Seniors, here are four awesome scholarship opportunities that are due here in the next few days. Please take the chance and apply! On another note, any students still interested in going on a tour of USU next Tuesday the 11th, please come see me for a permission slip.
COMCAST LEADERS AND ACHIEVERS (Seniors)
Deadline: December 7, 2018 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
-Have a demonstrated commitment to community service, outstanding qualities in character, integrity and leadership.
-Plan to attend college, university, vocational or technical school in the U.S.
-Demonstrate leadership abilities in school activities or through work experience.
-Strong commitment to and involvement in community service.
-GPA of 3.0 or higher.
-Full-time high school senior.
-Demonstrate financial need.
Many Tooele students have won this award before. Apply today!
NATIONAL HONORS SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP(Seniors)
Deadline: December 7, 2018
-Senior members of National Honors Society
575 national semi-finalists $3,200
24 national finalists $5,625
1 national winner $25,000
REGENTS’ SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application opens on November 15, 2018
Deadline: Dec. 7, 2018 (Priority Deadline), February 1, 2019 (Regular Deadline)
-Take the required classes in grades 9-12
-Four credits of English
-Four credits of Math (at least one must be selected from the advanced course list)
-Three credits of Social Science
-Three credits of lab-based Science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)
-Two credits of the same World Language
-Earn at least a 3.3 cumulative GPA
-Earn at least a 22 on the ACT
-Apply for the FAFSA
-Meet college enrollment or deferment requirements
Award: Every student who meets the requirements for the scholarship can receive a one-time award. Award amounts will be determined annually based on available funding. Students can earn a supplemental award if they have contributed to a my529 program in years 14, 15, and 16. If students show financial need, they may also receive a supplemental award.
LYNN JENSEN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (Seniors)
Deadline: December 8, 2018
-If you have a counselor that has impacted your life in a positive way, this scholarship will award both you and your counselor.
-Applicants must be a high school senior who plans to attend college
-Scholarship monies are given directly to the student
-Four scholarships will be awarded on February 1, 2018