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January

JANUARY

FOOT LOCKER SCHOLAR ATHLETES PROGRAM

Criteria: Seniors

U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Currently member of a high school or after school sports team. 

Cumulative GPA 3.0 or higher

Amount: $20,000

Deadline: January 8rd 2021

Website: https://footlockerscholarathletes.com/

 

GE REAGAN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

Criteria: Seniors with 3.0 GPA, US citizen. Leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship.

Amount: 10,000-$40,000

Deadline: January 5, 2021 or until 25,000 applications are submitted, whichever comes first.

Website: https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/

 

RON BROWN SCHOLAR PROGRAM

Criteria: African American seniors. Excel academically, show leadership potential,demonstrate financial needand are involved in the community.

U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Two essays required.Letter of recommendation required.

Amount:$10,000/year

Deadline:January 9, 2021(Only one deadline this year)

Website:www.ronbrown.org

 

SOCIETY OF MILITARY ENGINEERING AND ARCHITECTURE SCHOLARSHIP

Criteria:Utah High school seniors interested in engineering or architecture. Two short essays about what you hope to contribute to society through a career in engineering or architecture. No military service required.

Amount:$1,800 (U of U will match $1800 through a state incentive program.)

Deadline:January 8, 2021

Website:https://www.same.org/Get-Connected/Find-a-Post/Great-Basin/Scholarship-Opportunity

 

DOODLE FOR GOOGLE

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Doodle for Google opens for submissions on

Opens: January 11, 2021

Website:https://doodles.google.com/d4g/

 

ASIAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Criteria:Seniors of Asian or Pacific Islander ethnicity. Legal permanent resident or US citizen. Must complete FAFSA. Minimum 2.7 GPA.

Financial need, community service and leadership, solid academic achievement.

Amount:$2500-20,000

Deadline:14 Jan 2021

Website:https://apiascholars.org/scholarship/apia-scholarship/

 

USCA (formerly LYNN JENSEN MEMORIAL) SCHOLARSHIP

Criteria: Seniors with school and/or community involvement. Essay about a school counselor that has had a positive effect on you and your school success.

Amount: $500.00

Deadline: 15 January 2021

Website: www.utschoolcounselor.org and https://completescholarships.org/

 

JOHN F. KENNEDY PROFILE IN COURAGE ESSAY CONTEST

Criteria:9 -12 grades.

1000 Word essay. Describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US elected official who served during or after 1917.

Amount:$100-$10,000

Deadline:Jan 15th2021

Website:https://www.jfklibrary.org/learn/education/profile-in-courage-essay-contest

 

WASHINGTON CROSSING FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

Criteria:Seniors planning on a career in government service. U.S. Citizen.

Three (3) copies each of - cover letter, 300 word essay stating why the applicant is planning a career in government, letter of recommendation, transcripts and test scores, resume etc., required to be MAILED. Online application not available.

Amount:$500 – $5,000

Deadline:January 15th 2021

Website:https://www.gwcf.org/scholarship

 

USU QUINNEY SCHOLARSHIP

Criteria:Senior planning to attend Utah State University to study in a field supporting natural

resources. Resume, transcript, 3.5 GPA, 27 ACT, essay, two letters of recommendation required.

Amount:$8,000 per year, 4 years

Deadline:January 15th2021

Website:http://qcnr.usu.edu/undergraduates/involvement/quinneyscholarship

 

COOLIDGE SCHOLARSHIP

Criteria: High school JUNIORS.

Annually awarded, full-ride, presidential scholarship that covers tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study. Anyone of any background, pursuing any academic discipline of study, may apply to this non-partisan, need-blind, program.Primary criterion is academic record.

Deadline: Jan 20, 2021

Website: www.coolidgescholars.org

 

POINT FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

Criteria:Senior LGBTQ+

Leadership and community involvement, Strong academic achievement, Working for the betterment of the LGBTQ community, Financial need

Amount: Varies

Deadline:Jan 25th

Website:https://pointfoundation.org/point-apply/application-faqs/

 

U OF U LARRY H. AND GAIL MILLER SCHOLARSHIP

Criteria:High school seniors. Must be admitted to the University of Utah. Demonstrated financial need. Under-represented ethnic background or first-generation students of a diverse background. Personal statement required.

Amount:Varies

Deadline:31 Jan 2021

Website:https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/15223

 

DAR GOOD CITIZENS SCHOLARSHIP

Criteria: Graduating high school seniors. US Citizen. Applicants must plan to attend an accredited college or university in the USA.

Amount: Award $1,000 to $5,000

Deadline: January 31, 2021

Website: https://dar.academicworks.com/ or email Delilah.martis@slcschools.org for a list

 

NIAAA AND UIAAA STUDENT ATHLETE SCHOLARSHIPS

NIAAA Criteria:High school senior. At least 2 of the following: (a) minimum B+ average (b) top 25% of class (c)24 ACTor 1100 SAT. Participated in two sports for at least twoyears in each sport, earned at least one varsity letter in each sport.

UIAAA Criteria:High school senior. At least 2 of the following: (a) minimum B+ average (b) top 25% of class (c)20 ACTor 900 SAT. Participated in two sports for at leastthreeyears in each sport, earned at least one varsity letter in each sport.

Amount:The UIAAA will select 6 students to receive $2,000 scholarships. The top ranked male and female will be forwarded to the NIAAA for consideration.

Website:

https://uiaaa.org/awards/student-athlete-scholarships/

https://members.niaaa.org/page/StudentScholarship

Please note that the UIAAA uses the NIAAA scholarship form to identify all scholarship winners.

Utah Deadline:January 31st

 

PACIFIC ISLANDER SCHOLARSHIPS

Criteria:Pacific Islander descent, plan to attend an accredited institution of higher education

One Academic excellence scholarship – minimum 3.0 GPA

One Extra-Curricular and One Community Leadership Scholarship

Amount:$5,000 each

Deadline:Usually January. 2021 details to come

Website:https://www.southpacificislander.org/scholarships

 

NATIONAL MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP

Criteria:Senior who has Multiple Sclerosis or a parent with MS.

Deadline:Various scholarships – details on website

Website:https://www.nationalmssociety.org/Living-Well-With-MS/Work-and-Home/Insurance-and-Financial-Information/Financial-Resources/Scholarship-Program/Scholarship-Resources