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Utah Scholarships

by Mary Brito | Last Updated: October 29, 2022

Important Note: The purpose of this detailed listing is to help you plan your scholarship search throughout the year. Please find information below about scholarships for Utah students. Some of the deadlines may be from prior years. Scholarship deadlines are cyclical, so even if a deadline has passed, the website will likely be updated for the 2022-23 cycle. Be sure to reach out to the sponsor or check sponsor websites for the most recent details.

January

Applicants must be a Utah Resident, be registered full-time and complete department requirements in declared major or meet criteria as specified by the award. Awards range from partial tuition to full tuition. The deadline is January 30th. Apply here.

This is for residents in states outside of Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Academic performance as well as community service and leadership activities are reviewed. Up to $60,000 is granted to successful applications. Applications must be submitted by January 1st. Read more here.

This is for students pursuing either a 2 or 4 year degree. Applicants must apply online and visit their local Ford Truck dealer for an electronic signature. Applicants must also be an FFA member and a high school senior or collegiate student. $1,000 is offered. The deadline is January 11th. More information here.

This is for high school seniors or students enrolled full-time in college who are interested in a career in the agriculture industry. The Bayer Fund offers $1,500 scholarships. Students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and receive endorsements from qualifying farmers. The deadline is January 11th.  More information here.

This is for high school seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Students must demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship. The scholarship awards up to $40,000 and the deadline is January 5th. Read more here.

This is for Utah residents who are seniors and intend to enroll in the CTE program at a selected Utah institution. Students must contact Westlake’s CTE Specialist before applying. Scholarship amounts vary. The deadline is January 29. Read more here.

February

This is designed to benefit motivated non-traditional students who recognize the power of education to create a better life for themselves and their families. The scholarship is available for undergraduate degrees and certificate programs at select two-year and four-year colleges and universities in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming. The deadline is February 15th. Apply here.

This is for $500. To be eligible, you must be a dues-paying member of LMSA-West, committed to pursuing a career in medicine and dedicated to serving the Latino and underserved regions, and have an interest in advancing the state of healthcare and education in Latino and underserved communities through leadership. The deadline is February 15th. Read more here.

This is for $2,750 per year and may be given for up to two years.. Students entering their junior or senior year at a four-year school are eligible for the Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Engineering/Geology Scholarship. Students must be citizens of the United States and residents of one of the RMCMI’s eight member states, which are Arizona, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming. The deadline to apply is February 28th. Learn more here.

This presents $2,750 to graduate students from Arizona, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming. This scholarship is designed to help individuals’ advancement in the coal mining industry. The deadline to apply is February 28th. Find out more here.

This provides $1,250 annual awards to graduating high school seniors who are preparing academically and financially for attending any public institution as well as Brigham Young University – Provo, LDS Business College, or Westminster College. The deadline is February 3rd. Read more here.

This is a one-year scholarship awarded primarily on the basis of academic excellence (minimum 3.8 cumulative high school GPA), with consideration also given to leadership, community service, honors and awards. Selection is highly competitive. Students must be enrolled full-time (12 credit hours) during each semester to receive this scholarship. This scholarship covers tuition, basic student fees, and gives $350 for books. The deadline is February 1st. More details here. 

This one-year tuition waiver is awarded based on cumulative high school GPA (minimum 3.5). Students must be enrolled at least 3/4 time (9 credit hours) each semester to receive this tuition waiver. Recipients must be a Utah or Permanent Resident who can prove legal presence. The deadline is February 1st. Learn more here.

This tuition waiver program is available for Utah students who are high school seniors or current undergraduate students. Students must attend a Utah postsecondary institution and plan to enroll in courses leading to a degree in teacher certification. This is for $4,915 and the deadline to apply is February 22nd. More info. here.

This award is available to undergraduate students from Utah who have one or more parents currently incarcerated or with a history of incarceration. This is for $750 and the deadline to apply is February 28th. Read more here.

This scholarship is available for Utah high school students who are planning to attend selected Utah colleges and universities. Students must complete the requirements for an associate’s degree (or the 48-credit math and science curriculum) by high school graduation, and have a high school grade point average of 3.0 or higher and a college grade point average of 3.0 or higher. The deadline is February 3rd. Website found here.

