How to Apply


Download a Colorado Women’s Education Foundation Scholarship Application

Eligible applicants must demonstrate financial need, scholastic ability, leadership skills, and career goals. To be eligible you must be:

  • A woman at least 25 years of age
  • A U.S. citizen
  • A resident of Colorado for at least 12 months prior to the application deadline
  • Enrolled in or attending an accredited educational institution of higher learning or vocational training located in Colorado

You must complete the entire application. Unless otherwise indicated, the requested information is required.  If a question or section does not apply to you, mark it “NA” for “not applicable.”  Some supporting documentation may be submitted separately; see instructions for each section.  We encourage you to send everything in one packet, however.  If your application is incomplete, it will not be considered. To ensure the safety of your personal information, know that CWEF has a destruction policy for all submitted scholarship materials.

The application deadline is May 31 for fall semester awards. Applicants will be contacted in late August about scholarship awards. Scholarship funds awarded by CWEF will be applied to the recipient’s account at her school.

Submit your application, with NO two-sided pages or staples, postmarked no later than May 31:
Colorado Women’s Education Foundation
P.O. Box 1189
Boulder CO 80306-1189