Applications sought for Pinnacol scholarships

Applications will be accepted through Feb. 15 for the latest round of college scholarships awarded by the Pinnacol Foundation.

The scholarships assist the children of parents who’ve been injured or killed in work-related accidents. The funds may be used at accredited colleges, universities and vocational schools throughout the United States.

The Pinnacol Foundation is a charitable, nonprofit entity established by Pinnacol Assurance, a workers’ compensation insurance provider in Colorado.

Scholarship selection criteria includes academic achievement, financial need and the severity of injuries to parents. For more information, call (303) 361-4775. For on an online application, visit