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. 6, 2019(Priority Deadline), February 3, 2020 (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
-Earn at least a 22 on the ACT
-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 2019-2020)
Application:  http://suu.edu/ss/financial/secure/housing-scholarship.html
Deadline:  February 1, 2020
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: 2019-2020 Utah Elks Scholarship Application or see Mrs. Dangerfield
Deadline:   February 3, 2020 (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:
2019-2020 Utah Elks Scholarship Application or see Mrs. Dangerfield
Deadline:  February 3, 2020 (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, 2020
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

UTAH GIRLS STATE (Junior Girls)*
Conference Dates:  June 1-6, 2020, at Weber State University
Information: https://continue.weber.edu/girlsstate/
Application: Get from Mrs. Dangerfield 
Deadline:  February 7, 2020
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

HISPANIC COLLEGE FUND (Seniors)
Application: https://www.hsf.net/scholarship
Deadline: February 15, 2020
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, 2019
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: DESCENDANTS OF MILITARY VETERANS (Seniors)
Application: Disabled American Veterans Scholarship
Deadline: February 21, 2020
Criteria:
-Must be a child or a grandchild of a American Military Veterans
-Cumulative 2.5 or higher
-Application, essay and one letter of recommendation
Award: $500 (3 awards)

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: MAYOR DEBBIE WINN LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP
Application: Mayor Debbie Winn Leadership Scholarship Application
Deadline:  February 21, 2020
Criteria:
-THS student with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
-Application, essay on service experiences and why you believe strongly in service, letter of recommendation.
-Be willing to maintain contact with the Foundation, provide follow-up information and provide a written report on the use of the scholarship funds and progress you have made in advancing your education.
Award:  $1,500 (or 3 scholarships at $500 each)

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: TOOELE VALLEY ROTARY CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
Application: Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Application
Deadline: February 21, 2020
Criteria:
-Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
-Application, essay, list of community service projects, leadership opportunities and one letter of recommendation.
Award: $500

TOOELE EDUCATION FOUNDATION: ARTHUR W. BROTHERS COMMUNICATIONS/TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: Arthur Brothers Scholarship Application
Deadline: February 21, 2020
Criteria:
-Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
-Application, essay, list of community service projects, leadership opportunities and one letter of recommendation.
-Scholarship to be used within the academic year following high school graduation.
Award: $500 (2 awards)

KEYS TO SUCCESS: SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
Application: KTS SLCC Application
Deadline: February 27, 2020
Criteria:
-High school senior.
-Must write a short essay.
-Can apply on the KTS app or on the KTS website.
Award: $1,000

KEYS TO SUCCESS: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH
Application: KTS University of Utah Application
Deadline: February 27, 2020
Criteria:
-High school senior.
-Must write a short essay.
-Can apply on the KTS app or on the KTS website.
-Award: $1,000

KEYS TO SUCCESS: TOOELE TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Application: Tooele Tech Application
Deadline: February 27, 2020
Criteria:
-High school senior.
-Must write a short essay.
Can apply on the KTS app or on the KTS website.
Award: $500

KEYS TO SUCCESS: NIGHTINGALE NURSING COLLEGE
Application: Nightingale Nursing Application
Deadline: February 27, 2020
Criteria:
-High school senior.
-Must write a short essay.
-Can apply on the KTS app or on the KTS website.
Award: varies

KEYS TO SUCCESS: PAUL MITCHELL SCHOLARSHIP
Application: Paul Mitchell Scholarship Application
Deadline: February 27, 2020
Criteria:
-High school senior.
-Must write a short essay.
-Can apply on the KTS app or on the KTS website.
Award: $1,000

WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY RICHARDS INSTITUTE ETHICS SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: Richard Richards Ethics Scholarship Application
Deadline:  February 28, 2020
Criteria:
-High school senior.
-Official high school transcript including current GPA and ACT scores.
-Verification of high school graduation date by high school administrator. (letter from counselor)
-Letter of recommendation
-Submission of a 500 word ethics essay.  Essay submissions should be double spaced, titled, have your name and high school, and accompany your application.
-Must have plans to attend Weber State University
Award:  $1,000

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www.unigo.com
www.highfivescholarships.com
www.fastweb.com
www.cappex.com
www.scholarships.com
www.zinch.com