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Scholarship deadlines fast approaching

Applications for institutional scholarships in the state of Utah are due either Feb. 1 or March 1. Parents and students should be aware that these applications are often due prior to financial aid applications; don’t wait until financial aid has been submitted. Students can find scholarships they are eligible for in the counseling office at Park City High School. A list of scholarship opportunities is available on For more information, contact Dana Ardovino, Community Scholarship Advisor, at 645-5650 ext. 2085 or .

Westminster College Open House

High school sophomores, juniors and seniors are invited to a Westminster Open House on Saturday, Feb. 14 at 9 a.m. in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall in the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory on campus. The open house is an opportunity for prospective students to mingle with faculty, staff and students while learning more about Westminster’s undergraduate programs, scholarships, financial aid and the admissions process. Students will be given an opportunity to submit an application with a $40 fee waiver. Please RSVP by Jan. 30 to the Office of Admissions at (801) 832-2200 or

Math Matters Contest open to all Utah sixth graders

Beehive Science & Technology Academy (BSTA) is hosting the Fourth Annual Math Matters Contest for all Utah participants. The contest will be held at 10 a.m. on January 31 at the Beehive Science & Technology Academy located at 1011 Murray-Holladay Road in Salt Lake City, Utah. Students must solve 15 problems in 30 minutes. The winner will receive an ACER laptop, second place wins a digital camera and the third runner-up will get a MP3 player. Parents may enter their sixth grade students online at through the Math Matters link.

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