Our Opportunities



NOTE: The application period will open December 1, 2020 through February 15, 2021 for the 2021-2022 academic year. Thank you.


Scholarship award amounts are for general information purposes only and should not be considered a guarantee of what you will receive if selected. Actual award amounts vary based on students’ individual eligibility, funds available, and other factors.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$200.00 AACTE/MOPH Teacher Education Scholarship
AACTE/MOPH Scholarship is awarded to students interested in professional training related to teaching/aiding the disabled. Must show documented...
AACTE/MOPH Scholarship is awarded to students interested in professional...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $200.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 AAUW Cheryl Jackson Scholarship
Award will support a student with a minimum 3.00 GPA with preference given to a nontraditional student. Award amount varies up to $1000.
Award will support a student with a minimum 3.00 GPA with preference...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 AAUW Janet Watson Scholarship
Janet Watson AAUW Scholarship is awarded to a female, non-traditional student at least 24 years of age. Must have and maintain a minimum 3.00 GPA;...
Janet Watson AAUW Scholarship is awarded to a female, non-traditional...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 AAUW Virginia Schoser Scholarship
American Association of University Women (AAUW) Scholarship is awarded to a female, non-traditional student at least 24 years of age. Must have...
American Association of University Women (AAUW) Scholarship is awarded...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$500.00 Al Lancaster Anthropology Scholarship
Al Lancaster Scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in Anthropology with a minimum 3.00 GPA and enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester. ...
Al Lancaster Scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Al Rose/Marion Jarvis Music Scholarship
Al Rose/Marion Jarvis Scholarship is awarded to a full time sophomore or higher class, majoring in Music, with a 3.00 minimum GPA. Freshman...
Al Rose/Marion Jarvis Scholarship is awarded to a full time sophomore or...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Alfred Camp Memorial Scholarship
Alfred Camp Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a Colorado resident at any class level with any major considered. Preference but not limited to...
Alfred Camp Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a Colorado resident at...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$300.00 Alice Lancaster "Pioneer" Scholarship
Alice Lancaster “Pioneer” Scholarship is awarded to a full-time junior, senior or post-baccalaureat, enrolled in the Teacher Education Program and...
Alice Lancaster “Pioneer” Scholarship is awarded to a full-time junior,...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $300.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Allsup Accounting Scholarship
Allsup Accounting Scholarship is awarded to a full time sophomore, junior or senior, majoring in any school of business program with a 3.00 minimum...
Allsup Accounting Scholarship is awarded to a full time sophomore,...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$500.00 Alumni Scholarship
Alumni Scholarship is awarded to a child or grandchild of an alumnus/alumna of Fort Lewis College. Minimum GPA requirement is 2.70 and student must...
Alumni Scholarship is awarded to a child or grandchild of an...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 American Ag Credit Scholarship
American Ag Credit Scholarship is for juniors or senior with a minimum 3.0 GPA who are majoring in business, accounting, or finance, with an...
American Ag Credit Scholarship is for juniors or senior with a minimum...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
Varies, up to $1000/year American Indian Supplemental Existence Fund (AISEF)
The American Indian Supplemental Existence Fund (AISEF), was established in 1990 through the efforts of the Duane and Wendy Grant of the...
The American Indian Supplemental Existence Fund (AISEF), was established...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: Varies, up to $1000/year
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,250.00 Anderson Family Scholarship
Anderson Family Scholarship is awarded to a high school graduate who will be a first generation college student. Must be a resident of La Plata...
Anderson Family Scholarship is awarded to a high school graduate who...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,250.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$500.00 Andy Senti Scholarship
This scholarship is for Biology majors who have chosen the Ecology and Organismic options. Student must be a sophomore or above. A letter or...
This scholarship is for Biology majors who have chosen the Ecology and...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$0.00 Angela Ray Shepherd
The Angela and Ray Shepherd Scholarship is for first generation students who have graduated from any high school in the southwest region of...
The Angela and Ray Shepherd Scholarship is for first generation students...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/15/2021
Varies Art Scholarship
The Art Scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior majoring in Art with a minimum 2.50 GPA . One-page essay required demonstrating financial...
