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    Description of Scholarship

    Helpful Links


    Hansen Injury Law Firm   Matt Hansen and the other attorneys at the firm are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship for individuals whose lives have been negatively impacted by a car crash, bicycle accident or other events leading to personal injuries. To qualify for this scholarship:

    • You must currently be enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a college or university in the United States.
    • You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA in the current or most recent secondary education program you have attended.
    • You must have been negatively impacted by a car crash, bicycle accident or other events leading to personal injuries.
     Hansen Law

    Sept. 18

    The Gates Scholarship

    • A high school senior
    • From at least one of the following ethnicities:  African American, American Indian/ Alaskan Native, Asian & Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American
    • Pell-eligible
    • A US citizen, national, or permanent resident
    • A minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale
    • The student must plan to enroll full-time, in a four-year degree program, at a US accredited, not-for-profit, private or public university.

    Oct. 1

    County Sheriffs of Colorado Criteria:  Permanent legal resident of Colorado enrolled in a vocational training program or institution of higher learning in the State of Colorado as a full or part-time student.  No restrictions as to the course of study or training pursued, race, creed, color, age, sex or national origin.  MORGAN COUNTY STUDENTS CAN APPLY IN 2018.



    Oct. 1 

    Colorado State PEO Scholarship

    Preference for this scholarship may be for non-traditional fields of study such as vet tech, cosmetology, CNA, etc. Traditional applicants are also considered. 

    *Applicant time frame is November 1st through January 31st each year.



    Oct. 9

    Morgan County Sheriff's Cadet Program - open to any student in grades 9-12.  Turn in the completed application to the Sheriff's Department before the 12th of November.  No late applications will be accepted.  Once accepted, cadets may stay in the program until the age of employment.  If you have questions, please see your counselor. Application and small essay required.


    Morgan County Cadet


    Oct 15

    P.E.O. STAR Scholarship

    This is a non-renewable $2,500 scholarship for graduating women in their final year of high school which must be used in the academic year following graduation or it will be forfeited.


    P.E.O. scholarship link

    Oct. 17

    Wendy's High School Heisman - For   high school seniors who excel in academics, athletics, and leadership. Must have min of 3.0 GPA, participate in at least one school-sponsored sport (see list on website), and serve as a leader in the school and/or wider community.



     Oct. 25

    Colorado Moose Association -  $30,000 in various scholarships available to college-bound students. To qualify, applicants must return the completed application, attend the Colorado Youth Congress, complete three MooseTalks, and attend the Williamsburg, VA Youth Awareness Congress (expenses will be paid by the Colorado Moose Association).

    Colorado Moose Association

     Oct. 25

    Horatio Alger Association Student Scholarship Scholarships are awarded to  students with a strong commitment to pursuing and completing a bachelor's degree at an accredited public or private institution in the US. Family income of less than $55,000 is preferred. Involvement in co-curricular and community activities.




    Horatio Alger


    Oct. 25

    Boetccher Foundation Merit-based scholarships for Colorado high school seniors provide books, tuition and housing to any four-year institution in Colorado.  Top high school students are encouraged to apply.


    Oct. 31


    Coca-Cola Scholarship -  Coca-Cola Scholarship Foundation is offering   scholarships.  If you demonstrate leadership, commitment to academic achievement and part-time employment.


    Nov. 1

    P.E.O. – Star Scholarship – A non-renewable $2,500 scholarship for graduating high school senior women which must be used in the academic year following graduation.  Students must exhibit excellence in academic, leadership, extracurricular activities, community service and have   a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.


    PEO Star

    Nov. 1

    Colorado Farm Show - Students who apply should be high school graduates in the Winter 2017 or Spring 2019 and plan on pursuing a degree in an Agricultural field of study at the college or university of their choice. To date, the Colorado Farm Show has awarded $151,000 in scholarships to Colorado graduating High School Seniors pursuing careers in an Agricultural field of study.

    Colorado Farm Show

    Nov. 6

    The Prudential Spirit of Community Award is for US students who have engaged in volunteer activities that have occurred in the 12 months prior to the date of application. 


