Utah Tech University

Community Scholarships

Utah Tech University is fortunate to have additional scholarship programs available to students. Each scholarship requires a separate application. Please read and follow the instructions, and submit transcripts or other documents by the designated deadline.

Utah Tech Affiliated & Community Scholarship Calendar

Each scholarship will be tagged with specific eligibility requirements, semester availability, affiliations, and due dates.

  • UT Affiliated = Scholarship can stack with other scholarships up to Base Undergraduate Resident Tuition.
  • Community = Scholarship can exceed Base Undergraduate Resident Tuition and help towards any other university expense.
  • Major = some scholarships are specific to major(s)
  • Needs Based = These are for students who show “financial need”. Usually this is through the FAFSA and Pell eligibility. However, it is not limited to Pell eligible students.
  • Semester Availability = Fall Semester is awarded for the full year (Fall/Spring Split); Spring Sem Only is for those that are open for spring applications; Summer is limited.

You can hit CTRL + F (or Command-Space bar for Mac users) to search for keywords through this page (Ex: Need, STEM, English, etc.)

JANUARY

1/1 – SINGLE PARENT SCHOLARSHIP – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • Applicants must be custodial single parents attending Utah Tech at least 6 credits per semester in an eligible program. Applicants must show financial need and single parent status through FAFSA. Current students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, incoming freshmen will be evaluated on Admissions Index.
  • FLAGS: Single Parent, Needs Based, Part-Time Eligible

1/1 – HIGH NEED OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIP – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • This scholarship is for those who have the most need. Applicants must have a completed FAFSA for next year, except DACA/Undocumented/Dreamer students. Must be a degree seeking student, attending 6 credits or more, with a 2.0 GPA or higher, and must meet a high need area. If awarded, recipients must complete at least 20 hours of documentable service to UT or the Washington County Community.
  • FLAGS: Needs Based, DACA/Undocumented/DREAMER Eligible, International Eligible, Part Time Eligible

1/1 – STEPHEN & MARGARET NADAULD SCHOLARSHIP – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • This scholarship is funded by a prior Dixie State University President and First Lady. Applicants must have a 3.5+ overall GPA to apply. Transfer students receive preference but it is not required.

1/13 – UTAH TECH ALUMNI AMBASSADOR VP POSITIONS – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • The purpose of the Utah Tech Alumni Ambassadors (UTAA) is to enable students to make the most of their experience at Utah Tech University through establishing life-long traditions, friendships, and affinity toward their alma mater and its alumni. The UTAA creates opportunities for current students to connect with alumni, become leaders, and successfully prepare for life after graduation.
  • FLAGS: Leadership, Alumni, Events
FEBRUARY

2/3 – UTAH TECH ALUMNI AMBASSADOR DIRECTORS & ASSISTANT DIRECTORS – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • The purpose of the Utah Tech Alumni Ambassadors (UTAA) is to enable students to make the most of their experience at Utah Tech University through establishing life-long traditions, friendships, and affinity toward their alma mater and its alumni. The UTAA creates opportunities for current students to connect with alumni, become leaders, and successfully prepare for life after graduation.
  • FLAGS: Leadership, Alumni, Events

2/15 – HIGH IMPACT SCHOLARSHIP – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • Improving student success by providing financial assistance to UT students participating in high impact practices. These high impact practices could entail: study abroad, career tours, undergraduate research, internships, experiential learning, alternative fall and spring breaks, presenting at conferences, etc. Students who participate in these types of activities can apply for a scholarship that will cover up to $500.
  • FLAGS: Experiential, Study Abroad, Internships, Fee Eligible, Part-Time Eligible

2/15 – TRULACAMPUS COACH – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • Trula Foundation awards 30 scholarships each semester (fall and spring) in the amount of $2000 for students with a 3.0 GPA and who are pursuing an applicable degree. While on scholarship, each campus coach will have their own coach to help them deepen their understanding of coaching from the student’s perspective, provide opportunity for personal growth, and develop greater coaching skills. Coaches will engage in coaching student classes, groups, clubs, or one-on-one with students through text, phone call, virtually, or in-person. Coaches will be prepared to dedicate 10 hours per week on training, coaching, and meeting with their mentor. Trula Foundation is a non-profit company based in St. George, Utah that works with institutions of higher education to create peer campus coaching programs for campuses. We are striving to create a world where people are seen, heard, and valued. TrulaCampus™ Coaching is designed to foster connection and assist students in overcoming challenges that could become barriers to achieving their academic, personal, professional, and lifelong goals. We are doing this by creating a community of TrulaCampus™ Coaches on-campus to help students who aspire to achieve their goals and seek personal growth as they engage in guided coaching.
  • FLAGS: Leadership, Communications, Applied Sociology, Psychology, Population Health, Criminal Justice

