LEAP Multi-Year Scholarship

This scholarship is for LEAP students who are enrolled in the LEAP multi-year courses, which include Health Science and Pre-Law.

Minimum GPA: 2.0

Financial Need

Eligible students must file a federal student aid application (FAFSA) prior to the scholarship deadline. (Apply for federal financial aid online at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov

If you have questions on whether your can apply for federal student aid, please review this website: Financial Student Aid for non-citizens

Required Documents

Current Unofficial Transcript or DARS

Typed personal statement of about 500 words written by the student.

Your personal statement should be unique to this opportunity address what got you to this point, your goals within the LEAP program, and how this scholarship could help with your future educational and career goals.

Need Help with writing a strong personal statement? Contact the Writing Center, the Career Center, and from Student Success Advocates.



  • Any Scholarship award will apply to the 2024-25 academic year, scholarships are paid in two equal installments, fall and spring semesters.
  • You must demonstrate through your personal statement and/or resume your qualifications for this scholarship.
  • All materials must be submitted electronically. Materials are due no later than 11:59pm on March 1, 2024.
  • LEAP students must be enrolled in a multi-year LEAP program.
  • For questions regarding LEAP Scholarships you can contact Kaley Tucker at (801) 587-3177 or kaley.tucker@utah.edu
  • Award
    up to $2000.00
    Supplemental Questions
    1. Academic Level
    2. Most Recent LEAP Class
    3. Estimated graduate date
    4. What is the higest level of education completed by your mother/female guardian?
    5. What is the highest level of education completed by your father/male guardian?
    6. Community - University Involvement

      Some scholarship funding gives preference to students who can demonstrate service, a commitment to, and/or experience working with any of the following groups. Select any or all that apply. Use your personal statement and/or resume to illustrate your involvement:


    7. Any other group not listed above:
    8. Race/Ethnicity (Select any/all that apply) Optional
    9. What world region is your family from? (Select any/all that apply) Optional
    10. Student Disability (Select any/all that apply) Optional
    11. Gender Identity Optional
    12. Veteran Optional
    13. Financial Need Acknowledgement
    14. Required Documents

      All documents are required to be in .pdf format.

      Please name your attachments in a similar manner: smithjohnstatement.pdf, smithjohnresume.pdf, etc.

      If you need assistance in converting your documents to a PDF format you can contact your Peer Advisor

      Please upload your most current Unofficial Transcript or DARS.

    15. Each scholarship focuses on different experiences and needs and will require a unique personal statement.

      Please upload your personal statement.

    16. A properly formatted resume is extremely helpful to your scholarship; please use a format similar to that provided by the Career & Professional Development Center.

      Please upload your resume.

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