This will provide two scholarships of $5,000 each to assist undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Utah who are also graduates of West High School in Salt Lake City, Utah. Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 from the University of Utah or prior institution. The deadline is February 14th. More details here.

This is open to Utah high school graduating seniors planning to attend the University of Utah. Applicants and demonstrate an interest in majoring or minoring in business or business-related fields. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate financial need. The deadline is February 15th. Read more here.

Students must have been admitted to the University of Utah as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student. Students must also be a resident of the state of Utah or have lived in Utah for a minimum of five (5) years. Preference will be given to students involved in the Chicana/o / and/or Latina/o community. The deadline is February 26th. Learn more here.

This is for undocuments medical and pre-medical students in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho. Students who apply will have their immigration status de-identified. Two scholarships are awarded, each $1,800.  The deadline is February 15th. Read more here.

This is for high school and college freshman students interested in the medical profession. Applicants must have a strong desire to serve the Latino and underserved communities. Applicants must also be attending school or residing in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, or Idaho. Scholarship amount varies. The deadline is February 15th. Read more here.

This offers up to $2,000 to students in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho. Applicants must be committed to a career in medicine and show an interest in serving the Latino and underserved communities. The deadline is February 15th. Read more here.

This is offered to high school and medical students, or residents/fellows. Applicants must be committed to a career in medicine and show an interest in serving the Latino and underserved communities through leadership in extracurriculars and/or membership in civic organizations. Students must be members of LMSA. Students must be residing in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho. Scholarship amounts vary. The deadline is February 28th. Read more here.

 

This is offered to non-residents of Oregon for Oregon State University. Applicants must have an unweighted high school GPA of 3.0 or higher. Scholarship amounts are up to $12,000. The deadline is February 1st. Read more here.

This is for students interested in landscape architecture at a  LAAB-accredited institution. Applicants must be a member of ASLA. The scholarship totals to $20,000. The deadline is February 1st. Read more here.

This is for high school seniors planning on pursuing technical  or vocational education and have special medical needs. The award amount varies and the deadline is February 5th. Read more here.

This is for seniors planning to attend the University of Utah interested in majoring in a STEM subject. The scholarship amount varies and the deadline is February 15th. Read more here.

 

This awards $1,000 to high school seniors planning to attend a post secondary institute. Applicants must be a PTSA/PTA member with a minimum GPA of 3.0. The deadline is February 28th. Read more here.

March

This is available to students engaged in the field toward teacher preparation for Elementary and/or Secondary school education in the arts and sciences. The deadline to apply is March 1st. Learn more here.

This is for a graduate student who is of Native American descent or whose professional plans are to work in education in the Native American Community. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or better, must agree to only work up to 20 hours per week and provide evidence of financial need. The deadline is March 1st. More details here.

This is available to deserving undergraduate students who are descendants of the donor, or are minority students, or students who are enrolled in one of the college’s teacher education programs and look for financial assistance. The deadline is March 1st.  More info. here.

One outstanding high school student and one outstanding college student will each receive a $5,000 college scholarship. One high school student and one college student will each receive a $3,000 college scholarship. Three high school students and three college students will each receive a $1,000 college scholarship for a total of $22,000 in scholarship awards to students who are working to make a difference wherever and however they can. The deadline to apply is March 1st. Learn more here.

This is a need-based college scholarship available to high school seniors or college students of refugee or immigrant background. Scholarships are awarded in the amounts of $5,000, $3,000, and $2,000. To be eligible, you must be a Real Life participant, be accepted to a college or university and be a full-time student, and maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA. The deadline to apply is March 15th. Read more here.

This is available to matriculated students pursuing a degree in elementary education and are a junior or senior with a 3.3 cumulative GPA or better. The deadline is March 1st. More details here.

The funds will be used to support the training of future school psychologists, limited to graduate students in School Psychology, who have a desire to work with children or adolescents who have difficulty in adjustment or achievement. Applicants should have research interests focused on seeking different and creative solutions for the problems of these children or adolescents.  The deadline is March 1st.  More info. here.

This is for up to $15,000. This is awarded every year to a deserving student of the College of Education, who has completed his/her first year of studies in the College of Education.  The deadline is March 1st.  Learn more here. 

