Stansbury High School

Skip to main content
Main Menu Toggle
Counseling » Scholarships


90% of scholarship money earned by Stansbury High School students comes from the college they choose to attend. Please check out the below links to Utah colleges to see if you are on track for an academic scholarship, or visit Mrs. Cavey in the counseling center to determine your eligibility. You can figure out your college index score here.  
AXA Achievement Scholarship:
  • Are you active in your community?
  • Have you led a project that benefits others?
  • Have you overcome personal challenges?
If so, apply for the AXA Achievement Scholarship. Scholarships in the amount of $2,500, $10,000, and $25,000. There's a winner in every state.
Deadline: December 15, 2017. Application Instructions Link
Utah Elks Alternative/Vocational Scholarship: A scholarship opportunity for seniors planning on attending a technical or vocational school after high school.  Pick up a scholarship application from Mrs. Cavey. Deadline: January 22.

Judy Anderson Student Scholarship: Designed to assist business education students who wish to continue their education and pursue office related careers, preferably in the educational field. The scholarship is valued at $500. Deadline: January 31, 2018. For a detailed explanation, please see the below document.

The Utah CTE (Career & Technical Education) Scholarships: The Career and Technical Education (CTE) Scholarships and Tuition Awards are for outstanding CTE students. The scholarships/awards are sponsored by the Utah State Board of Education (USBE) with funds provided by participating higher education institutions. The award amount varies by institution. Click HERE for complete instructions and application.  Deadline:  February 5, 2018
Utah Energy Workforce Scholarship: Seniors who 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. Five $4,000 scholarships for students attending a Utah college or university, Five scholarships for up to $2,000 for students attending a Utah technical college.
  • Make a 5 minute film on energy
  • Write an essay about your STEM goals
  • Submit your application on
Deadline: March 1, 2018. Application Instructions Link
Utah Jiffy Lube Teen Driver Scholarship Program: 2 categories - Licensed Utah Teen Driver & Drivers Education Student. Each category has a winner of a $6,500 scholarship. In addition to the overall winner, 4 finalists are selected for $1500 scholarships. The unique "What Drives You?" scholarship program allows students to express their "inner drive" and personal ambitions with a 500 word essay. Deadline: Licensed Teen Driver - March 19, 2018.  Deadline: Drivers Ed Student - April 16, 2018.  Click here for more details and application link.

The Utah Association of Independent Insurance Agents (UAIIA) is offering a minimum of three scholarships ranging from $500 to $2000 in 2018 to Utah high school seniors who have maintained at least a 3.0 GPA and are active in extra-curricular activities through their school, church, community or work.  In 2017 UAIIA awarded sixteen scholarships. 

Financial need by applicants will be considered.  The student must return the financial information form along with the application.  All information disclosed will be kept confidential.

Deadline: April 2, 2018.  Application Instructions Link

Lynn Jensen Memorial Scholarship:  Open to any high school senior who plans to attend college. 4 - $1000 scholarships will be awarded state-wide. Students will submit an on-line application which includes an essay honoring a high school counselor who has had a positive impact on the student and the school. Winners will be announced February 1st.  Deadline: December 9, 2017.  Application Link
 The Daniels Scholarship Program provides a four-year annually-renewable college scholarship for graduating high school seniors in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming who demonstrate exceptional character, leadership, and a commitment to serving their communities. It is a “last dollar” scholarship that pays toward tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, and miscellaneous educational expenses. Scholars may attend any nonprofit accredited school in the United States. Deadline: November 30, 2017. Click here for application.
Elks Most Valuable Student: Eligibility: High school senior & U.S. Citizen. Judging criteria: Scholarship, Leadership, Financial Need.  Deadline: November 27.  Submission of applications will be on-line only.  Click here for application 
Prudential Spirit of Community: Volunteer activity that occurred at least in part within the past 12 months. State winner(2) receives $1000 and a trip to Washington DC. Deadline: November 7, 2017. Click here for application

Tomorrow’s Pioneers: Seniors will be asked to answer a number of questions regarding their faith in God, devotion to family, loyalty to church and country, hard work, service to others, courage, personal integrity, determination to succeed, & adversity he/she has overcome. Multiple $1000 scholarships will be awarded to SHS students. Deadline: November 6.  Turn in completed applications to Mrs. Cavey by the end of school. Click the link below for application pdf.

Coca-Cola Scholarship: Seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA; based on leadership, achievement, and service. Amount: $20,000 (150 nationally). Deadline: October 31, 2017. Click here for application


Horatio Alger Association Scholarship: Eligibility: High school seniors who have gone through significant adversity and who have triumphed.  Includes an essay. GPA requirement is 2.0 and there is not a minimum ACT score requirement.  Apply online. Deadline: October 25.  Click here for application 


Comcast Leaders & Achievers: $1000 scholarship awarded to a high school senior who demonstrates exceptional leadership and community service. 1 Student from SHS will be nominated. Submit a bullet point list which outlines your leadership and your service (including hours spent) to Mrs. Cavey. Deadline: October 18.

Wendy’s High School Heisman: Seniors who excel in academics (min. 3.0 GPA), athletics, and leadership. Award: $10-$500 in Wendy’s gift cards; up to $5000 donated to SHS. Deadline: Oct 4, 2017. Application Link