Scholarships are a great way to support your education. The Department of Psychology has created this web site to assist you in finding information on available scholarships. Information is continually added to this site by our advisors, so check it often for new postings. Please pay attention to the application deadlines and eligibility; this will save both you and the scholarship agencies time and effort.
Description: Scholarships for Undergraduates Attending Non-Tribal Colleges. The sponsor assists American Indian student with
obtaining scholarship funds to further their academic careers. The
amount of scholarship awarded will vary. These scholarships are
generally based upon merit or demonstrated financial need.
Eligibility: Minimum requirements for all American Indian College Fund Full Circle scholarships include: U.S. citizenship; Enrolled in a non-tribal college or university; Registered as a member of a tribe or a descendant of at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member. Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 2.0.
Award Amount: The amount of scholarship awarded will vary.
Application Process: Visit the website to get more information on how to apply. https://collegefund.org/student-resources/scholarships/how-to-apply/
Deadline: Applications are accepted from students beginning January 1 and ending May 31 of each year. The American Indian College Fund determines student eligibility and awards the scholarships. Award and denial notices will be mailed out to all applicants by August each year to the address listed on the application. Applications may be submitted after May 31, but will only be considered if additional funds become available at a later date.
Contact Information: You can contact the American Indian College Fund at 303-426-8900, email the organization at: firstname.lastname@example.org or you can visit the website to get in contact with an American Indian College Fund representative at: https://collegefund.org/contact-us/
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Description: Helen M. McLoraine Scholarship for Foster Care & Emancipating Youth
Scholarships for individuals who have been in the Colorado foster care system for a minimum of 24 months between the ages of 13 and 18 who are planning to attend or are attending a trade or vocational school, community college, or four-year institution. This program is for youth in the Colorado foster care system or youth that have emancipated.
Eligibility: Visit the website at: https://denverfoundation.academicworks.com/opportunities/381 to see all requirments in order to apply for this scholarship and to be considered for it.
Award Amount: Awards can be up to $10,000 per year with an average award size of $5,000
Application Process: http://www.denverfoundation.org/grants/page/scholarships https://denverfoundation.academicworks.com/opportunities/381
Deadline: Check website for updated information about the new application in spring 2020. http://www.denverfoundation.org/Scholarships/For-College-Students
Contact Information: https://denverfoundation.academicworks.com/opportunities/381
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Description: Native American Legacy Award: This award reduces tuition for non-resident students who are citizens of tribes that have a historical legacy of occupation in Colorado.
Eligibility: Non-resident, full-time, degree-seeking, Native American students are eligible if they are citizens of tribes that have a historical legacy of occupation in Colorado (see the following link: http://www.nacc.colostate.edu/nala). Students who transfer from ribal colleges and are registered citizens of federally recognized tribes are also eligible (other qualifications apply). You must submit proof of tribal citizenship and be admitted to CSU to receive this award.
Award Amount: Undergraduate students who are enrolled full time (12+ credits each term) will receive a Native American Legacy Award (NALA) of $18,000 per academic year ($9,000 per full-time term). Students who are enrolled half time or three-quarter time will receive NALA in the summer term if they are enrolled at least half time. Graduate students who are enrolled full time (9+ credits each term) will receive NALA of $15,000 per academic year ($7,500 per full-time term). Students who are enrolled half time or three-quarter time will receive NALA in the summer term if they are enrolled at least half time. NALA cannot be combined with the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE), Yellow Ribbon Award, GI Promise, HB 15-1284 GI Benefits, or other non-resident institutional scholarships.
