SelectHealth Scholarship

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SelectHealth is a not-for-profit health insurance company serving more than 900,000 members in Utah, Idaho, and Nevada. From commercial to government plans for individuals, families, employers, and more, SelectHealth serves all segments of the community, and shares a mission with Intermountain Healthcare of Helping People Live the Healthiest Lives Possible.

SelectHealth also invests in the community through education. The SelectHealth Scholarship is a two-year full scholarship for freshman Hispanic and Latinx students with demonstrated financial need at Salt Lake Community College (SLCC) who are interested in a career in healthcare. In addition to paying for an awardee’s education, SelectHealth invests in each student’s personal and professional growth. Students who earn this scholarship will have the opportunity to participate in important mentoring activities throughout the year, be offered a paid summer internship, and be offered full-time employment at SelectHealth upon graduation (contingent upon meeting HR requirements).

About the SelectHealth Scholarship:

  • SelectHealth will award six two-year scholarships each year
  • The SelectHealth Scholarship award is $2,500 per semester, which can be used for
    • Tuition and fees
    • Books
    • Supplies
    • Other educational expenses
  • Awarded students will be offered a paid summer internship
  • Awarded students will receive individual professional mentorship from SelectHealth
  • Upon earning an associate degree at SLCC, SelectHealth Scholarship graduates will be offered a job at (contingent upon meeting HR requirements)
  • Students who choose to transfer to a four-year institution will be offered tuition-reimbursement benefits if they pursue school while working at SelectHealth

To qualify for the SelectHealth Scholarship, students must:

  • Identify as Hispanic or Latinx
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Have a 3.0+ GPA
  • Be a graduate from a Salt Lake area school district: Jordan, Canyons, Murray, Granite, or Salt Lake City
  • Have a goal to graduate with an associate degree within two years
  • Demonstrate dedication to improving our community through civic engagement and community service.

To learn more about qualifications and how to apply, visit Scholarships Website