Charles J. Blackwood, MD, Endowed Memorial Scholarship Fund

To provide support for recruiting and providing full scholarships to one or more students each year pursuing a medical degree at the University of Colorado School of Medicine.

This fund was established in partnership with the Mile-High Medical Society to create new opportunities in medical education; help develop a more diverse, inclusive health care workforce for Colorado’s under-served communities; and support students historically underrepresented in health care (URiM), including those who are Black/African American, and pursuing medical training at the CU School of Medicine in perpetuity.

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Endowed Funds
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Pure endowments exist into perpetuity and are invested accordingly. Distributions pursuant to the CU Foundation's Spending Policy are available for the fund purpose.