Scholarships for DACA, HB 144 and Undocumented Students in Utah

UPDATED:
May 14, 2020

JANUARY

The Wave Fellows Program by CalTech
Deadline: January 12, 2020
Requirements: The WAVE Fellows program provides support for talented undergraduates to conduct a 10-week summer research project at Caltech. The WAVE Fellows program aims to foster diversity by increasing the participation of underrepresented students in science and engineering Ph.D. programs. The program is extended, but not limited, to underrepresented minorities, women, first-generation college students, geographically underrepresented students, educationally and financially disadvantaged students, and students with disabilities. A minimum GPA of 3.2 is required. Students must be current sophomores through non-graduating seniors. Students with DACA status are eligible to apply.
Scholarship Linkhttp://www.sfp.caltech.edu/programs/wavefellows/application_information

First-Degree scholarship
Deadline:
January 31, 2020
Requirements: 1. High school sophomores residing in Salt Lake County. 2. Students are not eligible to apply if any parent or stepparent has graduated with a bachelor’s degree from a college or university in the United States. 3. Students are not eligible if household income is greater than $75,000. Open to DACA and undocumented students.
Scholarship Link: https://firstdegreescholarship.org/#apply

Larry H. & Gail Miller Enrichment Scholarship
Deadline:
January 31, 2020
Requirements: 
Open to incoming and current University of Utah undocumented students (with or without DACA) who graduated high school in Utah. This scholarship is renewable for up to ten semesters for new freshmen; eight semesters for sophomores; six semesters for juniors; and four semesters for seniors. To renew this award, students must qualify annually by maintaining satisfactory academic achievement and make acceptable progress toward a Bachelor’s degree and abide by the University of Utah Student Code of Conduct. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be: (a) Admitted to the University of Utah as a matriculated undergraduate student, (b) Eligible for Utah residency status for the academic year for which they are applying, (c) Able to demonstrate financial need (Read more about how to demonstrate financial need here and here, or contact the Dream Center at the University of Utah at dream@utah.edu )
Scholarship Link: 
https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/8867

The SOMOS Liberation Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: January 31, 2020 at 11:59pm
Requirements: Open to Utah high school, college or university, or vocational school students in the state of Utah or that have been recently admitted to an institution of learning in Utah. The award is in recognition of academic and vocational achievement, demonstrated leadership in school, community or other service activities and financial need. The Utah Hispanic Business Leadership Foundation (SOMOS) is a non-profit organization established to develop leaders and improve education and opportunities for Hispanic/Latino students and professionals.
(FYI WEBSITE NOT UPDATED, USE 2018 APPLICATION!!) 
Scholarship Link: http://www.somosfoundationutah.org/

Union Student Leader Scholarship
Deadline: 
January 31, 2020 by 11:59 (MST)
Requirements: The Union Student Leader Scholarship seeks to identify and recognize student leaders whose involvement has, or will contribute to the overall mission of the Union. This includes students who are or will be associated with the different leadership opportunities within the Union. These opportunities can include but are not limited to involvement with an office or event(s) in the Union. Candidates must have completed one academic semester at an institution of higher education and must have a 2.5 GPA from the University of Utah or prior institution.
Scholarship Link:
 https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/9378/ 

Refugees Connecting Our Community Union Scholarship
Deadline:
January 31, 2020 by 11:59pm (MST)
Requirements: This scholarship is open to students with refugee backgrounds. In addition, the scholarship committee recognizes the nuances in the legal definition of a refugee. As such, the Refugees Connecting Our Community Scholarship has a broad understanding of who is considered a refugee. This includes anyone who fits the broader definition as “someone who has been forced to flee [their] country because of persecution, war or violence”. Additionally, we also extend the understanding of a refugee to anyone who has experienced the intergenerational effects of the refugee and migrant diaspora. This includes having family members who refugees and they themselves are not falling under the legal definitions. Moreover, for the purpose of this scholarship, who is considered a refugee will be up to the applicant and their own definition and understanding of the word. Candidates must also have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 from the University of Utah or prior institution.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/8866

Dreamers Connecting Our Community Union Scholarship
Deadline:
January 31, 2020, by 11:59 pm. (MST)
Requirements: Open to Utah high school graduating seniors, undergraduate students, and graduate students attending the University of Utah Fall 2018. The Dream Center at the University Of Utah Office of Undergraduate Studies, in partnership with The Union Administration Office, is pleased to announce three (3) scholarships of $5,000 each. The purpose of this scholarship is to identify and recognize incoming and current University of Utah Dreamers whose community engagement and service have, or will contribute to the overall mission of the Dream Center (dream.utah.edu). These opportunities can include but are not limited to involvement with Dream Center events or the community at large. Applicants must also have a 2.5 GPA from the University of Utah or prior institution.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/8732

Student Affairs Diversity Council & Union Student Leader Scholarship
Deadline: 
Friday, January 31st, 2020 by 11:59 pm (MST)
Requirements: The purpose of this scholarship is to identify and recognize students whose commitment to creating an inclusive campus community, has or will contribute to the overall mission of the Union and/or campus community. This includes students who are or will be associated with promoting diversity and inclusion within the Union and/or campus community. These opportunities can include but are not limited to involvement with an office in the Division of Student Affairs, events sponsored by the Union, or the broader campus community. This scholarship is available to students currently enrolled at the University of Utah. Candidates must take a minimum of 12 undergraduate credits, or if you are a graduate student, you must have full-time status according to your respective graduate program. Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 from the University of Utah or prior institution.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/9380

New American Scholarship
Deadline: 
January 31, 2020 by 11:59 (MST)
Requirements: 
The purpose is to identify and recognize students whose community engagement and service have, or will, contribute to the mission of the Union and the refugee community. The New American Scholarship honors the journeys of refugees and how they resettled. This scholarship is open to students with refugee backgrounds. In addition, the scholarship committee recognizes the nuances in the legal definition of a refugee. As such, the New American Scholarship has a broad understanding of who is considered a refugee. This includes anyone who fits the broader definition as “someone who has been forced to flee [their] country because of persecution, war or violence”. Additionally, we also extend the understanding of a refugee to anyone who has experienced the intergenerational effects of the refugee and migrant diaspora. This includes having family members who refugees and they themselves are not falling under the legal definitions. Moreover, for the purpose of this scholarship, who is considered a refugee will be up to the applicant and their own definition and understanding of the word. Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 from the University of Utah or prior institution (including high school).
Scholarship Link: 
https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/12125

Dining Services & Union Student Leader Scholarship
Deadline: 
January 31, 2020 by 11:59 (MST)
Requirements: Candidates must be employed with Dining Services at the University of Utah. The purpose of this scholarship is to identify and recognize student leaders whose involvement has, or will contribute to the overall mission of Dining Services and the University Union. This includes students who are or will be associated with the different leadership opportunities within Dining Services or the University Union. The Union Student Leader Scholarship committee defines leadership as, the ability to communicate and embody a vision so that others commit to fulfilling the mission and goals of the University of Utah and the University Union. Leaders demonstrate self-knowledge, role modeling, integrity, decision-making ability, conflict resolution skills, and vision (adapted from the Association of College Unions International). Leadership is not always defined by holding a formal position. Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/9348

Maria Isabel Reyes Memorial Scholarship
Deadline:
January 31, 2020 by 11:59 (MST)
Requirements: This scholarship is open to assist a transfer student in accomplishing their academic goals. The purpose of this scholarship is to identify and recognize a transfer student whose commitment to creating an inclusive campus community has, or will, contribute to the culture, values, and overall mission of the Union. For purposes of this scholarship and application, we also have a broad interpretation of the definition of a transfer student to mean any student who has previously attended a regionally accredited college or university after successfully graduating from high school or obtaining their GED. Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 from the University of Utah or prior institution.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/9349

