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Common Cents Scholarship


The Common Cents Scholarship provides up to two $3,000 scholarships to students who have participated in the Dallas ISD Common Cents philanthropy program. Scholarships may be used for tuition, books, and fees for any field of student at an accredited 2-year or 4-year college, university, trade, or vocational school in the U.S.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Eligible applicants must be current Juniors or Seniors at a Dallas ISD High School
  • Must have participated in the Common Cents program in the year in which they are applying for the scholarship
Selection Criteria
May include but are not limited to scholastic achievement, community participation, and leadership skills. Financial need is not a strong selection factor for this scholarship.


Award: up to two awards of up to $3,000 each

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December 29, 2021