Start Your Future

The Denver Scholarship Foundation wants every college student to successfully complete a college degree or certificate. We have compiled the following helpful resources and programs that are available at our College Partners to help you succeed on campus.

Student Support Programs

In order to apply for the DSF Scholarship, students must also apply for at least 3 other scholarships, or 2 scholarships and one student support program. See below for examples of students support programs at our Partner Colleges:

Name of CollegeStudent Success Program (click program name to learn more)
Adams State UniversityColorado Challenge
Adams State UniversityCAMP (College Assistance Migrant Program)
Adams State UniversityTRIO Student Support Services
Arapahoe Community CollegeSummer Bridge
Arapahoe Community CollegeNational Society of Leadership Success
Arapahoe Community CollegeAcademic Clubs
Colorado CollegeThe Butler Center
Colorado CollegeThe Colket Center for Academic Excellence
Colorado CollegeBridge Scholars Program
Colorado Mesa UniversityTRIO Student Support Services
Colorado Mountain CollegeTRIO Student Support Services
Colorado School of MinesNucleus Scholars
Colorado School of MinesSummet - Summer Program
Colorado School of MinesMEP (Multicultural Engineering Program)
Colorado School of MinesThemed Learning Communities
Colorado School of MinesLead at Mines
Colorado State University - Ft. CollinsAcademic Advancement Center
Colorado State University - Ft. CollinsKey Communities
Colorado State University - Ft. CollinsCollege of Natural Sciences Learning Community
Colorado State University - Ft. CollinsPresident’s Leadership Program
Colorado State University - Ft. CollinsTRIO Student Support Services
Colorado State University - Ft. CollinsSummer Bridge
Colorado State University - Ft. CollinsEOC (Educational Opportunity Center)
Colorado State University - Ft. CollinsColorado Challenge
Colorado State University - PuebloTRIO Student Support Services
Colorado State University - PuebloEOC (Educational Opportunity Center)
Colorado State University - PuebloColorado Challenge
Colorado State University - PuebloPresident’s Leadership Program
Community College of AuroraTRIO Student Support Services
Community College of AuroraTRIO Student Support Services - English as a Second Language
Community College of AuroraColorado Challenge
Community College of AuroraTransfer Success Program
Community College of AuroraBrother 2 Brother
Community College of DenverAccessibility Services
Community College of DenverUrban Male Initiative
Community College of DenverSEED Transfer Program (Students Empowered Educated Determined)
Community College of DenverWomen Intentional About Success & Excellence (WISE)
Community College of DenverTRIO Student Support Services
Community College of DenverColorado Challenge
Community College of DenverAccessibility Services
Emily Griffith Technical CollegeStudent Ambassador Program
Fort Lewis CollegeTRIO Student Success Center
Fort Lewis CollegeTRIO STEM-3 Student Support Services
Front Range Community CollegeTRIO Student Support Services
Front Range Community CollegeSingle Parent Program- Larimer Campus
Johnson and WalesEmerging Leaders Program
Metropolitan State University of DenverAccessibility Services
Metropolitan State University of DenverUrban Leadership Program
Metropolitan State University of DenverTRIO Student Support Services
Metropolitan State University of DenverColorado Challenge
Metropolitan State University of DenverBrother 2 Brother
Metropolitan State University of DenverFostering Success
Metropolitan State University of DenverImmigrant Services Program
Metropolitan State University of DenverDSF Leadership Program
Metropolitan State University of DenverCollege Works Summer Employment Program
Metropolitan State University of DenverHonors Program
Naropa UniversityUndergraduate Academic Advising
Naropa UniversityAcademic Coaching Program
Otero Junior CollegeTRIO Student Support Services
Otero Junior CollegePresident’s Leadership Program
Pikes Peak Community CollegeExtended Success Orientation
Pikes Peak Community CollegeAccessibility Services
Pikes Peak Community CollegeTRIO Student Support Services
Red Rocks Community CollegeTRIO Student Support Services
Red Rocks Community CollegeAccessibility Services
Red Rocks Community CollegeFirst Year Experience
Red Rocks Community CollegeThe Hub
Regis UniversityRegisCorps
University of Colorado BoulderTRIO Student Support Services
University of Colorado BoulderLEAD Alliance
University of Colorado BoulderCU STARS
University of Colorado BoulderPresident’s Leadership Class
University of Colorado BoulderPEAC - Program for Excellence in Academics & Community
University of Colorado BoulderEngineering GoldShirt Program
University of Colorado BoulderASPIRE Summer Bridge
University of Colorado BoulderTRIO SSS Summer Ready
University of Colorado BoulderLeeds EXCEL Program/Diverse Scholars Program
University of Colorado BoulderCMCI Pathways to Excellence in Media & Communications Summer Intensive
University of Colorado Colorado SpringsUCCSlead
University of Colorado Colorado SpringsGateway Program Seminar (for First-year scholars)
University of Colorado Colorado SpringsThe Multicultural Office for Student Access, Inclusiveness, and Community (MOSAIC)
University of Colorado Colorado SpringsFirst Year Experience & Transfer Student Connections
University of Colorado Colorado SpringsFirst2Go
University of Colorado Colorado SpringsUCCS LIVE Leadership Program
University of Colorado Colorado SpringsChancellors Leadership Class
University of Colorado Denver Summer Bridge Program
University of Colorado Denver TRIO Student Support Services
University of Colorado Denver Colorado Challenge
University of Colorado Denver CU Denver Scholar Community
University of Colorado Denver Educational Opportunity Programs
University of Colorado Denver Intercultural Engagement Certificate - Center for Identity & Inclusion
University of Colorado Denver PAL Program (Peer Advocate Leaders)
University of Colorado Denver CU DREAMers
University of Colorado Denver Lynx Crew
University of Colorado Denver UPP (Undergraduate Pre-Health Program)
University of Colorado Denver Honors and Leadership Program
University of DenverExcelling Leaders Institute
University of DenverPioneer Pathways Program
University of DenverLearning Effectiveness Program
University of DenverVIP Program
University of DenverPioneer Leadership Program
University of Northern ColoradoTRIO Student Support Services (Center for Human Enrichment)
University of Northern ColoradoLEAP (Learning through Engaging and Authentic Practices)
University of Northern ColoradoPresident’s Leadership Program
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