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SPA Financial Aid & Scholarships


The School of Public Affairs awards over $500,000 annually in scholarships and assistantships to our students. Please download the scholarship application for details and submit your completed application by the appropriate deadline (see table below).

Continuing/Prospective/new incoming SPA Students

The new online scholarship application is now available through the CU Denver Student Portal. To apply, please click on the link in 'Apply for institutional scholarships in UCDAccess' on the Apply for Scholarships page on the Financial Aid & Scholarships website.

For a full listing of scholarships offered at SPA, please view the SPA Scholarship Information Flyer​​​​.

Contact Rebecca Gianarkis​ with your questions about SPA Scholarships. 

Scholarship Deadlines
 Current and Newly Admitted Students
March 1st
 March 1st
March 1st

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