Colorado Professional Researchers for Advancement was founded in 1995 by a group of professional development researchers to provide support for professionals involved in the role of research in institutional advancement. CPRA members are drawn from a diverse group of organizations including: higher education, private secondary and elementary schools, hospitals, health, religious and social services organizations, arts and cultural institutions, and regional offices of national not-for-profits.

Prospect research is a critical component in the development process and CPRA is dedicated to providing cutting edge educational opportunities for all our members. Whether you are brand new to the field of prospect research or an experienced veteran researcher, CPRA is here to help you as you progress in your career.