Complete this application if you are near high school graduation or are a recent high school graduate.
Priority due date: April 9, 2021. Applications will continue to be accepted after the priority due date.
Thank you, scholarship donors!
Southwest Tech scholarships are available thanks to generous donations from individuals, organizations, friends of Southwest Tech, and people who are interested in helping people achieve their goals and dreams.
- Alan & Jeanne Hall Foundation
- Andrew & Janet McCrea
- Anonymous Donors
- Brenda Webster
- Bruce & Melody Hughes
- Carmen H Watson Trust
- Cedar City Rotary Club
- Centro Woodfired Pizzeria
- Charles Hohos & Joanne Brattain
- Construction Steel, Inc.
- Dixie & Anne Leavitt Foundation
- Dominion Energy
- Eric & Brenda Schmutz
- Evan & Christine Vickers
- Frank & Donna McNabb
- Iron County Homebuilders
- James Froyd
- Leavitt Group Enterprises
- Liz Biller
- Mark and Bonnie Cox
- Miller Family Philanthropy
- NASA Grant Scholarship
- Neal & Marguerite Smith
- Peter & Diane Pasternak
- Pork Belly’s
- Rich Wilson
- Richard & Miriam Keener
- Rocky Mountain Power
- Scott & Dorothy Watkins Foundation
- Sego Restaurant
- Smithfield Farms
- Utah Trucking Association Scholarship
External Scholarship Opportunities
Explore these scholarship opportunities below that may apply to you. These scholarships are not provided by Southwest Technical College but can help in your funding in attending Southwest Tech.
The Dot Foundation
The Dot Foundation General Assistance Program is designed to help needy families pay for essential needs while working to achieve self-sufficiency. General assistance is provided for a specific need (groceries, utility payments, clothing, child care, etc.) and will be paid to the organization providing the goods or services on behalf of the individual. No funds will be distributed to the applicant.
All details and requirements can be found at https://thedotfund.org/general-assistance-program-2/
Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship
Thinking about an automotive aftermarket career? Good choice! Servicing or supplying parts to more than 250 million vehicles in the U.S. and Canada can be a rewarding career. An automotive scholarship can help pave the way. Scholarships are available for students training to become automotive, heavy duty or collision repair technicians, and to students in business, marketing, engineering, or other major courses of study.
All details and requirements can be found at https://www.automotivescholarships.com/
American Welding Society
The AWS Foundation is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization. It supports programs to ensure the growth and development of the welding industry through research and educational opportunities. Our industry depends upon education that prepares the next generation to meet the challenges ahead.
Bestcolleges.com - Scholarships for Women
Career and Technical Education (CTE) Scholarship
The Career and Technical Education (CTE) Scholarships and Tuition Awards are for outstanding CTE students in Utah. The scholarships/awards are sponsored by the Utah State Board of Education (USBE) with funds provided by participating higher education institutions.
Visit the Utah State Board of Education Website for more information and to submit your application. The deadline for the 2020-2021 academic year is January 31, 2020.
Chevron and Utah Energy Workforce Scholarship
Together with Chevron, we’re helping advance Utah’s future energy workforce with scholarships for high school seniors and first year college students who are pursuing STEM courses at universities, colleges and trade schools in Utah. With the generous support of Chevron, more than $92,000 in scholarships have been awarded since 2016. DEADLINE: April 15, 2021. Click here for more information and to apply.
Computer Science Scholarships
Computerscience.org offers a wide variety of scholarship opportunities for a variety of purposes. If you’re currently, or planning to enroll in a Computer Science program, check out the opportunities HERE.
Horatio Alger Technical/Career Scholarships (open until all awards have been given out)
Nancy Etz Scholarship
Scholarship Award Amount
February 1, 2021
Scholarship Eligibility Requirements
Applicants must meet one of the following criteria:
- Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
- Current high school senior that has been accepted into a college or university
Scholarship Essay Topic
Please prepare a 500-word essay that answers the following prompt.
“Discuss a special attribute or accomplishment that sets you apart”.
Nancy Etz Scholarship Application Process
Please fill out the form below completely to be eligible for the Nancy Etz Scholarship.
The Nancy Etz Scholarship Committee will review all submissions once the deadline passes. By the end of February 2021, a winner will be selected and contacted to receive the scholarship award.
Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs Scholarship
The foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association® (FMA), awards scholarships of up to $2,500 to deserving students pursuing a degree which leads to a manufacturing career. Up to 25 scholarships will be awarded in the Spring and the Fall. See recent scholarship winners at nbtfoundation.org.
We are now accepting applications for our Third Annual Financial Aid Program. Each year we award a scholarship to one student passionate about outdoor activities.
2. Must be currently enrolled as a full-time, part-time, or online education student.
One winner of a $1500 scholarship.
PlumbersStock.com Scholarship Contest
Sysco ProStart Scholarship
Annually Sysco Intermountain awards one two year scholarship. Five thousand dollars a year for two years to graduating high school seniors who have completed a minimum of one year in the ProStart Program and plan to enroll in an advanced educational food service related program. Click here for more details and to apply.