All students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in order to qualify for Dallas Christian College scholarships..
- Academic scholarships, grants, and participation awards are for tuition only. Excess funding may not be carried over to the next academic year.
- GPA requirements for scholarships, grants, and participation awards may vary. Please refer to the Dallas Christian College Catalog for those specific minimum requirements.
- Students must be enrolled in at least 9 credit hours per semester.
- Grants and participation awards may be added to academic scholarships as long as they do not exceed tuition costs for each semester.
- First-time students and transfer students with less than 12 hours of transferable college credit will be assessed for academic scholarships by their high school GPA. Transfer students with 12 or more transferable credit hours will be assessed for academic scholarships by their cumulative college GPA.
The DCC Academic Scholarship is awarded to incoming students who demonstrate strong academic performance. Award amounts are determined based on FAFSA completion, EFC, and GPA requirements.
|3.8 – 3.99||$7,000||$5,000|
|3.5 – 3.79||$6,000||$4,000|
|3.0 – 3.49||$5,000||$3,000|
|2.5 – 2.99||$4,000||$2,000|
|3.8 – 3.99||$6,000||$4,000|
|3.5 – 3.79||$5,000||$3,000|
|3.0 – 3.49||$4,000||$2,500|
|2.5 – 2.99||$3,000||$1,500|
Recipients must maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA and remain in good standing with the College, in addition to any other requirements to maintain scholarships as set forth in the Catalog. Award amounts are based on full-time enrollment, part-time (9-11hrs) students are awarded at 50% of the full-time rate.
Church Matching Scholarship
Church Matching – Amount $1,500 for each year participated/ $6,000 max, Dallas Christian College will match up to $1,500 per year for any scholarship that a student receives from a church that is applied to their student bill.
DCC Honors Scholarship
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DCC D-1 Athletic Scholarship
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Developing Christian Influence Scholarship
Amount: up to $2,000 annual award. The Developing Christian Influence Scholarship is awarded to students who have demonstrated a commitment to their Christian faith. Criteria may include:
- Application essays
- Church ministry involvment
- Leadership activities
- Mission trip involvement
- Community service
- Service with entities such as Human Trafficking, Salvation Army, Habitat for Humanity, etc
Award amount is determined by the Admissions Committee based on application materials.
International Student Scholarship
The Dallas Christian College International scholarship is available to all full-time traditional students that are ineligible for Title IV financial aid based on citizenship or residency. Eligible on-campus students will be awarded an $8,000 annual scholarship ($5,000 for those living off-campus). Total institutional scholarships awarded to international students cannot exceed the designated tuition scholarship award amount.
Minister/Missionary Dependent Scholarship
Minister/Missionary Dependent – Amount: $1,500 per year/ $6,000 max, Students who are dependent children of a vocational minister or missionary will receive this scholarship for four years. Applicants must provide proof of minister/missionary employment on church/agency stationary, signed by an elder or administrator of the church and/or agency.
Pastor-Referred Ministry Student Award
Pastor-Referred Ministry Student Award – Amount: $10,000 annual/$40,000 max – all inclusive award. Students entering Bible and Ministry degree programs who have been identified by a pastor in their home church. One award per church, per year. Must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress each year to continue receiving award.
The President’s Scholarship is awarded to incoming students who demonstrate academic excellence. Award amounts are determined based on FAFSA completion and GPA.
Requirements for the President’s Scholarship is 4.0 cumulative GPA = $8,000 On Campus, = $5,500 Off Campus
Recipients must maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA and remain in good standing with the College. A limited number of President’s Scholarships are available each year. Award amounts are based on full-time enrollment, part-time (9-11hrs) students are awarded at 50% of the full-time rate.
ENDOWED AND NAMED SCHOLARSHIPS
Chapel Hills Christian Church Scholarship
Christian Ministry Scholarship
Marilyn Foggin Scholarship
Kory Ford Memorial Scholarship
William O. Gaslin Scholarship
Henry Halff Scholarship
Les Hoyt Scholarship
Dennis James Morgan Scholarship
Daniel L. Pinney Scholarship
Myron and Eleanor Reichardt Memorial Scholarship
Edward Schorstein Scholarship
Bob and Carol Smith Memorial Scholarship
Roy Wheeler Scholarship
Wallace and Marjory Worley Scholarship
SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH ENGINES
Students in search of financial aid to pay for college may find some of the links here useful. This information is provided for informational purposes only. Inclusion does not constitute endorsement. Neither the Office of Student Financial Services nor Dallas Christian College can guarantee the accuracy or the timeliness of information found at any of the links above. It is critical that students verify information, particularly where deadlines are concerned.
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