Steve and Angie Smith Young Alumni Scholarship

Each year, the Alumni Association presents an incoming freshman undergraduate student with the Steve and Angie Smith Young Alumni Scholarship in the amount of $6,000. The scholarship is awarded to a student who 1) is a first-generation college student or represents at-risk and/or underrepresented student populations, 2) demonstrates financial need, and 3) will enhance the diversity of the student body at the University of Utah.

Applicant must:

  • Be an incoming freshman at the University of Utah for the 2021-22 academic year
  • Have a cumulative high school GPA of at least 2.5
  • Be a first-generation college student or represent at-risk and/or underrepresented student populations
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Enhance the diversity of the student body at the University of Utah
  • Not be a current recipient of an athletic scholarship at the University of Utah

Applications must be submitted by MARCH 5, 2021 

Please email scholarship questions to: scholarships@alumni.utah.edu 

Scholarships are awarded for the 20212022 academic year. Students graduating before Fall 2021 are not eligible.

NeedBased Scholarships: To be considered for a need‐based scholarship award, you are required to complete the 2021‐2022 FAFSA application. The application becomes available October 2020 and will require information from your 2019 taxes. (Students classified as dependent by FAFSA standards must also include parent 2019 tax information) FAFSA applications must be submitted online no later than March 5, 2021.


Incomplete applications will not be considered. Application forms must include all of the following: 

  • a current transcript
  • name and email of a reference for a letter of recommendation
  • a 1‐page resume
  • a one-two page (double‐spaced) essay

Award

One $6,000

Deadline

03/06/2020

Award
One $6,000
Deadline
03/05/2021
Supplemental Questions
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