2019 Aim for the Stars Scholarship

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 1:15pm
aim for the stars scholarship

Multi-year scholarship worth $5,000 per year - apply by March 22

Adams County and Adams 12 Five Star Schools Aim for the Stars Scholarship is a multi-year scholarship worth $5,000 per year (for a total scholarship award of $20,000 over four years or $10,000 over two years). Yearly scholarship award will be divided evenly between the Fall and Spring semesters.

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To be eligible, students must be:

  • Scheduled to graduate in May 2019 from a high school in Adams 12 Five Star Schools
  • A legal US resident
  • Pell eligible as determined by financial aid criteria - Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $12,995 or less
  • Planning to attend a public two- or four-year Colorado institution of higher education as a full-time student for Fall 2019

Award recipients must:

  • Attend an awards dinner
  • Attend four Goodwill Adams County Summer Bridge program sessions
  • Check-in monthly with their Scholarship Coordinator throughout their time in college
  • Complete their degree program within their scheduled program length (i.e. not exceed the length of a two- or four-year program)
  • Submit documentation each year/semester for the grant. Required documentation includes:
  • Updated Financial Aid (FASFA)
  • Student Aid Report (SAR)
  • College/university semester schedule

Apply Now!

Application open February 11 - March 22, 2019

Questions? Contact Rochelle Garcia-Gomez at rochelle.l.garciagomez@adams12.org or (720) 972-4142.

These funds are made available by Adams County who has partnered with Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative and the Adams County Education Consortium.