(Golden) – Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder, Faye Griffin, announced an academic scholarship opportunity for Jeffco high school seniors planning to continue their education. The Colorado County Clerks Association, (CCCA), has established a scholarship fund to aid outstanding Colorado resident high school seniors in furthering their education at any university, college, junior college or technical institution.
The CCCA will grant regional one-time awards in the amount of $1000. Applicants must be graduating from a Colorado high school and selection will be based on a minimum 3.25 grade point average; community involvement with an interest in government, business, political science; and financial need or hardship.
“This is a great opportunity for students in Jefferson County who are planning the next steps of their education to earn some financial assistance along the way. I am proud to be able to offer this scholarship to the potential future leaders in our state.” said Griffin.
Applications must be turned in to the Jefferson County Clerk & Recorder’s office no later than March 30, 2018. The scholarship information sheet and the application form are available at www.clerkandrecorder.org/scholarship.
For additional information, contact the Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder’s Office at email@example.com or 303-271-8186.