Preston Lodge A.F. and A.M. Scholarship - Deadline April 13, 2017

This is a $500 scholarship given to a Colfax-Mingo student.  Please see Mrs. Thorsbakken for an application.


Herschel Briles Amvets Post 50 Scholarship - Deadline April 14, 2017

This is a $500 scholarship for students going to an accredited college, university, community college, technical or trade school.  You must be a child, grandchild, brother, or sister of an honorably discharged military veteran who served, or is presently serving.  Stepchildren, foster children, and other children dependent upon the veteran for support, and living with the veteran in a regular parent-child relationship are eligible.  A deceased veterans child is also eligible.  Applications are in Mrs. Thorsbakken's office.


Colfax La Femme Women's Club - Deadline April 26, 2017

This scholarship is based off of an essay and community involvement.  See Mrs. Thorsbakken for an application.


Unity Point Health Scholar Athlete of the Year - Deadline May 12, 2017 Submitted to Mr. Jones

The UnityPoint Health Scholar Athlete of the Year Award honors Iowa high schools' top male and top female seniors who demonstrate excellence in academics, sports and their Iowa communities. We are proud to commend positive leadership and citizenship. Applications for senior class members are now being accepted for the 2016-2017 school year. Scholarship winners receive $500 per year, up to 4 consecutive years to assist with post-secondary education. For more details, visit:


Iowa Student Loan: College Funding Forecaster Giveaway

Complete the "College Funding Forecaster" found in the link below and be in the weekly drawing for two $250 awards and two grand prize winners will receive $1,500.  The following link also has the eligibility information.



Upcoming Events




08.25.2017 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


08.28.2017 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm