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Foundation Scholarships

Due to the generosity of many families, individuals, and organizations, the DC3 Foundation is proud to be able to offer scholarships for our Conquistadors! Please consider donating to these funds to help further the education of a future Conq!

The list of scholarships below includes all Foundation scholarships available to students at Dodge City Community College. To be considered you must be a DC3 student (incoming or current), complete the DC3 Scholarship Application with the DC3 Financial Aid Office and turn in BEFORE the deadline of April 30, 2018, and maintain eligibility as detailed for each scholarship. DC3 also offers institutional scholarships that are awarded through the DC3 Financial Aid Office. For DC3 Financial Aid information, click here. The Scholarship Application is at the link below.

2018-19 Scholarship Application

MOST SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AWARDED BASED ON MERIT (YOUR CUMULATIVE GPA)…IF NO MINIMUM GPA WAS REQUESTED BY THE DONOR, THE FOUNDATION FOLLOWS THE MINIMUM DC3 SCHOLARSHIP GPA REQUIREMENTS.

YOU MUST INDICATE ON THE DC3 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION THAT YOU ARE INTERESTED IN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS! PROVIDE ALL MATERIALS NECESSARY TO PROVE YOUR ELIGIBILITY FOR FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS WITH YOUR DC3 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION (indicate major, desire, an essay to explain your situation, residency, team affiliation (such as rodeo), etc.). 

Due to variants in investment results, not all of the scholarships listed are available each year. Deadline for all scholarships, both through the Foundation and through the college, is as outlined by the DC3 Financial Aid Office. As indicated on the application, applications will not be considered and/or processed if the application is incomplete or past the deadline. Current deadline is April 30, 2018. Application for Foundation scholarships does not guarantee an award.

FUND NAME:REQUIREMENTS:
EDUCATION:
Eldon Becker EducationEducation Major; Maintain 2.5 GPA
Fred & Velma Deyoe EducationEducation Major; Maintain 3.0 GPA; Western KS student; Maintain full time
Ed Herrin EducationEducation Major; Maintain 2.5 GPA
Krumrey ScholarshipEducation Major; Agriculture Major; preference to Ford County residents of farm families/agriculture workers; maintain passing grades; $500 per year
MUSIC:
Jim Bock MemorialEnrolled in instrumental music; Minimum 12 hours enrolled; Participate in Wind Ensemble, Pep Band, Jazz Band, Concert Band. Maintain 2.0 cummulative GPA with 3.0 in instrumental music
HISTORY/LIBERAL ARTS:
James Maag HistoryLiberal Arts Major; 3.0 GPA minimum
F.M. Dale McLainHistory Major; 2.5 GPA minimum & 12 credit hours must be completed before renewing for 2nd semester. One year award only.
ENGINEERING:
Todd Cutcliffe MemorialElectrical Engineering Major; $200 per year only; 2.5 minimum GPA
DCHS GRADUATES ONLY:
DCHS Classes ’60, ’61, 62; White; WilliamsDodge City High School graduate only; High academic standing; verified financial need; good citizen
Mike & Trisha Kinnan EducationDodge City High School graduate enrolled in mass communications, business, or education; 2.5 minimum GPA; Recipient chosen by DCHS Administration? $500 per year only; Freshman year ONLY
COSMOTOLOGY:
Elisa Murphy MemorialNon-traditional Cosmetology major with minor children; Full-time enrollment only; 2.5 minimum GPA
BUSINESS:
Robbins Business & Leadership3.0 minimum GPA; Must indicate interest in Business, Leadership, or Entrepreneurship; $500 per year only. 2 scholarships awarded per year; Extra $250 sent to FHSU if student can prove FHSU enrollment to the Foundation after DCCC graduation. Current freshman (enrolling as a DC3 sophomore) must provide a letter of recommendation from a DC3 business professor. 
Bernice Williams MemorialAcademic major (preference to office management; legal assistant); KS Resident only; utilize DC3 GPA requirements
American AgCredit Scholarship3.0 minimum GPA; Must be pursuing a degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Agriculture, Agribusiness, Natural Resources, or any other agriculturally related field; Full-time only; Sophomore ONLY
FINANCIAL NEED:
James & Carl Noland MemorialFinancial need verified by DC3 Financial Aid; Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
Howard & Thelma Sailor MemorialMaintain 3.0 GPA. Financial need verified by DC3 Financial Aid
Frank & Edith Spaniol MemorialStudents with financial need (verified by DC3 Financial Aid); Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
NURSING:
Cleda Dodge Memorial NursingFIRST YEAR nursing major only; NONTRADITIONAL student only; existing financial need
Irene Paulin NursingNursing major; area student; 2.5 minimum GPA. Renewable
Vera Tully NursingNursing major; 3.5 GPA minimum at DCCC; $1000/year – disbursed only after verifying enrollment and GPA; NOT RENEWABLE
Web, Wharton, Vale NursingLevel 1 nursing major 3.0 GPA; OR Level 2 transfer nursing major (not from Ford County) with financial need
Scroggins NursingNo restrictions. Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
Glen & Marjory Jeffery MemorialMeade County resident; Available to academic majors and nursing majors only; 3.5 GPA established at DCCC; NOT RENEWABLE; $1,000 AWARD ($500/semester AFTER 20th day roster verified)
June Hull Sherrid NursingNo restrictions. Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
AGRICULTURE/RODEO:
Kevin Pember MemorialAgriculture major; 1st Preference: Ness County resident; $500 per year; Must complete 12 or more hours with a 2.5 GPA to renew.
Intercollegiate RodeoDCCC Rodeo student & NIRA member; 2.5 GPA, maintain; NIRA membership, continue participation on rodeo team; $150 per semester/$300 per year
Danny Lee Wagner MemorialFord/Gray County resident; Agriculture major; 2.5 GPA; Must maintain 12 credit hr minimum; renewable if continued study in ag; $400 annual award
CHILD CARE:
Scroggins Child CareChild Care major. Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
ATHLETICS:
Jack Stoecker AthleticStudent athlete; 3.0 GPA minimum; Please verify eligibility with the DC3 Athletic Director
MISCELLANEOUS SCHOLARSHIPS:
Barnes-GlecklerNo restrictions. Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
Clair C. Conard Family FoundationKS Resident;Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
Math/ScienceNo restrictions.Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
Bob Schmitt2.5 GPA minimum
Harold Tharp MemorialNo restrictions. Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
Cy & Rhea Trent MemorialNo restrictions. Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
Israel/Alumni BoosterNo restrictions. Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
Eloise Berryman Memorial2.5 GPA minimum
President’s IHO Mariett & Gene KirkNo restrictions. Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
Phi Theta Kappa IHO William & Susan BunyanPhi Theta Kappa member. Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
HALO IHO Ellis & Camilla CaveHALO student. Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
DCCC Student Gvt IHO Marvin & Floris Jean HamptonDC3 Student Government student. Use minimum GPA requirements used for DC3 scholarships
Mary Eleanor Fry MemorialInformation not available at this time.

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Christina Haselhorst

Foundation Director