LCC administers scholarships offered by the institution itself, foundations,
and private agencies.
and private agencies.
For more detailed information on available scholarships, call 719.336.1590
or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
or email email@example.com.
|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.||4/1/17||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.||4/1/17||$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.||4/1/17||$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.||4/1/17||$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.||8/1/17||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.||7/1/17||$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.||6/30/17 †||$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.||6/30/17 †||$200 fall semester||apply online|
|Boundless Opportunity Scholarship||Daniels Fund||General||Adult students (age 22 and older) who demonstrate financial need according to FAFSA.||7/30/17 †||$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.
|7/1/17||$500 / 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).||7/30/17 †||$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.||3/24/17||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.||6/30/17 †||$250 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Presidential Scholarships||Lamar Community College Foundation & Sponsors||General||Full-time students with a minimum 3.25 GPA.||3/9/17||$1,000 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Boundless Opportunity EMT Scholarship||Daniels Fund||Nursing / Allied Health||For students completing Emergency Medical Technician-Basic coursework.||Spring: 1/9/17|
Fall: 8/15/17 †
|Up to full tuition, fees, & books||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.||6/30/17 †||$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.||6/30/17 †||$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.||6/30/17 †||$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.||4/3/17||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.||Pending||$1,000 / semester (fall, spring)||application form|
|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 & 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.||4/1/17||$600 / semester (fall, spring)||application form|
|Colorado Pride Scholarship||Lamar Community College / LCC Foundation||General||No minimum GPA |
2017 HS graduates
Colorado residents only
Complete 2017-18 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 2017 & Spring 2018. Follow-up: submit final high school transcript and all financial aid requirements by 8/15/17.
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)||apply online with the 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.||Pending||$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.||Pending||$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 participating on the LCC Rodeo team and/or enrolled in Agriculture, Horse Training & Management (HTM/EBM/BRM), or Welding programs of study. Incoming and continuing full-time students may apply.||6/30/17||$500 / 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 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|CTE Tuition||Colorado Department of Higher Education||Nursing / Allied Health||For Colorado resident students completing Nurse Aide Certificate courses.||Pending||Up to full tuition cost||apply online and
|Walter Ely Memorial Scholarship||Friends & family of Walter Ely||General||Anyone who wishes to further their education is encouraged to apply. There are no age restrictions. To enter, please submit a 1000 word essay as to why you should be awarded the scholarship.||Pending||$500||More information|
|Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative (COSI) - Baca, Bent, Cheyenne, Kiowa, & Prowers||Colorado Dept. of Higher Education & individual donors||General||Available to Baca, Bent, Cheyenne, Kiowa, and Prowers County students with 2017-2018 EFC of 13320 or less and completing their certificate or degree||Spring: ongoing|
Fall: 4/21/17 †
|$600 - 750 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Ark Valley Board of REALTORS Scholarship||Arkansas Valley Board of REALTORS||General||This scholarship is open to full-time students with a 2.5 GPA or higher who are residents of Bent, Crowley, Otero, or Prowers (Colorado) Counties. Must be high school graduate or GED recipient.||Pending||$250 / semester (fall, spring)||apply online|
|Kaiser Permanente Health Science - Spring 2017||Kaiser Permanente & generous individual donors||Allied Health||Scholarships for students completing Nurse Aide and EMT certificates in the Spring 2017 semester.||1/31/17||Up to the total cost of tuition, fees, books, & supplies||apply online|
|Ted Geringer Lamar Lions Scholarships||Lamar Lions Club||General||Available to two graduating 2017 seniors in Prowers County enrolling at LCC in 2017-2018 academic year.||5/5/17 by 8:00 a.m.||$500||2017 Lions Scholarship Information
Lions Scholarship Application
|Quarterly Forum/COSI Scholarships||Quarterly Forum & Colorado Dept. of Higher Education||General/CTE/Education||Available to Colorado students with 2017-2018 EFC of 13320 or less and completing their certificate or degree||3/15/17||Up to $5,000 / academic year (fall, spring, summer)||apply online|
† priority deadline. Applications submitted after priority deadline date will be considered based on available funding.
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