Scholarship Information

Scholarship Information

April 2017 - Horticulture Club "Growing" Scholarship

The Horticulture Club Scholarship was established to encourage students to enter the field of Horticulture.  Applicants must be entering the Horticulture field (including landscaping and golf course/turf grass management) and have a C gpa.  The deadline to apply is August 3, 2017.  To apply for the Horticulture Club "Growing" Scholarship, please click here.


November 2016 - DACC Foundation Accepting Scholarship Applications

Applications are currently being accepted for scholarships offered by the Danville Area Community College Foundation. Part-time and full-time students who will be attending DACC are eligible. First-time DACC students, recent high school graduates, and current DACC students are encouraged to apply. The DACC Foundation Scholarship Application allows students to complete one application to be considered for all available Foundation scholarships.

The DACC Foundation Scholarship applications are available in the DACC Foundation, Information, Registration, Counseling, and Financial Aid offices. Only one application needs to be completed for the student to be considered for all current scholarships. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

List of available scholarships for 2017-2018 (Scholarship Booklet, PDF format)

For additional information, call the DACC Foundation Office at (217) 443-8843, or
e-mail Those students selected to receive a scholarship will be notified by mail in early April and will be invited to attend the Honors Program at DACC in September.

Instructions for Completing the Application Form

1. Save this application to your computer. Only one application is needed for all DACC Foundation Scholarships.

2017-2018 Application Form (PDF format)
(Requires Adobe Reader; Click Here For Free Download)

2017-2018 Application Form (MS Word format)

2. Use the TAB key to move between fields if completing electronically.

3. Typewritten applications are preferred, but neat, handwritten applications (using a pen) are acceptable.

4. Complete all information as thoroughly as possible. It is very important to declare your intended major -- many scholarships are established for specific areas of study.

5. Print out application and sign.

6. Make sure to include a personal essay, a letter of recommendation and an official copy of your latest transcript. Your application is not complete without these documents! Don't forget to include an official copy of your latest transcript.

7. We must receive your application by:

5:00 P.M. on February 21, 2017

Mail to:

Danville Area Community College Foundation
2000 East Main Street
Danville, IL 61832


Hand deliver to:

Danville Area Community College
Foundation Office
Vermilion Hall, Room 209


Tributes to major donors:

Bobby Short

Bobby Short

Frank Brittingham

Frank Brittingham

Eva and Charles "Chic" Reed

Eva and Charles "Chic" Reed


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