Browse our constantly updated list of merit- and need-based scholarships
and scholarship resources to find one that’s right for you.
The Colorado Merit Scholarship
The state of Colorado has allotted funding to students who have achieved high academic success with a GPA of 3.5 or higher in their coursework. Students must be enrolled in at least 9 credit hours, a Colorado resident, and eligible for Federal Title IV Financial Aid. Students enrolled in 9 to 11.5 credit hours will receive $500 annually, split Fall and Spring semesters ($250 per semester). Students enrolled in 12 credit hours or more will receive $1,000 annually, split Fall and Spring semesters ($500 per semester).
Additional Documentation Needed with Application:
- New students (Defined as a recent high school graduate or has never attended college) must submit their high school diploma or equivalent with application
- Students who have previously attended college must submit a copy of their FRCC or other college transcript
Apply today: Colorado Merit Scholarship Application
FRCC Foundation Scholarships
Applications will be accepted from December 1st
– March 1st
for the Fall 2015 & Spring 2016 Academic School Year. Find out if you qualify for a scholarship and how to apply for merit-based and financial need-based scholarships awarded by the FRCC Foundation.
Be wary of providing personal information to scholarship sites. Visit the Federal Trade Commission for a list of common scholarship scams. The Financial Aid Office recommends avoiding fee-based scholarship services.
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