Announcements and Events


  • Submit your FAFSA by midnight, October 31st and we'll enter your name into a drawing for one of three fun prizes!
  • Donate your old textbooks to TRIO so other students can borrow them and save some dough!
  • You can "erase" a TRIO no-show now! Talk to your TRIO counselor about how.
  • Come see TRIO's drop in tutors!
    • Jo Jo tutors writing; environmental studies; Chem 150; lower levels of math, geography, geology, and biology. See her at TRIO Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays 9:30-12 and Thursdays 12-2.
    • Donovan tutors Chem 150, algebra, calculus, differential equations, and many levels of engineering and physics. See him at TRIO Tuesdays 11:30-2:30 and Thursdays 9:30-12:30.

Events (free unless noted otherwise)

TRIO FALL BANQUET! Wednesday, December 4, 5:00. Sign up at TRIO or call 970-247-7692 to put your name on the list. Non-TRIO guests are $15. December grads get one free guest.

Looking for something to do at FLC? Check out the FLC activity calendar; there's always something going on.

Financial Support

TRIO Student Achievement Award $250 per semester. Ask your TRIO counselor about eligibility, see requirements here.

Check out FLC's "Skyhawk Emergency Grant."

Federal Financial Aid The FAFSA is open for aid that applies to your 19-20 school year.

FLC Scholarships are everywhere Check out this link to FLC scholarships.

Scholarship for American Indians, revolving deadline

Women's Independence Scholarship Program

Scholarship for women of La Plata county, GPA 3.0 or higher up to $1,000. Due 1st Thurs. of each month.

Scholarship for students who are Moms. No deadline.

Low-interest loans for women within 2 years of completing a bachelor's or master's degree, no deadline

Up to $3,000 for women who have had a 2-year break in education, within 2 years of graduating, no deadline

A list of scholarships and grants for single mothers

A list of scholarships and grants for those becoming teachers 

Scholarship/grant for La Plata County residents who are clients of the Durango Pregnancy Center

Low on funds? Durango has a food bank. TRIO is a referrer to the Durango Food Bank. Ask your TRIO person; it's quick and easy.