2023 Dean Hanson Memorial Scholarships

Real-life strategy to reach your goals.

We’re excited to share that we have awarded $12,000 in scholarships to twelve graduating high school seniors for the 23-24 school year.

Applications were reviewed by a group of trained community volunteers, and student winners were selected based upon their academic achievement, financial need, and other eligibility requirements.

Gabriel Crowley – Montezuma-Cortez High School
Izabella Balfour- Montezuma-Cortez High School
Alexa Gray – Dove Creek High School
Cole Taber – Dove Creek High School
Taylor LaRose – Dolores High School
Riley Cannon – Mancos High School
Gregory (Lane) Greenlee – Mancos High School
Makayla Wayman – Nontraditional Mancos HS
Andres Moreno – Nontraditional Mancos HS
Talissa Bahr – Nontraditional Mancos HS
Destiny John – Nontraditional MCHS
Ivana Kibel – Nontraditional MCHS

Scholarship Application

Criteria: Scholarship, Leadership, and Financial Need

Important Dates:

Scholarship Opens: January 1st

Scholarship Deadline: April 15th

Scholarship Awards: May

The Future

We Believe in Our Local Students

We Believe in Our Local Students

Since the Dean Hanson Memorial Scholarship Fund began in 1988,  we have given 1 or more scholarships to local students each year.

We are proud to award students who have achieved academic excellence. We hope that all our scholarship awardees will progressively grow and succeed in both personal and academic endeavors.

In 2022, Four Corners Board of REALTORS® awarded:


Students Funded


Total Funds Awarded
Dean Hanson

Dean Hanson

Donate to the Dean Hanson Memorial Scholarship Fund

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We greatly appreciate your willingness to invest in our local students!