Box Elder High

Friday, February 9, 2018 - 10:45am
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Larry Findley Leadership Award 

Parents and students, If you feel like anyone on the BEHS staff (including support personnel, secretaries, custodians, coaches etc.) possesses at least two of the following qualities and would like to show your appreciation to them, will you consider nominating them for the Annual Larry Findley Leadership Award? ● Provides strong leadership at Box Elder High School. ● Performs his/her job in an exemplary manner. ● Makes a positive difference in student’s lives. ● Strives to do well in their interactions with students, parents, faculty etc. ● Goes the extra mile to make students & staff feel appreciated. ● Supports, and has great Box Elder Bee Spirit (Purple Pride). ● Works effectively with all groups in the community to create a caring and supportive environment where youth can thrive and achieve. ● Is involved with extracurricular activities. ● Goes above and beyond their regular duties. 

This is a great way to thank, recognize and show your appreciation to an individual for their dedication to making a difference in the lives of students at BEHS. Instructions for the award can be found on the school website under the heading “Faculty Awards”. Nominations for the award are due by May 1. 

 

Website address 

 

https://sites.google.com/site/larryfindleyleadershipaward/ 

 

Peachjar announcement and BeeLine announcements 

 

Nomination form 

 

https://sites.google.com/site/larryfindleyleadershipaward/award-nominati... ns-and-form 

 

Nomination information https://sites.google.com/site/larryfindleyleadershipaward/award-nominati...

The Regents Scholarship Program Changes  Sophomore and Junior Parents and Students  ​The Utah System of Higher Education  has announced major changes to the Regents Scholarship Program.  The Regents Scholarship is a scholarship funded through our Utah Legislators.  Eligibility rules and award amounts have recently changed.  These changes will have significant impact on our Regents Scholarship students.    To view important information for the Class of 2019 and beyond, please follow this link: https://stepuputah.com/future-applicants-grades-8-11/   We recommend that you study and refer often to the following publications: n   Regents Scholarship Program Guide Class of 2019 and Beyond  https://stepuputah.com/files/regents/2018_program-guide-2019-rules.pdf   n  Regents Scholarship Planning Guide  https://stepuputah.com/files/regents/planning_guide_2019.pdf 

Yearbooks on sale!​  The last day to purchase a yearbook online is March 26​th​.  Cost is $41.00.  There is a link on the school’s webpage or you can go to​www.yearbookordercenter.com​ (school number is 7041).   There is a list posted in the windows of the library – so students can check to see if they have purchased one already.   

Utah State University Engineering State Held on the USU campus June 4-7 All juniors who are interested in engineering or computer science as a possible field of study, should consider applying for Engineering State. Complete the online application: http://estate.usu.edu by March 17th. Registration fills up quickly and it is a first come first serve basis. Don’t wait to until March to register. 

 

 Scholarships The following scholarships are available through the counseling office: 

 

Calvin & Reva Wiggins Foundation Scholarship: ​This is a $1,000 scholarship for senior students that will pursue a career in Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Astronomy, Engineering all disciplines. 

Deadline: April 6, 2018 Applications available in the counseling office. Return completed application to the Counseling Office 

Class of ’65 Scholarship: ​There is one $1,000 for a girl and one $1,000 scholarship for a boy. To be eligible for this scholarship students must be a graduating senior. Must major in Science, Mathematics, Technology, or English 

Deadline: April 6, 2018 Applications available in the counseling office. Return completed application to the Counseling Office 

Lowell & Colleen Sherrett Scholarship: $1,000 for a graduating BEHS senior who has been accepted to a 4 year college or university. Must have a 3.0 GPA or better and shows leadership, integrity, kindness, and strength of character. Service, community involvement, and religious involvement are also considered.  

Deadline: April 6, 2018 Pick up application in the counseling center and return completed to the counseling center 

Dale C. Young Memorial Scholarship: $3,000 for a BEHS graduate who will be majoring in Education. Must have 3.5 GPA or better, show financial need and not received any other scholarships by time of selection. Leadership, community service and other significant achievements will be considered. 

Deadline: April 6, 2018 Pick up application in the counseling center and return completed to the counseling center 

CampusDoor “Great Futures Start Here” Scholarship: ​There are 100 scholarships available for students who plan to further their education after high school. 

Deadline: See following website for application and deadline: www.campusdoor.com 

 

Keys to Success Scholarship: ​All senior students are eligible. You will receive a Key Card just for applying. Scholarships that are available: Utah State University Utah Valley University Bridgerland Applied Technology College Weber State University/Richard Richards Paul Mitchell the School 

Deadline: March 31, 2017 Return completed application to the counseling office except the WSU Richard Richards www.KTSutah.com  

 

 

Women’s Italian-American Civic League Scholarship: ​Applicant must be of Italian ancestry. ACT score, extra-curricular 

Deadline: February 15, 2018 www.italianamericancivicleague.com 

 

 

 activities, and future goals will be considered. The Tyson D. Wilding Memorial Scholarship:​ $500 scholarship awarded to a Box Elder High School senior who has who has shown strength, determination, and courage in overcoming adversity and trial in the face of overwhelming odds. It is named in the memory of Tyson Wilding who showed great resiliency and courage as well as a positive attitude despite the many physical and health struggles he faced during his life​. 

