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Applications accepted October 1, 2023 to April 30, 2024 for the 2024 -2025 school year!


The Saccomanno Higher Education Foundation was created to promote the educational pursuits of students in need of financial aid, thus enabling them to improve their lives, the lives of their families, and those of their community.  The Foundation encourages applications from individuals regardless of age and academic achievement accomplishments.  Scholarships are granted for use at accredited in-state or out-of-state colleges, universities, and vocational schools.

  • Award amounts vary up to the costs of tuition, reasonable allowances for books and fees, and room and board expenses. 
  • It is the applicant's responsibility to see that the institution directly bills Alpine Bank Wealth Management, P.O. Box 1150, Grand Junction, CO  81502, each semester.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Student must be a resident of Mesa County, Colorado or Carbon County, Utah
  • Able to prove financial need.

Renewal Criteria

  • Students must reapply each year, as financial situations may change.