Boundless Opportunity Scholarship

The Boundless Opportunity Scholarship benefits motivated non-traditional students who recognize the power of education to create a better life for themselves and their families. The Boundless Opportunity Scholarship is funded through grants from the Daniels Fund and supports “non traditional” students including adult learners, GED recipients, juvenile justice youth or returning military. The Daniels Fund is a charitable foundation dedicated to making life better for the people of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming through its grants program, scholarship program, and ethics initiative.

Applicants must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States, and a legal resident of Colorado
Demonstrate financial need by completing the FAFSA
Recipients must complete an online survey at to provide information about their academic and career goals, and their plans to achieve them.
Recipients must forward the email confirmation that they have completed and submitted the survey to the CCD Scholarship Office. Scholarship payment cannot proceed until this step is complete.
Maintain satisfactory academic progress at CCD
Accept the scholarship’s terms & conditions through CCD’s scholarship portal by Census Date.
Write a “thank you” letter and upload it through CCD’s scholarship portal by Census Date.

The Daniels Fund
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please mark which category applies to you
  2. If you responded yes to the category "Students with experience in the juvenile Justice system", please attach proof of juvenile experience.
  3. If you responded yes to the category "Military Veteran", please attach proof of Military Veteran (DD214)
  4. How did you hear about this scholarship?
  5. Please answer the following questions (write a 500 word essay addressing the following topics)
    • What is your definition of success? What would be your biggest barrier to success? Answer one of the following questions: What did you learn from your department of corrections experience? or What does education mean to you as an adult learner? or What did you learn from your experiences in the armed forces?
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