Our Opportunities

Deadline: The scholarship application for 2020-21 opens October 1, 2019 and will be accepted through the priority deadline of December 31, 2019. This is the date by which you should complete the General Application, any Supplemental Applications, or any individual scholarship applications to receive consideration. Any applications submitted after this date may be considered for later opportunities.

Award: The amount stated is for general information purposes and not a guarantee of what you may receive if awarded. Actual award amounts can vary based on recipient eligibility, available funds, and other factors. Students selected to receive a scholarship will receive an email with instructions for next steps to accept their scholarship online.

Actions: Upon completion of the General Application and any Supplemental Applications, you will be automatched with scholarships for which you meet the criteria. These scholarships indicate “None” under “Action” and require no additional information from you for consideration. A limited number of scholarships indicate “Apply” under “Action” and require individual applications for consideration. A list of these scholarships can be found by viewing Recommended Opportunities from the Opportunities tab.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies depending on financial need Grand Junction Opportunity Scholarships
This scholarship will be awarded to students who graduated from one of the School District #51 high schools in 2020 who have a minimum of a 2.0...
This scholarship will be awarded to students who graduated from one of...
  • Deadline: 08/31/2020
  • Award: Varies depending on financial need
Deadline08/31/2020
Varies depending on financial need Montrose Success Fund
This scholarship will be awarded to students who have graduated from the Montrose County School District in 2020 who have a minimum of a 2.0 GPA...
This scholarship will be awarded to students who have graduated from the...
  • Deadline: 08/31/2020
  • Award: Varies depending on financial need
Deadline08/31/2020
$1,000 per year J. Eugene Fox Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student (12 credit hours) majoring in Music with an emphasis on violin. The student must maintain...
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student (12 credit...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 per year
Ended
$1,000 per year Wesley R. Bretey Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a previous District 51 student with a desire to advance in emergency medicine. The student must have attained...
This scholarship will be awarded to a previous District 51 student with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 per year
Ended
$1,000 per year Sharon Daniels Scholarship
This award goes to students with a 3.0 GPA and has financial need based on the FAFSA.
This award goes to students with a 3.0 GPA and has financial need based...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 per year
Ended
Varies per year Josh Penry Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student enrolled in any program of study.
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student enrolled in any...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies per year
Ended
$1,000 to $5,000 per year EKS&H Scholarship
This award goes to a full time accounting student with a minimum GPA of 3.0. The student should be from the Western Colorado region and have...
This award goes to a full time accounting student with a minimum GPA of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 to $5,000 per year
Ended
$1,000 per year MacEvoy Family Endowed Scholarship- Engineering
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time freshman or sophomore in the engineering department who has a minimum 3.0 GPA, is a Colorado...
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time freshman or sophomore in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 per year
Ended
$500 per year AAUW - WCCC Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a female who is attending WCCC as a full-time student working towards an Associate’s degree and pursuing a...
This scholarship will be awarded to a female who is attending WCCC as a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 per year
Ended
$1,000 per year AAUW Women Veterans Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a female military veteran, honorably discharged from service. Students who are veterans and are continuing their...
This scholarship is awarded to a female military veteran, honorably...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 per year
Ended
$400 per year Alan Basinger Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student (12 credit hours) who will be entering their second year of the Radiological Technology...
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student (12 credit...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400 per year
Ended
$500.00 per year Alex and Alma Wilkie Scholarship
This scholarship is for a student enrolled in at least 6 credit hours per semester seeking a Baccalaureate degree or higher. The award will be...
This scholarship is for a student enrolled in at least 6 credit hours...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00 per year
Ended
$3,000 per year (based on funds available) Alpine Bank Latino-Hispanic Student Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student of Hispanic or Latino descent who has attained a GPA of at least 2.5. Student must be a...
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student of Hispanic or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000 per year (based on funds available)
Ended
$1,000.00 Alpine Bank Scholarship
The scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student who has attained a 2.5 GPA. Student must be a resident of Mesa County and demonstrated...
The scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student who has attained...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$900.00 per year Alvie Reddin Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student majoring in Art.
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student majoring in Art.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $900.00 per year
Ended
$3,000.00 American AgCredit Scholarship
This scholarship has been established to support students studying agriculture or agribusiness and who are committed to pursusuing a career in...
This scholarship has been established to support students studying...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$1,000 per year American Business Womens Association (ABWA) Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a non-traditional, full-time, female Junior or Senior who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0 and is a resident...
This scholarship will be awarded to a non-traditional, full-time, female...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 per year
Ended
Varies Arbaney Family Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student from one of the following Western Colorado or Eastern Utah Counties: Moffat, Routt, Hinsdale, Grand,...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student from one of the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Art1st! Art Education Scholarship Fund
This award goes to juniors or seniors in the Art Department with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
This award goes to juniors or seniors in the Art Department with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies B&B Electric Endowed Scholarship
The scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in the Construction Management program and must be a resident of Mesa County. The student...
The scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies B&B Electric Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student in the Construction Management Program who is a resident of Mesa County and has demonstrated...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student in the Construction...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bacon Foreign Student Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time international student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.5 and intends to return to their country...
