Scholarships

Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship opportunities will be added as I am alerted of them! Please continue to check back regularly for updated opportunities. A large majority of the scholarships are for seniors, but there are a few for juniors as well!
CLOSED - 101 Scholar

Students will either create a video between 1-2 minutes, or write a 500 maximum word personal statement based on one of two prompts given.

CLOSED - Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship

100 students will win $40,000 for college and a guaranteed internship at Amazon. This is for future engineers planning to earn a bachelor’s degree in a computer science related field of study from a 4-year college. Deadline is January 20, 2023

CLOSED - BHW Scholarship

Available to women pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in STEM. Application opens in January and deadline is April 15.

Will open 02/01/24 - BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarship

Applicants must have an unweighted 3.75 GPA, be pursuing an engineering or related science degree through an ABET accredited program, and be in a STEM related activity, club, or employment. One time $1,500 scholarship. Deadline is February 28, 2023.

CLOSED - Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program

High school seniors who are facing financial challenges may apply to win a $10,000 scholarship to help them attend college or a vocational-technical school.

Coca-Cola Scholarship

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program is open to high school seniors who plan to pursue a degree at an accredited post - secondary institution in the United States. $20,000 scholarship will be awarded to 150 students. Deadline is October 1, 2023.

CLOSED - College Fairs of Greater Denver

The College Fairs of Greater Denver will be awarding 3, $1500 scholarships. Eligible applicants must be a current Colorado high school graduating senior with a minimum 2.5 cumulative unweighted GPA. Deadline is February 10, 2023.

College JumpStart Scholarship

The College JumpStart Scholarship is a merit-based competition that is open to 10th-12th graders. The requirement is that you are committed to going to school and can express your goals for getting a higher education. Deadline is October 17, 2023.

CLOSED - The Coolidge Scholarship; only for juniors

The Coolidge Scholarship is an annually awarded, full-ride, presidential scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study. Only for juniors in high school. Deadline is February 23, 2023.

Daniels Fund

The Daniels Scholarship Program provides the opportunity for highly motivated students to earn a bachelor's degree. Daniels Scholars are honest, respectful, self-reliant, and compassionate. Deadline is October 15, 2023.

CLOSED - The Davidson Fellows Scholarship

The Davidson Fellows Scholarship is available to students who can demonstrate noteworthy achievements through the creation of a significant piece of work aimed at improving the lives of others. Deadline is February 15, 2023.

Debbie Jackson Memorial Scholarship

Open to seniors that are a Douglas County resident. Application requires an essay and two letters of recommendation. This is a one-time award of $4,000.

Dell Scholars Program

The Dell Scholars program requires that all applicants have completed in an approved college readiness program in grades 11 and 12. Applications open October 1, 2023 and the deadline for applications is December 1, 2023.

CLOSED - Dorian De Long Arts & Music Scholarship

The Dorian De Long Arts and Music Scholarship is awarded to a graduating high school student who intends to pursue advanced education in the study of arts.

Drive Safe Colorado Scholarship

A $1,500 scholarship that can be used in any way to enhance your education. To compete for the scholarship, students must complete the application and submit an essay or video addressing the prompt. Deadline is April 2, 2023.

Engineer Girl Scholarship

The 2023 EngineerGirl Writing Contest asks students to write a piece that shows how female and/or non-white engineers have contributed to or can enhance engineering’s great achievements. $500 scholarship. Deadline is February 1, 2023.

Equitable Excellence Scholarship

To recognize students who show potential by demonstrating the qualities of leadership, determination and resilience as critical enablers of their future success. Deadline is December 16, 2022.

Foundation For Colorado Community Colleges

The Foundation for Colorado Community Colleges is able to offer several scholarship opportunities for students attending or planning to attend any of the 13 Colorado Community College System colleges each academic year.

Generation Google Scholarship

The Generation Google Scholarship was established to help aspiring students pursuing computer science degrees excel in technology and become leaders in the field.

GE-Reagan Foundation

The GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education. Opens October of 2023.

Highlands Ranch Community Scholarship

Scholarships awarded will go to students who have demonstrated well-rounded participation in their school or community through volunteerism and service hours. Deadline is March 3, 2023 at 5:00pm.

Jackie Robinson Scholarship

Deadline is January 11, 2023.

John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay

Describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US elected official who served during or after 1917. Deadline is January 12, 2024.

Intertech STEM Scholarship

Requirements are a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher, intent to study computer science, and attending an accredited US college by fall 2022. Essay and two letters of recommendation needed (one must be math/science teacher).

Latin American Educational Fund

Eligible for students Hispanic/Latino origin or actively involved in the Hispanic/Latino community.

League Foundation Scholarships

Opens January 2024. The program is open to self-identified Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer <Questioning>, +, graduating high school seniors.

Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship

Open to students that will study specific engineering, science, or computer science majors at a 4 year university. Applications will open early 2024.

Notorious RBG Women of Tomorrow

Rising high school students graduating in 2024, 2025, or 2026, 2027, and recently graduated 2023 seniors (female-identified applicants are strongly encouraged to apply, however applicants of any gender are eligible). Deadline is September 15, 2023.

PFLAG Denver Scholarship

The PFLAG Denver Scholarship Program rewards outstanding LGBTQIA+ students and Straight allies for academic achievement and for service to the LGBTQIA+ community. Deadline is April 7, 2023.

Rocky Mountain Relocation Council

One time $1,500 scholarship. Eligibility requirements are a current senior that relocated to a distance greater than 50 miles during grades 9-12. GPA minimum is 3.0. Deadline is February 15, 2023.

Ron Brown Scholar Program

The Ron Brown Scholarship honors the legacy of Ronald H. Brown through a selective scholarship program that advances higher education for community-minded and intellectually gifted African Americans.

Roger W. Kahn Scholarship

AIAA is awarding up to four $10,000 scholarships to high school seniors intending to pursue an engineering or scientific degree at a college or university. Deadline is December 31, 2023.

Sachs Foundation Scholarship

Applicants must fit the following, qualifying criteria: A Black high school student in their senior year and a full-time Colorado resident for a minimum of three years. Applications open January 1, 2024 are due March 15, 2024.

Science Ambassador Scholarship

The Science Ambassador Scholarship is a full-tuition scholarship for a woman in science, technology, engineering, or math. Deadline is December 13, 2022.

#ScienceSaves

Available to high school senior students. To be considered for this award, you must create a 20-30 second video answering the question “What has science done for me?” or “What has science done for somebody I know?". Deadline is May 6, 2024.

Shell Oil Company Technical Scholarship

Plan to enroll full-time in one of the following majors (geology, geophysics, physics, chemical, civil, electrical, geological, geophysical, mechanical or petroleum engineering) at a specified institution. Deadline is March 15, 2024.

Sierra Nevada Corporation - Women in STEM Scholarship

SNC will award five $7,500 scholarships. Applicants must self-identify as female and be a high school senior pursuing a degree in a non-medical STEM-related field. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Applications will open December 2023

SME Education Foundation

For graduating high school seniors pursuing manufacturing and engineering related courses at two- or four-year technical schools, community colleges and universities within the United States or Canada. Applications are open from November-February 1.

​The Society of Women Engineers

SWE-RMS awards at least three scholarships for students graduating from high school and entering college to study engineering or computer science.

Taco Bell Foundation: Live Mas Scholarship

This scholarship is for students(ages 16-26) who are passionate about creating a better future and making a positive impact on their community. This is a passion-based scholarship program. Deadline is January 11, 2023.

University Hills Rotary Scholarship

Scholarship for students that plan to attend a Colorado university, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, live in Rotary District 5450, provide evidence of need, and intend to major in a science or math undergraduate program.

USPAACC Scholarship

Applicants must be a high school senior that has East, South, Southeast Asian, or Pacific Island heritage and is a citizen or permanent resident of the US. A 3.3 GPA or above is required. Deadline is March 31, 2022.

Visa Black Scholars and Jobs Program

For students that identify as African American and intend to pursue an education in Technology or Business at a four year university. Receive up to $20,000 per year for up to four years.

Visionary Scholarship

Eligible for freshman, sophomores, juniors, and seniors. Students must write a 500-word essay on “Why College is Important to Me”. Deadline is December 1, 2023.

Women of AT&T National Scholarship

The 2023 WOA CO Scholarship Program is open to female graduating seniors who attended high school in Colorado and plan to pursue a career in STEM. Applications must be received by Friday, June 9, 2023.

WTS Colorado Scholarship

Each year the WTS Colorado Chapter supports exceptional young women as they pursue careers in the transportation industry by awarding six local scholarships. Deadline is October 15, 2023.