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General Information

Name Utah Regents' Scholarship
Number of Awards
Award Value $1,000
Award Type Merit-Based Scholarship
Accept Applications Until February 1
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Contact Information

Contact Utah Board of Regents
60 South 400 West
Salt Lake City, Utah 84101-1284
Phone (801)321-7100

Scholarship Description

This scholarship encourages Utah high school students to prepare for college academically and financially by taking a rigorous course of study and saving for college.

The Regents’ Scholarship may be used at any public college or university in the Utah System of Higher Education, as well as at Brigham Young University, LDS Business College, Westminster College, and Western Governors University.

To qualify for the Base Regents’ Scholarship, a student must meet the following requirements:
1. Submit an application with official high school transcript and college transcripts (if applicable)
2. Have a cumulative 3.0 GPA
a. With no individual grade lower than a “C” in required core courses
b. Or complete the requirements for an International Baccalaureate diploma with no course grade below a “C”
3. Have at least one reported ACT test score
4. Pass the Utah Basic Skills Competency Test (UBSCT)
5. Be a citizen or noncitizen eligible to receive federal student aid
6. Have no criminal record (except misdemeanor traffic citations)
7. Enroll full time at an eligible Utah institution of higher education within 12 months of high school graduation unless an approved leave of absence is obtained