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Application Information

Program Description:

The Chancellor's Leadership Class (CLC) is a highly selective undergraduate honors program designed to develop effective leaders. Through coursework, community service, skill building, and mentoring, students have the opportunity to enhance their leadership abilities. This renewable award is offered each year to CLC Scholars who maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA and participate in all required elements of the CLC program. CLC Scholars receive a total scholarship of $16,000 ($4,000 per year in the program).

Eligibility Requirements:

  • High school seniors must have a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA to be eligible
  • College students must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • All applicants must have at least two full years left in college to be eligible

Application Process:


Required Application Materials:

  • The online application will automatically be sent to the CLC office when you submit it.

  • A resume highlighting your academic credentials, community service, work experience, extra-curricular involvement, leadership experiences and other honors and achievements.

  • Two Recommendation Forms submitted by individuals knowledgeable about your leadership skills (ie: teachers, employers, coaches, community members). Recommendation forms from family members or friends will not be accepted.

  • Transcript(s) from your high school or college.

    Other Scholarship and Financial Aid Opportunities at UCCS:

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