Our Opportunities

To view opportunities available through the 22-23 CU Boulder Scholarship Application click on Opportunities and then select Ours.  Most 22-23 scholarships will have a deadline between January 15 – March 25.

  • The deadline for prospective first-year students and continuing students to apply for scholarships is March 25th at 11:59 pm MT.
  • The deadline for incoming transfer students to apply for scholarships is June 15th at 11:59 pm MT.
  • Graduate Students should contact the Graduate School for information on scholarship opportunities, deadlines, and notification dates.
  • Colleges and Departments may have different application requirements and open and close dates. For questions regarding deadlines, eligibility criteria, award amounts and application requirements, please refer to your department.
  • You can visit our website for more information.

To Apply for these Opportunities:

  • Prospective Students: Log in to your Admissions Application Status Page to access a link to “Apply for Scholarships”.
  • Current Students: Log in to Buff Portal and navigate to the Scholarships card. Click “Apply for & Manage Scholarships” to apply for CU Boulder scholarship opportunities. Learn more on how to apply.

Tips for Your Search:

  • “Show Filters” allows you to select scholarship opportunities offered by CU Boulder schools, colleges, departments and programs.
  • Use “Search by Keyword” to find scholarships with a specific name or specific criteria. Examples include: “financial need”, “merit”, “freshmen”, “Colorado resident”.
  • Clicking on “External” under “Opportunities” filters for outside scholarship opportunities unaffiliated with CU Boulder with links to the scholarship provider’s website. We do not endorse any of these opportunities. We provide this information to you as a resource; exercise your best judgment in researching scholarship opportunities.

