February Scholarships

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NICHE NO ESSAY CONTEST
Application: https://www.niche.com/colleges/scholarship/no-essay-scholarship/ 
Deadline: The end of every month
Criteria: Has to create an account, no other eligibility required
Award: $2,000

AMERICAN FIRE SPRINKLER ESSAY (Seniors)
Application www.afsascholarship.org
Deadline:  Now through April 7, 2020
Criteria:
-Must be a U.S. citizen
-Applicants are put into a random drawing
Award:  $2,000 (10 nationally)

 REGENTS’ SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application:  Regents’ Application
Deadline:  Dec. 3, 2020(Priority Deadline), February 1, 2021 (Regular Deadline)
Criteria:
-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
-Apply for the FAFSA
-Meet college enrollment or deferment requirements
Award: Award amounts vary and may be renewable up to four semesters

SUU OFF-CAMPUS HOUSING SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors planning to attend SUU in 2021-2022)
Application:
  http://suu.edu/ss/financial/secure/housing-scholarship.html
Deadline:  February 1, 2021
Criteria:
-Students must be enrolled full-time.
-GPA of 3.0 or greater.
*PLEASE NOTE: If you feel you have extenuating circumstances please call Lauren Matlock or Tiffany Smith at 435-586-7735.
Award
:  Up to 75% of housing costs for 1 year (must reapply each year).

ELKS SCHOLARSHIP FOR TECH/VOCATIONAL SCHOOL (Seniors)
Application:
2020-2021 Utah Elks Scholarship Application or see Mrs. Dangerfield
Deadline:   February 3, 2021 (Submitted to Mrs. Dangerfield)
Criteria:
-High school senior planning to attend a vocational or technical school.
-Will need 2 letters of recommendation
-Will need high school transcript
-Will need high school profile (can get from Counseling Office)
-Complete the application
Award:  Varies (number of awards vary as well).

ELKS SPECIAL NEEDS STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application:
2020-2021 Utah Elks Scholarship Application or see Mrs. Dangerfield
Deadline:  February 3, 2021 (Submitted to Mrs. Dangerfield)
Criteria:
-High School Senior with Special Needs, i.e. learning disability or health problems.
-Application must include a supporting letter from a doctor/professional person stating the nature of the Special Needs Condition.
-Will need 2 letters of recommendation
-Will need high school transcript
-Will need high school profile (can get from Counseling Office)
-Complete the application
Award:  Varies (number of awards varies as well).

UNIVERSITY OF UTAH SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES (Seniors)
Application: https://utah.academicworks.com/
Deadline: February 1, 2021
Criteria:
-Must have completed the general application to the University of Utah
-Read the scholarship eligibility requirements to make sure you meet the eligibility requirements
Award: Varies

HISPANIC COLLEGE FUND (Seniors)
Application: https://www.hsf.net/scholarship
Deadline: February 15, 2021
Criteria:
-Must be of Hispanic heritage
-Minimum 3.0
-Plan to enroll in a four year public university
-U.S. Citizen, permanent legal resident, DACA or eligible non-citizen (as defined by FAFSA)
-Complete FAFSA
Award: $500-$5,000

AFA TEENS FOR ALZHEIMER’S AWARENESS SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application:  www.afateens.org
Deadline:  February 15, 2021
Criteria:
-High school senior planning to attend 4 year accredited college or university.
-Write an autobiography:  1,200-1,500 word essay about Alzheimer’s effect on you and your family, and a brief 200-word biography.
Award:  $500 – $5,000

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: MAYOR DEBBIE WINN LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP
Application: Mayor Debbie Winn Leadership Scholarship Application
Deadline:  February 19, 2021
Criteria:

-Complete and submit the application form.
-Senior students from Tooele High School may apply.
-GPA of 3.0 or higher (certified transcript including ACT scores is required)
-Letter of recommendation
-Essay
-List of leadership experiences.
-List of community service projects.
Award:  $1,500 (or 3 scholarships at $500 each)

