Scholarships at Colorado Mountain College

The Colorado Mountain College Foundation offers and administers over 300 scholarships. To be eligible for these scholarships, you must be pursuing a CMC degree or certificate program.

New – The President’s Scholarship

Class of 2015 local high school graduates are eligible for a $1000 tuition scholarship!

See all Requirements & FAQ for the President’s Scholarship

Get Started Now on Scholarships!

The 2015 Scholarship process is now open. Deadlines vary, but many of the Scholarships have a March 1 deadline.

Search and Apply for Scholarships

All of the scholarships offered and administered by the CMC Foundation use the same online application. You can use the online application to search or browse all of the scholarships.

CMC Financial Aid

The Financial Aid staff will personally help you with grants, loans and work-study to help pay for your college education.

CMC Financial Aid Department

Be sure to see their information regarding your FAFSA Application — you’ll need it for scholarships.

External Scholarships

Scholarship Search Tools

Use the sites below to search for additional financial assistance and scholarships not managed or administered by Colorado Mountain College.

FAFSA – Free Application for Student Aid. The United States government and the state of Colorado offer students a variety of types of financial support, including grants that do not have to be paid back.

FastWeb – Search the internet for scholarships right for you. FastWeb is a free online scholarship search tool that allows you to search for scholarships that match your individual background, interests, and experience. FastWeb also offers assistance in career planning.

FinAid – Learn about financial aid and search the internet for scholarships. FinAid is another free site that answers questions about student financial aid and steers you toward scholarships that match your profile.

SchoolSoup – Provides many scholarship opportunities based on applicant initial input.


Additional Scholarship Opportunities

Below are various scholarship opportunities outside of Colorado Mountain College.

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Buildium’s Women in Technology A scholarship for Women in Technology.
FormSwift A $1,000 College Scholarship Contest, available for high school seniors and college students across the country.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Highly selective transfer scholarships for the nation’s top community college graduates.
Online Masters Program A four part guide to paying for graduate school including a searchable database for scholarships
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 8th year.
Everett Bristol Memorial International Scholarship Awarded to an international student wishing to attend CMC
George Tolles International Studies Scholarship Awarded to an international student or a student wishing to attend CMC to seek a career in International Affairs.
Lift-up of Routt County Scholarships Lift-Up of Routt County is now accepting applications for the Hope for the Future Scholarship. The following candidates are encouraged to apply: Graduating high school seniors; students currently enrolled in college, trade or vocational school; adults interested in increasing their self-sufficiency by enrolling in college, trade or vocational schoool.
Public Health Scholarships An updated guide to scholarships for those pursuing an education in public health