneur AwardDecemberNeed to start own business & be involved in organizations like DECA or FBLA.www.nfib.com/YoungEntrepreneur
Foundation/YEFPrograms/YoungEn
trepreneurAwards.aspx
SAE Engineering Scholarship ProgramDecemberDifferent scholarships with varying GPA, SAT/ACT, essay requirements.www.sae.org/students/engschlr.
htm
Lynn Jensen Memorial - Utah School CounselorDecemberEssay about a school counselor who has influenced your school success.www.utschoolcounselor.org
All-Ink.com College Scholarship ProgramDecemberOnline application with 2 essays.www.all-ink.com/scholarship.ht
ml
American Legion Oratorical ContestDecemberCompetition to demonstrate knowledge of the U.S. Constitution.www.legion.org/programs/youthp
rograms/oratorical
Music Student ScholarshipDecember250 word essay, "How my music teacehr has influenced me and my goals in school…"www.sbomagazine.com
Navy ROTCDecemberCovers full tuition + stipend at over 160 top colleges & univ. in US.www.navy.com/benefits/educatio
n/nrotc/
American Quarter Horse FoundationJanuaryVarious scholarships for members of the American Quarter Horse Assoc.www.aqha.com/foundation/schola
rships/wanttoapply.html
Burger King Scholars ProgramJanuaryOnline application with access code BKS.www.haveityourwayfoundation.or
g/bksp_application.html
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage EssayJanuary1100 word originial essay. For students in 9 - 12th grade.www.jfkcontest.org
Gates Millenium ScholarsJanuaryFor Hispanic, Amer. Indian, Asian Pacific Islander or African American w/GPA > 3.3www.gmsp.org/
Wal-Mart ScholarshipsJanuaryDifferent scholarships available. Criteria varies.walmartstores.com/CommunityGiv
ing/235.aspx
Create-A-Greeting Card ContestJanuaryOnline or mail-in submission of design. One $11,000 prize awarded.www.gallerycollection.com/scho
larship.htm
National MS Society ScholarshipJanuaryEssay on how MS has impacted your life. Based on need and stats.www.nationalmssociety.org/get-
involved/programs-and-services
/scholarship/criteria-and-info
rmation/index.aspx
Christopher Poster ContestJanuaryTheme is: One Person Can Make a Difference. For 9th-12th graders.www.christophers.org/NETCOMMUN
ITY/Page.aspx?&pid=274&srcid=2
71
Micron Science & Technology ScholarsJanuaryMerit scholarships for students who major in engineering, physics, or chemistry.www.micron.com/about/foundatio
n/scholars
Discover Card Tribute AwardJanuaryJuniors with GPA>2.75 for 9/11th grade. Talent, hardship, leadership, service.www.discoverfinancial.com/comm
unity/scholarship.shtml
Utah Assoc Of Educ. Office ProfessionalsJanuaryMust have completed 4 semesters of business education-related courses.www.graniteschools.org/uaeop/i
mages/Student%20Scholarship.pd
f
Bell Teaching Incentive LoanFebruaryTo be used at Weber State U. "Loan" is repaid by teaching at a Utah school. www.weber.edu/wsuimages/Schola
rships/thbellappl3.pdf
BYU - Financial Aid & ScholarshipsFebruaryMultiple aid and scholarship options.saas.byu.edu/depts/scholarship
s/
Gough Scholarship FundFebruaryPhi Delta Kappa member who intends to major in education.campuscareercenter.com/scholar
ships/scholarship_detail.asp?s
cholarship_id=1495&browse=G
National Peace Essay ContestFebruary1500 word essay on "How do you build peace?". 9 - 12th graders.www.usip.org/ed/npec/index.htm
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Regents' ScholarshipFebruaryFlat rate amount- Based on grades and curriculum followed. Must be used in Utah.www.utahsbr.edu/acad01i.html
Young Epidemiology ScholarsFebruaryHealth problem research project applying epidemiologic methods. For jrs. & srs.www.collegeboard.com/yes/
Quill & Scroll ContestFebruaryFor 9 - 12th graders. Can submit only published works for $2 per entry.www.educationaladvancement.org
/pages/programspages/grcpages/
resources/search/contest_detai
ls.php?id=137
Women's Italian-American Civic LeagueFebruaryApplicant must be a senior and of Italian ancestry.www.italianamericancivicleaue.
