Mark Foster Scholarship

This scholarship was established by Professor Emeritus Mark S. Foster, a distinguished teacher, accomplished scholar, and esteemed colleague, who wished to encourage students at CU Denver to pursue the study of History. Each year, the department plans to award the scholarship to at least one undergraduate History major who demonstrates outstanding academic achievement as well as financial need.

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please describe a significant challenge you have faced in your education and the steps you have taken to overcome it. How has this challenge informed your interest in studying history or your identity as a historian? Your answer should be 400-600 words.
  2. Please attach the following items:
    • A current CU Denver unofficial transcript.
    • A résumé detailing your education, employment, and any honors or activities that you wish the selection committee to know about.