Colorado Scholarships

It’s true. Listed tuition rates can’t always be taken literally. Colorado scholarships are available and we'll show you a few here, more when you conduct a free scholarship search. Some students can and do receive financial aid from the government. Unfortunately, government aid is frequently not enough. This is why students often look to scholarships for further funding. And just about everyone can find an award they’re eligible to receive. In fact, just living or attending school in Colorado can make you eligible for a scholarship. It’s true. By using your state as a search criterion, Scholarships.com can help you find awards only made available to Colorado students. Below are a few examples of Colorado scholarships that may be found at our site. For additional awards based on state or other criteria, try conducting a free college scholarship search at Scholarships.com.

Aileen Lee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 06, Annually
Aileen Lee Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen at the University of Oregon each academic year in recognition of students who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence throughout their high school career in leadership, service and academic excellence.

Applicants must be out-of-state students beginning their first year at the UO. Three men and three women will be selected and funds [...] More

Army ROTC Green to Gold Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
Green to Gold Scholarship Option winners receive:
-Tuition or room and board support
-Additional money for textbooks, supplies, and equipment
-A monthly stipend for up to 10 months each school year that increases each year based on your Military Science Class
-Pay for attending the Leader Development and Assessment Course (LDAC) between the junior and senior years of college
-If qualified, [...] More

Army ROTC Scholarships
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Start Strong in life – enroll in Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC), the college elective for undergraduate and graduate students that provides unrivalled leadership training for success in any career field. If you have a passion for it, you can find a place to fit in the Army as an officer and get the training you need to turn that passion into a career.The Four-Year High School [...] More

ASTA Rocky Mountain Chapter – Don Estey Professional Development Scholarship
Application Deadlines: November 03, Annually
Tourism Cares will award up to $3,000 in ASTA Rocky Mountain Chapter – Don Estey Professional Development Scholarships to be applied to the cost of an ASTA or The Travel Institute Educational Program, or the registration fee only for the ASTA International Destination Expo. To be eligible, applicants must be permanent U.S. residents, with a minimum of two years of experience in the travel [...] More

Burg Simpson's Preserving the Civil Jury System Scholarship
Application Deadlines: January 24, Annually
In an effort to teach the next generation about the importance of the jury system as the guardian of American rights and liberties, the law firm of Burg Simpson is offering an essay competition for high school seniors. We will be awarding a total of ten scholarships: nine (9) $1,000 scholarships and one (1) $2,500 scholarship. The competition is open to any graduating Colorado high school senior [...] More

Coloradans for Nebraska Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 27, Annually
Coloradans for Nebraska is offering Scholarships to Colorado high school graduates that will be or are attending the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, University of Nebraska at Kearney or the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

The scholarships will be awarded to Colorado high school graduates based on scholastic achievement, school activities, extracurricular activities, career goals, letters [...] More

Credit Union of Colorado Foundation
Application Deadlines: July 18, Annually
Credit Union of Colorado Foundation is seeking applicants for its newly introduced college scholarship program. The credit union will provide $5,000 annual scholarships for up to four years to eight students.

Eligibility for a scholarship is extended to students who are Colorado residents enrolled in, or scheduled to enter, an accredited college or university as an undergraduate taking at [...] More

Duck Brand Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest
Application Deadlines: June 01, Annually
The Henkal Corporation's Duck Brand Duct Tape "Stuck at Prom" Contest is open to legal residents of the United States and Canada, including the District of Columbia, but excluding Puerto Rico and the Province of Quebec. This contest rewards individuals for creating prom attire made completely out of duct tape.

Each couple/single entry must include:
-One color photograph (professional or [...] More

EMU National Scholars Program
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The EMU National Scholars Program is a four-year award that pays 30 credit hours per year (15 per semester) of out-of-state tuition differential.

Must be a new freshmen or new transfer student with a minimum 3.50 GPA and a resident of a state other than Michigan or Ohio to be considered. Freshmen recipients must live in university housing the first two years of this award.

For more [...] More

Greenhouse Scholars Scholarship
Application Deadlines: January 04, Annually
Awarding scholarships for tuition is only the beginning of what Greenhouse Scholars has to offer. Our seven program components work together to provide both financial and personal support - providing our Scholars every tool they will need to achieve their goals in college and beyond. Ultimately, we are ensuring that students who thrived academically in high school and in their communities will [...] More

Heidelberg University Out-Of-State Grant
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In order to qualify for the Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant, applicants must be either first time freshmen or transfer students who are not Ohio state residents. This grant is renewable for four years as long as the student is making satisfactory academic progress.

