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Colorado Mesa University's First Generation Scholarship


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  • Scholarship Description
  • Colorado Mesa University offers small class sizes, state-of-the-art facilities, and expert faculty who take an interest in your success. A CMU education is a great value, and we stand by our commitment to keep higher education affordable. Last year, we awarded more than $73 million in financial aid and scholarships to 75% of the student body.

    CMU's First Generation Scholarship is valued at $1,000 per academic year ($500 per semester). This award is available to all incoming, freshmen students whose parents have not graduated with a four-year degree. Applicant must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and have earned a minimum 3.0 cumulative high school GPA.

    The scholarship can be renewed for a maximum of 120 credit hours as long as the student maintains a 3.0 cumulative GPA and full-time status (12 Credit Hours/Semester) at CMU.

    Students applying for admission to Colorado Mesa University will automatically be considered for this scholarship.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • Lara Swanson
  • 1100 North Avenue
  • Grand Junction, CO 81501
  • tel: 970-248-1958
  • fax: 970-248-1883

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