American Indian Resource Center & Union Student Leader Scholarship
Deadline:
January 31, 2020 by 11:59 (MST)
Requirements: The AIRC Union Student Leader Scholarship committee defines a commitment to inclusivity as, the process of working collaboratively with community groups and individuals to address issues that impact the well-being of historically marginalized communities in an effort to provide equitable service(s). For purposes of this scholarship and application, we also have a broad interpretation of the definition of community to mean the University of Utah, the Salt Lake City area or your own personal community. Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 from the University of Utah or prior institution.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/9691

West High Alumni Association Union Scholarship
Deadline:
January 31, 2020 by 11:59 (MST)
Requirements: The West High Alumni Association, in partnership with The Union Administration Office is pleased to announce two (2) scholarships of $5,000 each to assist undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Utah who are also graduates of West High School in Salt Lake City, Utah. Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 from the University of Utah or prior institution.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/12159

Graduate School & Union Student Leader Scholarship
Deadline: 
January 31, 2020
Requirements: The Union recognizes graduate students (in either masters or doctoral-level programs) within our campus community for their dedication and commitment to creating an inclusive environment. The Graduate School & Union Student Leader Scholarship Committee has a commitment to inclusivity. We work collaboratively with community groups and individuals to address issues that impact the well-being of historically marginalized communities in an effort to provide equitable service(s). Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 at the University Of Utah or at a previous institution. Must be graduate students currently enrolled at the University of Utah.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/13552

Crimson Transfer Honors Society & Union Student Leader Scholarship
Deadline:
January 31, 2020
Requirements: The mission and purpose of CTHS is to 1) recognize academic success of all transfer student at the U; 2) encourage and support transfer students as they transition into their majors and graduate school; 3) get transfer students involved on campus and help find ways they can serve their community; and 4) encourage members of CTHS in aiding other transfer students as they acculturate to their campus. To learn more about CTHS, please visit their website. This scholarship is available to transfer students currently enrolled at the University of Utah. This scholarship is NOT limited to current members of CTHS. Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5 from the University of Utah or prior institution.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/13565

MPower Central American Scholarship Program
Deadline: January 31, 2020
Requirements: Applicants must be a citizen of Central American countries. For the purpose of this scholarship, a “Central American country” is defined as Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, or Panama. Be enrolled or accepted to study full-time at one of the universities MPOWER supports in the United States (BYU-Provo) or Canada for an undergraduate or graduate degree program. Be an international student allowed to legally study in the United States or Canada, as applicable. For study in the U.S., this means that the applicant is either a U.S. permanent resident (Green Card holder), protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, or has a valid visa that permits study in the U.S.
Scholarship Link: https://www.mpowerfinancing.com/scholarships/scholarships-central-america/

FEBRUARY

Chicana/o Scholarship Fund
Deadline: February 3, 2020
Requirements: Students must have been admitted to the University of Utah as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student. The student must be a resident of the state of Utah or have lived in Utah for a minimum of five (5) years. Dreamer (with or without DACA) applying for the Chicana/o Scholarship Fund must have graduated from a high school in Utah. Preference will be given to students involved in the Chicana/o / Latina/o community.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/8723

B.W. Bastian Foundation Scholarship
Deadline:
February 14, by 11:59pm MST.
Requirements: To be eligible for our scholarships a student must meet the following qualifications: Must be currently enrolled University of Utah student (undergraduate or graduate) OR have completed at least 1 semester of coursework at another higher education institution at the time of application. Must have and maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above. Financial need will be considered in the selection process. Awardees will be required to complete a FAFSA process to have a scholarship awarded. Applicants with questions or concerns about this may contact our office. Awardees will be required to complete HB 144 affidavit to have a scholarship awarded. Our scholarships are available to undocumented/DACA students who have graduated from a Utah high school as well as international students. Applicants with questions or concerns about this may contact our office. Past scholarship awardees are welcome to reapply. Priority will be given to first-time applicants.
Website link: https://lgbt.utah.edu/resources/scholarships.php

LGBT Resource Center Scholarship 
Deadline:
 February 14, 2020
Requirements: The LGBT Resource Center awards a scholarship to 3-10 students every spring semester. The student must have and maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.7, meet HB 144 requirements (click here to learn more), and have already completed one semester of coursework at the University of Utah or another higher education institution at the time of application. First-time applicants will be considered first, and undergraduate, as well as graduate students, are encouraged to apply. This scholarship requires completed application questions, an official copy of college transcript(s), and at least one letter of recommendation (one letter required, two letters recommended). The areas of consideration for this scholarship are academic performance, involvement in LGBTQ* cultural/academic organizations, participation in LGBTQ* school-wide and community activities, personal goals and letters of recommendation, financial need, and any other special considerations.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/12000
PDF Form: 
https://lgbt.utah.edu/documents/LGBT%20RC%20Scholarship%20App%202019_2020.pdf

First Ascent Scholars   
Deadline: 
February 15, 2020 
Requirements: 
Open to Utah high school graduating seniors planning to attend the University of Utah. Applicants and demonstrate an interest in majoring or minoring in business or business-related fields. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate financial need. 
Scholarship Link: 
https://eccles.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6PwldibVTa7pbMx

Women’s Resource Center Annual Scholarship 
Deadline:
 February 29, 2020
Requirement: Scholarships through the Women’s Resource Center (WRC) have been established to provide educational assistance through scholarships for students. Each scholarship offered through the WRC has an enrollment, grade point average, matriculation, residence, and documentation requirement. Please review each scholarship requirement carefully before applying. Applications that have every scholarship selected will not be considered.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/12118

Hispanic Scholarship Fund General Scholarships
Deadline: February TBD
Requirements: The Hispanic Scholarship Fund General Scholarship is open to U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA). In order to qualify for an HSF scholarship, each applicant must meet all of the following requirements: Applicant must be of Hispanic heritage; minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for high school students; minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for college and graduate students; student must plan to enroll full-time in an accredited not-for-profit 4-year university or graduate school during Fall of scholarship cycle year; complete FAFSA application online (DACA students must also fill out, but not submit – learn more by clicking here and here); and complete state DREAM Act financial aid application (if applicable; Utah does NOT have a State DREAM Act). All majors and graduate fields accepted. Scholarship awards range from $500 to $5,000.
Scholarship Link: https://www.hsf.net/scholarships

MARCH

Reynold T. Rice B.U.S. Scholarship
Deadline: 
March 1, 2020 
Requirements: 
Undergraduate students pursuing a Bachelor of University Studies (B.U.S.) degree at the University of Utah are eligible to apply for the Reynold T. Rice Scholarship. This scholarship offers its recipient $2,000 toward their college tuition in 2019-2020. The scholarship will be awarded based on the quality of the student’s degree program and the quality and content of an essay written by the student.
Scholarship Link:
 https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/10385

Kenneth P. & Penny B. Jameson Family Scholarship
Deadline: March 1, 2020
Requirements: Students must have been admitted to the University of Utah as an H.B. 144 student and have completed at least one year at the University of Utah. The Jameson Family Scholarship looks for motivated students who have been involved in leadership and/or community activities, have a good academic record, have financial need, and are enrolled as full-time students at the time the award is used. Preference will also be given to (a) students who are majoring in the College of Social and Behavioral Science, (b) students who have been involved in leadership and/or community activities, and (c) students who have applied for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), although the scholarship eligibility will not be limited to these students alone.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/8426