2/15 – STUDENT AMBASSADOR PROGRAM – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • The Ambassador Scholarship is awarded bi-annually to incoming freshmen, transfer, and current students. While on scholarship, ambassadors are asked to participate in a variety of recruitment events including high school visits, Utah Tech Previews, campus tours, and other recruitment program.
  • FLAGS: Leadership, Recruiting, Events
MARCH

3/1 – ST GEORGE LADY LIONS – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • Awards a $500 scholarship to a graduating senior from each of the Local High Schools, as well as one to one current UT student. Scholarships are awarded based upon “financial need” rather than on grades or academic performance. Winners are required to attend the Scholarship Tea in April. Additional information is provided on the application. For questions, please contact the Lady Lions representative: Katie@larsenplumbing.net
  • FLAGS: Washington County Resident, Needs Based

3/1 – MULTICULTURAL INCLUSION STUDENT ASSOCIATION SAMUELA TUPOLA LEADERSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Inclusion Student Association Scholarships will demonstrate outstanding leadership in their communities and take an active part in the Center for Inclusion & Belonging (CIB).
  • FLAGS: Leadership, DACA/Undocumented/DREAMER Eligible, International Eligible

3/1 – UTAH TECH CIB CLUB PRESIDENT LEARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • This application is for the Club President for each CIB connected club such as Association of Latino/Hispanic and Ally Students (ALAS), Black Student Union (BSU), LGBTQ Student Association (LGBTQSA), Native American Student Association (NASA), and the Pacific Island Student Association (PISA).
  • FLAGS: Leadership

3/1 – AAUW (AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN) FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • American Association of University Women St George Branch advances equity for women and girls in Southern Utah through philanthropy, advocacy, and education. Each year we award scholarships, up to $1,000 each, to eligible female Utah Residents in the greater St George area who demonstrate a financial need and ability to finish their degree(Bachelors or Masters). This scholarship is open to part-time as well as full-time students. Scholarship applications are open January 2, 2023 for the 2023-2024 scholastic year. All applications, letters of reference and transcripts should be submitted no later than the March 1, 2023, deadline.
  • FLAGS: Women, Utah Residents, Graduate Eligible, Summer Eligible

3/15 – KVETKO FAMILY FOUNDATION BUSINESS SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • The Kvetko Family Foundation is looking to award scholarships to Juniors and Seniors who are majoring in Finance, Accounting or any other Business related field. Applicants must also be service oriented individuals.
  • FLAGS: College of Business, Finance, Accounting, Service

3/15 – WASHINGTON COUNTY CHILDREN’S JUSTICE CENTER PATRICIA SHEFFIELD SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • Awards $1,000 for resident student currently attending Utah Tech with preference given to those who are pursuing degrees in Social Service, Child Care, Child Advocacy, Law Enforcement, or similar areas that relate to the Children’s Justice Center’s mission. Applicants must have completed at least 24 credits with at least a 2.75 GPA.
  • FLAGS: Social Work, Psychology, Criminal Justice, Criminology, Applied Sociology, Child Advocacy, Law

3/15 – REBELS FOREVER SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Awarded each year to Current Utah Tech University students whose parent, grandparent or great-grandparent graduated from Dixie/Utah Tech. Applicants must be at least a sophomore with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above, and be active in a club, organization or extracurricular activities at Utah Tech.
  • FLAGS: Alumni, Club

3/15 – JOE & DIXIE BOWLER SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Applicants for this scholarship must be full-time students in their second, third or fourth year of attendance at Utah Tech, with 24 credit hours completed and a minimum 2.8 GPA. Must have graduated from Virgin Valley High School in Mesquite, Nevada.
  • FLAGS: Virgin Valley, Nevada

