The Colorado Chapter of the ACFE supports the education of collegiate accounting and criminal justice students who aspire to become Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs).
Each year, the Colorado Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners accepts applications for academic scholarships for the upcoming school year. Scholarships awarded are paid directly to the student's academic institution. We begin accepting scholarship applications in the fall (one year prior to the award term period) with the submission deadline occuring approximately February 1st (again prior to the school term award period). 2014/2015's academic scholarship winners have already been chosen. If you are a student, please bookmark this page or join our mailing list to be notified as to when scholarship applications will be accepted next. Below is the information for the 2014/2015 scholarship for which the deadline has already passed.
- 2014 COCFE College Scholarship Program
The Colorado Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners is accepting applications for academic scholarships, in the amount of $1,000 each, to be awarded for the 2014-2015 academic year. Scholarships will be paid directly to the student’s university.
For detailed information and requirements, Click here.
To download an application, Click here.
Application deadline is February 7th, 2014. Scholarship winners will be notified by April 18th, 2014 and the actual scholarships will be awarded at the Colorado Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners monthly meeting in May 2014. Scholarships will be distributed prior to start of Fall 2014 term
If you have more questions, please contact Chris Kuglin (Email: You will have to hand type this email - ckuglin at-sign msudenver.edu).
Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship
ACFE Scholarship Awards are available to full-time accounting and criminal justice majors. The program provides $1,000 scholarship awards for up to 30 students. Students will also receive a free one-year Student Associate membership to the ACFE. This is a scholarship awarded by ACFE, not COCFE.
Please check this website periodically for information about the scholarship and application.
Each chapter in the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners has the opportunity to nominate individuals for various awards throughout the year.
The Distinguished Achievement Award
This award is reserved for those individuals who have excelled in the profession of preventing, deterring, investigating or prosecuting white-collar crime. Click here for more information.