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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 injured or killed 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
    -Be between the ages of 16 and 25 at the time of application deadline
    -Have and maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
    -Have a high school diploma, GED or be a high school senior
    -Hold legal status in the United States; or meet the requirements and have applied or started the process of applying for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
    -Submit a comprehensive first-year application which includes documentation of your parent's accident, personal essay, transcripts, financial information, representation of civic involvement, and a letter of recommendation.
    -Submit a renewal application every year

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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