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 have a 3.3 cumulative GPA, and at least 30 UCCS credits hours. Students must demonstrate financial need by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the Colorado Application for State Financial Aid (CASFA -ASSET students only) by no later than March 1st. If selected, recipient(s) must attend one Curiosity Unlimited lecture during the academic year, and share their post-graduation goals with the membership.

Applicants will be notified of scholarship results in May.

Award
Varies
Category
Need Based
Deadline
03/01/2022
Supplemental Questions
  1. The Curiosity Unlimited Scholarship Awards are donations from community members who are interested in your UCCS and future success. If selected as a scholarship recipient, share in a MINIMUM OF 200 WORDS what is your plan to "pay it forward" to the community that you live and work in? MAXIMUM OF 300 WORDS allowed. Essays will be ranked based upon content, length, grammar, spelling, organized structure, and attention to detail. You are encouraged to write an essay that grabs the attention of the reader by being creative and using rich language.
  2. Our country is a rapidly changing place, e.g., use of social media, shifting demographics, how we as individuals interact amid a global pandemic, etc. Please address the following in a MINIMUM OF 200 WORDS: When entering the job market, what new challenges will you manage that graduates from previous generations did not have to consider? MAXIMUM OF 300 WORDS allowed. Essays will be ranked based upon content, length, grammar, spelling, organized structure, and attention to detail. You are encouraged to write an essay that grabs the attention of the reader by being creative and using rich language.
  3. Please enter in a name and email address of a faculty member in your major who will provide a letter of recommendation on your behalf.