Rafters on the Yampa River

The Colorado Water Center is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the John Fetcher Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District Scholarship for the 2020-2021 academic year.

This scholarship is for students at a public university within the state of Colorado and provides financial assistance for one year to committed and talented students who are pursuing a water-related career in any major. Preference will be given to juniors, seniors, or Masters candidates with at least one year of study remaining; to residents or former residents of Northwest Colorado; and to students working on water research in Northwest Colorado. Financial need may be considered. Half of the scholarship will be awarded for the Fall 2020 term and half for the Spring 2021 term.

Applications are due May 18, 2020, and should be submitted online here.

Award(s) will be announced on July 14, 2020.

For questions related to eligibility, please contact Nancy Grice at (970) 491-6724 or nancy.grice@colostate.edu.