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
$7,000.00 Karen Bajgert Memorial Scholarship
The Karen Bajgert Memorial scholarship is available to graduating seniors from Fairview High School in Boulder, Colorado attending CU Boulder based...
The Karen Bajgert Memorial scholarship is available to graduating...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $7,000.00
$1,000.00 Charles Schwab CFP Scholarship
The Charles Schwab CFP Scholarship is for 5 outstanding students interested in pursuing a career as a personal financial planner through the Leeds...
The Charles Schwab CFP Scholarship is for 5 outstanding students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Scholarship for Opportunities
This fund was established by Dean Kathy Schultz in May of 2017 to provide scholarship awards for students enrolled in the School of Education who...
This fund was established by Dean Kathy Schultz in May of 2017 to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
Varies Adele V. Leonhardy Memorial Scholarship
Are you planning a teaching career in mathematics? The Adele V. Leonhardy Scholarship provides support to outstanding undergraduate or graduate...
Are you planning a teaching career in mathematics? The Adele V....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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 Forever Buffs and our...
Forever Buffs comes to life through the Alumni Association scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
Varies Ayer Romance Languages Scholarship in Spanish and Portuguese
The Ayer Romance Languages Scholarship in Spanish and Portuguese provides scholarship support to students in the Department of Spanish and...
The Ayer Romance Languages Scholarship in Spanish and Portuguese...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Charles Francis Truscott Scholarship in Humanities
The Charles Francis Truscott Scholarship provides scholarship support to students majoring in the Humanities or Fine Arts at the University of...
The Charles Francis Truscott Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Eve Verderber Undergraduate Support Fund
The Eve Verderber Undergraduate Support Fund provides support for undergraduate scholarships to students in the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology...
The Eve Verderber Undergraduate Support Fund provides support for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies George and Clara Moreno Scholarship
The George and Clara Moreno Scholarship provides scholarship support to undergraduate students in the Department of Mathematics at the University...
The George and Clara Moreno Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies John H. "Jack" Hodges Scholarship
The John H. “Jack” Hodges Scholarship provides scholarship support to undergraduate students in the Department of Mathematics at the University of...
The John H. “Jack” Hodges Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jose De Onis Achievement Award
The Jose De Onis Achievement Award provides scholarship support to graduate students in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese.
The Jose De Onis Achievement Award provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Marion and Gordon Alexander, and Anne Alexander Bingham Memorial Scholarship
The Marion and Gordon Alexander, and Anne Alexander Bingham Memorial Scholarship provides scholarship support to upper division undergraduate or...
The Marion and Gordon Alexander, and Anne Alexander Bingham Memorial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Marlene Massaro Pratto and David Pratto Scholarship in Mathematics
The Marlene Massaro Pratto and David Pratto Scholarship provides scholarship support to undergraduate students in the Department of Mathematics at...
The Marlene Massaro Pratto and David Pratto Scholarship provides...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mel Cundiff Biology Endowment
The Mel Cundiff Biology Endowment provides scholarship support to outstanding undergraduate students who are graduating in Ecology and Evolutionary...
The Mel Cundiff Biology Endowment provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Merle Colglazier Scholarship
The Merle Colglazier Scholarship provides scholarship support to undergraduate students majoring in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the...
The Merle Colglazier Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Steven Berry Memorial Scholarship
The Steven Berry Memorial Scholarship provides scholarship support for undergraduate students studying the Japanese language as a major.
The Steven Berry Memorial Scholarship provides scholarship support for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies William Segal Memorial Fund
The William Segal Memorial Fund was established in honor of Professor Emeritus William “Willie” Segal to provide scholarship support to students...
The William Segal Memorial Fund was established in honor of Professor...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Richard A. McCray Scholarship in Arts and Sciences
The Richard A. McCray Scholarship provides support to full-time, academically strong (minimum GPA of 3.5 or higher) undergraduates in the College...
The Richard A. McCray Scholarship provides support to full-time,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ann E. Jones Memorial Scholarship
The Ann E. Jones Memorial Scholarship provides scholarship support for students majoring in Art and Art History at the University of Colorado Boulder.
The Ann E. Jones Memorial Scholarship provides scholarship support for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Art and Art History Scholarship
Th Art and Art History Scholarship provides scholarship support for the Department of Art and Art History at the University of Colorado Boulder.
Th Art and Art History Scholarship provides scholarship support for the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ellen M. Tallman Endowed Scholarship
The Ellen M. Tallman Endowed Scholarship provides undergraduate and graduate scholarship support for students enrolled in the Arts Practices...
The Ellen M. Tallman Endowed Scholarship provides undergraduate and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies J. R. Hopes Art Scholarship
The J.R. Hopes Scholarship provides scholarship support to students who are full-time art majors at the University of Colorado Boulder. Students...
The J.R. Hopes Scholarship provides scholarship support to students who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Maria Elkin Memorial Scholarship
The Maria Elkin Memorial Scholarship provides scholarship support to students in the Art and Art History Department at the University of Colorado...
The Maria Elkin Memorial Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Phillips Fine Arts Scholarship
The Philips Fine Art Scholarship provides scholarship support to students majoring in Art and Art History at the University of Colorado Boulder.
The Philips Fine Art Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2,000.00 Scholarship for Opportunities
This fund was established by Dean Kathy Schultz in May of 2017 to provide scholarship awards for students enrolled in the School of Education who...