Youthlinc Young Humanitarian Award
Deadline: March 1, 2020
Requirements: The Youthlinc Utah Young Humanitarian Award is a $5,000 college scholarship rewarded to an altruistic young person who strives to serve the local and global community each year. One runner-up will receive a $3,000 college scholarship. Three runner-ups will receive a $1,000 college scholarship. Youthlinc recognizes young people for their accomplishments in sports and academics, this is an award that celebrates outstanding humanitarian service among youth. Promoting humanitarian service among youth is the reason behind this annual tribute, sponsored in its tenth year by the George S. & Dolores Doré Eccles Foundation. Applicants must be U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents, or DACA beneficiaries; a Junior or Senior in a Utah high school or must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate college or university program in the state of Utah.
Scholarship Link: https://www.youthlinc.org/young-humanitarian-award/application-young-humanitarian-award/

Reynold T. Rice B.U.S. Scholarship
Deadline: March 1, 2020
Requirements:
Undergraduate students pursuing a Bachelor of University Studies (B.U.S.) degree at the University of Utah are eligible to apply. The scholarship will be awarded based on the quality of the student’s degree program and the quality and content of an essay written by the student. Applicants must enroll in 15 or more credits during the 2020/2021 academic year. If the student is unable to enroll in 15 credits, they can still apply. However, if awarded the student will need to send a paragraph explaining to the scholarship committee about the circumstances that prevent them, or why they are choosing, to not take 15 credits. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/18718

Community Partners Mentoring Scholarship-Renewal
Deadline: March 1, 2020
Requirements: Application to continue participating in the Community Partners in the New U student Experience program. Applicants must be in good academic and program standing at the time of application with a 2.0 GPA or higher. Enroll in 15 credit hours or more each semester (If you are unable to meet this requirement, apply and then upon acceptance send Dannielle.Moriondo@utah.edu a paragraph explanation of your situation).
Scholarship Link: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/communitypartners_renewal_2020

Community Partners Mentoring Scholarship
Deadline: March 8, 2020
Requirements: Applicants must be sophomores, juniors, and seniors at the University of Utah. Be progressively satisfactorily towards your first undergraduate degree with a 2.0 GPA or higher. Selected recipients will be paired with a mentor from the community. The applicant must enroll in 15 or more credits during the 2020-2021 academic year. If the student is unable to enroll in 15 credits, they can still apply. However, if awarded the student will need to send a paragraph explaining to the scholarship committee about the circumstances that prevent them, or why they are choosing, to not take 15 credits. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/15616

The Barbara Hancock Snyder Endowed Scholarship
Deadline:
March 10, 2020
Requirements: This scholarship provides one $2,000 award to an undergraduate student attending the University of Utah full-time during the 2020/2021 academic year and affiliated with the Dream Center. The applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. The applicant must enroll in 15 or more credits during the 2020-2021 academic year. If the student is unable to enroll in 15 credits, they can still apply. However, if awarded the student will need to send a paragraph explaining to the scholarship committee about the circumstances that prevent them, or why they are choosing, to not take 15 credits. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/18959

EAE Nextgen Scholarship  
Deadline: March 10, 2020
Requirements: This scholarship provides one $1,200 scholarship to an undergraduate student enrolled in the Entertainment Arts and Engineering program and attending the University of Utah full-time during the 2020/2021 academic year. If the student is unable to enroll full-time, they can still apply. However, if awarded the student will need to send a paragraph explaining to the scholarship committee about the circumstances that prevent them from attending school full-time. Preference will be given to first-generation students and/or to students participating in the LEAP program. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or higher and must demonstrate financial need. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/17884

The Ghulam-Lauri, Kergaye Qadar Family, Mohammed Alsolaiman Family And Zahir Family Scholarships
Deadline:
March 10, 2020
Requirements:
Applicants must be an entering freshman, transfer, or continuing undergraduate student at the University of Utah. Exhibits motivation and commitment to the school and the Muslim community as demonstrated through his/her academic performance, leadership, community service, and extracurricular activities. Has a minimum of 3.0 GPA. Enroll in 15 or more credits. If the student is unable to enroll in 15 credits, they can still apply. However, if awarded the student will need to send a paragraph explaining to the scholarship committee about the circumstances that prevent them, or why they are choosing, to not take 15 credits. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/15772

Asha Davenport Pi Beta Phi
Deadline: March 10, 2020
Requirements:
Be a current Pi Beta Phi Sorority member in good standing. Demonstrate a commitment to University and/or community service. Enroll in 15 or more credits during the 2020/2021 academic year. If the student is unable to enroll in 15 credits, they can still apply. However, if awarded the student will need to send a paragraph explaining to the scholarship committee about the circumstances that prevent them, or why they are choosing, to not take 15 credits. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/17878

Boyce C. Yanik For Sigma Nu Fraternity Members
Deadline: March 10, 2020
Requirements
: The C. Boyce Yanik Scholarship covers full tuition (up to 13 credit hours per semester) for fall and spring semesters. Eligible applicants must be current Sigma Nu Fraternity members attending the University of Utah full-time. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/18241

Utah Community Action Scholarship
Deadline: March 10, 2020
Requirements
: Provides tuition for 15 credit hours, room and board for one year; Fall and Spring semesters only. Both incoming and continuing University of Utah students who have participated in a Salt Lake or Tooele County Utah Community Action Head Start Program (formerly Salt Lake Community Action Program Head Start) as a child are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Enroll in 15 or more credits during the 2020/2021 academic year. If the student is unable to enroll in 15 credits, they can still apply. However, if awarded the student will need to send a paragraph explaining to the scholarship committee about the circumstances that prevent them, or why they are choosing, to not take 15 credits. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/17290

Ivory Homes Building Dreams Scholarship
Deadline:
March 10, 2020
Requirements:
This scholarship is available to students who have demonstrated experience serving and working with the Latinx community. Applicants must be entering freshmen or SLCC transfer students with preference given to first-generation students. Students transferring from Salt Lake Community College to the University of Utah must: have completed 30 credit hours or more at the time of their application, have lived in Utah for three or more years, and graduated from a Utah high school. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/15379

June Mason Konrad Scholarship
Deadline: March 10, 2020
Requirements:
This is a $1,000 scholarship for the 2020-2021 academic year for entering freshmen students who have graduated from a high school in Box Elder County, Utah and demonstrate financial need. This scholarship is only awarded to freshmen students who will be attending the University of Utah with 15 credit hours or more beginning Fall 2020 in pursuit of their first undergraduate degree. If the student is unable to enroll in 15 credits, they can still apply. However, if awarded the student will need to send a paragraph explaining to the scholarship committee about the circumstances that prevent them, or why they are choosing, to not take 15 credits. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/18244

The Norm Gibbons Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: March 10, 2020
Requirements:
This scholarship is for students who have been impacted by the incarceration of a parent. Applicants must currently have a 2.5 GPA or higher and enroll full-time (15 credits or more) during the 2020-2021 academic year at the University of Utah. If the student is unable to enroll in 15 credits, they can still apply. However, if awarded the student will need to send a paragraph explaining to the scholarship committee about the circumstances that prevent them, or why they are choosing, to not take 15 credits. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu

Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/19981

Salt Lake Country Club Scholarship
Deadline: March 10, 2020
Requirements:
The Salt Lake Country Club Scholarship provides up to four $4,000 scholarships to a current Salt Lake Country Club employee. The applicant must also be an undergraduate student and attending the University of Utah full-time during the 2020/2021 academic year. Must be employed at the Salt Lake Country Club for at least one year, employees may be part or full-time. Must be registered for at least 10 credit hours. Preference for demonstrated financial need. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu
Scholarship Link: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/countryclub20_21

Student Success Scholarship
Deadline:
March 10, 2020
Requirements:
The Student Success Scholarship offers a $7,000 award to an entering freshman participating in a learning community. In their subsequent academic years, recipients are eligible to receive up to two $1,000 awards for participation in deeply engage learning experiences as well as a $1,000 award for participation in a Capstone Initiatives project. Students with financial need will be given priority consideration. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/19978

