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Elden and Karen Olsen Annual Scholarship

Karen Olsen joined the staff at UVU in 1991 as assistant to the vice president for academic affairs and moved to the Office of the President in 2003. She had previously worked as an administrative assistant at Snow College, Utah State Hospital, and the State of...

EMC Scholarship for Cybersecurity

EMC Scholarship for Cybersecurity

The EMC Corporation established the EMC Scholarship for Cybersecurity in 2015 to benefit Utah Valley University students seeking an education in cybersecurity, information security management, network security, or computer forensics. The recipient must be in good...

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Erlyn & Duane Madsen Arts Scholarship Endowment

Erlyn and Duane Madsen established the Erlyn & Duane Madsen Arts Scholarship in 2017 to benefit UVU students. Duane currently serves on the UVU Foundation Board. “I think it’s pretty exciting what’s happening here,” says Madson. “The growth that’s occurring at the...

Fawn Walker Endowed Scholarship

Fawn Walker Endowed Scholarship

The Fawn Walker Endowed Scholarship was created in June 1994 shortly after Ms. Walker’s death. The endowed fund was created to first benefit descendants of Martin Earl Walker and Jeannette Oreen Walker, with any remaining balance to be awarded to female students in...

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Financial Seminar Scholarship

Jim Cardall has been helping individuals and businesses with their planning needs for over twenty-five years. He has presented educational workshops focusing on a variety of topics, including estate planning, asset protection strategies, exit planning for business...

Florence B. Ragan Scholarship

Florence B. Ragan Scholarship

When Florence B. Ragan established an endowed scholarship at Utah Valley Community College in 1986, she created a lasting legacy. Ragan passed away in 2011, but her scholarship is still supporting students. In just the past 10 years, more than 60 UVU students have...

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Forgotten Carols Scholarship

Michael McLean established the Forgotten Carols Scholarship in 2010 to benefit financially needy Utah Valley University students enrolled in the College of Humanities & Social Science who are interested in making a difference in behavioral science, communications,...

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Foulger Annual Scholarship for Out-of-State Students

Bryant Foulger established the Foulger Annual Scholarship for Out-of-State Students in 2014 to benefit Utah Valley University students from other states. Recipients must be full-time students in good academic standing. Preference will be given to students from the...

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F.W. “Mac” McMullin First Responder Scholarship

Justin and Amber Griffiths established the F.W. “Mac” McMullin First Responder Scholarship in 2014 to benefit financially needy Utah Valley University students enrolled in the Emergency Service or Fire Science program. History: Amber Griffiths is CEO of Your Brand...

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Gail S. Halvorsen Aviation Endowed Scholarship

Gail S. Halvorsen Aviation Endowed Scholarship Colonel Gail Seymour “Hal” Halvorsen, aka “The Berlin Candy Bomber,” “Uncle Wiggly Wings,” “The Chocolate Flier,” “The Chocolate Uncle,” and “The Gum Drop Kid,” is famous for dropping candy to German children during the...

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Gardner Russell Leadership Endowed Scholarship

Steven Shallenberger established the Gardner Russell Leadership Endowed Scholarship in 2010 to benefit Utah Valley University students who demonstrate financial need and are enrolled in the Woodbury School of Business’s MBA Program. The scholarship honors Gardner...

Garold and Phyllis Christensen Endowed Scholarship

Garold and Phyllis Christensen Endowed Scholarship

The Garold and Phyllis Christensen Endowed Scholarship was established in 2006 by the Christensen family to benefit financially needy graduates of a high school in Wasatch County seeking to further their education at Utah Valley University. History: Garold...

Gene and Betty Harvey Endowed Scholarship

Gene and Betty Harvey Endowed Scholarship

Gene Harvey supported Utah Valley University with an endowed basketball scholarship and gifts to athletics and the Woodbury School of Business. An auto dealer for 60 years, he served on the National Advisory Council to the Woodbury School. He and his wife, Betty, are...

General Endowed Scholarship

General Endowed Scholarship

The General Endowed Scholarship was created to benefit students of Utah Valley University. Since its creation, faculty and staff of the University along with members of the community have donated to the fund to help students pursue their dreams of obtaining a higher...

General Scholarship

General Scholarship

The General Scholarship was created to benefit students of Utah Valley University. Since its creation, faculty and staff of the University along with members of the community have donated to the fund to help students pursue their dreams of obtaining a higher...

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Geneva Recreation Association Construction Management Scholarship

The Geneva Recreation Association established the Geneva Recreation Association Construction Management Scholarship in 2016 to benefit financially needy Utah Valley University students enrolled in the Construction Management program who are in good academic...

Gerald G. Conder Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Gerald G. Conder Memorial Endowed Scholarship

The family of Gerald Conder and the faculty of the Woodbury School of Business established the Gerald G. Conder Memorial Endowed Scholarship in 2001 to benefit Utah Valley University students enrolled in the Woodbury School of Business.

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Gillmor Wasatch Campus Scholarship

The Gillmor Wasatch Campus Scholarship was established by Nadine Gillmor in December of 1999 to benefit Utah Valley University students enrolled at the Wasatch Campus. Candidates must be of good academic standing to receive this scholarship. History: Born in the...

Going Beyond Borders Endowed Scholarship

Going Beyond Borders Endowed Scholarship

Going Beyond Borders established the Going Beyond Borders Endowed Scholarship in 2014 to benefit Utah Valley University students who are single parents with dependent children. Applicants must be in good academic standing, with preference given to those with...

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Golden Gate Program

Boyd and Jill Smith are from Palo Alto, California. Boyd worked his way up in the work world as a co-founder and partner of WSJ Properties, a real-estate development and investment company. The two have also taken on several leadership responsibilities in the...

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Grant H. & Pauline C. Elliott Scholarship

The Grant H. & Pauline C. Elliott Scholarship was established in 2014 to benefit Utah Valley University students focusing their studies in the College of Science and Health’s botany and/or chemistry programs. History: Grant Hansen Elliott was born in 1919 in Provo,...

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GRA Park Scholarship

The Geneva Recreation Scholarship was established in August of 2004 to benefit Utah Valley University students with financial need. The fund was created to perpetuate the memory of Geneva workers who were members of the Geneva Recreation Association (GRA) and the GRA...

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Harold B. & Fay K. Jones Endowed Scholarship

Harold and Fay Jones established the Harold B. & Fay K. Jones Endowed Scholarship in 2005 support Utah Valley University students who graduated from Monticello High School. The scholarship is awarded to a student for four successive years if they maintain a 3.0...

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H Clyde Davis Endowed Scholarship

The H Clyde Davis Endowed Scholarship was established in 2006 to benefit financially needy students enrolled in Utah Valley University’s College of Science and Health. History: H. Clyde Davis was born May 23, 1922, to Ray and Mary Elizabeth Christensen Davis. He had...

Henrietta K. Herwig Memorial Endowment

Henrietta K. Herwig Memorial Endowment

The Henrietta K. Herwig Memorial Endowment was created on September 29, 1993, in recognition of Henrietta’s love for music and children. She was born January 14, 1904, and passed away at the age of 92 on April 23, 1996. Her endowed fund continues to benefit Utah...

Henry & Jean Davis Endowed Scholarship

Henry & Jean Davis Endowed Scholarship

Henry and Jean Davis established the Henry & Jean Davis Endowed Scholarship in 2000 to benefit Utah Valley University students who have completed at least one semester in the Construction Management program. The Davis family wished to help students who are committed...

Highland Water Company Heritage Endowed Scholarship

Highland Water Company Heritage Endowed Scholarship

The Highland Water Company established the Highland Water Company Heritage Endowed Scholarship to benefit Utah Valley University students from Highland City or employees of Highland City. Where possible, the award is given to a student studying in one of the...

Hispanic Education Annual Scholarship

Hispanic Education Annual Scholarship

The Utah Valley University Multicultural Center established the Hispanic Education Annual Scholarship in 2008 to benefit Hispanic UVU students seeking to make a positive impact in the community. Since its creation, numerous faculty and staff of the University along...

Howard & Mary D. Nelson Endowed Scholarship

Howard & Mary D. Nelson Endowed Scholarship

Howard Nelson was a pharmacist and in 1937 was commissioned in the U.S. Army. Life in the service made traveling around the world possible; including Denver, St. Louis, Pennsylvania, New York, Virginia, and France. In France, Howard’s wife, Mary D. Nelson, grew a...

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H.R. Wing Family Endowed Scholarship

The H.R. Wing Family Endowed Scholarship was established by Harold and Brigitte Wing in December of 2000 to benefit Utah Valley University students of good academic standing in need of financial assistance. History: Harold was born in Springville, Utah, March 5,...