Scholarship Notes from Mrs. Morgan
Here are some of the latest scholarships:
Deadline: May 4, 2018
Requirements: Up to five $3,000 scholarships will be awarded for the 2018-2019 academic year. Preference is given to current or previous residents of Salt Lake City’s west side communities who have clear financial need and show commitment to the goals of UNP. This scholarship may be used for educational expenses, e.g. tuition, fees, books, and/or supplies for any post-secondary program, including vocational and technical training. Eligible students must be either a high school senior, someone who has earned a GED, a Freshman in an undergraduate program, or transferring from a two-year college to a four-year institution in pursuit of a bachelor’s degree. This scholarship is open to undocumented students (with or without DACA) who graduate(d) from a Utah high school.
Utah State University – IME Becas Scholarships
Deadline: May 15, 2018
Requirements: Open to applicants who are of Mexican origin (born in Mexico) or descent (one or both parents or grandparents who are of Mexican origin). In partnership with the Mexican Consulate in Salt Lake City, Utah State University Extension and the Colleges of Agriculture and Applied Sciences (CAAS) and Humanities and Social Sciences (CHaSS) invite USU incoming freshmen and current USU students to apply for IME BECAS 2018 $2,000 tuition scholarships. 2018 USU IME BECAS Application The 2018 application is available at: https://bit.ly/2pPiabu. Electronic applications must be submitted by May 15. Only complete applications will be reviewed. The scholarship review committee will meet May 22 through May 25. Award letters will be emailed to selected recipients on June 1. Deadline for scholarship recipients to accept the award is June 15. For further information, email firstname.lastname@example.org. WHO IS ELIGIBLE.
Those with a GPA of 2.5 and above.
Scholarship Flyer: https://educateutahdotorg.files.wordpress.com/2018/04/usubecaime2018.pdf
Scholarship Link: https://bit.ly/2pPiabu
University of Utah – Sophomore Rise Ivory Homes Deeply Engaged Learning Award
Deadline: May 31, 2018
Requirements: Open to undocumented students (with or without DACA) who graduated from a Utah high school. Put your ideas into action with a Deeply Engaged Learning award. Learn by solving problems, collaborating with peers, and studying with professors and advisers who are passionate about the issues you care about. Apply for an Ivory Homes Deeply Engaged Learning award to maximize your education today! Ivory Homes Deeply Engaged Learning awards range from $100 – $1,000 and are used specifically for your chosen project or activity. Students are limited to one award. Projects should be completed in 2 consecutive semesters. Applicants must be entering their sophomore year in the fall and be in good academic and program standing. Go here for examples of programs and opportunities–applications will be considered for activities not on the list.
Scholarship Flyer: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/ivoryhomes_deeplyengagedlearningaward
Clark and Christine Ivory Dream Access Scholarship
Deadline: June 10, 2018
Requirements: The Clark and Christine Ivory Dream Access Scholarship has been established to support the access, retention, and graduation of undocumented students at the University of Utah. Open to undocumented students (with or without DACA) who graduated from a Utah high school. Student must be an incoming or continuing University of Utah undergraduate student in pursuit of their first undergraduate degree. Student must demonstrate satisfactory progress toward a degree with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need.
Scholarship Link: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/ivorydream_2018_19
University of Utah – IME Becas
Deadline: June 10, 2018
Requirements: The IME Becas Scholarship has been established to support the access, retention, and graduation of undocumented students of Mexican heritage at the University of Utah. IME Becas at the University of Utah is a partnership between the Mexican Government, the Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS), and the Dream Center. Funds for this scholarship have been generously provided by the Mexican government, The Clark and Christine Ivory Dream Access Fund and numerous other individual donors. This scholarship grants multiple awards valued at $1000-$4000 each. Scholarships will be disbursed half in Fall 2018 and half in Spring 2019 and will be applied directly to students’ tuition at the University of Utah.
Scholarship Link: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/imebecas_2018_19
Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants
Deadline: June 14, 2018
Requirements: Open to high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution. Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed. The winner(s) of this annual scholarship will receive their award within 2 weeks of the listed deadline. All applicants should include their full name and mailing address with their submissions. This scholarship is open to undocumented students (with or without DACA), U.S. Permanent Residents, and U.S. Citizens.
Scholarship Link: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
Deadline: June 15, 2018
Requirements: Open to undocumented students (with and without DACA) in Utah. The goal of the scholarship, supported by the Institute for Mexicans Abroad (IME), is to provide financial assistance to promising low-income students, with preference given to immigrant students who have no other financial resources. The scholarship also seeks to support students who demonstrate a commitment to leadership or service that benefits the immigrant population. Scholarship amounts range from $1,000 to $2,000 each, and must be used for tuition and/or books during the 2018- 2019 school year
10 Words or Less Scholarship
Scholarship Deadline: June 30th, 2018 ($500)
To be eligible for the 10 Words or Less Scholarship a student must:
1) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2018.
2) This scholarship is provided by StudentScholarships.org. In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:
A. Go to www.facebook.com/myscholarships and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:
In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve the $500 scholarship.
B. Before or After writing your Answer you will also need to "Like" our Facebook page. Note we will only read the answers provided from people that have "Liked" our page
Blur Scholarship $1,000 Due June 8, 2018
"A revolutionary new private messaging & gaming app called BLUR is launching and we are giving a limited amount of students an exclusive chance to be BETA TESTERS and win thousands of dollars in scholarship during our initial launch! We will be giving away TEN $1,000 SCHOLARSHIPS to students who sign up before June 8th. In addition, we will be giving away over $500,000 in real world prizes over the first two months after launch. All you have to do to be eligible to win is to be a beta tester & give us feedback on our app before we launch worldwide. To be put on the list for the exclusive soft launch, go to theblurapp.com/scholarships "
BRYAN CAMERON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
Applications are now open for the class of 2019. Early application deadline is May 25, 2018. Regular application deadline is September 12, 2018. The Foundation only accepts 3,000 applications so apply early. Requirements: Completed Application, copy of unofficial transcript, two letters of recommendation. Estimated between $20,000-50,000.