Application Process: Freshmen must submit a completed application for admission (admissions.colostate.edu/apply) by May 1 for the fall term. Transfer students must submit a completed application by June 1 for Fall. The deadline for Spring is November 1 for freshmen and transfers. No later than 15 days before the academic term for which you're requesting the award, please send official tribal citizenship documents to: Native American Legacy Award Office of Admissions Colorado State University 1062 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062 (970) 491-6909 FAX (970) 491-7799
Deadline: Freshmen must submit a completed application for admission (admissions.colostate.edu/apply) by May 1 for the fall term. Transfer students must submit a completed application by June 1 for fall. The deadline for spring is November 1 for freshmen and transfers. No later than 15 days before the academic term for which you're requesting the award, please send official tribal citizenship documents to: Native American Legacy Award Office of Admissions Colorado State University 1062 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062 (970) 491-6909 FAX (970) 491-7799
Contact Information: Native American Legacy Award Office of Admissions Colorado State University 1062 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062 (970) 491-6909 FAX (970) 491-7799 http://Native American Legacy Award Office of Admissions Colorado State University 1062 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062 (970) 491-6909 FAX (970) 491-7799
Additional Information: https://admissions.colostate.edu/nativeamerican/
Description: Addiction & Mental Health Scholarship 2021 is geared towards individuals who have struggled with mental health challenges, have been impacted by substance abuse or intend to work to in mental health-related fields to destigmatize mental illness and addiction.The Addiction & Mental Health Scholarship 2021 is open to all students who have been impacted by mental health challenges and addiction. Individuals pursuing studies focused on destigmatizing addiction and mental illness are also invited to apply.
Eligibility: The scholarship is open to high school seniors, undergraduate, and post-graduate level students enrolled or accepted at an accredited college or university. Scholarship is open to U.S. citizen and U.S. residents. Winners of the scholarship must consent to being featured online as awarded scholarship winner. Awarded funds must be spent on college tuition, room/board, or other education related expenses.
Award Amount: $1000 scholarship
Application Process: The Addiction & Mental Health Scholarship 2021 applicants must submit a 500 word personal essay detailing why they should receive the scholarship and how they plan to use their studies to destigmatize mental health, addiction, and/or serve their community. Personal essays should include a description of applicants current or intended plan of study. Students selected to receive the scholarship will be required to submit documentation demonstrating their enrollment at an accredited college, university or associate program for Fall 2021 prior to receiving the award.
Deadline: July 31, 2021
Contact Information: If you have any further questions, please contact us at email@example.com.
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Description: Colorado Women's Education Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides scholarships to Colorado women of non-traditional student age. These women, usually single, have been widowed, abandoned, or divorced and may suddenly find themselves struggling to support themselves and their families. They realize that education is the key to becoming economically self-sufficient; and often times they are the first in their extended family to attend college. Since they are older, they are often forgotten or excluded by other scholarship programs. Our non-profit organization depends completely on donations and wants to do more to empower Colorado women.
Eligibility: Eligible applicants must demonstrate financial need, scholastic ability, leadership skills, and career goals. To be eligible you must be: A woman at least 25 years of age A U.S. citizen A resident of Colorado for at least 12 months prior to the application deadline Enrolled in or attending an accredited educational institution of higher learning or vocational training located in Colorado
Award Amount: N/A
Application Process: http://cwef.org/scholarships/how-to-apply/ Submit your application, with NO two-sided pages or staples, postmarked no later than May 31 Colorado Women's Education Foundation P.O. Box 1189 Boulder CO 80306-1189
Deadline: The application deadline is May 31 for fall semester awards. Applicants will be contacted in late August about scholarship awards. Scholarship funds awarded by CWEF will be applied to the recipient's account at her school.
Contact Information: firstname.lastname@example.org 303-443-2573
Additional Information: www.cwef.org
Description: Various scholarships offered by the Chinese government for students who wish to study abroad in China.
Eligibility: Applicants should have a strong interest in Chinese language and culture, and participating in excahnges programs between the US and China. Applicants are required to be: *US citizens or legal permanent residents in the US *Full-time students enrolled in AASCU institutions *Students with an overall GPA of 3.0 or above
Award Amount: Each scholarship is valued at approximately $10,000 for the one-year program. This includes tuition, room and board, health insurance, travel/converence allowance/fees, and a stipend.
Application Process: Please visit the website for more information. http://www.aascu.org/programs/InternationalPrograms/StudyinChina/
Deadline: The due date will be announced after the online application becomes available in the Fall semester (every year).
Contact Information: The complete application package should be mailed to: Sufei Li Manager of Inernational Programs American Association of State Colleges and Universities 1307 New York Avenue, N.W., 5th Floor Washington, D.C. 20005
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Description: Student Scholarships.org Colorado's Leading Source for Finding Scholarship Money
Eligibility: Varies - There are multiple scholarship listings on this site!
Award Amount: Varies among scholarships offered
Application Process: Varies depending on the scholarship applying for
Deadline: Varies depending on the scholarship applying for
Contact Information: http://www.studentscholarships.org/