3/15 – UTAH TECH STUDENT ASSOCIATION (UTSA) – FALL SEMESTER – CAN EXCEED BASE TUITION

  • UTSA provides scholarships to students who want to join the student government team with 39 stipend positions over 6 branches. The mission of UTSA is to be an advocate for all current students and aims to foster school spirit and create unity. Application opens usually during spring break is only open for 2-3 weeks before interviews start.
  • FLAGS: Student Government, Leadership, Events

3/16 – DIXIE LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • The Dixie Legacy & A Delmont and Karol Truman Scholarships are for students who are a child, spouse, sibling, grandchild, great-grandchild, niece or nephew of a Dixie Alum. These awards are one-year scholarships based on academic merit, financial need, and legacy status.
  • FLAGS: Alumni

3/31 – SOUTHERN UTAH HOME BUILDERS ASSOCIATION (SUHBA) – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • Each year, SUHBA will award scholarships to students pursuing post high school education. Preference for scholarships will be given to students pursuing construction-related education and students affiliated with SUHBA. The scholarship may be used to fund almost any post-secondary education, i.e., college or vocational, public or private. Recipients may be awarded up to $1,000 per academic year. Monies will be paid directly to the school of choice.
  • FLAGS: Construction, Management, Accounting
APRIL

4/1 – GOLDEN GENERATION/ALUMNI/CLASS OF ’41 SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • These awards are one-year scholarships based on academic merit and/or financial need.
  • FLAGS: Alumni Letter, Needs Based

4/1 – GENERAL ENDOWMENT SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • This scholarship is funded by various endowments from across the nation, all of which have different preferences. Students must have at least a 3.0 and be working towards their first Bachelors Degree.
  • FLAGS: Family Endowments

4/1 – INSTITUTE FOR CONTINUED LEARNING (ICL) SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Offers a total of four, $1000 scholarships to deserving students. Applicants must have attended at least one semester at Utah Tech prior to applying. Minimum 3.0 GPA and “Full-Time” status. Recipients are required to complete a progress report at the end of the semester.

4/1 – BOARD OF TRUSTEES SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Minimum or 30 credits, 3.25 GPA and full time status to apply. Applicants must have some service hours prior to applying. Recipients are required to attend a Board of Trustees meeting.
  • FLAGS: Utah Resident, DACA/Undocumented/DREAMER Eligible, International Eligible, Service, Needs Based

4/1 – CELEBRITY CONCERT SERIES SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Awards one-year scholarships in Performing Arts to high school graduates planning to attend UT, and students who are currently attending UT. Auditions are required.
  • FLAGS: Fine Arts, Audition

4/1 – DIXIE LADIES OF ELKS SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • Applicants for this scholarship must be full-time students in their second, third or fourth year of attendance at UT ( 24 credit hours completed). Scholarship is for graduates of a high school in Washington County or Kane County in Utah or Fredonia, Arizona to attend vocational schools in Washington County or UT.

4/1 – ST GEORGE ELKS SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • Offers multiple scholarships to students from the Washington County area.
  • FLAGS: Utah Residents, Washington County Residents, Washington County High School

4/15 – FIREPRO TRENT & STACI CURTIS SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • This scholarship is for full-time students who own a business, in the process of starting a business, or enrolled in the entrepreneurship class/lecture series. Preference is given to married students who are currently working their way through school. Business plan required to apply.
  • FLAGS: Entrepreneur, Business Owner

4/15 – HIGH IMPACT SCHOLARSHIP – SPRING/SUMMER SEMESTERS – UT AFFILIATED

  • Improving student success by providing financial assistance to UT students participating in high impact practices. These high impact practices could entail: study abroad, career tours, undergraduate research, internships, experiential learning, alternative fall and spring breaks, presenting at conferences, etc. Students who participate in these types of activities can apply for a scholarship that will cover up to $500.
  • FLAGS: Experiential, Study Abroad, Internships, Fee Eligible, Part-Time Eligible

4/15 – STUDENT TUITION FUND INC SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • Volunteer service within the community and/or institution is in fact VERY important! It not only high lights an individual as an asset to society, but speaks to the kind of person they really are. Volunteer service doesn’t have to be “big” to have a positive impact. Often times, seeming small and simple acts of service can greatly impact communities and schools. Besides, everyone knows meaningful volunteer services looks GREAT on any resume! Student Tuition Fund Inc. honors qualified students who are currently providing volunteer service within their respective communities and/or schools through tuition scholarships. In addition to the tuition award, if chose, students will receive formal recognition from their respective city entity and University/institution, thanking them for what they do!
  • FLAGS: Service

