StepUpUtah FAFSA Scholarship Rules for 2017-18

StepUpUtah is awarding $3,000 in scholarships to Utah students who submit their 2017-18 FAFSA. Here are the FAFSA Scholarship Rules for 2017-18: WHAT IT IS:  $2,500 in scholarships are available to Utah high school students who: Attend a StepUP Utah FAFSA Completion Open House See all events at http://stepuputah.com/events Submit a “Scholarship Golden Ticket” at

Think it’s too early to apply for scholarships? Think again.

By Diana Smith Middle school, junior high, and high school can be such an overwhelming time, from school dances to forgetting your book project at home. While there are so many things going on, it’s important to start thinking about college and how to pay for it. I had no savings. That meant coming up

Preparing for scholarships

By Agustin “Tino” Diaz on October 22, 2016 @TinoJrDiaz You can find scholarships almost anywhere, but preparing for them is a different matter. You can start by keeping track of your volunteer hours and accruing experience in a specific field or interest, building your network and meeting the right people, and finally preparing an essay

8th and 9th Grade Paying for College Checklist

By Jacob Newman, Outreach Officer and Financial Aid Expert – February 15, 2019 Here at StepUp, we want to help you learn about paying for college. Here’s a simple checklist of a few things you can do this year to start preparing to pay for college…   8th and 9th Grade Paying for College Checklist

8th and 9th Grade Paying for College Checklist

By Jacob Newman, Outreach Officer and Financial Aid Expert – August 29, 2018 (updated January 3, 2019) Here at StepUp, we want to help you learn about paying for college. Here’s a simple checklist of a few things you can do this year to start preparing to pay for college…   8th and 9th Grade

College Questions from Utah Students: Scholarship Owl and Sallie Mae Websites?

Once a month, we send our Prepare + Pay for College E-Newsletter out to almost 200,000 students, parents, counselors, and educators all over Utah. All are welcome to reply back to our newsletter if they have any questions about preparing or paying for college. Here’s one of the great questions that came in this week… Looking to

Summer Bridge @ Granite School District

Congratulations on graduating high school! Although the school year has ended and summer has arrived, you may find that you still need help with any of the following: College Applications FAFSA (Federal Aid Applications) Job Applications If you need help, it’s not too late to get help from the experts. Our Summer Bridge Program is

4 things to add to your summer ‘to do’ list

You’re getting closer to going to college. You are only in high school for a few short years. You’re also probably excited to relax over summer break which is almost here! If you want to make sure you’re on the right track for college this summer, make sure you fit in a few things that

Plan your path to a great summer

Whether you’re about to graduate or just looking forward to summer break, it’s a great time to consider how your interests, needs, and opportunities for education and career are aligned. UtahFutures.org has plenty of tools to help you do just that: Discover careers that match your interests. Explore Careers with Sokanu on UtahFutures.org to discover