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The Pinnacol Foundation College Scholarship Program

  • Website Address
  • http://www.pinnacol.com/foundation/apply-for-a-sch...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • 7501 E. Lowry Boulevard
  • Denver, CO 80230
  • Email Address
  • pinnacol.foundation@pinnacol.com
  • Application Deadline
  • April 15, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • See Description
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Pinnacol Foundation Scholarship Program helps the children of Colorado workers injured or killed in a compensable work-related accident—regardless of insurance carrier—pay for a post-secondary education.

    Eligibility:
    -Be the natural, adopted, step-child or full dependent of a worker killed or seriously injured in a compensable work-related accident during the course and scope of employment with a Colorado-based employer and entitled to receive benefits under the Colorado Workers' Compensation Act
    -Between the ages of 16 and 25 at the time of application
    -Minimum 2.0 GPA
    -Have a high school diploma, GED, or be a high school senior
    -Completed application including personal essay, transcripts, financial information, resume, and letter of recommendation
    -Submit documentation of their parents' accident for the first year of application

    The scholarship is intended for any accredited institution recognized by the United States Department of Education. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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