Scholarship Sponsored by Daniels Fund
The Daniels Scholarship Program provides the opportunity for highly motivated students to earn a bachelor's degree that helps them build a successful career and rewarding life. Daniels Scholars® demonstrate exceptional character, leadership,and a commitment to serving their communities. Bill Daniels would also want his scholars to be proud Americans who value our free enterprise system and are prepared to give the world their very best shot.
The Daniels Scholarship Program offers a four-year college scholarship that provides financial and personal support focused on helping Daniels Scholars succeed in college, and in life. The Daniels Scholarship can be used at any accredited nonprofit college or university in the United States. Our goal is not only to help Daniels Scholars succeed in college, but to ensure that they thrive beyond their years in college.
Every year, Daniels Scholars are selected from our four-state region of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. Daniels Scholars have attended more than 400 colleges and universities in 48 states.
Through March 2021, the Daniels Scholarship Program has provided more than $220 million in undergraduate scholarships to approximately 4,600 students.
What are the eligibility requirements for the Daniels Scholarship Program?
To be eligible for the Daniels Scholarship Program, students must meet the following requirements at the time of application:
A) Be a high school senior graduating from a school in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming
B) Be a resident of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming
C) Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States
D) Earn a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0 in high school (on an unweighted 4.0 scale)
E) Earn a minimum SAT Math score of 490 and a minimum Evidence-Based Reading & Writing score of 490, or a minimum ACT score of 18 in each category (writing score not required). Super scoring is not accepted.
F) Meet financial eligibility requirements