Please contact Scholarships Services if you have any questions.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
1500-2000 Alumni Association Denver Metro Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship program! Contribution is one of the cornerstones of being a Forever Buff and...
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: 1500-2000
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,500.00 Alumni Association Gunnison Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship program! Contribution is one of the cornerstones of being a Forever Buff and...
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,500.00 Alumni Association Los Angeles Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship program! Contribution is one of the cornerstones of being a Forever Buff and...
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,700.00 Alumni Association Northern Colorado Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship program! Contribution is one of the cornerstones of Forever Buffs and our...
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,700.00
Deadline03/25/2022
1500-2500 Alumni Association NYC Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship program! Contribution is one of the cornerstones of Forever Buffs and our...
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: 1500-2500
Deadline03/25/2022
$2,000.00 Alumni Association Orange County Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship program! Contribution is one of the cornerstones of Forever Buffs and our...
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$2,000.00 Alumni Association Pueblo Chapter Scholarship
The Forever Buffs Pueblo Chapter is proud to offer support to students from the Pueblo area. This scholarship is available to incoming freshmen...
The Forever Buffs Pueblo Chapter is proud to offer support to students...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,500.00 Alumni Association San Diego Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship program! Contribution is one of the cornerstones of Forever Buffs and our...
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,500.00 Amy Willett Thelander Scholarship
The Amy Willett Thelander Scholarship is available to an entering freshman from Littleton, Colorado. Preference is given to graduates of Columbine...
The Amy Willett Thelander Scholarship is available to an entering...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,000 Andrea Rhodes and Frederick G. Gluck Scholarship in Cinema Studies
The Andrea Rhodes and Frederick G. Gluck Scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of Cinema Studies and Moving Image Arts who meet the...
The Andrea Rhodes and Frederick G. Gluck Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,000.00 Anthony and Judith Cuzzucoli Scholarship
Christopher Cuzzucoli established this scholarship in 1999 as a tribute to his parents who have devoted their lives to teaching. Judith was an...
Christopher Cuzzucoli established this scholarship in 1999 as a tribute...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$5,000.00 APS VISTA/UCB Scholarship
The APS/VISTA Scholarship is for entering freshmen from the following Aurora, Colorado high schools: Aurora Central HS, William C Hinkley HS,...
The APS/VISTA Scholarship is for entering freshmen from the following...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
Varies Archive - Bri Fera Scholarship in the Department of Art and Art History
The Bri Fera Scholarship provides scholarship support to graduate students studying studio art and art history in the Department of Art and Art...
The Bri Fera Scholarship provides scholarship support to graduate...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/25/2022
$10,000.00 Arnold and Edna Weber Undergraduate Scholarship
Arnold Weber was President of the University of Colorado from 1980-1985 and created this scholarship to support meritorious undergraduate students...
Arnold Weber was President of the University of Colorado from 1980-1985...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $10,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$2,500.00 Arthur B. Levis Scholarship--CMCI
The Arthur B. Levis Scholarship was founded by the family of Arthur B. Levis, who served as editor-in-chief of Video Magazine from 1989-1991. The...
The Arthur B. Levis Scholarship was founded by the family of Arthur B....
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,000 - $2,000 Asa Iokepa de Neeve Aloha Memorial Scholarship in Arts and Sciences
The Asa Iokepa de Neeve Aloha Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students who meet the following criteria: (1) incoming freshman enrolled in the...
The Asa Iokepa de Neeve Aloha Memorial Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,000 - $2,000
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,400.00 Asher H. Galnick Memorial Award
The Asher H. Galnick Memorial Award is given to an outstanding student studying accounting.
The Asher H. Galnick Memorial Award is given to an outstanding student...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,400.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,500 Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences Undergraduate Scholarships
The Department of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences offers six scholarship awards of $1,500 each to undergraduate students who have a major in...
The Department of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences offers six...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline03/25/2022
$2,000.00 August Werner Memorial Fund
The August Werner Memorial Fund is given to an outstanding incoming or current Leeds student.
The August Werner Memorial Fund is given to an outstanding incoming or...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$2,500.00 Aweida Family Scholarship
The Aweida Family Scholarship is awarded to an incoming Leeds School of Business student who is participating in an End the Gap initiative program...
The Aweida Family Scholarship is awarded to an incoming Leeds School of...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,000.00 Bachleda Financial Trek Award
The Bechleda Financial Trek Award is awarded to continuing students who are studying Finance in the Leeds School of Business.
The Bechleda Financial Trek Award is awarded to continuing students who...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,000 - $2,000 Barbara Abraham Shrauner Endowed Scholarship in Physics
Barbara Abraham Shrauner Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of Physics who meet the following criteria: (1) current...
Barbara Abraham Shrauner Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students in...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,000 - $2,000
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,000.00 Barnes Memorial Scholarship
The Barnes Memorial Scholarship is given to an incoming Leeds School of Business student who demonstrates middle to high need. All first-time...
The Barnes Memorial Scholarship is given to an incoming Leeds School of...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$3,500.00 Barrie Hartman News Editorial Scholarship--CMCI
The Barrie Hartman News-Editorial Scholarship is made possible by the Boulder Daily Camera, family and friends. Hartman was a longtime editor at...
The Barrie Hartman News-Editorial Scholarship is made possible by the...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $3,500.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$4,250.00 Bartkus Family Scholarship
The Bartkus Family Scholarship was established by Tony Bartkus of Bartkus Oil to give back to the community and campus, and to recognize his son...
The Bartkus Family Scholarship was established by Tony Bartkus of...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $4,250.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$2,000.00 Beagle Family Scholarship
The Beagle Family Scholarship is a non-renewable scholarship given to an accounting student with financial need and a GPA above 3.0.
