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The Denver Foundation awards more than $3 million per year in scholarships to deserving students.

For information on application deadlines and how to apply, please see below:

Scholarships help both donors and students to impact the community. Click here for a scholarship brochure with more information.

Establishing a Scholarship Fund

The Denver Foundation works with individuals, families, and organizations to create scholarship programs that align with their philanthropic goals and benefit deserving students. Learn more about establishing a scholarship fund [PDF].

Donating to an Existing Scholarship Fund

Making a gift to an existing scholarship program is a great way to help students achieve their goals and potential. Your gift qualifies for the maximum charitable benefit under state and federal law.

The following scholarship funds accept donations:

To make a donation with a credit card, search for the fund you'd like to support and fill out the online giving form.

Donations can also be mailed to:
The Denver Foundation
55 Madison Street, 8th Floor
Denver, CO 80206

Please be sure to include a note that includes the name of the scholarship fund you would like to support.

What's inside:

For High School Students

View scholarship programs for Colorado high school students.

For College Students

View scholarship programs for college students.