com
Best Teen ChefFebruaryTuition scholarships for the International Culinary Schools @ The Art Institutes.www.artinstitutes.edu/Competit
ions/BestTeenChef.aspx
Poster Design CompetitionFebruaryTuition scholarships for Graphic Design @ The Art Institutes.www.artinstitutes.edu/Competit
ions/BestPoster.aspx
American Legion Girl Scout AwardFebruaryMust be involved in school, church, community and Girl Scouts.www.legion-aux.org/Scholarship
s/GirlScoutAward/index.aspx
KFC Colonel's Scholars ProgramFebruaryMust attend in-state college. For those w/entrepreneurial drive & financial need.www.kfcscholars.org/
Al Neuharth Free Spirit ScholarshipFebruaryMust have an interest in journalism and be a free spirit.www.freedomforum.org/freespiri
t
Best Buy Children's FoundationFebruaryBased on community service and academic achievement. www.bestbuy.com/scholarships
CPCU/Loman Foundation ScholarshipFebruaryBased on extracurricular activities, community service & need.www.utah.cpcusociety.org/
National Co-op ScholarshipFebruaryScholarships available for 1 of 11 NCCE partner colleges.www.co-op.edu/scholarships.htm
USA Funds Access to EducationFebruary$1500 awards for those with adjusted family gross income < $35,000.www.usafunds.org/planning/acce
ss_to_education_scholarship/in
dex.html
Utah FFA Western AgCredit ScholarshipFebruaryFrom your FFA Advisor- one $1,000www.westernagcredit.com
Utah State University College of AGFebruary"Undergraduate Scholarships" five $1,000http.www.ag.usu.edu
Oh the Places You'll Go Scholarship FebruaryEssay question; Dr. Suess's Oh, the Places You'll Go! Delivers an important message about the chances and the troubles that life presents. Thinking about the book, what kinds of opportunities and challenges do you think your education will present in the future?www.ohtheplaces.org
Ronald McDonald House CharitiesFebruaryBased on need, merit, community involvement and 1st generation college.rmhslc.org/pageview.aspx?menu=
3386&id=11947
Hispanic Scholarship FundFebruaryMust be US citizen of Hispanic background with need & GPA > 3.0www.hsf.net/Scholarships.aspx?
id=460
American Kennel Club Junior Showmanship ScholarshipFebruaryBased on need, achievement and involvement in AKC events.www.akc.org/kids_juniors/schol
arships.cfm
Vegetarian Resource GroupFebruaryEssay about how you promote vegetarianism and related questions.www.vrg.org/student/scholar.ht
m
Girls Going Places Entrepreneurship AwardFebruaryFor girls ages 12 to 18 with an entrepreneurial inclination.www.guardianlife.com/womens_ch
annel/girls_going_places/
EAA Aviation ScholarshipsFebruarySeveral awards for students majoring in aviation. Must be members of EAA.www.youngeagles.org/programs/s
cholarships/scholarships.asp
Stop Hunger Scholarships - Sodexho FoundationFebruaryMust have volunteered to impact hunger in US in last 12 mos. For K-12th graders.www.sodexofoundation.org/hunge
r_us/scholarships/scholarships
.asp
US Bank Internet Scholarship ProgramMarchOnline application for random selection.www.usbank.com/cgi_w/cfm/stude
ntloans/marketing.cfm
West Point Bridge Design ContestMarchMust be 13 to enter. Download software to design bridge w/simulated load test.bridgecontest.usma.edu/
Young Eco-Hero AwardsMarchKids ages 8-16 whose actions have significantly improved the environment. www.actionfornature.org/eco-he
ro/ecoheroawards.html
American Chemical Society ScholarsMarchFor Hispanic, African-American and American Indians.www.chemistry.org/scholars
American Museum of Natural History - Young Naturalist AwardsMarchFor 7-12th graders who plan a scientific expedition & submit an essaywww.amnh.org/nationalcenter/yo
ungnaturalistawards/
Grandmothers for PeaceMarchFor those dedicated to peace, social justice, disarmament, conflict resolution.www.grandmothersforpeace.org/s
cholarships
Leading the Future II ScholarshipMarchOnly the first 500 applications will be processed.www.scholarshipworkshop.com/fu
ture.html
Marine Corps Scholarship FoundationMarchMust have Marine Corps parent & gross family income < $77,000.www.mcsf.us
McDonald's USA National Employee Scholarship ProgramMarchHourly employees who work at least 15 hours/wk for a minimum of 4 months.www.mcdonalds.com/usa/good/peo
ple/scholarship.html
Scholar - Chessplayer AwardMarchUS Chess Federation member & junior or senior. 500 word essay required.main.uschess.org/content/view/
8375/319/
Scout of the Year - VFWMarchEagle Scouts 15 y.o. and older. Need 5 letters of recommendation.www.vfw.org/index.cfm?fa=cmty.
