The online DVC Scholarship application for school year 2019-2020 opens in October 2018.

Students may access the scholarship application at Scholarships can be viewed at any time. Over 160 scholarship awards were offered this year through the DVC Scholarship program.  Scholarship awards range from $250-$2,000 and are available to students who are continuing their studies at DVC or transferring to a four-year college next fall.  To be considered for a scholarship, students must be enrolled at least half-time in both the Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 semesters and meet the specific scholarship criteria.  In addition, students must:
  • Submit a complete DVC scholarship application
  • Write a 500-word essay
  • Upload unofficial transcripts
  • Secure two recommendations (at least one from a DVC faculty member)
The Scholarship Office will be hosting several scholarship workshops throughout the scholarship season.  Shari Keller, Financial Aid Assistant II/Scholarship Coordinator will be available by appointment and on a drop-in basis to assist students with the application process.  She can be reached at (925)969-2094 and via email at  Please encourage students to apply for scholarships and to contact Shari if they have questions or need
Applications for school year 2018-2019 are now closed.
I would like to thank you for your generosity in funding the DVC Foundation Scholarship. Being the recipient of this scholarship is going to help me financially. I am honored to be the recipient of this award.
Valerie Gonzalez

To find out more about donating to DVC Foundation scholarships, call us today at 925-969-2025.

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