Have you completed a FAFSA for the current academic year?
Are you seeking a degree or a certificate at CCA? You must be in a degree certificate program to be eligible for this scholarship.
Have you completed the current year Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the ASSET Financial Aid Application? This must be on file with CCA and in a complete status to be eligible for this scholarship.
Do you identify as a black male?
Are you classified as a Colorado resident for tuition purposes at CCA? You must be a Colorado resident to be eligible for this scholarship.
Do you consider yourself an international, immigrant or refugee student?
Are you a Veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces AND no longer receiving GI benefits?
Are you a single parent college student?
I agree that I will check my CCA email account on a regular basis and understand that all correspondence regarding the status of this scholarship application will be sent to my CCA student email address. If I am offered a scholarship, I will have two weeks to accept the scholarship and complete the post-acceptance requirements. If I miss the email notification and I do not respond within two weeks, I understand that my scholarship offer will be canceled
recent high school graduate for purposes of this application means that you graduated from high school within the last 24 months.
Are you considered an ASSET student through the Admissions Office at CCA? House Bill 19-1196, passed in May 2019, allows Colorado ASSET (Advancing Students for a Stronger Tomorrow) students to qualify for money to help pay for college. State aid, including grants, scholarships and work-study funds, will help open the door to higher education for students who have attended high school in Colorado but who are not eligible for federal financial aid.
You can apply for the CASFA (Colorado Application for State Financial Aid) here if you are considered an ASSET student.
Are you classified as a U.S. Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident or Colorado ASSET Student? You must be a U.S. Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, or Colorado ASSET Student to be eligible for this scholarship.
Please select the category or department that recommended you for this scholarship.
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Are you a member of Fitzsimons Community Credit Union?
Do you anticipate graduating from your program at CCA within the next two semesters?
Are you meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress and Measurable Academic Progress eligibility requirements of Financial Aid at CCA? You must be in a good standing with CCA Financial aid to be eligible for this scholarship.
Definitions of Satisfactory Academic Progress Status
Review of Satisfactory Academic Progress will be done shortly after the stated due date for grades at the end of each academic term.
Students who fail to meet either the quantitative or the qualitative criteria will be placed on financial aid warning or ineligible for aid
status according to the following guidelines and will be notified electronically or in writing of their status.
Good Standing: Student is eligible to receive all types of aid
Cumulative GPA: 2.0 or above.
(Some scholarship programs may require a cumulative GPA higher than 2.0 for continued eligibility.)
Cumulative Completion Rate: 67% or above.
Single term Completion: Student has passed at least one course per term with a grade of A, B, C, D, S, S/A, S/B or S/C.
Maximum Time Frame: Student has not attempted more than 150% of the required number of credits for enrolled degree
or certificate program.
Do you intend to transfer to a four-year university?