leveld&did=4371
Shopko Teammate and Family ScholarshipMarchMust work for Shopko or have relative who works for Shopko.www.shopko.com/CommunityPage_G
ivingShopkoFoundation.aspx
Susan Coda Memorial ScholarshipMarchFor Utah resident women who plan to go to a college outside Utah. GPA > 3.8See Ms. Michalko.
Western AgCredit ScholarshipsMarch4-H leaders who plan to attend USU in Logan and major in agriculture.utah4h.org/htm/scholarships/we
stern-agcredit-scholarship
Women's Western Golf ScholarshipMarchFor women. Based on academics, financial need, character & involvement in golf. www.wwga.org/scholarship_info.
htm
Humanist Essay ContestMarchFor 9 - 12th graders. 1500 - 2000 word essay to email contest@theHumanist.orgwww.thehumanist.org/essayconte
st.html
Utah CTE Scholarship ProgramMarchCareer & Technical Education - applied technology degrees. 50-50 chance.www.schools.utah.gov/cte/schol
arships.html
Davidson Fellows ScholarshipMarchAnyone under 18 who has completed a significant piece of work. 7 categories.www.davidsongifted.org/fellows
/
SAMMY (Scholar Athlete Milk Mustache of the Year) AwardsMarchAthlete can self-nominate. 250 word essay about milk & academics/athletics.sammy.bodybymilk.com/index.php
Hispanic College FundMarchMust be US citizen of Hispanic background with need. Several awards.www.hispanicfund.org/scholarsh
ips.php
Junior Duck Stamp ContestMarchFor K - 12th grade students. Judging based on grade level.www.fws.gov/juniorduck
Kohl's Kids Who Care ProgramMarchCommunity service award for kids age 6 - 18. Nomination required.www.kohlscorporation.com/Commu
nityRelations/scholarship/prog
ram-information.asp
Carmichael EndowmentMarchMerit & need-based, for juniors and seniors. Requires essay.ccSee Ms. Michalko for
application- 2 -$250
SEMI Pacific Northwest Steering Committee ScholarshipMarchFor students entering adv. technology field and with need. 3.0 GPA required.wps2a.semi.org/wps/portal/_pag
r/113/_pa.113/272?&dFormat=app
lication/msword&docName=P04005
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Young Humanitarian Award - Youth LINCMarchFor all high school students who excel at giving back to their communites.www.youthlincutah.org
Ayn Rand Contest - AnthemMarchFor 9th & 11th graders.www.aynrand.org/site/PageServe
r?pagename=education_contests_
anthem
Princeton Poetry PrizeMarchOnly for juniors. Can submit up to 3 poems.www.princeton.edu/~visarts/cwr
/poetry_prize.html
Utah Society of Professional EngineersMarchGPA > 3.5, ACT > 30 Math & 26 English. 850 - 1100 word essay & resume req.www.uspeonline.com
Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship ProgramMarchMust have GPA of at least 3.7 and ACT score of 25+. $1500/year for 4 years.www.schools.utah.gov/curr/Earl
y_College/Byrd.htm
Ashley Marie Easterbrook ScholarshipMarchMust have a GPA between 3.5 & 3.74. Essay about drinking & driving required.www.ashleysdream.org
Jackie Robinson FoundationMarchFor minorities with need. Must have SAT combined > 1100 or ACT > 21. www.jackierobinson.org/apply/i
ndex.php
Life Lessons Scholarship ProgramMarchVideo or essay on how loss of a parent has impacted your life.lifehappens.org/life-lessons/
National Federation of the BlindMarchMust be legally blind & be willing to attend the national convention in July.www.nfb.org/nfb/scholarship_pr
ogram.asp
QuestBridge College Prep ProgramMarchCollege counseling scholarships based on need, merit, diversity & hardship. www.questbridge.org/cps/info.p
hp
Robert G. Porter ScholarMarchFor members of Amer. Fed. Of Teachers. Well-researched essay is required.www.aft.org/aftplus/scholarshi
ps/index.htm
Summit County Sheriffs' AssociationMarchFor seniors pursuing a career in law enforcement. Pick up applications at Summit
County Sheriff's Office.
