TEF has awarded over $1.5 million dollars in scholarship awards to graduates since 2015.
Our scholarships have impacted the lives and futures of many Thompson School District students. Thank you for being part of this life-changing program - we couldn't provide these scholarship opportunities our community.
How to Apply
TEF scholarship applications for 2021 awards are open!
Scholarships applications MUST be submitted BEFORE midnight on
Sunday, March 14, 2021 to be considered.
Please note: It is not guaranteed that every scholarship will be offered each year.
Available to Berthoud High School students who are graduating and making plans for post-secondary education, whether a 4-year, 2-year, or certification program.
Berthoud Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
Available to Loveland High School seniors who are on the track team. Student must plan to attend a 2-year or 4-year college/university.
Bob Ball Track and Field Scholarship
Available to graduating students who will continue their education in the area of instrumental music study. If qualified instrumental music study applications are not received in a given year, vocal music study applications may be considered.
Erna & Neil Mentzer Music Scholarship
Available to any college-bound senior in good standing whose life activities demonstrate true compassion and service. For example: political and environmental activism, concern for civil rights, support for world peace, and respect for diversity.
Jabaily Community Service Scholarship
Available to seniors to plan to attend a 2-year community college program, certification program, or vocational school. Consideration will be given to students based on their academic and extracurricular activities.
Loveland Golden K Kiwanis Foundation Scholarship
Available to seniors from Loveland, Thompson Valley, Ferguson, and Mountain View High Schools who plan to pursue a career in the construction industry (welding, auto mechanics, equipment operations, plumbing, electrical, construction management, etc) at a vocational or trade school.
Loveland Contractors / Vocational Trade Scholarship
2-year program scholarships available to: (1) students overcoming personal or financial challenges, (2) students bound for hands-on trade schools, (3) students bound for auto technology training, and (4) students bound for training as Special Education teachers or therapists.
Loveland Rotary CTE Scholarships
4-year program scholarships include: (1) Academic Scholarships for students with financial need who have overcome challenges, and (2) a David Baily Rotary Scholarship for students with financial need and a high GPA who display promise for future academic success.
Loveland Rotary Academic Scholarships
For students from Loveland and Thompson Valley High Schools who demonstrate academic success and have financial need. First consideration will be given to students entering agriculture/animal science fields of study.
Molly C. Molloy Scholarship
Available to students who have faced the devastating loss of a parent due to death. Financial need will be a secondary consideration.
Nick Wiesen Memorial Scholarship
Available to seniors with educational drive who plan to attend community college, vocational school, trade school, or a certification program. Student must not be enrolling in a 4-year program and must reside within the boundaries of TSD. GPA is not a priority.
Opportunity Through Education Scholarship
Available to seniors at high schools in Loveland. Consideration will be given to GPA, involvement in extracurricular activities, and community service that shows a desire to assist or enhance the quality of life for Loveland residents.
Re/MAX Alliance Loveland Office Scholarship
Available to students who plan to pursue a career in any field within the automotive industry.
Road Knights Scholarship
Available to seniors from Loveland High School, with preference given to students who are working while attending school. The award is based on financial need, extracurricular participation, and community involvement.
Available to a senior from any school in Thompson School District who plans to pursue a career in teaching. The student must have received or plan to receive the meningitis vaccination.
Sierra Marie Krizman Memorial Scholarship
Available to students who have shown initiative and potential but who are not necessarily in the top 15% of their class. Financial need is also considered. One scholarship is reserved for Miss Loveland Valentine for as long as that program continues to exist.
Ted & Mabel Thompson Loveland Valentine Scholarship
Available to seniors from Loveland HS or Berthoud HS who demonstrate financial need to attend a 2-year or 4-year college or vocational school. Strong consideration is given to candidates who participated in high school athletics, show outstanding character and strong work ethic, and plan to pursue a career in veterinary studies, aviation, automotive, agriculture, or forestry.