Motivated, college-bound high school seniors in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming are encouraged to apply for the Daniels Scholarship Program at www.danielsfund.org. The application session ends at 4 p.m. Nov. 30.
The Daniels Scholarship Program provides the opportunity to attend college at accredited nonprofit colleges or universities in the United States, with financial and personal support. Selected scholars are offered resources beyond financial assistance needed for a college degree. The goal is to help accepted students be successful in college, start careers and be involved in their community.
The four-year scholarship is “last dollar,” which covers student needs after financial aid and applied expected family contributions. For students who attend a partner school in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah or Wyoming, expected family contributions will be covered.
For a list of partner schools, visit www.danielsfund.org/scholarships/partnerschools.asp.
To be eligible for the scholarship, students must:
Be a United States citizen and resident of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah or Wyoming.Be a high school senior graduating from a high school in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah or Wyoming during the 2017-2018 school year.Earn a minimum SAT math score of 470 and evidence-based reading and writing score of 450, or earn ACT scores of at least 17 in math, English, reading and science categories; super-scoring is not accepted.Demonstrate financial need.For more information, visit www.danielsfund.org.