4/15 – WILLY THE PLUMBER SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • The Willy the Plumber Scholarship is available to enable the children of inmates in the state’s correctional facilities to pursue a higher education. Intended recipients are graduates of any high school in the State of Utah who will be attending Utah Tech whose parent or individual acting in the role, are currently incarcerated in the Utah State Prison system, or have a history of chronic incarceration and are likely to return to prison while the student is pursuing post-secondary education. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate a GPA of 3.0 but applicants must have at least a 2.5 GPA.

4/15 – MICHAEL SCOTT CANNON SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Utah Tech University and the family of Michael Scott Cannon offer one scholarship each year to a Washington County Resident with a GPA between 2.0 and 3.75 who is attending UT as a full-time student. Qualifications are as follows; students who have overcome a life challenge, such as substance abuse either personally or growing up with a parent with substance abuse. For additional requirements please refer to the application.
  • FLAGS: Life Challenge, Substance Abuse, Washington County Resident

4/15 – JUDITH & GENE SCHNEITER – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • The Schneiter scholarship is for students interested in being considered for a scholarship of up to $1000 per year for full-time Juniors and Seniors in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. The scholarship recipient(s) will serve as College of Humanities and Social Sciences Representatives who will be asked to attend scholarship luncheons and present at the Students With Grit luncheon. If you have questions about the scholarship, please email chass@utahtech.edu.
  • FLAGS: College of Humanities, Psychology, History, Applied Sociology, English, Criminal Justice, Modern Languages, Communications, Media Studies

4/15 – STATE BANK OF SOUTHERN UTAH SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • Offers yearly scholarships to high school graduates of local high schools: Dixie, Snow Canyon, Pineview, Millcreek, Desert Hills, Hurricane, and Utah Arts Academy. Scholarship awards are administered though the Washington County School District Foundation. Applications should be sent to either the Foundation, or to one of the State Bank full services branches.

4/30 – WASHINGTON CITY LIONS CLUB SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • The Washington City Lions Club Scholarship will award two $500 scholarships. Student must be a Washington City resident and have a minimum 3.2 high school GPA. To apply for the scholarship, applicants must submit the application with a 250 word essay on Community Service.
MAY

5/1 – WANDA & DALE BARTON MATHEMATICS SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • This is a scholarship for full time students with strong moral character & integrity. Students must be entering their Junior or Senior year with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be a declared Mathematics Major or Math & Computational Mathematics Major with an emphasis in Actuarial Science, Data Analytics, or Scientific Computing, who has successfully completed Multivariable Calculus (MATH 2210).

5/1 – DANIELS FUND SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • This scholarship is for full time students working towards their first Bachelors Degree. Students must have a minimum 3.0 and be a resident of Utah, Wyoming, Colorado, or Idaho. Eligible students must  meet one of the following eligibility requirements: Non-Traditional Returning Adult Student, GED Recipient, Returning Military, or an enrolled EMT/EMS Student.

5/1 – ANTHONY & ASHLEY MORRIS “PAY IT FORWARD” SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • This is a scholarship for any Business or STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics) majors. Applicants must have declared a Business or STEM major, have a minimum 3.0, show leadership ability, an have no other scholarships. To apply, fill out the application and include a one-page essay of how you plan to “pay it forward” either in the present or in the future.

5/1 – BARRY & BETTY BARNUM SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • This is a scholarship for good students with at least a 3.0 GPA and are working toward their 1st Bachelors’ Degree. Recipient must be a female with a declared STEM Major (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math Majors).

