Pan Cretan Endowed Scholarship

The Pan Cretan Endowed Scholarship is available to an undergraduate students with current or recent demonstrated experience serving and working with the Greek Orthodox Church and/or Cretan communities in the United States and currently attends the University of Utah or plans to enroll at the University of Utah full time during the 2023/24 academic year. Preference will be given to students with demonstrated financial need. 


  • Must be an entering freshman, transfer, or continuing undergraduate student at the University of Utah
  • Has a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Exhibits motivation and commitment to school and Greek or Cretan communities in the United States as demonstrated through academic performance, leadership, community service, and extracurricular activities
  • Enroll in 12 or more credits
  • Is seeking their first undergraduate degree. 
  • Complete a FAFSA prior to application submission (Students not eligible for FAFSA please contact or more information about an alternate form)  

Questions regarding this scholarship may be directed to:


Supplemental Questions
  1. Academic Level in the 2023/24 year
  2. Resume
  3. Reflection Paper (minimum 400 to maximum 500 words. PDF file only)

    Please submit a one-page reflection discussing: "Why is community service and involvement with Greek and/or Cretan communities important to you?"

  4. Reference 

    Please provide one reference that can speak of your academic promise and community involvement. Family members cannot serve as references.

    Your reference must be an individual from the Greek or Cretan community (principal, teacher, religious leader, etc) who can speak about your community involvement. 

    • 1. Reference first and last name
    • 2. Reference phone number
    • 3. Reference email
    • 4. How is this reference affiliated with the Greek and/or Cretan community?