This provides a variety of scholarships with different requirements and amounts. However, the deadline for all scholarships is March 1st. More info. here.



This is designed to provide $500 to $1,000 to outstanding high school seniors in the state of Utah who will be majoring in family and consumer sciences education at a four-year accredited institution in the fall. The deadline to apply is March 1st. Apply here.

Utah high school seniors who have demonstrated a strong commitment to civil liberties though some form of activism are eligible for this scholarship. They offer four (4) scholarships of $3,500 each for a total of $14,000. The deadline to apply is March 22nd. Read more here.

This is for female applicants who are members of the Southwest Section of Ninety-Nines (Arizona, California, Hawaii, Utah, Nevada) and are pursuing a private pilot license or advanced certificate or rating are eligible for this award. The amount is $1,500 and the deadline to apply is March 31st. Website found here.

This is for college sophomores or juniors currently enrolled in a public college or university in one of the states in ASME District E (Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming). Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and major in mechanical engineering. This is for $3,000 and the deadline to apply is March 1st. Read more here.

This offers up to six $1,250 awards to Utah’s high school seniors who produce creative, informative YouTube videos about keeping college debt to a minimum. The deadline is March 20th. Learn more here.

This is for Utah teens either currently in Driver’s Ed or already have their permit or license. Students aged between 15 and 17 may apply, as well as 18-year-olds. Interested students must submit a 500-word essay answering Jiffy Lube’s prompt. The scholarship selects three finalists and those three students must submit a 1 to 2-minute video expanding on their essay. The overall winner receives $6,500, but the other two finalists receive a $1,500 reward. The deadline is March 16th. More info. Here.

This is for $500 per semester.  Applicants must have a 3.40-3.59 GPA OR 23-26 ACT Score OR 1130-1230 SAT Score to be eligible. The deadline is March 1st. Website found here.

This is for $1,000 per semester. Applicants must have a 3.60-3.79 OR 27-29 ACT Score OR 1260-1330 SAT Score to be considered. The deadline is March 1st. Website found here. 

This is for $1,500 per semester. Applicants must have a 3.80-3.89 GPA OR 30-32 ACT Score OR 1360-1420 SAT Score to be considered. The deadline is March 1st. Website found here. 

Students must have completed over 50 credits towards an undergraduate degree at the University of Utah. Have at least a 2.0 GPA and have an extenuating circumstance that has created a financial shortfall. Applicants must also be enrolled in at least 9 (nine) credit hours at the University of Utah. This scholarship is open to undocumented students (with or without DACA) who have graduated from a Utah high school. The deadline is March 1st. Learn more here.

Applicants must be a degree-seeking student at the University of Utah. Student must participate in a global internship and be registered for HNKLY credit, must be a U.S. citizen, lawfully present in the U.S., or have graduated from a Utah high school, and a Cumulative 3.0 GPA. The deadline is March 15th. More details here. 

This is $2,000 per semester. Applicants must have a 3.90-4.0 GPA OR 33-36 ACT Score OR 1450-1600 SAT Score to be considered. The deadline is March 1st. Website found here.

This  is for students in grades 9-12. First place winners from each state are awarded $33,000. Two-dimensional art and three dimensional art must be submitted. The deadline is March 31st. Read more here.

This offers 4 different scholarships to high school seniors who aspire to join the automotive industry. Applicants must have a competitive academic standing and high SAT and ACT scores. The scholarship awards $3,500. Applications are due March 9th. Read more here.

This is for $3,500 to graduating college-bound high school seniors who have displayed an outstanding dedication in working towards civil liberties. Qualified civil liberties activists must be legal Utah residents, be planning to attend an accredited university full-time, have strong leadership abilities, maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better, and have made significant contributions to addressing societal issues. The deadline to apply is March 21st. Read more here.

This is for anyone who is blind or visually impaired and plans to attend college in Utah as well as a post-secondary course. Successful applicants must attend the NFB of Utah state convention April 19, 20, and 21. The scholarship offers $12,000 and the deadline is March 31st. Read more here.

This is for incoming freshmen of Utah Tech. Application, admission fee, high school transcripts, and ACT or SAT scores must be received by March 1st. Read more here.