5/1 – JAY’S LEGACY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • Jay’s Legacy Foundation is proud to offer this scholarship to Utah Tech University attendees. Scholarship will be awarded to recipient(s) of up to $9000 for tuition! This scholarship is disbursed directly to the University to cover tuition costs. You must have a 3.2 GPA to apply for this scholarship. For more information visit: https://jayslegacyfoundation.org/utu-scholarship/ 
  • FLAGS: Preference to Need

5/1 – FRESHMAN FJ MANAGEMENT SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • The new FJ Management Scholarship is to help students get from freshman year to graduation. If awarded, provided the student meets the yearly eligibility, this scholarship is a 4-year scholarship that can pay up to tuition, fees, room and board, and a stipend for books and educational supplies for fall/spring semesters. It is intended to cover the gap of those educational costs after institutional, state and federal funds. See application for more stipulations and major requirements.
  • FLAGS: Utah Residents, Freshmen Only, Multi-Year Scholarship

5/1 – NATIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • National Advisory Council has established a scholarship for veterans who do not qualify for VA or Military Benefits. To apply, you must be a student in good standing with UT and you must submit your DD-214 and an essay stating your plans and why you deserve the scholarship to Steve Roberts, Veterans Coordinator, via email or directly to his office in the Holland Building.
  • FLAGS: Veterans

5/1 – DAN C WATSON SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Utah Tech University and the family of Dan C Watson offer one scholarship each year to a Washington County Resident with a minimum 2.5 GPA who is attending UT as a full-time student. Qualifications are as follows; men of 20 years or older, declared Music major, and a completed FAFSA Application to show financial need. For additional requirements please refer to the application.
  • FLAGS: Washington County Resident, Male, Music Major, Needs Based

5/1 – AT&T PUBLIC SAFETY HERO SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • This is a scholarship for any student accepted into the EMS (Emergency Medical Services) Program. Applicants must be accepted into the program, and must have “Financial Need” as determined by FAFSA, and be an under-represented student.
  • FLAGS: EMS, Paramedic, Needs Based, Under-Represented, International Eligible

5/1 – ORTON TEACHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Established to honor a long time Washington County educator and his wife, the Rulon D Orton and LaPrele Gubler Orton Education Scholarship awards $1000 scholarships to elementary education majors. Candidates must be UT students in good standing with a 3.0 GPA and accepted into the Elementary Education Program prior to making application. Students must have “Financial Need” as determined by FAFSA. A short essay must be submitted with your application, applications submitted without an essay will not be considered. Preference is given to Non-Traditional students, and those seeking an Elementary Education – Arts endorsement. Applicants will be considered for additional awards each year they meet the qualifications.

5/1 – ORTON EDUCATION PARAPROFESSIONAL SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Established to honor a long time Washington County educator and his wife, the Rulon D Orton and LaPrele Gubler Orton Education Scholarship awards scholarships to working paraprofessionals, majoring in elementary education. Candidates must be UT students in good standing with a 3.0 GPA and accepted into the Elementary Education PATHWAY Program prior to applying. Students must have “Financial Need” as determined by FAFSA. A short essay must be submitted with your application, applications submitted without an essay will not be considered. Preference is given to Non-Traditional students, and those seeking an Elementary Education – Arts endorsement. Applicants will be considered for additional awards each year they meet the qualifications.

5/7 – UTAH TECH STAFF ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • UT Staff Association offers a $600 scholarship each semester to a current part-time staff employee who is pursuing higher education here at Utah Tech. The primary purpose of the Utah Tech University Association is to foster a harmonious and cooperative relationship between administration, faculty,  staff members, and students. We invite all qualified employees to apply for this opportunity.
  • FLAGS: Part-Time Eligibility

5/15 – FIRE & ICE SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Fire & Ice Scholarship is a needs based scholarship for students who have at least a 3.0 GPA with at least 24 credits in college. Applicants must be able to show need of some kind through the application. Recipients may be asked to attend a luncheon or fundraising events for the Fire & Ice fundraising efforts.
  • FLAGS: Needs Based, International Eligible, DACA/Undocumented/DREAMER Eligible

5/30 – GORDON RUSSELL SCHOLARSHIP IN HONOR OF SHEA’TON RUSSELL – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • One to two scholarships each year to a Utah Resident with a GPA between 2.0 and 3.75 who is attending UT as a full-time student. First consideration to students who have overcome a life challenge, is service oriented, and demonstrates financial need. Student cannot be receiving a current academic scholarship. For more information and detailed requirements please click on the application link.
  • FLAGS: Needs Based, Life Challenge

5/30 – RED ROCK CENTER FOR INDEPENDENCE SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • Petersen Medical, Planned Parenthood, Dabney Law Office and other community supporters is offering a $500 scholarship designed to assist a student with disabilities who is attending college and has a 2.0 GPA or higher from the prior semester at college.
  • FLAGS: Disability

