Scholarship Coordinator

Scholarship Coordinator

Community College of Denver

Community College of Denver seeks applications for a Scholarship Coordinator.

Job Description

If you are an innovative thinker with the drive to succeed in a fast paced environment, then the Community College of Denver’s Financial Aid Office might be the right place for you. The Financial Aid Office at the Community College of Denver is looking for a dedicated, passionate, and responsible individual to join the Financial Aid Team. The Scholarship Coordinator reports directly to the Assistant Director of Scholarships. This position assists with the coordination, administration, tracking and maintenance of foundation, institutional and private scholarship programs at CCD. Duties include ensuring that eligible students meet the scholarship program requirements and deadlines, scholarship distribution, critical analysis of scholarship delivery, donor relations, and outreach events as needed. They will serve as CCD’s primary point of contact for the Displaced Aurarian Scholarship. Additionally, this position serves in a student advising, outreach and client services capacity and involves a great deal of student interaction. This position is required to effectively communicate financial aid policies to students, parents, the College and community members and to maintain professionalism in high-stress situations. The Scholarship Coordinator serves as the primary source of communication with private scholarship providers. They are expected to reconcile private scholarships and process scholarship refunds as needed. In addition, they are responsible for keeping, maintaining and updating the scholarship materials including The private scholarship listing and scholarship webpage. The Scholarship Coordinator provides scholarship presentations on campus and off campus to share relevant resources, scholarship updates, deadlines with our CCD staff, faculty and Community. Other duties include processing web updates; backing up the Single Point of Contact (SPOC) for unaccompanied homeless youth; backing up the Colorado Application for State Financial Aid (CASFA) processor; and performing quality assurance checks on Verification.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants must submit a complete application packet at which includes: Electronic Application, Click ‘New Resume’ at the bottom of this page Cover Letter Resume References – Names, phone numbers, addresses, & email addresses of three professional references Copies of transcripts, unofficial preferred Copies of appropriate credentials, if applicable **All included attachments should be saved with the following nomenclature: Last name, First name Document; for example Doe, John Resume; Doe, Jane Transcripts ***Your resume should clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications. Those applicants that do not meet the minimum qualifications will not be considered. Part-time experience is ½ the equivalent of full-time experience. Example: Four (4) years applicable part-time experience equals 2 years full-time equivalency.