​GFWC ​MOUNTAIN PINE WOMAN'S CLUB

established 1984 - Parker, Colorado

​​​​​Mountain Pine Woman's Club of Parker is delighted to sponsor annual scholarships to encourage students to achieve their educational goals. Scholarships have been awarded in varying amounts for the past thirty-five years.  Scholarships  from Mountain Pine have totaled well over $60,000, and have helped many high school seniors achieve academic or vocational success.


Click here for application for 2021 scholarships. 



ELIGIBILITY 

Applicants should be graduating seniors with a minimum GPA of 2.5 from one of the following schools:

Chaparral High School, Legend High School, or Ponderosa High School in Parker, CO
Castle View, Douglas County High School, or D. C. Oakes High School in Castle Rock, CO

Elizabeth High School or Kiowa High School in Elbert County, CO

ITEMS REQUIRED TO BE SUBMITTED

Applications must include:

  1. A complete and signed application form
  2. A 500-word essay describing your education or vocational goals.
  3. A signed official high school transcript including class size and class standing or a GED certificate. The transcript must be sent by the applicant's school.
  4. Two letters of recommendation from counselors, employers or teachers.  The recommendation letter must be sent by the person writing the letter.

     All the above required documents must be received before the application will be processed.

ALLAPPLICATION ITEMS MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN MAR 19, 2021


SELECTION PROCESS 

The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic achievement, eligibility for college or vocational school admission, and career goals as described in the essay and recommendation letters.​  ​Financial need will be considered, but is not the primary factor​.


​Scholarship winners will be notified no later than APRIL 15, 2021.