Colorado State University scholarships are first-time freshmen admitted to a degree-seeking program on CSU’s main campus in Fort Collins. All scholarships will only be for fall and spring semesters; unless otherwise noted. If a student starts in the summer the scholarship still cannot be used until fall semester. All awards require enrollment in on-campus credits and students in CSU Online programs are not eligible. Students who have attended another college or university after high school graduation are not eligible.
The Green and Gold Scholarship is Colorado State University's most prestigious award for Colorado residents. Eligible applicants must: be in the top 25% of their graduating class; have a 4.0 GPA; and be enrolled as a full-time student. Applicants must submit a complete application for admission by March 1 for fall semester or November 1 for spring semester. To strengthen scholarship eligibility, students must submit a complete application along with any new transcripts by March. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA for renewal.