5/31 – SOUTHERN UTAH TRUCKING ASSOCIATION (SUTA) SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • This scholarship is sponsored through the generosity of the Southern Utah Trucking Association (SUTA) members.  The scholarship is the result of the desire from the trucking industry to give back to the community by helping high school and college students further their education. Qualifying students may receive a scholarship ranging from $100 to $1,500 to assist them with tuition, fees and other program costs. Preference will be given, but is not limited to, students who are working toward an education in truck industry related fields such as: Drivers, Mechanics, Safety/Logistics, Human Resources, Marketing/Sales, Web Design, Members or relatives of members of the Utah Trucking Association.
JUNE

6/1 – INSTITUTE OF POLITICS INTERNSHIP SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER (SUMMER AVAILABILITY) – UT AFFILIATED

  • The Institute of Politics and Public Affairs Scholarship is a program for students who are serving as a public policy or legislative intern this summer. Contact Vince Brown at vince.brown@utahtech.edu for more information.
  • FLAGS: Leadership, Internship, Government

6/1 – SINGLE PARENT SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Applicants must be custodial single parents attending UT at least 6 credits per semester in an eligible program. Applicants must show financial need and single parent status through FAFSA. Current students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, incoming freshmen will be evaluated on Admissions Index.
  • FLAGS: Needs Based, Single Parent, Part-Time Eligible,

6/1 – BLOOMINGTON DENTAL SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – COMMUNITY

  • Bloomington Dental and Chris A Neilson DDS have been involved in the St George community since 1997. Giving back is what makes a difference in many lives and we want to help those around us. This year we will be giving a scholarship to one student who is pursuing a career in the healthcare field or dentistry with a $1,000 scholarship to Utah Tech University. Must be accepted to Utah Tech as a Full Time student with a declared major in the field of healthcare or dentistry.
  • FLAGS: Healthcare, Dental, Dental Hygiene
JULY

7/1 – HIGH NEED OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • This scholarship is for those who have the most need. Applicants must have a completed FAFSA for next year, except DACA/Undocumented/Dreamer students. Must be a degree seeking student, attending 6 credits or more, with a 2.0 GPA or higher, and must meet a high need area. If awarded, recipients must complete at least 20 hours of documentable service to UT or the Washington County Community.
  • FLAGS: Needs Based, DACA/Undocumented/DREAMER Eligible, International Eligible, Part Time Eligible

7/15 – WASHINGTON COUNTY REPUBLICAN WOMEN “EMBRACING OUR HEROES” SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Sponsors scholarships for the National Guard, Reservists, or Veterans (or spouses of veterans), with priority given to members of the 222nd. Student must hold a 3.0 GPA and demonstrate “financial need”.
  • FLAGS: Needs Based, Veterans, Veterans Family
AUGUST

NONE

SEPTEMBER

NONE

OCTOBER

10/1 – DIXIE LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • The Dixie Legacy & A Delmont and Karol Truman Scholarships are for students who are a child, spouse, sibling, grandchild, great-grandchild, niece or nephew of a Dixie Alum. These awards are one-year scholarships based on academic merit, financial need, and legacy status. This scholarship, when used in conjunction with any other scholarship offered through Utah Tech cannot exceed cost of Tuition and Fees.

10/15 – TRULACAMPUS COACH – SPRING SEM ONLY – COMMUNITY

  • Trula Foundation awards 30 scholarships each semester (fall and spring) in the amount of $2000 for students with a 3.0 GPA and who are pursuing a degree in Communications, Applied Sociology, Psychology, Population or Public Health, Criminal Justice, or other applicable degree. While on scholarship, each campus coach will have their own coach to help them deepen their understanding of coaching from the student’s perspective, provide opportunity for personal growth, and develop greater coaching skills. Coaches will engage in coaching student classes, groups, clubs, or one-on-one with students through text, phone call, virtually, or in-person. Coaches will be prepared to dedicate 10 hours per week on training, coaching, and meeting with their mentor. Trula Foundation is a non-profit company based in St. George, Utah that works with institutions of higher education to create peer campus coaching programs for campuses. We are striving to create a world where people are seen, heard, and valued. TrulaCampus™ Coaching is designed to foster connection and assist students in overcoming challenges that could become barriers to achieving their academic, personal, professional, and lifelong goals. We are doing this by creating a community of TrulaCampus™ Coaches on-campus to help students who aspire to achieve their goals and seek personal growth as they engage in guided coaching.
  • FLAGS:  Leadership, Communications, Applied Sociology, Psychology, Population Health, Criminal Justice