UAIIA Scholarships (Utah Association of Indep. Insurance Agents)MarchNeed-based awards for students pursuing insurance or business degrees. www.uaiia.org
Western AgCredit Customer ScholarshipMarch3, $1,000www.westernagcredit.com
Summit County Farm BureauAprilTo encourage agricultural careers- senior scholarshipSee Ms. Michalko for
application
American Fire Sprinkler ScholarshipApril11-question quiz on "Fire Sprinkler Essay" qualifies entry into a drawing.www.afsascholarship.org/
America's Homecoming QueenAprilState judging for Utah is in April. National judging is in August.www.americashomecomingqueen.co
m/index.cfm
Columbia 300 Jowdy ScholarshipAprilFor avid bowlers with a GPA over 3.0columbia300.com/about/jowdy_sc
holarship_fund
Advancing Hispanic Excellence in TechnologyAprilMinimum 3.0 GPA required. Multiple awards available.ahetems.org
Dad's Lemonade StandAprilEssay about how a teacher, coach or counselor has impacted your life.www.dadslemonadestand.com/
Men's Italian American Civic LeagueAprilBased on scores, GPA, extra-curricular, service and Italian ancestry. see Mrs. Michalko
Women's Italian-American Civic LeagueAprilBased on scores, GPA, extra-curricular, service and Italian ancestry. www.italianamericancivicleague
.com/italianWOMEN.htm
Yoshiyama Award - Hitachi FoundationAprilNomination required. GPA & test scores not a consideration.www.hitachifoundation.org/yosh
iyama
Youth Service Utah AwardAprilHonors those performing outstanding service in their communities.volunteers.utah.gov/awards/you
thserviceutahawards.html
CSE Youth Scholarship EssayAprilParent must be employed by govt. Essay about teenage auto accident rates.www.cseinsurance.com/aboutus/s
cholarship.cfm
Mountain America Credit UnionAprilFor CU or UPEA members/dependents. Must have minimum 3.0 GPA.www.upea.net/documents/MACU%20
Scholarships%20form%202007.pdf
World Studio AIGA ScholarshipsAprilFor those interested in design or art with need, minority status and a GPA > 2.0www.worldstudio.org/files/scho
larship-pdf/Worldstudio_AIGA_0
8_Application.pdf
Patient Advocate FoundationAprilFor survivors/patients of life-threatening diseases. MD diagnosis required.www.patientadvocate.org/events
.php?p=69
American Foreign Service Essay ContestApril9 - 12th graders whose parent served on an American diplomatic mission.www.fsyf.org/misc/2008%20Forei
gn%20Service%20High%20School%2
0Essay%20Contest.pdf
American Legion Legacy ScholarshipAprilFor a child of active duty military member who died on or after 9-11-01. www.legion.org/programs/resour
ces/scholarships
Catching the Dream AwardAprilMust be at least 1/4 Native-American with financial need.www.catchingthedream.org/Schol
arship.htm
First in My Family - Sallie Mae FundAprilFor Hispanic Americans who are the first in their family to attend college. www.thesalliemaefund.org/smfne
w/scholarship/first_family.htm
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Gilman International Scholarship ProgramAprilAwards up to $5000 for students who want to study abroad.www.iie.org/programs/gilman/in
dex.html
Signet Classics Essay ScholarshipAprilEssay contest on "War of the Worlds" by H.G. Wells. 11 - 12th graders.us.penguingroup.com/static/htm
l/services-academic/essayhome.
html
Susan Hamos Memorial ScholarshipAprilNomination and essay on career goals are required. Merit & need based.See Ms. Michalko.
