Basalt High School students are fortunate to be offered a number of scholarships sponsored by many local organizations or individuals, on average totaling more than $340,000 per year.
The average student award from local scholarships typically totals $3,000. Students should be diligent in applying for institution-based merit money and third-party scholarships.
The BHS General Scholarship Application will list all local scholarships and contain detailed instructions for submission.
The BHS General Scholarship Application is released immediately after the winter break.
The BHS General Scholarship Application will require a resume, personal statement, high school transcript, two letters of recommendation, and any supplemental essays required by each scholarship committee.
The BHS General Scholarship Application will be due to the college counselor's office by the designated deadline, typically mid-February.
Local scholarships not using the BHS General Scholarship Application will have their deadlines/submission instructions clearly noted.
Any scholarships requiring student interviews will be coordinated by the college counselor and will take place immediately after spring break.
The scholarship awards night will take place in mid-April. Students will receive an invitation to the event if they are receiving a local scholarship.