12 Days of Scholarships: Day 3 of 12

  Happy holidays! From December 3rd through December 18th we’ll post one new scholarship opportunity daily on our @StepUpUtah Twitter and Instagram accounts.   Bear in mind – some of the scholarship contests have closed since we first posted them, but many more are still open – there’s still time to give yourself the gift

12 Days of Scholarships: Day 2 of 12

  Happy holidays! From December 3rd through December 18th we’ll post one new scholarship opportunity daily on our @StepUpUtah Twitter and Instagram accounts.   Bear in mind – some of the scholarship contests have closed since we first posted them, but many more are still open – there’s still time to give yourself the gift

12 Days of Scholarships: Day 1 of 12

Happy holidays! From December 3rd through December 18th we’ll post one new scholarship opportunity daily on our @StepUpUtah Twitter and Instagram accounts.   Bear in mind – some of the scholarship contests have closed since we first posted them, but many more are still open – there’s still time to give yourself the gift of scholarship

StepUp to FAFSA Art and Video Contest Rules

Award: Six (6) $500 scholarships Three (3) awards for short videos Three (3) awards for promotional art Scholarship Use: The scholarship may be used at any eligible postsecondary institution. An eligible postsecondary institution is defined as any postsecondary institution which is legally permitted to disburse Title IV federal student aid. Eligibility: Applicants MUST: Be a

Back-to-School: StepUp is Here to Help You Prepare for College

By Erika Norton – August 23rd, 2018 The StepUp to Higher Education Team welcomes you back to another great school year. The start of school is an exciting time because it is full of lots of possibilities. You have the opportunity to make this year great and we want to help you take advantage of

StepUp to College Costs Scholarship for 10th and 11th Graders – Rules

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the form every student must complete to be considered for federal grants, work-study, and student loans. Every year, thousands of Utah students miss out on millions of dollars of help for college simply by not completing the FAFSA. You’ll have to wait until your senior year

StepUp to College Costs Scholarship for 8th and 9th Graders – Rules

Scholarships are an important tool for paying for college. It’s never too early to start applying for scholarships – we encourage students to start using the StepUp Scholarship Toolkit as early as the 8th grade to create an impressive resume and practice writing personal statements and other essays to submit to scholarship committees. Each year,

Searching for Scholarships: Easy As 1-2-3!

By Katie Wornek, Outreach Officer and Financial Aid Expert – February 13, 2018 There’s a lot of hard work involved in getting scholarships – earning good grades, building your resume, volunteering, writing essays, and asking for letters of recommendation are just a few examples. We think searching for scholarships should be the easiest part of

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Utah Students Win Scholarships By Honoring Their School Counselors

By Katie Wornek, Outreach Officer and Financial Aid Expert – February 2018 The Utah School Counselor Association (USCA) awarded its 2018 Lynn Jensen Memorial Scholarships at the Utah State Capitol Building last Thursday. The scholarship honors Dr. Lynn Jensen who, in his thirty years of work at the Utah Office of Education, “was passionate about

12 Days Of Scholarships

  By Katie Wornek – StepUp Outreach Officer and Paying For College Expert – 12.18.17 Happy holidays! Throughout the month of December, I have been posting one new scholarship opportunity daily on my Twitter and Instagram accounts. If you missed any of my #12DaysOfScholarships posts, I’ve provided the complete list below. There’s still time to