Photo - Graduate at CMC Summit Commencement CeremonyMountain Scholars Program

Receive up to $4,000 per year to help pay for college

Start at Colorado Mountain College, stay at CMC or transfer to a four-year college to graduate.

Along with financial support, Summit County first generation students receive:

  • One-on-One Mentoring
  • Academic Tutoring
  • Degree and Career Counseling
  • Financial Navigation
  • College and Transfer Navigation
  • Other Additional Support Services


Scholarships are given up to $500 for freshman and sophomore year and up to $4,000 for junior and senior year through The Summit Foundation.*

*Required to qualify: overall 3.0 GPA at CMC, participate in CMC Mentor Program, and plan to enroll in a four-year program at CMC or a partnering school for a Bachelor’s degree or postsecondary degree.

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Andrea Walker
Pathways Coordinator