Scholarship application is due by midnight on March 1st. Before being eligible for scholarship, applicants must apply for admission.

The Northeastern Hope and Vision Scholarship DOES NOT require completion of this form. Find out more about Northeastern Hope and Vision scholarships here.

If applying for agricultural department scholarships, please complete the grey section and the additional questions at the end of this form. Learn more about NJC's Institutional scholarships here.

S Number:
First Name:
Last Name:
High School:
Graduation Year:
ACT or SAT score:
*Intended Major
*2nd Major
    *Undecided majors may not be considered for some scholarships.
Are you interested in the Presidential Honors Program?
(What is the Honors Program?)
Are you a State Officer in a Colorado Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO) (FBLA, FCCLA, FFA, HOSA, etc.)


Write an essay (500 words or less) explaining why you should be awarded a NJC Foundation scholarship and your goals for during and after college. Please include any particularly outstanding academic or extra-curricular accomplishments as well as reasons for greater than normal financial need.


Resume Items

Please list items you would include in a resume, including school and community activities, organizations, and employment.


If you are not interested in applying for Agriculture Scholarships, please scroll to the bottom of the page and click "Submit Application."

Agriculture Scholarships - Optional

If you are interested in Agriculture Department Scholarships please include the answers to the following questions:

Are you interested in being considered for a National Western Stock Show and Rodeo Scholarship?
(See Note Below):

NWSS Qualifications and Requirements:

  • To be considered you must have been a former participant in the National Western Stock Show during the annual January show (showing, judging, working in the volunteer program, or participating in a sanctioned 4-H/FFA project).
  • Participation in shows held at NWSS at times other than the actual January Stock Show dates for each specific year DO NOT qualify you for a NWSS scholarship.
  • Participation in National Western 4-H Roundup or pre-Denver Horse Show DOES NOT constitute eligibility.
  • Applicants must mail in a statement describing their participation in the National Western Stock Show and Rodeo. This statement should include a list of years and specific NWSS activities.
  • Applicants must also submit a letter of support from a person (not a family member) who is familiar with your participation and involvement in the NWSS.
  • Description and letter of support can be mailed to:

    Agriculture and Technical Department
    Scholarship Committee - Beedie-Hamil Hall
    100 College Ave.
    Sterling, CO 80751

Do you have a second choice for a major in the agriculture and technical field?
If Yes, What is that second Choice?
Provide a summary of your experience and/or career plans in the cattle industry. (Limit 150 words)
If your family is/was a customer of Premier Farm Credit or another Farm Credit Branch, please list the branch:
Please provide the names, addresses and phone numbers of three (3) references:
Reference One:
Reference Two:
Reference Three: