Mary Cherry Moslander Roberts Scholarship

$750Award Amount
4Number of Awards
2/28/2023Submission Deadline

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The Alumni Completion Scholarship offers financial support to undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Utah to complete their higher education with less financial burden.

The Mary Cherry Moslander Roberts Scholarship offers financial support to postgraduate students at the University of Utah. The Alumni Completion Scholarship was put in place to enable women to successfully complete their junior and senior years at the University of Utah by reducing loans and unmet financial needs.

Every year, the University of Utah – Women’s Resource Center provides four postgraduate students with a $750 scholarship. The center awards the scholarship based on academic abilities. The Mary Cherry Moslander Roberts Scholarship was put in place to encourage and acknowledge the effort of women pursuing a post-bachelor degree. The organization’s goal is to break down barriers to education for women and enable them to create a better future for themselves and their families.

Key Information of Mary Cherry Moslander Roberts Scholarship

Study Details

Area of Study

Any

Country of Study

United States

Specific Schools

University of Utah

Scholarship Details

Intended Level of Study

Postgraduate

Award Amount

$750

Number of Awards

4

Mary Cherry Moslander Roberts Scholarship Timeline

January 2023

Application Opening Date

Applications open on January 1.

February 2023

Submission Deadline

The submission deadline is on February 28.

Scholarship Eligibility

To be eligible to apply, applicants must meet the following criteria.

  • Eligible Grade: Graduate – Postgraduate
  • Maximum Age: Any
  • Required GPA: 2.7
  • Geographic Eligibility: Utah
  • Gender: Women
  • Race/Ethnicity: Any

Application Requirements

Here’s what you need to submits besides your application.

  • Essay
  • Grade transcript
  • Recommendation letters
  • Financial Information

How to ace the Mary Cherry Moslander Roberts Scholarship

1

Start the application process right away

You should start the application process as soon as possible. This will allow you enough time to acquire all necessary documents, contact your referees or recommenders, complete all forms and work on your personal statement. Have everything organized and planned to avoid any last-minute complications.

2

Choice of references and early notifications

Your references or recommenders must be those who know you well enough to be willing to speak to your abilities and demonstrate why you make the perfect candidate for this scholarship. So, choose them wisely. Also, contact them and send them the required forms very early on to allow them enough time to complete them.

3

Emphasize academic achievements

You will be judged mainly on your academic abilities. Draw attention to your GPA and mention any award you have received. So work hard on keeping your grades up and maintaining your GPA. Grades will be an indicator of how dedicated and serious you are.

4

Review your application

Read through your application and essay multiple times before submission. Avoid using informal language and make sure all information and requested materials are provided. Once submitted, the application can not be retrieved.

How the Mary Cherry Moslander Roberts Scholarship is Judged

Applications are judged based on academic abilities despite financial constraints. Essays and recommendation letters along with demonstrated financial need will be considered.

Why We Love the Mary Cherry Moslander Roberts Scholarship

1

Non-traditional students are given preference

Nontraditional students such as mothers are given preference.

2

The scholarship is renewable

The award is renewable every semester as long as recipients continue to meet the eligibility requirements.

3

The scholarship offers more than just money

The University of Utah - Women's Resource Center offers women a large alumni network, mentorship programs, and a job board.

5 Facts About Mary Cherry Moslander Roberts Scholarship

01.

Financial need is required

You must show proof of financial need.

02.

You need to apply for financial aid

You can submit your Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form for free through the university.

03.

A reference letter is required

Your application will not be considered without a letter of reference.

04.

Proof of residency is required

You must live in Utah to be eligible.

05.

The Center offers other scholarships

The University of Utah - Women's Resource Center has more than 15 other scholarships.

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