FFA Scholarship Deadline Extended

Seniors, if you are involved in FFA and have not had the chance to fill out this scholarship application, please do! The deadline has been extended until next Friday!

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: TOOELE COUNTY FFA SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: FFA Scholarship Application
Deadline:  April 3, 2020
Criteria:
-Senior graduating from Tooele, Stansbury or Grantsville
-Submit your SAE plan
-Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
-Application, essay, one letter of recommendation (not from a FFA advisor)
– Demonstrated interest and / or aptitude as shown by success in the FFA program
-Leadership and community service
Award:  $500 (6 awards), $1,000 (3 awards), $1,500 (1 award)

Scholarship Deadlines March 31st

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Seniors, we still have many scholarships available. Check through the following scholarships and apply today!

WESTERN AGCREDIT CUSTOMER SCHOLARSHIPS(Seniors)
Application: https://www.westernagcredit.com/about_us/scholarships
Deadline: March 31, 2020
Criteria: 
-High school senior
-Applicant must be a borrower or child of a bona-fide Western AgCredit borrower.
-The $1,500 dollar sum will be paid upon receipt of proof of enrollment at the school of choice

NATIONAL FEDERATION OF THE BLIND 2020 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (Seniors)
Application:  nfb.org/scholarships
Deadline:  March 31, 2020
Criteria:
-Must be legally blind in both eyes.
-Must be residing in the United States, the District of Columbia, or Puerto Rico.
-Must be pursuing or planning to pursue a full-time, postsecondary course of study in a degree program at a United States institution in the 2018 scholastic year, except that one scholarship may be given to a person employed full-time while attending school part-time.
-Must participate in the entire NFB national convention and in all of its scheduled scholarship program activities.
Award:  $3,000-12,000 (30 awards)

CHARTWAY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION: DIRECTORS’ MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: https://www.chartway.com/directors-memorial-scholarship-program.html
Deadline:  March 31, 2020
Criteria:
-Member must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree.
-Each applicant must have his/her own account or be the joint owner of an account prior to submission.
-The account must be in good standing by March 31, 2020. An account in good standing means owning at least one share of the credit union.
Award:  $3,000 (7 awards)

LIFELINE FOR YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: https://lifelineutah.com/scholarship/
Deadline: March 31, 2020
Criteria:
-Must be a high school senior
-Must be enrolled in a post secondary education by Fall of 2020
-Applicants must submit a video on how to avoid bullying, suicide, or substance abuse and upload it to YouTube.
Award: $1,000

 

One More Day For the Tooele Education Foundation Scholarships!

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Seniors, I hope you are doing well and staying safe. You have one more day to submit the Tooele Education Foundation Scholarships. They are all done online. Each one does require a transcript, so go ahead and download the “unofficial transcript” for the application. You can download this from SIS. If you cannot figure out how to do this, email me or call the Counseling Office for questions or help.

AMERICAN WARRIORS STUDENTS IN ACTION SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: Students in Action Scholarship Application
Deadline: March 20, 2020
Criteria:
-Minimum 2.5 GPA.
-Application, essay, one letter of recommendation.
-List of leadership and community service
Award: $1,000 (four awards)

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: “STEP IT UP” SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
ApplicationStep It Up Scholarship Application
Deadline: March 20, 2020
Criteria:
-Students who wish to pursue an education in Health Sciences
-Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
-Application, essay, one letter of recommendation.
Award: $1,000

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: BARRICK MERCUR SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: Barrick Scholarship Application
Deadline:  March 20, 2020
Criteria:
-Must be a 2020 graduate of Blue Peak THS, SHS, or GHS.
-GPA of 2.5 or higher
-List of service, leadership, and extra-curricular activities and experiences you have participated in at school and in the community, particularly as they relate to your chosen academic/career goals.
-Write and submit and essay following the prompt provided. Not to exceed 800 words
-Letter of recommendation
– Scholarship must be used within the academic year following high school graduation. Scholarship recipients may submit a request for a deferral.
Award:  $500-$1,000 (multiple awards)

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION:  “GO LOCAL” TOOELE KIWANIS SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: Kiwanis Go Local Scholarship Application
Deadline:  March 20, 2020
Criteria:
-Be sure you are complying with all those requirements of Tooele Tech or USU
-Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
-Application, essay, one letter of recommendation.
Award:  $500 (two awards)

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: DALTON DONATE 4 LIFE NURSING/MEDICAL SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: Dalton Donate For Life Scholarship Application
Deadline:  March 20, 2020
Criteria:
-Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
-Intend to pursue a career in nursing/medicine.
-Complete all application form information:  certified high school transcript, essay on why you want to pursue a career in nursing/medicine, a list of nursing/medical related classes you have taken or other nursing/medical related experience you have received, a letter of recommendation.
Award:  $500 (6 awards)

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION:  JORDAN M. BYRD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: Jordan Byrd Scholarship Application
Deadline:  March 20, 2020
Criteria:
-GPA of 2.5 or higher during the graduating year.
-Intend to pursue a career in a medical field.
-Complete application form, including one essay, a certified high school transcript, letter of recommendation.
-Willing to maintain contact with the Foundation to provide follow-up information and report on the use of the scholarship funds and progress you have made in advancing your education.
Award:  $500

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION:  JORDAN M. BYRD SILVER STAR SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application:  Jordan Byrd Silver Star Scholarship Application
Deadline:  March 20, 2020
Criteria:
-GPA of 3.5 or higher during the graduating year.
-Intend to pursue a career in a medical field.
-Complete application form, including two essays, a certified high school transcript, letter of recommendation, list of medical work-related experience or classes.
-Willing to maintain contact with the Foundation to provide follow-up information and report on the use of the scholarship funds and progress you have made in advancing your education.
Award:  $1500 

Scholarship Deadlines Coming Up

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Two more scholarships due over the next couple of days! We had a student two years ago receive the Jump Start Financial Literacy Scholarship. Apply today!

PMI NORTHERN UTAH CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIP
Application: PMI Northern Utah Chapter Scholarship 2020
Deadline: March 18, 2020
Criteria:
-Must be a junior or a senior
-Upload a five minute video to YouTube telling a story about a project that you have been involved in.
Award: One of each: $2,000, $1,000, $500

2020 JUMP START FINANCIAL LITERACY SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: http://www.utahjumpstart.org/
Deadline:  March 20, 2020
Criteria:
-Utah high school senior enrolled at an accredited Utah school who has successfully completed or is currently enrolled in the financial literacy course required for graduation.
-Plan to pursue post-secondary education.
-Application process:  Complete a college application, create a 1-2 minute YouTube video answering the following question “How do you plan to pay for college while keeping your debt to a minimum?” , complete scholarship application.
Award:  $1,250 (6 awards)