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Come see your counselor for more Scholarship information!

The Career Center is also a great place to learn more about paying for College

Utah Based Scholarships

New Century Scholarship, Associates Degree Information regarding the receiving of an Associate's Degree while still in high school can be found by clicking on the link. The New Century Scholarship is under the direction of the Utah System of Higher Education. Gaining your Associate's degree while in High School saves you money and time!
newcentury@utahsbr.edu, 801-321-7294.

Utah Regent's Scholarship The Utah State Legislature created the Regents' Scholarship Program to reward students who take a college rigorous course of study and save for college while in high school. This can easily be you! Click on the link to see that you are taking the right classes! A student can qualify for any combination of awards:
The Base only; Base and UESP; Base and Exemplary; or Base, Exemplary, and UESP.
If you earn all three that could be as much as $6400—so why not aim higher and challenge yourself? The Regents’ Scholarship application for the high school graduating class of 2015 will become available on November 17, 2014. The priority deadline for submitting a complete application is December 19, 2014. The final deadline for submitting a complete application is February 2, 2015.
regentsscholarship@utahsbr.edu 801-321-7294.

Utah Centennial Scholarship The Centennial Scholarship is offered to students who wish to graduate high school early. Students can earn $250 for every quarter he/she graduates early. This money is then applied to the student's tuition and fees at the College or University they are planning to attend. Let's say you graduate after quarter 1 your Senior year. This means all you have to do is apply for this scholarship to earn $750!!! Um, yes please! Lastly, don't fret about walking with your class at graduation. Even though you may be able to graduate early, you can still walk with your class at the end of the school year if you so choose to complete early. Everyone wins!

www.utahscholars.org Enroll in a Career step Program and submit an essay to have your college costs paid for. Click the link for details.

Career Step Scholarship Enroll in a career step, submit an essay and apply to have your college costs paid for!

Western Undergraduate Exchange Reduced tuition rate of 150% of resident tuition at participating college programs outside of your home state. This program is one of the BEST ways to go out of state for college without the expensive non-resident tuition rates. Check it out!
(Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands)

Kearns High Scholarship List 2015-16 updated 7/4/2015

Utah Real Estate Scholarship Students planning to attend a Utah University or College. $500, Applications due June 30, 2016

Kearns High Scholarship List 2014-15

Check this out! Most if not ALL are scholarships you can apply to this year 2015-16 as well!!!

Glenn L. Rudd Foundation Scholarship Scholarships for Polynesian youth for educational pursuits

The mission of the Utah Asian Charitable Foundation (UACF) Scholarship is to foster future leaders for the Asian American community. The UACF offer scholarship to Asian students in Utah under two categories: 1) students with financial need, 2). students who have demonstrated strong scholarship, leadership and community services. Scholarships are range from $500 to $1500.

Edwards Lifesciences Scholarship Program seniors pursuing STEM bachelor’s degrees will be selected to receive a four-year scholarship totaling $10,000 ($2,500 per year)

Utah Service Scholarship $5,000 scholarships to students enrolled in a 4-year college or university in the state of Utah. Due April 15th!!!

CHCI Scholarship Program is for Latino students who have a history of performing public service-oriented activities in their community and who demonstrate a desire to continue in Civic engagement in the future. Emphasis on leadership potential is encouraged. NO GPA OR MAJOR REQUIREMENTS!!! One time scholarship of $1000, $2500, or $5000.

Cyprus Credit Union Scholarship for Cyprus members who are high school seniors with a 3.0 GPA or higher planning to attend college! See Mrs. Edminster for an application. Due by April 1st!!!

Directors’ Memorial College Scholarship Awards to six student members with $3,000 scholarships, totaling $18,000 in academic aid. Due March 31, 2015.

Kohls Cares Scholarship Program Nominate a young volunteer! Any grade! Up to $10,000 in scholarships!

Quest Bridge College Prep Scholarship for Juniors! The QuestBridge College Prep Scholarship gives outstanding low-income high school juniors an early advantage in college admissions.

one-time merit-based scholarship to an exceptional Utah woman attending a college or
university outside the state of Utah.

Financial Literacy Scholarship The Utah Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy (UJ$C) and America First Credit Union is providing four $1000 scholarships! Apply!

