Our Opportunities

To view opportunities available through the CU Boulder Scholarship Application click on “Opportunities” and then select “Ours.”  Most scholarships have a deadline between February 15 – March 6.

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 MyCUInfo to apply for CU Boulder scholarship opportunities (labeled “Ours”). Get more information on applying.

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.

If you have any questions about the scholarship application process, please email scholarships@colorado.edu.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2,500.00 Dan Creedon Sports Internship Fund
The Don Creedon Sports Internship Fund was established in honor of Dan Creedon, sports editor of Boulder’s Daily Camera, to provide stipends for...
The Don Creedon Sports Internship Fund was established in honor of Dan...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$3,600.00 Dana Giffin Soper Scholarship--Environmental Design
The Dana Giffin Soper Memorial Scholarship is available to a continuing full-time ENVD student, enrolled , who will be in his or her third year of...
The Dana Giffin Soper Memorial Scholarship is available to a continuing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,600.00
Ended
$2,500.00 De Von M. Carlson Scholarship, Colorado AIA, Environmental Design
The De Von M. Carlson Scholarship offered by the Architectural Education Foundation, AIA Colorado is available to a graduating Architecture option...
The De Von M. Carlson Scholarship offered by the Architectural Education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$0.00 DeLuca Family Endowed Scholarship Fund
The DeLuca Family Scholarship was established by Peter DeLuca (Advert’83) and his wife, Wendy. Peter had a successful career in marketing, branding...
The DeLuca Family Scholarship was established by Peter DeLuca...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Designers Without Boundaries in Program in Environmental Design
Designers Without Boundaries (DWB) is an academic scholarship program for first-generation and underrepresented students in the Program in...
Designers Without Boundaries (DWB) is an academic scholarship program...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$2,400.00 Douglas Darden Memorial Scholarship--Environmental Design
The Douglas Darden Memorial Scholarship is for an undergraduate Colorado resident student enrolled full-time in the Environmental Design (ENVD)...
The Douglas Darden Memorial Scholarship is for an undergraduate Colorado...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,400.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Environmental Design Achievement Scholarship
The Environmental Design (ENVD) Achievement scholarship was created to honor ENVD’s esteemed students. The scholarship is available to continuing...
The Environmental Design (ENVD) Achievement scholarship was created to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Gary G. Landin Scholarship, Colorado AIA, Enviromental Design
The Gary G. Landin Scholarship is awarded to an ENVD student demonstrating exemplary academic merit. Students with financial need may also be...
The Gary G. Landin Scholarship is awarded to an ENVD student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Hideo Sasaki Scholarship in Interdisciplinary Design
The Hideo Sasaki Scholarship in Interdisciplinary Design benefits an outstanding undergraduate student demonstrating financial need and academic...
The Hideo Sasaki Scholarship in Interdisciplinary Design benefits an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,200.00 John Leach Endowed Scholarship-CMCI
The John Leach Endowed Scholarship was established by John F. Leach, a distinguished alumnus of the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at...
The John Leach Endowed Scholarship was established by John F. Leach, a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Kenneth R Fuller Scholarship, AIA Colorado, Environmental Design
The Kenneth R. Fuller Scholarship offered by the Architectural Education Foundation, AIA Colorado is available to a student graduating in the...
The Kenneth R. Fuller Scholarship offered by the Architectural Education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Knox Fowler Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Lou Ann Bergen Endowed Scholarship Fund
The Lou Ann Bergen Scholarship was established in 2018 by Kim and Eric Belcher (Advert’79) in honor of Lori Bergen, CMCI’s founding dean, and in...
The Lou Ann Bergen Scholarship was established in 2018 by Kim and Eric...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Marcia Miller Memorial Scholarship--Environmental Design
The Marcia Miller Memorial Scholarship was created to provide assistance to a married ENVD student with demonstrated financial need in her or his...
The Marcia Miller Memorial Scholarship was created to provide assistance...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$2,200.00 Pierce Endowed Scholarship-CMCI
The Miller Dandridge Pierce Scholarship was established in recognition of Miller Pierce, a graduate of the School of Journalism and Mass...
The Miller Dandridge Pierce Scholarship was established in recognition...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,200.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Presidents Leadership Class (PLC) Scholarship
The Presidents Leadership Class (PLC) program and scholarship is for entering freshmen with a strong academic record, leadership initiative, depth...
The Presidents Leadership Class (PLC) program and scholarship is for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$0.00 Raymond B. Johnson Memorial Award
The Raymond B. Johnson Memorial Award is made possible by a generous donation in 1971 by Raymond’s widow, Ada May Johnson, with additional gifts...
The Raymond B. Johnson Memorial Award is made possible by a generous...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Richard L. Crowther Memorial Scholarship--Environmental Design
The Richard L. Crowther Memorial scholarship is for an ENVD student who intends to pursue research in environmental design.
The Richard L. Crowther Memorial scholarship is for an ENVD student who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$0.00 Second Point of Entry - Presidents Leadership Class (PLC)
The Second Point of Entry into The Presidents Leadership Class (PLC) program is for rising sophomores, both continuing at CU and transfer students,...
The Second Point of Entry into The Presidents Leadership Class (PLC)...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$3,000-$5,000 University Women's Club Scholarship
The University Women’s Club’s scholarships benefit nontraditional CU undergraduates who are Colorado residents returning to school after a gap in...
The University Women’s Club’s scholarships benefit nontraditional CU...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000-$5,000
Ended
Varies (covers study abroad fees in excess of regular tuition and fees) Writing Abroad Scholarship in the Program for Writing and Rhetoric (PWR)
The Program for Writing and Rhetoric, with support from the Calderwood Foundation, is proud to offer financial assistance to students traveling for...
