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  • Budge Bishop Memorial Scholarship - Due April 28.

  • Southeast Colorado Cattlewomen - Due April 15. Your declared major must be ag related.

  • Springfield Scholarship Fund - Due May 5, 2022. There will be 2 $1000 scholarships awarded to graduating seniors at Springfield High School!

  • Peoples Credit Union - Due March 21, 2022

  • Colorado Society of Mayflower Descendants Scholarship - You do NOT need to be a Mayflower Descendant. Due May 1, 2022.

  • Clifford Van Campen Memorial Scholarship - Due April 15, 2022

  • ARPA and Town of Springfield

  • Colorado Garden Foundation

  • PB& J - For students who have experienced personal challenges. No GPA requirement. Or find the application here.

  • First FarmBank - You do NOT need to be a First FarmBank customer to be eligible for this award. Find a fillable .pdf application here, or a printable scan of the application here.

  • Golden Plains Insurance - Due April 15, 2022. A $2000 scholarship. You do NOT need to be a Golden Plains Insurance customer in order to be awarded this scholarship.

  • Skyland Grain - Due April 1, 2022

  • Zonta Club Scholarships

  • 2021-2022 DriveSafe Scholarship Competition

  • 2021-2022 College Drive Scholarship Competition

  • R. B. Holt Foundation Scholarship  You must attend one of the following Colorado colleges:  CU Boulder, UCCS, UCD, CSU, CSU Pueblo, CSM

  • Rutherford Trust Scholarship (application requirements)   Please visit with Mrs. Walker before submitting this scholarship

  • Hagan Scholarship Hagan Scholarship recipients are high achieving, self-motivated students who will require substantial financial assistance to attend college. The Hagan Scholarship provides up to $48,000 over four years; nine hundred twenty-seven Hagan Scholars from 43 states are currently enrolled at 358 colleges and universities.

  • Springfield Lions Club Scholarship

  • Daniels Scholarship Fund

  • McClave State Bank - You must be a customer, or have a parent who is a customer or stockholder of McClave State Bank in order to be eligible for this scholarship.

  • White Rose Scholarship Foundation

  • Daniels Fund Scholarship Program Now open. Deadline for applications is Monday, November 15, 2021 at 4 p.m. Requirements for the scholarship: 3.0 GPA, 490 Math SAT, 490 EBRW SAT (Must be on the same test), and parents' Adjusted Gross Income no more than $85,000 on 2020 tax return. (If there are other dependents, the AGI goes up. ) Check out all the information on the Daniels Fund website.

  • Elks Scholarships:

    • 2022 MVS Contest is Open.

      The 2022 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest opened on Monday, August 2. The MVS scholarship is open to high school seniors who are U.S. citizens. The 500 four-year scholarships are awarded based on academics, service, leadership, and financial need.

      Apply by November 15, 2021. Learn more about the MVS contest and find the application link at

    • In 2021-22, the Elks National Foundation will award $4.6 million in college scholarships, ensuring a bright future for our nation’s youth. As important members of the Elks family, Elks scholars have many social and service opportunities to connect with the Elks and one another. For more information about our scholarship programs, and for ways Lodges can get involved with Elks scholars, visit

    • 2022 Legacy Awards Contest is Open.

      The 2022 Legacy Awards contest launched on September 1, 2021. Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships for high school seniors who are the children and/or grandchildren of dues-paying Elks.

      Any child or grandchild (or stepchild, step-grandchild or legal ward) of an Elk who joined the Order on or before April 1, 2019, is eligible to apply. Legacy scholars are required to serve with a Lodge every year. Legacy Awards applications are due on or before February 7, 2022. Learn more about the Legacy contest at

      Interested applicants should visit to apply.

SECPA/Tri-State G&T Scholarship:

  • Southeast Colorado Power Association (SECPA) will be offering ten $1,000 scholarships to

     students whose parents are members of SECPA.


      At the same time, Tri-State Generation and Transmission also offers a $1,000 scholarship to

     eligible students.


    • Qualifying requirements for these scholarships are as follows:

      • 1.   Student’s parents must be a member of SECPA.

      • 2.   The student must be a graduating senior for the 2021-2022 school year.

      • 3.   Student must plan to attend a two or four year college, or trade or other non-traditional

              secondary educational institutions.


      • 4.   In addition to the student’s application, we need copies of their school transcript, letters of

          recommendation and a short letter stating why they feel they are deserving and what their

         major will be in school.

  • In addition, Basin Electric will be awarding a $1000 scholarship to one student in the SECPA

    member territory.  With this application, students must have maintained at least a 3.8 grade point

      average, and meet the same criteria as in paragraph three above.

  • Students may apply for both the

     SECPA/Tri-State Scholarship, as well as the Basin.

    All eligible students may apply for any or all three of the above-described scholarships.

    When applying for the Southeast Colorado Power or Tri-State scholarships, use the SECPA/Tri-State

     Scholarship Application. If applying for the Basin Scholarship, use the Basin Application. 



  • Applications are available online at: community/scholarships.  



  • All applications must be in the La Junta office by February 7, 2022 to:

    Southeast Colorado Power Association, Attention: Scholarships

    P.O. Box 521

    La Junta, CO 81050-0521

    If you have any questions, please contact Debbie Howard at 719-383-1314