One of the primary goals of the West High Alumni Association is to help ensure as many graduating West High students as possible have the opportunity to further their education. Our focus is providing scholarships to students who demonstrate West High involvement, desire to obtain an education and financial need.
Potential scholarship applications, please scroll down to see current open scholarships.
Currently, the Alumni Association awards more than 40 scholarships each year to graduating seniors. To-date, we have given more than $1.3 million in scholarship funds.
If you would like to participate in this initiative, please click the button below to learn more about donating.
WHAA Graduating Senior Scholarships
Each year, the West High Alumni Association aims to help graduating West High seniors pursue their higher education goals.
The number of scholarships awarded each year varies, but are awarded to deserving West High seniors who are committed to pursuing a college education and demonstrate financial need.
Applications for incoming college freshman for the 2019-2020 academic year (West High Class of 2019) are now open. The deadline to apply was Friday, April 5, 2019.
West High Alumni Association Union Scholarship
In partnership with the A. Ray Olpin Union at the University of Utah, the West High Alumni Association (WHAA) will be awarding two (2) scholarships of $5,000 for the 2019-2020 school year.
The scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Utah who are also graduates of West High School in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Applications are now closed. The deadline to apply was Friday, February 15, 2019.
2018 Scholarship Recipients
Jose Guarneros Padilla