"The Easiest Scholarship Ever!" Scholarships up to $1000! Complete your FAFSA, attend a FAFSA Open House Event and submit an essay to www.facebook.com/uheaa
Your entire senior class could win scholarships by competing to submit the most essays from one school too!

Cesar Chavez Creative Arts Competition Write an essay regarding what you do to be a leader of Social Justice?
Cesar Chavez was a leader for social justice. He fought for the rights of migrant farm workers. He dedicated his life to bringing respect and dignity to Mexican-American workers. He served the poor and politically powerless. He drew attention to the dangers caused by agricultural pesticides.

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program college bound and community minded students unable to attend college without financial assistance. Students specifically interested in engineering, technology, design or business, with interest in the automotive industry

2015 Student- View Scholarship Program one $4000 scholarship, two $1000 scholarships and ten $500 scholarships. NO ESSAY!!! 15-20 minute application to enter

Young Humanitarian Award $5,000 college scholarship rewarded to an altruistic young person who strives to serve the local and global community each year. One runner-up will receive a $3,000 college scholarship. Three runner-ups will receive a $1,000 college scholarship

Open to grades 7-12

Jiffy Lube- What Drives You? Up to $5000!!! What drives you? Write an essay and enter to win!

Footlocker Athlete Scholarship

Engineering Video Contest National Academy of Engineering $5000-$25,000 in prizes!!!

Women's Italian American Civic League $1500

Livastride Foundation Scholarship $1500, going to college in Utah, GPA 3.5 +, short essay about adversity you have overcome and why you should be chosen

Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship $1000

Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship $1000

Prudential Spirit of Community Award even 9th graders can apply! if your doing good in your community on a local, national or worldwide level, apply!

ACLU Youth Activist Scholar $1000 for seniors who have taken a stand to protect civil liberties (equality, racial justice, free speech, religious freedom, tolerance and privacy)

Amazon Student Scholarship Join Amazon for free and apply for these merit based scholarships

Lynn Jensen Memorial Scholarship $500 for seniors planning to attend college. Click on "other awards."

South High Alumni Association Scholarship for any direct descendant of a South High School alumni wanting to attend SLCC. Half tuition per semester that is renewable each year. See your Counselor for an application.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Support for Hispanic students via scholarships, resources and information to be successful in education.

Spirit of America Youth Leadership program Scholarship Juniors listen up! This conference is for you! Are you interested in gaining leadership experience and learning about your country? Come see your counselor to get an application to attend this conference!

NAEOP & UAEOP Scholarships UAEOP assists business students up to $500, NAEOP assists special needs/disabled students up to $500

National Merit Scholarships

Veterans Education- Dependent Education Assistance Program Are you the child of a United States Veteran? Click on this link for 45 months of education benefits toward a degree, certificate program, apprenticeship or on the job training.

Lynn Jensen Memorial Scholarship $500 scholarship due December 15, 2014 for seniors planning to attend college.

Yale Young Global Scholars Due February 26th; This is a pre-collegiate summer program with three distinct sessions: Politics, Law, and Economics; International Affairs and Security; and Science, Policy, and Innovation.The program is highly selective and gives students an unforgettable summer experience.

Yale Young African Scholars Program Applications are due February 26, 2015.The Yale Young African Scholars Program (YYAS) is an initiative modeled off of the Yale Young Global Scholars Program. This program is intended solely for African students attending secondary school on the African continent.

Daniels Scholarship Program Seniors in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming who show strength of character and passion to succeed

LTU Design Scholarship Competition Sponsored by Ford and Lawrence Tech University

Hotelscheap.org This scholarship is $1500 per year. Demonstrate aptitude for higher learning, drive to improve self and society at large.

T.H. Bell Teaching Incentive Loan Program If you are interested in becoming a teacher, there are programs designed to help you pay for school!

AmeriCorps State and National Grants a way to give service to your communities and country and earn money for college in return.

Young Entrepreneur Awards Applicants MUST be running their own small business in order to be considered for an award.

African American Male College Scholarship Contest $1000

2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards This program is the United States' largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service.

Barber School Scholarship $500

Utah State Senate Visual Arts Scholarship Competition Awards range from $5000-$300

MLK Jr. Essay & Video Contest

Congressional Award Involves setting goals in four program areas; Volunteer Public Service, Personal Development, Physical Fitness, and Expedition/Exploration.

