Scholarship Opportunities

National Scholarships Available

Benjamin Gilman National Scholarship Application Deadline October 4,2016

  • http://www.iie.org/en/Programs/Gilman-Scholarship-Program
  • The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad. This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.

DMACC Scholarships Available for 2017 Spring Semester:

West Campus Scholarship: $1,000 (or two $500) is available to all West campus students interested in the London Study Abroad Program. This scholarship will be given based on merit and financial need. A face-to-face interview with the applicants might be scheduled to identify the best candidate. The recipient of the scholarship will deliver a presentation about his or her stay in London in the Fall 2017 semester.

Ankeny Campus Scholarship: $1,000 (or two $500) scholarships available to all Ankeny campus students interested in the London Study Abroad Program. This scholarship will be given based on merit and financial need. A face-to-face interview with the applicants might be scheduled to identify the best candidate. The recipient of the scholarship will deliver a presentation about his or her stay in London in the Fall 2017 semester.

Carroll Campus Scholarship: $1,000 Available to all Carroll campus students interested in the London Study Abroad Program. This scholarship will be given based on merit and financial need. A face-to-face interview with the applicants might be scheduled to identify the best candidate. The recipient of the scholarship will deliver a presentation about his or her stay in London in the Fall 2017 semester.

Urban Campus Scholarship: $1,000 Available to all Urban students interested in London Study Abroad. The scholarship is given based on merit and financial situation. The final decision is made following a face-to-face interview with an applicant. The recipient of the scholarship will deliver a presentation about his or her stay in London in the Fall 2017 semester.

Newton Campus Scholarship: $1500 Available to all Newton campus students interested in London Study Abroad. The scholarship is given based on merit and financial situation. A face-to-face interview with the applicants might be scheduled to identify the best candidate. The recipient of the scholarship will deliver a presentation about his or her stay in London in the Fall 2017 semester.

Boone Campus Foundation Scholarship: $1,000 (or two $500) Available to all Boone campus students interested in London Study Abroad. The scholarship is given based on merit and financial situation. A face-to-face interview with the applicants might be scheduled to identify the best candidate. The recipient of the scholarship will deliver a presentation about his or her stay in London in the Fall 2017 semester.

» Campus Scholarship Application

Applications are due November 7, 2016 by 5 p.m. by electronic (preferred) or regular/in-campus mail to:
Maria Cochran—London Study Abroad Coordinator
mecochran@dmacc.edu; (515) 964-6482
DMACC Ankeny Campus; Bldg. 2; Room 5BB
2006 South Ankeny Boulevard
Ankeny, IA 50023

Other Possible Scholarships Opportunities

Below are some links to various scholarships students might find useful:

The site, http://www.college-scholarships.com/, links to 70 no-cost scholarship searches students can use to "match" themselves to scholarships that can be used for undergraduate study, overseas study, internships, and graduate and professional school study.