Scholarships - Statewide
REGION SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT DESCRIPTION Statewide 4-H Scholarships $1,000 For Colorado 4-H members Statewide Arapahoe Community College Scholarships Varies Offers various scholarships through Arapahoe Community College. Statewide Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Bob Piper Construction Education Scholarship $1,000 Seniors planning to pursue post-secondary education in a construction-related field. Statewide Boettcher Scholarship Varies For seniors who have lived in Colorado throughout their junior and senior years. Statewide Colorado Association of Career Colleges (CACCS) Scholarship $1,000 Scholarship for vocational, technical, art institutes, and business colleges that are members of the Colorado Association of Career Colleges and Schools. Statewide Colorado College Scholarships Varies Financial aid website for Colorado College, lists many scholarships and grants. Statewide Colorado Council Volunteerism & Community Service Scholarship $1,500 For high school seniors. To encourage and reward college-bound youth who likewise are committed to volunteerism and community service. Statewide Colorado County Clerks Association (CCCA) Scholarships $1,000 For seniors with community involvement with an interest in government, business, or political science. Statewide Colorado Education Association Ethnic Minority Scholarship $1,000 Ethnic minority senior whose parent or guardian is a member of Colorado Education Association who are planning to pursue a career in education. Statewide Colorado Educational Services & Development Association (CESDA) $1,000 High school senior of color, first generation to attend college with a financial need, GPA of at least 2.8. Statewide Colorado Education and Training Voucher Program $5,000 The Colorado ETV Program is federally funded, to help youth who are current or former foster students. Statewide Colorado Garden Foundation (AKA The Colorado Garden Show) Varies Four year scholarship for Colorado residents including tuition, fees, room and board, and all required books for four years at a public Colorado college or university. Student must major in the field of horticulture. Statewide Colorado Lions Foundation Educational Scholarship Endowment $2,500 For seniors who are accepted to an accredited institution of high education. Need to be sponsored by a Lion, Lioness, or Lions Club. Statewide Colorado Mesa University Varies Website has links to all scholarships offered through Colorado Mesa University Statewide Colorado Mountain College Scholarships Varies Website lists scholarships offered through Colorado Mountain College. Statewide Colorado Northwestern Community College Scholarships Varies Website lists scholarships offered through Colorado Northwestern Community College. Statewide Colorado School of Mines Scholarships Varies Any prospective freshman who is a US citizen or permanent resident and is admitted by March 1 will be considered. Statewide Colorado State Fair Fiesta Queen Pageant $2,500 Student must be of Hispanic descent between the ages of 18 and 22. Must also be a US Citizen and Colorado resident with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Statewide Colorado State University ECE Scholarships Varies CSU Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering offers several merit based scholarships to engineering and computer science students. Statewide Colorado State University at Fort Collins Scholarships Varies This website lists the scholarships offered by Colorado State University at Fort Collins. Statewide Colorado State University at Pueblo Scholarships Varies This website lists the scholarships offered by Colorado State University, Pueblo campus. Statewide Colorado Swimming Hale Adams Memorial Scholarship $1,000 One female and one male senior in high school who is registered with Colorado Swimming. Statewide Community College of Denver Scholarships Varies This website lists the scholarships which are offered by the Community College of Denver. Statewide Daniels Fund Scholarship Varies For current high school seniors, must demonstrate financial need. Statewide Denver Foundation Helen McLoraine Scholarship Program for Foster Care and Emancipating Youth $10,000 Educational scholarships for foster care youth who are emancipated or are in the process of preparing to be emancipated from the foster care system in Colorado. Statewide Denver Foundation RBC Wealth Management Scholarship $3,000 Mainly awarded for academic achievement but is also awarded based on financial need or challenges that have been faced. Statewide Denver Museum of Nature and Science (DMNS) Native American Science Scholarship Varies Scholarship preference given to Native American college-bound high school seniors who are planning to attend a Colorado college or university. Statewide Denver University Scholarships Varies The website lists scholarships offered through Denver University. Statewide Front Range Community College Foundation Scholarships Varies The website lists scholarships offered by Front Range Community College. Statewide Gloria Barron Young Heroes Prize $5,000 Scholarship celebrates inspiring, public-spirited, diverse young people from across America. Statewide Hoe and Hope Garden Club Horticulture Scholarship $1,000 For Colorado residents who plan to study horticulture, environmental horticulture, or