Building Equity in Our Community of Academics (BECA) Fund

The Building Equity in Our Community of Academics (BECA) Fund, established by Angela Bryan and Kent Hutchison, is a merit-based undergraduate scholarship for students who have completed or are completing their honor’s thesis in the department of Psychology and Neuroscience in the College of Arts & Sciences at CU Boulder.

Qualified applicants include:
First generation students are those who are the first generation in their family to attend college and underrepresented students include those students from geographic areas and socioeconomic backgrounds who are historically underrepresented in the Department and/or students who have faced unusual adversity. Students who demonstrate a commitment to the Latino community and/or contribute to the study of Latino culture, education or history are particularly encouraged to apply. If this is a factor, please describe either in the description of the project or the letter from the advisor.

Requirements include:
Curriculum Vitae
One-page summary of the thesis project
Letter of recommendation from your honors thesis advisor

Schools, Colleges, Departments
College of Arts & Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. Upload a one-page summary of your honors thesis project.
  2. Please upload a copy of your CV.
  3. Provide the name and email address of your honors thesis advisor to submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf. Be sure to let your recommender know you are requesting this well in advance of the application deadline.