Deborah S. Bayle Scholarship Fund For Youth — United Way Salt Lake
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2024 Scholarship Information


The Deborah S. Bayle Scholarship Fund for Youth is open to undocumented students in their senior year attending Cottonwood High School, Hillcrest High School, Kearns High School, and Salt Lake Center for Science Education.  

Applicants must be planning to attend Salt Lake Community College, University of Utah, Utah Valley University, or Weber State University.  

This is a four-year award valued at $6,000 per academic year. The amount awarded to each student is dependent on student needs and will be re-evaluated each year.  

Eligible students interested in the scholarship may contact their school administrator to be nominated for an application or for more information about the process. Nominated students will be interviewed in April.  

Scholarship recipients will be notified by April 30, 2024. 


If you have any questions, please contact:

Jenn Conley at 

Marisol Perez Gonzalez at 

About Deborah Bayle

As a community leader and business influencer for nearly four decades, Deborah made a significant impact in her 16 years as President and CEO of United Way of Salt Lake. During her tenure, Deborah courageously led the transformation of the organization to focus on changing the odds for kids and families in our communities. In 2015, the Board of Directors recognized her leadership by naming a scholarship fund in her honor to benefit students whose lives have been directly impacted by the organization’s collective impact work.