The Program for Writing and Rhetoric, with support from the Calderwood...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies (covers study abroad fees in excess of regular tuition and fees)
Ended
$1,250.00 Colorado Garden Foundation Merit & Need Scholarship for ENVD Landscape Architecture Students
Colorado Garden Foundation awards grants to organizations and scholarships to individuals throughout Colorado. In the past 60 years, organizations...
Colorado Garden Foundation awards grants to organizations and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
Varies Art and Art History Graduate Fellowship
The Art and Art History Graduate Fellowship provides graduate student fellowships in Art and Art History at the University of Colorado Boulder.
The Art and Art History Graduate Fellowship provides graduate student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Charles Francis Truscott Scholarship in Fine Arts
The Charles Francis Truscott Scholarship provides scholarship support to students majoring in the Fine Arts or Humanities at the University of...
The Charles Francis Truscott Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dan Spivak Endowment Fund in Art and Art History
The Dan Spivak Endowment Fund in Art and Art History provides need-based scholarship support for college seniors in the visual arts in the...
The Dan Spivak Endowment Fund in Art and Art History provides need-based...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dexter and Gina Williams Endowment
The Dexter and Gina Williams Endowment provides scholarship support for graduate students with financial need in Art History at the University of...
The Dexter and Gina Williams Endowment provides scholarship support for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Emma Strain Memorial Scholarship
The Emma Strain Memorial Scholarship provides scholarship support for students majoring in Art and Art History at the University of Colorado...
The Emma Strain Memorial Scholarship provides scholarship support for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Eve DreweLowe Fine Arts Scholarship
The Eva DreweLowe Fine Arts Scholarship provides scholarship support to students majoring in painting in the Fine Arts program in the Department of...
The Eva DreweLowe Fine Arts Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Fine Arts Advisory Support Scholarship
The Fine Arts Advisory Support Scholarship provides merit based scholarship support for an undergraduate or graduate Fine Arts major in the...
The Fine Arts Advisory Support Scholarship provides merit based...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Janau Noerdlinger Scholarship
The Janau Noerdlinger Scholarship provides scholarship support to undergraduate students at CU Boulder majoring in Art and Art History and involved...
The Janau Noerdlinger Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kacher Wardwell Family Scholarship in Arts and Sciences
The Kacher Wardwell Family Scholarship is awarded to students in the College of Arts and Sciences who meet the following criteria: (1)...
The Kacher Wardwell Family Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ralph E. Dakin Award for Outstanding Painting in Watermedia
The Ralph E. Dakin Award for Outstanding Painting in Watermedia provides an award for an undergraduate watercolor student majoring in Art and Art...
The Ralph E. Dakin Award for Outstanding Painting in Watermedia provides...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Rose Ann Fritz Bershenyi Art and Art History Endowed Scholarship
The Rose Ann Fritz Bershenyi Art and Art History Endowed Scholarship provides scholarship support to Art and Art History majors at the University...
The Rose Ann Fritz Bershenyi Art and Art History Endowed Scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Susan Irey Byrne Memorial Scholarship
The Susan Irey Byrne Memorial Scholarship provide scholarship support to undergraduate students pursuing a degree in the Art and Art History...
The Susan Irey Byrne Memorial Scholarship provide scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Welman Family Endowed Scholarship
The Welman Family Endowed Scholarship provides scholarship support based on scholastic talent and financial need to undergraduate and graduate...
The Welman Family Endowed Scholarship provides scholarship support based...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,500.00 Alumni Association Boulder 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
Varies Alumni Association Denver Metro 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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 Forever Buffs and our...
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Alumni Association Washington DC 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$4,000.00 CU Alumni Association Directors Club Scholarship
The CU Alumni Directors Club Scholarships are funded by generous contributions to the Scholarship Fund by members of the Directors Club. The...
The CU Alumni Directors Club Scholarships are funded by generous...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,000.00
Ended
Varies Latino 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,500.00 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$2,500.00 New Student & Family Programs Scholarship for Continuing Students
New Student & Family Programs offers scholarships to continuing CU Boulder students. These $2,500, merit based, non-renewable scholarships are...
New Student & Family Programs offers scholarships to continuing CU...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$2,500.00 New Student & Family Programs Scholarship for Transfer Students
New Student & Family Programs offers scholarships to CU-Boulder students who have transferred into the institution. These $2,500, merit based,...
New Student & Family Programs offers scholarships to CU-Boulder students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$4,500.00 Puksta Scholars Program
Each year, the Puksta Scholarship with the explicit purpose to serve as catalysts for positive change on campus, or in our local, national or...
Each year, the Puksta Scholarship with the explicit purpose to serve as...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Veterans Alumni Association Scholarship
The Veterans Alumni Association Scholarship is for undergraduate students who have honorably served their country, and are demonstrating a...
The Veterans Alumni Association Scholarship is for undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Alice Okicich Massaro Scholarship
The Alice O. Massaro scholarship is awarded to a student from either Central High School or South High School in Pueblo, Colorado with a minimum...
The Alice O. Massaro scholarship is awarded to a student from either...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,500 Allan R. and Mary C. Taylor Memorial Scholarship in Arts and Sciences
The Alan R. and Mary C. Taylor Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in the College of Arts and Sciences who meet the following criteria: (1)...
The Alan R. and Mary C. Taylor Memorial Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended