Foundation Scholarships

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Abbott Endowment

Designation Code: ABBOTE
Campus/Center: Boone
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Liberal Arts
Award Amount: $2,000
Additional Criteria: ​Student must have plans to transfer to a four year university for a degree in higher education.

Abegglen Scholarship

Designation Code: ABEGSC
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Area of Study: Accounting & Bookkeeping Diploma
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Award Amount: $500
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Books and Fees

Jagdeesh Adhav Memorial Scholarship

Designation Code: ADHAV
Campus/Center: Urban
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: English as a Second Language
Scholarship Use: Tuition

Agribusiness Scholarship

Designation Code: AGBUS
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Agribusiness
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $750
Scholarship Use: Tuition

Lester & Connie Allen Memorial Endowment

Designation Code: ALLEN
Campus/Center: All
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Min. Credits Enrolled: 6
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring; Summer
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Fees

Mel Allen Endowment

Designation Code: ALLENM
Campus/Center: Urban
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: $1,000
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Fees, Supplies and Books
Additional Criteria: ​A high school graduate, earned a GED or a previously enrolled student at DMACC in good academic standing.

Alumni Association Scholarship

Designation Code: ALUMSC
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 3.0
Area of Study: Any
Award Semester/Term: Spring
Award Amount: Varies
Scholarship Use: Tuition

American Legion of Iowa Foundation

Designation Code: LEGION
Campus/Center: All
Award Semester/Term: Spring
Award Amount: $500
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books
Additional Criteria: ​Must be a veteran or a dependent of a veteran. 

Marge Anderson Scholarship

Designation Code: MARGSC
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Culinary
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Scholarship Use: Tuition
Additional Criteria: ​Minimum credit hours include the International Cuisine Lab and Lecture courses.

Ankeny Campus Scholarship

Designation Code: GENERA
Campus/Center: Ankeny
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: Any
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Award Amount: Varies
Scholarship Use: Tuition

Janet L. Ashby Endowment

Designation Code: ASHBY
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Nursing, Surgery Technology
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $500
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books

The Associated General Contractors of Iowa Foundation Scholarship

Designation Code: AGCSH
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: Civil Engineering Technology, Diesel Technology, Welding (Certificate or diploma)
Award Semester/Term: Spring
Award Amount: $500
Scholarship Use: Tuition
Additional Criteria: ​Preference given to student with financial need.

Athletic Scholarship

Designation Code: ATHLET
Campus/Center: Boone
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Any
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books
Additional Criteria: Participating in athletics at the Boone campus.

Automotive Scholarship

Designation Code: AUTOMO
Campus/Center: All
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Auto Mechanics Technology

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Ballard Heating & Cooling Scholarship

Designation Code: BALLSC
Campus/Center: All
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Heating, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology Program (HVAC)
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Award Amount: $500
Number of Awards: 1
Scholarship Use: Tuition, books and supplies
Additional Criteria: Preference given to a student in the Ballard School District or to support the growth and skills development of students from small Iowa towns.  Preference also given to student who wants to start their own business as described in student scholarship essay.

Vivian B. Barrent Nursing Scholarship

Designation Code: BARRSC
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 3.0
Area of Study: Nursing
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Award Amount: $500 per semester; $1,000 for the year
Number of Awards: Two
Scholarship Use: Tuition
Additional Criteria: For second-year nursing students.​

Curtis Becker Endowment

Designation Code: BECKER
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: Graphic Design

Charlie Becker Memorial Hospitality Careers Scholarship

Designation Code: BECKSC
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Area of Study: Hospitality
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $500

F. Willian Beckwith Scholarship

Designation Code: FWBECK
Campus/Center: Boone
Area of Study: Pre-Engineering, Medical Assistant Diploma, Science or Math
Scholarship Use: Tuition

Ralph and Dorothy Beckwith Endowed Scholarship

Designation Code: BECKRD
Campus/Center: Boone
Enrollment Status: Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring; Summer
Scholarship Use: Tuition

Mary Ellen Beckwith Endowment

Designation Code: BECKWI
Campus/Center: Boone
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, Books and Fees
Additional Criteria: ​Attended Boone High School

Richard D. Beckwith Endowment

Designation Code: BECKRI
Campus/Center: Boone
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

Harold K. Belken Memorial Scholarship

Designation Code: BELKEN
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Award Semester/Term: Spring
Award Amount: $250
Scholarship Use: Books

Devere Bendixen Endowment

Designation Code: BENDEN
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
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring; Summer
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Books and Fees

Bennett Family Scholarship

Designation Code: BENNET
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 3.0
Area of Study: CNC Operator, Computer Aided Design, Industrial Electro-Mechanical Technology, Tool & Die, Machinist Technology, Architectural Technologies, Advanced Manufacturing Technology, or Architectural Millwork
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Award Amount: $1,500
Number of Awards: 6
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books
Additional Criteria: ​One scholarship is designated for a student from Jasper County in any area of study

Fred J. Bennett Jr. Memorial Endowment

Designation Code: FBENNE
Campus/Center: Boone
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: Vocational Program
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $400
Scholarship Use: Tuition

Biotechnology Scholarship

Designation Code: BIOTEC
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 3.5
Area of Study: Biotechnology
Award Semester/Term: Summer
Award Amount: $300
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Fees

Valree Mae Blewett-Dickson Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Designation Code: DICKEN
Campus/Center: Boone
Enrollment Status: Full-time (12 credits or more)
Area of Study: Nursing
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $500
Number of Awards: 1

Bock Family Foundation Scholarship

Designation Code: BOCKSC
Campus/Center: Perry VanKirk Center
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
Scholarship Use: Tuition

Hector Boiardi Endowment

Designation Code: BOIARD
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
Area of Study: Culinary Arts
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Fees

Boone Directors Endowed Scholarship

Designation Code: SCHOLA
Campus/Center: Boone
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Any
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books
Additional Criteria: ​Participation in athletics at the Boone campus.

