Financial Aid

To support the educational pursuits of our students,
the Department of Race, Gender, and Ethnic Studies offers several scholarships:

Undergraduate Students
  • Learn more about available undergraduate scholarships and how to apply by clicking the link below.

Graduate Students
  • The Ethnic Studies Graduate Scholarship has been established to increase the understanding of diversity and social justice. It is an award given to a second year graduate student pursuing an MA in ethnic studies. Learn more below.

Graduate Scholarship


  • Graduate student in their second year and/or beyond enrolled in the Department of Race, Gender, and Ethnic Studies in the College of Liberal Arts at Colorado State University
  • Major in Ethnic Studies
  • Financial need as established by the Office of Student Financial Services at CSU
  • Maintain an overall 3.0 GPA
  • Prepare an essay that conveys: Financial need for degree completion, status of their project/thesis, and steps needed to complete degree


The Colorado State University Scholarship application is available online from December 1 until March 1 of each academic year. To access the application:

  • Log into RAMweb using your eID
  • Look under Financial Information in the right hand column
  • Select “CSUSA” and fill in the form

Or visit