Category: Scholarships

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Supporting Native American Culture by Giving to DU
8 April 2024
Dan (BSBA '63, JD '72) and Beth Whittemore have long demonstrated their commitment to Native American culture both through their work with the community and through their philanthropy. When they lived ...
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Derek Ricke accepting an award
Career Difference-Maker: The Daniels Alumni Advisory Board Endowed Scholarship
8 April 2024
When Daniels Executive Ph.D. student Derek Ricke was looking to “better understand corruption in the corporate environment and how firms can leverage the ideas of leadership, ethics, and corporate culture ...
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DU and The VF Foundation Launch New Outdoor Leadership Industry Program
5 April 2024
Where will future leaders of the outdoor industry come from? Thanks to a $3 million grant from The VF Foundation, the answer is DU’s Leadership in Outdoor Recreation Industry (LORI) ...
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2022 1GENU students gather on the DU campus.
First-Generation DU Students Benefit from Anonymous $10 Million Gift
6 March 2023
An anonymous $10 million gift – inspired by a DU student’s praise of a current first-generation program -- significantly expands the reach of scholarships and programs for students who are ...
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Restauranteur Gives Opportunity Through Scholarships
16 June 2022
“My time at DU was four of the best years of my life,” says Michael A. Morton (BSBA ‘87). “And I hope for the same for the students receiving my ...
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Russell Noles
MBA Alum Invests in Students’ Success
9 May 2022
“The University of Denver is a special place,” says Russell Noles (MBA ’89). “So many of the faculty members have both the academic training and the practitioner perspective. DU brings ...
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Students Encouraged to Expand Horizons through Business Scholarship
14 March 2022
Max Anderson wanted it all. He liked finance and statistics and business analytics. He was interested in computer science. He loved biology. He envisioned himself traveling and volunteering, maybe even joining ...
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Alumnus Imran Khan Creates Opportunity Through Scholarship Gift
23 February 2021
"Investing in scholarships is investing in the future," says Imran Khan (BSBA '00), of his recent $1.25 million gift to the University of Denver to support student scholarships. Khan, a DU ...
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Community and Opportunity Through the DULAA Scholarship
16 September 2020
When Aron Rodriguez (BA ’19, BS ’19, MAcc ’20) came to the University of Denver as a first-year student, he was at a disadvantage in learning to navigate a complex ...
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Joseph Saunders addressing a crowd outside on the University of Denver campus
Opening the Door for the Next Generation of Difference-Makers Through Scholarships
18 May 2018
The Saunders Leadership Academy, founded by Former DU trustee Joseph Saunders (BSBA ’67, MBA ’68, Hon. PhD ’09) and his wife, Sharon, supports promising students burdened by significant financial need. ...
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