Zumbro Family Scholarship
Deadline: March 10, 2020
Requirements:
Applicants must be an entering freshman, transfer, or continuing undergraduate student at the University of Utah. Awards are available to individuals from a federally-recognized American Indian Tribe, with a preference for students who are enrolled members of or have at least one parent or grandparent who is an enrolled member of one of Utah’s Tribes. Undocumented students must fill out the paper FAFSA. For assistance filling out the FAFSA application please email the Dream Center’s graduate assistant Dayan Castañeda Muñoz at castaneda.dayan@utah.edu
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/18250

Joseph James Morelli Scholarship   
Deadline: 
March 13, 2020 
Requirements: 
The Joseph James Morelli Scholarship Fund supports high school and college students with dyslexia, dysgraphia, and/or dyscalculia who wish to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Scholarships may be used towards tuition costs, needed resources, tutoring, and/or testing costs and will range from $500 to $2,500. Please contact Ollie Wilder at ollie@parkcitycf.org with any questions about eligibility or this application form, or if you need special accommodations in applying.
Scholarship Link: 
https://morelli.smapply.io/prog/2020_joseph_james_morelli_legacy_foundation_scholarship/

Llueva Café Scholarship
Deadline: March 14, 2020
Requirements: Be a current high school senior planning to enroll for the first time in an accredited college or university in the United States. Scholarship evaluates three key areas of evaluation:  (1) Your personal story, which takes into account financial need and other compelling challenges the applicant has had to endure; (2) extra-curricular involvement, which includes anything you do outside of class like community involvement, work, and clubs; and (3) Your academic promise, which is not limited to GPA or test scores but, more importantly, looks at your academic potential for the future.
Scholarship Link: http://www.ca-core.org/que_llueva_cafe_scholarship_program

The Jiffy Lube “Teen Driver” Scholarship   
Deadline: 
March 16, 2020 
Requirements: 
The Jiffy Lube “Teen Driver” Scholarship Program, has been created to give a unique and early opportunity for high school students to gain funding for college, or other qualified technical and/or professional programs through a scholarship award sponsored by neighborhood Jiffy Lube owners. Jiffy Lube wants to learn more about what drives these students now and where they see themselves down the road. The “Teen Driver” Scholarship opportunity is open to teen drivers enrolled in high school. The scholarship awards will not be based on a student’s GPA or other standard qualifying criteria, rather each individual will be allowed to express his/her “inner drive” and personal ambition — his/her chance to be behind the wheel. Applicants must be between 16-18; be U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents, or DACA beneficiaries in a Utah high school. Please visit the link below for application and instructions.
Scholarship Link: 
https://www.yourturn2apply.com/UTothers.htm 

University Credit Union Scholarship
Deadline: March 16, 2020
Requirements: This scholarship, sponsored by the University of Utah Credit Union, is a one-year award providing $3,000 in financial support to be applied towards a student’s housing costs. The scholarship can be applied toward any HRE housing location/room type based on the room selected by the student at the time of reservation. Students are responsible for reserving their own room via Housing & Residential Education’s housing sign-up process. If the room type you choose is more expensive than what is covered, the student is expected to pay the difference in cost. Three total scholarships are available each academic year. Applicant must be either an incoming first-year student or a transfer student, enrolled at the University of Utah as a full-time student (at least 12 credit hours per semester), and maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA at the University of Utah.
Scholarship Link: https://housing.utah.edu/apply-reserve/rates-n-housing-account/scholarships/

APRIL

HENAAC Scholarship
Deadline: April 1, 2020
Requirements: Open to Latina/o high school graduating seniors, undergraduate students (community college and university), and graduate students in accredited institutions of higher learning. Applicants must demonstrate leadership through academic achievements and campus/community activities; be Science, Technology, Engineering or Math related majors; have an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher; be of Latina/o origin and/or must significantly participate in and promote organizations and activities in the Latina/o community. The HENAAC Scholarship is open to undocumented students (with or without DACA), U.S. Permanent Residents, and U.S. Citizens.
Scholarship Link: http://www.greatmindsinstem.org/college/henaac-scholarship-application-guidelines

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund
Deadline: April 1, 2020
Requirements: Open to high school seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students. The first and most important qualification for a Davis-Putter Scholarship is active participation in struggles for civil rights, economic justice, international solidarity or other progressive issues.  The scholarship committee also evaluates the applicant’s financial need and ability to perform academically at the college level.The Davis-Putter Scholarship is open to undocumented students (with or without DACA), and students who are U.S. Permanent Residents, and U.S. Citizens.
Scholarship Link: http://www.davisputter.org/apply/apply-for-scholarships/

MPower Global Citizen Scholarship
Deadline: April 15, 2020
Requirements: Be accepted at, or enrolled in, a full-time degree program at a U.S. or Canadian school that MPOWER supports (U of U,BYU-Provo, & Utah College of Dental Hygiene), and be an international student allowed to legally study in the U.S. or Canada, as applicable. For study in the U.S., this means that the applicant is either a U.S. permanent resident (Green Card holder), protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, or has a valid visa that permits study in the U.S.
Scholarship Link: https://www.mpowerfinancing.com/scholarships/scholarships-global-citizen/

Selecthealth Scholarship
Deadline: April 15, 2020
Requirements: The SelectHealth Scholarship is a two-year full scholarship for freshman Hispanic and Latinx students with demonstrated financial need at Salt Lake Community College (SLCC) who are interested in a career in healthcare. To qualify for the SelectHealth Scholarship, students must: Identify as Hispanic or Latinx, demonstrate financial need, have a 3.0+ GPA, be a graduate from a Salt Lake area school district: Jordan, Canyons, Murray, Granite, or Salt Lake City, have a goal to graduate with an associate degree within two years and demonstrate dedication to improving our community through civic engagement and community service.
Scholarship Link: http://www.slcc.edu/scholarships/select-health-scholarship.aspx

MPower Women in STEM Scholarship
Deadline: April 15, 2020
Requirements: Be accepted at, or enrolled in, a full-time STEM degree program at a U.S. or Canadian school that MPOWER supports (U of U, BYU-Provo, & Utah College of Dental Hygiene). Be a female international student allowed to legally study in the U.S. or Canada, as applicable. For study in the U.S., this means that the applicant is either a U.S. permanent resident (Green Card holder), protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, or has a valid visa that permits study in the U.S. For study in Canada, this means the applicant is either a Canadian permanent resident or has a valid Canadian study permit.
Scholarship Link: https://www.mpowerfinancing.com/scholarships/women-in-stem/

The Jiffy Lube Utah “Your Turn Behind the Wheel” Scholarship
Deadline: April 20, 2020
Requirements: The Jiffy Lube “Your Turn Behind the Wheel” Scholarship Program has been created to give a unique and early opportunity for high school students to gain funding for college, or other qualified technical and/or professional programs through a scholarship award sponsored by neighborhood Jiffy Lube owners. Jiffy Lube wants to learn more about what drives these students now and where they see themselves down the road. The “Your Turn Behind the Wheel” Scholarship opportunity is open to high school students currently enrolled in driver’s education in high school. The scholarship awards will not be based on a student’s GPA or other standard qualifying criteria, rather each individual will be allowed to express his/her “inner drive” and personal ambition — his/her chance to be behind the wheel. Applicants must be between 16-18; be U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents, or DACA beneficiaries in a Utah high school. Please visit the link below for application and instructions.
Scholarship Link: http://www.yourturn2apply.com/utah.htm

The Kemi Scholarship
Deadline:
 April 20, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements:  The ILERA Project will award two recipients an overall of $1000 each to cover their first year in college ($500 per semester). The following are the eligibility requirements: The applicant must be BLACK (e.g. African, African-American, Caribbean, Afro-Latinx). Must be a High School Senior who is enrolled, or plans to enroll, in a 2-year or 4-year institution for the fall 2020 semester. The applicant must have a GPA of at least 3.0.
Scholarship Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdt1OvvT4x2FNIdtlOP1PS-Y4CoGFeLbqdvZPx8-G5PoxlHcg/viewform

