Our Opportunities

Welcome to the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Scholarship Homepage.

The UCCS Scholarship Application will open for 2021-2022 Academic Year on December 1st.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply for scholarships, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access the myUCCS portal.

New students will receive a Student ID and instructions on how to Claim Your Account in their acceptance letter from UCCS. Complete this step first!

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Graduate Opportunity Scholarship
The Graduate Opportunity Scholarship is for students within their first year in a graduate program who bring diverse perspectives to UCCS. To...
The Graduate Opportunity Scholarship is for students within their first...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$2,000.00 H. A. Arnold Scholarship
The H. A. Arnold Scholarship is a four year, $8,000 renewable scholarship for first-generation college students who demonstrate financial need...
The H. A. Arnold Scholarship is a four year, $8,000 renewable...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$5,000.00 Hazel Long Preston Scholarship
This scholarship is in memory of Hazel R. Long-Preston, RN, and is intended to help nursing students. To qualify, students must have a minimum 3.0...
This scholarship is in memory of Hazel R. Long-Preston, RN, and is...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El Scholarship Fund
The Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El Scholarship Fund is a merit-based scholarship for undergraduate Nursing students at the University of...
The Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El Scholarship Fund is a...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$3,000.00 Helen Geneva Smith Scholarship
The Helen Geneva Smith Scholarship is an award for graduate and continuing undergraduate students in the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El...
The Helen Geneva Smith Scholarship is an award for graduate and...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$5,000.00 Hildebrand Endowed Scholarship
The Dona and Floyd Hildebrand Scholarship is awarded to non-traditional undergraduate students who are returning to college later in life. The...
The Dona and Floyd Hildebrand Scholarship is awarded to non-traditional...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,500.00 Hoffman Binger Support Fund
The Hoffman Binger Support Fund offers scholarships to students based on academic merit and financial need. Eligible students are full-time...
The Hoffman Binger Support Fund offers scholarships to students based on...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Ingvar Wallace II Memorial Scholarship
The Ingvar Wallace II Memorial Scholarship funds scholarships for outstanding seniors, who are seeking a BS degree in Chemistry at the University...
The Ingvar Wallace II Memorial Scholarship funds scholarships for...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 ITEA Scholarship Endowment
The International Test and Evaluation Association (ITEA) Scholarship is designed to assist and encourage outstanding and deserving upper division...
The International Test and Evaluation Association (ITEA) Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,500.00 Jacine Gielinski Scholarship
The Jacine Gielinski Scholarship is for a student athlete who must be participating in an NCAA Division II women’s sport with a cumulative GPA of...
The Jacine Gielinski Scholarship is for a student athlete who must be...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$2,000.00 James Burkhart Physics Scholarship
The James Burkhart Physics Scholarship is available only to students in the UCCS Applied Science (Physics) PhD program or students applying for...
The James Burkhart Physics Scholarship is available only to students in...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$500.00 Janice M. Gould Memorial Scholarship
The Janice M. Gould Memorial Scholarship supports undergraduate students in the College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences to honor the life of...
The Janice M. Gould Memorial Scholarship supports undergraduate students...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Jeniel Harris Visual Art Scholarship
The Jeniel Harris Visual Art Scholarship is a need-based award for students pursuing a degree in Visual Art in the Department of Visual and...
The Jeniel Harris Visual Art Scholarship is a need-based award for...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$5,000.00 Jensen Engineering Scholarship
The Owen E. “Juice” Jensen Scholarship is for undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Engineering and Applied Science. Students will be...
The Owen E. “Juice” Jensen Scholarship is for undergraduate students...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies Jesse Family Computer Science Scholarship Fund
The Jesse Family Computer Science Scholarship Fund supports undergraduate scholarship awards for diverse students enrolled in the College of...
The Jesse Family Computer Science Scholarship Fund supports...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Jim & Norma Null Scholarship
The Jim and Norma Null Scholarship is for undergraduate political science majors or students with minors in Political Science or Political Economy....
The Jim and Norma Null Scholarship is for undergraduate political...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies John Suthers Scholarship Fund
The John Suthers Scholarship was established to provide meritorious scholarships to junior and senior level undergraduate students majoring in...
