LCC administers scholarships offered by the institution itself, foundations, and private agencies. For more detailed information on available scholarships, call 719.336.1590 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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|Horse Training & Management Scholarship||LCC HTM Department||Agriculture / Equine||Created to reward those individuals who exhibit integrity, desire and dedication in the area of horse training.||4/8/16||varies||apply online|
|Agriculture Scholarship||LCC Agriculture Department & donors||Agriculture / Equine||Available to students who possess a strong academic and leadership background and have an educational interest in agriculture.||4/8/16||$500 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|John E. Ketcham Memorial Scholarship||Friends & family of John Ketcham||Agriculture / Equine||Intended for Horse Training & Management and/or LCC Rodeo students entering their sophomore year.||4/8/16||$500 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|National Western Stock Show & Rodeo Scholarship||National Western Stock Show||Agriculture / Equine||Available for a freshman student studying in an agriculture-related area.||4/8/16||$1,750 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Rodeo Scholarship||LCC Rodeo||Athletic||Created to reward those individuals who exhibit integrity, desire and dedication in the area of Collegiate Rodeo.||4/8/16||varies||apply online|
|Runnin’ Lopes Booster Club Scholarships||LCC Runnin’ Lopes Booster Club||Athletic||Applicants must be completing freshman year participating in a LCC Division I sport or have been recruited by an LCC athletic coach for the fall semester.||7/15/16||$500 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Robert Hoag Rawlings Scholarships||Robert Hoag Rawlings Foundation||Business / Journalism||Students intending to complete their associate degrees and continue toward Bachelor’s degree in Journalism (preferred) or business.||6/30/16 †||$1,000 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Ron Gomez Memorial Scholarship||Friends & family of Ron Gomez||Criminal Justice||Designed for individuals who plan to pursue a career as a probation officer or as a “second chance” to those individuals who may have gone through the Colorado juvenile justice system.||6/30/16 †||$200 fall semester||apply online|
|Boundless Opportunity Scholarship*||Daniels Fund||General||Adult students (age 22 and older) who demonstrate financial need according to FAFSA.||7/30/16 †||$1,500 / semester (fall, spring). Prorated for less than full-time students||apply online|
|Colorado Merit Scholarship||Colorado Department of Higher Education||General||2.75 GPA or higher or GED score 550 or higher
Colorado residents only
Must be eligible for Title IV Federal Student Aid as determined by FAFSA and enrolled at least half-time.
|7/15/16||$500 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Darrell Cook Memorial Scholarship||Bill Carder||General||Graduating seniors from the LCC service area.||6/30/16 †||$562.50 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Johnson Financial Aid||Helen K. & Arthur E. Johnson Foundation||General||Must have unmet financial need, as determined by FAFSA. Preference given to adult students (22 and older).||7/30/16 †||$750 / semester (fall, spring). Prorated for less than full-time.||apply online|
|Kane Family Foundation LCC Scholarships||Kane Family Foundation||General||Intended for full-time students who plan to seek immediate employment thereafter, making Career & Technical Education students excellent candidates.||4/8/16||Full tuition, mandatory fees, & books||apply online|
|Lamar Rotary Club Scholarship||Lamar Rotary Club||General||Local full-time student with preference given to applicant who is an active volunteer in the community.||6/30/16 †||$250 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Presidential Scholarships||Lamar Community College Foundation & Sponsors||General||Full-time students with a minimum 3.25 GPA.||3/10/16||$1,000 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Boundless Opportunity EMT Scholarship*||Daniels Fund||Nursing / Allied Health||For students completing Emergency Medical Technician-Basic coursework.||8/15/16 †||Up to full tuition, fees, & books||apply online|
|Kaiser Permanente Health Science Scholarships||Kaiser Permanente & individual donors||Nursing / Allied Health||Students enrolled in Level I or II Nursing, Nurse Aide, or EMS courses are eligible.||7/30/16||Minimum of $1,000 per year for tuition, fees, books & supplies.||apply online|
|York Rite Scholarship||Lamar York Rite Bodies & Order of Eastern Star #112||Nursing / Allied Health||Book scholarship for student entering Level I of LCC’s Nursing program.||6/30/16 †||$250 for fall semester||apply online|
|Prowers Medical Center Auxiliary Nursing Scholarships||Prowers Medical Center Auxiliary||Nursing / Allied Health||Must be enrolled in Level II Nursing courses.||6/30/16 †||$500 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Rich Lovell Nursing Scholarship||Friends & family of Rich Lovell||Nursing / Allied Health||Must be enrolled in Level II Nursing courses.||6/30/16 †||$250 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Zonta Club of Prowers County Young Women in Public Affairs Scholarship||Zonta International||General||Must have volunteer leadership achievements and a dedication to the advancement of the status of women.||4/1/16||application form|
|Stone Family Foundation Scholarship||Stone Family Foundation / Foundation for Colorado Community Colleges||General||Renewable for up to three consecutive years, providing that the student maintains enrollment in one of Colorado’s community colleges.||5/13/16||$1,000 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Pueblo Hispanic Education Foundation Scholarships||Pueblo Hispanic Education Foundation & LCC||General||Selection based primarily on an applicant’s financial need, proven academic ability, personal essay, and educational desire, in addition to the following criteria:
• SE Colorado resident
• Minimum 3.0 GPA
• Must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours and maintain a 3.0 GPA.
