Our Opportunities

Welcome to the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Scholarship Homepage.

The UCCS Scholarship Application for 2020-2021 is now closed, and will reopen for 2021-2022 on December 1st.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to 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
$2,500.00 Chancellor's Award
The UCCS Chancellor’s Award is automatically offered to high-achieving students paying in-state tuition. The maximum award amount is $10,000 over...
The UCCS Chancellor’s Award is automatically offered to high-achieving...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$6,250.00 Peak Scholarship
The Peak Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship for students paying out-of-state tuition. The maximum award amount is $25,000 over four years...
The Peak Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship for students paying...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $6,250.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$1,000.00 Visual and Performing Arts Department Scholarship
The Visual and Performing Arts Department Scholarship Fund provides scholarship support to continuing students studying Visual and Performing Arts...
The Visual and Performing Arts Department Scholarship Fund provides...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,500.00 50th Anniversary Beth-El Award
The 50th Anniversary Beth-El Award is a merit-based scholarship that provides support to undergraduate and graduate in the Helen and Arthur E....
The 50th Anniversary Beth-El Award is a merit-based scholarship that...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00
$2,500.00 50th Anniversary College of Business Endowment
The 50th Anniversary College of Business Endowment Scholarship has been established by the UCCS College of Business community, including alumni,...
The 50th Anniversary College of Business Endowment Scholarship has been...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500.00
$750.00 50th Anniversary College of Education Endowment
The 50th Anniversary College of Education Endowment is a merit-based scholarship that provides support to continuing undergraduate students with a...
The 50th Anniversary College of Education Endowment is a merit-based...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $750.00
$2,000.00 A. Marvin Strait Scholarship Endowment
The A. Marvin Strait Scholarship is awarded to senior Accounting Majors. Applicants must have a 3.5 overall GPA and a 3.6 GPA in accounting...
The A. Marvin Strait Scholarship is awarded to senior Accounting Majors....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000.00
$2,500.00 AFCEA STEM Scholarship
The Rocky Mountain Chapter of Armed Forces Communications Electronics Association (AFCEA) STEM Scholarship will be used to provide undergraduate...
The Rocky Mountain Chapter of Armed Forces Communications Electronics...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500.00
$3,500.00 Atlas Prep Housing Scholarship
The Atlas Prep Housing Scholarship is for undergraduate students who live or plan to live on campus, who graduated from Atlas Preparatory School,...
The Atlas Prep Housing Scholarship is for undergraduate students who...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $3,500.00
Varies Badger Family Scholarship
The Badger Family Scholarship is for students participating in the intercollegiate athletics program at UCCS. The recipient will be a full-time...
The Badger Family Scholarship is for students participating in the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1,750.00 Bank of Colorado Veteran's Scholarship Fund
The Bank of Colorado Veteran’s Scholarship Fund will be used to provide undergraduate scholarship awards for junior and senior level students...
The Bank of Colorado Veteran’s Scholarship Fund will be used to provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,750.00
$820.00 Benavidez Communication Scholarship
The Josephine Benavidez Communication Scholarship supports undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences’...
The Josephine Benavidez Communication Scholarship supports undergraduate...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $820.00
$2,000.00 Berger Family Scholarship
The James C. Berger Family Second Chance Scholarship is for incoming students who were conditionally admitted to UCCS. These student’s academic...
The James C. Berger Family Second Chance Scholarship is for incoming...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000.00
$2,000.00 Beth El Scholarship Endowment
The Beth-El Scholarship is an award for nursing students with a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher. The scholarship is need-based and students must...
The Beth-El Scholarship is an award for nursing students with a 3.0...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000.00
$3,000.00 Boettcher Opportunity Award
The Boettcher Opportunity Scholarship is available to undergraduate students who have sophomore standing or higher. To qualify, students must...
The Boettcher Opportunity Scholarship is available to undergraduate...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $3,000.00
Varies Brad Stoehr Memorial Scholarship
The Brad Stoehr Memorial Scholarship is for junior and senior undergraduate and graduate students with declared majors in biology, chemistry, or...