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time international student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,800 per year Baines/Riede Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to an ambitious student who has attained a GPA of 3.5 and has a class ranking of Sophomore or above. Student must...
This scholarship will be awarded to an ambitious student who has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,800 per year
Ended
Varies Barry Bishop Scholarship
The Barry A. Bishop scholarship goes to a full-time student with a GPA between 2.5 and 3.0. The student shall be a Colorado School District #51...
The Barry A. Bishop scholarship goes to a full-time student with a GPA...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$800 per year Barry Michrina Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship goes to a sophomore, junior or senior who has a 3.0 gpa and is of native american descent.
This scholarship goes to a sophomore, junior or senior who has a 3.0 gpa...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $800 per year
Ended
Varies per year Bauerle Family Endowed Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to support single mother students with financial need who are working to complete their degree at CMU. The...
The purpose of this scholarship is to support single mother students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies per year
Ended
Varies Bechtel Family Scholarship
This award goes to a full time nursing student seeking an RN degree. The recipient will be a resident of western Colorado.
This award goes to a full time nursing student seeking an RN degree. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500.00 Betty Kambic Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled full time in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program with a minimum 3.5 GPA.
This scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled full time in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$700.00 per year Beulah Kettle Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student majoring in any of the Health Science programs with at least a 2.5 GPA. They must be enrolled in a...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student majoring in any of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $700.00 per year
Ended
Varies Bickley/Meyer Scholarship
This scholarship is for a deserving student that is selected by the donors.
This scholarship is for a deserving student that is selected by the donors.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Blanche Buescher Business Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarship will be awarded to a Business major who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0.
This scholarship will be awarded to a Business major who has attained a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Blaney-Maluy Family Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student from a Mesa County High School who is interested in Entrepreneurship.
This scholarship will be awarded to a student from a Mesa County High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies BNFSAS Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a student entering their Senior year and enrolled at least part-time (6 credits) in the Department of Nursing and...
This scholarship is awarded to a student entering their Senior year and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,200.00 Bookcliff Barbershop Harmony Chorus Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student seeking a Bachelor of Music Education degree. Recipients shall have and maintain a minimum GPA of...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student seeking a Bachelor of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200.00
Ended
Varies Brownson Memorial Leadership Scholarship - Business
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student majoring in Business who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrates financial need.
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$3,400 per year Brownson Memorial Leadership Scholarship - Minority Student
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time minority student who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrates financial need.
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time minority student who has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,400 per year
Ended
Varies Brownson Memorial Leadership Scholarship - Music
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time Music student who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrates financial need.
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time Music student who has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Brownson Memorial Leadership Scholarship - WCCC
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student at WCCC who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrates financial need.
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student at WCCC who has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bruce and Frances Crowell Scholarship-Choral Conducting
This scholarship will be awarded to a Vocal music student active in the choral program who will serve as a student conductor and assistant.
This scholarship will be awarded to a Vocal music student active in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$450 per year Bruce and Frances Crowell Scholarship-Dance
This scholarship will go to a full-time Junior or Senior who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0. Student should be a Dance major active in the...
This scholarship will go to a full-time Junior or Senior who has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $450 per year
Ended
$450 per year Bruce and Frances Crowell Scholarship-Theatre Directing
This scholarship will go to a full-time Senior who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0. and is a promising Senior Theatre Directing student who has...
This scholarship will go to a full-time Senior who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $450 per year
Ended
Varies Bruce and Frances Crowell-Design/Technical Theatre
This scholarship will go to a full-time Junior or Senior who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0 that is also a Design/Technical Theatre Major...
This scholarship will go to a full-time Junior or Senior who has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bruce and Louise Dixson Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0 and demonstrates financial need. Preference will be...
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student who has attained...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bryan Howard ASG Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0 and will agree to be involved in community service...
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student who has attained...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bud Francis Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in the construction management or technology programs. The student must be enrolled full...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Burkey Family Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.5.
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student who has attained...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies per year Business Legacy Scholarship
This scholarship goes to students enrolled in the CMU Business department.
This scholarship goes to students enrolled in the CMU Business department.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies per year
Ended
Varies Byron Evers Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full time junior or senior working towards a degree in the Mass Communications Program.
This scholarship will be awarded to a full time junior or senior working...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2,000.00 Caitlyn Lear Memorial Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in a nursing program at Colorado Mesa University on the Montrose Campus.
This scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in a nursing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
Varies Campus Design Studio Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time Junior or Senior who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0 and is a majoring in Graphic Design.
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time Junior or Senior who has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended