NEWS AND PRESS

By Tracy Wahl The hospital lobby in Trinidad has an incredible mural designed by a nun. It shows the history of the town of 10,000 people where I have been living for the last two years. One day, when I was waiting in the lobby for...
Boettcher Scholar Year: 1987  Hometown: Colorado Springs  College(s), Degree(s): Colorado College, 1991; Princeton University, 1995  Tell us about your current work and how long you’ve been doing it. What is your favorite aspect of your current occupation?   Starting in 2013, my professional work has gradually phased into cleaning up oil and gas...
By Greeley Schools Staff Greeley Schools Two Greeley-Evans School District 6 high school seniors are eligible for the prestigious Boettcher Scholarship this year. Mikyla Bowen of Northridge High School was selected to receive the scholarship and Gracejit Chahal of Greeley West High School was chosen as an alternate recipient. The...
By CU Connections Staff CU Connections The Boettcher Foundation on Wednesday announced the creation of a $1 million biomedical research fund to fight COVID-19 and potentially curtail future pandemic outbreaks. Called the COVID Biomedical Research Innovation Fund, the Fund’s Request for Proposals (RFP) asks Colorado-based researchers and investigators...
By the Leadville Herald Staff The Leadville Herald Samuel Frykholm, a senior at Lake County High School, has been selected as a recipient of the Boettcher Foundation Scholarship. Boettcher scholarships recognize Colorado’s top students by providing them with the funds to attain an excellent in-state education and access to...
By Jon Pompia The Pueblo Chieftain Ranked first in her East High School senior class with a GPA of 4.898, International Baccalaureate Diploma candidate and high achieving DECA and 4-H standout Caitlin Johnston can now add another achievement to her already packed resume. Boettcher Scholar. Boettcher Scholarships recognize Colorado’s...
By Jon Pompia The Pueblo Chieftain Taylor Harris, a high-achieving student athlete from Pueblo West High School, has been named a recipient of the 2020 Boettcher Foundation Scholarship. Boettcher Scholarships recognize Colorado’s top graduating seniors with a full ride, four-year endowment to any institution in the state. The award...