UCCS Student Relief Fund

To provide need-based awards for UCCS students who are not eligible for federal or state financial aid and have graduated from a high school or received a GED within the United States. If the fund balance reaches $1M, the fund will be administered as a pure endowment. 

Applicants with active Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) or Advancing Students for a Stronger Economy Tomorrow (ASSET) status are particularly encouraged to apply and will receive preference.


Officer Garrett Swasey Endowed Memorial Scholarship Fund

UCCS Badge To provide undergraduate and graduate scholarship awards at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs in memory of Officer Garrett Swasey who was tragically killed in the line of duty on November 28, 2015.


Ron Wilkinson Scholarship Fund

To provide scholarship support in the College of Engineering and Applied Science at UCCS. Candidate must be pursuing a degree in mechanical engineering with preference given to a student who has interest in working in the MAE shop.


Shockley-Zalabak Theater Fund

To provide resources for construction, ongoing capital improvements, and maintenance of the visual and performing arts complex at University of Colorado Colorado Springs.

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Bachelor of Innovation Fund

To support projects, programs, and operations associated with the Bachelor of Innovation family of degree programs at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs.


UCCS Music Program Fund

To fund operations, instructional programming, concerts by invited internationally acclaimed guest artists, and other costs that support the teaching mission of the VAPA Music Program at UCCS.