Trail 100 Scholarship Application

Each year the Leadville Trail 100 Legacy Foundation awards a $1,000 scholarship to every graduating Lake County Senior choosing to pursue any form of higher education.


All graduating seniors from a Lake County high school who will be advancing their education are welcome to apply. Graduates choosing to attend college, junior college, or vocational school are eligible. Students must apply within 18 months of graduation.


Interested applicants must fill out the Trail 100 Scholarship application, available below. Once complete, applicants must attach to the application a copy of their acceptance letter from the college, etc. they will be attending. Scholarship applications are due to the Leadville Trail 100 Legacy Foundation office by May 14th 2018. You are welcome to mail the application to PO Box 1 Leadville CO 80461 or email

In order to complete and have your $1,000 scholarship applied to your tuition you must send an additional request for funds including;

  • Financial Aid office mailing address
  • Your new Student ID #
  • Letter of appreciation to the Board of Directors