COUNSELOR'S CORNER

Be sure to visit the Counseling Office for the the latest deadlines and dates for scholarships, college tests, workshops and more! Stop by and see us anytime.

Scholarships in Engineering and/or Chemistry

Students interested in the University of Denver or Colorado School of Mines in these fields of study are encouraged to apply. See the counselor's office for more info!

Attention Seniors interested in the Fire Service or attending a Montana University!!

Frenchtown Rural Fire District in Montana is offering training for high school graduates that are interested in the Fire Service or Emergency Medicine field. This training includes housing and flexible evening and weekend hours! These trainings are free of charge in exchange for a two-year commitment to the program, and the hours allow for outside jobs and/or pursuing a college degree at the nearby University of Montana or Missoula College.

Visit www.frenchtownfire.org for more info or contact Libby Hooper at lhooper@frenchtownfire.org

Kit Faragher Memorial Scholarship

Requirements: 2.5 GPA, financial need, positive attitudes, strong commitments, and drives towards accomplishment.

Apply at: www.KitFaragherFoundation.org

Deadline is April 20, 2018

Coordinating Council Scholarship

Students must plan to pursue a degree in Education or other similar fields, such as: pediatrics, social work, etc.

Deadline is March 30, 2018

Delta County Memorial Hospital Scholarships

Two separate scholarships available!

One is REQUIRED to have been a volunteer at DCMH and both are scholarships for individuals interested in majoring in a healthcare field.

Deadline is April 13, 2018

BELA Scholarship

Applicant should have been a part of either the Backpack Program and/or BELA Preschool.

Completed applications and essays due March 1, 2018

Delta Rotary Club Scholarship

Attention students attending the Technical College of the Rockies!!

Please apply to this scholarship at Click here!

Delta County Federal Credit Union Scholarship

Applicant must be a current member of the credit union, or become a member prior to application deadline.

Deadline is April 6, 2018

Western Colorado Community Foundation Scholarship

Deadline is March 1, 2018

Burg Simpson Scholarship

Deadline is February 2nd, 2018

More info in the Counseling office!

First Colorado National Bank Scholarship

Deadline is March 26, 2018

Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

Farmer's Union Service Association Scholarship

Applicant must have minimum 2.5 GPA, financial need, and be planning on attending an in-state college in Colorado.

Deadline is March 23, 2018

Colorado Masons' Benevolent Fund Scholarship

These scholarships are intended for students pursuing an undergraduate degree from a university or college within the State of Colorado.

Application deadline is March 15, 2018

Colorado Masons' Benevolent Fund Grant

These grants are for students pursuing vocational training.

Application deadline is March 15, 2018

Colorado County Clerks Scholarship

Deadline is March 30, 2018

Must have a minimum 3.25 GPA and demonstrated financial need or hardship

Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship

Deadline is February 21st, 2018

Applicant must be a Senior girl who plans on entering the field of education

AP Study Sessions @ DHS

February 3rd: Math and English

March 17th: Science

March 31st: Math and English

April 28th: Science

All sessions are from 8:00 to 11:00am

Attention Sophomores and Juniors!

Colorado State Patrol Youth Academy June 17-23

Requirements:

-At least 16 years old

-Possess a Colorado valid driver's license and proof of current medical insurance

-Have a minimum GPA of 2.0

-Be a High School Junior or Senior in the Fall of 2018

-Present two letters of recommendation and agree to a criminal and driver history check and local interview

Deadline to apply is March 7th

CACCS Scholarship

This scholarship may be used at any post-secondary private technical college that is a member of the Colorado Association of Career Colleges and Schools. (list is on application)

Deadline is February 9, 2018

CCGS Ruby Miller Scholarship

Colorado Coaches of Girls Sports wishes to recognize outstanding female athletes who plan to go into the coaching of girls' sports.

Deadline is February 12, 2018.

See Counselor's Office for more info!