Annual Signet Classic Student Scholarship Essay Contest
Deadline: April 22, 2020
Requirements: Open to high school juniors and seniors attending high schools in the U.S. Student applicants must read the assigned book and write a two-three page double-spaced essay (please type on computer or typewriter and do not staple submissions).  Please visit the website for the book title and five essay topics to choose from. The Annual Signet Classic Student Scholarship Essay Contest is open to undocumented students (with or without DACA), and students who are U.S. Permanent Residents, and U.S. Citizens.
Scholarship Link: http://www.us.penguingroup.com/static/pages/services-academic/essayhome.html

Trujillo Alvarado Scholarship
Deadline:
 April 24, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA that qualifies for HB 144
Requirements: Must be an AMES alumnus. Undergraduate students attending the University of Utah or SLCC, full-time. In good academic standing. Has financial need to continue in college. Currently has HB144 and identifies as a Dreamer. Applications must include: resume, 1-2 page double-spaced autobiography, and proof of college enrollment.
Scholarship Link: Email application to Martha Taylor – mtaylor@ames-slcc.org

RentHop’s College and University Scholarship Program
Deadline: April 30, 2020
Requirements: Student must be a current student in an eligible undergraduate program or a graduating high school senior, working towards a bachelor’s degree or associates degree.
Scholarship Link: https://www.renthop.com/college_scholarship

ATLAS SHRUGGED ESSAY CONTEST   
Deadline: 
April 30, 2020
Requirements: This contest is open nationwide and open to undocumented students. Applicants must write an essay regarding a topic about one of Ayn Rand’s novels. Scholarship is open to high school students, undergraduate and graduate students.
Scholarship Link: 
https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests#rules

UNP-Alumni Association Scholarships
Deadline: April TBD
Requirements: The Alumni Association of the University of Utah, in partnership with UNP, awards three $5,000 to $6,000 scholarships to incoming or current undergraduate or graduate students at the University of Utah. Preference is given to current or former residents of Salt Lake City’s west side communities. This scholarship is open to undocumented students (with or without DACA) who graduated from a Utah high school.
Scholarship Link: https://partners.utah.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/28/2019/03/Alumni-Scholarship-App-19-20.pdf

Crankstart Re-Entry Scholarship
Deadline: April 20, 2020
Requirements: Applicants must be admitted to the University of Utah and planning to attend this institution in Fall 2019. Must have and maintain a GPA of 3.0 or greater. Must have a gap of at least five years in your high school to college or in your college education, this gap can be consecutive or cumulative. Applicants must be working toward first Bachelor’s degree. Preference will be given to those with financial need as determined by federal guidelines
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/13839

MAY

The Claudia Patricia Gomez Gonzalez Scholarship
Deadline:
May 1, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: -Be an undocumented person from a Central American country (Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama)  -Will be enrolled in an educational program during the 2020-2021 academic year (this includes English courses, transitional classes, vocational programs, certificate programs, GED courses, college courses)  No GPA requirement.
Scholarship Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc9VZJbuDbZw4_s0JuoYLd8MnZKNnGk-NG1wyNziE6cl2z7Xw/viewform?fbzx=907257802638500649

The Victoriano Macias Luevano Scholarship
Deadline:
May 1, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: -Be an undocumented student -Will be enrolled at a higher ed institution during the 2020-2021 academic year
Open to all undocumented students (undergraduate, graduate, medical school, law school, etc.) No GPA/involvement requirement.
Scholarship Link:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScQSEpdb7LPWc2lQEPtSLqTOIEQCUAg1edel3UANR0kv2CaXQ/viewform

The Black Is Brilliant Scholarship 
Deadline:
 May 1, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: -Be an undocumented student -Identify as Black/African/Afro (i.e. Afro-Latinx) -Will be enrolled at a higher ed institution during the 2020-2021 academic year. Open to all undocumented students (undergraduate, graduate, medical school, law school, etc.) No GPA/involvement requirement
Scholarship Link:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd7Ss2QaeMIxaEmpjW07GnYmTfJ5LuAX5uoRvLDoGPAPnK9sg/viewform

El Derecho A Sonar Scholarship 
Deadline: May 1, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: -Be an undocumented parent  -Will be enrolled in an educational program during the 2020-2021 academic year (this includes English courses, transitional classes, vocational programs, certificate programs, GED courses, college courses)
Scholarship Link:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSftpTFzINO3saDZdHJsJk7xwS8oIsyEJ0AiEO-iyTWw9o1uXA/viewform

Mariposa Sin Fronteras Scholarship
Deadline:
 May 1, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: Be an undocumented student -Identify as LGBTQIA+ -Will be enrolled at a higher ed institution during the 2020-2021 academic year  Open to all undocumented students (undergraduate, graduate, medical school, law school, etc.) No GPA/involvement requirement
Scholarship Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSckypAwxQrIktIdTW9Z1sqH8C77xX3L7GDhsGJ-6YRVlLNT9Q/viewform

Byron Hanke Fellowship
Deadline:
 May 1, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements:
Applicants must be enrolled, at the time of application and through the research period, in a graduate-level program (masters, doctoral, legal) at an accredited higher education institution in the United States or Canada. Students from any relevant discipline may apply for the Hanke Fellowship, provided their research project relates to community associations and/or common interest communities.
Scholarship Link: https://foundation.caionline.org/scholarships/hanke/ 

Mountain America Credit Union Keys To Success Scholarship  
Deadline: 
May 15, 2020
Open To: 
Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: 
Five $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to students. The student must attend a high school that participates in Keys to Success. All grades are eligible to apply.
Scholarship Link: https://www.macu.com/footer/columntwo/community-involvement/scholarships/mountain-america-scholarship-application

University Neighborhood Partners Scholarship   
Deadline: 
May 29, 2020 
Open To: 
Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements:
UNP scholarships are intended to reduce barriers to higher education for current or previous west side residents of Salt Lake City (incorporated). We are looking for individuals who are active participants in UNP-supported partnerships and other efforts to improve our neighborhoods, and who are from communities long marginalized by educational institutions. This includes, but is not limited to, people of refugee, asylee, indigenous, and immigrant backgrounds. SLC’s west side is primarily made up of the 84104 and 84116 zip codes, including small portions of 84103 and 84101. Westside specifically refers to the neighborhoods of Fairpark, Glendale, Jordan Meadows, People’s Freeway, Poplar Grove, Rose Park, Ballpark, and Westpointe. There are four scholarships available. Please view the link below to see the requirements for each scholarship. 
Scholarship Link: 
https://partners.utah.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/28/2020/02/Scholarship-App-2020-21.pdf

JUNE

Hossain Family Scholarship
Deadline:
 June 5, 2020
Requirements: Open to incoming and continuing University of Utah students enrolled in at least 12 credit hours. Students who demonstrate satisfactory progress toward a degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Students who demonstrate financial need, either through FAFSA or another university process. Preference will be given to students active in the Office of Undergraduate Studies programming. DACA/undocumented students who graduated from a Utah high school are encouraged to apply.
Scholarship Links: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/hossainfamilyscholarship20202021

The Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award In Meteorology
Deadline: 
June 5, 2020 
Open To: 
Undocumented students with or without DACA       
Requirements: 
The Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award was established by the American Meteorological Society to honor the late Rev. James B. Macelwane, S.J., a world renowned authority of seismology, who was a geophysicist and Dean of the Institute of Technology, Saint Louis University, until his death in 1956.  The recipient of the Father James B. Macelwane award will receive a stipend of $1000 supported by member donations to the AMS Giving Program. The purpose of this award is to stimulate interest in meteorology among college students through the submission of original student papers concerned with some phase of the atmospheric sciences.  The student must be enrolled as an undergraduate at the time the paper is written.
Scholarship Link: https://www.ametsoc.org/index.cfm/ams/information-for/students/ams-scholarships-and-fellowships/the-father-james-b-macelwane-annual-award-in-meteorology/

