Northridge High School
College Access Advisor/ Scholarship Coordinator
- April Scholarships
- May Scholarships
- June Scholarships
- Weber State Army ROTC
- Scholarship Search Engines
- Northridge High Specific Scholarships
- July Scholarships
- August Scholarships
- September Scholarships
Lifeline for Youth Scholarship April 15
Scholarship Value: $1,000
LifeLine for Youth is a program for good teens who have made some poor choices. We would really like to raise awareness about certain topics like bullying, suicide, and substance abuse. Applicants are required to submit an application and a 30-90 second video on YouTube.
Diabetes Scholars Foundation College Scholarship April 15
Numerous scholarships for students with Type 1 diabetes.
U.S. citizens or permanent residents planning to attend a 4 yr college, university, college, technical or trade school.
High academic performance, actively involved in the diabetes community, participate in community and or extra-curricular activities and who have demonstrated they are successfully managing the challenges of living with diabetes. Not based on financial need.
StepUp College Scholarship April 15
Sophomores & Juniors
Create a plan for paying for college, write a 750-word essay, and complete the FAFSA4Caster.
Eligibility: Utah resident, Legal U.S. resident, must enroll in an eligible post secondary institution after high school
Zion's Bank Scholarship Drawing April 15
Grades 10-12 ( 7th-12th grade students can get $1 for every A on their report card, A- is not eligible)
Student should bring their most recent report card to any Zion's branch. This will enter the student for the chance to win $100 throughout the year and $1,000 in the year end drawing.
LendEDU April 16
Award: $1,000 (2)
Minimum 2.5 GPA
Essay 750 words or less on: "With more people taking on student loan debt to pay for college and with record high default rates, what do you think can be done to improve the financial literacy of our nation's young adults to help this problem?"
Jiffy Lube- April 18
Your Turn Behind the Wheel Scholarship Program (Driver's Ed)
Students aged 15-17 enrolled in driver's ed
Award: $1,500 (2) $6,500 (1)
Write about your goals, drive, ambition..."What Drives You" in a 500-word essay. No GPA or ACT required
Serving Others April 19
Scholarship Value: $500
This scholarship will be given to two students who are volunteer minded. Pick up an application from Mrs. Pond in the counseling center.
Conway B. and Elaine W. Sonne Scholarship (Utah State University) April 22
Award: $1,300 (2)
300-500 word essay on: "Describe a time you were in a leadership role, what you learned, and how you expect this experience to help you in your future education and chosen career.
*Leadership in school and community
*Show special talent & potential for continued leadership
Student-View Scholarship Program April 22
Seniors planning to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school.
Award: $500 (10), $1,000 (2), $4,000 (1)
No minimum ACT or GPA, no essay. Complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. The scholarship will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications.
Ayn Rand Institution Essay Contests April 25
Have you read one of Ayn Rand's thought-provoking novels? If so this is your chance to win thousands of dollars in cash prizes by entering one of the contests.
Eligibility for Anthem -Grades 8-12
Eligibility for The Fountainhead- Grades 11-12
Glen L. Rudd Foundation Scholarship April 26
Senior- Polynesian, including all, descendants of the South Pacific
This grant will be paired with a gift of a newly refurbished lap-top computer and printer.
Mountain America Scholarship April 27
Award: $2,000 (3)
Each year Mountain America offers a total of three scholarships-one for Business and Communications Majors, one for Community Service and Social Service Majors and one for General Academic and Other Majors. You may apply for one of the three.
BYU Management Society April 28
Scholarship Value: $1,000-$3,000
If you can demonstrate * Financial Need, * Academic Excellence, * Leadership, *Meaningful community and/ or religious service you are a great candidate for this scholarship.
If you plan to attend an accredited college or university in Utah, including trade/technical schools OR any LDS college or university you can apply.
You do not have to be LDS or have an affiliation with BYU to apply and be awarded this scholarship
Apply here: https://tinyurl.com/BYUMS-Scholarship-2019
Utah ROFL Scholarship 2018: Elevate Pest Control April 30
Take a quick break from your studies and create something funny for a chance to win. High school seniors or college freshman can apply. Submit a joke, a story, a quick video (3 min or less), ANYTHING!