The Art Scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior majoring in Art...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Athletes To End Alzheimer's Scholarship
In honor of Stan Rabbe, a retired counselor at Durango High and Miller Middle schools, and others with Alzheimer’s disease, a scholarship is being...
In honor of Stan Rabbe, a retired counselor at Durango High and Miller...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Barker Family Scholarship
Barker Family Scholarship is awarded to a Colorado resident at any class level with preference to business majors, second to art majors, and third...
Barker Family Scholarship is awarded to a Colorado resident at any class...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Barr, Robert and Roberta Teacher Education Scholarship
Scholarship will support students who are a Colorado resident; in good academic standing; involved in the community; have a 3.00 GPA or better; not...
Scholarship will support students who are a Colorado resident; in good...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Bart Betow Memorial Scholarship
Bart Betow Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full time freshman or sophomore who has financial need, and has and maintains a minimum 3.00 GPA. ...
Bart Betow Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full time freshman or...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$0.00 Black Student Union Scholarship Fund
Students must be an active member of the Black Student Union. Award amount to be determined.
Students must be an active member of the Black Student Union. Award...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Blackstone Trust Womens Resource Center Non-Trad Scholarship
Blackstone Trust Womens Resource Center Non-Trad Scholarship is awarded to any class level with preference given to a female who has been a La...
Blackstone Trust Womens Resource Center Non-Trad Scholarship is awarded...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1000 Bonnie Albright Scholarship
Bonnie J. Albright Scholarship is for students enrolled in the Teacher Education Program seeking a professional license in K-12 secondary,...
Bonnie J. Albright Scholarship is for students enrolled in the Teacher...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1000
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,250.00 BP America Energy Scholarship
BP America Energy Scholarship is awarded to full time, in-state or reciprocal students, with a minimum 3.00 GPA. Must have an interest in the...
BP America Energy Scholarship is awarded to full time, in-state or...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,250.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$0.00 Brandsma Family Engineering Scholarship
Scholarship for students majoring in Engineering. Award amount is $1000
Scholarship for students majoring in Engineering. Award amount is $1000
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$750.00 Brent Janus Memorial Scholarship
Brent Janus Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full time sophomore or higher class, with preference to majors in Physics first and Political...
Brent Janus Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full time sophomore or...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$2,000.00 C and G Treat Scholarship
C and G Treat Scholarship is awarded to a full time student with a minimum 2.80 GPA. Must improve GPA to qualify for renewal and must have...
C and G Treat Scholarship is awarded to a full time student with a...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$5,000.00 Callendar Chemistry Scholarship
Callendar Chemistry Scholarship is awarded to a sophomore, junior or senior with intent to pursue a career in pharmacy, pharmacology or a related...
Callendar Chemistry Scholarship is awarded to a sophomore, junior or...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Callisto & Catherine Luchini Scholarship
Calliston & Catherine Luchini Scholarship is awarded to a graduate of any of the following high schools: Durango, Bayfield, Igancio or Pagosa...
Calliston & Catherine Luchini Scholarship is awarded to a graduate of...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Captain Jeff Kuss Scholarship
This scholarship will support a student who is a U.S. Military Veteran, or a child of a U.S. Military Veteran. Student must be full time and in a...
This scholarship will support a student who is a U.S. Military Veteran,...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$500.00 Carleno Memorial Scholarship
Carleno Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students who are interested in a major leading to any medical field. Must have and maintain a minimum...
Carleno Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students who are interested...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Carroll Peterson Scholarship
Carroll Peterson Scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior majoring in English/Communications, with a minimum 3.00 GPA. Award amount varies up...
Carroll Peterson Scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior majoring...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Cecil Gardipe Scholarship
Cecil Gardipe Scholarship is awarded to any class level who has and maintains a minimum 2.75 GPA. Award amount varies up to $1000.
Cecil Gardipe Scholarship is awarded to any class level who has and...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$5,000.00 Cecilia J. Josephine M. Sponsel Scholarship
Cecilia J. Josephine M. Sponsel Scholarship is awarded to students with preference to residents of La Plata or Montezuma County, and second...
