Applicants sought for college scholarships

Applications will be accepted through March 15 for college scholarships available to graduates of public high schools in communities served by Alpine Bank.

Two $1,000, renewable scholarships are awarded each year under a program named for J. Robert Young, chairman of Alpine Bank. Recipients must have a grade point average of 2.75 or better and seek a business-related degree at a Colorado college. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need and administered by the Western Colorado Community Foundation.

Applications are available from Alpine Bank locations or online at or