Sterling Scholar

In 1960, the Deseret News created the Sterling Scholar Awards as a way to recognize high school seniors who achieve educational excellence in 14 categories of scholarship.

Scholarships are awarded in the areas of Business & Marketing, Computer Technology, Dance, English, Family & Consumer Science, Instrumental Music, Mathematics, Science, Skilled & Technical Sciences, Social Science, Speech/Theater Arts/Forensics, Visual Arts, Vocal Performance and World Languages.

Northeast Utah Region Sterling Scholars announced

Park City High School hosted the 32nd annual Northeast Region Deseret News/KSL Sterling Scholars Awards Ceremony on April 24, where the 2012 winners and runners-up... Read more »

May 15, 2012


Southwest Utah region Sterling Scholars announced

Winners and runners-up for the Southwest region of the Deseret News/KSL Sterling Scholars Competition were announced Thursday, April 12, on the campus of Dixie State... Read more »

May 11, 2012


Students face final Sterling Scholars interviews

Cottonwood High School senior Chris Mansfield stood next to a large instrument case and portable amplifier, waiting to be called for his interview. Read more »

Feb. 29, 2012