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Scholarship Information


A scholarship is an award given to a student who meets certain requirements. These requirements vary with each particular scholarship and could be based upon a variety of criteria: merit-based, need-based, affiliation with a specific group, community service, specific major (just to name a few).


To find out more about scholarships,

follow the links on the right




CCHS Scholarships List


The CCHS Scholarship List is a compilation of scholarships that can be used at the post-secondary training of your choice; the links are listed on the right. There you will find the scholarships we become aware of with brief information about the scholarship and most importantly, the link directly to the scholarship or organization offering the scholarship. Though the list is continually updated, dates and other information do change and cannot be guaranteed. Please check the website of the scholarship for the most recent information or with the Counseling Office.


Local/Fremont County Scholarships


In addition to the CCHS Scholarship List, Fremont County has some wonderful, generous donors who value CCHS and Fremont County students furthering their education. These scholarships are available to seniors during the spring semester and will be announced in mid to late February. 


Colorado College/University Financial Aid & Scholarships


College and University Financial Aid offices offer a variety of scholarships available to incoming freshmen.  Within this section, we have listed links to the Colorado higher education institutions Financial Aid offices where you will find their scholarships and application processes.

Scholarship Search Engines


Scholarship search engines on the web are a useful tool in searching for scholarships, however, keep in mind the following:


  • You should never have to pay for a scholarship search
  • Some search engines require you to fill out lengthy profiles