Entries for the ninth annual Rocky Mountain Student FilmFest must be submitted by April 2. For entry forms and information, visit www.studentfilmfest.org or call (970) 384-5963.
Chamber scholarship deadline is April 8
The Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association Ambassadors are offering $14,000 in scholarships to local students this year. Funds are raised through participation and sponsorships in the annual Y.E.S. Golf Tournament, to be held June 4 at the Sheraton Golf Course. Applications for this year's scholarships are available at all five Routt County high schools and are due April 8. Finalists are selected on academics, community involvement, school participation and work experience. Winners are announced at graduation ceremonies. Two scholarships also will be awarded to returning college sophomore applicants. Call Meadow Jones at 846-7290 for scholarship information. Call Craig Kennedy at 846-9859 for golf tournament information.
Master Farm Homemaker Guild offers scholarship
The Colorado Master Farm Homemaker Guild is offering a $500 scholarship to a Colorado woman with an agriculture background. Known as the "second chance scholarship," it will be given to someone who has had her college education interrupted or postponed and is hoping to continue her higher education. Homemakers are encouraged to apply. Requirements are three references and statements of work history, community involvement, future goals and why she should receive the scholarship. Applications are due May 15. The award must be used in the year it is received. Applications are available at the Routt County Cooperative Extension Office in the Routt County Courthouse Annex.
Teen of the Month nominations sought
The Steamboat Springs Optimist Club is accepting applications for its Teen of the Month program. Area high school students can pick up applications from school counselors or call Rob MacCarthy at 871-7179. The Teen of the Month program culminates in a recognition dinner in May, and a scholarship is awarded to the student chosen as Teen of the Year.