DCF Scholarships Are Investments In Our Community's Future
Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc., (DCF) administers several scholarships.
Through the generosity of donors, the Foundation awards thousands of dollars annually in scholarships for current graduating high school seniors and students already in college.
DCF has a growing number of scholarship funds established by donors to help students in our community pursue educational opportunities after high school. Each scholarship has varied eligibility criteria and application procedures.
IT'S IMPORTANT TO NOTE THAT THE APPLICATION PROCESS FOR MOST SCHOLARSHIPS IS NOW COMPLETED ONLINE. PLEASE FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED AFTER CLICKING ON THE APPLICATION LINK!
How To Apply
Scholarships for High School Seniors
Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship - DEADLINE DECEMBER 8, 2015
The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship is open to all high school seniors who are residents of Dearborn County attending an Indiana high school.
IMPORTANT: High school seniors complete the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship application separately from the other available scholarships. This scholarship also has an earlier deadline date than the other scholarships for high school seniors.
Click Here to Learn More and to Apply for this Scholarship
Other Scholarships for High School Seniors - DEADLINE JANUARY 7, 2016
By selecting your high school from the list below you will arrive at a page describing the various scholarships for which students at that school may apply. On that page are links to a descriptive page for each of those scholarships.
Please click on the
to learn about DCF’s disqualified persons and anti-discrimination
Please begin your application process by selecting your current high school from the list below.
IMPORTANT: Once you complete your first online application (regardless of which one it is), your common application information will be saved and automatically placed in the other scholarship applications you complete. Please fill out each scholarship application completely as some scholarships will require that you submit additional information specific to that particular scholarship.
Scholarships for Current College Students
To apply for any of the following four scholarships, please click on the link below for the program description and follow the Application and Guidelines links on that page. Then complete the online application as instructed.
Paul E. "Truck" Tremain Memorial Scholarship Program (Lawrenceburg High School seniors/graduates only)
To apply for the Tremain Scholarship*, please click on the link below for the program description, applications, Handbook and Service Report Form. Then complete the appropriate forms and return to DCF according to the listed deadline(s).
* Formerly named the City of Lawrenceburg Educational Grant
All questions relating to available scholarship opportunities should be directed to the DCF Program Director at:
Dearborn Community Foundation
322 Walnut Street
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025
(812) 539-4115 phone