DANIELS FUND

Honoring Bill Daniels' direction to make life better for the people and communities of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming

Historical Impact

Inception 2000 through 2019 ($ millions)
Daniels Fund Grants Program
$655.1
Daniels Fund Scholarship Program
  Daniels Scholarship Program
  204.6
Boundless Opportunity Scholarship Program
17.8
Total Scholarships
222.4
Total Grants and Scholarships
$877.5

Annual Funding Allocations by Program

Grants=70%, Scholarships=30%

Grants Program Geographic Funding Allocations (%)

Metro Denver=50%; New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming=25%; Colorado Outstate=15%, National=10%

Scholarship Program Geographic Funding Allocations (%)

Colorado=75%, New Mexico=10%, Wyoming=10%, and Utah=5%

Impact by State

Click each state below for details ($ millions)
Colorado


Grants Paid in all funding areas
Total Grants $417.6
Scholarships Paid by type
Daniels Scholarship Program 154.5
Boundless Opportunity Scholarship Program 12.8
Total Scholarships $167.3
Total Grants and Scholarships $584.9
New Mexico


Grants Paid in all funding areas
Total Grants $84.5
Scholarships Paid by type
 Daniels Scholarship Program 21.9
 Boundless Opportunity Scholarship Program 2.0
Total Scholarships $23.9
Total Grants and Scholarships $108.4
Utah


Grants Paid in all funding areas
Total Grants $29.9
Scholarships Paid by type
 Daniels Scholarship Program 8.5
 Boundless Opportunity Scholarship Program 1.9
Total Scholarships $10.4
Total Grants and Scholarships $40.3
Wyoming


Grants Paid in all funding areas
Total Grants $61.5
Scholarships Paid by type
 Daniels Scholarship Program 19.5
 Boundless Opportunity Scholarship Program 1.0
Total Scholarships $20.5
Total Grants and Scholarships $82.0

Historical Impact

Inception 2000 through 2018
Daniels Fund Grants Program
$655.1
Daniels Fund Scholarship Program
  Daniels Scholarship Program
  204.6
Boundless Opportunity Scholarship Program
17.8
Total Scholarships
222.4
Total Grants and Scholarships
$877.5

Impact by State

Click each state below for details
($ millions)



Grants Paid in all funding areas
Total Grants $417.6
Scholarships Paid by type
Daniels Scholarship Program 154.5
Boundless Opportunity Scholarship Program 12.8
Total Scholarships $167.3
Total Grants and Scholarships $584.9



Grants Paid in all funding areas
Total Grants $84.5
Scholarships Paid by type
 Daniels Scholarship Program 21.9
 Boundless Opportunity Scholarship Program 2.0
Total Scholarships $23.9
Total Grants and Scholarships $108.4



Grants Paid in all funding areas
Total Grants $29.9
Scholarships Paid by type
 Daniels Scholarship Program 8.5
 Boundless Opportunity Scholarship Program 1.9
Total Scholarships $10.4
Total Grants and Scholarships $40.3



Grants Paid in all funding areas
Total Grants $61.5
Scholarships Paid by type
 Daniels Scholarship Program 19.5
 Boundless Opportunity Scholarship Program 1.0
Total Scholarships $20.5
Total Grants and Scholarships $82.0

Annual Funding Allocations by Program

Grants=70%, Scholarships=30%

Grants Program Geographic Funding Allocations (%)

Metro Denver=50%; New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming=25%; Colorado Outstate=15%, National=10%

Scholarship Program Geographic Funding Allocations (%)

Colorado=75%, New Mexico=10%, Wyoming=10%, and Utah=5%

Grants Paid in All Funding Areas

Inception 2000 through 2019 ($ millions)
Aging
$45.4
Amateur Sports
41.1
Disabilities
33.9
Drug & Alcohol Addiction
45.9
Early Childhood Education
46.3
Homeless & Disadvantaged
106.4
K-12 Education Reform
129.4
Youth Development
124.1
Ethics & Integrity in Education
(includes Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative)
34.3
Multiple Funding Areas
13.7
Support for Young Americans Bank
33.9
Total Grants
$655.1

Daniels Scholar Stats

Daniels Scholars selected since 2000
4,149
Graduated Daniels Scholars (Alumni)
2,384
Daniels Scholars selected each year
approximately 200
Roughly 1,000 Daniels Scholars are attending college at any given time.

Daniels Scholars have attended more than 400 colleges and universities in all 50 states. Approximately 69% attend schools in our four-state region.

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