Utah Energy Workforce Scholarship May 1
Award: $4,000 (5) $2,000 (5)
If you intend to pursue a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) related course of study at a public or private institution of higher learning in Utah this scholarship opportunity is for you!
Five $4,000 scholarships for students attending a Utah college or university
Five scholarships up to $2,000 for students attending a Utah technical college
Make a five minute film on energy
Write an essay about your STEM goals
Visionary Scholarship Program May 1
Scholarship Value: $1,000 to $5,000 (multiple winners)
9th - 12th grade students who are U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens
Scholarship provided by the American College Foundation. Requirements: completed application, most recent unofficial transcript and a 500 word, typed, double-spaced essay on "Why College is Important to Me" Use "Invitation Code" to apply M13372
Varsity Scholarship Program May 1
There are multiple winners for each scholarship. 500-word essay on "Why College is important to me". U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens may apply. all income levels are encouraged to apply.
Pony Baseball & Softball Alumni Scholarship May 1
Award: $2,000 (4)
Easy 100-word or less, list all school, community and PONY Baseball or Softball activities you have been involved in grades 9-12. List leadership roles you have held or special honors you have achieved.
Setoma's Scholarship for the Hard of Hearing or Deaf May 1
This is a scholarship to cover tuition, books and supplies. Recipient may use the funds for any semester, including summer, during the awarded academic school year.
*Must have a minimum 40dB bilateral hearing loss
*Must be a U.S. Citizen
*Must have a minimum 3.2 GPA
*Must be pursuing a bachelor's degree on a full-time basis at a college or university in the United States
Ivey Engineering Scholarship May 1
Bi-annual scholarship- with deadlines of 5/1 and 11/1
Choose a topic for a 800-1000 word essay:
1. 10 ways to analyze & test the integrity of a commercial HVAC design.
2. 5 tips for designing an energy-efficient building.
3. How to investigate the cause & origin of a building structure fire.
*College bound high school senior
*Students with full academic scholarships are not eligible
Clinton City Scholarship May 9
Senior Clinton Residents
Pick up an application from Mrs. Pond if you are a Clinton City resident.
AEMP (Diesel Technician) Scholarship May 10
For students enrolling in a qualified school offering a two-year diesel technician program
*Interest in a career as a heavy equipment technician
*Cumulative high school 2.0 GPA
Plan to attend an accredited college or career/vocational program that offers a diesel technology program.
Chopin Foundation Scholarship Program May 15
Award: $500-$1,000 (renewable)
This is a 4 year long program with renewable scholarships for piano students with a special affinity for the interpretation of Chopin's music. Submit a recording of Chopin's works.
Cameron Impact Scholarship May 24
Scholarship Value: $20,000-$50,000/ year
The Bryon Cameron Education Foundation has opened up applications to the high-school graduating Class of 2020 for the Cameron Impact Scholarship (merit-based, full-tuition). A Cameron Impact Scholar must show evidence of strong academics (3.7 unweighted GPA or higher), leadership, community service, participation in extracurriculars, and a desire to make positive impact on the world around them.
Early Application Deadline: May 24, 2019
Regular Application Deadline: September 13, 2019
We accept applications on a rolling bases, and will limit the number of applications we will review to 3,000.
African-American Leadership Award (Utah State University) May 29
Leadership in school and community
HVAC Scholarships-Rocky Mountain Gas Association May 31
First or second year HVAC technician student
Award: $500 (6)
Application available oneline or at: Ogden Weber Tech College, Mountainland Tech College, Davis Tech College, SLCC, Dixie ATC, Bridgerland Tech College
The Mahin and Saifulla Salemy High School Scientific Scholarship May 31
This scholarship is offered by Shahram Salemy, MD FACS. It is open to high school seniors in the U.S. who have been accepted to and will attend college (either 4 year or community) in the United States and have an interest in the sciences. Plastic surgery is the branch of scientific medicine that is dedicated to the reconstruction and repair of the body. It can correct deformities that are a result of accidents, birth defects, or illness, in addition to improving overall aesthetics of the body. Not only is it a science, but plastic surgery is also an art that helps individuals increase their confidence.
