Education grants are government grants for students or teachers who are looking to complete or expand their level of education. The department of education in Colorado has a budget of $8,927,548,451.00 a year in just elementary and secondary education. Students enrolled in Colorado schools can look into education grants in addition to scholarships. In fact, students can look at education grants as scholarships government from their local government.

Of all the people in Colorado, over 89.30% have high school diplomas, over 35.90% have post secondary degrees, and over 12.70 have at least 1 graduate school degree. Education expense in Colorado is not cheap. Although there are student loans available, students should look into education grants first. Unlike loans, students do not have to pay back the amount they receive in grants.

Teachers in Colorado need to constantly stay on top of new materials. Most teachers need to study part-time while teaching full-time at their regular day jobs in schools. The cost to study part-time can be expensive in Colorado. For example, for elementary school teachers, with an average salary of $48,051.00, it can be hard for them to come up with the tuition fees to study part-time. Vice versa with Colorado's secondary school teachers, who have an average salary of $48,873.00.

Applying for Education Grants

Whether if you are a college or graduate student, or a teacher or professor who is looking to pursue higher education, you can apply for Colorado Education Grants by submitting a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Office of FAFSA in Colorado ensures all eligible residents in Colorado can benefit from federally funded financial aid for education.

To apply for education grants in Colorado, contact Colorado financial aid agencies, or

Access Applicant Portal

Current online applicants in Colorado are browsing from the following cities: Yellow Jacket, Lafayette, Divide, Wetmore, Victor, Littleton, Del Norte, Allenspark, Arboles, Drake

Recent State Funding Opportunities

Below is a list of opportunities recently published in the local state:

Funding Opportunity
Head Start/Early Head Start Recipient -- Communities in the state of Colorado (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2023 ACF OHS CH R8 0178
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $11,155,547
OVC FY 2022 Invited to Apply Colorado - Antiterrorism and Emergency Assistance Program for Crime Victim Compensation and/or Assistance (apply)

Funding Number: O OVC 2022 171267
Agency: Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $2,359,337
Notice of Intent (USGS-Colorado School of Mines for USGS Energy and Minerals Research Facility) (apply)

Funding Number: G G RDC 22 002 095004
Agency: Department of the Interior, U. S. Geological Survey
Category: Other (see text field entitled Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity for clarification)
Funding Amount: $240,000,000
Water Conservation Services, Lower Colorado Basin Region (apply)

Funding Number: BOR LC 21 F002
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation
Category: Environment
Funding Amount: $100,000
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Expansion - Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, and South Carolina (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH 1818
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $4,027,077
Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Colorado Plateau CESU (apply)

Funding Number: G20AS00123
Agency: Department of the Interior, U. S. Geological Survey
Category: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: $25,883
Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Colorado Plateau CESU (apply)

Funding Number: G20AS00116
Agency: Department of the Interior, U. S. Geological Survey
Category: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: $100,000
Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Colorado Plateau CESU (apply)

Funding Number: G20AS00114
Agency: Department of the Interior, U. S. Geological Survey
Category: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: $100,000
Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Colorado Plateau CESU (apply)

Funding Number: G20AS00087
Agency: Department of the Interior, U. S. Geological Survey
Category: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: $350,000
Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Colorado Plateau CESU (apply)

Funding Number: G20AS00082
Agency: Department of the Interior, U. S. Geological Survey
Category: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: $80,000

 

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