Novell and the Utah State Office of Education (USOE) are pleased to present the annual Young Technology Scholar (YTS) Scholarship Award. This award honors high school seniors who have demonstrated high-tech experience and leadership abilities in their schools and communities.
Who: Utah high school seniors who have taken, or are currently taking, the Novell CNA or SUSE LINUX Fundamental course, and two have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0.
What: Young Technology Scholar Scholarship
When: Winners are selected by the YTS Scholarship Committee, which consists of representatives from the Utah State Office of Education and Novell. Award recipients will be notified in May 2016.
How: To apply, students are required to submit the following with the application:
> YTS cover letter with student photo
> Two teacher recommendations
> Academic transcript
> Essay of 1,000 words or less on the topic, “How a Novell certification will help me achieve my future goals.”
> Copy of your Novel Linux certification, or CompTIA Linux+ certification or score report if completed (A Novell Linux certification, or Linux+ certification is not required to apply for this scholarship, but proof of certification must be submitted to the USOE prior to receiving any scholarship monies if the applicant is selected.)
> Signed Media Release Form
Application Deadline: Friday, April 15, 2016
Awards: One grand-prize winner will receive a $3,000 scholarship, while additional winners will receive scholarships up to $2,000.