The JA Inspiration Scholarship is awarded to JA-Rocky Mountain students who embody the JA spirit and show great promise in their futures. Since the program’s inception, JA-Rocky Mountain has awarded $446,500 to 89 students. Each scholarship recipient receives a one-time gift between $1,000 and $5,000.
JA Inspiration Scholarship Applicant Requirements
- Current or previous participation in at least two JA programs during high school
- Minimum high school grade point average of 2.75
- Graduating during the 2019/20 school year and entering college in the fall 2020
- Graduate from a high school in one of the following Colorado or Wyoming counties: Adams, Albany, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Carbon, Clear Creek, Denver, Douglas, Eagle, Gilpin, Grand, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Laramie, Larimer, Logan, Moffat, Morgan, Natrona, Park, Phillips, Rio Blanco, Routt, Sedgwick, Sheridan, Summit, Sweetwater, Washington, Weld, or Yuma
- Able to meet admissions standards for an accredited college or university first-time entering student
- Attend a public or private college, community college, or university; note: this includes all accredited institutions granting 2-year and/or 4-year degrees
Preference is given to applicants who:
- Attended JA Business Week
- Will attend a college or university in Colorado or Wyoming
The JA Inspiration Scholarship application will open January 2020.
Deadline to apply: April 3, 2020