180 Medical Scholarships June 1
- Applicants must be under a physician's care for a spinal cord injury, transverse myelitis, spina bifida, neurogenic bladder or ostomy (ileostomy, colostomy or urostomy)
- U.S. citizen
- Attending full-time college next fall
Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship Program June 1
For students pursuing education in an animation related field (see website for details) Application & essay
- Academic performance
- U.S. citizen
OMBAR Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship Program June 1
Selection is based on students high school academic performance combined with the student's application essay.
Must be pursuing a business related degree program at an accredited school or college.
Got a Spine Scholarship June 2
Two essay questions concerning back pain and prevention and why you deserve the scholarship
- 2.5+ GPA
- Full time college student by fall
- U. S. resident
Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants June 14
Juniors and Seniors
500-1000 word essay--prompt:
Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.
Send essay to: email@example.com
Nursing Scholarship June 15
Essay- "What you hope to accomplish during your career in the medical field".
Entering or currently pursuing an education program related to nursing or medicine.
Global Lift Equipment Scholarship June 15
Short story not more than 2,000 words written from the viewpoint of an inanimate object found on their website. (Like the movie Cars, and about used equipment not cars).
Big Sun Scholarship June 19
All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in or the capacity in which they participate. 500-1000 word essay on how participating in sport has influenced you.
S.C.W. DREAMers Scholarship June 30
The Arizona Law Offices of Snow, Carpio & Weekley are pleased to offer the S.C.W. this scholarship. Applicants must be a United States DREAMer. Immigrants who meet certain criteria as listed below are referred to as DREAMers as they fill the requirements of the Development, relief, and Education for Alien Minors (DREAM) Act. This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit and need.
Review It Scholarship June 30
This scholarship will be awarded to the best Movie Review submitted by a student before the scholarship deadline.
Attending college in the fall.
The Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship June 30
Applicants must submit an essay of 500 words describing why they are passionate about health care, with a focus on substance abuse and mental health. Essays can draw from personal or professional experience.
U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
Enrolled to attend college
Pursuing a health-related program
Korean American Scholarship-Western Regional Chapter June 30
Applicants must be of Korean heritage but do not need to be a U.S. citizen.
Accepted to college in one of the designated Western states (see link)
From Classroom to Classroom Scholarship June 30
Award: $5,000 (2)
500-1000 word Essay "How have your educational experiences to date inspired you to become a teacher? What does winning this scholarship mean for your college experience?"
- Minimum GPA 3.0
- Accepted as a full-time student to college
- Intend to study education or closely related degree
- Strong academics
- Community service
- U.S. citizen
OppU Achievers Scholarship June 30
Deadlines: Applications accepted year-round with cycle deadlines on September 30, December 31, March 31, June 30
Eligibility: GPA above 3.0
How to Apply: Students submit a short essay through the portal on our scholarship page
Revive Solutions June 30
Award: $750 (Bi-annual scholarship)
To be eligible, you must:
Be a legal resident of the U.S
Choose either a video or written format. Videos should be under 5 minutes and written submissions should be under 1,000 words.
Weber State Army ROTC
Scholar- Athlete- Leader
4, 3, and 2 year Scholarships & Housing Scholarships are available. The Army ROTC scholarship provides:
- Full Tuition Paid
- Lab Fees Waived
- Book Allowance ($600/ semester)
All contracted cadets receive a monthly stipend of $420
- Must be a United States Citizen
- At least 18 years of Age
- Be of good moral character
- Maintain 2.5 GPA (scholarship) or 2.0 GPA (non-scholarship)
- Score a 19/920 on ACT/SAT
- Meet Army height/ weight standards
- Pass an Army Physical Fitness Test and Physical examination
ROTC offers the following:
- An academic minor in military science
- A career in the military
- Leadership opportunities for resumes
- Simultaneous Membership Program
- Guaranteed Reserve Forces Duty
- Extra curricular training:
- Air Assault
- Nurse Summer Training Program (NSTP)
- Cultural Understanding Language Proficiency Program (CULP)
Did you know...
