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UHEAA Presents: Fall Financial Aid Night
Congratulations to the fabulous Latrill Loveridge. She recently won the Hero in Education Award from the West Jordan Chamber and Cyprus Credit Union.
Congrats to Bethany Talbot. She won the 2013 State Championship in the girls long jump and high jump!
Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund
Deadline: June 30
Amount: Varies, depending on need
Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund applicants must be one of the following:
- Currently in their senior year of high school, a high school graduate or a currently enrolled full-time undergraduate student.
- Under the age of 26 at the time of application.
- The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Soldier, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman or Marine who has become permanently disabled as a result of an operational mission or training accident.
- The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Soldier, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman or Marine who has been killed in action.
- The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Soldier, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman or Marine who has been classified as a Prisoner of War (POW) or Missing in Action (MIA).
The application packet must contain the following items:
- Application form
- Copy of your government issued photo identification (Drivers License, Military ID Card)
- Proof of dependency: birth certificate, tax form which lists dependents, or military child ID card
- Certificate of death or rating letter from the Veterans Administration disability
- DD Form 214 if applicable
- 500 Word Essay or Personal Statement: What does your parent’s service mean to you?
- Official high school or college transcript
- Photo of applicant
- Photo of qualifying parent
In an ongoing effort to help students find scholarships and money to pay for college, Zinch introduces Weird World of Wonderful Scholarships! They are giving away $6,000 over the next few weeks by asking students fun and unique questions. Make sure to check it out!
Distinguished Young Women is a national scholarship program that inspires high school girls to develop their full, individual potential through a fun, transformative experience that culminates in a celebratory showcase of their accomplishments.
- By encouraging continued education and providing college scholarships
- By developing self-confidence and the abilities to interview effectively, to speak in public, to perform on stage and to build interpersonal relationships
- By encouraging and showcasing excellence in academic achievement, physical fitness, on-stage performance skills, and the ability to think and communicate clearly
- By creating opportunities to beneficially inspire the lives of others
Distinguished Young Women believes that every young woman has the potential to reach her own goals in life, regardless of her outward appearance or economic status. Copper Hills High School is rich with talented young women and we are excited to invite your girls to participate in this opportunity to learn, serve, grow and earn scholarship funding.
Attached is a flyer with additional information or the girls can learn more by logging on to www.distinguishedyw.org.