Boettcher Opportunity Award
“The Boettcher Opportunity Award is awarded to students from “under-represented” groups on campus as defined by the institution and approved by the Boettcher Foundation. To qualify for this opportunity the applicant must be a full-time student; have a cumulative GPA of 3.0+; be a sophomore, junior or senior; be from an “under-represented” group on campus as defined by the institution and approved by the Boettcher Foundation; and, be a resident of the State of Colorado and U.S. citizen or permanent resident, or meet the requirements for Colorado ASSET and either hold legal status in the United States or meet the requirements and have applied for or started the process of applying for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).
For more information see the Boettcher Foundation website at http://www.boettcherfoundation.org/home/scholarships/opportunity-awards.
Students are required to answer the following…Please answer the following questions: 1) How will a scholarship impact your educational experience at UNC? 2) What unique circumstances make you the right person to receive this scholarship? 3) How do you plan to apply your UNC education to life after college?
- $3,000 minimum
- Supplemental Questions
- Please answer the following questions: 1) On your scholarship application, if you stated that you are involved in campus activities or volunteer work, please name up to 3 of those activities and how they have contributed to your experience at UNC. If you work in lieu of being involved in campus/volunteer activities, please talk about that. 2)How will a scholarship impact your educational experience at UNC? 3) What unique circumstances make you the right person to receive this scholarship? 4) How do you plan to apply your UNC education to life after college?