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Deadline
January 21
Amount
Up to $17,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado
    800 Grant Street
    Suite 100
    Denver, CO 80203
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time students pursuing a bachelor's degree in engineering or surveying at an accredited college or university in Colorado. They must be entering their junior, senior or fifth year. Selection is based on GPA (24 points), essay (25 points), work experience (24 points), recommendation (17 points) and extracurricular activities (10 points).
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Deadline
Ongoing
Amount
$500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Alert Magazine
    P.O. Box 4833
    Boise, ID 83711
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Scholarships are awarded for the best editorials on the prevention of drug and alcohol abuse. Winning editorials will be published in Alert Magazine. Applicants must be high school students between the ages of 18 and 19 and residents of Colorado, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Washington or Wyoming.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be under 23 years of age and current members of FFA. Applicants must be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen
    3341 S. 112th Street
    Omaha, NE 68144-4709
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be the children of both a Grand International Auxiliary (GIA) and BLE member (living or deceased) and enrolled or accepted by an accredited university, college or institute of higher learning. If the applicant is a graduate student or returning to school as a sophomore, junior or senior, he or she must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Selection is based on academic record, leadership, character and personal achievement. Applicants must have a parent participating in the IWC.
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Deadline
November 1
Amount
Full tuition plus $2,800 stipend
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Boettcher Foundation
    600 Seventeenth Street
    Suite 2210 South
    Denver, CO 80202-5422
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors and current, legal residents of the state of Colorado who will graduate in the top 5 percent of their class. Applicants must have a composite score of 27 on the ACT or 1200 on the SAT. They should submit applications, essays, transcripts and standardized test scores. Selection is based on academic merit, demonstration of leadership skills, community service and character.
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Indian Science and Engineering Society
    P.O. Box 9828
    Albuquerque, NM 87119-9828
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES.
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Deadline
March 6
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Colorado Educational Services and Development Association
    P.O. Box 40214
    Denver, CO 80204
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be either first generation college students, members of underrepresented ethnic or racial minorities or show financial need. They must be Colorado residents who are high school seniors at the time of application. Students must have a GPA of 2.8 or higher and enroll in a two- or four-year Colorado college or university in the fall following graduation. They must take at least six credit hours to qualify.
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Deadline
September 26
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Colorado Healthcare Association for Human Resource Management
    c/o Gini Adams, Director of Employee and Public Relations
    Yuma District Hospital
    1000 West 8th Avenue
    Yuma, CO 80759
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be in the final year of study for a degree in a healthcare- or human resources-related subject at an accredited technical college or university. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is based on academic merit, stated career goals, work history, extracurricular activities and references.
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Deadline
May 31 and October 31
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Colorado Federation of Business and Professional Women
    P.O. Box 1189
    Boulder, CO 80306-1189
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be women who are 25 years of age or older, United States citizens and Colorado residents for at least 12 months prior to the application deadline. They must be enrolled in or attending an accredited Colorado college, university or vocational training institution. Deadlines for application are May 31 for the fall semester and October 31 for the spring semester.
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Deadline
December 1
Amount
Up to $10,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Colorado Masons Benevolent Fund Association
    2400 Consistory Court
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduating seniors from a Colorado public high school planning to attend a Colorado postsecondary institution. Selection is based on leadership, maturity, need and scholastic ability without reference to race, creed, color, sex or Masonic relationship.
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Deadline
October 26
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Colorado Nurses Foundation
    7400 East Arapahoe Road
    Suite 211
    Centennial, CO 80112
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Students must be Colorado residents who are Colorado Nurses Association or Colorado Student Nurses Association members. They must be second-year ASN students; third- or fourth-year BSN students; RNs enrolled at a school of nursing at any postsecondary level; currently practicing RNs enrolled in a doctoral nursing program or Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) students. Undergraduates must have a GPA of 3.25 or above, and graduate students must have a GPA of 3.5 or above. Applicants must have plans to practice nursing in the state of Colorado after graduation. Selection is based on stated career goals, GPA, financial need, participation in community and professional organizations and commitment to practicing nursing in Colorado.
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Deadline
January 4
Amount
$1,500-$18,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Legion, Department of Colorado
    7465 E. 1st Avenue, Suite D
    Denver, CO 80230
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school students under the age of 20 who are U.S. citizens or legal residents and residents of the state. Students first give an oration within their state and winners compete at the national level. The oration must be related to the Constitution of the United States focusing on the duties and obligations citizens have to the government. It must be in English and be between eight and ten minutes. There is also an assigned topic which is posted on the website, and it should be between three and five minutes.
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Deadline
November 10
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Colorado State Thespians
    200 S. Dexter Street
    Denver, CO 80246-1055
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors, have a minimum 2.75 GPA, plan to attend one of 30 participating universities, colleges or conservatories from across the nation and major in theatre. Students must perform an audition in acting, musical theatre or dance or prepare a portfolio of their expertise in technical theatre to present on the designated audition day in Denver, Colorado. Admission and additional scholarships may be offered by the colleges based on the audition.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Colorado Department of Higher Education
    1560 Broadway
    Suite 1600
    Denver, CO 80202
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Colorado residents who plan to enroll or are enrolled in eligible programs at eligible Colorado postsecondary institutions. Applicants must make satisfactory academic progress and have not defaulted in educational loans or grants. Awards are need-based and merit-based and are made by institutions to students.
