Dallas Association For The Blind Scholarship

The Dallas Association For The Blind Scholarship was established in 2011 to provide assistance for students at Dallas College who are blind or visually impaired.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5
  • Must be a Dallas College student
  • Must be registered with the Accessibility Services Office as blind or visually impaired
  • Must have completed a minimum of 6 credit hours at Dallas College prior to the period of the award
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 9 credit hours for the period of the award
  • Must meet federal guidelines for financial needs. Applicants must complete the entire FAFSA process by May 1st.
  • Must answer the supplemental questions below
  • Must include one recommendation from a member of the Accessibility Services office at the Dallas College Campus you are attending.
  • Recipient must maintain the above requirements to receive the spring scholarship. Failure to do so could result in a loss of scholarship benefits.
  • * To qualify for this scholarship you must be enrolled in the required hours by the application deadline.*

$250 per fall & spring semesters
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), 20-General (Any Program of Study or Major)
Supplemental Questions
  1. Describe why you deserve this scholarship, including a statement of financial need. Include short and long-term goals.
  2. Do you have a disability and are you registered with the Disability Services Office at the campus you are attending?