Robert C. Rogers Scholarship in History

The Robert C. Rogers Scholarship, established in memory of Robert C. Rogers, is awarded to an incoming first-year, incoming transfer, or continuing undergraduate students with a declared major or minor in History. The scholarship is awarded for one academic year and past recipients are encouraged to reapply.

To be eligible for consideration, applicants must:

Deadlines for student groups

  • Priority is given to first-year and continuing students who apply by March 15; if funds remain, applications submitted after this date may be considered. Award offers are not guaranteed.
  • Incoming transfer students may apply through the posted deadline of June 15.

The Scholarship Committee particularly encourages underrepresented students in the History department to apply. Underrepresented students include those students from geographic areas and socioeconomic backgrounds who are historically underrepresented in the field of History, and/or students who have faced unusual adversity.

Schools, Colleges, Departments
College of Arts & Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. Why are you choosing to study history at the University of Colorado Boulder? (300 word limit)
  2. Describe the path you have taken to studying history at CU Boulder, including any obstacles you have encountered along the way (for example, first-generation status, transfer status, etc.). What role do you envision for history in your future career?