02 Feb Utah Community Action Head Start Scholarship
It’s that’s time of year again – Utah Community Action and the University of Utah are teaming up to offer one Head Start alumnus a scholarship to continue their education.
This scholarship is available to entering freshmen and continuing University of Utah students who participated in a Salt Lake or Tooele County Head Start Program as a child. This scholarship provides tuition for 12 credit hours, room and board for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018.
- 2.0 GPA
- Applicant must demonstrate financial need
- Applicant must be seeking their first undergraduate degree
- Must exhibit academic promise, leadership potential, and a commitment to community service
- Typed personal statement of one page written by the student addressing the topic: “How the Head Start program benefited you as a child and outlining your life goals”
- Resume of one page highlighting any extracurricular or community activities and/or service in which the student is involved
To apply, visit: http://ugs.utah.edu/scholarships/