Scholarships in Denver

Diane Dawson Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: April 16

Applicant must be a graduating senior at a high school in the greater Sacramento or Denver area who has a parent/legal guardian with terminal cancer or other terminal illness, or who have lost a parent to a terminal disease during their tenure in high school. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.

The Princeton Prize

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 31

Applicant must be a high school student who has been actively involved in volunteer work that has had a significant impact on race relations. Two applications required; one from applicant, one from applicant's supporter.