Career Step Scholarship

CTE Scholarship and Tuition Awards For outstanding Career and Technical Education (CTE) students. The awards cover up to one year of tuition. Eligible applicants have a 1:2 odds of receiving an award. Would you spend four to five hours compiling a portfolio to receive well over $1,500? That's the reality of students applying for the over 100 CTE scholarships and tuition awards.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship earn up to $40,000 with this scholarship! Available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities.

Wendy's High School Heisman $10,000- success in class, on the field and in your community- be honored in NYC! 3.00 (B average) GPA to win

Most Valuable Student Scholarships; Elks National Foundation $4,000-$50,000. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.

National Tongan-American Society

Your Favorite Car Scholarship- $500

University of Utah Specific scholarships

University of Utah Trustee Scholarship: $1,000-$2,000
University of Utah Valedictorian Scholarship: $1,000
University of Utah ARUP Utah Promise Scholarship: $2,000 Grant
University of Utah New University Scholars: $2,000
University of Utah Chicana/o Scholarship Fund
MLK Leadership Award 7-12th grade students can be nominated!
Scholarship targeting Diverse students in the Science, Tech, Engineering and Math fields! $$$

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship Offers full tuition and a stipend of $5000 for students who incorporate language study into their program. They give out -between the Asia and Latin America centers—about 40 of these a year. FAFSA is required.

University & College Scholarship websites: Utah

University Of Utah Scholarships

BYU Scholarships

Dixie State College Scholarships

Snow College Scholarships

Salt Lake Community College (SLCC) Scholarships

Southern Utah University Scholarships

Utah State University Scholarships Check out USU's Educational Opportunity Scholarship due February (see your counselor)

Utah Valley University Scholarships
Wolverine Ambassador LEAD Housing Scholarship

Weber State University Scholarships

Westminster College Scholarships

BYU Management Society- You DO NOT have to be a BYU student to apply!

SLCC Teacher recruitment Scholarship! Due March

Students Interested in Natural Resources, $4500 for four years, Due January

Conway B. and Elaine W. Sonne Scholarship & USU African-American Leadership Award The Mountain West Center at Utah State University has two scholarship opportunities for high school seniors. The deadline for application is in April

Grants and Financial Aid
Students must file the FAFSA (free application for federal student aid) to qualify for any of these

· FSEOG: Annual limit $4,000. Students should contact Financial Aid Office of the college they plan on attending.
· LEAP: Annual limit for Utah is $2,500. Students should contact Financial Aid Office of the college they plan on attending.
· TEACH: Annual Limit $4,000. This grant is for people who plan to fulfill certain teaching requirements.
· UCOPE: Annual limit $5,000. Students should contact Financial Aid Office of the college they plan on attending.

Additional Scholarship Information/Links

Presidential Volunteer Service Award This is a great volunteer awards program you can use to track your service and apply for awards!

Weird Scholarships This is a website created by a student from Alabama who wants to help others stay out of debt while in college

Fast Web Scholarship Search Engine

QuestBridge Are you a high performing student from a low income family who wants to attend a top college?!?!?! If so, click on the Quest bridge link and get going! QuestBridge's message is; if you get in, you can go [financially]. This program promises a scholarship not just for one year but for four. The winners of the scholarships go through a matching process among 35 participating top colleges. Hundreds of scholarship finalists who don't win are admitted separately to the colleges through a more typical admissions BUT often with nearly FULL scholarships. Bottom line: QuestBridge isn't your average financial aid, it's ahead of the curve and WILL help you make not just starting college but completing college a reality.

School Soup Scholarship Search Engine

College Express Scholarship Search Engine

Western Undergraduate Exchange Reduced tuition rate of 150% of resident tuition at participating college programs outside of your home state.
(Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands)

Utah Futures Scholarship search, interest inventories, career and college information

Me-2U Helps high school students differentiate themselves by creating a living on-line profile to show case to colleges. Scholarships as well!

College Week Live Scholarships

Zinch Scholarship search, career and college information and guide

O*Net Career exploration and Job analysis

Utah Labor Market information

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Occupational Outlook Handbook

List of Utah Companies

National Application Center Plan explore and apply to colleges and scholarships

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