Foundation Scholarships

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Dallas County Retired School Personnel Association Scholarship

Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $500
Additional Criteria: ​Perry VanKirk Academy. Recipient is a Dallas County resident. 

Ted E. Davidson Memorial Scholarship

Designation Code: DAVID
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Horticulture- Landscaping or Greenhouse
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $250
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books

Lois Dell Memorial Zonta Child Developement Endowment

Designation Code: ZONTA
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Min. Credits Enrolled: 6
Area of Study: Early Childhood Education Programs
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $1,000
Scholarship Use: Tuition
Additional Criteria: ​Student must be enrolled in their second year of the program.

Lois Dell Child Development Endowed Scholarship

Designation Code: DELL
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 3.0
Min. Credits Enrolled: 12
Area of Study: Early Childhood Education Program
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Scholarship Use: Tuition
Additional Criteria: ​Eligibility for second year students.

Dental Area Scholarship

Designation Code: DENTAL
Campus/Center: All
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Area of Study: Dental Assistant, Dental Hygiene
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Fees
Additional Criteria: ​Student must be enrolled in their second year of the program. 

Des Moines Wine Festival Foundation Scholarship

Designation Code: WFSTSC
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits)
Area of Study: Culinary Arts
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Fees, Supplies and Books
Additional Criteria: Second year student who demonstrates a talent ​for expanding culinary arts.  Preference given to student who plans to stay in the Des Moines area after graduation.  Top eligible students are provided to the ICI staff for selection.

Des Moines Balliage Chaine Scholar Scholarship

Designation Code: CHAINE
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Culinary Arts Program
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $2,000
Additional Criteria: ​Minimum Credits Completed: 24 In partnership with the DMACC Foundation, the Des Moines Bailliage of the Confrérie de la Chaîne des Rôtisseurs created the Chaîne Scholar Scholarship to help underwrite the educational or professional development expenses, including but not limited to tuition, books, fees and tools, of an especially promising Culinary Arts student at DMACC’s Iowa Culinary Institute (ICI). The student is selected by the Iowa Culinary Institute’s Executive Chef.  

Diesel Mechanics Endowed Scholarship

Designation Code: DIESEL
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Diesel Technology AAS & Diploma
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Fees, Supplies and Books

DMACC Employee Memorial Endowment

Designation Code: EMPLME
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Min. Credits Enrolled: 6
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books

DMACC Employee/Student Endowment

Designation Code: EMPSTU
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Min. Credits Enrolled: 6
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books

DMACC Pioneers Scholarship

Designation Code: PIONSC-GENERAL
Campus/Center: All
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.75
Award Semester/Term: Spring
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Books and Fees

DMPD Criminal Justice Endowment

Designation Code: CRIMJU
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 3.0
Area of Study: Criminal Justice
Award Semester/Term: Summer
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Fees
Additional Criteria: ​Preference given to Full-Time students. Student must be able to meet acceptance criteria for Iowa Law Enforcement. 

Lori Dowie-Resser Scholarship

Designation Code: DOWIE
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Culinary Arts
Award Semester/Term: Spring
Additional Criteria: Gender: Female Provided to a female student enrolled in Iowa Culinary Institute to travel to France for the French Chef Exchange program. 

John Deere Team Scholarship

Designation Code: JDEERE
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Area of Study: Manufacturing Technology
Award Semester/Term: Spring
Award Amount: $1,000
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Fees, Supplies and Books
Additional Criteria: ​Student must have submitted a completed FAFSA and completed one term prior to scholarship award. 

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Eddy Dual Language Learners Scholarship

Designation Code: EDDYDL
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring; Summer
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books
Additional Criteria: Student must be registered for ECE 216, full or part time, scholarship for tuition and books for ECE 216 only; goal of scholarship is to assist childcare providers to assist dual language learners; student must be registered child care home provider.

Eddy Refugee Scholarship

Designation Code: EDDYSC
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Any
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring; Summer
Award Amount: $500
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books
Additional Criteria: ​Minimum Credits Completed: 3 A refugee status student taking credit classes.

Electronic Systems Servicing Technology Scholarship

Designation Code: BIOTECH
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Credits Enrolled: 12
Area of Study: Electronic Systems Servicing Technology AAS
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Books and Fees
Additional Criteria: ​Minimum of 24 credits completed. Eligible for award if applicant has a financial need and a 2.0 GPA, or has a 3.0 GPA and no financial need. 

Electronics Endowment

Designation Code: ELECTR
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Min. Credits Enrolled: 6
Area of Study: Electronic Systems Servicing Technology; Electronics, Robotics and Automation
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books

Robin Elmore Memorial Scholarship

Designation Code: NURSD
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Min. Credits Enrolled: 6
Area of Study: Nursing Associate Degree
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Award Amount: $500
Scholarship Use: Books
Additional Criteria: ​Male students only

Enhancing African American Opportunities in Human Services Scholarship

Designation Code: EAAOSC
Campus/Center: All
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Human Services AS
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring; Summer
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books
Additional Criteria: ​Must be resident of Polk County.

Simon Estes Music Scholarship

Designation Code: ESTESC
Campus/Center: All
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Music
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Number of Awards: 2
Scholarship Use: Tuition
Additional Criteria: Scholarship pays for MUS 143, MUS 275 or MUS 101​.  Preference given to student who has an interest in pursuing baccalaureate degree in voice or choral music after studying at DMACC.  Scholarship is renewable to term for two consecutive years as long as student is in good academic standing.

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Denise Farmer Memorial Scholarship

Designation Code: DENISF
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Min. Credits Enrolled: 6
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Fees

Farr-Herselius Scholarship

Designation Code: FARREN
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits)
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Scholarship Use: Tuition

Henry Gregor Felsen Scholarship

Designation Code: FELSSC
Campus/Center: All
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Automotive
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Award Amount: $500
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Books and Fees

J.Paul & Ruth Frazier Scholarship

Designation Code: FRAZIE
Campus/Center: All
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Area of Study: Vocational program, Technical program
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Fees
Additional Criteria: ​Must be of American Indian Ethnicity.