    Nov. 12

    Allegra Ford This is a one-time award for a student with demonstrated learning disabilities who   is going to attend a 2-year community college or vocational or technical   school.  Students should participate in school and community   activities and demonstrate financial need; need-based

    Allegra Ford

    Nov. 15

    Fisher & Talwar General $1,000 Scholarship  To qualify for this scholarship:

    1.       Must be a U.S. citizen.

    2.       Must be a full-time student who is currently attending (or planning to attend full-time) an accredited institution of higher education.

    3.       Must provide proof of current enrollment or plans to enroll in an accredited institution of higher education. If you have not received acceptance, you may still apply, but be sure to provide proof of acceptance and enrollment for the scholarship to be released.

    4.       Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA.






    Nov. 15

    National Rifle AssociationParents must be active or retired law enforcement officers and members of the NRA. Jeanne E. Bray Memorial Scholarship.



    Nov. 13

    Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student  The Elks National Foundation awards $2.44 million in college scholarships to a total of 500 high school seniors nationwide through its Most Valuable Student contest.


    Elks National Foundation

    Nov. 15

    Colby Community College   Presidential Scholarship - Two-year Scholarship worth $1,500 per year. To qualify, you must have a GPA of 3.25 or greater, demonstrate leadership qualities and have a composite ACT score of 21 or greater.  counselor must be recommended by your counselor.  Possible leadership scholarships are available as well.


    Nov. 20

    Latin American Educational Foundation (LAEF)  LAEF is dedicated to providing students and their families with the resources and services needed to make attending college a reality.  Scholarships can be used at any accredited public or private institution in the US. Students must be a Colorado resident, of Hispanic heritage and/or actively involved in the Hispanic community.  Minimum 3.0 GPA.  Award amounts vary.


    Nov. 15

    The Daniels Scholarship Program provides the opportunity for highly motivated students to earn a bachelor’s degree that helps them build a successful career and rewarding life. Daniels Scholars demonstrate exceptional character, leadership, and a commitment to serving their communities. Bill Daniels would also want his scholars to be proud Americans who value our free enterprise system and are prepared to give the world their very best shot. The Daniels Scholarship Program provides a four-year, annually renewable college scholarship that is unique to each student and varies depending on their Expected Family Contribution (EFC) and their choice of school and degree program. The scholarship pays up to $25,000 per year toward the student’s unmet needs, after applying for their EFC, other scholarships, and financial aid. Daniels Scholars may attend any accredited college or university in the United States. Apply online from October 1-Sunday, November 15, 2020 by 4:00 pm MST. 


    Dec 1

    Hagan Scholarship 

    The Hagan Scholarship will provide recipients with the opportunity to graduate from college debt-free. To learn more,
    visit the HSF website. Our goal is to award over 600 new scholarships in April 2022.

    • Up to $6,000 each semester to help pay COA, for up to 8 consecutive semesters
    • NO ACT or SAT Requirements
    • HSF Workshops to learn important life skills not typically covered in the school curriculum
    • $15,000 investment account to manage, to learn “first-hand” how to invest to attain financial
    • $8,000 to Travel/Study Abroad
    • $2,000 Personal Brokerage Account
    Recipients are selected based upon academic ability, achievement in and out of school, personal goals,
    and future promise.






    Hagan FAQ

    Hagan Application link


    PB & J Scholarship

    The PB&J Scholarship is for students who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically, but who still have the drive to succeed.

    Examples of personal challenges include, but are not limited to:

    • Medical issues
    • peer issues: bullying, change of school, minority status, etc.
    • family issues: divorce, death, lack of income, homelessness, foster care, abuse, etc.
    • Amount to be awarded $500.00-$1,000.00




    PB&J Application and guidelines

    January 15

    White Rose Scholarship Foundation White Rose is a program of the Imperial Court of the Rocky Mountain Empire (ICRME). Since 1993, we have awarded academic scholarships to students based on academic achievement, community involvement and financial need without regard for the applicant's gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, race, or religion. To date, the White Rose Scholarship Foundation has awarded more than $285,000. Scholarships are funded through donations from private donors, community-driven events, and with help from partners like the Imperial Court of the Rocky Mountain Empire. 

    White Rose Scholarship link

    January 15

    Goldwater Scholarship

    The Goldwater Scholarship supports outstanding students interested in research careers.
    in the natural sciences, mathematics, and engineering. The scholarship covers
    undergraduate eligible expenses for tuition, fees, books, and room and board up to

    $7,500 per academic year for up to 2 years.


    Goldwater info

    Scholarship application link

    January 28

    The Dream.US National Scholarship  The nation’s largest scholarship for undocumented/DACA students.  This scholarship, which is funded by private donors, helps by providing DREAMer students with up to $33,000 to pursue a bachelor’s degree at MSU Denver ($16,500 to pursue an associate’s degree at Community College of Denver).  


    January 29

    Morgan County REA 

    Morgan County Rural Electric Association:
    Five $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors attending college or trade school the following fall
    One $1,000 scholarship to a current college student that will be returning to college or trade school

    Basin Electric Power Cooperative:
    One $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior attending college or trade school the following fall

    Tri-State Generation & Transmission:
    Two $500 scholarships to graduating seniors attending college or trade school the following fall




    2021 MCREA Application and guidelines

    January 31

    P.E.O. Colorado State

    The Colorado State Scholarship Fund was established in 2007 for Colorado women who are currently a High School graduate or have a GED equivalency or are no longer than two years past their high school graduation or GED date, with preference given to non–traditional or vocational areas of study.



    PEO Guidelines and application

    February 15

    Pinnacol Foundation Scholarship  
    It's not a lack of good grades that stops them from going to college or into vocational training — it's a parent's workplace injury.
    That's where the Pinnacol Foundation comes in. We created our scholarship program to ensure that the children of people seriously injured or killed on the job have the opportunity to pursue their education dreams. Since the foundation's launch in 2000, we've awarded $6 million in scholarships to nearly 650 students across Colorado.
    Scholarships average $4,700 per student per year and may only be used for the costs of attending school at accredited colleges, universities, community colleges and vocational schools.




    February 15

    The Colorado Society of Mayflower Descendants

    Applicants must be residents of the State of Colorado and a US citizen.  The most important part of the scholarship will be the essay.  Scholarship award amounts will vary. 

    Mayflower overview

    Mayflower application

    March 1

    American Legion Auxiliary Unit 19

    The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 19 will be awarding four $500 scholarships.

    This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has taken an active role in their community and their school. A student who has a family member who served in the military.

    *Mail completed applications to Po Box 1131, Fort Morgan, Co 80701

    American Legion 2023 application

    March 1

    CSU Morgan County Alumni Association 

    The Morgan County Alumni Association Scholarship consists of three $1,500.00 scholarships awarded to students from Morgan County attending CSU full-time. 


    CSU Alumni Scholarship guidelines and application info

    March 8

    Fort Morgan Does Scholarship

    Two Scholarships of $500 will be awarded.  They will apply to any post-secondary education or vocational training.  

    Morgan Community College will match any scholarship awarded to a student attending MCC

    Applications can be dropped off with Dencia BY MARCH 1, 2024. Or mailed to Jo Westhoff, 15969 MCR X, Weldona, CO 80653


    2024 Does scholarship application

    March 26, 2024

    James Farley Memorial Scholarship

    The James Farley Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to two outstanding seniors from the Fort Morgan school district who have a 3.0 GPA or higher and have been involved in FMHS sports, music or drama programs throughout high school.  The recipients will receive a one-time award for $1,000 to pursue post-secondary education.

    James Farley Memorial Scholarship Application

    March 8

    Centennial Mental Health Scholarship

    In an effort to raise awareness in the mental health field to members of our communities, CMHC is pleased to offer this scholarship.  This program consists of $500-$2,000 per year awards. 

    CMH information and guidelines

    Centennial Mental Health scholarship application

    March 15

    Anna C. Petteys Memorial Scholarship 

    The Anna C. Petteys Scholarships are awarded to three outstanding senior girls from the following counties: Logan, Morgan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington and Yuma.  The scholarships may be used at any two or four-year accredited college or university in the United States towards a bachelor's degree.  The amount of the scholarship is $6,000 per year renewable.


    2024 Anna Petteys guidelines

    2024 Anna Petteys application



    March 15

    Colorado Garden Foundation

    This scholarship offered by Colorado Garden Foundation is a four-year-full-ride scholarship available to an incoming freshman resident from Colorado college or university.  This scholarship includes tuition, fees, room & board, and all required books for the four years.  In addition, the student will be given a laptop computer and printer at the start of their freshman year.


