Copyright 2017. Educating Children of Color. All Rights Reserved.

Scholarships and awards

Scholarship Requirements and Information:


Please click onto each scholarship to view rules/instructions. 


The deadline for scholarship applications was December 23, 2016. Winners will be announced at the ECOC Summit on January 14, 2017 and must be present to win. 


We Can't Wait
One $1,500.00 scholarship and three $1,000.00 scholarships – 2 awarded to females and two awarded to males. View the judging criteria.

Strub-Heer Fairness for All Scholarship
$1,000.00 Scholarship. View the judging criteria

George Harris Memorial Scholarship
$1,000.00 Scholarship sponsored by GE Johnson Construction Company. View the judging criteria.

The Leon Young Youth Leader Scholarships
​Two $2,500 scholarships will be awarded to one female and one male whose leadership skills embody the vision of former Colorado Springs Mayor, Leon Young. View the judging criteria.



​Welcome to the ECOC scholarship page. Please take advantage of the opportunity. 


Since 2008, we have awarded over $120,000 in scholarships and educational gifts. We have also given away over 120 laptops.