This is awarded to first year students at the University of Oregon who work towards advancing diversity, equity, inclusion, and social justice. The scholarship offers up to $3,000 per year for two years. The deadline is March 1st. Read more here.

This is for females living in Utah who are planning to attend college outside of Utah. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.8. The deadline is March 1st and the amount awarded varies. Read more here.

This is for graduates of Utah high schools and is a person of color (Asian or Pacific Islander; Black or African American; Hispanic or Latinx; or Native American or Alaskan Native). Preference is given to first-generation college students admitted to one of the six list Utah universities (BYU, SUU, Weber, U of U, USU, and/or UVU). The deadline is March 2nd. The scholarship awards full tuition. More details here.

This is for high school seniors of Italian Ancestry. The award amount ranges from $1,000 to $4,000. The deadline is March 31st. Read more here.

April

This is for Utah High School seniors interested in pursuing the medical field. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Applicants must also be accepted into a post-secondary institution. This scholarship offers $5,000. The deadline is April 1st. More details here.

 

This is for students under 18 years old living in the Rocky Mountain region. This scholarship awards $1,500. The deadline is April 10th. Read more here.

This is for high school seniors from Orange County, California, Salt Lake County, Utah, or Puerto Rico interested in a bachelor’s degree in the STEM field. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. The scholarship offers $10,000. The deadline is April 19th. Read more here.

 

This is for students accepted into undergraduate or graduate degree programs and residents of Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming affiliated with the roofing industry. The scholarship fund offers $5,000 and the deadline is April 22nd. Read more here.

This is for $1,500. This is a regional art competition that challenges high school students to create works inspired by their state. To be considered, students must be in a school in Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Colorado, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Northern Mariana Islands, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, or Wyoming. The deadline to apply is April 31st. Read more here.

 

This offers scholarships to musical students from rural Utah. Applicants must be high school seniors with a background in piano, choral or vocal performance. The scholarship offers $500 and the deadline is April 30th. Read more here.

This awards up to $4,000 to 12th grade students in any public or private high school in Utah or a first-year student pursuing a STEM degree at a Utah institute. The deadline is April 1st. Read more here.

 

This is for Utah residents who are seniors and a member of Cyprus Credit Union. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA and are planning to attend a Utah post secondary institute. The scholarship amount is $1,000 and the deadline is April 1st. Read more here.

 

This is for seniors planning to attend a Utah post secondary institute pursuing a STEM degree. The deadline is April 15th and the scholarship awards up to $4,000. Read more here.

 

May

This is for $10,000. This scholarship is available for American Indian high school seniors with a GPA of 3.0  or higher. These students must also reside in one of the 23 states serviced by the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Pacific Corporation and its affiliated companies. These states include Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, Arkansas, Louisiana, Utah, Nevada, Wyoming, Illinois, Missouri, Nebraska, Wisconsin, or Iowa. The deadline to apply is May 31st. Learn more here.

This provides tuition assistance for students interested in pursuing an ocean or marine related field. Applicants must be high school seniors who have participated in the National Ocean Science Bowl at least once. Applicants must also have a competitive academic standing. Funds vary. The deadline is May 28th. Learn more here.

June

This ranges from $1,000 to $5,000. This is for individuals residing in states (Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming) who are current MGMA members and enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management. The deadline to apply is June 1st. Read more here.

Applicants must be enrolled full-time at a college in one of the following states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, and Washington. Applicants must be Korean American students. Scholarships range from $500 to $5,000. The deadline is June 30th. More information here.

 

This is designed to provide $500 to $1,000 to outstanding high school seniors in the state of Utah who will be majoring in family and consumer sciences education at a four-year accredited institution in the fall. The deadline to apply is June 30th. Read more here.

This is for young athletes who want to succeed in their academic career. All student athletes that are high school seniors or will be attending a post secondary institute are eligible. The scholarship awards $500 and the deadline is June 19. Read more here.

 

This is for seniors who are residents of Utah admitted to a Bachelor’s degree program. The scholarship amount varies and the deadline is June 30th. Read more here.

July

This is open to undocumented students with or without DACA. This award is for $1,000 and is given to those currently enrolled in any accredited college in Utah. The deadline is july 1st. Website found here.

