Students must be high school seniors and enrolled in or have already passed their required financial literacy course. In addition, they must be planning to continue their education at a college, university or trade school.
To apply for the Utah JumpStart Coalition Scholarship:
1) Complete an application at www.utahjumpstart.org
2) Complete the FAFSA application at www.fafsa.gov
3) Register for a FAFSA pin
4) Prove application to college or trade school
5) Write an essay, consisting of 750 words maximum, explaining a financial concept the student would like to learn more about. List three ways of using this information in life and explain how it will help in the future.
Jump$tart entries must be received by email or postmarked by March 22. Late, incomplete and handwritten entries will not be accepted. Submissions may be mailed or emailed as a PDF to Anna Tibbitts, Utah Jump$art Coalition, P.O. Box 640, West Jordan, Utah 84084. Entries also can be emailed as a PDF to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, visit www.utahjumpstart.org.