When you graduate, you will receive the same commission as a 2nd Lieutenant in the US Army as West Point Graduates, however you will also have the option to serve in the National Guard or Reserves. ROTC graduates have the potential to rise to the highest level of the US Army as shown by General Colin Powell, an ROTC graduate of City University of New York.
For More Info Contact:
Enrollment and Scholarship Office 801-626-6518
Department of Military Science
3741 Custer Ave. Dept. 4501
Ogden, Utah 84408
Serving Others Scholarship April 19
Award: $500 (2)
Pick up an application from Mrs. Pond in the counseling center. Apply if you have been involved in service and if you look forward to more opportunities to serve in the future.
Clinton City May 9
Senior Clinton Residents
Pick up an application from Mrs. Pond in the counseling center. Only Clinton residents can apply.
Stuck at Prom Duct Tape Scholarship July 9
Create & wear your original and unique prom wear using Duck brand duct tape/crafting tape.
National Eagle Scout Association Scholarships July 15
Eagle Scout, current NESA member
Award: $ varies (3)
Three scholarships offered: Academic, Merit, and Fields of Study. See the link for more details and for other opportunities for scholarships for Eagle Scouts.
NFWL/NRA Scholarship Program July 20
Female junior or senior
The National Foundation for Women Legislators & the National Rifle Association have joined forces for the Annual Bill of Rights Essay Scholarship Contest.
UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship July 31
Special consideration will be given to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in Home Healthcare and knows someone that worked in the nuclear industry and was subsequently approved for benefits under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program, but anyone meeting the requirements and can demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in Healthcare will be considered. Only apply if you will be attending school in the fall.
Hansen Injury Law Firm Scholarship August 1
This scholarship is for individuals whose lives have been negatively impacted by a car crash, bicycle accident or other events leading to personal injuries.
Summit Disability Law Group August 1
Jake Lee and the other attorneys at the firm are proud to offer this scholarship for individuals who have been effected by a disability. To qualify for this scholarship:
- 3.5 GPA or higher
- Physician documented disability
Scholastic Art and Writing Scholarships August 8
Numerous art and writing based scholarships
Utah Trappers Association Scholarship August 22
500-word essay on our philosophy of Conservation as it relates to the renewable resource of wildlife.
Must plan to enroll in college in the fall, preferably in a Major/Minor in a subject relating to Wildlife Conservation and the Environment
Student or parent must be a current member of the Utah Trappers Association.
Aspiring Nurse Scholarship August 31
This scholarship competition is open to all who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN/LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. 500 word essay.
- A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and math
- A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare
- U.S. citizen
Walmart Golden Key Scholarship September 19
Age 17-22 with a disability.
Award: $500 (4)
- Has a disability verifiable by a qualified professional, mental health provider or medical professional.
- Receiving a high school diploma, GED or certificate of completion and will be transitioning or has transitioned to other educational programs after high school.
Scholarship applications must be completed and returned to Leah Lobato at firstname.lastname@example.org
Quest Bridge Scholarship September 28
Award: Varies (over 100 awards available)
They are looking for high school seniors who have shown outstanding academic ability despite financial challenges. About 70% of the finalists are first-generation college students.
There is no absolute criteria for GPA, ACT or income. When selecting the Finalists they consider the following questions:
- Does this student have the motivation and academic ability to thrive at one of our college partners?
- Has this student overcome socio-economic obstacles to achieve academic excellence?
Don't Text and Drive Scholarship September 30
Write a 140-character message about texting while driving. The top ten applications will be selected as finalists and will be asked to write a full length 500-1000 word essay about texting while driving.
Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident
Shout It Out Scholarship September 30
Submit an online short written essay (250 words or less) for the question: "If you could say one thing to the entire world at once, what would it be and why?"