This is for incoming freshmen or continuing undergraduate undocumented students (with and without Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals [DACA]) in their undergraduate career at the University of Utah. It aims to recognize students who have given selflessly of themselves in service to their community. This scholarship provides an award valued at $2,000. Applicants must demonstrate satisfactory progress toward an undergraduate degree and are able to maintain a minimum of a 2.0 GPA. The deadline to apply is July 25th. Apply here.

This is for students participating in the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma program. Freshmen to the University of Oregon must have scored 30 or higher on the IB exam and complete the IB Diploma. The scholarship offers $3,000 and is renewable for up to 3 years. Offers are finalized in July when exam scores are released. Read more here.

August

This is for female residents who are members of the Southwest Section of Ninety-Nines (Arizona, California, Hawaii, Utah, Nevada) and are pursuing an advanced certificate or rating. This is for $2,000 and the deadline to apply is August 31st. More details here.

This is for $2,500. This is given to a student in their undergraduate studies who currently attends a college in the state of Utah. The deadline to apply is August 15th.  Learn more here.

September

This is open to undocumented students with or without DACA. Applicants must currently be enrolled college students or high school students who will be attending college after graduation. The deadline is September 30th. More details here.

October

This is a scholarship for students and graduates who work to change the world by taking action in their local communities. Two students will win $500 each every time the scholarship is awarded. While not required, applicants with experience volunteering or working to better their local community through social, environmental, or economic change are preferred. The deadline to apply is October 29th. Read more here.

This offers scholarships for those interested in out-of-state professional healthcare programs. Degree paths include dentistry, allopathic medicine, occupational therapy, optometry, osteopathic medicine, pharmacy, physical therapy, physician assistant, and veterinary medicine. Selected students are able to save from $34,100 to $133,600 on tuition. Applications differ between states. Deadline is October 15th. Read more about PSEP here.

November

This provides a four-year college scholarship. The amount varies depending on the student’s expected Family Contribution (EFC) and their choice of school. The scholarship pays up to $25,000 per year toward the student’s college tuition, after their EFC, other scholarships, and financial aid. Eligible candidates’ parent(s) or legal guardian(s) must have an Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) of $85,000 or less. Candidates must also be a permanent US resident and a high school senior graduating from a school in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming. They must have a  GPA of 3.0  and have a minimum SAT Math score of 490 and a minimum Evidence-Based Reading & Writing score of 490, or a minimum ACT score of 18 in each category. The deadline to apply is November 13th. Learn more here.

This invites students to write a 750-1250 word essay for a chance to win a cash scholarship toward your education. There will be one grand prize scholarship of $1000 and two semi-finalist scholarships of $500 awarded. Eligible students are self-identified as Black, Indigenous, and/or a Person of Color and they must live in Utah, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, or a Tribal Nation in the region. Lastly, applicants must be enrolled at least half-time as an undergraduate at a college, university, technical school, or vocational institution. The deadline to apply is November 29th. More details here.

This is for applicants who are single mothers. Applicants must have graduated high school or have an equivalent GED and completed or in the process of completing FAFSA. Scholarship amount varies depending on the applicant’s needs. The application is due November 10th for the 2023 Winter/Spring Semester. More information here.

These are for non-Florida residents interested in attending the University of Florida. Scholarships include the Alumni Scholarship which offers up to $8,000 per year, the Sunshine Scholarship which offers up to $16,000 per year, and the Gator Nation Scholarship which offers up to $20,000 per year. Applicants must apply by November 16th. Read more here.

This is for students who are 14 years and plan on enrolling in a postsecondary institution in the future. The scholarship awards $5,000. The deadline is November 30th. Read more here.

December

This awards $1,000 to college juniors or graduate students who are pursuing a degree in occupational safety and health, or a closely related field. Priority will be given to an applicant who resides in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah or Wyoming. The deadline to apply is December 1st. Learn more here.

This four-year award of $2,000 per year is available to any new freshmen who have completed 12 concurrent enrollment credits from any Utah college. Applicants must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher and be of full-time status. The deadline is December 1st. ​​More info. here.

