Wellington Webb Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship

The Wellington Webb Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship was established by the Colorado Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission. The scholarship annually assists one or more students with demonstrated financial need who have a demonstrated commitment to civic engagement and community leadership. The scholarship is awarded during CCD’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration.

Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
• Complete the CCD scholarship application
• Demonstrate financial need by completing the FAFSA or CASFA
• Demonstrate a commitment to volunteerism and/or civic engagement
• Maintain a 3.0 GPA
• Maintain satisfactory academic progress at CCD
• Accept the scholarship’s terms & conditions through CCD’s scholarship portal by Census Date.
• Write a “Thank You” letter and upload it through CCD’s scholarship portal by Census Date.
• Attend the CCD’s MLK Breakfast

Supplemental Question: How does your volunteerism/activism positively impact the community?

Donor
The Wellington Webb Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship
Award
Varies
Deadline
08/01/2023
Supplemental Questions
  1. Upload your Degree Works Plan
  2. Please write an essay that demonstrates your commitment, engagement and/or service to political action, awareness or civic service. How do these activities align with the vision of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
  3. Please include any documentation you may have, pictures, awards, newspaper clippings, etc. Documentation not mandatory but encouraged.