    Colorado Garden Guidelines

    Colorado Garden Application

    March 15

    Colorado Masons' Benevolent  Fund Scholarship 

    The scholarships and grants are awarded primarily for leadership, maturity, need, and scholastic ability. The only requirements are that the applicant must be a graduating senior from an accredited Colorado high school, a US Citizen, and must be attending an accredited university, college or Vocational School within the State of Colorado.

    *Drop off the completed application package in the mailbox at 405 Main Street (this is the Mason lodge location) and a Mason member will sign and contact you for an interview.

    *The local lodge has a $1,500 scholarship available and the state “Grand Lodge” has about half a dozen $7,000 scholarships to award.  The Grand Lodge scholarships are eligible for annual renewal. 



    Colorado Masons' Benevolent Application

    March 22

    Ray Sietsema Trust Scholarship

    The Sietsema scholarship is awarded every year to a FMHS graduate.  The amount is not to exceed $2,500 and no less than $500.00, it is non-renewable.  The winner shall be a deserving student with financial needs. The scholarship is not limited to Colorado and may be used at any accredited school.



    Sietsema Guidelines and application

    March 22

    The Bloedorn Foundation

    The Bloedorn Foundation is limited to Fort Morgan High School graduating seniors. This Scholarship program is for scholastically able students in need of financial assistance to attend a Colorado institution ONLY.  Amount to be rewarded will be no less than $1,000 nor more than $3,500, Non-renewable.


    Bloedorn scholarship guidelines

    March 22

    William C Herold 

    To create a post-secondary scholarship to be named William C. Herold.  It should be awarded to a graduating senior of Fort Morgan High School who has participated in varsity wrestling during his senior year of high school.  The amount will vary each year and will be announced by the committee upon selection.


    William Herold Guidelines and instructions

    March 29, 2024

    Dahms-Talton Foundation Scholarship

    This scholarship was adopted on December 13, 2021.  It's purpose is to support students who have graduated from FMHS and have demonstrated good citizenship and a desire to pursue further education.  Amounts range from $5,000 for community college to $10,000 for university.  This is also renewable for up to four years. 

    Dahms-Talton Foundation Scholarship

    March 25

    Marjorie C Keever

    One time award of $3,500.00 to a graduating senior of FMHS.  Every senior is eligible regardless of race, creed, color, or religious preference.

    Marjorie Keever guidelines and application

    March 30

    Ann Smith Memorial

    The Ann Smith Scholarship is awarded annually to one outstanding senior graduating from Fort Morgan School District. Applicants must have attended Pioneer Elementary School for at least one year. The recipient may utilize the one-time award of $500 to pursue post-secondary education.  

    2023 Ann Smith

    March 29

    Colorado County Clerks Association

    The Colorado County Clerks Association is offering scholarships to outstanding high school seniors in Colorado pursuing public service education. Awards range regionally, with specific criteria, including a minimum GPA of 3.25 and demonstrated financial need. Applications must be submitted to the county clerk by March 29, 2024. Regional winners will be announced by May 1st, with funds to be claimed by December 31st. Family members of the Clerk and Recorder are ineligible. 


    2024 CCCA Scholarship Application

    March 26

    Cody Dobbins Memorial

    The Cody Dobbins Memorial Scholarship is dedicated to
    supporting the youth of Morgan County in achieving their goals of attaining a higher education.  The amount of scholarships will range from $500-$1,000  

    2024 Cody Dobbins Application

    March 29

    McKay Memorial Scholarship

    This scholarship shall be awarded to any graduate of Fort Morgan High School who intends on pursuing a degree in teaching.  This is a one-time award that is non-renewable.


    Submit Personal essay and transcript to 

    Dencia in the counseling office.


    March 31

    Farm Bureau Academic Scholarship

    $750.00 scholarship to a qualified family member of the Morgan County Farm Bureau.  Students who will be attending any 2 or 4 -year college or university.  All areas of study are accepted, although preference would go to those pursuing a career in Agriculture. 

