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Richard McCrary International

Study-Abroad Endowed Scholarship

 

AMOUNT

Varies

 

DEADLINE

First Friday in March

Selections for this scholarship will be made Spring 2014.


BASIC REQUIREMENTS

GPA 2.5

ESSAY One page, typed

LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION Two

PREREQUISITE Completed a minimum of 12 credit hours at a DCCCD college, have been accepted into a DCCCD sponsored study-abroad experience for academic credit

COLLEGE Any college of DCCCD

 



DESCRIPTION

The Richard McCrary International Study-Abroad Endowed Scholarship was established in 1999 as a tribute to the late Richard McCrary, long-time DCCCD administrator, to provide financial assistance for DCCCD students enrolling in a DCCCD sponsored international travel opportunity.

FULL REQUIREMENTS

Applicant must:

  1. Be a DCCCD student
  2. Have completed a minimum of 12 credit hours at a DCCCD college
  3. Have been accepted into a DCCCD sponsored study-abroad program for academic credit 
  4. Have a minimum 2.5 GPA


Submit the following to the DCCCD Foundation:

  1. Completed DCCCD Foundation scholarship application form
  2. Official college transcript
  3. One-page typed essay that includes current school experience, future goals, reason for needing this scholarship and reason for participating in this travel/study-abroad opportunity
  4. Two letters of recommendation - one from a DCCCD staff or faculty member and one character or community involvement reference

 

Submit the completed application packet to:

DCCCD Foundation
Scholarship Manager
1601 South Lamar St.
Dallas, TX 75215-1816


SELECTION PROCESS

The Financial Aid Office at each college will receive and forward applications to the DCCCD Foundation. Applicants submit completed scholarship packets to the Manager, Foundation Scholarships. The Foundation will screen all applications and present them to Guy Gooding for final selection.

 

NUMBER OF AWARDS PER ACADEMIC YEAR

Varies

For more information contact foundation@dcccd.edu or 214-378-1531

 

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