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10th Mountain Division Hut Association

10th Mountain Division Hut Association

The 10th Mountain Division Hut Association is a non-profit organization that manages, for public use, a mountain hut system that promotes understanding and appreciation of the natural mountain environment while developing individual self-reliance.� The 10th Mountain...

Alexandra Yajko

Alexandra Yajko

Alexandra Yako held the position of Colorado Mountain College Foundation Director and CEO from 1991 until 2010. During that period she raised over $20 million dollars to support Colorado Mountain College’s education enrichment programs, buildings and scholarships....

Alpine Bank

Alpine Bank

Guided by the philanthropic vision of J. Robert Young, Alpine Bank’s Chairman of the Board, many scholarships have been provided to students pursuing educational goals. The purpose of the Alpine Bank – First Generation Scholarship is to open doors to qualified first...

Alpine Bank - Steamboat Springs

Alpine Bank - Steamboat Springs

Alpine Bank of Steamboat Springs is establishing this scholarship for non-traditional students pursuing an Associate or Bachelor Degree at CMC. Alpine Bank in Steamboat wants to help alleviate some of the financial stress for non-traditional students and encourage...

Alpine Bank - Summit County

Alpine Bank - Summit County

Alpine Bank of Summit County is establishing this scholarship to remove the financial barriers for students pursuing baccalaureate education at Colorado Mountain College. Recognizing that a bachelor’s degree can lead to a superior career, and builds a stronger...

Amy Millisor

Amy Millisor

The Millisor’s established this scholarship to recognize the academic achievement and remove financial barriers for graduates of Summit High School�s Pre-Collegiate Program. The Millisors recognize that first generation students face many obstacles in achieving their...

Anschutz Foundation

Anschutz Foundation

In addition to the numerous nonprofits and projects supported along the Front Range, the Anschutz Foundation has partnered with CMC through a grant to provide scholarships for first generation students working towards the Associates of Arts in New Media program. The...

Aspen Elks Lodge

Aspen Elks Lodge

Elks Lodge #224 was established on December 27th, 1891. In 1921, a Community Welfare Committee was appointed to represent the Lodge in all matters pertaining to the good of the area. This tradition is still carried out today, distributed among our Trustees, Youth...

Barbara Neal and Greg Boecker

Barbara Neal and Greg Boecker

Donors Barbara Neal and Greg Boecker created the “Titan the Gap” Scholarship. Greg is a former Coal Ridge educator. Both Barbara and Greg wish to contribute to the community that has so enriched their lives. The Titan The Gap Scholarship will support current and...

Breckenridge Grand Vacations

Breckenridge Grand Vacations

Breckenridge Grand Vacations has established this scholarship to provide financial assistance to its many employees, or the children of their employees, who plan to pursue an Associates or Bachelor’s Degree at Colorado Mountain College. Recognizing that a Bachelor’s...

Bristol Family

Bristol Family

Everett Bristol was a founder of Yampa Valley College which later became the Alpine Campus of Colorado Mountain College. A successful local businessman, he had a great interest in international affairs. �Ev� supported higher education in the Yampa Valley as a charter...

Bruce and Leslie Allbright

Bruce and Leslie Allbright

Bruce and Leslie Allbright are proud to support Colorado Mountain College and the expansion of nursing to the Steamboat campus. Bruce is a long time member of the CMC Foundation Board of Directors and will join the Board of Overseers in 2020. The Allbrights believe...

Bud, Nancy and Josh Williams

Bud, Nancy and Josh Williams

Bud, Nancy & Josh Williams have chosen to honor the legacy of their son & brother, Ryan, by creating a scholarship for first responders. Ryan was certified as a firefighter & paramedic, as well as an avid outdoorsman – traits that drew him to the mountains of...

Chevron North America

Chevron North America

Chevron has established education as the company’s highest priority for its philanthropic program. They believe that education is the most important ingredient for individual accomplishment, family stability and societal progress. The company’s scholarship fund at...

Clough Family Foundation

Clough Family Foundation

Genevieve Clough was a fabulous women with a heart of gold. A huge supporter of education, Genevieve established the multi-million dollar Clough Fellows Scholarship fund to assist graduates of three Western Colorado High School as they transition to career and...

