Scholarship Newsletter - Summer 2019

As you move forward to a new academic year, set your sights on the prize. Make an appointment to see your academic advisor to make sure you are on track to graduate.


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CCD Spring Graduation 2019

"It always seems impossible until it's done." ~ Nelson Mandela

In This Issue

Paper Boat Creative

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: November 15, 2019

Einstein HR

  • Amount: $500
  • Deadline: June 15, 2020

Child of an American Veteran Scholarship

  • Amount: $1500
  • Deadline: December 15, 2019

Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Scholarship

  • Amount: $900
  • Deadline: November 15, 2019

Survivor of a Car Accident Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: December 15, 2019

Autolist Used Car to Dream Car Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: Fall Semester - September 1 | Spring Semester - December 1

Updates & Announcements

The time to apply for CCD scholarships is NOW. It is not too late!

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CCD Scholarships Available

APPLY BY: JULY 31, 2019 - Deadline has been extended!

Although our priority deadline for scholarships for 2019-2020 has passed, it is not too late to apply for scholarships. Please apply at CCD.edu/Scholarships ASAP. Walk-in and essay help times are listed below.

SAP Workshops

Have you lost your financial aid due to your academic progress? 

Not quite sure what Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) is? Plan on attending one of these workshops to learn what SAP is and how to properly complete your appeal in hopes of regaining your eligibility to receive financial aid. Don’t risk putting the rest of your education in jeopardy by passing up on this expert advice.

  • August 8th, 3-4:30 p.m.
  • August 13th, 3- 4:30 p.m.
  • August 19th, 9- 10:30 a.m.

Any student who has a requirement of ‘ApealX’ on the financial aid requirements tab of CCDConnect is encouraged to attend this free workshop. Call 303.352.6964 to reserve a seat or by visiting the Academic Advising and Student Success Center in Cherry Creek Building, room 141. Presented by: Rusul Hamad

New Student Orientation - Why It Benefits You!


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CCD Student Ambassadors at NSO

College is an investment in which you need to prepare mentally, physically and financially. New Student Orientation (NSO) introduces you to ways that will help you get the most out of your time and energy.

  1. Get information about financial aid, campus resources, and community involvement, and get connected with staff and faculty.
  2. Meet with an academic advisor to build a strong foundation and build a first-semester schedule that is specific to your needs and degree pathway.
  3. NSO provides you with an opportunity to ask questions and receive the information you need to be successful at CCD.
  4. New Student Orientation is mandatory. So plan ahead and call to schedule today! 

Scholarship Walk-in Hours

12:30 - 4:30 p.m. | Confluence Building, Room 118

Get help searching for & applying for scholarships. Open to Colorado Residents, DADA, ASSET & Undocumented Students!

Contact Us: Scholarships@ccd.edu | 303.556.5503

Scholarship Essay Writing Help

Get help writing an essay or polishing one that has already been written.

Confluence Building, 4th Floor
Mondays & Thursdays, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 9:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Walk-in or by appointment