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CESDA Diversity Scholarship, Non-Resident

Colorado Educational Services and Development Association (CESDA)

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for non-resident students who are graduating during the spring of 2014 from a Colorado high school. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be first-generation college students, or members of an underrepresented ethnic or racial minority and demonstrate financial need. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative high school GPA of 2.80 and must enroll for a minimum of six credit hours at a two- or four-year Colorado college or university in the fall of 2014. Applicants will be selected by, but no limited to, the following criteria: leadership and community service within minority communities, past academic performance, personal and professional accomplishments, personal attributes, special abilities, academic goals, and financial need. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must include a typewritten essay, not to exceed 1000 words, on a given topic and provide an official high school transcript. Applicants do not need a social security number. A verification statement of admission from the Colorado college or university will be required before the award will be granted for the fall 2014 semester.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

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Deadline: Feb 7
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Average Award: $1,000


GPA: Is this you?
  • 2.8
Financial Need: Is this you?
    Financial need will be considered.
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • Colorado
Ethnicity: Is this you?
  • African American
  • Asian or Pacific Islander
  • Hispanic/Latino
  • Other
Other Qualifications: Is this you?
  • Non-US Citizen / International Student
  • Undocumented / DREAM Student / DREAMER
More Requirements:
    Must attend a two- or four-year Colorado college or university.

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