The Denver Scholarship Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that relies on the donations and support of individuals, corporations, and others to continue our efforts. Our ambitious work will be achieved by effectively utilizing the resources available to us, perfecting what we do best, strategically partnering with those who are committed to our vision, and pairing meaningful scholarships with quality support services.

Denver Scholarship, along with our partner colleges, are equally motivated to provide the resources and wraparound services we know will propel student success. Denver Scholarship’s cutting-edge programs are dramatically increasing the success of our students – and we are just scratching the surface of what’s possible. With visionary leaders willing to take these programs to the next level, we are poised to transform an entire system. To support our vision, mission, and work, financial contributions can be made in a variety of ways:

General Scholarships

Fund scholarships to make college possible.

Named Scholarships

Scholarships to students based on gender, ethnicity, first generation, high school or postsecondary institution.

Incentive Scholarships

Larger scholarships for students taking 15 or more credits per semester.

Career & Technical Education Programming

Advising for students seeking careers in skilled trades. Donations will be matched dollar for dollar.

College Success Mentoring Program (SEED)

Support for community college students seeking to transfer to a four-year college.

College Success Leadership Program

Support DSF Scholars attending Metro State University.

Sponsor A Future Center

Support the work DSF does to help high school students access and afford college.

Annual Gala

An annual fundraiser that supports Scholars raising over 1.2 million dollars.

Golf Classic

The fourth annual golf classic held at the prestigious Colorado Golf Club in Parker, Colorado.

Colfax Marathon

Volunteers and community members run and raise funds to support Scholars and programs.