|$1,000 / semester (fall, spring). $500 PHEF/$500 LCC||application form|
|Zonta Club of Prowers County Scholarships – LCC, Open, & Non-Traditional||Prowers County Zonta||General||Must be a full-time female student from Prowers, Kiowa, Baca or Bent County, CO. working toward a degree which will advance the status of women. Maintain a grade point average (GPA) 3.0 or better.||4/1/16||$600 / semester (fall, spring)||application form|
|SE Colorado Diversity Council Scholarship||SE Colorado Diversity Council & LCC||General||$500 / semester (fall, spring). $250 SECDC/$250 LCC||pending|
|Kane Family Foundation LCC/UCCS University Connection Scholarships||Kane Family Foundation||General||Designed to assist LCC students in their efforts to complete associate degrees then transfer to UCCS to attain bachelor’s degrees. Scholarships cover tuition, mandatory fees, and books at both colleges for up to four years/eight semesters in total; two years/four semesters at LCC and two years/four semesters at UCCS.||4/8/16||Full tuition, mandatory fees, & books||apply online|
|Colorado Pride Scholarship||Lamar Community College / LCC Foundation||General||No minimum GPA
2016 HS graduates
Colorado residents only
Complete 2016-17 FAFSA to apply. Must be eligible to receive Title IV Federal Student Aid as determined by FAFSA and must attend LCC full-time in Fall 2016 & Spring 2017. Follow-up: submit final high school transcript and all financial aid requirements by 8/15/16.
Recipients receive $1000 of either Federal Pell Grant or CO Pride Scholarship, or a combination, not to exceed $1000. Colorado Pride FAQs
|$500 / semester (fall, spring)||complete FAFSA|
|Thomas T. Grimshaw Scholarship||Foundation for Colorado Community Colleges||General||Offered through the Foundation for Colorado Community Colleges, this CCCS student scholarship funds two each year. These scholarships are renewable for one additional year provided that the student maintains a 2.5 GPA each semester during the scholarship year.||5/27/16||$300 / semester (fall, spring)||application form|
|Credit Union of Colorado Foundation Scholarships||Credit Union of Colorado Foundation||General||Available to CCCS students who are Credit Union of Colorado members. Scholarships are renewable for two consecutive years of study provided that the student maintains a 2.5 GPA.||5/27/16||$375 – 750 / semester (fall, spring)||application form|
|Elks Lodge #1319 Scholarships||Members of the Elks Lodge #1319||Agriculture / Equine / Athletic / Welding||Available to Colorado residents enrolled in Agriculture, Horse Training & Management (HTM/EBM/BRM), or Welding programs of study, and/or participating on the Rodeo team. Incoming and continuing full-time students may apply.||6/30/16||$500 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Sturm Family Foundation Scholarship||Sturm Family Foundation / Foundation for Colorado Community Colleges||General||The Sturm Family Foundation funds a $2,000 scholarship at each of the 13 colleges of the Colorado Community College System.||5/13/16||$1,000 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Online Scholarship||Lamar Community College||General||Degree-seeking students enrolled in at least 12 online credit hours through LCC are eligible to apply. Recipients must earn a 2.50 semester GPA while receiving the scholarship and complete all classes.||Ongoing||$1,000 / semester (fall, spring)||Contact Berna Griego: 719.336.1536 or email@example.com|
|CTE Tuition||Colorado Department of Higher Education||Nursing / Allied Health||For Colorado resident students completing Nurse Aide Certificate courses.||1/25/16||Up to full tuition cost||apply online and
† priority deadline. Applications submitted after priority deadline date will be considered based on available funding.
* final awards pending successful submission of BOS grant application. LCC Foundation will be notified in March 2016 of final award status.
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