National Candy TechnologistsAprilFor 11 - 12th graders interested in food science & confectionery technology.www.aactcandy.org/aactscholars
hip.asp
Jiffy Lube - What Drives YouAprilFor 15 - 18 year olds who are in driver's ed or have a license.yourturn2apply.com/utah.htm
Patrick Kerr Skateboard ScholarshipAprilApplication includes 300 word essay about skateboarding.www.skateboardscholarship.org/
apply/
Student-View ScholarshipAprilOnline survey about local colleges enters you into a random drawing.www.student-view.com/2007_scho
larship_map.html
America's Freedom FestivalAprilSpeech/essay competition for 9 - 12th graders.www.freedomfestival.org/public
/event_details/6
Ayn Rand Contest - FountainheadAprilFor 11th & 12th graders.www.aynrand.org/site/PageServe
r?pagename=education_contests_
tf
Alliance For UnityAprilFamily income <$30,000, minimum 2.5 GPA, afterschool work history needed.www.allianceforunity.org/award
.html
Barron Prize for Young HeroesAprilNomination required. Must have a project that makes a difference to our world.www.barronprize.org/
FIDM National ScholarshipAprilCreate a design project for the Fashion Inst. Of Design/Merchandising.www.fidm.edu/about/scholarship
-competition/index.html
Holocaust Remembrance Project Essay ContestApril1200 word essay contest for students who are 19 years of age or younger. www.holocaust.hklaw.com
Utah Trappers AssociationAprilEssay on your philosophy of conservation & the renewable resource of wildlife. www.utahtrappers.org/president
s.html
Artist's Magazine CompetitionMayPrizes in 5 art categories plus a Student/Beginner Division.www.artistsnetwork.com/annualc
ompetition/
UCB Family Epilepsy ScholarshipMay$5000 scholarships based on academics and outside activities.ucbepilepsyscholarship.com/
Jack Kent Cooke FoundationMay7th graders who are high-achieving & have financial need.www.jkcf.org/scholarships/youn
g-scholars-program/how-to-appl
y/
NAMEPA Engineering Scholarship MayMust be majoring in engineering at a NAMEPA school.www.namepa.org/awards.html
Tylenol ScholarshipMayAwards based on leadership qualities & academic performance. www.tylenol.com/page.jhtml?id=
tylenol/news/subptyschol.inc
Barbizon College ScholarshipMayOnline entry for $110,000 random drawing once a year.www.barbizonmodeling.com/schol
arships.html
Castrol Syntec OutperformersMayFor the most passionate 16-25 year old car lover in America.www.castrol.com/castrol/promot
ionalarticle.do?categoryId=900
2274&contentId=7036913
Christian Connector.comMayFor those planning to attend a qualifying Christian College. Random drawings.www.christianconnector.com/Chr
istian-colleges-form.cfm
Education is Freedom ProgramMayBased on need, activities & work history. Must have GPA between 3.0 & 3.5 www.educationisfreedom.com/Pro
grams/Scholarships/tabid/67/De
fault.aspx
Patricia McNamara MemorialMay500 word essay about changes you anticipate when you go to college.www.patricias-scholarship.org/
Society of Satellite Professionals IntlJuneFor students in Rocky Mtn States who are interested in majoring in satellite-related disciplines- $2,000www.sspi.org/?page=Scholarship
s
Colage Program - LGBTJuneFor students with lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender parents.www.colage.org/programs/academ
ic/leedubin.htm
Donna Reed Performing ArtsJune2 categories: Acting and Music Theatre. Applicants must submit DVD.www.donnareed.org/html/festiva
l/festival08/drf2008.php?drf_p
age=early
Joe Francis Haircare ScholarshipJuneMust be planning to attend a barber or cosmotology school in the fall.www.joefrancis.com/jfh/scholar
.html
Miss Utah Teen USAJuneMust be between 14 - 18. Swimsuit, evening gown competition & interview.castingcrownsproductions.com/u
tah/04_11pag_01.html
Young Arts Program - NFAAJune$25 Registration fee required (can be waived). Major awards in 9 categories.www.nfaa.org/Programs/youngART
S%20Program/
Duck Brand Duct Tape ContestJuneCouples must wear partial or full duct tape outfits to a prom & submit a photo. www.ducktapeclub.com/contests/
prom/
Abbott & Fenner ScholarshipJune1100 word essay required. For juniors and seniors, must be 16.www.abbottandfenner.com/schola
rships.htm
MRCA Foundation AwardJuneMust provide 3 letters of recommendation & work experience references.www.mrca.org/i4a/pages/index.c
fm?pageid=3576
Big Sun Scholarships 2011JuneAwards for all athletes regardless of sportwww.bigsunathletics.com/
Asian Pacific Islander OrganizationJuneFor US citizens who are Asian American or Pacific Islanders.www.apio.org/scholarship.htm
Ennes Scholarship for Broadcast Eng.JuneMust be planning to study broadcast engineering or a related field.www.sbe.org/edu_ennes_scholars
hips.php
International Air & HospitalityJulyAcademy is located in Vancouver, Washington. Must be nominated.www.aha.edu/hsscholarships.php
ERCA Community ContributionJulyFocus is on class rank, GPA & community service.www.studentresearch.org/public
/application.html
Governor's MedalAugustNomination needed in: Academic, Science Education, Industry or Government.science.utah.gov/medals/index.
html
CollegeToolKit.com Essay ContestAugust$1100 scholarship contest.scholarships.collegetoolkit.co
m/scholarshipcontest/deadline.
aspx
Grammy FoundationNovemberVarious grants given for music research and sound preservation projects.www.grammy.com/GrammyFoundatio
n/Grants/
State Farm Youth Service AmericaNovemberFor kids 5- 25 who implement project for National Youth Service Day in April.www.ysa.org/AwardsGrants/State
FarmGoodNeighborServiceLearnin
gGrants/tabid/290/Default.aspx
Dale E. Fridell Memorial Scholarship1/14, 4/14, 7/14, 11/14Online application with essay for random $1100 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/f
ridell/
Nursing School Scholarships1/14, 4/14, 7/14, 11/14Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/n
ursing/index.php
Science Scholarships1/14, 4/14, 7/14, 11/14Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/s
cholarship/science/index.php
Teacher Scholarships1/14, 4/14, 7/14, 11/14Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/s
cholarship/education/who-is-el
igible.php
Creative Communication Essay11/15, 2/17, 7/15250-word essay/title entered online. Awards for K-12 students and teachers.www.studentessaycontest.com/in
dexessay.html
Zions Pays for A's Program2/1, 4/1, 9/16 - 12th graders can enter drawing once for each "A" at any local Zions bank.https://www.zionsbank.com/pays
4as_official_rules.jsp
American Music Center2/1, 5/1, 11/1Project-based grants for composers working on a performance.www.amc.net/grants/CAP%20Guide
lines%202008.pdf
Mesothelioma Memorial Scholarship2/15, 5/15, 8/15, 11/15Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/s
cholarship/meso/mesothelioma-m
emorial.php
Art School Scholarships2/28, 5/31, 8/31, 11/30Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/s
fm/scholarship-programs/art-sc
hool/
Vocational - Technical Scholarships2/28, 5/31, 8/31, 11/30Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/s
fm/scholarship-programs/vocati
onal/technical-school/
AnyCollege.com3/31, 6/30, 9/30, 12/31Fill out an online questionnaire to be entered into a drawing.www.anycollege.com
Business School Scholarships3/31, 6/30, 9/30, 12/31Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/b
usiness-school/
Engineering Scholarships3/31, 6/30, 9/30, 12/31Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/s
cholarship/engineering/form.ph
p
Law Enforcement Scholarships3/31, 6/30, 9/30, 12/31Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/l
aw-enforcement/index.php
Law School Scholarships3/31, 6/30, 9/30, 12/31Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/l
aw-school/index.php
Liberal Arts Scholarships3/31, 6/30, 9/30, 12/31Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/l
iberal-arts/index.php
Media & Communications Scholarships3/31, 6/30, 9/30, 12/31Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/m
edia/index.php
Medical Professions Scholarships3/31, 6/30, 9/30, 12/31Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/m
edical-professions/index.php
Minority Scholarships3/31, 6/30, 9/30, 12/31Online application with essay for random $500 drawing every 3 months.www.straightforwardmedia.com/m
inority/index.php
Air Force ROTC ScholarshipnoneCost-free college education possible.www.afrotc.com
Army ROTC ScholarshipnoneMust be 17 & a US Citizen.www.goarmy.com/rotc/high_schoo
l_students.jsp
Centennial Scholarship for Early GradsnonePartial tuition waivers for students who plan to attend a college in Utah.www.schools.utah.gov/curr/Earl
y_College/Centennial.htm
Congressional AwardsnoneMulti-year program with 6 levels of awards. Must be 13 & 1/2 to begin.www.congressionalaward.org
Global Citizens Awardsnone6-18 month program to gain awareness. Can receive gold/silver/bronze certificate.www.globalcitizensaward.org/