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION:  “GO LOCAL” TOOELE KIWANIS SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: Kiwanis Go Local Scholarship Application
Deadline:  February 19, 2021
Criteria:
-Complete and submit application form.
-Senior students from any Tooele County School District High Schools
-Minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher (certified transcript required)
-Essay – not to exceed 800 words using the prompt provided
-Letter of recommendation
-Applicants must be planning to attend the Tooele Technical College or USU in Tooele.
Award:  One $500 award and one $1,000 award

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: TOOELE VALLEY ROTARY CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
Application: Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Application
Deadline: February 19, 2021
Criteria:
-Complete and submit the application form.
-Senior students graduating from any Tooele County School District high school may apply.
-Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher to during high school (certified transcripts required)
-Essay – not to exceed 800 words using the prompt provided.
-Letter of recommendation
Award: $500

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: ARTHUR W. BROTHERS COMMUNICATIONS/TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: Arthur Brothers Scholarship Application
Deadline: February 19, 2021
Criteria:
-Complete and submit application packet.
-GPA of 2.5 or higher (certified transcript required).
-Essay, not to exceed 800 words.
-List of community service projects with which you have been involved.
-List of leadership opportunities that have helped you grow.
-Letter of recommendation.
Award: One $1,000 award and two $500 awards

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: TOOELE MOTOR COMPANY DRIVE TO SUCCESS SCHOLARSHIP
Application: Drive to Success Scholarship
Deadline: February 19, 2021
Criteria:
-Complete and submit the application form.
-Senior students graduating from Stansbury, Tooele or Grantsville may apply.
-GPA of 3.0 or higher
-Essay not to exceed 800 words is required.
-Letter of recommendation.
-It is intended for the scholarship to be used within the academic year following high school graduation. Scholarship may be deferred upon written request.
Award: $1,000 (two awards)

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION:DETROIT DIESEL SKILLED TRADE AND STEM SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)Application: Detroit Diesel Scholarship Application
Deadline:  February 19, 2021
Criteria:
-Senior or junior graduating early from Tooele, Stansbury or Grantsville High school.
-Essay, not to exceed 800 words. “Why I want to work in a Skilled Trades or STEM field.”
-Letter of recommendation
-List of community service projects that you have been involved with
-List and describe leadership experience
Award:  $1,000 (6 awards)

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: PURPLE INNOVATION SCHOLARSHIP
Application: Purple Innovation Scholarship Application
Deadline: February 19, 2021
Criteria:
-Complete and submit application packet.
-GPA of 3.0 or higher (certified transcript required).
-Essay – not to exceed 800 words.
-List of experiences you have participated in at school and in the community, particularly as they relate to your chosen career path.
Award: $1,500 (three awards)

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: PURPLE PATHWAY SCHOLARSHIP
Application: Purple Pathway Scholarship Application
Deadline: February 19, 2021
Criteria:
-Complete and submit all information on the application form.
-Students graduating from Tooele County School District may apply.
-Scholarship is to be used only at Tooele Technical College.
-GPA of 2.5 or higher (certified transcript required)
-Essay – not to exceed 800 words using the prompt provided.
-List of experiences you have participated in at school and in the community, particularly as they relate to your chosen career path.
Award: $500 (ten total awards) Tooele Tech will match this scholarship totaling $1,000.

DOODLE FOR GOOGLE SCHOLARSHIP (grades K-12)
Application: Doodle for Google Application
Deadline: February 26, 2021
Criteria:
-Artists create their doodles using whatever materials they want.
-Write an artist statement about what you have drawn and how it represents something that inspires you.
-Fill out the required form and sign it.
-High school students will be judged with other students from grades 10-12
-U.S. Citizen or permanent legal resident
Award: 53 total prizes. Prizes range from $5,000 up to $30,000

UTAH GIRLS STATE (Junior Girls)*
Conference Dates:   at Weber State University
Information: https://continue.weber.edu/girlsstate/
Application: Get from Mrs. Dangerfield 

Deadline:  February 26, 2021
Criteria:
-High school girls who have just completed their junior year of high school.
-Girls selected based on scholastic, leadership, service accomplishments, interview skills, and the potential to learn and grow from this experience.
Cost: $400

SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITES:
www.unigo.com
www.highfivescholarships.com
www.fastweb.com
www.cappex.com
www.scholarships.com
www.zinch.com