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I Have A Dream Scholarship Application

“I Have A Dream” Foundation (IHDF) of Boulder County is excited to offer several scholarships with this one common scholarship application. This application is for an undergraduate educational program.

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE:

  • "I Have A Dream" Foundation Dreamer Scholarship 
  • Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative (COSI) Scholarship 
  • Dakota Solomon Scholarship (for Dreamers only)
  • Las Alas Scholarship 
If you have questions please contact us via email: college@ihaveadreamboulder.org
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If unsure, contact your Program Director or College and Career Department and then resume filling out this application.


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Contact Information

Name as it appears on official documentation

Name as it appears on official documentation

The email address you check most frequently

Enter the best number where we can call or text you
Mailing Address

Your most stable address for receiving mail.





Eligibility and Progress







Maximum of 12 numbers or letters

If you don't know the exact date: use the last day of the month, such as 5/31/2024.


Required to determine eligibility for the COSI (State of Colorado) scholarship.
Additional Information



If you don't know the exact date: use the last day of the month, such as 5/31/2024.



As part of the COSI scholarship we are required to report this annually to the State of Colorado. This information will be used only for this purpose and it will be kept highly secure. If you have no SSN, please enter 000-00-0000.
Dreamers will be automatically considered for both the Dreamer Scholars scholarship and the Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative (COSI).  Other applicants will be considered for only the COSI scholarship.
Demographic Information

Neither of your parents have graduated from a 4-year institution in the U.S. with a Bachelor's degree.

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Additional Scholarship Option




Required Files

Image or PDF files only.

Image or PDF files only.
By hitting submit you agree to:

  1. Keep I Have A Dream Foundation updated with current information, which includes email, phone number(s) and preferred address. 
  2. Apply for Financial Aid and have a complete Financial Aid award account with your college.
  3. Maintain scholarship requirements which may include: enrollment criteria, 2.0 college GPA and meeting Academic and Financial Aid SAP Policy. 
    •  ***If you have any concerns about your current SAP standing, please contact the College & Career team. 
  4. Every student is REQUIRED to submit an online check-in form every semester enrolled in an education program. If not completed, future payments will be placed on hold. 
  5. If you are a first time attending student you will also be REQUIRED to complete a verbal check-in each semester (in addition to the online check-in). 
  6. Maintain a minimum enrollment based on your scholarship. COSI requires at least 6 credit hours.
  7. Notify us if you decide to not attend or withdraw from courses.
 If you have questions please contact us via email: college@ihaveadreamboulder.org