Simin S. Mostofi Memorial Scholarship

Simin S. Mostofi Memorial Scholarship

In memory of Simin S. Mostofi, the University of Utah establishes a scholarship program termed as “Simin S. Mostofi Memorial Scholarship”. To be eligible, the student must be anticipating graduating June 2018 from East High School, Salt Lake City, Utah, and be incoming first-year students at the University of Utah. The winner of the scholarship program will get $1,500.

Host Institution:

The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion sometimes called The Woodlands Pavilion or simply The Pavilion is a concert amphitheater located in The Woodlands, Texas, and an outer suburb of Houston, Texas. The University of Utah is a top-tier research and higher education institution nestled in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains.


Please see the basic entry requirements below

  • The applicant must be a student who has overcome obstacles in the pursuit of Academic Excellence.
  • The applicant must be anticipating graduating June 2018 from East High School, Salt Lake City, Utah, and be an incoming first-year student at the University of Utah.
  • The applicant must have a minimum high school g.p.a. of 3.0.
  • The applicant must be interested in pursuing a degree in the College of Humanities.

Instructions for Applying:

The application form of the scholarship is downloaded by the given link:

Supporting Documents:

As part of your application, you must upload the following documents:

  • A personal statement must be written by the student: Your statement should include: your educational goals, what obstacles you have overcome in pursuit of academic excellence and the reasons why you believe you are qualified for this scholarship.
  • A letter of recommendation from a teacher, counselor, or community figure.
  • A copy of your high school transcript(s).

Submitting Details:

To apply for the scholarship you may send application packet and other materials to:

College of Humanities, c/o Taunya Dressler
255 South Central Campus Drive, Room 2100
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0493

You can also email your application to

Award Description:

The winners of the scholarship will get a cash prize of $1500.


Scholarship applications must be received by March 23, 2018.

Detailed Information Link:

Contact Information:

Have any question you may contact Natalie Montoya at for more information.