Boone Campus Scholarship

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

Boone High School Class of 1969 Scholarship

Designation Code: BNHS69
Campus/Center: Boone
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Scholarship Use: Tuition
Additional Criteria: ​Preference given to student connected to Class of 1969.  Scholarship is non-renewable for next year. 

Boone Lions Club Scholarship

Designation Code: LIONS
Campus/Center: Boone
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Additional Criteria: ​Resident of Boone County who has attended Boone High School

Boone Nursing Scholarship

Designation Code: NURSB
Campus/Center: Boone
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Nursing
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Books and Fees

Boone Restricted Scholarship

Designation Code: BNREST
Campus/Center: Boone
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, Books and Fees

Alvin E. Borchers Memorial Endowment

Designation Code: BORCHE
Campus/Center: Newton
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: Accounting, Accounting Information Systems, Accounting Specialist, Accounting Paraprofessional, Accounting and Bookkeeping
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Additional Criteria: Student enrolled in Math and Business courses and is a resident of Jasper County.

Joseph Borgen Endowment

Designation Code: BORGEN
Campus/Center: All
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 3.0
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books

Rob Borsellino Memorial Journalism Scholarship

Designation Code: BORSE
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: Journalism
Award Semester/Term: Spring
Award Amount: $1,000
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Books and Fees
Additional Criteria: ​Student must have an interest in social change and evidence of courage to overcome adversity. Student required to submit samples of their written work and describe in their essay how they meet the criteria. Consideration given to students who write for DMACC student newspaper.

Carolyn (Doud) Boss Scholarship

Designation Code: CABOSS
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: STEM related career path
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Award Amount: $500
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Books, Fees
Additional Criteria: ​Preference: Academic Merit

Milton and Joanne Brown Edowed Scholarship

Designation Code: BROWN
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Area of Study: Any
Scholarship Use: Tuition

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Heather R. Campbell Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Designation Code: CAMEND
Campus/Center: Ankeny
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Area of Study: Pre-Nursing, Nursing Associate Degree AAS, CNA, LPN, RN
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books

Carroll Campus Scholarship

Designation Code: GENERC
Campus/Center: Carroll
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Scholarship Use: Tuition and Books

Carroll Nursing Scholarship

Designation Code: NURSC
Campus/Center: All
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Nursing
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $300
Scholarship Use: Tuition

Lenore Kathryn Carter Memorial Endowment

Designation Code: CARTER
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Award Amount: $750
Additional Criteria: ​Urban, West Des Moines, and Ankeny Campus only. Females who are head of Household. Preference given to women with children. 

Wesley S. Chapman Scholarship

Designation Code: CHAPMN
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
Additional Criteria: ​Male, of African or Black Ethnicity. 

Rick and Joyce Chapman Scholarship

Designation Code: CHAPSC
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits)
Area of Study: Any
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Scholarship Use: Tuition
Additional Criteria: Preference for a female nontraditional student.  The scholarship is renewable if the student is in good standing.

Cars & Coffee Des Moines Scholarship

Designation Code: COFFSC
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: Auto Mechanics Technology AAS & Diploma
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $1000
Scholarship Use: Tuition & Books

College Endowment

Designation Code: COLEND
Campus/Center: All
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Additional Criteria: ​​

James and Freda Collison Nursing Scholarship

Designation Code: FREDA
Campus/Center: Carroll
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Nursing
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $300

Lois Coon and Roberta Smith Endowment

Designation Code: COONEN
Campus/Center: All
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.0
Area of Study: Early Childhood Education Programs, Pre-Education, Early Childhood Education Certificate, Early Childhood Education Diploma, Early Childhood Education Associate AS, Education BA-2+2 with UNI.
Award Semester/Term: Fall; Spring
Award Amount: $500
Additional Criteria: ​Ankeny, Urban, or West Des Moines Campus. Preference is given to students with the goal of obtaining a four year (BA/BS) in early elementary education. Preferred Criteria: Student with financial need. 

Joy Corning Consortium Scholarship

Designation Code: CONSWE
Campus/Center: All
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Enrollment Status: Part-time (less than 12 credits); Full-time (12 credits or more)
Min. Cumulative GPA: 3.0
Award Semester/Term: Fall
Award Amount: $750
Number of Awards: 2
Scholarship Use: Tuition, Books and Fees
Additional Criteria: ​Urban, West, or Ankeny Campus. Recipient is required to meet with a donor and must be female and 25 years of age or older.

L. Courter Memorial Endowment

Designation Code: COURTE
Campus/Center: Boone
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 Books
Additional Criteria: ​Attended Boone High School. Awards made to one male and one female student.

Harold Cunningham Memorial Endowment

Designation Code: CUNNIN
Campus/Center: Boone
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: Physics, Science
Scholarship Use: Tuition