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Deadline
October 5 and October 29
Amount
Varies
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current FFA members and high school seniors or college students planning to enroll or currently enrolled full-time. Students only need to complete the online application one time to be considered for all FFA-administered scholarships. The application requires information about the students' activities and a 1,000-word essay. Awards may be used for books, supplies, tuition, fees and room and board.
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Deadline
February 15
Amount
Up to $2,000
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be working toward degrees in one of the following areas of agriculture: agronomy, crop science, agricultural communications, education, journalism, extension, public relations, business management, economics, finance, sales, marketing, plant pathology, plant breeding, plant genetics, soil science, soil conservation, water conservation or public service and administration. Applicants must be residents of Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Iowa or Nebraska. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$1,000-$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Grange Insurance Association
    Scholarship Committee
    P.O. Box 21089
    Seattle, WA 98111-3089
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current Grange Insurance Group (GIG) policyholders (or children or grandchildren of GIG policyholders) in California, Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Washington or Wyoming; Grange members (or children or grandchildren of Grange members) or children or grandchildren of current GIG employees and residents in California, Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming. Applicants can apply for scholarships in either academic or vocational studies. Three of the awards will be for students wishing to pursue vocational studies and 22 will be for academic studies. The top scoring student in each category receives $1,500 and each additional winner receives $1,000. Scholarships may be used toward a certificate or degree in a recognized profession or vocation, including community colleges, business colleges and technical institutes, as well as institutions offering an academic degree program. Vocational scholarships are intended for use at community colleges, technical or business schools or other institutions that offer vocational training which does not lead to a two- or four-year academic degree. Selection is based on academic achievement and essays.
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Deadline
December 8
Amount
Up to $5,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Greenhouse Scholars
    1881 9th Street, Suite 200
    Boulder, CO 80302
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college or university. They must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents who reside and attend school in Colorado, California, Georgia, New York or Illinois. They must have an unweighted GPA of 3.5 or higher, and they must demonstrate leadership, perseverance and financial need. Their household income must be $70,000 a year or less. Winners participate in an internship and summer symposium.
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Deadline
October 26
Amount
$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Colorado Nurses Foundation
    7400 East Arapahoe Road
    Suite 211
    Centennial, CO 80112
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Colorado residents who are planning to practice nursing in Colorado. They must be juniors or seniors working towards the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN); Registered Nurses (RNs) pursuing the bachelor's degree or higher in a school of nursing; practicing RNs pursuing a doctoral degree in nursing or second- or third-year Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) students. Undergraduates must have a GPA of 3.25 or higher, and graduate students must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Selection is based on GPA, financial need, recommendations, community involvement and commitment to professional practice in Colorado.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$5,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Henry Sachs Foundation
    90 S. Cascade Avenue
    Suite 1410
    Colorado Springs, CO 80903
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be African-American residents of Colorado for at least five years. Applicants must be either seniors in high school or have graduated in the last three years but are not currently attending college. Awards are based on high school grade point average and financial need. If selected, applicants must attend a personal interview in order to receive the grant money.
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Deadline
January 1
Amount
$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation
    15835 Park Ten Place
    Houston, TX 77084-5145
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate at an accredited two- or four-year college or university. Applicants must be studying engineering and/or science at their chosen school. Applicants must have permanent residence in the NACE Central Area which includes the following states: Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be working toward four-year degrees in specific areas of agriculture including public service and administration, agribusiness management, range/soil science, public communications, plant or animal breeding and genetics, education, plant pathology, journalism, technology, extension, mechanization, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing or engineering. Applicants must also be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
  • Description
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Medical Group Management Association
    104 Inverness Terrace East
    Englewood, CO 80112
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be residents of one of the MGMA Western Section states, namely Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington or Wyoming. They must be undergraduate or graduate students who are enrolled in a degree program relating to medical practice management (such as public health, business administration or health care administration). Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
  • Description
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Deadline
April 11
Amount
$3,000
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Deadline
January 1
Amount
$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Defense Transportation Association-Scott St. Louis Chapter
    Attention: Scholarship Committee
    P.O. Box 25486
    Scott Air Force Base, IL 62225-0486
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Preference is given to students majoring in business, transportation logistics and physical distribution or a related field. High school students must live in Illinois or Missouri. College students must attend school in Colorado, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wisconsin or Wyoming.
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Deadline
April 15
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Pinnacol Foundation
    7501 E. Lowry Boulevard
    Denver, CO 80230
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be dependents of workers killed or permanently injured in compensable work-related accidents during employment with Colorado-based employers. They must be between the ages of 16 and 25 and have a diploma or GED or be high school seniors in good standing. Letter of recommendation, essay, transcripts and documentation of the parent's injury or death are required.
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Deadline
May 24
Amount
$1,000
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Deadline
March 5
Amount
$3,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Denver Foundation
    55 Madison
    8th Floor
    Denver, CO 80206
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduating seniors at a Colorado high school who have a 3.75 or higher GPA and have completed college preparatory coursework.
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Deadline
October 31
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc. - Rocky Mountain Chapter
    c/o Craig Wanklyn
    M-E Engineers Inc.
    10055 W. 43rd Avenue
    Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be postsecondary students at a school located in the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers' (ASHRAE) Rocky Mountain chapter area. They must be interested in the field of HVAC. Selection is based on demonstrated interest in HVAC, communication skills and financial need.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation
    1170 E. Long Place
    Centennial, CO 80122
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have been treated in or must currently be residing in the state of Colorado or Montana.
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