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Deadline: April 6, 2018 Pick up application in the counseling center 

Jump Start Financial Literacy Scholarship: ​This is a $1,000 scholarship for a senior who plans to pursue post-secondary education. Must write an essay on what you think are the top three financial issues for college students.  

Deadline: March 16, 2018 www.utahjumpstart.org 

 

 

USU US Army ROTC​ 4 and 3 year scholarships leading to an army career:  For: 4 yr.  apply by early Dec. of senior year.  3 yr., take ROTC as a freshman in college, successfully complete the year, then apply for the 3 yr.  both scholarships cover tuition and fees, 1200 yearly for books and a stipend for 9 months each year from $300-$500  For information: LTC Stuart 435-797-7682 

Deadline: On going 

Lighthouse Guild Vision+Health Scholarship: ​This is for a student that is legally blind, a US citizen, demonstrated academic achievement. 

Deadline: March 31, 2018 www.lighthouseguild.org/scholarships 

 

BATC Applied Tech Scholarship: ​This scholarship is for students who plan to attend BATC and complete a technical program after high school. Covers tuition and program fees for one program. 

Deadline: February 28, 2018 http://btech.edu 

 

 

 

 

 

Kiwanis of Brigham City Scholarship: There are two $500 scholarships for seniors student who shows exemplary service and community involvement. 

Deadline: March 30, 2018 

 

BYU Dept of Goelogical Sciences George Hansen Fellowship Scholarship: ​Must be a graduating senior, and enroll in geology or earth and space science education major. 

Deadline: February 15, 2018 http://byu.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_2fpQo wWAIOqhGJv 

 

 

 

Denis Petersen and Ray Grange Foundation Scholarship: ​This is a $2,500 

Deadline: May 15, 2018 Pick up application in the counseling center 

 

 scholarship for a graduating senior. Must be academically motivated and admitted to an accredited vocational institution with intent to enroll full time. Divorce Matters Scholarship: ​This scholarship is available high school seniors and current college students who have either had parents go through a divorce or who have gone through a divorce themselves.​ ​This is a $2,500 award. 

Deadline: May 31, 2018 https://www.divorce-matters.com/#divorce-schol arship 

 

 

TH Bell Teaching Incentive Loan​: This is a loan program through the state of UT with “Loan Forgivness” if you teach in Utah after graduating. 

Deadline: March 2, 2018 Details and application can be found at: https://www.schools.utah.gov/curr/educatoreffect iveness?mid=1050&aid=3 

Youthlinc Young Humanitarian Award: This is a $5,000 award to the student that most excels at giving back to their community. An essay is required. 

Deadline: March 1,2018 Click on Young Humanitarian Award www.youthlinc.org 

 

 

Susan W. Coda Memorial Scholarship: Must be a UT resident, attending high school, show proof of acceptance to a 4yr college or university outside of the state of Utah, 3.8 GPA or higher, demonstrate leadership, extra-curricular activity, and be involved in community affairs. 

Deadline: Nov.1 2017 to March 1, 2018 

Jiffy Lube Teen Driver Scholarship: ​All licensed teen drivers attending BEHS. Must write a 500 word essay that expresses your “inner drive.” There is a second scholarship for students enrolled in a Driver’s Ed course this year. 

Deadline : March 19, 2018 www.yourturn2apply.com 

 

Utah Association of Independent Insurance Agents: ​This is a $500-$1,000 scholarship for students who will pursue a career in business or insurance. Students must have 3.0 GPA or better. Be active in extra-curricular activities, and demonstrate financial need.  

Deadline: April 2, 2018 www.uaiia.org 

 

Student-View Scholarship Program: This is a scholarship drawing for students who complete a 15-20 minute survey. 

Deadline: April 22, 2018 www.student-view.com 

 

Members First Credit Union Scholarship: ​Students who have been accepted to a university, college or trade school can apply. Students or a parent must be a member of the credit union since 

Deadline: April 13, 2018 Pick up application at the Members First Credit Union Branch office 

 

 January 1, 2018 and funds must be used within a 36 month period. Box Elder Credit Union Scholarship: Visit: www.boxeldercu.com/about/scholarships and check eligibility requirements. Complete an application. 

Deadline: April 14, 2018 www.boxeldercu.com/about/scholarships 

 

JUNE 25–28, 2018 8:30 am – 4:00 pm, daily University of Utah Health Sciences Campus Price: $270  Camp MD is a 4-day summer camp ran by medical students from the University of Utah School of Medicine. The camp is designed to give high school students a glimpse of what it is like to be a medical student and gain exposure to various fields of medicine.  Camp MD Includes:  -Camp MD T-shirt -Stethoscope  -Scrub Set  -Heart and Brain Dissection  -Suturing Clinic  -Clinical Exam Training -Instruction on Basic Anatomy  & Physiology -Introduction to Organ System  Function & Pathology -Daily Lunches Apply online at: CAMPMDUTAH.WEEBLY.COM Application Deadline March 30, 2018 Applicants must be between 14–18 years old. Application Fee: $5.00  Email: CAMPMD.UTAH@GMAIL.COM for questions