All University Honors and Leadership (UHL) program students receive a base scholarship of $2,500 per year for four years. The scholarships are provided by the University of Colorado Denver, conditioned upon maintaining good standing in the UHL program and full-time enrollment (12 credit hours or more per semester) at CU Denver. Scholarship monies are credited to the student's CU Denver tuition account early in the fall and spring semesters ($1,250 per semester).
A complete list of additional scholarship programs offered by the University of Colorado Denver is available at the CU Denver Scholarship/Resource Office website. There are also a number of internet search programs that can assist student in identifying scholarships for which they may be eligible, including www.FastWeb.com.
UHL students are eligible for a range of UHL-administered scholarships, the numbers of which are continually growing thanks to the generosity of UHL program supporters.
The El Pomar Foundation offers the Student Leadership Experience (SLE), which is a two-year program with a $1000 scholarship for each of the four semesters that students are involved.
FirstBank awards two incoming UHL freshmen from the State of Colorado four-year scholarships in the amount of $2500 per year.
Adopt-a-Scholar awards are $1000 per semester for four years and available exclusively to UHL students. Criteria for the award varies by donor.