Horatio Alger Scholarship-$25,000

Horatio Alger Scholarship – Tooele High Scholarships

We had a students in 2018 win the $25,000 award. All you have to do is apply and you could win some much needed money for college!

HORATIO ALGER SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
NATIONAL and STATE (Two separate applications)
Application: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/

Deadline:  Oct. 25, 2020 by 5:00 PM Eastern Time
Criteria:
-Be enrolled full-time as a high school senior in the United States, progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2021 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation.
-Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution).
-Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity.
-Co-curricular/community service activities.
-Maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0.
-Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required).
-Be a United States citizen.
-Utah scholarship requires Utah citizenship.
Award:  National – $25,000 (106 awards)
State – $10,000 (7 awards)

ACT Registration Deadline Coming Up for September Test Dates

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If you would like to take or re-take the ACT in September, there are multiple test dates available. There are no late fees to take any of the September ACT tests. The final deadline for registration is August 31st.

There are some schools that do not require an ACT test for admissions, but those schools do require it for scholarship consideration.

September 12, 2020
September 13, 2020 (Sunday)
September 19, 2020

Click this link to register today!

Welcome Back Buffs!

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Scholarships, they are for everyone. 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students should be applying. For each month of the year, I have listed scholarships that you can apply for and many are for all high school students. If you haven’t had a chance to browse through this website, take a minute and familiarize yourself with the format of this scholarship page. You will be so glad that you did.

Remember how important it is to set some time aside and come meet with me. This way, I can help you start to figure out some direction in applying for scholarships. Our counseling office has many programs in place to help you on your journey for life after high school. Utah College Application Week for seniors, College Day for juniors and College and Career Readiness events that will help each of you reach your goals.

If you would like to meet with me, come on into the counseling office to set up a time. I am happy to meet with you and your parents to help make this year as easy as possible.

Good luck with this new year, and lets win you some scholarship money!

Mrs. Dangerfield

ACT Has Added Additional Fall Testing Dates

If you are interested in taking the ACT test this September or October, ACT has added additional tests dates. These options should be most helpful for any students wanting to retake or possible take the ACT for the first time.

Please click this link should you like to register for the following test dates.

2020-2021 Test Dates (National)
National Test Dates for 2020-2021 will not open for registration until July 2020.
Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required)
September 12, 2020
September 13, 2020 (Sunday)
September 19, 2020
August 14 August 15 – August 28
October 10, 2020
October 17, 2020
October 24, 2020
October 25, 2020 (Sunday)
September 17 September 18 – 25
December 12, 2020 November 6 November 7 – November 20
February 6, 2021 January 8 January 9 – January 15
April 17, 2021 March 12 March 13 – March 26
June 12, 2021 May 7 May 8 – May 21
July 17, 2021* June 18 June 19 – June 25