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Business School Scholarships:  Scholarships

Graduate Scholarships

The CU Denver Business School offers a variety of scholarships to help you finance your graduate degree. We offer scholarships based on need and academic accomplishment. Our scholarships are funded by alumni, donors, members of the Colorado business community, and the State of Colorado, to help you get the best education possible.

These scholarships are offered through the CU Denver Business School, however there may be more available through the Scholarship Office and other sources. ​

Deadlines:

  • Fall scholarship applications open December 1; deadline is May 15 unless noted otherwise.
  • Spring scholarship applications open October 15; deadline is November 15 unless noted otherwise.

Graduate Scholarship Opportunities

Open Application

These scholarships are available in the Student Portal (UCDAccess). Download directions and use the portal to apply for these scholarships. If you are a prospective student, you can find additional details for these and other scholarships at the Scholarship Resource Office.

  • BKD Accounting Scholarship - To support accounting students showing high academic performance.
  • Carolyn Lee Henderson Scholarship - Awarded to students in the Finance Program based on academic merit and demonstrated financial need.
  • Davis Family Scholarship - To provide scholarship support to deserving students in the Marketing Program.
  • Dean’s Pursuit of Excellence Scholarship - Based on demonstrated financial need and pursuit of excellence in the areas of entrepreneurship, business ownership, novel idea development, or technology transfer.
  • Ernst & Young Scholarship - For students in the Accounting Program demonstrating strong interpersonal skills, team player, initiative in financing own education and desire to enter public accounting profession upon graduation.
  • Excellence in Management Scholarship - For academically superior graduate students in the MS Management Program.
  • Marjorie Gearhart Smith Scholarship - To provide scholarship support for accounting students, with preference being given to applicants who are working while attending school and raising children.
  • MS in Accounting Scholarship - For students in the MS Accounting Program, based on demonstrated financial need and academic performance.
  • MS in Business Analytics Scholarship - For students in the MS Business Analytics Program, based on academic performance and financial need.
  • MS in Finance Fellows Scholarship - To benefit promising students in the MS Finance Program.
  • MS in Information Systems Scholarship - For those in the MS Information Systems Program with demonstrated financial need and academic excellence.
  • MS in International Business Scholarship - For academically superior students in the MS International Business Program.
  • MS in Marketing Scholarship - For students in the MS Marketing Program with demonstrated financial need and academic excellence.
  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers Scholarship - To support accounting students showing high academic performance.
  • Robert E. Moore Memorial Scholarship - For marketing students demonstrating strong academic performance.
  • Schuman MBA Outstanding Scholarship - For outstanding MBA students, based on academic excellence, financial need, and evidence of demonstrated integrity, leadership, teamwork, self-motivation, and personal responsibility.
  • Steve Golter Scholarship - To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the Information Systems Program.

No Application

These are non-application scholarships based on merit, faculty nomination, or other specific criteria. You can find additional details for these and other scholarships at the scholarship website.

  • 11-Month MBA Performance Scholarship - For academically accomplished students in the 11-Month MBA Program with demonstrated integrity, teamwork, problem-solving skills, maturity, self-motivation and personal responsibility. 
  • Business School Student Club Leaders Scholarship - To recognize students involved in Business School student organizations and associations. 
  • Dean’s Super Merit Scholarship - For incoming graduate students with an overall GMAT score of 680 or higher, demonstrated leadership ability and commitment to professional success.
  • MBA in Health Administration - For academically superior graduate students in the MBA in Health Administration Program. 
  • PhD in CSIS Scholarship - For students in the CSIS doctoral program. 
  • Robert Reynolds Study Abroad Scholarship - In support of the educational value of study abroad experiences, for students enrolled in a Business School study abroad course. 

Health Administration Scholarships

These non-applcation scholarships are administered by the Health Administration program.

  • Centura Health Scholarship
  • COPIC Executive Health Administration Scholarship
  • Delta Dental Student Scholarship
  • Eugenie Sontag Robert Reynolds Study Abroad Scholarship
  • Health Administration Alumni Scholarship
  • Leland R. Kaiser Scholarship

Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship Scholarships

These non-applcation scholarships are administered by the Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship program. Please see their scholarship page for more information.

  • Coulter Foundation Scholarship - For students in the Entrepreneurship Program, based on demonstrated financial need and involvement in civic or social nonprofit organizations.
  • Harry Trueblood Scholarship - Awarded to students who plan to earn a Certificate in entrepreneurial studies.
  • Mahalchin Scholarship - Awarded to outstanding business students who are interested in becoming entrepreneurs.
  • Mordecai Scholarship - For students pursuing studies in entrepreneurship, based on academic merit and financial need.

J.P. Morgan Center for Commodities Scholarships

These non-applcation scholarships are administered by the J.P. Morgan Center for Commodities. Please see their scholarship page for more information.

  • Anadarko Petroleum Scholarship - Awarded to graduate students who will pursue a business degree with a specialty in energy or commodities. Preference given to students holding an undergraduate degree in petroleum engineering or related field.
  • CoBank Rural America Scholarship - To provide students the opportunity to learn the complex relationships between finance, commodities and risk management.
  • J.P. Morgan Center for Commodities Scholarship - To provide scholarships in the areas of finance, commodities and risk management.
  • Newmont Mining Scholarship - For graduate students who will pursue a Business School degree with a specialty in commodities. Preference given to students holding an undergraduate degree in mining engineering, metallurgical engineering, geology or other engineering.

Risk Management and Insurance Scholarships

These non-applcation scholarships are administered by the Risk Management and Insurance program. Please see their scholarship page for more information.

  • Arthur J Gallagher Scholarship
  • Chubb Scholarship
  • FAME/CIAB Scholarship
  • Flood and Peterson Insurance Scholarship
  • Hull & Company Scholarship
  • Mass Mutual Colorado Scholarship
  • Northwestern Mutual Scholarship
  • OneBeacon Scholarship
  • Philadelphia Insurance Scholarship
  • Pinnacol Scholarship
  • PRIMA Scholarship
  • RIMS Rocky Mountain Chapter Scholarship
  • RMI Student Scholarship
  • Surplus Lines Scholarship
  • Wave Financial Partners Scholarship
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