Opportunity Next Scholarship

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Hey Class of 2024! As a graduating senior, you could qualify for a $1,500 scholarship for Fall 2024 through the Opportunity Next program. And if you enroll full time for Fall 2024 (12+ credit hours) before July 21, you'll get an additional 3-credit, on-campus class for free.

How It Works

To be eligible for the Opportunity Next Scholarship, you must:

  1. Be a 2024 Colorado high school graduate or equivalent.
  2. Complete the Opportunity Next Acceptance form.
  3. Enroll in and maintain enrollment in at least six credit hours at FRCC for the Fall 2024 semester. 
  4. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) / Colorado Application for State Financial Aid (CASFA). Although submitting the FAFSA or CASFA is required, this scholarship will be awarded regardless of whether you receive any other financial aid.
  5. This scholarship will prioritize those who enroll in a high-priority program listed below.

What You'll Receive

You'll receive a one-time scholarship of up to $1,500 for the 2024 fall semester. This scholarship can be used to help cover tuition, fees, books and equipment and will prioritize those who enroll in a high-priority program.

Get a Free 3-Credit On-Campus Class

If you register for more than 12 credit hours for the 2024 fall semester before July 21, 2024, you'll also get a free 3-credit on-campus class.

High Priority Programs