The Daniels Fund Scholarship Program is open now through November 30, 2017 to graduating high school seniors from Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming. This scholarship provides a comprehensive, four-year college scholarship that offers both financial and personal support aimed at helping Daniels Scholars succeed in college and life. This scholarship can be used at any accredited nonprofit college or university in the United States.

Daniels Scholars possess:

  • Strength of character
  • Leadership potential
  • Commitment to serving their communities
  • Academic performance or promise
  • Well-rounded personality

Eligibility criteria includes the requirements listed above and a minimum SAT Math score of 470 and a minimum Reading & Writing score of 450 or a minimum ACT score of 17 in each category and demonstrated financial need. To determine if you meet the Daniels Scholars financial need, you must first complete the FAFSA and then the Daniels Scholars eligibility questionnaire. Eligible students must complete an online application, submit the required  financial documentation and a recommendation from a high school representative.

Since 2000, Daniels Scholars have attended more than 400 colleges and universities in 49 states. As of June 2017, the Daniels Scholarship Program has provided nearly $154 million in undergraduate scholarships to more than 3,700 students.

To learn more, visit the Daniels Fund Scholarship Program website.

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