Scholarship Information

College of the Desert District (DCCD) Foundation offers scholarships for continuing and transferring students. Qualifications for scholarships vary from type of major, GPA, number of units completed, county of residence, transfer goal, etc.

The scholarship application has now opened for the 22/23 award year. The application cycle will run December 7, 2021 through midnight April 15, 2022 PST. 

In order for students to be considered for a Foundation scholarship, he/she must complete the scholarship application and go through the eligibility and selection process. Scholarships are usually awarded to the student(s) who best fit the criteria as established by the donor and or organization providing the scholarship funds.

If you are selected to receive a scholarship, you will be sent an e-mail notification during the summer term through your MyCOD email account which will give you detailed instructions on the steps you will need to complete to finish the acceptance process for your Foundation scholarships. College of the Desert has partnered with BankMobile, to bring students a new method for receiving their scholarship disbursements. Get more information about BankMobile.