This fund was established by Dean Kathy Schultz in May of 2017 to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
Varies Charlotte York Irey Scholarship
The Charlotte York Irey Scholarship provides scholarship support to graduate students in the Department of Theatre and Dance at the University of...
The Charlotte York Irey Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dance Program Freshman Scholarship
The Dance Program Freshman Scholarship provides scholarship support to incoming freshmen students in the Department of Theatre and Dance at the...
The Dance Program Freshman Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dance Scholarship Fund
The Dance Scholarship Fund provides scholarship support for Dance majors at the University of Colorado Boulder.
The Dance Scholarship Fund provides scholarship support for Dance majors...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies David A. Busse Scholarship Fund
The David A. Busse Scholarship Fund provides scholarship support in the area of costume design to the Department of Theater and Dance and the...
The David A. Busse Scholarship Fund provides scholarship support in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gail Pokoik Dance Scholarship
The Gail Pokoik Dance Scholarship provides scholarship support to graduate students in the Dance Division of the Theatre and Dance Department at...
The Gail Pokoik Dance Scholarship provides scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 James and Anne de Castro Dance Scholarship
The James and Anne de Castro Dance Scholarship provides scholarship support to undergraduate students in the Department of Theatre and Dance at the...
The James and Anne de Castro Dance Scholarship provides scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies Juliana and Sean Crouch Theatre Scholarship
The Juliana and Sean Crouch Theatre Scholarship provides an annual scholarship award for an in-state undergraduate student studying Theatre with a...
The Juliana and Sean Crouch Theatre Scholarship provides an annual...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Patricia Elliott Endowed Scholarship Fund for Theatre
The Patricia Elliott Endowed Scholarship Fund for Theatre provides scholarship support to graduate and doctoral students studying Theatre in the CU...
The Patricia Elliott Endowed Scholarship Fund for Theatre provides...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Theatre Graduate Student Scholarship
The Theatre Graduate Student Scholarship provides graduate student scholarships for Theatre majors at the University of Colorado Boulder.
The Theatre Graduate Student Scholarship provides graduate student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Theatre Scholarship Fund
The Theatre Scholarship Fund provide scholarship support for Theatre majors at the University of Colorado Boulder.
The Theatre Scholarship Fund provide scholarship support for Theatre...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 or $5,000 Beverly Sears Graduate Student Research Grant
Beverly Sears Graduate Student Grants and Cynthia H. Schultz Small Grants are competitive awards sponsored by the Graduate School that support the...
Beverly Sears Graduate Student Grants and Cynthia H. Schultz Small...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 or $5,000
Ended
$2,000.00 Post-Holocaust American Judaism Collections Graduate Research Fellowship
The Program in Jewish Studies and University Libraries’ Special Collections, Archives, and Preservation Department hold a competition for a...
The Program in Jewish Studies and University Libraries’ Special...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
Varies Hossack Family Scholarship
The Hossack Family Scholarship is for an entering freshman from Ponderosa or Legend High School or if no qualified applicants, another high school...
The Hossack Family Scholarship is for an entering freshman from...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 Post-Holocaust American Judaism Collections Undergraduate Scholarship
The Program in Jewish Studies and the University Libraries Special Collections, Archives, and Preservation annually host competition for a...
The Program in Jewish Studies and the University Libraries Special...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies Barbara Lynn Bowler Scholarship in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
To provide scholarship support to undergraduate and graduate students in the Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences (SLHS) based on...
To provide scholarship support to undergraduate and graduate students in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2500 for 4 years Delta Eta Boule
Delta Eta is the Denver chapter of Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, the oldest African American fraternity in the country. The Delta Eta Boulé Scholarship...
Delta Eta is the Denver chapter of Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, the oldest...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2500 for 4 years
Ended
Varies Omer G. Voss Family Foundation Student Support Fund in Arts and Sciences
The Omer G. Voss Family Foundation Student Support Fund is awarded to students in the College of Arts and Sciences who are on a pre-medical track...
The Omer G. Voss Family Foundation Student Support Fund is awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,500 Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences Undergraduate Scholarships
The Department of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences offers six undergraduate scholarships of $1,500 each to majors who are in good academic...
The Department of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences offers six...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$1,000.00 Berg Family Endowed Scholarship fund
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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 C. Gordon Sweet Scholarship, Colorado AIA, Environmental Design
The C. Gordon Sweet Scholarship offered by the Architectural Education Foundation, AIA Colorado is available to a third or fourth year student in...
The C. Gordon Sweet Scholarship offered by the Architectural Education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Charles Haertling Scholarship--Environmental Design
The Charles Haertling scholarship is available to a continuing, full time 3rd or 4th year ENVD architecture student, who demonstrates academic...
The Charles Haertling scholarship is available to a continuing, full...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
Varies CMCI General Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,500.00 Colorado North Chapter Scholarship, Colorado AIA, Environmental Design
The Architectural Education Foundation, AIA Colorado through the Program in Environmental Design (ENVD) offers a scholarship funded by the North...
The Architectural Education Foundation, AIA Colorado through the Program...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$2,400.00 D.J. Hynek Memorial Scholarship--Environmental Design
The D.J. Hynek Memorial scholarship is for an undergraduate student enrolled full-time in the Environmental Design program, who is facing personal...
The D.J. Hynek Memorial scholarship is for an undergraduate student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,400.00
Ended