Incoming freshmen and transfer students

Before you can apply for scholarships:

  • First apply to the University of Utah Office of Admissions to be eligible for College of Science scholarships.
  • Create a Campus Information Services (CIS) account using your University ID (uNID) and password.
  • Activate your University E-mail account (U Mail) using your uNID and your new password.
  • When both accounts are activated you can apply for College of Science Scholarships.
  • For more info contact the College of Science at 801-581-6958 or

The College of Science offers a number of scholarship opportunities for incoming freshmen, undergraduate and graduate students. To apply complete the University of Utah Scholarship General Application. Once you complete the General Application you will see a list of recommended scholarship opportunities. The application deadline is March 1, 2019.

Current University of Utah students must provide a signed Permission to Release Waiver to each academic or research professor asked to write a letter of recommendation. High school students are NOT required to provide a permission to release waiver unless requesting a letter from a University professor.


Freshmen Scholarships

  • ACCESS Program for Women in STEM
    $4,500 award
  • Crocker Science House Residential Living Opportunity
    $1,000 to assist with room and board
  • Freshman Scholarship in STEM
    $1,000 award
  • Sandra J. Bromley Scholarship:
    Multi year award, 15 credit hours for 8 semester


Undergraduate & Graduate Scholarships

  • College of Science Dean’s Scholarship
    $4,000 award
  • Don and Rebecca Reese Scholarship in Science Teaching
    $2,500 award
  • Joseph T. Crockett M.D. Memorial Scholarship
    $2,000 award
  • Theodore V. Hanks Scholarship
    $10,000 award
  • Workman Nydegger Scholarship for Women in Science and Technology
    $2,000 award

Transfer Students

  • ACCESS Program for Women in Science and Mathematics
    $3,500 award