Scholarships

Scholarships will be due on Friday, March 4, 2022.

Each year the BESD Foundation offers scholarships to eligible students throughout Box Elder School District.

There are 20 scholarships being offered for the 2021-22 school year. If you are a student who would like to apply for one of these scholarships, click on the corresponding link below and complete the fillable application.  Print the application and attach the required information (essay, transcript, ACT score, letters of recommendation, etc.).  All applications and attachments must be submitted to your school counselor or to Marci Hatch (marci.hatch@besd.net) at District Office, 960 S Main St, Brigham City, UT 84302 by Friday, March 4, 2022.

Scholarships for Box Elder High School, Bear River High School, and Sunrise High School Students

BESD Foundation Scholarship

Box Elder School District Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship for $1,000 will be awarded to one student from Box Elder High School and one student from Bear River High School.

BESD Foundation Scholarship

Call Family Scholarship

Call Family Scholarship

This scholarship for $1,250 will be awarded to two students from Box Elder High School, Bear River High School, or Sunrise High School. Students must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher and qualify for a Pell grant (FAFSA). First-generation students will be given extra consideration.

Call Family Scholarship

Hansen Motor Company Automotive Scholarship

Hansen Motor Company Automotive Scholarship

This scholarship for $1,000 will be awarded to a student who is pursuing a career in Automotive Services at Bridgerland Technical College.  This scholarship is for Box Elder High, Bear River High, and Sunrise High students.

Hansen Motor Company Automotive Scholarship

Heber Lynn Orme Scholarship

Heber Lynne Orme Family and Consumer Science/Agriculture Scholarship

This scholarship for $1,000 will be awarded to a student from Box Elder High or Bear River High who is pursuing a career in Family and Consumer Science or Agriculture.

Heber Lynne Orme Scholarship

Wanda Larsen Scholarship

The Wanda Larsen Scholarship

Two scholarships for $1,000 will be awarded to a male and a female student from Box Elder High or Bear River High who is a first generation college student.

Wanda Larsen Scholarship

Brigham Heating & Cooling Scholarship

Coming Soon:

Brigham Heating & Cooling Scholarship

This scholarship for $4,000 will be awarded to a student who is pursuing a career as an HVAC Technician.  Application link to be posted soon.  This scholarship is for Box Elder High, Bear River High, and Sunrise High students

Scholarships for Box Elder High School Students

"Be Like Mike" Scholarship

"Be Like Mike" Scholarship

This scholarship is for $1,500.  Student must be attending Box Elder High in the current school year.  Student  must attend Utah State University.  An essay and letter of recommendation are needed and must have a GPA of 3.5.

Be Like Mike Scholarship

Beth Gurrister Scholarship

The Beth Gurrister Scholarship

This scholarship for $1,500 will be awarded to a student from Box Elder High School.  Applicant must have maintained a GPA of 2.5.

Beth Gurrister Scholarship

Class of 1965 Scholarship

The Class of 1965 Scholarship

Two scholarships for $1,000 will be awarded to one qualified male and one qualified female from Box Elder High School.  The students must declare a major in Science, Technology, Math, or English.

Class of 1965 Scholarship

Hunsaker Sisters Nursing Scholarship

The Hunsaker Sisters Nursing Scholarship

This scholarship for $1,000 will be awarded to a Box Elder High student.  Applicant must declare a major in the field of Nursing.  

Hunsaker Sisters Nursing Scholarship

Kaiser-Page Medical Scholarship

Kaiser-Page Medical Scholarship

This scholarship for $1,000 will be awarded to a Box Elder High student. Applicant must declare a major in a medical field.

Kaiser-Page Medical Scholarship

Kennedy Family Scholarship

The Kennedy Family Education Scholarship

This scholarship for $1,000 will be awarded to a Box Elder High student.  Applicant must declare a major in the field of Education.  First-generation students will be given first consideration.  Applicant may attend any accredited university.

Kennedy Family Scholarship

Lowell & Colleen Sherratt Scholarship

Lowell and Colleen Sherratt Scholarship

This scholarship is for $1,000.  Student must be graduating from Box Elder High with a 3.0 GPA.  Must be attending a university or 4-year college.  An essay must be completed and 2 letters of recommendation and transcripts must be attached.

Lowell & Colleen Sherratt Scholarship

In Memory of Dale Young Scholarship

In Memory of Dale Young Scholarship

A scholarship will be given from the Foundation in the amount of $3,000.  Student must be attending Box Elder High in the current school year.  Student must be majoring in Education. Two letters of recommendation are needed and must have a GPA of 3.0.

In Memory of Dale Young Scholarship

Scholarships for Bear River High School Students

Carl L. Ashby Music Education Scholarship

The Carl Ashby Music Scholarship

This scholarship for $500 will be awarded to a student from Bear River High School.  Applicant must major in Music Education and must attend a university in Utah. 

Carl L Ashby Music Education Scholarship

Daniels-Starr Business Scholarship

The Dustin Daniels & Jessica Starr Business Scholarship

This scholarship for $1,000 will be awarded to a student from Bear River High School.  Applicant must major in Business and must attend a post-secondary school in Utah. 

Daniels-Starr Business Scholarship

Linda Kuwana Scholarship

Linda Kuwana Minority Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded to an ethnic minority student who plans to attend college or vocational training after high school and who attends and will graduate from Bear River High. This scholarship is for $1,000.

Linda Kuwana Scholarship

Menlove Education Scholarship

The Menlove Education Scholarship 
In Honor of their granddaughter " Daisy Emma Doutre"

Applicants majoring in Deaf Education will receive first priority.  If there is no applicant majoring in Deaf Education applicants that are majoring in Education will be accepted.  Student must be a graduate from Bear River High and planning to attend a university in Utah. Applicants must attach transcripts to the application and type an essay in regard to the questions on the application.  The scholarship is $1,000.

Menlove Education Scholarship

Odd Fellows Scholarship

The Odd Fellows Scholarship

This scholarship is created to fulfill the Independent Order of Odd Fellows mission to "educate an orphan."  The value of the scholarship is $1,500.  You can attend a trade school, college, or university upon graduation.  Student must be a graduate of Bear River High and must have maintained a minimum grade point average of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale for their high school studies.  Applicants must show financial need as established by an essay to be written and submitted.  Applicants must be from a single parent home.  An additional year scholarship of $1,500 may be awarded if student maintains a 2.7 on a 4.0 scale.

Odd Fellows Scholarship

Ross & Bonnie Rudd Scholarship

The Ross and Bonnie Rudd Scholarship

This scholarship is for a Bear River High student who has been involved in agriculture in high School and will be declaring a major in Agriculture. This scholarship is for $1,000.

Ross & Bonnie Rudd Scholarship

Timothy Craig Richards Scholarship

Timothy Craig Richards Scholarship

Two $1,000 scholarships will be given. Student must be enrolled at Bridgerland Technical College after high school in the Automotive Service or Auto Collision programs. Grade point average must be 2.5.

Timothy Craig Richards Scholarship

Thank you to all the Box Elder Scholarship Donors!