Scholarships

UNP Wolf & Meritus Scholarships

Due Friday, April 26 by 5:00 PM

In partnership with a small group of local funders (including the Wolf family), UNP offers annual scholarships to increase access to higher education for Salt Lake City west side students with minimal financial support.  Up to five scholarships of $3,000 each are awarded each academic year.  Scholarships are intended for current or previous west side residents of Salt Lake City (incorporated). This includes the neighborhoods of Fairpark, Glendale, Jordan Meadows, People’s Freeway, Poplar Grove, Rose Park, Ballpark, and Westpointe. Each scholarship may be utilized for education expenses resulting from a post-secondary program, including vocational and technical training.  (I.e. tuition, books, fees, and/or academic supplies).

In order to be eligible, you must also be one of the following:

  • A high school senior
  • Someone who has earned a GED
  • A freshman in a Utah undergraduate program
  • Transferring from a 2-year to a 4-year post-secondary Utah institution in pursuit of a bachelor’s degree.

Download the 2019-20 Application

UNP Alumni Association Scholarships

Due Friday, April 12 by 5:00 PM

UNP partners with the University of Utah Alumni Association to offer annual scholarships to increase access to the completion of higher education endeavors for Salt Lake City west side students. These scholarships are intended for current or previous west side residents of Salt Lake City (incorporated). This includes the neighborhoods of Fairpark, Glendale, Jordan Meadows, People’s Freeway, Poplar Grove, Rose Park, Ballpark, and Westpointe. 

Four $5,000 to $6,000 scholarships are awarded. 

In order to be eligible for this University of Utah Alumni Association Scholarship, you must also be one of the following:

  • A Junior or Senior in an undergraduate program at the University of Utah
  • A Master’s or Doctoral candidate at the University of Utah
Download the 2019-20 Application