Club Rotario - Roaring Fork

Club Rotario - Roaring Fork

The Club Rotario Roaring Fork CMC Scholarship Award has been created by local Rotarians dedicated to promoting diversity and providing access to education regardless of a student�s background. Club Rotario firmly believes in the power of integration and the...

CMA Legacy Society

CMA Legacy Society

In 2006, a group of big-hearted, motorcycling riding rebels began a commitment to the youth of the Vail Valley. They began to raise funds (and have some fun along the way) in order to support local kids by meeting their essential needs and help them thrive. The CMA...

Colorado Mountain College Foundation Board Scholarship

Colorado Mountain College Foundation Board Scholarship

This scholarship was generously created by board members of the Colorado Mountain College Foundation. Many board members have contributed to this fund over the years. This scholarship is intended to support students showing the greatest level of need.

Colorado Mountain College Scholars  - Donors

Colorado Mountain College Scholars - Donors

The following donors created the Colorado Mountain College Scholars to support students attending a Roaring Fork or Rifle campus. Alpine Bank – Pamela Arsenault & Kip Wheeler – Judith Beattie – Herb & Kate Feinzig – Kris Gardner – Nancy Genova – Scott Genova – ...

Colorado Women Flyfishers

Colorado Women Flyfishers

Karen Williams was a long-time member of the Colorado Women Flyfishers (CWF). She was the first to lend a helping hand to ladies just learning to fish, first to volunteer for any variety of club activities, and served in several Board positions. She lived her life...

Copper Mountain

Copper Mountain

Under the guidance of ski pioneer Chuck Lewis, construction of Copper Mountain ski area began in 1971. Over the years, Copper has grown to its current size of 2,465 skiable acres, and is now one of Colorado�s premier year-round destination resorts. The area also...

Culinary Arts Institute Scholarship

Culinary Arts Institute Scholarship

This scholarship has been established through generous contributions from private sources. The Colorado Mountain Culinary Institute at Keystone, in partnership with the American Culinary Federation Apprenticeship, provides a dynamic learning opportunity for students...

Dan Kurtanich

Dan Kurtanich

Mountain man, life-long learner, and serial entrepreneur Dan Kurtanich created the Bob Franks Memorial to honor a man who changed the course of his life profoundly. Dan is deeply committed to helping working adults break down the barriers of obtaining a college...

Deborah L Shaner

Deborah L Shaner

Founded in 2000, Shaner Life Safety is a small, woman-owned business located in Frisco, Colorado. The company specializes in fire protection engineering services. Shaner Life Safety has worked with a variety of clients including Architects, Engineers, Contractors,...

Dr. David and Mrs. Cindy Miller

Dr. David and Mrs. Cindy Miller

Dr. David and Mrs. Cindy Miller believe in the changing world of healthcare, there is one constant: the vital importance of having qualified, capable and compassionate nurses to care for the infirmed. They have created an endowed scholarship in hope of easing the...

Dr. Dennis Mayer

Dr. Dennis Mayer

Dr. Dennis M. Mayer became the fifth President of Colorado Mountain College in 1987. He retired in 1993 after a lifelong career in higher education which included teaching, counseling, and administration on many levels. The Mayer Family Endowed Scholarship is...

Drew St. Germain

Drew St. Germain

Will St. Germain, a former CMC student and his brother Drew St. Germain, together with a matching gift from Will’s employer, Microsoft, established the Alligator Juniper Endowed Scholarship for Sustainability Studies. This scholarship supports CMC Steamboat Springs...

Dr. Matthew Goodstein

Dr. Matthew Goodstein

Dr. Matthew Goodstein moved to the Roaring Fork Valley with a desire to raise a family and be a contributing member of the community. It is in this spirit that he established a scholarship to support women with dependents to achieve a college education, enabling them...

Dr. Michelle Balcomb

Dr. Michelle Balcomb

Dr. M. Michelle Balcomb, was a former trustee, faculty member, and a great supporter of Colorado Mountain College. Dr. Balcomb was also a long standing member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science “AAAS”, serving the Association for more than...

Ecosystem Science and Stewardship Endowed Scholarship

Ecosystem Science and Stewardship Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship endowment has been made possible by the generous donations of friends of the Environmental Technology (now Ecosystem Science and Stewardship) Program at the Leadville Campus, including faculty, staff and members of the program’s Advisory Committee.