10/17 – HIGH IMPACT SCHOLARSHIP – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Improving student success by providing financial assistance to UT students participating in high impact practices. These high impact practices could entail: study abroad, career tours, undergraduate research, internships, experiential learning, alternative fall and spring breaks, presenting at conferences, etc. Students who participate in these types of activities can apply for a scholarship that will cover up to $500.
  • FLAGS: Experiential, Study Abroad, Internships, Fee Eligible, Part-Time Eligible

FALL BREAK – GREGERSON ENGLISH SCHOLARSHIP – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • For students with a minimum of 60 completed college credits and at least 12 English credits beyond ENGL 2010. Applicants must be a declared English Major with at least a 3.0 GPA and a completed FAFSA Application
  • FLAGS: Writing Competition

FALL BREAK – LAIDLAW ENGLISH SCHOLARSHIP – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • For students with a minimum of 60 completed college credits and at least 12 English credits beyond ENGL 2010. Applicants must be a declared English Major with at least a 3.65 GPA and a completed FAFSA Application
  • FLAGS: Writing Competition
NOVEMBER

11/1 – UTAH TECH STAFF ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • UT Staff Association offers a $600 scholarship each semester to a current part-time staff employee who is pursuing higher education here at Utah Tech. The primary purpose of the Utah Tech University Association is to foster a harmonious and cooperative relationship between administration, faculty,  staff members, and students. We invite all qualified employees to apply for this opportunity.
  • FLAGS: Part-Time Eligibility

11/1 – BRAD STAPLEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • The Brad Stapley Memorial Scholarship awards to Juniors or Seniors majoring in Pre-Med, Chemistry, or Pre-Pharmacy. Students must have at least a 3.5 overall GPA to apply.

11/15 – HIGH IMPACT SCHOLARSHIP – FALL OR SPRING SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • Improving student success by providing financial assistance to UT students participating in high impact practices. These high impact practices could entail: study abroad, career tours, undergraduate research, internships, experiential learning, alternative fall and spring breaks, presenting at conferences, etc. Students who participate in these types of activities can apply for a scholarship that will cover up to $500.
  • FLAGS: Experiential, Study Abroad, Internships, Fee Eligible, Part-Time Eligible

11/15 – STUDENT AMBASSADOR PROGRAM – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • The Ambassador Scholarship is awarded bi-annually to incoming freshmen, transfer, and current students. While on scholarship, ambassadors are asked to participate in a variety of recruitment events including high school visits, Utah Tech Previews, campus tours, and other recruitment program.
  • FLAGS: Leadership, Recruiting, Events
DECEMBER

12/1 – UTAH TECH STUDENT ASSOCIATION (UTSA) – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • UTSA provides scholarships to students who want to join the student government team with 39 stipend positions over 6 branches. The mission of UTSA is to be an advocate for all current students and aims to foster school spirit and create unity. Application opens usually during November is only open for 2-3 weeks before interviews start.
  • FLAGS: Student Government, Leadership, Events

12/5 – MULTICULTURAL INCLUSION STUDENT ASSOCIATION SAMUELA TUPOLA LEADERSHIP – SPRING SEM ONLY – UT AFFILIATED

  • Inclusion Student Association Scholarships will demonstrate outstanding leadership in their communities and take an active part in the Center for Inclusion & Belonging (CIB). *Spring availability depending on open positions*
  • FLAGS: Leadership, DACA/Undocumented/DREAMER Eligible, International Eligible

12/9 – UTAH TECH ALUMNI AMBASSADOR PRESIDENT – FALL SEMESTER – UT AFFILIATED

  • The purpose of the Utah Tech Alumni Ambassadors (UTAA) is to enable students to make the most of their experience at Utah Tech University through establishing life-long traditions, friendships, and affinity toward their alma mater and its alumni. The UTAA creates opportunities for current students to connect with alumni, become leaders, and successfully prepare for life after graduation.
  • FLAGS: Leadership, Alumni, Events

Contact


Joni Hale

Associate Director of Scholarships

Email: scholarships@utahtech.edu

Phone: 435-652-7578

Office: Holland Centennial Commons 1st Floor