Welcome to the Stryker Institute for Leadership Development!

Upcoming Info Sessions!

  • Thursday, March 24th 12pm-1:30pm at the Women's Resource Center

  • Wednesday, March 30th 3:30pm-5pm at the Cesar Chavez Cultural Center

  • Wednesday, April 13th 3:30pm-5pm at the Women's Resource Center

Scholarship Application

  • The Stryker Institute for Leadership Development's 2016-2017 academic year application is due June 1, 2016.
  • If you have any further questions regarding the application, please visit our FAQ page under our "Scholarships" tab on the left.
  • Please remember: Submitted letters of recommendation are not confidential and can be viewed by the applicant during the upload process.

Program Highlights

  • First Year Participants: explore social justice issues, identity, and intersectionalities
  • Second Year Participants: develop leadership leadership skills while integrating your social justice experience
  • Third Year Participants: practice your leadership through a mentorship program with local underrepresented youth
  • Fourth Year Participants: create a leadership capstone

Eligibility Requirements

  • Identify as a woman from an underrepresented group (including, but not limited to: age, dependents, ethnicity, first-generation, gender identity, race, undocumented, veteran)
  • Admission to the University of Northern Colorado; enrolled in a degree seeking program as a full-time student
  • Recipients must have completed at least 24 class credits
  • Complete the Universal Scholarship Application and the Stryker Institute application on URSA
  • Completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1st priority deadline, if applicable
  • Meet minimum 2.5 GPA requirements from the University of Northern Colorado or other college or university upon attending
  • Commitment to participate fully in the program, attend all workshops, and complete required assignments

Get on our Interest List

If you would like to be added to our 2016-2017 Scholarship Interest List, please fill out this survey. This survey will close on May 1, 2016.





Stryker Institute for Leadership Development

Scott-Willcoxon Hall
University of Northern Colorado
1915 10th Avenue
Greeley, CO 80639

Phone: 970-351-2634
Fax: 970-351-1487