December Scholarships

UOFU LARRY H. AND GAIL MILLER SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: Dec 1

Whenever possible, students will be selected from applicants whose ethnic background is under-represented in higher education in Utah and those who are first generation college students. Must demonstrate financial need as determined by FAFSA.

APPLY HEREhttps://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/8867


AMERICANISM ESSAY CONTEST

Deadline: Dec 1

Write an essay not to exceed 350 words on “What Patriotism Means to Me”

  • The title of the essay shall be written or typed at the top of the paper.

    A student may submit only one entry each year.

  • Each entry must be accompanied by a separate sheet stating: the entrant’s name; address; zip code; telephone number; school grade (or equivalent); name of school or the words, “home schooled;” number of words in essay; and the sponsoring branch/unit or sponsor’s name.

$1000, $1500, $2500 & GRAND PRIZE: $5000

APPLY HERE:  www.fra.org/essay


BYU MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: Dec 1

Complete and submit a School of Music Undergraduate Admission and Scholarshp Application. Auditions required – held in January.

APPLY HERE: http://music.byu.edu/undergrad-admissions/


HSC HOME WARRANTY SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: Dec 1

Applicant Eligibility Requirements

  • Open to high school seniors or college students who are legal residents of the United States
  • Applicants required to submit a video (see “Make A Video” tab for details)
  • Applicants required to “like” The Home Service Club’s Facebook page to be considered

APPLY HERE: https://www.hscwarranty.com/scholarship


DREAM WEBER SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: Dec 1

Attend Weber State and have an income less than $40,000, complete the FAFSA by April 1. You will be automatically considered for the scholarship once you have completed the admissions application and have WSU has received your FAFSA. (The earlier you fill out the FAFSA, the better.)

APPLY HERE: http://www.weber.edu/dreamweber/default.html


STEPHEN J BRADY STOP HUNGER SCHOLARSHIPS

Deadline: Dec 5

The Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships recognize and reward students who have made a significant impact in the fight against hunger.

APPLY HERE: www.sodexofoundation.org/hunger_us/scholarships/scholarships.asp


REGENTS SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: Dec 7

Graduating seniors may receive up to $5000 if they have taken the following courses:  4 credits of English, chemistry, physics, biology, 3.5 years of Social Science, 4 credits of math, 2 years of the same Foreign Language, grades 9 – 12.  Subject to legislative funding. Complete application should be postmarked February 1, priority consideration deadline is December 8.

APPLY HERE: stepuputah.com/regentsscholarship


LYNN JENSEN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: Dec 9

  • Applicant must be a Utah high school senior who plans to attend college
  • • Application and required attachments must be submitted together by December 9, 2017 at 11:59 PM.
  • • Scholarship monies will be given directly to the student.
  • • Scholarships are funded through the USCA’s silent auction and other USCA donations.
  • • The scholarship amount is $1000.
  • • Four scholarships will be awarded February 1, 2018.

APPLY HERE: https://schools.graniteschools.org/connectionhigh/files/2015/02/USCA-Scholarship-Flyer-2017-18.pdf


SCIENCE AMBASSADOR SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: Dec 11

The Science Ambassador Scholarship is a full tuition scholarship for a woman seeking an undergraduate degree in science, engineering, or math, funded by Cards Against Humanity.

APPLY HERE: www.scienceambassadorscholarship.org


RUBINCAM YOUTH AWARD

Deadline: Dec 15

These awards encourage and recognize our youth as the next generation of family historians.

High school students in grades 10-12 or between the ages of 16-18. The award winner receives a $500 cash prize, a plaque, and a one-year NGS membership (non print). Presentation details of the winning submission may appear in NGS Magazine. (This was the only category in the Rubincam Youth Award until 2007.)

APPLY HERE: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9941/rubincam_youth_award_scholarship.php#sthash.xsUsCUpk.dpbs


AXA ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: Dec 15

The AXA Achievementsm Scholarship offers college scholarships of $2,500, $10,000 and $25,000 to high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community or the workplace. Scholarship winners are known as AXA Achievers. They are ethnically and economically diverse, but they share these qualities: ambition and drive; determination to set and reach goals; respect for self, family and community; ability to succeed in college. The scholarship is sponsored by the AXA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of AXA US.

APPLY HERE: https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.htmlwww.axa-equitable.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html


BURGER KING SCHOLARS

Deadline: Dec 15 

Selected on the basis of academic achievement (minimum 2.5 GPA), work experience, extracurricular activities and/or community service.   Number of awards will be determined by the funds available and the number of applicants. $1000 – $50,000.

APPLY HERE: www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/WhatWeDo/ScholarsProgram


FOOTLOCKER SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: Dec 15

Foot Locker wants to celebrate YOU, not just because you scored the game-winning point, but because sports have helped you grow into a strong leader at school and in your community.

APPLY HERE: https://footlockerscholarathletes.com/?source=email&utm_source=dosomething&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=flsa_outreach_a


APPRENTICE ECOLOGIST INITIATIVE SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: Dec 31

For students involved in environmental cleanup and conservation projects. After you have completed your project, register and upload your best photo and accompanying essay.

APPLY HERE: www.wildernessproject.org/volunteer_apprentice_ecologist#scholarship


GEN AND KELLY TANABE SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: Dec 31

Merit  based program that can be used for tuition, room and board, fees or any educational expense.  Submit an essay of 250 words on less on one of the following three topics:  Why do you deserve to win this scholarship? OR Describe your academic or career goals OR Any topic of your choice.   $1000

APPLY HERE: www.gkscholarship.com


FREE SPEECH ESSAY CONTEST

Deadline: Dec 31

Students must submit an essay between 800 and 1,000 on the provided topic: why free speech is so important to higher education, and why censorship undermines the ideals of liberal education and a free society.

APPLY HERE: https://www.thefire.org/student-network/essay-contest/