Senior Information

Class of 2017 

Class Day: May 25th, 1:00 p.m.

Graduation: May 27th 10:00 a.m.

Senior Checklist for college bound students:

1. ACT retakes sign up online at
2. Apply for FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) online in October. New application will be available as of January 1st, go to FAFSA website and apply for you and your child’s PIN number now. There is also a helpful worksheet that will help you fill out the application. File your taxes early!
3. Applications to College(s)
4. Letters of Recommendation 3 or 4
5. Resume
6. Scholarships – apply year-round

Helpful Websites: (Hispanic Scholarship Fund)

Senior Advisors:
Karl Remsen:
Cody Jump:
Kelly Hofer:
Colin McFee:
Maura Cremin:
Mona Cloys (DOOR): 


Scholarship availability varies from year to year.  Paper applications will be in the guidance office or with your advisor when they are available, or the website will be listed.

Alpha Sigma Scholarship
Delta Kappa Gamma Society International
Eligibility Requirements:
-Must be a graduating senior woman who is planning to pursue a degree in a field related to education
-Applicant must plan to enroll in an accredited university/college in the upcoming summer or fall term.

Alpha Sigma Scholarship 2015

Cecil Clifford
-Need based
-Short Essay
-2 letters of recommendation

Cecil Clifford Charitable Trust Scholarship 2015

Chris Quinn Scholarship
Eligibility Requirements:
*3.0 or higher GPA
*Personal Essay
*High School transcript
*3 letters of Recommendation
*copy of parents income tax return

Chris Quinn Scholarship 2015

Colorado Mason’s Benevolent Fund Scholarship
Eligibility Requirements:

-Open to all graduating seniors in public schools in Colorado who will attend a school of higher education
-Go to apply
-Must set up an interview with local Chapter prior to Feb. 1st   Call Bob Trezise at 970-827-9134

Colorado Garden Show, INC
Eligibility Requirements:
-Must be an incoming freshmen at a public Colorado college or university
-Must major in one of their recommended fields of study
-Complete packet from the Guidance office scholarship room

Colorado Garden Foundation 2015

Colorado Young Farmers Educational Association Scholarship
Eligibility Requirements:
-Student must be enrolled as a full-time student at a Colorado junior/community college, college or university, and be a Colorado resident
-Fill out packet from the guidance office scholarship room

Colorado Young Farmers Educational Association Scholarship 2016

Climax Molybdenum
Seniors interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) careers and/or Mining related career paths

Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund

-US Citizen or permanent resident of US
-GPA 3.0 or higher
-Attending 4 year college or university
-Demonstrate Leadership through community service and other extra curricular activities
-Combined adjusted income of the parents cannot exceed $60,000

Leadville Trail 100
Eligibility Requirements:

-Must be graduating LCHS Seniors going on to higher education
-Must attach a copy of a letter of acceptance from the college, vocational school, etc. they plan on attending
-That’s all
Lila B. Nelson
Eligibility Requirements:
-Graduating senior with a cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher.
-Must have been enrolled in Lake County School District for 4 years prior to graduation.
-Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university.
-Financial need may be used as a basis for selection.
Mayflower Scholarship
Eligibility Requirements:
-Must be a resident of Colorado
-High school senior planning to attend higher education
-An essay on a topic given in the application, evidence of activities, leadership, and honors received, GPA and class rank, letter of recommendation, and mayflower ancestry if pertinent
-Complete application can be downloaded at
Mary B Cassidy:  Lions Club
-Personal Essay
-3 letters of recommendation
-copy of parents 1040 or 1040A
-Attend Colorado Mountain College
Society of Engineers
Eligibility Requirements:
-Must be a gradating female from Colorado or Wyoming planning to major in ABET accredited engineering, computing, or engineering technology program.

The Summit Foundation
Eligibility Requirements:
-Student must attend one of the following High Schools:
-South Park High School
-Leadville High School
-West Grand High School
-Vail Mountain School
-Scholarships are only available for students and/or parents that reside or work in Summit County
-Students must be attending an accredited post-secondary educational institution
-Fill out application from the guidance office

Summit Foundation 2015

Sylvia Stoner Memorial Student Grant
P.E.O scholarship application

Eligibility Requirements:
-Graduating Senior girl of Lake County High School
-Resident of Lake County
-Must attend an accredited university or college in upcoming summer or fall term
-Only completed applications received on or before the deadline will be eligible

Sylvia Stoner Memorial Student Grant 2016

The Summit Foundation has partnered with local radio stations KSMT and Lift 106 to offer various scholarship opportunities:
*Two monthly scholarships will be given out between the months of Jan. and May.
*** KSMT 102 and Lift 106 scholarships are $1,000.00 each and will be awarded monthly to a senior recognizing their community service and volunteerism
In addition to the monthly scholarships, NRC Broadcasting is offering a Communications Scholarship for $3,000.00; 2 Technical/Vocational Studies scholarships for $2, 500.00 each; and an Agricultural scholarship for $5,000.00


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