College Scholarships

Do you need help paying for college? Along with college scholarships from our partners, you can find Front Range Community College scholarships below.

Scholarship Listings

Undergraduate, Transfer, DACA and others!

See list of additional scholarship opportunities >

FRCC Foundation Scholarships

The FRCC Foundation Scholarship application for 2019-2020 year is now open! 

Click below to learn more about the scholarship(s) and how to apply! 


Colorado Merit Scholarship 

The Colorado Merit Scholarship is OPEN for the Spring 2019 semester for a limited time!  

  • Be eligible for Title IV Financial Aid and meet all the financial aid requirements.
  • Be an undergraduate student without a bachelor’s degree.
  • Be a Colorado resident.
  • Maintain a cumulative 3.5 GPA or higher. (Your GPA will be checked each term to ensure you can continue to receive the scholarship.)
  • Be pursuing a degree or eligible certificate.
  • Be enrolled in at least 9 credit hours or more for spring 2019.

Award amounts are based on the number of credits you take each semester

  • 15 credits: $1,500 - split fall/spring
  • 12 - 14.5 credits: $1,000 - split fall/spring
  • 9 - 11.5 credits: $500 – split fall/spring


FRCC Success Scholarship 

The FRCC Success Scholarship Application is now open for the 2018-2019 school year!  Please review criteria below: 

  • Be eligible for Title IV Financial Aid and meet all the financial aid requirements
  • Be an undergraduate student without a Bachelor's degree
  • Maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher (GPA will be checked each term to ensure you can continue to receive the scholarship
  • Be pursuing an eligible certificate and/or degree
  • Be enrolled in at least 15 credit hours for spring 2019 term

Award Amount:   

  • 15+ credits:  $1,000  - Spring 2019 

Additional Documentation Needed with Application: 

For new students (a recent high school graduate or has never attended college):

  • Submit high school transcript or equivalent

For students who have previously attended college other than FRCC:

  • Submit a copy of your transcript


CTE Grant

The Career and Technical Education Grant is now open for the 2018-2019 school year!

The CTE Grant offers students tuition and fee assistance up to $2,250 for the award year if they are enrolled in one of the approved CTE certificates and meet the eligibility requirements.  The purpose of the grant is to provide tuition assistance to low income students enrolled in short certificate programs. Awards are for tuition and fees; however funds may be able to be applied to required books and materials. 

Eligibility requirements: 

  • Must be a Colorado Resident
  • Must be enrolled in a CTE Program that is no more than 15 credit hours to complete
  • Must meet all Financial Aid Eligibility Requirements for 2018-2019 (including verification)
  • Must have same Expected Family Contribution as a Pell grant recipient or provide documentation that student is eligible for at least one 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 Vouchers
    • Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Benefits
    • Free and Reduced Lunch Benefits
    • Income too low to require Federal Income Tax filing
  • Must not be receiving VA Education Benefits
  • Must be in good standing for Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress standards
  • Be registered with the Selective Service, if required

If you meet 6 of the main criteria above, please apply today!


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