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Ready for your next adventure?

Carefree of Colorado has been the industry leader in the development, manufacturing, and distribution of RV Awnings and RV shade products since 1971. For over 45 years, we've helped those with an adventurous spirit enjoy their travels.

Now, we want to help you begin your next big life adventure…advancing your education. We wanted to offer those heading off to college a chance to earn further financial assistance as there is no greater adventure than discovery and learning about one’s passions. Click below to see the submission requirements.

$1000 Scholarship to the Winner

Carefree of Colorado is now offering an annual $1,000 scholarship for those adventurous students pursuing higher education. The Happy Trails scholarship is in the inaugural year and we are very excited to help a young student grow along their educational journey.


Submissions must include an original 500 Word Topic Specific Essay:

  • Case Study on any company’s OmniChannel Marketing Strategies and why they are effective
  • How RVing or Camping has impacted your decision to move forward with advancing your education
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Recent Scholarship Winners


Sydney Tyler Wong
winner of 2018 Scholarship

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Kendra Varney
winner of 2019 Scholarship

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Eligibility requirements

To earn a chance at winning the Happy Trails Scholarship, please review the eligibility requirements carefully and provide all necessary information by the submission deadline. No late applicants will be accepted.

  • At least 18 years old
  • Minimum 500 word topic specific essay
  • 3.0 GPA or above w/ transcript
  • Submissions due by June 22, 2019
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Requirements

To earn a chance at winning the Happy Trails Scholarship, please review the eligibility requirements carefully and provide all necessary information by the submission deadline. No late applicants will be accepted.

  • At least 18 years old
  • Minimum 500 word topic specific essay
  • 3.0 GPA or above w/ transcript
  • Submissions due by June 22, 2019
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Legal

Please review the legal requirements below in order to be eligible for Carefree of Colorados Happy Trails Scholarship.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age for eligibility
  • Essay must be original and matches or exceeds specified 500 word count
  • Not applicable to Carefree of Colorado employees, their families, or relatives
  • Carefree of Colorado, a Scott Fetzer Corporation, is not responible for any stolen content submitted during the scholarship submission process.
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Deadline

All submissions are to meet the required deadline specifications. Any submissions past the deadline will be disqualified for consideration of the scholarship program.

  • Deadline for submitting all necessary information is June 22, 2019
  • no late applicants/submissions will be accepted
  • the winner will be announced the week of July 9, 2019
  • Carefree of Colorado, a Scott Fetzer Corporation, is not responible for any stolen content submitted during the scholarship submission process.
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Submit Essay

Please submit your essay and transcript in a ZIP file with your name and date through the submit button below to be taken to a submission dropbox You will get an email back stating you have completed the submission successfully. Good Luck!

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Requirements

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To earn a chance at winning the Happy Trails Scholarship, please review the eligibility requirements carefully and provide all necessary information by the submission deadline. No late applicants will be accepted.

  • At least 18 years old
  • Minimum 500 word topic specific essay
  • 3.0 GPA or above w/ transcript
  • Submissions due by June 22, 2019
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Legal requirements

image of blind lady justice

Please review the legal requirements below in order to be eligible for Carefree of Colorados Happy Trails Scholarship.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age for eligibility
  • Essay must be original and matches or exceeds specified 500 word count
  • Not applicable to Carefree of Colorado employees, their families, or relatives
  • Carefree of Colorado, a Scott Fetzer Corporation, is not responible for any stolen content submitted during the scholarship submission process.
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Deadlines

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All submissions are to meet the required deadline specifications. Any submissions past the deadlines will be disqualified for consideration of the scholarship program.

  • Deadline for submitting all necessary information is June 22, 2019
  • no late applicants/submissions will be accepted
  • the winner will be announced the week of July 9, 2019
  • Carefree of Colorado, a Scott Fetzer Corporation, is not responible for any stolen content submitted during the scholarship submission process.
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Submit Your Essay

Please submit your essay and transcript in a ZIP file with your name and date through the submit button below to be taken to a submission dropbox. You will get an email back stating you have completed the submission successfully. Good Luck!

Please include email and phone number with essay

Submit