This is to notify you of the fourth annual Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office Scholarship Fund for graduating senior students in Montezuma County. The scholarship award is for $1000 dollars for the selected applicant. This award is only for students that will further their education in the State of Colorado. Use the grant application from the Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office.
The County Sheriffs of Colorado is offering a separate scholarship award for $500. This award is only for graduating senior students that will further their education in the State of Colorado. Use the grant application from the County Sheriffs of Colorado. Go to their website to download the application at: www.coloradosheriffs.org
Program Philosophy Statement
The Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office has established a scholarship program for 2021. This effort is a meaningful expression of the Sheriffs’ confidence in and respect for education and training. We consider this an investment in the future and we believe that we are helping to provide deserving students with an opportunity to make a positive contribution to society as a whole.
Disbursement of Funds
Checks will only be made out and sent to the college or school of the winner’s enrollment after they have gone through the college the schools financial department with their letter of award.
Use of Funds
Application Process & Criteria
Scholarship Selection Criteria Include
We are looking for students who have been actively involved in their schools and communities and who have demonstrated leadership, initiative and high level of involvement throughout their high school careers.
The Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office Award recipient may attend a school based upon their personal needs, future goals, intended field of study and individual preference. We suggest students tour the schools, visit with faculty and students, and research the wide variety of honors, leadership and research programs available at these institutions before making a commitment to any on school.
Applicants submitting other forms will be disqualified. Note that both Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office and the County Sheriffs of Colorado each have a separate and different form. Applications must be obtained through our website at www.montezumasheriff.org or the application may be emailed to you upon request: email@example.com. Both are due on February 25, 2021, at 4:30 p.m.
We appreciate you helping us communicate this scholarship opportunity. If we can be of assistance in forwarding this information to your staff, please do not hesitate to call the Scholarship Director, Cindy Ramsay, 970-739-3566 (cell). Contact Cindy Ramsay to have both applications emailed to you. The application forms will also be posted on our website at www.montezumasheriff.org.