The Brad Stoehr Memorial Scholarship is for junior and senior...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$2,500.00 Braxton Technologies Engineering Scholarship
The Braxton Technologies Engineering Scholarship is for continuing undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Engineering and Applied...
The Braxton Technologies Engineering Scholarship is for continuing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500.00
Varies Bridge Forward Scholarship
The Bridge Forward Scholarship Endowment has been provided by the generosity of community support to benefit undergraduate UCCS students....
The Bridge Forward Scholarship Endowment has been provided by the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$3,500.00 Bruce & Anne Shepard Reach Your Peak Scholarship
The Bruce and Anne Shepard Reach Your Peak Scholarship provides awards for high-achieving, high-potential students funded by community donors. To...
The Bruce and Anne Shepard Reach Your Peak Scholarship provides awards...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $3,500.00
$4,000.00 Chancellor's Leadership Class (CLC)
CLC is a highly selective undergraduate honors program designed to develop effective leaders. Through coursework, community service, skill...
CLC is a highly selective undergraduate honors program designed to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $4,000.00
$10,000.00 Charlotte A Howard Scholarship
The Charlotte A. Howard Scholarship provides up to two $10,000 awards per year for students enrolled in the RN to BSN or Dual Enrollment RN to BSN...
The Charlotte A. Howard Scholarship provides up to two $10,000 awards...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $10,000.00
$2,000.00 Ciletti Scholarship
The Michael Ciletti Undergraduate Scholarship is for students majoring in Electrical Engineering with a 3.0 or higher GPA. Awards are merit based. ...
The Michael Ciletti Undergraduate Scholarship is for students majoring...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000.00
$2,500.00 Clyde & Eva Monnett Scholarship
The Clyde and Eva Monnett Scholarship was established for students to understand and benefit from higher education. Awards will be made to...
The Clyde and Eva Monnett Scholarship was established for students to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500.00
Varies College Of Business Scholarship
The College of Business Scholarship is offered to undergraduate students in the College of Business who have a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA. To...
The College of Business Scholarship is offered to undergraduate students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$5,000.00 Colorado Cybersecurity Scholarship
The Colorado Cybersecurity Scholarship is for new and continuing undergraduate students enrolled in the Bachelor of Innovation in Cybersecurity...
The Colorado Cybersecurity Scholarship is for new and continuing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $5,000.00
Varies Colorado Institute for Social Impact (CI4SI) Fellowship
The Colorado Institute for Social Impact Fellowship program connects UCCS College of Business and Master of Public Affairs students to the Colorado...
The Colorado Institute for Social Impact Fellowship program connects...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1,000.00 Colorado Section PGA Scholarship
This award is designed to recognize the efforts of a PGA Golf Management students at UCCS who has shown an outstanding commitment to the golf...
This award is designed to recognize the efforts of a PGA Golf Management...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Connie Pitman Memorial Scholarship
The Connie Pitman Memorial Scholarship is for students majoring in Chemistry or Biochemistry (BS or BA), who have already completed or are...
The Connie Pitman Memorial Scholarship is for students majoring in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$7,500.00 COSI Nursing Workforce Scholarship Fund
The COSI Nursing Workforce Scholarship provides funding to full-time nursing students in the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-el College of Nursing...
The COSI Nursing Workforce Scholarship provides funding to full-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $7,500.00
Varies Curiosity Unlimited Award
The Curiosity Unlimited scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduates who will enter their graduating senior year in the fall. Students must...
The Curiosity Unlimited scholarship is awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Cybersecurity Grad Scholarship
The Cybersecurity Grad Scholarship is for new and continuing cybersecurity students enrolled in the PhD in Security program or the Masters of...
The Cybersecurity Grad Scholarship is for new and continuing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dakin Scholarship
The Richard E. Dakin Cybersecurity Scholarship is awarded to outstanding students studying in the field of Cybersecurity. Both undergraduate and...
The Richard E. Dakin Cybersecurity Scholarship is awarded to outstanding...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$5,000.00 David Teets Memorial Scholarship
The David Teets Memorial Scholarship is for students enrolled in the College of Engineering and Applied Science majoring who are interested in the...
The David Teets Memorial Scholarship is for students enrolled in the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $5,000.00
$1,000.00 Donald Van Horn Endowed Scholarship
Dr. Donald Van Horn is a man of science dedicated to developing new scientists who have a love of study and research, and a commitment to...
Dr. Donald Van Horn is a man of science dedicated to developing new...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
Varies EAS Scholarship
The EAS Scholarship provides scholarships for Engineering students at UCCS. To qualify students must be enrolled in the College of Engineering and...
The EAS Scholarship provides scholarships for Engineering students at...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1,000.00 ECE Faculty Scholarship
The Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Faculty Scholarship provides awards to outstanding high school students who have been accepted into...
The Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Faculty Scholarship...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
Varies Ed Burke Memorial Scholarship
The Ed Burke Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Dr. Ed Burke, an exercise scientist who served as a professor, mentor, and colleague in the...
The Ed Burke Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Dr. Ed Burke, an...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Eileen S. Burnley Endowed Scholarship Fund
The Eileen S. Burnley Endowed Scholarship Fund shall provide scholarship support to continuing undergraduate and/or graduate students at CU Denver...
The Eileen S. Burnley Endowed Scholarship Fund shall provide scholarship...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Engineering Education Scholarship
The Engineering Education Scholarship is offered to full-time undergraduate students in the College of Engineering and Applied Science majoring in...
The Engineering Education Scholarship is offered to full-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$2,000.00 Ent Alumni Association Scholarship
The UCCS Alumni and Friends Association, in partnership with Ent Credit Union, awards the Ent Alumni Scholarship to students who meet the following...
The UCCS Alumni and Friends Association, in partnership with Ent Credit...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000.00
$7,000.00 Erickson Scholarship
The Malcom Erickson Scholarship is designed to encourage Trinidad High School graduates to take advantage of the opportunities afforded by a...
The Malcom Erickson Scholarship is designed to encourage Trinidad High...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $7,000.00
Varies - Minimum award is $2,500 Evan J. Scott Endowed English Scholarship
The Evan J. Scott Endowed English Scholarship fund provides scholarship awards to students who are enrolled in the College of Letters, Arts and...
The Evan J. Scott Endowed English Scholarship fund provides scholarship...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies - Minimum award is $2,500
$750.00 Excellence in Public Service Endowed Scholarship
The Excellence in Public Service Scholarship recognizes both academic and public service excellence in a graduate student pursuing a degree in the...
The Excellence in Public Service Scholarship recognizes both academic...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $750.00
Varies Excellence in Theatre and Dance Arts Scholarship
The Excellence in Theater and Dance Arts Endowed Scholarship supports students involved in dance or theatre within the Department of Visual and...
The Excellence in Theater and Dance Arts Endowed Scholarship supports...
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  • Award: Varies
$1,500.00 Feld Memorial Scholarship
The Werner and Elizabeth Feld Memorial Scholarship is for undergraduate political science majors who have demonstrated a high level of commitment...
The Werner and Elizabeth Feld Memorial Scholarship is for undergraduate...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00
$750.00 Florence Murphy Endowment
The Florence Murphy Scholarship is possible through the generosity of one of the most distinguished graduates of UCCS. Typically, two awards are...
The Florence Murphy Scholarship is possible through the generosity of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $750.00
Varies Fred Zaebst Memorial Scholarship
The Zaebst Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Dr. Fred Zaebst, professor, mentor, colleague and friend of the Biology Department at UCCS....
The Zaebst Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Dr. Fred Zaebst,...
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  • Award: Varies
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...
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  • Award: Varies
$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:
  • Award: $2,000.00
$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:
  • Award: $5,000.00