Scholarships are gift aid and do not have to be repaid. Scholarships are awarded based on different factors including merit, financial need, and talent. They are awarded by institutions, governments, private individuals, foundations and community organizations.

There are numerous scholarship opportunities at Colorado State University. These web pages, and our Scholarship FAQ,  are designed to help you find, apply for, and hopefully obtain scholarships to attend Colorado State University.

 Scholarships for New Students

(merit awards for new students based on the Fall 2018 application for admission)