The One Refugee Endowed Scholarship

The One Refugee Endowed scholarship at the University of Utah is intended for refugee students or students who are the child of a refugee who are a resident of the state of Utah. This scholarship gives preference to students who are actively participating with One Refugee program and students enrolled full-time (at least 12 credits per semester). Eligible recipients of this award are encouraged to maintain a part-time position (10 hours per week), attend One Refugee events, and meet monthly with a One Refugee Education Manager. Recipients of this award are encouraged to complete an internship or research project.

Qualifications and Requirements

  1. Be a resident of the State of Utah;
  2. Commit to complete at least one internship or research project during your course of study prior to the last semester before graduation;
  3. Commit to work at least 10 hours per week;
  4. Commit to attend One Refugee events and meet monthly with the One Refugee Education Manager, or a substantially similar position;
  5. Preference will be given to students involved in the One Refugee program.

Questions regarding this scholarship may be directed to

Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a Refugee?
  2. Are you the child of a refugee parent?
  3. Are you currently involved with the One Refugee program?
  4. Please describe why you aspire to pursue higher education at the University of Utah and, if applicable, your involvement and experience with the One Refugee Education program in 500 words or less.