    Morgan County Farm Bureau guidelines and application

    March 29, 2024

    Fort Morgan Education Association Scholarship

    The Fort Morgan Education Association Scholarship was established to promote excellence in education. One scholarship will be awarded for $1000 to the recipient who is planning to major in the education field from the FMEA. 


    FMEA Scholarship

    March 31

    FMHS Athletic Booster Club Hope and Swede Reyman

    On behalf of Hope and Swede Reyman, the Fort Morgan Mustang Athletic Booster Club will offer four $750 scholarships and two $1,500 scholarships, which represents the Club’s highest award. Six of our male and/or female student athletes will be rewarded with this prestigious honor prior to the conclusion of the 2020/2021 school year. 



    2023 Booster Club/Hope and Swede Reyman application and guidelines

    March 31

    Fort Morgan Rotary Club/Foundation Scholarship

    This scholarship is awarded annually to a FMHS graduate(s).  The amount to be awarded is $1,000.00.  The scholarship is not limited to Colorado and may be used at any college, university, junior or community college , technical or business school.  The scholarship is payable to the specific institution and is one time only.


    Rotary Club guidelines and application

    March 31

    Golden Belt Bank

    At Golden Belt Bank, we are committed to making the one story you’re writing–the one life you’re living–better. Helping fund your post-secondary education is a page of that effort. If you are planning on attending an accredited post-secondary school (college, university, area vocational technical college, technical school, community college or proprietary school) full-time in the fall of 2021, review the qualifications listed below and consider applying. Ten non-renewable $1,000 scholarships will be awarded. Applications must be submitted by March 31, 2023.



    2024 Golden Belt application

    March 31

    Fort Morgan Rotary Club/Foundation MCC Healthcare Career Scholarship

    This scholarship is awarded annually to a FMHS  graduate(s).  The amount to be awarded is $500 with an equal amount of $500 being matched by MCC.  *See link for more information


    Fort Morgan Rotary Club/Foundation MCC Healthcare guidelines and application

    March 31

    Independant Community Bankers of Colorado

    ICBC is excited to offer at least five (5) $1,000, one-time, one-year scholarships to eligible high school seniors. The scholarship can be used to cover the cost of tuition, fees, and books at a public or private university, college, junior or community college, or vocation/trade school. The student must have applied to, and will attend, a public or private university, college, junior or community college, or vocation/trade school after high school graduation.

    ICBC Guidelines and scholarship

    April 1

    CHS High Plains

    Ten $1,000 scholarships are awarded to  any applicant who plans on attending any accredited college. Minimum 2.0 GPA.  Priority given to ag related majors, with preference to children or grandchildren of CHS High Plains patrons.  See attached link for my information.


    CHS High Plains scholarship information and requirements 2024

    April 1

    Wunsch-Hoffman-Nuss Award (WHN Award)

    The Wunsch-Hoffman-Nuss (WHN) Award is given to a deserving FMHS senior starting their own business, entering farming, or pursuing further education. The $4,000 one-time award is presented annually at graduation and is chosen based on consensus among Larry Nuss, teachers, and school administration. Applicants submit a one-page essay titled "What I Would Do With $4000." 

    Wunsch-Hoffman-Nuss Award

    April 1, 2024

    Fort Morgan Elks Lodge

    The Fort Morgan Elks Lodge invites and encourages all Morgan County Highschool Seniors to apply for an academic or vocational scholarship provided by our Lodge #1143. This application must be returned digitally to the Fort Morgan Elks Lodge EMAIL April 1, 2024.  

    Elks Scholarship Application

    Elks Counselor Report

    April 1

    Jack Petteys Memorial Scholarship

    This scholarship is awarded annually to one male student-athlete from Brush, Fort Morgan and Sterling High Schools.  The scholarship may be used at any two or four-year accredited college or university, and is renewable for a total of four years if a minimum of a 2.5 GPA is maintained.  The amount of the scholarship is $6,000 per year renewable.


    2024 Jack Petteys Guidelines

    2024 Jack Petteys application

    April 1

    Fort Morgan Young Farmers Educational Scholarship

    $1,500 renewable scholarship for 4 years; $6,000 total. The Foundation has been generous in years past in also awarding one-time scholarships based on the applicant's qualifications, as well as availability of funds.  See link for more information.

