AspenRidge Recovery College Scholarships

AspenRidge Recovery has provided numerous people the opportunity to seek the best versions of themselves free from addiction to drugs and alcohol. In the spirit of promoting positive change, AspenRidge has created scholarships for students of qualifying two and four year colleges totaling $2,000.

Application Process

Applicants are asked to prepare a 500 - 1,000 word essay that addresses the positive changes you have made or witnessed in your life in spite of any hardships caused by addiction.

Addiction or Recovery Related Essay Topic Examples:

  • Personal Stories
  • Inspiring Thoughts that Offer Hope
  • Addiction Field Information
  • Research Based Addiction Information

Your full name, age, phone number, address, and the name of the university you attend. You give us express consent to confirm your admission and attendance by contacting the college or university.

To apply, send an email including the above information, your essay, and a copy of your transcript to with the subject line: Last Name, First Name - AspenRidge Scholarship.

Scholarship Rules

AspenRidge is seeking applications from current US students who:

  • Are enrolled in post-secondary education in the upcoming semester
  • Are not AspenRidge Recovery employees or related to an employee of AspenRidge Recovery
  • Age 18 and older

Deadline for Applications

The submission period is from March 1st to May 31st of each year. Winners will be determined in June of that year, awarded by June 30th.

Winner Selection and Scholarship Amounts

The winners of the AspenRidge Recovery College Scholarships will be announced on July 1. Scholarship money will be sent via mail by check.

Scholarship Amounts:

  • First Place: $1,250
  • Second Place: $500
  • Third Place: $250


By submitting an application to AspenRidge Recovery you certify that all the information you have provided is accurate and complete. You agree to transfer all rights and ownership of submitted information to AspenRidge Recovery, whether or not you are selected as a winner. You also agree that your name, essay response, and award amount may be used in blogs, announcements, articles (i.e. social media, newsletter, etc), on our website or in any way AspenRidge Recovery deems appropriate. If you would like to remain anonymous if your essay is published you must request this in your initial submission.

The selection of winners is entirely at the discretion of AspenRidge Recovery. The winners will be notified via an announcement on this webpage and contacted via the email address that was used to submit the application. Please check back frequently leading up to and immediately after June 30th.