Abbott And Fenner Business Consultants
Deadline: 
June 12, 2020
Open To: 
Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: 
Open to high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution. Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed. The winner(s) of this annual scholarship will receive their award within 2 weeks of the listed deadline. All applicants should include their full name and mailing address with their submissions. This scholarship is open to undocumented students (with or without DACA), U.S. Permanent Residents, and U.S. Citizens.
Scholarship Link: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm

U-Alumni Dream Scholarship For Graduate Students
Deadline: 
June 14, 2020
Open to: Undocumented graduate students with or without DACA
Requirements: Incoming and continuing University of Utah in pursuit of a graduate-level degree (M.A., M.S., Ed.D., J.D., Ph.D., M.D., etc.) Demonstrate satisfactory progress toward a degree with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need
Scholarship Link: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/ualumni_dreamscholarship

Honors Graduation Scholarship
Deadline:
 June 15, 2020
Open To:
 Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors already accepted to a college or university, or currently enrolled full- or part-time at an accredited college or university in the U.S. with a year or more remaining in their education. Employees of HonorsGradU and their families are not eligible to participate.
Scholarship Link: http://honorsgradu.com/Scholarship/ 

Extremeterrain’s Student Scholarships
Deadline:
 June 15, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: ExtremeTerrain is offering two $3,000 scholarships, one for the fall semester and one for the spring Semester to high school seniors and undergraduate students who are pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies, Environmental Research, Land Use, Earth and Atmosphere Studies, Sustainable Land Management, Parks and Recreation, or Sustainable Agriculture Systems. Students should submit a 700 – 1500 word essay to scholarships@extremeterrain.com that describes who you are, why you feel it is important to maintain access to public lands for recreational use and how you plan to use your degree to advocate for the recreational use of public lands.
Scholarship Link: https://www.extremeterrain.com/scholarships.html

Laybourne Law Firm Scholarship
Deadline:
 June 15, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: Laybourne Law Firm is opening this scholarship to any students who will be enrolling in college or post-secondary education in the following semester. This is open to all areas of study. To apply, please write a 500 – 700 word essay on one of the topics offered by the scholarship.
Scholarship Link: https://www.laybournelawfirm.com/scholarship/

My Biosource Inc. Scholarship For All Majors
Deadline:
 June 30, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: MyBioSource is honored to offer a scholarship program for all other majors outside of S.T.E.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). This scholarship is open to high school seniors, undergraduates, graduates as well as international students. Applicants must complete the application along with a 250 word response on why you have chosen your intended college major and why you should receive the scholarship.
Scholarship Link: https://www.mybiosource.com/scholarship-all-majors

Mybiosource Inc. Scholarship for “S.T.E.M.” Majors
Deadline: June 30, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: MyBioSource is all about opening up doors to thriving students allowing them to explore the endless possibilities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. This scholarship is open to high school seniors, undergraduates, graduates as well as international students. Applicants must complete the application along with a 250 word response on why you have chosen to enter the field of “STEM” and why you should receive the scholarship.
Scholarship Link: https://www.mybiosource.com/scholarship-stem-majors

A Little Hope Foundation Scholarship Program
Deadline: 
June 30, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: A Little Hope Foundation provides up to $10,000 in scholarships annually. Students have the opportunity to receive one $2,500 scholarship a year. The scholarships are granted based upon assessment of need and university selection.  Applicants must be an underrepresented minority student who demonstrates high performance and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school and community or work-related activities.
Scholarship Link: https://www.alittlehopefoundation.org/scholarships

Evolve Ip’s Cloud Scholarship
Deadline:
 June 30, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: Evolve IP believes that technology affects all aspects of our lives and are pleased to offer a $2,000 scholarship and a $1,000 scholarship to students planning to or attending a four-year accredited university in the United States who plans on a career in technology or computer sciences. Applicants must be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at a university.                                            Scholarship Link: https://www.evolveip.net/about/careers#scholarship

Cpap-Supply.Com College Scholarship Application 
Deadline:
 June 30, 2020
Open To: Undocumented students with or without DACA
Requirements: Open to all students enrolled full-time at a college or university located in the United States. Applicants must submit a 500 to 1000 word essay on ONE of the following topics offered on the website.
Scholarship Link: https://www.cpap-supply.com/CPAP-Supply-College-Scholarship-s/100.htm

JULY

KB Delta Scholarship
Deadline: July TBD
Requirements: KB Delta Compressor Valve Parts is dedicated to helping to support higher education and is offering an annual $1,000 scholarship. Any student currently enrolled in an accredited college is eligible to enter. To apply please complete the form online to apply for this scholarship and submit an essay (1,000-word minimum). The essay should tell them about your educational goals and plans for after graduation.
Scholarship Link: http://kbdelta.com/scholarship.html

Blitz Sales Software Annual Scholarship
Deadline: July TBD
Requirements: The Blitz $1,000 scholarship is providing an opportunity for college students to earn money for their college education. This scholarship is open to high school seniors and current undergraduate students. Research and write an essay of 800 – 1,000 words in length on one of the topics offered on the website.
Scholarship Link: https://www.nowblitz.com/blitz-scholarship

BNS Ethical Writing Scholarship
Deadline: July TBD
Requirements: The scholarship consists of $1,500.00 that will be awarded to one student (per year) in a field that promotes the correct usage of English as well as Ethics. It could be Business, Science, Law, Journalism, English Literature, Media, Communication, Psychology, Sociology, or any other course that places emphasis on the English language and/or Ethics. This scholarship is open to high school seniors and current undergraduate students.
Scholarship Link: https://www.buynowsignal.com/scholarship/

Annual General Education Scholarship
Deadline: July TBD
Requirements: American Pavilion is devoted to supporting general education and is delighted to announce that we are now offering an annual $1,000 scholarship. All students who are currently enrolled in an accredited college are eligible to apply. Submit a 1,000-word minimum essay that tells us about your goals in education as well as what your plans for after graduation. They would like to hear why you feel you deserve this scholarship and how it would help you if you were selected as the winner.
Scholarship Link: https://americanpavilion.com/annual-general-education-scholarship/

MPOWER Global Citizen Scholarship Contest
Deadline: July TBD
Requirements: The scholarship was created to celebrate international and DACA students, who enrich college campuses with their diverse experiences and points of view. The student applying must be 18 years or older and must have been accepted to a full-time program at a U.S. college or university or must be currently enrolled full time in a U.S. college or university. Students must be an international student on F1 visa status or a DACA recipient. MPOWER will award three (3) $1,000 scholarships to international and DACA students who are studying or plan to study in the U.S.
Scholarship Link: https://www.mpowerfinancing.com/scholarships/

Women in STEM Scholarship 
Deadline:
July TBD
Open To:
Undocumented students with DACA
Requirements:
The scholarship was created to support women who will use their STEM degree to benefit society. The student must have been accepted to a full-time STEM degree program at a U.S. college or university. Students must be an international student on f1 visa status or a DACA recipient. Mpower will award one (1) $5,000, one (1) $3,000, and one (1) $2,000 scholarships to international and DACA students who are studying or plan to study in the U.S.
Scholarship Link:
 https://www.mpowerfinancing.com/scholarships/women-in-stem/

