Students In Action American Warriors Scholarship

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For students interested in pursuing an education after high school, the American Warriors in Action is offering a scholarship in the amount of $500 dollars.

The due date for this scholarship is March 12, 2018.

In order to apply, please complete the the application, include a official copy of your transcripts, letter of recommendation and the essay.  The essay should be about yourself with an emphasis on your action, initiative and leadership experience. Why should you be considered for this scholarship?

Please turn the completed application into Mrs. Dangerfield by March 12th.  

Click here for the application or see Mrs. Dangerfield for a copy.


Scholarship Alert: THS Alumni Scholarship Application Available


The THS Alumni Scholarship Application is now available. We are being awarded two scholarships in the amount of $1,000 dollars for two students from Tooele High School!

Please turn in your application, transcript and any other relevant information into Mrs. Dangerfield in the Counseling Office by April 13, 2018.

Good luck and GO BUFFS!

2018 THS Alumni Foundation Scholarship

Life’s Worth Living Foundation Scholarship

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A scholarship is available to a Tooele County School District student that has experienced the loss of a parent or sibling to suicide.  The scholarship is for $1,000 dollars and the application is due by April 20, 2018.

Click here for the application: Life’s Worth Living Foundation Scholarship

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund is Now Available

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The HSF Scholarship Fund is designed to assist those with Hispanic Heritage obtain a college degree. These scholarships are available to:

  • High school seniors
  • Undergraduate students
  • Community college students transferring to a four year college or university
  • Graduate Students

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Deadline: March 30, 2018
-Must be of Hispanic Heritage
-Minimum of 3.0
-Plan to enroll full-time in an accredited, not for profit, 4 year university, or graduate school.
-U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or eligible non-citizen (as defined by FAFSA)
Award: $500 to $5,000 (based on merit and relative need among all the scholars)

Sophomores and Juniors; Do You Want to Go to Washington on a Scholarship?

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Beehive Drive is an organization that has been providing scholarship opportunities for students since 2006.  This year, Beehive Drive will be sending 32 Utah (sophomore and juniors) students to Washington DC on a History/Education Tour.  All expenses paid!

The trip will take place from June 17-22, 2018.  Round trip air, ground transportation, hotel accommodations and meals (expect for the dinner upon the firsts nights arrival), medical and accident insurance, full time tour director, professional overnight hotel security, a copy of the book “1776” by David Mccullough for each student to read before the trip and $100 for each student for spending money.  (rooming at the hotel will be boys with boys and girls with girls and four students per room.  Four chaperones will be with the group of 32 students)

Who is eligible?
-Students must be a sophomore or a junior
-Demonstrate a desire to succeed
-Must read the book “1776” prior to leaving for the trip
-Must commit to giving a report on what they learned to one of their classes the following year.
-Write a 500 word essay on why you would like to go on this trip and what you hope to gain by going (Attach with application)

Students will be selected by a nomination process once students apply.  Counselors and/or the principal will select which students are being selected for nomination.  Once the committee at Beehive Drive receives these nominations, they decide which students are selected.

This is a quick nomination process and so if there is an interest, please come see Mrs. Dangerfield ASAP.  I would like to have interested students fill out the application by December 4th so that I can submit them by December 10th.

Good luck to all applicants!

CTE Scholarships (Career and Technical Education)

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The Utah State Board of Education has just opened their application process for CTE scholarships.  These scholarship and tuition awards are for outstanding CTE students.  The award amount varies depending on the technical school.

Deadline: February 5th

-Currently enrolled in high school
-Be a high school senior
-Be in the process of completing or continuing courses in one of the following CTE programs–Agriculture; Food and Natural Resources; Architecture and Construction; Arts, Audio/Visual Technology and Communications; Business Management/Finance; Marketing; Education and Training; Engineering and Technology, Health Science; Hospitality and Tourism; Human Services; Information Technology, Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security; Manufacturing; or Transportation, Distribution and Logistics.
-Must be a Utah resident
-Must be in line for graduation
Award: Varies by school

$40,000 Scholarship Alert! GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship

Image result for ge reagan scholarshipHonoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.

Application: GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
Deadline: January 4, 2017
-Demonstrate at school, at the workplace and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship.
-Show strong academic performance (min. 3.0 GPA)
-Be a citizen of the U.S.
-Be a current high school senior
-Plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four year college
Award: 20 awards of $10,000 each, renewable each year up to six years totaling no more than $40,000.

For more information click the link above or contact Mrs. Dangerfield in the Counseling Office for more information.