County Sheriffs Scholarship

Application can be picked up in the Counselor's Office

Must be typed or handwritten and include the following:

-Personal letter with reasons for application and plans for the future

-Latest transcript

-Two letters of personal reference

Deadline for application is February 23, 2018

2017-2018 Counseling Calendar

Click here for calendar

Cedaredge American Legion Scholarship

$1000 scholarship available for either College or Vocational School

Must have at least one grandparent, parent, or sibling who has served in the Armed Forces

Application due April 11, 2018

Elks Legacy Award Scholarship

Apply here!

Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships for children and grandchildren of Elks members.

The 2018 contest opened on September 1, 2017

Deadline for applications is February 2, 2018, applicants must take the SAT or ACT by December 31, 2017.

Click the link for more info!

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship

Apply here NOW!

This scholarship has a deadline of November 27, 2017, so hurry to apply!!

Male and females compete separately, applicants are judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.

Bob Piper Construction Education Scholarship

A maximum of 4 scholarships will be awarded this year to students pursuing a Certificate of Completion or education leading to a Bachelor's Degree in a construction-related field.

Minimum accumulative GPA of 2.0 from high school required

Application deadline is March 30, 2018

See Counselor's Office for more information!

Janis M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund

Application deadline March 31, 2017

Typed or handwritten application as well as official transcript, FAFSA, Senior picture, and 500-1000 word essay (see counselor's office for topic choice) all need to be mailed together.

For more information regarding eligibility requirements, please visit the counseling office!

CHS Student Self-Referral Form

Fill out form here!

Rocky Mountain I.O.O.F Scholarships (multiple available!)

Applicants must have graduated (or will be graduating) from a Colorado high school and will be attending a Colorado institute of higher learning.

Students must fill out an application along with submitting three current letters of reference and an official transcript.

Deadline to apply is February 28, 2018.

See Counselor's Office for more details.

Delta County Democratic Scholarship

PLEASE SEE COUNSELOR'S OFFICE FOR MORE INFO!

The Hagan Scholarship

www.hsfmo.org...

The Hagan Scholarship is a nationwide, need based, merit scholarship for high achieving students who will require financial assistance in order to attend college.

See website for specific eligibility requirements.

Application deadline is November 15, 2017.

Colorado Society of Mayflower Descendants Scholarship

Please see counselor's office for how to apply!

Applicants must be residents of the State of Colorado and a citizen of the United States.

Criteria include a written essay on the topic given, evidence of activities, leadership and honors received, GPA and class rank, and a letter of recommendation.

Applications will be due February 1, 2018!

Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship

www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. This is a $20,000 scholarship!

Apply now!

LCC Colorado Pride Scholarship

www.lamarcc.edu

No GPA requirement

Must be a Colorado resident

Must be a 2018 high school graduate

Must attend LCC full-time in Fall 2018 and Spring 2019

Complete the 2018-19 FAFSA and include LCC as a school selection by May 15th, 2018.

Moose Youth Awareness Scholarship

Colorado Moose YA Scholarship...

Applications are due October 20th. All high school freshman through senior students are eligible to apply. To qualify for scholarships, students must attend the Colorado Moose YA Congress. Click on the link for more info!

White Rose Scholarship Foundation

www.whiterosescholar.org

Completed applications must be postmarked by January 17th OR received NO LATER THAN January 31st to be considered.

Eligibility requirements:

Citizenship

Demonstrate financial need

Community Service

Post-secondary education (applied or enrolled)

GPA of 3.0

LAEF (Latin American Education Foundation) Scholarship

www.LAEF.org/Scholarship

September 21st-November 20, 2017 *Apply by October 31st for a chance to win a $100 gift certificate to your college bookstore!

Requirements:

Colorado Resident

Of hispanic heritage and/or actively involved in the hispanic community

Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

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Summer Leadership/Internship Opportunities! Sophomore State Leadership Seminar/ Sophomore or Junior STEM Internship/ Colorado Aerospace Internship (open to all students)/ Visit the counselor's office for more info!
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Attention ALL Sophomores! State Leadership Seminar at DU Campus in Denver - June 21-24 2018 Cost is $200 including stay in dorms for 3 nights! Learn more by visiting HOBY.org or talking to your counselor.

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