One way that the Colorado DAR promotes education is to help students achieve a college degree with the following scholarships:
Adult Advanced Education Scholarship
This scholarship is provided to further the education, in any field, to an adult whose education was interrupted for at least one year.
Virginia Leyda Roberts Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a student who has been accepted or is currently enrolled in a nursing school for an Associates or Bachelor’s nursing degree.
Honorary State Regents’ American History Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a college or university junior or senior with a concentrated study in History, Government, or Political Science (or proof of intent to teach history or government).
Elementary/Secondary Teacher Education Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate or post graduate student who is majoring in an Elementary or Secondary School Teacher Educations.
For more information about these and other scholarship opportunities, visit the “Scholarships’” page of the Colorado State DAR website or contact our Chapter Regent using our “Contact Us” page or by email.
Our National DAR also awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education. More information about these scholarships can be found on the “Scholarships’” page of the NSDAR website.