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    Ellen B. DeMar Scholarship

    Offered by The Dallas Foundation

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Jan 31, 2024
    1 award worth

    $1,000 - $2,500

    Grade level

    High School Senior

    Expired deadline:

    April 15, 2023

    Scholarship Overview

    The Ellen B. DeMar Scholarship aims to assist African-American students in Dallas County. Applicants must be African-American students graduating from high schools in Dallas County who are able to demonstrate financial need. If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

    Editor’s Note: As of 2024, the Ellen B. DeMar Scholarship appears to be no longer available. If this is incorrect, please reach out to us at [email protected] and we will update this page accordingly.

    About The Dallas Foundation

    The Dallas Foundation brings together people, ideas, and investments in Greater Dallas so individuals and families can reach their full potential.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    High School Senior

    Minimum GPA

    2.5

    Race/Ethnicity

    Black/African

    Other Category

    Low Income

    State

    Texas

    County

    Dallas County

    Application information

    To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

    Essay

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