Applications due in October
October 2 - Wendy's High School Heisman – Seniors Athletes that have at least a 3.0 GPA and participate in at least one school sponsored sport. First 40,000 applicants will receive a gift card from Wendy's. A boy and girl will be selected from each high school. Award amount varies. Applications will be accepted now until October 2, 2013. Apply online www.wendysheisman.com.
October 6 - AES Engineering Scholarship - Seniors - a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluated the essays that are submitted. Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility. You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible. Visit online http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
October 25 – Utah State Office of Education Centennial Scholarship for Early Graduation Certificate - Juniors and Seniors A partial scholarship program for high school students who graduate early from high school and enroll within one calendar year in an eligible Utah post-secondary institution full time. . Apply online http://www.schools.utah.gov/CURR/earlycollege/Scholarships/Centennial.aspx
October 19 - Young Arts Scholarship - 10-12 -This is a great opportunity for students interested in the arts. Students, grades 10 to 12 or ages 15 to 18, visit http://www.youngarts.org/ for details on the application requirements for each discipline and the application process.
October 25 - Horatio Alger Scholarship- Seniors For those students who have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Letter of support, financial need, minimum GPA 2.0 $5,000-$20,000 Apply online https://www.horatioalger.org/scholarships/apply.cfm
October 25 – Student Government – Junior and Senior Class elected officers Senate Youth competition $5,000 and trip to Washington D.C. To apply you will need to contact the following individual:
For more Information click on the following link: http://www.ussenateyouth.org/index.php?state=UTAH
October 26 – Ron Brown Scholar Program – African American seniors who excel academically, show leadership potential and are involved in community. Deadlines are November 1st and Jan 9th, 2010. For Seniors that are planning on attending a four year college or university. Award amount up to $40,000 Applications available online http://www.ronbrown.org/home.aspx
October 30 - HOBY/Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership – Sophomores interested in a leadership seminar held at Aspen Grove, May 12-14th 2011 should apply at the counseling office with Mr. Walker. Visit www.hoby.org for more information. There is a $150 fee to attend this seminar.
October 31 - Wells Fargo Collegesteps - Sign up for the College Steps program which entitles the student to information about college preparation, college entrance exams, how to choice a school and financing a college education. After signing up, students are entered into a drawing each month. Award amount 20 @ $1,000 scholarships. Deadline Oct 31, Nov 30, Dec 31, Jan 31, Feb 28, Mar 31, Apr 30, May 30. Apply online at https://wfefs.wellsfargo.com/csteps/servlet/CstepsStudent/
October 31 - Coca-Cola Scholarship – Seniors For students who demonstrated leadership, commitment to community and academic achievement. 3.0 minimum GPA. Applications are available only online September 1st – October 31st Four year college scholarship. $10,000-$20,000 Apply online www.coca-colascholars.org SSHS code 450-145.
October 31 - NCWIT Award (Women in Computing) - HS age - The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing honors young women at the high-school level for their computing-related achievements and interests. Awardees are selected for their computing and IT aptitude, leadership ability, academic history, and plans for post-secondary education. The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing offers both a national and local "affiliate" competitions to generate support and visibility for women's participation in communities nationwide..Apply online http://ww2.ncwit.org/award/award.about.html