The Greeley Stampede Foundation is now accepting applications from graduating Weld County High School seniors. Each awarded graduating high school senior scholarship recipient will be given $2,500 to continue their education.

Weld County High School seniors who meet general qualifications and are scheduled to graduate in the spring are encouraged to apply. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on their outstanding academic results, leadership in the community and plans to further their education.  Recipients of the scholarship may use the scholarship at any accredited community college, university or college.


Applications are available at  The completed online application must be submitted by 4pm on Friday, February 16, 2018. Please email Bob Hinderaker at with questions regarding the scholarship program.

What is the Stampede Foundation?

The Stampede Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit organization formed to support continuing education for Weld County students. The Greeley Stampede produces and hosts annual events, including the Big Buckle Ball, Western Art Show and the Stampede Golf Tournament, to benefit the scholarship fund.  Since the inception of the program in 1994, the Stampede Foundation has given more than $386,000 in scholarships to 610 Northern Colorado students.

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