The Magna Chamber of Commerce announces the 2020 Future Business Leaders Scholarship Awards in recognition of achievement in Science, Technology and Education.
Benjamin Searle was awarded for his Outstanding Achievement and received a $1,500 scholarship. Jacob Pentico was awarded for his Excellent Achievement and received a $1,000 scholarship. Isabel Cossa was awarded for her Merit Achievement and received a $500 Scholarship.
These scholarships were made possible by a generous commitment from Northrop Grumman to help reach the educational goals of Cyprus High School graduating seniors who intend to pursue studies at a Utah institution of higher education.
Candidates were required to have a minimum GPA of 3.6, complete an essay on their educational goals and career interests as well as provide a faculty nomination letter for review by the Selection Committee as designated by the Magna Chamber of Commerce. The Granite Education Foundation will coordinate the one time payment to the recipients higher education institute.
We want to congratulate the scholarship recipients and their families, support them as they get ready to go to college, and encourage them to succeed. Due to the COVID-19 public health orders we were unable to host our annual Scholarship Awards Luncheon.
At the May 26, 2020 Magna Metro Township Council Meeting, the Council Members directed their Administrator to issue a statement regarding their option to cancel the Magna 4th of July Parade.
The Magna Town Council has been the operator of this event, and generally brings 20,000 people into our community. Due to COVID-19, the event & health permits cannot be secured. We appreciate the efforts of our elected officials, and their Administrator.
We look forward to making Magna’s 4th of July 2021 an event to remember!
FUTURE BUSINESS LEADERS THROUGH SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND EDUCATION
Northrup Grumman Innovations Systems/Magna Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
Recommended Criteria 2020
$1,500 for Outstanding Achievement (Science/Mathematics Category)
$1,000 for Excellent Achievement (Science/Mathematics Category)
$ 500 for Merit Achievement (General Category)
- Graduating high school seniors from Cyprus High School are eligible. Preference will also be given to students
intending to pursue studies at a Utah institution of higher learning.
- U. S. Citizenship.
- Academic achievement: overall minimum GPA of 3.6. For Science/Mathematics category, GPA in math and
science courses should exceed 3.6 average.
- Completion of a formal application. Applicants should complete the attached form, and include a one-page
essay about her/his educational goals and career interests. Applicant should also list and describe memberships
and associations and other extracurricular activities. A high school transcript of courses completed and grades
earned should be included.
- Letter of references/recommendation. A one-page letter should be written by the nominating faculty to reiterate
the reasons for nomination, including personal observations of the applicant’s progress and achievements.
- Applicant selection: For Science/Mathematics category, applicants should be nominated by the math and
science faculty. For the General category, applications should be nominated by faculty from the specific
subject area. The selected applicants should meet all criteria included in this outline.
- The Selection Committee as designated by the Magna Chamber of Commerce will review the applications and
select scholarship recipients. The decision of the Selection Committee is final.
- Deadlines. Candidates should complete and submit their applications to Magna Chamber of Commerce by
May 29, 2020. All applications need to be received at email@example.com no later May 29th. Scholarship recipients will recognized and notified by Magna Chamber and Northrup Grumman no later than
If you have any damage from the Magna earthquake and would like to have your home/building inspected, complete the online form or call one of the numbers below. Magna Metro Township information: Communication Flyer_Magna_3.19.2020
Complete the online form at https://arcg.is/1uGXee
Call (385) 468-6723 during business hours 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Call (385) 468-6690 after hours and leave a message
Updates from the Magna Metro Township & GSLMSD can be found at: