Erick Trujillo Study Abroad and Field Study Scholarship
The Erick Trujillo Study Abroad and Field Study Scholarship was set up in 2017 by Erick’s husband, Russell Simmons, in memory of Erick and Erick’s love of life, travel, music, art, and adventure. Erick was a student at both the DCCCD and the University of Texas at Arlington, where he was a marketing major.
Must be enrolled in a study abroad or field study opportunity
- Must be a Dallas College student
- Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA in good academic standing
- Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours for the period of the award
- Must have completed at least 12 credit hours at Dallas College
- Must meet federal guidelines for financial needs. Applicants must complete the entire FAFSA process by May 1st.
- Recipient must attend a luncheon with the donor to share the study abroad/field study experience.