The NHCSL John S. Martinez Leadership Scholarship
Deadline: July TBD
Requirements: The student must be Hispanic or of Hispanic descent. The student must reside in the district of a Hispanic State Legislator. The student must have a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better. The student must be a junior (11th grade) or senior (12th grade) who is enrolled full-time at a public high school in the District of a Hispanic State Legislator. The student must be nominated by their school principal, teacher, guidance counselor, legislator, or community leader. The student must have a resume (please include honors/distinctions, awards, community involvement, and projects), an academic transcript, (2) letters of recommendation (principal, teacher, school counselor, Hispanic state legislator, community leader, supervisor), please include pertinent details regarding student’s hardships and environment.
Scholarship Link:  https://nhcsl.org/scholarship/program_description/

Ivory Homes Dream Access Scholarship 2019-2020
Deadline: July TBD
Requirements: The Ivory Homes Dream Access Scholarship has been established to support the access, retention, and graduation of undocumented students at the University of Utah. Open to undocumented students (with or without DACA) who graduated from a Utah high school. The student must be an incoming or continuing University of Utah undergraduate student in pursuit of their first undergraduate degree. The student must demonstrate satisfactory progress toward a degree with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need.
Scholarship Link: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/ivorydream_2019_2020

The Lynda and Skip Scholarship 2019-2020
Deadline: July TBD
Requirements: The Lynda and Skip Scholarship awards four scholarships valued at $3000 each. One (1) scholarship will be awarded to continuing students at the U who is involved in Office of Undergraduate Studies programs and one (1) will be reserved for an incoming first-year student who will commit to participating in a UGS program for the full 2019-2020 academic year. Scholarships will be awarded in two parts ($1500 fall semester and $1500 spring semester) and will be applied directly to tuition. Excess funds may be used at the University of Utah Campus Store or applied towards a university meal plan.
Scholarship Link: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/lyndaandskip2019_20

IME Becas Scholarship – Snow College
Deadline:
July TBD
Requirements: Open to Utah high school seniors and undergraduate students attending Snow College. Students must have a demonstrated financial need. Students who are not eligible for FAFSA loans or grants are encouraged to apply. Students must be of Mexican origin, either through birth or family background. Scholarships are for students who have achieved a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA. Students should maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA during the semester in which they hold the scholarship. Students must be enrolled full-time (minimum of 12 credits) while receiving the award. Students must demonstrate a commitment to leadership or service in the Mexican immigrant community.
Scholarship Link:
https://www.snow.edu/offices/scholarships/downloads/IME%20Application.pdf

AUGUST

Herman Legal Group Essay Contest
Deadline: August 1, 2020
Requirements: Herman Legal is sponsoring a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must be undocumented and must be working, or have recently worked, as an essential work in the healthcare industry, food supply chain, or other essential industries. To participate in the contest, applicants should write an essay of at least 300 words, in any language, answering the following question: “What do you think of when you hear the word “Immigrant”? Email completed essay to ImmigrantStrongUSA@gmail.com. Winners will be announced on September 1, 2020.
Scholarship Link: https://www.lawfirm4immigrants.com/essay-contest-undocumented-daca-essential-workers/

Mclean DDS Medical Scholarship
Deadline: 
AUGUST 1, 2020
Requirements: 
McLean DDS supports students pursuing a medical degree. To qualify, undergraduate or graduate students must be majoring in a medical field of study, and attending an accredited college or university based in the USA.
Scholarship Link: https://www.mclean-dentist.com/scholarship/

Pro Stock Hockey Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2020
Requirements: Pro Stock Hockey is not only a strong supporter of organized hockey but of education as well. We are proud to be able to help students who are pursuing degrees in higher education. Through the Pro Stock Hockey Scholarship, we award the winning student $1,000 to be used toward his or her degree. To qualify, undergraduate or graduate students must attend an accredited college or university based in the USA.
Scholarship Link: https://www.prostockhockey.com/scholarship/

Baumgartner Law Firm Law Student Scholarship
Deadline: August 31, 2020
Requirements: In order to apply, the applicant must be enrolled at an accredited law school in (If you have applied to law school and have not yet been accepted, you may apply but the scholarship will only be awarded to someone accepted and enrolled at an accredited Law School at the time of scholarship selection.) This scholarship will be awarded based on need and commitment to helping others.
Scholarship Link: https://baumgartnerlawyers.com/baumgartner-law-firm-scholarship-application/

2019 Grasshopper Entrepreneur Scholarship
Deadline: August TBD
Requirements: Any current college student or incoming freshman enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in a Spring, Summer, or Fall 2019 semester. The student must be enrolled at an accredited American college, university or trade school. Applicants must write an essay around the topic provided on the website (link below). Applicants can apply regardless of immigration status.
Link: https://grasshopper.com/entrepreneur-scholarship/

Barbara Hancock Snyder Endowed Scholarship 
Deadline: August TBD
Requirements: The Barbara Hancock Snyder Endowed Scholarship provides one $2,000 scholarship to an undergraduate student attending the University of Utah full-time during the 2019/2020 academic year and affiliated with the Dream Center. Applicants must be enrolled full time (15 or more credits) during the 2019-2020 academic year at the University of Utah. Demonstrate financial need and be seeking their first undergraduate degree.
Scholarship Link: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/bhs_scholarship

The Golden Doors Scholars 
Deadline: August TBD
Requirements: The Golden Door Scholars scholarship is open to DACA students from all states! Strong preference will be given to applicants who plan to concentrate their studies in one of the following areas (or one similar): Engineering, Computer Science, Technology or Math. Scholarship recipients will receive funding to support tuition, room, and board for a four-year degree at Golden Door partner schools and schools offering in-state tuition to students with DACA status, beginning Fall semester, 2019.  Students who have applied to or are interested in other colleges should also apply. We will support students at non-partner schools on a case-by-case basis.
Scholarship Link: https://boards.greenhouse.io/goldendoorscholars/jobs/1776057

SEPTEMBER 

“From Failure to Promise” Essay Contest
Deadline: Will open September 1, 2020
Requirements: Open to graduating Utah high school seniors and current college students. Students must read From Failure to Promise: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate and write a 1000+ word essay double-spaced essay using standard font 12 point font (please type on computer or typewriter and do not staple submissions).  Please visit the website for application and essay questions.
Scholarship Links: https://www.fromfailuretopromise.com/submit-your-essay

OCTOBER

P.D. Soros Fellowship
Deadline: October 29, 2020
Requirements: Fellowship program intended for United States immigrants and children of immigrants who is planning on starting or continuing an eligible graduate degree program full time in the United States in the 2019-2020 academic year. The scholarship is open to current DACA holders or those awaiting renewal. Applicants must be 30 years old or younger as of the application deadline.
Scholarship Link: https://pdsoros-fellowships.smapply.io/prog/2021_application/

Boster Scholarship 
Deadline: October 31, 2020
Requirements: Applicants must provide proof that they have been accepted into a research position in biology or medical-related lab on a full-time or substantial part-time basis (minimum 9 credit hours worth of research work for the next two semesters). Must obtain and submit a letter of recommendation – either from a teacher/ tutor/ or lecturer who knows the student well or from an employer in a relevant healthcare services niche (must be signed and on letterhead to be accepted). Must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.40 on a 4.0 scale.
Scholarship link: https://www.bosterbio.com/scholarships

AES Engineering Solutions
Deadline: October TBD
Requirements: Open to high school, college or university, or vocational school students. 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.
Scholarship Link: http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

Scholarship America: Dream Award
Deadline: October TBD
Requirements: Open to undergraduate students who have completed at least one semester of college with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. The goal of the scholarship is to assist students from across the nation entering their second year or higher of education beyond high school. Renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice. The awards will grow in amount each year, allowing students to receive aid throughout their college careers.
Scholarship Link: https://scholarshipamerica.org/dreamaward/