Poetry.comnoneOnline submission of less than 24 lines of a max of 65 characters per line.www.poetry.com/poetry-contests
/
Symantec Software ScholarshipnoneUse programming as part of a science fair project. Awards for Utah schools only.www.symantec.com/about/profile
/responsibility/software_schol
arship.jsp
TESORO Gallons For GradesnoneEarn $2 in gas for each "A" and $1 in gas for each "B" for each grading period.www.tsocorp.com/TSOCORP/Produc
tsandServices/RetailMarketing/
GallonsforGrades/TesoroGallons
forGrades
Upromise.comnoneCollege savings program thru retail purchase rebates.www.upromise.com/
Western Undergraduate Exchangenone150% of instate tuition offered at some but not all outside-of-Utah area schools.wue.wiche.edu/
Aircraft Electronics AssociationvariesMultiple awards & amounts. www.aea.net/educationalfoundat
ion/scholarships.asp
American Indian Science & Engineering Society ScholarshipvariesMultiple awards. For a member of AISES majoring in any science field.www.aises.org/Programs/Scholar
shipsandInternships/Scholarshi
ps
America's Junior Miss ScholarshipvariesBased on scholastic, talent, fitness, interview & self-expression.ajm.org/about/
DECA Foundation ScholarshipsvariesNumerous scholarships provided by corporate sponsors. 40 page guide.deca.org/schol.html
FCCLA ScholarshipsvariesFor FCCLA members who major in Family & Consumer Sciences at a Utah college.www.fcclainc.org/content/schol
arships-applications/
FFA ScholarshipsvariesMultiple agriculture-related awards for FFA & non-FFA members.www.ffa.org/index.cfm?method=c
_programs.Scholarships
Freedoms Foundation at Valley ForgevariesMultiple contests for savings bonds. Anyone can apply.www.freedomsfoundation.org/Nat
ional-Awards.cfm
Ladies Auxiliary VFW Contestsvaries3 different contests. Must be sponsored by Ladies Auxiliary member.https://www.ladiesauxvfw.org/e
Web/DynamicPage.aspx?Site=LAVF
W&WebKey=e4b96726-acf7-4218-ae
66-4e57ad86a5fd
Rocky Mountain Gas AssociationvariesScholarships for students interested in heating/ventilation/air cond/refrigeration.utrmga.org/company_scholarship
s.php
ScholarshipExperts.ComvariesFor students 13 and up. Online application to get scholarship lists.www.scholarshipexperts.com/
Scholarships.com ScholarshipsvariesMultiple scholarship opportunities in various areas of interest.www.scholarships.com/college-s
cholarships/college-scholarshi
ps.aspx
Tall Club International variesFor Women > 5' 11" & Men 6' 2". Must be sponsored by a TCI Member Club.www.tall.org
Thurgood Marshall Scholarship FundVariesScholarships for 47 TMSF member public colleges & universities. Applications vary.thurgoodmarshallfund.org
US Achievement AcademyvariesStudents must be nominated by school. Awards given in numerous categories.www.usaa-academy.com/index.asp
US BankvariesAny Senior entering college next year can register to win one of 30 $1,000 scholarshipswww.usbank.com/cgi_w/cfm/stude
ntloans/marketing.cfm
Youth For UnderstandingvariesFull or partial scholarships available for students who want to study abroad.www.youthforunderstanding.org/
Zinch.comvariesScholarship matching website based in Provo Utahwww.zinch.com/static/college-s
cholarships.html
Action For Nature - see Young Eco-Hero Award
FBLA - see UMCA Scholarships
Fridell - see Dale E. Fridell Memorial Scholarship
Get Schooled Network - See National Vocabulary Championship
Haircare Scholarship - See Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship
Hitatchi Foundation - see Yoshiyama Awards
LGBT - see Colage Program
Monsanto - see FFA Scholarships
NFAA - See YoungArts Program
Penguin Group - see Signet Classics Essay
Sodexho Foundation - See Stop Hunger Scholarships
Young Naturalist Award - see American Museum of Natural History
Youth LINK - See Young Humanitarian Award

Last updated: 11/15/11