Scholarship Information

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First Generation College Student Guidebook
https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/first-generation-college-students/

Scholarship Opportunities

Interested in Scholarships Specific to Colorado? Check out these websites!

https://www.cappex.com/scholarships/ByState/Colorado/-s-s-CO/

http://www.collegescholarships.com/local/colorado-scholarships

http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com/

There are four steps entailing how to apply for scholarships.
They are: 
Preparation, Researching, Organizing and Applying 
Gaining a better understanding of each step makes it easier to develop........

Read the full exclusive article here: http://www.linkforcounselors.com/college-scholarships-ultimate-guide-2017/



Boettcher Scholarship

To be considered for the Boettcher Scholarship, a student must meet these minimum requirements:

-Be a graduating Colorado high school senior who has lived in Colorado for his or her junior and senior years of high school

-Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States

OR

Meet the requirements for Colorado ASSET AND one of (a) or (b) below:

a) Hold legal status in the United States; or

b) Meet the requirements and have applied or started the process of applying for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)**

You may visit our website to learn more about our scholarship

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Since 1939, the Denver Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., has awarded almost $500,000.00 in collegiate scholarships to deserving African American women. These scholarship awards continue the legacy of our Founders in supporting African American women in their pursuit of a college education. Denver Alumnae Scholarship awards range from a renewable $6,000 (awarded $1,500 per year over 4 years) to one-time $1,500.00 scholarships. Scholarships are awarded to students who seek to attend a 4-year university as well as community colleges and trade schools. Many of our scholarships are named in memory of influential members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.,  and who were and are pillars in the Denver Community:


· Irma Hudson Memorial Scholarship 

Founder, Shulé Saturday School
· Gloria Travis Tanner Certificate/Technical/Associate Degree Scholarship 
First African American woman elected to serve as a Colorado state senator
· Ruby Kirk Gray Memorial Scholarship 
Founder, Caldwell-Kirk Mortuary

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., is a public service organization founded in 1913, at Howard University by 22 dynamic college-educated women. Delta Sigma Theta’s 5-Point Program Thrust provides the structure to how we serve the African American community. The 5-Point Program Thrusts are: Economic Development, Educational Development, International Awareness and Involvement, Physical and Mental Health and Political Awareness and Involvement.  

We are asking that you please share this scholarship information and the attached flyer with your African American female students.  Also keep in mind that we also offer scholarships for students interested in community colleges and trade schools. 

Eligibility Requirements (see application link below for full Eligibility Requirements): 

· Be an African American female
· Be residing in the Denver metropolitan area
· Be graduating from high school, a high school graduate, or earned a GED
· Have applied to an accredited 2 or 4-year college or university, or an accredited technical school
· Have a minimum grade point average of:
3.00 on a 4.00 scale (the type of award received may depend on the GPA of the applicant)
· Not be a daughter of a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
· All required scholarship materials are received by February 1, 2020

For full eligibility information, please visit www.denverdeltas.org/programs/scholarship

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You can view the scholarship here: https://www.hurtcallbert.com/scholarships/

There will be three scholarships awarded, ranging from $2,500 to $1,000. The deadline to apply is March 17th, 2020.