GEAR UP Resources & Scholarships


Scholarships and grants are popular with students because these types of financial aid do not need to be repaid. Consider them gifts that you would receive, normally based on your merit. Scholarships: Typically merit-based and most commonly are given based on:

  • Academic performance
  • Talents
  • Other criteria such as low-income, major and/or career-based, ethnicity

GEAR UP can help you find locally, nationally, and sponsored scholarships based on your individual needs. Contact your GEAR UP counselor, call GEAR UP at (801) 863-6000, or email them at for further information and to start your scholarship search today.

In addition to helping you find scholarships, GEAR UP can help you with:

  • Completing the FASFA
  • Applying to College
  • ACT & TEST PREP Tutoring