landscape architecture. Statewide IBC Scholarship $1,000 Scholarship sponsored by Colorado's Independent Community Banks and the Independent Bankers of Colorado. Two scholarships will be awarded. Student must have a 3.0 GPA, must attend a Colorado or contiguous state, public or private university or college, junior or community college or vocational/trade school. Either the student of parents must have a banking relationship at an IBC member bank for at least six months. Student must write an essay on an article from your local news that pertains to your community. And, application must be signed by a bank representative. Contact Maggie McEntire for application at firstname.lastname@example.org. Statewide Impact on Education Independent Order of Odd Fellows $1,000 For high school seniors who have demonstrated strong commitment to their community and personal excellence. Statewide Johnson and Wales University Scholarships Varies Website contains several scholarships for Johnson and Wales University. There is a Denver campus. Statewide Junior Achievement (JA) Inspiration Scholarship $2,500 For graduating seniors who have participated in JA during high school and who will be attending an accredited two or four year college or university. Statewide Kappa Alpha Psi Denver Alumni Chapter Scholarship Varies For African-American male students who demonstrate strong leadership and commitment to community service. Statewide Kit Faragher Memorial Scholarship $6,000 Kit Faragher lost her life during 9/11, this scholarship is in memory of her. It is for students showing dedication to a positive attitude and drive toward accomplishment. Statewide Lamar Community College Scholarship Varies Website contains several scholarships that are offered by Lamar Community College. Statewide Law Offices of Dianne Sawaya Denver Safe Driver Scholarship $1,000 Available to high school seniors or current college students enrolled in a two to five-year institution. You must create a short video or submit a 1,000 word essay on one of the following: Explain why you do not support or promote distracted driving, or explain how you prevent distracted driving and promote safe driving practices for yourself, friend or family by providing specific examples. Statewide McDivitt Makes a Difference Video PSA Contest $1,500 For students who are attending school in the Denver Metro Area, Colorado Springs or Pueblo. Statewide Metropolitan State College of Denver Scholarships Varies Website contains several scholarships offered through Metropolitan State College of Denver. Statewide Mikkelson Foundation Student Scholarship $3,000 High school seniors who will major in engineering, physical or biological sciences or mathematics. Statewide Otero Junior College Scholarships Varies Website lists scholarships offered through Otero Junior College. Statewide Pikes Peak Community College Scholarships Varies This is the website lists the scholarships which are offered through Pikes Peak Community College. Statewide Professional Engineers of Colorado High School Bridge Building Contest Varies Open to all high school students across Colorado. Specific requirements listed on website. Statewide Pueblo Community College Scholarships Varies This website lists the scholarships listed through Pueblo Community College. Statewide Red Rocks Community College Scholarships Varies Visit website to see listed scholarships through Red Rocks Community College. Statewide Regis University Scholarships Varies Scholarships offered through Regis University. Statewide Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design Scholarships Varies Several scholarships listed on website. Statewide Rocky Mountain Relocation Council Scholarship $1,000 Eligible to applicants who have relocated at least 50 miles between grades 9-12. Statewide Sachs Foundation $6,000 Eligible applicants must be African-American and have lived in Colorado for at least five years. Statewide Sawaya Law Firm's Driver Safety Scholarship $2,500 Students must create a viral video promoting driver safety. More details listed on the website. Statewide Society of Women Engineers Scholarships-Rocky Mountain Section $10,000 For female high-school seniors who are planning to major in an ABET accredited engineering or computer science program. Statewide Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship for Cancer Survivors Varies For a Colorado high school senior who is a survivor of childhood cancer. Statewide University of Colorado Colorado Springs Scholarships Varies Website lists scholarships offered through UCCS. Statewide University of Colorado Denver Scholarships Varies Website lists scholarships offered through the University of Colorado Denver. Statewide University of Northern Colorado Varies This website lists scholarships offered through the University of Northern Colorado. Statewide Visit Denver Foundation Scholarship for Hospitality and Tourism Students $5,000 For undergraduate students pursuing degrees in the hospitality and tourism industry. Statewide Western State College of Colorado Varies Website lists scholarships offered through Western State College of Colorado. Statewide Adams State University Scholarships Varies Merit based scholarships with many others open through the ASU Foundation Statewide P.E.O Colorado State Scholarship $1,000 Scholarship for women to be used for any advanced learning.