Cecilia J. Josephine M. Sponsel Scholarship is awarded to students with...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$2,000.00 Charles Carson Scholarship Fund
This scholarship supports students majoring in the Physics or Engineering Program and will be awarded upon recommendations by the...
This scholarship supports students majoring in the Physics or...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$500.00 Charles H. Reid Scholarship
Charles H. Reid Education Scholarship is awarded to a full time student with a 3.00 minimum GPA, and has been admitted to the Teacher Licensure...
Charles H. Reid Education Scholarship is awarded to a full time student...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/15/2021
Varies Cheryl Carson Student Award Fund
This scholarship supports students majoring in Psychology. One award will be given to the most outstanding Psychology student per recommendation...
This scholarship supports students majoring in Psychology. One award...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2021
$300.00 Cindy Watson Scholarship
Cindy Watson Scholarship is awarded to a student who graduated from any of the Western Colorado High Schools. Must have and maintain a minimum...
Cindy Watson Scholarship is awarded to a student who graduated from any...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $300.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$0.00 Civic Match Scholarship
This scholarship is a one-time match of up to $500 from Fort Lewis College to boost the scholarship you received from any civic organization in any...
This scholarship is a one-time match of up to $500 from Fort Lewis...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Coleman, Jeremy and Judith Study Abroad
Jeremy and Judith Coleman Study Abroad Scholarship is awarded to a SOBA student planning a study abroad trip. Essay is required. Award amount...
Jeremy and Judith Coleman Study Abroad Scholarship is awarded to a SOBA...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$125.00 Connie Hilb-Lundquist Scholarship
Connie Hilb-Lundquist Scholarship is awarded to a full time student who has completed 30 credits at Fort Lewis College, and has and maintians a...
Connie Hilb-Lundquist Scholarship is awarded to a full time student who...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $125.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Constance Frick Accounting Scholarship
Constance Frick Scholarship is awarded to a full time student majoring in Accounting in the School of Business, with a 3.00 minimum GPA. ...
Constance Frick Scholarship is awarded to a full time student majoring...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$500.00 Craig F. Mclean Scholarship
Craig F. Mclean Scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior, majoring in English/Communications, with a minimum 2.50 GPA. Special preference to...
Craig F. Mclean Scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior, majoring...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$2,000.00 Craig-Dyer Scholarship
Craig-Dyer Scholarship is awarded to any graduate of high schools in La Plata County and/or Archuleta County. Priority to students planning to...
Craig-Dyer Scholarship is awarded to any graduate of high schools in La...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$100.00 David Berg Scholarship
David Berg Scholarship is awarded to any eligible Theater major that is entering their junior or senior year. Minimum 2.50 GPA is required and...
David Berg Scholarship is awarded to any eligible Theater major that is...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $100.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$2,000.00 David Olseth Art Scholarship
David Olseth Scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior majoring in Art with a minimum 2.50 GPA . One-page essay required demonstrating financial...
David Olseth Scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior majoring in...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Dean and Betty Wolcott Scholarship
Dean and Betty Wolcott Scholarship is awarded to any class level student who has financial need and has and maintains a minimum 2.00 GPA. Award...
Dean and Betty Wolcott Scholarship is awarded to any class level student...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000.00 Dean Ernest H. Bader Memorial Scholarship
Dean Ernest H. Bader Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a senior who has financial need and has a minimum 2.50 GPA. Priority to applicants who are...
Dean Ernest H. Bader Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a senior who has...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021
$500 Debra Lehl Scholarship
The Debra Lehl Scholarship was established on January 9, 2019 to support students majoring in English at Fort Lewis College. Preference for...
The Debra Lehl Scholarship was established on January 9, 2019 to support...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline02/15/2021
$3,000.00 Debra Parmenter Scholarship
Debra Parmenter Scholarship is awarded to any class level student who has financial need and has and maintains a minimum 2.80 GPA. Award amount...
Debra Parmenter Scholarship is awarded to any class level student who...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline02/15/2021