NOVEMBER

Bruin Dreams Scholarship (SPRING 2019)
Deadline: November TBD
Requirements: The Bruin Dreams Scholarship is a private scholarship made possible by generous donations from Salt Lake Community College faculty, staff, students, and community members around the greater Salt Lake area who are dedicated to the educational success of students who are undocumented. Bruin Dreams provides financial support for undocumented students who are enrolled in a credit-hour program through Salt Lake Community College. This need-based scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate resiliency and innovation in their pursuit of a higher education degree. Students must complete a general application through AwardSpring to apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Link: https://slcc.awardspring.com/Opportunities/OpportunityDetails/81274

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
Deadline: November TBD
Requirements: The Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship is available to students who are transferring from a community college to a four-year college or university to complete their bachelor’s degree. Applicants must plan to enroll full-time in a baccalaureate program at an accredited college or university in fall 2020. Have a cumulative undergraduate point average of 3.50 or better on a 4.0 scale. No previous enrollment or attendance at a four-year institution – Students who have attended a four-year institution in the past are not eligible for this scholarship.
Scholarship Link: https://www.jkcf.org/our-scholarships/undergraduate-transfer-scholarship/how-to-apply/

USHLI Young Hispanic Leaders
Deadline: November TBD
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a full-time undergraduate student, in an accredited four-year or two-year institution in the U.S. or U.S. territories, and demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support. At least one parent must be of Hispanic ancestry. Non-US citizens are eligible to apply (DACA or Undocumented). Recipients must also be available to attend the 37th USHLI National Conference in Chicago, IL, from February 14-17, 2019.
Scholarship Link: https://www.ushli.org/2018/08/20/scholarship-for-young-hispanic-leaders-now-available-for-2019-2020/

Utah Jump$tart Coalition Scholarship
Deadline: November TBD
Requirements: The Utah Jump$tart Coalition Scholarship is open to all Utah graduating high school seniors planning to attend an accredited college or university, and who demonstrate a solid understanding of financial literacy concepts. The Utah Jump$tart Coalition Scholarship is open to undocumented students (with or without DACA), and students who are U.S. Permanent Residents, and U.S. Citizens.
Scholarship Link: https://www.utahjumpstart.org/essay/

Rumba Meats Scholarship
Deadline: November TBD
Requirements: Applicants must be a high school senior graduating in the Spring of 2020. Must have a minimum of 2.5 GPA. Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time undergraduate students in an accredited four-year or two-year institution in the U.S. or U.S. territories. Applicants must demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support. Consistent, active participation in public and/or community service activities. At least one parent must be of Hispanic ancestry.
Scholarship Link: https://www.ushli.org/2019/09/07/rumba-meats-ushli-partner-to-award-25000-in-scholarships/

Founders Day Scholarship – University of Utah
Deadline: November TBD
Requirements: Open to current undergraduate U students who have overcome difficult circumstances or challenges and have served the U and the community in a positive way. To be eligible for this award, Dreamers (with or without DACA) must have graduated from a Utah high school.
Scholarship Link: http://ulink.utah.edu/s/1077/images/editor_documents/scholarship/2017-18/fd__achievement_scholarships_2018-19.pdf

DECEMBER

Wells Fargo Scholarship Program For People With Disabilities
Deadline: December 6, 2019 11:59 pm PST or when 700 applications have been received
Requirements: The program is open for anyone who meets the following requirements:
Have an identified disability (defined as someone who has, or considers themselves to have, a long-term or recurring issue that impacts one or more major life activity) Have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent. Be a high school senior or graduate who plans to enroll or who is already enrolled in full-time or half-time (at least 6 credits per term) undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2020-2021 academic year
Scholarship Link: https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/pwdscholarship/

The Science Ambassador Scholarship 
Deadline: December 9th, 2019, at 11:59PM CST.
Requirements: Identify as a woman in a way that is significant to me. Attending college full time in the United States during the 2020–2021 academic year. To apply, film a three–minute video of yourself explaining a STEM topic you’re passionate about. You must be a high school senior or an undergraduate college student to apply. To view examples of previous applications, check out our winners page. Your video should be: A mini-lecture, not a personal statement. Pretend you’re a lecturer speaking to a class. Teach us something. Clear, creative, accurate, and a demonstration of your passion for the subject. Your video doesn’t need to be fancy or high–tech. Production value is not a factor. Three minutes or less in length. About any STEM topic, not necessarily your field of study. Uploaded to YouTube and marked ‘public.’ It should be accessible to the general public and could but doesn’t have to be, targeted at young students.
Scholarship link: https://www.scienceambassadorscholarship.org/#apply

U-Dream Scholarship
Deadline: December 10, 2019
Requirements: The student must be of Mexican origin or nationality. Demonstrate financial need. Maintain a 2.5 GPA or higher during the semester in which you hold the scholarship. Enroll in at least 6 semester credit hours in spring 2020. Not eligible for FAFSA grants or loans. Completed application. Copy of most recent transcripts (unofficial or official) (jpg, jpeg, png, or pdf)
Scholarship Link: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/u_dream_spring_2020

Center for Engaged Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2019
Requirements: Open to Ph.D. students in the social sciences who have already completed all departmental and institutional requirements for the Ph.D. degree, including approval of the dissertation proposal. The only requirement not completed must be the writing and where required, the defense, of the dissertation. The following areas of study apply: Anthropology, Economics, Geography, History, Political Science, Social Psychology, and Sociology. Work inspired by these disciplines carried out in interdisciplinary programs such as ethnic studies, women’s studies, or American studies is also accepted.
Scholarship Link: https://cescholar.org/

Ford Foundation PreDoctoral Fellowship
Deadline: December 17, 2019
Requirements: Available to individuals with evidence of superior academic achievement (such as grade point average, class rank, honors, or other designations. Individuals committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level. Individuals enrolled in or planning to enroll in an eligible research-based (dissertation-required) program leading to a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree at a non-proprietary (not for profit) U.S. institution of higher education. Individuals who as of the 2020 fall semester require a minimum of three years of study to complete their Ph.D./Sc.D. degree. Individuals who have not earned a doctoral degree at any time, in any field.
Scholarship Link: https://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/FordFellowships/PGA_171962

David Kelby Johnson Memorial Foundation
Deadline: December 20, 2019
Requirements: Undocumented students (with or without DACA) who graduated from a Utah high school. Incoming and continuing University of Utah undergraduate and graduate students. Demonstrate satisfactory progress toward a degree with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need
Scholarship Link: https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/dkjmemorialfoundation

Ivory Home Dream Access Scholarship
Deadline: December 21, 2019, at 11:59 PM
Requirements: Undocumented students (with or without DACA) who graduated from a Utah high school. Incoming and continuing University of Utah undergraduate students in pursuit of their first undergraduate degree. Demonstrate satisfactory progress toward a degree with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need. Write a Thank You Note to the scholarship donors. Provide a picture for use in fundraising materials and donor reporting. Provide a release to use any portion of your essays in University materials
Scholarship Link:  https://ugs.formstack.com/forms/ivorydream_spring20

Sophomore Rise Ivory Homes Deeply Engaged Experience Scholarship
Deadline: Applications will be considered until funds are depleted.
Requirements: Put your ideas into action with a Deeply Engaged Learning award! Learn by solving problems, collaborating with peers, and studying with professors and advisers who are passionate about the issues you care about. Students who apply will be eligible to receive a one $1,000 Ivory Homes Deeply Engaged Learning award, to be used specifically for your chosen project, activity or internship. Applicants must be a current sophomore, a second-year student, non-continuous and/or returning sophomore student, or transfer student entering their sophomore year at the University of Utah. This opportunity is open to undocumented students (with or without DACA) who graduated from a Utah high school.
Scholarship Link: https://utah.academicworks.com/opportunities/10370

UPDATED:
May 14, 2020

TBD: TO BE DETERMINED