Dawson Community College (DCC) is excited to offer various scholarships through “The Buccaneer Excellence Program” for students who will attend DCC.
Step 1: Complete an application for admission at DCC and please let us know what your HS GPA is.
Step 2: Complete your FAFSA
DCC FAFSA Code is 002529
Step 3: Fill out the Scholarship Application
Excellence Scholarship ($250-$1,500)
For Montana high school senior students in recognition of their academic excellence.
Presidential Scholarship (up to $2,000)
For Montana high school senior students in recognition of their participation in school clubs and activities in conjunction with their GPA, or status as high school salutatorian or valedictorian. Must also submit:
Non-Traditional Student Scholarship ($500)
For Montana residents looking to continue their education taking six or more credits who fit one of the following criteria:
Online Student Scholarship ($250-500)
For Montana residents who will be attending online full-time.
Fresh Start Scholarship (up to $1,000)
For students who earned at least a 2.0 GPA in high school or at a previous college or took a break from their education and want to succeed at DCC are eligible for this scholarship. Up to $1,000 will be awarded for the Fresh Start Scholarship to help students start a new chapter at DCC. To keep the scholarship, students must maintain at least a 2.0 GPA and be enrolled and active in at least one student club or organization.
Dual Enrollment Scholarship (up to $500)
For Montana high school seniors who took dual enrollment classes through DCC during their high school career.
Student Ambassador Scholarship ($500)
Students have the chance to gain valuable work experience within the Enrollment Management team giving tours to prospective students and helping with events on campus.
Refer-a-Buc ($250 up to tuition cost)
Current DCC students and student-applicants can earn $250 towards their tuition cost - up to the full tuition cost - for each student they refer to DCC, and the referred student can also earn $250 towards their tuition cost.
Amounts awarded are at the discretion of the Buccaneer Excellence Program scholarship review committee. Limited funds available.
If you have any questions, please contact Director of Enrollment Management – Suela Cela at 406.377.9403.