We are Thankful for College

This week, Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) is more thankful than ever for the opportunity of a college education. DSF Staff, Scholars, Alumni, Junior Board members, and other supporters are sharing their messages of gratitude this week. Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at DSF! DSF Scholars are Thankful for College Jehovana Flores, DSF Alumna, says she’s Thankful for College because … Read More

Denver Biz Tech Expo Partners with Denver Scholarship Foundation

Denver Scholarship Foundation

Expanding the Women in Technology Scholarship The Denver Biz Tech Expo (DBTE) and Platte River Networks are proud to announce a partnership with the Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) and the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce (CWCC) to benefit the Women in Technology (WIT) Scholarship at DSF. The Denver Biz Tech WIT Scholarship was created in 2013 in partnership with Platte … Read More

College Signing Day

This summer, Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) will welcome our largest class of incoming DSF Scholars since our founding in 2006. From applying for scholarships to scheduling college classes, they have made great strides to get here, and we cannot wait to see how far they go!  In the coming academic year, DSF will award nearly $1,200,000 more in scholarships than … Read More

The Herbert and Judy Paige Family Foundation Makes $12,000 Investment to Denver Scholarship Foundation

Denver Scholarship Foundation

The Herbert and Judy Paige Family Foundation is partnering with Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) to help low-income graduates of Denver Public Schools (DPS) – who are primarily from minority backgrounds enroll in a four-year university in Colorado. The Herbert and Judy Paige Family Foundation investment of $12,000 will fund three (3) Incentive Scholarships at $4,000 each. Thanks to the Colorado … Read More

Irma Lockridge Joins Denver Scholarship Foundation Board of Directors

Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) Board of Directors recently elected Irma Lockridge as its newest member. Founded in 2006, DSF is committed to closing long-standing educational and economic achievement gaps through college access and success. Lockridge currently serves as the Chief People and Systems Officer for CoorsTek. Prior to CoorsTek she served as senior vice president of human resources in several … Read More

Denver Scholarship Foundation Names Lorii Rabinowitz as new CEO

The Denver Scholarship Foundation has named Lorii Rabinowitz as the organization’s next chief executive officer, after an exhaustive national search.  Ms. Rabinowitz will assume the role on December 1. The leadership change comes at a high point in the Denver Scholarship Foundation’s 11- year history.  The organization’s strategic investment in the community has provided $36 million in scholarships to more … Read More

BBB Partnership with Denver Scholarship Foundation Fosters Ethics in the Workplace

Denver Scholarship Foundation

The Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving Denver and Boulder is partnering with the Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) to optimize its impact of strengthening business ethics in the workplace by establishing the BBB Named Scholarship at DSF. BBB has committed at least $18,000 to sponsor DSF scholarships awarded to low-income graduates of Denver Public Schools – who are primarily from minority … Read More

The Ball Foundation Makes College Possible for Denver Students

Annual $40,000 investment, plus mentorship program designed to inspire students to pursue STEM careers The Ball Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Ball Corporation, is partnering with the Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) to help low income Denver Public Schools graduates picture themselves as future engineers, plant managers, and information systems officers through a mentorship program and an annual gift of $40,000 ... Read More