This four-year award waives 50% of resident tuition and general fees. To be eligible, new freshman must have membership in one of the following tribes: Confederated Tribes of the Goshute Reservation, Navajo Nation, Northwestern Band of Shoshoni Nation of Utah (Washakie), Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah, Skull Valley Band of Goshute Indians of Utah, Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah & Ouray Reservation, Hopi and Zuni. They must also earn a 3.1 high school GPA or higher and/or earn a 21 composite ACT score or higher. The deadline is December 1st. ​​Website found here.

This is a first-come, first-served, one-year award of $1,000.  If approved, your WSU tuition will be reduced by $500 per semester. The deadline is December 1st. ​​Read more here.

This covers full tuition. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident, maintain a 2.0 WSU cumulative GPA, and maintain full-time status (12-18 credits).  The deadline is December 1st. ​​More details here.

This is offered at Southern Utah University for applicants with a 3.9+ GPA and a 31-36 ACT score or 1390-1600 SAT score. The scholarship offers full tuition/$3,003 per semester. The deadline is December 1st. Read more here.

This offers three and four year scholarships to high school seniors and cadets enrolled in the program. Applicants must apply before December 1st of their senior year. Read more here.

Deadlines Vary

To be considered, you must be a US Citizen or permanent resident and have a permanent residence within one of the following participating states/U.S. territories: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Guam, and Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands (CNMI). Must have a 3.4 GPA from high school, and maintain a 2.5 for renewal. More info. here.

This  is for $1,500. This is given to undergraduate and graduate students in need of financial support who provide a helping hand in their service as leaders to the community. Recipients must have volunteered at least one semester at the Bennion Center, plan to commit a minimum of one year of service in the upcoming academic year, and demonstrate a dedication to public service on a current resume. Read more here.

This is given to two women enrolled in the College of Engineering, with preference given to single mothers. More info. here.

This offers an abundance of scholarships for its students. This varies in the amount, requirements, and deadline. Website found here.

This scholarship is the result of the desire from the trucking industry to give back to the community by helping high school and college students further their education. This ranges from $100 to $1,500. Applicants must attach proof of registration to an accredited, trade school, college and/or university. They must also have a GPA of at least a 2.5 or better. Apply here.

This is for $2,000. The scholarship promises a financial award of $1,000 for junior year tuition and, following, an additional $1,000 for senior year, awarded one at a time. To be eligible, students must graduate early from high school and file a Student Educational Occupation Plan (SEOP). The deadline for application varies based on the institution applied to. Read more here.

This is the most prestigious scholarship offered at Brigham Young University. Recipients must demonstrate the highest standards of character, leadership, integrity, testimony, devotion to the Church, and modesty in word, action, dress, and grooming, thereby modeling the values outlined in the For the Strength of Youthpamphlet. They select 50 new entering freshman students each year to receive this award, which is valued at 150% of Latter-day Saint tuition for eight semesters. Learn more here.

This is for high school seniors in Utah. High schools in Utah nominate a candidate. BYU offers a full member tuition for two semesters to successful applicants. Read more here.

This is for undergraduate juniors pursuing a summer internship at Goldman Sachs and identifying as Black, Latinx/Hispanic, and/or Native American. Participants receive up to $15,000 toward tuition. Read more here.

This is for applicants entering the Army. Under the Loan Repayment Program, the Army will repay part of a Soldier’s qualifying student loans up to $2,000. Read more here.

This is a merit based scholarship for incoming freshmen to the University of New Mexico. Applicants must be from Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Nevada, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington or Wyoming. Applicants must also have an ACT of 22 or an SAT of 1100, and a cumulative 3.0 GPA. Up to $66,400 is awarded. Read more here.

This offers students from one of the 16 WICHE states and territories to pay for the enrolling school’s tuition. Private institutions are not eligible. Read more here.

This offers two-,three-, and four-year scholarships as well as full tuition scholarships for high school or college students committed to service. Read more here.

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Mary Brito is enrolled at the prestigious Macaulay Honors College at City University of New York Queens College. She is studying urban studies and political science and aspires to one day work in the nonprofit sector for a social justice organization. Knowing the difficulties, hardships, and struggles that students face on their journey to college, Mary offers insight on the ins and outs of college admissions, what colleges look for in personal statements and supplemental essays, and navigating the scholarship and paying for the college process. For fun, Mary likes to paint, travel, and explore the city with friends. She will also be a programming and residential life assistant for high school students in Building Community at Columbia University.