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 Incoming Fall 2022 Transfer students to apply for scholarships is June 15th at 11:59 pm MT.
  • Scholarship opportunities for prospective first-year students and continuing students closed on March 25.
  • 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
Varies Art History BA Scholarship Application
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$2,000-$5,000 University Women's Club Scholarship
In 1982, the University Women’s Club of Boulder established a...
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$2,000.00 C. Gordon Sweet Scholarship, Colorado AIA, Environmental Design
The C. Gordon Sweet Scholarship offered by the Architectural Education...
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$500.00 Charles Haertling Scholarship--Environmental Design
The Charles Haertling scholarship is available to a continuing, full...
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$2,500.00 Colorado Garden Foundation Merit & Need Scholarship for ENVD Landscape Architecture Students
Colorado Garden Foundation awards grants to organizations and...
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$1,500.00 Colorado North Chapter Scholarship, Colorado AIA, Environmental Design
The Architectural Education Foundation, AIA Colorado through the Program...
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$1,600.00 D.J. Hynek Memorial Scholarship--Environmental Design
The D.J. Hynek Memorial scholarship is for an undergraduate student...
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$3,100.00 Dana Giffin Soper Scholarship--Environmental Design
The Dana Giffin Soper Memorial Scholarship is available to a continuing...
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$2,500.00 De Von M. Carlson Scholarship, Colorado AIA, Environmental Design
The De Von M. Carlson Scholarship offered by the Architectural Education...
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$1,500.00 Environmental Design Achievement Scholarship
The Environmental Design (ENVD) Achievement scholarship was created to...
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$1,000.00 Gary G. Landin Scholarship, Colorado AIA, Enviromental Design
The Gary G. Landin Scholarship is awarded to an ENVD student...
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$1,200.00 Hideo Sasaki Scholarship in Interdisciplinary Design
The Hideo Sasaki Scholarship in Interdisciplinary Design benefits an...
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$2,500.00 Kenneth R Fuller Scholarship, AIA Colorado, Environmental Design
The Kenneth R. Fuller Scholarship offered by the Architectural Education...
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$1,050.00 Marcia Miller Memorial Scholarship--Environmental Design
The Marcia Miller Memorial Scholarship was created to provide assistance...
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$900.00 Martin Luther King Jr. Housing Prize Scholarship
The Martin King Jr. Housing Prize Scholarship was established to...
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$2,500.00 Oscar R. Sanchez, AIAS Scholarship
The Oscar R. Sanchez Scholarship was founded in 2009 to introduce...
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$1,000.00 Presidents Leadership Class (PLC) Scholarship
The Presidents Leadership Class (PLC) four-year program and scholarship...
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1,000 Second Point of Entry - Presidents Leadership Class (PLC)
The Second Point of Entry into The Presidents Leadership Class (PLC)...
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$1,000 - $4,000 (depending upon available funding) Beardsley Family Scholarship; Center of the American West
The George B. Beardsley Family Scholarship is awarded to students at the...
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$1,250 Karen Raforth Scholarship in LGBTQ Studies
The Karen Raforth Scholarship is awarded to currently enrolled full-time...
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$2,000 Jean Dubofsky Scholarship in Women and Gender Studies
The Jean Dubofsky Scholarship is awarded to students in the Department...
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$1,500 Lucile Berkeley Buchanan Scholarship in Women and Gender Studies
The Lucile Berkeley Buchanan Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
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$1,000 - $3,000 S. Antoinette Bigelow Scholarship in Arts and Sciences
The S. Antoinette Bigelow Scholarship is awarded to students who meet...
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$1,000 Bacon Family Scholarship in Sociology
The Bacon Family Scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of...
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$1,500 - $2,500 Caplan-Craig Scholarship in MCDB
The Caplan-Craig Scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of...
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$5,000 Chen Endowed Family Scholarship in MCDB
The Chen Endowed Family Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
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$1,000 Internship or Language Study Grant in the Benson Center for the Study of Western Civilization
The Internship or Language Study Grant is awarded to undergraduate or...
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$5,000 Nancy Guild PhD Endowed Scholarship in MCDB
The Nancy Guild PhD Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
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$1,000 - $2,000 Thomas F. Marsico Scholarship in MCDB
The Thomas F. Marsico Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
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Varies Environmental Studies Undergraduate Scholarships
Scholarships in the Environmental Studies Program are awarded to...
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$15,000 (Covers In-State Tuition & Fees) Woodruff Memorial Scholarship in Arts and Sciences
The Woodruff Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students who meet the...
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$1,000 A Queer Endeavor Kelley Therese Wylder Anderson Scholarship
This scholarship was created in memory of Kelley Therese Wylder...
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Varies AAH Scholarship: Charles Francis Truscott Scholarship in Fine Arts
The Charles Francis Truscott Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
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Varies Adele V. Leonhardy Memorial Scholarship in Mathematics
Are you planning a teaching career in mathematics? The Adele V....
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$1,000 - $5,000 Albert A. Bartlett Award in Physics
The Albert A. Bartlett Award is awarded to students in the Department of...
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$1,500.00 Alice Okicich Massaro Scholarship
The Alice O. Massaro scholarship is awarded to a student from either...
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$3,000 - $5,000 Allison Preston Goodheart Scholarship in Arts and Sciences
The Allison Preston Goodheart Scholarship is awarded to students who...
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$0.00 Alphonse Keasley Endowed Scholarship
This fund was created in honor of Dr. Alphonse Keasley to recognize...
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$4,000.00 Alumni Association Boulder Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
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1500-2000 Alumni Association Denver Metro Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
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$1,500.00 Alumni Association Gunnison Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
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$1,500.00 Alumni Association Los Angeles Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
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1500-2500 Alumni Association NYC Chapter Scholarship
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
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$1,500.00 Amy Willett Thelander Scholarship
The Amy Willett Thelander Scholarship is available to an entering...
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$1,000 Andrea Rhodes and Frederick G. Gluck Scholarship in Cinema Studies
The Andrea Rhodes and Frederick G. Gluck Scholarship is awarded to...
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$5,000.00 APS VISTA/UCB Scholarship
The APS/VISTA Scholarship is for entering freshmen from the following...
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Varies Archive - Bri Fera Scholarship in the Department of Art and Art History
The Bri Fera Scholarship provides scholarship support to graduate...
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$10,000.00 Arnold and Edna Weber Undergraduate Scholarship
Arnold Weber was President of the University of Colorado from 1980-1985...
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$0.00 Arts and Sciences Dean's Advisory Board Endowed Scholarship Fund
The Arts and Sciences Dean’s Advisory Board Endowed Scholarship Fund is...
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$1,500 Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences Undergraduate Scholarships
The Department of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences offers six...
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