Established in 1997, this scholarship honors the memory of Melanie Richards Metz.


1) Junior majoring in the BFA Art program with a graphic design concentration 2) Demonstrate creativity and originality, as well as possess energy and a love of graphic design with the motivation and desire to excel and learn in their chosen field

Scholarship Details


Melanie Richards Metz, a talented designer and teacher, taught graphic design courses at Colorado State University for many years. She also operated a successful graphic design business in the Fort Collins community for 17 years. Generous gifts such as this one allow us to provide financial support for students who have demonstrated superior achievements or skills, thereby encouraging their continued efforts and the overall atmosphere of vigorous research and creativity.