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Brighton Elks Lodge #1586 Scholarship $1,000 Two 4 year scholarships awarded per year. Must be a high school senior due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college, university, trade or technical school and have a GPA between 2.0 and 3.4. Only students that attend the following schools may apply: Brighton High School, Bolt Academy, Innovations and Options, Goal high School, Eagle Ridge Academy, Prairie View High School, Brighton Leadership Academy, Riverdale Ridge High School, Fort Lupton High School, Weld Central High School, Horizon High School, Ridge View Academy Charter School, Our Lady Help of Christians, Home School (in Lodge jurisdiction). For more information please contact Katie Acklam at or visit
Brighton Housing Authority $10,000 Four $2,500 scholarships available. Applicants must be a high school student due to be enrolled in an accredited vocational, trade school, college or university with a 2.5 GPA.
City of Brighton Employee Charities Scholarship $500 Must attend 27J School District, have a 2.5 GPA, letter of acceptance from a college, university, technical or vocational school. Documentation of community service, letter of recommendation, 500-word essay on positive community service. Must not be related to a BEC Committee Member. Contact Sheryl Johnson at for the application.
Latinas First Foundation Scholarship 2024 $2,500 Applicant must be a Colorado resident, be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university, and have a 2.5 GPA. Residents that qualify for ASSET may also apply. Must submit an essay based on the questions found on their website.
Quality Community Foundation Scholarship Opportunity $4,000 Applicant must be a Commerce City resident, be enrolled or due to be enrolled in an accredited college, university, or vocational school in Colorado and have a 2.0 GPA. For more information and to apply, visit
United Power Scholarship $20,500 Total of 18 scholarships available. For students whose families are served by United Power or dependents of members.