Colorado Springs, CO Area Scholarships

Colorado Springs is a home rule municipality that is the largest city by area in Colorado as well as the county seat and the most populous municipality of El Paso County, Colorado, United States. Colorado Springs is located in the east central portion of the state. It is situated on Fountain Creek and is located 60 miles (97 km) south of the Colorado State Capitol in Denver.

At 6,035 feet (1,839 m) the city stands over 1 mile (1.6 km) above sea level, though some areas of the city are significantly higher and lower. Colorado Springs is situated near the base of Pikes Peak, which rises 14,115 feet (4,302 m) above sea level on the eastern edge of the Southern Rocky Mountains. The city is home to 24 national governing bodies of sport, including the United States Olympic Committee, the United States Olympic Training Center, and USA Hockey.

The city had an estimated population of 465,101 in 2016, and a metro population of approximately 712,000, ranking as the second most populous city in the state of Colorado, behind Denver, and the 42nd most populous city in the United States. The Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area had an estimated population of 712,327 in 2016. The city is included in the Front Range Urban Corridor, an oblong region of urban population along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado and Wyoming, generally following the path of Interstate 25 in both states.

The city covers 194.9 square miles (505 km2), making it the most extensive municipality in Colorado.

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Colorado Springs, CO Area Scholarships

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Jiffy Lube "Teen Driver" Scholarship - Colorado Springs

Jiffy Lube/The Ostler Group

Up to $3,500 March 16, 2020 See Details

Jiffy Lube "Teen Driver" Scholarship - Colorado Springs

Jiffy Lube/The Ostler Group

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Up to $3,500

deadline

March 16, 2020
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FirstBank Endowed Scholarship - Western State College of CO

Western State College of Colorado

$850 Varies See Details

FirstBank Endowed Scholarship - Western State College of CO

Western State College of Colorado

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$850

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Schools in and around Colorado Springs, CO

University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Four or more years; Public; $18,072 average out-state tuition; $6,888 average in-state tuition
Pikes Peak Community College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $14,234 average out-state tuition; $3,469 average in-state tuition
Colorado College
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $52,380 average out-state tuition; $52,380 average in-state tuition
National American University-Colorado Springs
Four or more years; Private for profit; $15,000 average out-state tuition; $15,000 average in-state tuition
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $18,021 average out-state tuition; $18,021 average in-state tuition
Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs
Four or more years; Private for profit; $11,315 average out-state tuition; $11,315 average in-state tuition
Altierus Career College-Colorado Springs
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private not for profit; $11,865 average out-state tuition; $11,865 average in-state tuition