Fortress Diversity Technology Scholarship

The Fortress Solutions Technology Scholarship was established in 2021 by the Kosse Partners I, LLC, dba Fortress Solutions. Recognizing the need for a well-educated diverse tech industry, Fortress Solutions Technology Scholarship provides pathways to remove barriers to under-served students in Technology related programs that prepare students for dynamic futures in today’s ever-changing technological industry.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a Dallas College student during the period of the award.
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Major in Accounting, Business Administration, Computer Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, Logistics/Supply Chain Management, or Manufacturing Technology.
  • The scholarship is open to everyone that meets the criteria; however, preference will be given to women and minority applicants if such preference does not significantly detract from Dallas College’s non-discriminatory policies.
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours for the period of the award
  • Must meet federal guidelines for financial need. Applicants must complete the entire FAFSA process by May 1st.

This scholarship is awarded for the fall and spring semesters however you must reapply each semester.

$825 You must reapply for each semester
Anticipated Total

Anticipated total amount over the full term of this award.


01-Brookhaven Campus, 02-Cedar Valley Campus, 03-Eastfield Campus, 04-El Centro Campus, 05-Mountain View Campus, 06-North Lake Campus, 07-Richland Campus, 08-Dallas College (Any campus location), Accounting, Business Administration, Computer Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, Logistics, Manufacturing Technology, Supply Chain Management
Supplemental Questions
  1. Provide name and email address for a recommendation from a counselor, faculty, or mentor. To ensure your recommendation request is received by Dallas College faculty you MUST use their new email address.