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CTE Scholarships and Tuition Awards provide applicants with more than a 50 percent chance of receiving approximately $1,700 in tuition awards this year and possibly even more the next. Would you spend four hours compiling a portfolio to receive $1,700? That's the reality of students applying for the over 110 CTE scholarships and tuition awards.

  • Guidelines and Application - PDF
  • Scholarships & Tuition Awards PR Flyer - PDF
  • 2013 Winners List - PDF
  • Scholarship Banquet Promotional Video - YouTube


CTE Scholarships and Tuition Awards are open to any graduating senior student who plans to get CTE training after high school. This training must result in one of the following:

  1. an associate degree or less in a CTE area, or
  2. a bachelor's degree with a teaching credential in a CTE area.

Candidates must be a legal U.S. resident, have senior status and graduate from a Utah-sponsored, public, secondary school before September 15, 2014. Please note that several colleges and universities also require a 3.0 cumulative GPA .

Immediate employment after completing training program is a requirement for all potential award recipients. Employment goal must be clearly stated in the student's narrative. Address 1) what employment the student intends to seek and 2) how the student plans to obtain related employment once training is completed.

Each nominee must complete all aspects of the portfolio. Mail or hand deliver application to the Utah State Office of Education. Applications must be postmarked by February 24, 2014.

Utah State Office of Education
250 East 500 South
PO Box 144200
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4200

CTE Programs in Utah Colleges and Universities

Please check to see if the CTE program you want to enter is offered at the institution you want to attend.

  1. Visit
  2. Click on USHE Majors Guide
  3. Click on Public Colleges and Universities
  4. Review public institution directions, definition and program listings


Guidelines and Application - PDF


February 24, 2014
Student Applications Postmarked to USOE

March 18, 2014
Notification by USOE Mailed to AWARD RECIPENTS Only

April 9, 2014
Recipients Fax Response to USOE 801-538-7868

April 29, 2014
Award Recipient Banquet
Salt Lake Community College - Redwood Campus Student Center - Oak Room
Campus Map - PDF

May 2, 2014
Notification by USOE Mailed to those NOT Receiving Awards

Should you have any additional questions, contact TC Danel.
Phone: 801-538-7875

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