College Scholarships

External Scholarship Listings

Undergraduate, Transfer, DACA and others!

See list of additional scholarship opportunities >

Virtual Scholarship Workshops

Check back for December Workshop dates and times!  

Boundless Opportunity Scholarship

Closed for the year. Check back in 2022! 

Must meet the following requirements: 

  • be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours for each semester of eligibility
  • be a Colorado resident
  • have at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • complete the Free Application for Financial Aid (FAFSA) for the 2021-2022 academic year
  • be in good standing for Satisfactory Academic Progress 
  • be pursuing a two-year degree (AA, AS, AAS)
  • not be in default or over-payment status on any Federal Title IV funds
  • complete the scholarship application process
  • qualify under one of the following categories: 
    • Veteran entering or returning to college
    • Adult Learner (age 25 or older, with a break in time in school)
    • GED Recipient
    • Juvenile Justice Youth
    • Foster Care 

CCCS Foundation Scholarships

The application for 2021-2022 year is now closed.  Check back Spring 2022 for next years application! 

FRCC Foundation Scholarships

  • FRCC Foundation Scholarship
    • The FRCC Foundation Scholarship application for 2022-2023 opens December 1st!    
    • Deadline is March 1st so apply today! 

High Need Student Emergency Scholarships 

The FRCC High Needs Fund awards monetary assistance to current FRCC students who are experiencing an unforeseen financial hardship due to an emergency. Due to fund depletion, we are no longer accepting applications for this scholarship at this time.

High Need Student Emergency Scholarship Information >

Wolves to Rams Scholars Program - Larimer Campus

New:  Wolves 2 Rams Scholarship and Paid Research Internship - FRCC College-Wide

Colorado State University is recruiting 36 current FRCC students in STEM, natural resources, biomedical, and behavioral sciences!  We have a 7-semester $30,000 Scholarship Program AND a 24-month $40,000 Research Training internship for students interested in transferring from FRCC to CSU.

Apply for the Wolves to Rams Scholars Program>

Have questions and/or need assistance? Just send us an email.

CTE Grant

The Career and Technical Education Grant is now open for the 2021-2022 school year!  Apply at link below.

The CTE Grant offers students financial assistance to students if they are enrolled in one of the approved CTE certificates and meet eligibility requirements. The purpose of the grant is to provide funding assistance to low income students enrolled in certificate programs that are under 16 credits hours. The maximum amount of the grant is $2,250 per certificate and can cover costs of tuition, fees, required books and materials only. 

  • Must be a Colorado Resident
  • Must be enrolled in a CTE Program that is less than 16 credits hours to complete
  • Must not be receiving VA Education Benefits
  • Must be in good standing for Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress standards

This grant is need based and student must show financial need by completing a FAFSA demonstrating they would qualify for Pell grant OR by providing a copy of proof of any of the following:

  • Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) Benefits
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits
  • Medicaid Eligibility
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI), or Disability Benefits
  • Section 8 Housing Voucher
  • Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Benefits
  • An income that is eligible for Free and Reduced Lunch Benefits
  • An income that is too low to require a Federal Income Tax Filing

Application for CTE Grant >

FRCC Success Scholarship

FRCC Success Scholarship is now closed for the year.  Please check back in the new year for additional opportunities! 

  • Criteria:
    • Maintaining a cumulative 3.5 GPA or higher
    • Must have completed at least 15 credits at FRCC
    • Must be pursuing an eligible certificate / degree
    • Must be enrolled in at least 9 credit hours
    • Must be meeting satisfactory academic progress for financial aid

Award amounts are as follows:

  9 - 11.5 credit hours:  $500 per semester
12 - 14.5 credit hours:  $750 per semester
15 + credit hours:  $1,000 per semester

Search for Scholarships for College Online

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.

Here's some additional helpful links:

College Scholarship Websites:

Contact Financial Aid

Email us or contact office at your campus:

Boulder County Campus

Phone: 303-678-3696

Fax: 303-678-3693

Larimer Campus

Phone: 970-204-8376

Fax: 970-204-8445

Westminster Campus

Phone: 303-404-5250

Fax: 303-439-9454

Brighton Center

Phone: 303-404-5250

Fax: 303-439-9454