    Fort Morgan Young Farmers guidelines and application

    April 1

    Dorn Ready Mix

    Dorn Ready MIx Corp. is sponsoring a college scholarship for 2021 High School graduates in the Morgan County area.  $500.00 will be awarded to the recipient.  Candidates must be attending a state-supported college within the state of Colorado.


    Dorn Ready Mix Guidelines and application

    April 1

    Williams Family Foundation  This renewable scholarship program provides assistance to students planning to major in a medical career or allied health patient care career, such as physician, dentist, RN, lab tech, OT/PT/ST/RT, physician’s assistant, radiology technician, dental hygienist, pharmacist and almost any other therapy field, Colorado institutions only. Amounts range from $6,500.00 per year or $2,700 per year.


    Williams Family Scholarship application form


    April 1

    Ted Clark Foundation Scholarship

    In 1987 Ted Clark established a prestigious scholarship fund that awards renewable scholarships to Fort Morgan High School Graduates, providing exceptional opportunities for deserving students to attend designated colleges and universities in Colorado.  Ted was very proud that he could leave a legacy to his community in such a meaningful way.  The Ted Clark family, prominent Fort Morgan citizens, and a former scholarship recipient continue to participate in the administration of the Clark Foundation.  They look forward to meeting you!

    Applicants must have earned a 1200 SAT score, be in the top 25% of their class, and attend an accredited college in Colorado.  Scholarship funds can only be applied to books and tuition.

    James T. Clark Qualifications

    Ted Clark Foundation Application

    Ted Clark activities form


    April 3

    East Morgan County Hospital Foundation Medical Staff Scholarship

    The EMCH Foundation Medical Staff Scholarship was established in the winter of 2009. The scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior from an area high school who will be attending college in Colorado with plans to become a physician or advanced practice provider (PA or NP). The amount of the scholarship will be dependent upon funding, but has traditionally been $1,000.

    EMCH 2023 application

    April 4

    Livestock Exchange LLC


    This scholarship amount is $2500.00.  It will be dispersed over the total enrollment period by semesters if the recipient is continuously enrolled in the Ag field they have chosen, beginning with the school year of 2021-2022, whether it is for a college or a trade/vocational school.




    Livestock Exchange guidelines

    2023 Livestock application


    April 9, 2024

    Lions Club Scholarship

    The Lions Foundation of Morgan County is offering two $2,000 scholarships for the 2023-24 academic year to 2024 graduates from specific high schools or homeschooled students attending Morgan Community College for at least two semesters. The scholarships consider factors such as character, financial need, work/volunteer experience, and family responsibilities. Applicants must submit a completed application, high school transcript, personal letter, two letters of recommendation, and verification of Expected Family Contribution by April 9, 2024. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

    Lions Club Scholarship Application Form

    Lions Club Scholarship Application Guidelines

    April 15

    P.E.O. Chapter EG Scholarship

    This $1,000.00 Scholarship Was Established to Provide Additional Educational Opportunities for a 2023 Fort Morgan High School Graduating Woman.

    P.E.O. Chapter Scholarship 2024

    April 15

    Colorado Lions Foundation Scholarship

    The purpose of the Colorado Lions Foundation's Educational Scholarship Endowment Fund is to provide undergraduate educational scholarship funds to legal citizens within the State of Colorado and MD-6 who may or may not be associated with a Lion, Lioness or Leo. A Lioness or Lions Club is required to sponsor any applicant for this Scholarship. Four $2,500.00 scholarships shall be awarded. 


    lions club application

    April 15

    Ken Amen Memorial Scholarship

    The Ken Amen Memorial Scholarship recognizes confident young people who excel in core leader areas of agriculture, community involvement and faithful servant leadership. The scholarship amount will be given as follows: $1000 to current college students (increments of $500 with a maximum of 2 recipients) and $1500 to current high school seniors (increments of $500 with a maximum of 3 recipients).

    2023 Ken Amen Memorial scholarship application

    April 15

    MCC Promise Award    ALL 2023 SENIORS NEED TO FILL THIS OUT!!!  


    • Be a 2023 high school graduate from an MCC service area high school or another high school where MCC provides approved concurrent enrollment courses. Recent graduates (within the last 3 years) are also eligible to apply.
    • Meet Colorado residency requirements or qualify as an ASSET student for tuition purposes.
    • There is no minimum GPA requirement.

