Why be Part of CWC?
When you join the CWC Leadership Scholars Program, you are invited to be part of a community, a family, and a home. Explore some benefits of this program on this page.
You can receive up to $6,000 in scholarship support per year based on financial need.
Leadership Studies Minor
You will become part of a cohort of 15-20 other students
Take six classes with your fellow CWC scholars!
Complete 24 credits in leadership to develop your leadership understanding and skills
An older CWC Scholar will support you in your first year as your peer mentor. As a part of CWC, you’ll also build a relationship with a professional mentor to further your career goals
Workshops & Events
CWC hosts two retreats each year into the beautiful Colorado mountains. We also offer speaking events and workshops from CWC/TWC alumnae, CWC Scholar alumni, and strong women leaders in the community.
"The CWC [Leadership Scholars] program to me is a home away from home; a place where I'm supported as I grow throughout my academic career. Knowing I have people rooting for me and in my corner has made my experience at DU exponentially greater."