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

Hispanic Annual Salute Scholarship
Application Deadlines: December 04, Annually
Hispanic Annual Salute offers a minimum $2,000 scholarship to Hispanic youth who exhibit and encourage volunteerism. We provide students an opportunity to continue their education beyond high school. HAS scholarships are unique because they're not only based on grades but also on character. In order to be eligible students must:

-Graduate from high school during the current academic [...] More

Korean American Scholarship Foundation
Application Deadlines: July 08, Annually
The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) is a non-profit (503c), volunteer-managed organization established to:

-Provide scholarships to the Korean American students (and also to non-Koreans if funds are available) studying in the United States
-Encourage community and civic service as an integral part of leadership development
-Nurture the sense of pride and confidence in Korean [...] More

LEAD Foundation Dottie R. Walker Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 05, Annually
This is a one time scholarship to students with specific learning disabilities and ADHD, with or without hyperactivity, i.e. Dyslexia, ADHD, perceptual or communicative disabilities, etc.The award is given in recognition of Dottie (Dorothy) Walker’s efforts and advocacy for individuals coping with the challenges of learning disabilities. It is meant to recognize students in Colorado that have [...] More

MGMA Western Section Scholarships
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
To be eligible for the MGMA Western Section Scholarships, applicants must be residing in MGMA Western section states (Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming) who are current MGMA members and enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice [...] More

NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 18, Annually
The NIADA Foundation proudly sponsors four young men or women each year who have displayed outstanding abilities in education. These students will each receive a $3,500 scholarship to the college or university of their choice. The awards are presented each June of every year at the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) Convention. The following regions are:

-Region I: [...] More

Partner Colorado Foundation Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
Only U.S. citizens, between the ages of 17 and 40, residing principally in the State of Colorado are eligible to apply for the Partner Colorado Foundation Scholarship. Only completed applications will be considered: if you are unable to provide the documents requested (or equivalents), please do not send in the application. Applications deemed incomplete or late will not be reviewed or otherwise [...] More

Presbyterian Student Opportunity Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 15, Annually
The Student Opportunity Scholarship program serves Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) college students by providing need-based aid for sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are full-time, first-degree students attending accredited institutions in the United States. Student Opportunity Scholarship applicants will explore who God created them to be in a series of essay questions intended for students to [...] More

Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Technical School Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
This program started in 2007, the Technical Scholarship is a one-time gift to students in technical programs who hope to take their education into the coal industry, where there is a great demand for technical applications.

Eligibility:
-Must be a first-year student at a 2-year technical/trade school in good standing
-Must be a U.S. citizen
-Must be a legal resident of Arizona, Colorado, [...] More

Ruth Henderson Memorial Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Ruth Henderson Memorial Scholarship Fund was established to honor Mrs. Henderson’s life-long dedication to teaching and community service.

A three-member committee will review scholarship applications and select one or more recipients.

Each recipient will receive a scholarship award equal to one year’s worth of tuition and fees (based on a 12-credit-per-semester course load at the [...] More

Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
The Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships for current high school graduates who are survivors of childhood cancer. Applicants must also be residents of Colorado and Montana.

The amount of the scholarship varies from a $500 one-time grant to a four-year $10,000 [...] More

Tall Clubs International Student Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
Are you under 21 years of age and about to start college in the fall? If so, you may be in luck! TCI annually awards student scholarship(s) of up to $1,000 each to tall students who are under 21 years of age and attending their first year of college in the following fall.

What are the requirements?
-You must be under 21
-You must be entering college in the upcoming fall
-You must also meet [...] More

Tesoro Youth Leadership Awards
Application Deadlines: February 26, Annually
Tesoro Industries is providing twenty $2,500 college scholarships for outstanding young leaders. This new scholarship has been launched to encourage young scholars who are leading by example in their schools and communities.

Eligibility:
-High school seniors graduating in 2016 who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents of one of the following 19 states where Tesoro does business: Alaska, [...] More

The Pinnacol Foundation College Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
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.

Scholarship applicants must:
-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 [...] More

U.S. Army Loan Repayment Program
Application Deadlines: June 23, Annually
U.S Army Loan Repayment Program helps servicemen repay qualified student loans. Out of all the service branches, the Army’s CLRP benefits package is typically regarded as the best, since it provides up to $65,000 in lifetime student loan forgiveness. The benefit is doled out on an annual basis, beginning as soon as a Soldier completes his first year of qualifying service, and provided at a rate [...] More

University of Colorado Boulder First Generation Grant
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The First Generation Grant is awarded to Colorado residents whose parents do not have any education or technical training beyond high school. Additionally, students awarded with the First Generation Grant have the opportunity to participate in the First Generation scholars program.

Eligibility:
-Be a Colorado resident
-Certify that neither parent has attended any education beyond high [...] More

William J. Blair Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
This fund was created through an estate gift from William J. Blair. Scholarships provide assistance to graduating seniors and families from any Fort Collins high school who are unable to pay for a college or vocational school education. Applicant must be a graduating senior, attending a post-secondary college or vocational school, and rank in the upper 50% of the graduating class. An essay is [...] More

Last Edited: December 2015

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