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Boettcher Scholarship

The Boettcher Scholarship application is now open!

The Boettcher Scholarship is a highly selective merit based scholarship with a lengthy application due on November 1st.  Students interested in the Boettcher Scholarship can apply directly through the website at

Go to to learn more about the Boettcher Scholarship, including the two new scholarship models. More information can also be found on the website, in particular the “Application Process, Eligibility & Selection Criteria” page and the “Frequently Asked Questions.” The FAQs, which include responses to the challenges posed by COVID-19, will help students to make informed decisions about whether to apply, as the application process is competitive and time-consuming.

This scholarship has changed from previous years and now has two different scholarship models. For more information or if you have questions, please see Mrs. Neumann in the counseling office.

Scholarship Searches

Naviance --> Colleges--> National scholarship match

College / University Scholarship Links

The following links will direct you to specific scholarship and financial aid websites for some of our area colleges & universities.

University of Colorado at Boulder

University of Colorado at Denver

Metropolitan State University

Colorado State University 

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

Front Range Community College

Community College of Denver

Colorado Mesa University

Colorado School of MINES

University of Denver

University of Northern Colorado

Regis University

Western Colorado University

University of Wyoming

FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid

FAFSA - if you are headed to college, you need to complete the FAFSA. Click on the link to get more information.

Frequently Asked Questions for FAFSA, financial aid, student loans, government programs

The websites in this section may answer some of the most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) re: FAFSA, financial aid, student loans, government programs, etc.

  • the most popular source for FAQs re: how to calculate EFC [Estimated Family Contribution], links to college financial aid pages, student loan info, other basics about financial aid plus a scholarship search
  • info on how to fund your post-secondary education
  • info from Dept. of Education on government financial aid
  • info on Free Application for Federal Student Aid
  • site to create your fafsa id
  • general info on student loans plus step-by-step info on financial aid process

Frequently Asked Questions for ACT / SAT

The websites in this section may answer some of the most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) re:  ACT / SAT registration & practice, NCAA, culinary schools, study tips, career searches, etc.

  • info from ACT re: ACT exam, test dates, registration, practice tests and financial aid
  • info from College Board re: SAT exam, test dates, registration, etc.
  • info on qualifications and process for playing sports at Division I and II colleges

Colorado Leadership Alliance

The websites in this section will give you information and links for applying to Colorado's nationally-recognized Leadership Development Programs at Colorado 4-year universities.