The Greeley Stampede has made a record-breaking donation to the Stampede Foundation to assist local students with their education. The $94,779 will go toward scholarships for students in Northern Colorado.

The Greeley Stampede Foundation was formed in 1994 as a 501c3 non-profit organization with the purpose of supporting education for students in Northern Colorado. Since then, the Foundation has awarded more than $386,000 in scholarships to 584 Northern Colorado students. The money for the scholarships is raised through the Big Buckle Ball, the Stampede Golf Tournament and Western Art Show.

Scholarship Applications Available

Applications for 2018 scholarships are now available. To apply for the scholarship, visit Applications are due February 16, 2018. Each awarded graduating high school senior scholarship recipient will be given $2,500 to continue their education.

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