Governor's Honors Academy

Apply for Governor's Honors Academy

Completed applications are due by March 3, 2017. Complete the following steps for your application to be complete.

Participant Qualifications

  1. Must attend high school in the State of Utah.
  2. Must be a United States citizen.
  3. Must be a current high school junior.
  4. Must have a cumulative GPA [grades 9-11] of a 3.75 or higher

Participant Application Checklist

Fill out the Registration Form

Submit an official high school transcript. Must be emailed or mailed in by your high school.


Governor's Honors Academy
351 West University Blvd.
Cedar City, Utah 84720

Submit a 750-word personal essay answering: What events in your life have defined who you are?


Submit a resume highlighting activities and accomplishments. See example GHA resume.

Once the application is received participants will be notified via participant email if they are missing any application requirements. They will also be notified once their application is completed. Questions can be directed to the GHA office at 435-586-7770 or