The Scholarship Program at Danville Community College

DCC offers a variety of scholarships for students in many categories for students.  General information on the program and the application timeline follows.

  • Applications for the DCC Educational Foundation Scholarships are available  beginning January 1 and must be received by March 31 yearly.  Applicants must have applied for admission to Danville Community College by the scholarship application deadline. The scholarship committee meets monthly, so applications filed early receive evaluation within the month filed. Late applications will be kept on file in case additional scholarships become available during the academic year.

  • The Online Application for Admission is also available in print form from your high school counseling office or may be obtained from the DCC Admissions office by calling (434) 797-8467.  The application will not be available online during fall semester.

  • Scholarship recipients must be enrolled in a curriculum at DCC. (Call the Counseling Office at 
    434-797-8460 and schedule an appointment.).

  • Scholarship recipients must apply for financial aid prior to submitting the scholarship application. (Call the Financial Aid Office at  434-797-8567 and schedule an appointment.).

  • The grade-point average and credit-hour requirements for each scholarship vary according to the specific guidelines of the individual scholarship.

  • The scholarship must be used in the 2015-2016 academic year and will be disbursed in accordance with the criteria for each individual scholarship.

  • Only one application should be completed to be considered for all scholarships. (All questions must be answered for the applicant to be considered for a scholarship.  Please use complete sentences.) 


Tobacco Financial Assistance Program Online Application Form


...students who are now or were formerly associated with the tobacco industry.


Graduation Scholarship Form


... any student graduating from Danville Community College and planning to transfer to a four-year institution

S.T.E.M.-H Financial Assistance Program Online Application Form


...students who are enrolled in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or Health Science programs.


For more information, contact:

Shannon Hair
Vice President of Institutional Advancement and Development

Executive Director

DCC Educational Foundation

1008 South Main Street,
 Danville, VA 24540
Telephone: (434) 797-8495 or 797-8437
Fax: (434) 797-8587


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