The John Suthers Scholarship was established to provide meritorious...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$3,000.00 Johnson Scholarship
The Morgan and Dorothy Johnson Scholarship is a need-based scholarship for first-year freshmen students enrolled in the College of Letters, Arts...
The Morgan and Dorothy Johnson Scholarship is a need-based scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Julie Welsh Memorial Scholarship
The Julie Welsh Memorial Scholarship is a need-based award for continuing students at UCCS who have completed at least 12 credits of English and...
The Julie Welsh Memorial Scholarship is a need-based award for...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$5,000.00 Karen Possehl Women's Endowment Scholarship
The Karen Possehl Women’s Endowment (KPWE) is for students of non-traditional age (typically 25 years or older), who plan to enroll full-time, have...
The Karen Possehl Women’s Endowment (KPWE) is for students of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$2,000.00 Kelbel/Leeman Professional Golf Management Scholarship
The Kelbel/Leeman Scholarship is designed to recognize the efforts of a PGA Golf Management student who has shown an outstanding commitment to the...
The Kelbel/Leeman Scholarship is designed to recognize the efforts of a...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000 Kennedy First Generation Scholarship
The Kennedy First Generation Scholarship awards first-generation undergraduate students at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS). ...
The Kennedy First Generation Scholarship awards first-generation...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2021
$2,500.00 Laura and Mark Hawkins MBA Scholarship Fund
The Laura and Mark Hawkins MBA Scholarship Fund is awarded to graduate students in the College of Business MBA program who demonstrate academic...
The Laura and Mark Hawkins MBA Scholarship Fund is awarded to graduate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,500.00 Lee and Elaine Schantz Memorial Scholarship
The Lee and Elaine Schantz Memorial Scholarship is for students enrolled in the College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences. Eligible students must have...
The Lee and Elaine Schantz Memorial Scholarship is for students enrolled...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$500.00 Leo Gomez Scholarship
The Leo Gomez Scholarship Fund is a need-based scholarship for students enrolled in the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, who are majoring in...
The Leo Gomez Scholarship Fund is a need-based scholarship for students...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies Lieutenant General Roger DeKok Scholarship
The Lieutenant General Roger DeKok Scholarship is for students pursuing a degree through the College of Engineering and Applied Science with a...
The Lieutenant General Roger DeKok Scholarship is for students pursuing...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Lind Scholarship
The Lind Scholarship is a need based award for continuing full-time graduate students who have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. Eligible students...
The Lind Scholarship is a need based award for continuing full-time...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies Logan Coleman Finish Line Memorial Scholarship
The Logan Coleman Finish Line Memorial Scholarship is for senior undergraduate students who are scheduled to graduate in the year they receive the...
The Logan Coleman Finish Line Memorial Scholarship is for senior...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,500.00 Lorch Political Science Scholarship
The Robert and Barbara Lorch Scholarship is for undergraduate political science majors who have completed at least 15 credit hours of Political...
The Robert and Barbara Lorch Scholarship is for undergraduate political...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Lycan Scholarship
The Lycan Scholarship is a merit-based award for Pre-Collegiate Development Program graduates. This fund awards up to two students per year a...
The Lycan Scholarship is a merit-based award for Pre-Collegiate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$3,000.00 Malone Scholarship
The Malone Scholarship is a four year, $12,000 renewable scholarship awarded to students who have graduated from Pueblo Centennial High School....
The Malone Scholarship is a four year, $12,000 renewable scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$2,000.00 Marion Sondermann Scholarship
The Marion Sondermann Scholarship is for Political Science or Economic majors who have completed a minimum of 30 hours, at least 9 hours of which...
The Marion Sondermann Scholarship is for Political Science or Economic...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$500.00 Mary Lynn Stockman LAS Scholarship
The Mary Lynn Stockman LAS Scholarship will be awarded to students enrolled in the College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences. Preference will be given...
The Mary Lynn Stockman LAS Scholarship will be awarded to students...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$2,000.00 McHugh Family Endowed Scholarship
Robert and Ruth McHugh have been engaged in business endeavors in the Pikes Peak region and have a fundamental belief that an accounting and/or...
Robert and Ruth McHugh have been engaged in business endeavors in the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,500.00 MCI Scholarship
The MCI Scholarship rewards excellence among entering freshmen in the top 10% of their senior class. Students will be preparing for a career in...
The MCI Scholarship rewards excellence among entering freshmen in the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies Mentored Doctoral Fellowship
The Graduate School Mentored Doctoral Fellowship is a competitive award sponsored by the Graduate School that supports the professional development...
The Graduate School Mentored Doctoral Fellowship is a competitive award...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,500 Morgan Berthrong Fellowship
The Morgan Berthrong Fellowship honors the memory of Dr. Morgan Berthrong, pathologist and medical educator. This fellowship is awarded to a...
The Morgan Berthrong Fellowship honors the memory of Dr. Morgan...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Morris Slobodow Memorial Scholarship
The Morris Slobodow Memorial Scholarship is available to undergraduate and graduate students in the College of Business and Administration who have...
The Morris Slobodow Memorial Scholarship is available to undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$750.00 Murphy Scholarship
The Arthur B. Murphy Scholarship is offered to graduate students in the School of Public Affairs to encourage highly qualified students to consider...
The Arthur B. Murphy Scholarship is offered to graduate students in the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies Newberry Scholarship Endowment
The Newberry Scholarship is for registered nurses who are pursuing additional education through the undergraduate or graduate nursing program, and...
The Newberry Scholarship is for registered nurses who are pursuing...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$5,000.00 Non-Traditional Student Graduate Scholarship
The Non-Traditional Student Scholarship is for students who graduated from UCCS as scholars in either the KPWE, Hildebrand, or Non-Traditional...
The Non-Traditional Student Scholarship is for students who graduated...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$5,000.00 Non-Traditional Student Scholarship
UCCS offers a variety of scholarships for students of non-traditional age (25 years or older), who plan to enroll full-time, have a minimum 3.0...
UCCS offers a variety of scholarships for students of non-traditional...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$15,000.00 NSF Noyce Post-Baccalaureate STEM Award
The National Science Foundation (NSF) Noyce Post-baccalaureate (post-bacc) Scholarship is open to qualified STEM professionals who have been...
The National Science Foundation (NSF) Noyce Post-baccalaureate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $15,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$15,000.00 NSF Noyce Undergraduate Award
The National Science Foundation (NSF) Noyce Undergraduate Scholarship is open to UCCS juniors and seniors pursuing teacher licensure through the...
The National Science Foundation (NSF) Noyce Undergraduate Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $15,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Officer Garrett Swasey Memorial Scholarship
The Officer Garrett Swasey Memorial Scholarship is offered to undergraduate students in their junior or senior year who have declared majors in the...
The Officer Garrett Swasey Memorial Scholarship is offered to...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies Patricia Gray Endowment
The Patricia Ann Gray Scholarship is a need based award for continuing students at UCCS who have completed at least nine (9) credits of 2000-level...
The Patricia Ann Gray Scholarship is a need based award for continuing...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies Penrose Nurse Scholars Program
This program is only available to students admitted to the Nursing major who have a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher. Awards will be applied for...
This program is only available to students admitted to the Nursing major...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$600.00 Petta Scholarship
The Joseph and Dorothy Petta Scholarship is a need-based scholarship for students in the College of Business, sophomore level and above who have a...
The Joseph and Dorothy Petta Scholarship is a need-based scholarship for...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $600.00
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies Pre-Collegiate Development Program Pioneer Fund Scholarship
The Pioneer Scholarship is awarded to top graduates of the Pre-Collegiate Development Program. Students can reapply if they meet the scholarship...
The Pioneer Scholarship is awarded to top graduates of the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 President's Pre-Collegiate Development Program Scholarship
The President’s Pre-Collegiate Scholarship is for students who meet the following criteria: Participated and successfully completed the...
The President’s Pre-Collegiate Scholarship is for students who meet the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021