SIEMENS SCHOLARSHIP Scholarship is available to high school students in 9-12 grades. If doing and individual project, the student must be in 12th grade. If doing a team project, students can be in any grade 9-12th. Application must be accompanied by supporting materials.
CIA Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and be 18 years of age by April 1. Applicant must have 1500 SAT (1000 Math and Critical Reading and 500 Writing) or ACT scores of 21 or higher and a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicant must show financial need as demonstrated by the household income ceiling of $70,000.00 for a family of four and $80,000.00 for a family of five or more. Applicant must meet the same employment standards as permanent employees, successfully completing both security and medical processing and be available to work in the Washington, DC area during your periods of employment.
Amount: An annual salary; a benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, and retirement; and up to $18,000.00 per calendar year for tuition, mandatory fees, books and supplies. Deadline: Apply online between April 1 and September 23 Contact: www.cia.gov/careers/student
TROTT FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP - HORATIO ALGER Applicant must be a senior in high school planning to attend Ohio state University, University of Chicago or Vanderbilt University fall of 2017. Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and have a financial need with a family gross income of $55,000.00 or less. Applicant must persevere and have integrity in overcoming adversity and be a U.S. Citizen. Applicant will be eligible for the State and the National Horatio Alger scholarships by applying for this scholarship.
QUEST BRIDGE - NATIONAL COLLEGE MATCH Applicant must be a senior who is an outstanding high achieving, low-income student. The National College Match program has 33 partner schools. The partner schools are listed on the web page. Applicant must plan to enroll in college for fall of 2017, fill out an online application, send in a current transcript with test scores, send letters of recommendation and write several essays.
Amount: Full four-year scholarship worth up to $200,000.00 Deadline: September 26, 2016 by 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time Contact: www.questbridge.org
YOU DESERVE IT SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must be at least 16 years of age and a resident of any of the 50 United States
MAKE YOUR MARK BOOKMARK CONTEST The contest is open to students from kindergarten to 12th grade. Student must design a bookmark and submit it on the official UESP and Zion’s Bank entry form. Entries that are not on the official form will not be considered. There is a limit of one entry per person. Employees or immediate family members of employees, directors, and agents of the USBR, UHEAA, UESP, Zion’s Bank and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising agencies are ineligible for the contest.
Amount: $1,000.00 UESP college savings certificate Deadline: September 30, 2016 by 5:00 p.m. (Entries must be received by this time) Contact: www.uesp.org/bookmark
REVIEW IT SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must plan to attend a college or university no later than fall of 2017. Applicant must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and answer the essay questions listed before the deadline.
UTAH ASSOCIATION OF CONSERVATION DISTRICTS POSTER CONTEST Entrant must be a student in grades K to 12 and enter the contest for their age group. Entrant must make a poster about, “Healthy Soils Are Full of Life.” Each poster must be between 8.5 x 11 and 22” x 28”. The poster needs to be flat and use no tape, staples, tacks or fluorescent-colored paper. The poster must be the original work of the entrant. An entry form must be attached to the back of each submission. You must enter the local contest to be considered for the national entry and prizes.
Amount: 1st - $200.00, 2nd - $150.00, 3rd - $100.00 on the National Level Deadline: September 30 Contacct: www.uacd.org