The Department of Geography is grateful to its alumni and friends for their financial support over the years. Our donors have had a big impact, making a difference not only to the Department as a whole, but to the lives of many individual students.
There is always a real need for funds to support academic departments. As we strive for higher standards and more and better opportunities for our students, we depend on the caring and generous nature of alumni and friends like you to meet these ever increasing financial needs.
Your gift to the Department of Geography can take many different shapes. The information below may help you find the type of gift that best meets your needs, the impact you want, and the way you want to give. The CU Foundation can also assist you with your needs, be they for targeted or unrestricted programs.
Established by Richard L. Knowlton out of his great respect for his former teammate and for the way Professor Emeritus A. David Hill has distinguished himself in the field of Geography, a subject very important to Mr. Knowlton. Applicant must be a full-time senior majoring in Geography, and have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in Geography. Award is based on merit and demonstrated financial eligibility.
Established in 1983 to honor Professor Smith at his retirement from the Geography Department faculty after thirty-one years of service to the University. To provide support for students in the Department of Geography at the University of Colorado Boulder. Award is based on academic performance.
Established by Katherine and Frank Baxter in honor of Katherine’s parents, Barbara von Dreden (CU class of 1940) and Karl Stacey (CU class of 1936). This scholarship supports undergraduate students to engage in summer research with faculty. Preference given to applicants who are juniors or seniors majoring in Geography, and graduates from Colorado high schools. Award is based on academic performance.
Named in honor of Professor Emeritus Gilbert F. White, this fellowship provides funding to outstanding Ph.D. students in the final year of dissertation preparation. Students are nominated by their academic advisors. Award is based on merit and financial eligibility.
Please specify "Gilbert F. White Dissertation Fellowship" in the Comments field.
To provide support for graduate students in the Department of Geography at the University of Colorado Boulder. Support may include research support and equipment purchases. Gifts to this fund can be made in memory of (IMO) Jennifer Dinaburg.
Please specify "In Memory of Jennifer Dinaburg" in the Comments field.