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The Hinckley Institute of Politics provides more than $400,000 in academic and internship scholarships to University of Utah students. Academic scholarships are offered once an academic year, and internship scholarships are awarded to students who are accepted to Washington, D.C. and global internships. There are also a limited number of local internship scholarships available.

The Hinckley Institute provides more than $25,000 annually in academic scholarships to students through the following scholarship funds:

DEADLINE: MARCH 1ST, 2024

DIRECTOR’S PRIZE SCHOLARSHIP
The Hinckley Director’s Prize Scholarship provides up to $1,000 in scholarship funding for outstanding students who are interested in public service.
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FUTURE HINCKLEY ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP
Scholarship awards up to $5,000 awarded to students who have completed a Hinckley internship and demonstrate active citizenship.
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JOHN AND ANNE HINCKLEY SCHOLARSHIP
Scholarship award(s) up to $2,500 to an entering sophomore or junior with a commitment to public service.
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MATHESON LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP
Two $6,000 scholarships awarded to students demonstrating outstanding character and leadership.
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TODD TAYLOR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Scholarship award(s) up to $4,500 scholarship awarded to a student with a commitment to public service and a passion for politics.
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PETE SUAZO COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP
Scholarship award(s) up to $1,000 awarded to students with a passion for community service and leadership
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For information about how to claim scholarship money on your taxes, click here.


 

Additional Funding

FEDERAL STUDENT AID

Apply for federal student aid by completing a FAFSA form. Contact the Financial Aid Office for more information.

STEP UP

Step Up funding supports U undergraduate students who take unpaid, or significantly underpaid, internships in the nonprofit or government sectors within the state of Utah. Learn more.

UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS

Search for additional funding through the U’s scholarship database and access thousands of dollars in additional student aid. Learn more.

HINCKLEY SCHOLARSHIPS

Academic scholarships are offered annually through the Hinckley Institute to students of all majors and academic levels. Learn more.