Colorado Springs

There are many scholarships for Colorado Springs students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Colorado Springs, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Colorado Springs students in the following categories:

Colorado Springs High School Scholarships
Colorado Springs College Scholarships
Colorado Springs University Scholarships

Scholarships

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 2022
$2,000
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be: A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States; B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States; C) A parent who...

Niche $50,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$50,000
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true! It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $50,000 (our biggest scholarship yet!) to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses! Who Can Apply All high school and college students, as well as anyone looking...

"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 29, 2022
$7,000
To be eligible for the No Essay Smart Owl Scholarship: A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories B) You must be 16 years of age or older C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high school D) You must be located...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 01, 2022
$25,145
The $25,050 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply. To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being: A) Earnest B) Determined C) Moving The scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most...

To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing...

BigFuture Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 2022
$40,000
The Scholarship Program is open to seniors in high school who meet the eligibility requirements. If you are an eligible student, by completing a college planning step using your College Board account, you will automatically earn a chance to win a $500 scholarship and an additional chance to win a $40,000 scholarship. There are no essay, minimum GPA, test score,...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Adult & Family Literacy
Aspen Valley High School
Bijou Alternative Program
Carmel Middle School
Challenger Middle School
Cheyenne Mountain High School
Cheyenne Mountain Junior High School
Civa Charter Academy
Civa Charter School
Colorado Prep Academy
Colorado Springs Early Colleges
Community Preparatory Charter School
Coronado High School
Discovery Canyon Campus High School
Discovery High School
Doherty High School
Eagleview Middle School
Emerson-Edison Junior Charter Academy
Fox Meadow Middle School
Hanover High School
Harrison High School
High School Preparatory Academy
Holmes Middle School
Horizon Middle School
Irving Middle School
James Irwin Charter High School
James Irwin Charter Middle School
Jenkins Middle School
Liberty High School
Life Skills Center Of Colorado Springs
Mann Middle School
Mesa Ridge High School
Mitchell High School
Mountain Ridge Middle School
New Horizons Day School
North Middle School
Palmer High School
Panorama Middle School
Pikes Peak Prep
Pine Creek High School
Rampart High School
Russell Middle School
Sabin Middle School
Sand Creek High School
Shivers Academy Charter School
Sierra High School
Skyview Middle School
Springs Studio For Academic Excellence
Sproul Junior High School
The Classical Academy High School
The Vanguard School
Thomas Maclaren State Charter School
Timberview Middle School
Vista Ridge High School
Wasson High School
Watson Junior High School
West Intergenerational Center
Widefield High School

The city of Colorado Springs, Colorado is a Home Rule Municipality in El Paso County. The south-central Colorado city serves as the county seat also. It is situated within the southern portion of Colorado State. Colorado Springs is situated 65 miles or 106 km south of the City of Denver, which is the Colorado State Capitol. It is situated on Fountain Creek and stands 1.6km or just more than 1 mile above sea level, though certain parts of the city are much lower and significantly higher. Colorado Springs is elevated at 1839 m or 6035 feet.

Located close to Pikes Peak, the city of Colorado Springs is situated on the eastern edge of the Southern Rocky Mountains. Colorado Springs most recent census numbers have the city at over 415,000 people. This makes the city of Colorado Springs Colorado's second largest city. It was also ranked as the 41st most heavily populated city within the United States. During the year 2010, the Colorado Springs MSA or Metropolitan Statistical Area had an estimated population of 645,613. Colorado Springs is the largest by measures of area in the state, covering 482 km2 or 186.1 square miles.

Colorado Springs' economy is mostly dependent upon tourism, high-technology, and the military. The service sectors have just seen more growth. Several of the largest employers within the city are derived from the defense industry, because they play a huge part in the economy of Colorado Springs. A large portion of this particular industry is dedicated to the operation and development of many projects for missile defense. The aerospace business has additionally influenced the economy of Colorado Springs. Slight increase has been recorded even if a portion of defense corporations have downsized or left city campuses.

The city's various defence contractors consist of: General Dynamics, SAIC, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, L-3 Communications, Harris Corporation, Boeing and ITT.

A vital part in Colorado Springs is due to the United States Military. Colorado Springs is home to both Army and Army and Air Force bases. These many military installations order the city of Colorado Springs, towards the south and the east and to the north, not including Schriever Air Force Base, that is situated east of the city within El Paso County.

The manufacturing of high-tech equipment and complex electronic equipment accounts for a big percentage of the city's economy. In the past 6 years, the high-technology sector within Colorado Springs has considerably downsized from 21,000 to around 8,000. There have been significant reductions within information technology and complex electronic equipment. Tourism has also slowed down and in terms of jobs and total income generated the high-tech sector remains second to the military. Research regarding current trends show that the employment ratio for the high-tech sector would continue to lessen in the near future.