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KENNETH P. & PENNY B. JAMESON FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP
(FORMERLY JAMESON FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP)

Description

Scholarship funded by donations from the Jameson Family.

Amount

Varies

Criteria/Requirements
  • Undocumented or DACA students accepted as an HD144 student at the University of Utah.

  • Must have been accepted as an HB144 student by the University of Utah.

  • Completed one year of study at the University of Utah.

  • Good academic record.

  • Financial need.

  • Enrolled as a full-time student.

  • Preference will be given to students who are majoring in the College of Social and Behavioral Science who have been involved in leadership and/or community activities and have plans to use their education to serve their community.

About the Donor

Dr. Ken Jameson was born in Salt Lake City, but grew up in Denver. He earned degrees from Stanford and the University of Wisconsin _ Madison. Ken lived in Latin America for over five years and, besides becoming fluent in Spanish, developed a love for the Latino people. Now retired as a Professor of Economics at the University of Utah, Ken, and Penny, his wife of more than fifty years, are passionate about supporting undocumented students in Utah. They created the Jameson Family Scholarship in 2005.

 
Scholarship Application Link

kenneth p. & penny B. Jameson family scholarship application

Last Updated: 11/19/18