The Beagle Family Scholarship is a non-renewable scholarship given to an...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
Varies Bechter Scholarship Fund
The Bechter Scholarship Fund is given to an incoming freshman to the Leeds School of Business with high academic merit and from the State of...
The Bechter Scholarship Fund is given to an incoming freshman to the...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/25/2022
$2,500.00 Bennett Family Scholarship
The Bennett Family Scholarship is for the benefit of former foster care youth who are full-time undergraduate students with declared majors in...
The Bennett Family Scholarship is for the benefit of former foster care...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$0.00 Bennett-Demeke Family Endowment
The Bennett-Demeke Family Endowment Scholarship is for students who have demonstrated a substantial commitment to the pursuit of a career in...
The Bennett-Demeke Family Endowment Scholarship is for students who have...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,000.00 Berg Family Endowed Scholarship
Distributions from the Fund will be used to provide undergraduate scholarship awards for students enrolled in the College of Media, Communication...
Distributions from the Fund will be used to provide undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$5,000 Bert and Mary Carollo LEGPWR Scholarship
This fund provides undergraduate scholarship support for full-time students at CU Boulder who are enrolled in a degree-seeking program and who have...
This fund provides undergraduate scholarship support for full-time...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,000.00 Bill McReynolds Memorial Scholarship
The Bill McReynolds Memorial Scholarship is funded by family and friends. Professor McReynolds was a faculty member in the former School of...
The Bill McReynolds Memorial Scholarship is funded by family and...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
2000-3000 Black Alumni Association Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship program! Contribution is one of the cornerstones of Forever Buffs and our...
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: 2000-3000
Deadline03/25/2022
$10,000.00 Bob and Gloria Palmer Scholarship
The Bob and Gloria Palmer Scholarship was made possible by a generous donation by Bob and Gloria Palmer. Bob Palmer had an outstanding career in...
The Bob and Gloria Palmer Scholarship was made possible by a generous...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $10,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$2,500.00 Boulder County Business Hall of Fame
The Boulder County Business Hall of Fame is a one year scholarship awarded to outstanding students who graduated from a high school within Boulder...
The Boulder County Business Hall of Fame is a one year scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline03/25/2022
Varies Boundless Opportunity Scholarship
The Boundless Opportunity Scholarship (BOS) is designed to benefit motivated non-traditional students who recognize the power of education to...
The Boundless Opportunity Scholarship (BOS) is designed to benefit...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,500 Bourne/Yaroush Family Scholarship in Psychology
This award is given to a promising Psychology or Neuroscience major with an interest in cognitive psychology. Eligible students must be a...
This award is given to a promising Psychology or Neuroscience major with...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline03/25/2022
$975.00 Bradley W. and Lisa Blackwell Endowed Family Scholarship
The Bradley W. and Lisa Blackwell Endowed Family Scholarship is available to full-time undergraduates who are enrolled in either the College of...
The Bradley W. and Lisa Blackwell Endowed Family Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $975.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$0.00 Braun Family Scholarship
The Braun Family Scholarship is for engineering students who have been in foster care or recently graduated from foster care. This award is...
The Braun Family Scholarship is for engineering students who have been...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$2000 Brennan Scholarship at Leeds
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2000
Deadline03/25/2022
$6,400.00 Brian Hostetler Memorial Scholarship
The Brian Hostetler Memorial Scholarship is funded by family, friends and colleagues of Brian Hostetler, a photographer at 9News in Denver who died...
The Brian Hostetler Memorial Scholarship is funded by family, friends...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $6,400.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,000 - $2,000 Bright Star Endowed Scholarship in Honor of Zachary Taylor in Arts and Sciences
The Bright Star Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students who meet the following criteria: (1) incoming or current undergraduate enrolled in the...
The Bright Star Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students who meet the...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,000 - $2,000
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,000 - $3,000 Bruce B. Vignery Endowed Scholarship in Arts and Sciences
The Bruce B. Vignery Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students who meet the following criteria: (1) incoming undergraduate, current undergraduate,...
The Bruce B. Vignery Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students who meet...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,000 - $3,000
Deadline03/25/2022
$2000.00 BSW Wealth Partners
The BSW Wealth Partners Scholarship is awarded to an upperclassman at Leeds who is studying in the Personal Financial Planning program.
The BSW Wealth Partners Scholarship is awarded to an upperclassman at...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$3,000 Buffalo Bicycle Classic (BBC) Scholarship in Arts and Sciences
The Buffalo Bicycle Classic Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshmen enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences and is renewable for up to...
The Buffalo Bicycle Classic Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshmen...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $3,000
Deadline03/25/2022
$4000.00 Business Buffs Scholarship
The Business Buffs Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding incoming student to the Leeds School of Business. All first-time freshmen admitted to...
The Business Buffs Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding incoming...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $4000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$1,200.00 Business General Scholarship
The Business General Scholarship is given to an outstanding student studying at the Leeds school of Business
The Business General Scholarship is given to an outstanding student...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $1,200.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$2,000.00 Butler Family Scholarship
The Butler Family Scholarship is awarded to a Leeds School of Business student enrolled in Marketing, Management, Accounting, or Finance who also...
The Butler Family Scholarship is awarded to a Leeds School of Business...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$2,000.00 C. & A. Saunders Memorial Scholarship
The Saunders Memorial Scholarship is given to a recipient with a high interest in entrepreneurship. All first-time freshmen admitted to Leeds...
The Saunders Memorial Scholarship is given to a recipient with a high...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/25/2022
$0.00 Cactus Scholarship
Undergraduate student, Enrolled in the Department of Advertising, Public Relations and Media Design, who “demonstrate a commitment to diversity,...
Undergraduate student, Enrolled in the Department of Advertising, Public...
  • Deadline: 03/25/2022
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/25/2022