      • Guarantee of $2,000 grant and /or scholarship: $1,000 Fall 2021/ $1,000 Spring 2022 for students enrolled full-time (12 credits or more).
      • Guarantee of $1,000 grant and /or scholarship: $500 Fall 2021/ $500 Spring 2022 for students enrolled at least half-time (6-11 credits).
      • Recipients are limited to one MCC funded award (whichever is highest in value), not to exceed tuition and fees. Funded award can include one MCC award and unlimited private awards (including awards from the MCC Foundation).

    MCC Promise award

    April 16

    Fort Morgan Credit Union

    Graduating High School Senior, Sterling/Fort Morgan Federal Credit Union Member. Resident of Logan or Morgan County, Colorado  and a U.S. Citizen.  The amount to be awarded will range from $500.00-$1,000.00


    Fm Credit Union Guidelines and application

    April 19

    Logan County Cattle Women Scholarship

    Logan County Cattle Women (LCCW) is offering a $2,000 scholarship to a graduating senior in northeastern Colorado.  Priority will be given to students continuing their education in a career-technical/trade program and/or majoring in agriculture or ag areas.  While GPA will be considered, emphasis will be placed on leadership abilities and extra-curricular activities, with special importance on involvement in 4-H and/or FFA.


    LCCW link

    April 21, 2024

    Fort Morgan Retired School Employees Association "Pass The Torch" Scholarship

    The Fort Morgan Retired School Employees Association Scholarship was established to promote excellence in education.  The scholarship is designed for students planning to attend an institution of higher learning, which may be a 2 or 4 year college or vocational school. $1,000.00 shall be awarded.


    2024 FMRSEA "Pass The Torch" Application

     April 19, 2024 

    The Kit Faragher Foundation

    Three scholarships will be awarded to support graduating Colorado high school students. These scholarships will support high school seniors who have earned a cumulative 2.5 GPAs, are in strong need of financial assistance for college, university or technical school, and who demonstrate positive attitudes, strong commitments, and drives towards accomplishment.


    April 21

    The Luann Anderson P.E.O. Scholarship

    The Luann Anderson P.E.O. Scholarship was established to promote excellence in education and give opportunities to young women pursuing careers in non-traditional areas such as cosmetology and interior design. The award amount will be determined when a winner is chosen. 

    2023 Luann Anderson Guidelines and application

    April 31

    Fort Morgan Optimist Scholarship

    All Morgan County high school seniors who are in the top one-third of their class and planning on attending a college or trade school may apply.  Scholarships range in amount between $500-$1,000


    2024 Optimist scholarship application

    May 5

    Morgan Conservation District

    The Morgan Conservation District is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a local high school senior or college freshman pursuing an agricultural degree or certificate. This can include an agricultural or natural resources-based field of study.


    2023 MCD application and guidelines

    May 15,2024

    SeniorCare.com Aging Matters Scholarship

    SeniorCare.com continues to bring more awareness to the key issues we face as an aging population. For the 6th consecutive year, we will be awarding an annual college scholarship to an individual that best demonstrates to us why "Aging Matters" to them. A $1500 scholarship will be given annually to a selected college student that currently cares for an aging loved one, works within the senior community, or intends to pursue a career that will have an impact on the elder population. Any existing student (or incoming freshman), in good academic standing, at a 2 or 4 year accredited college can apply for this scholarship. The recipient will demonstrate a unique and admirable understanding and desire to show us that "Aging Matters" to them.


    More Information

    May 15

    Central Colorado Water Conservancy Dist. Board Of Directors Scholarship

    Central Colorado Water Conservancy District funds a $1,000 scholarship to a deserving student
    who is interested in pursuing a career in natural resources, agriculture, water resources, and
    related areas of study. The chosen student must be a high school senior, who is currently
    enrolled in a high school within the District boundaries.



    2023 CCWD guidelines and application

    May 17

    Brush Rodeo Association

    Your hard work and dedication to the sport of RODEO may have a reward!  The Brush, CO Rodeo Association and Foundation have established a $1,000.00 scholarship to be awarded to a high school senior from Northeast Colorado who will participate in an intercollegiate rodeo sports program.


    2023 Rodeo application