Scholarships are a great option for students who need extra financial aid or who are not given aid through their FAFSA application. Many scholarships are available for all students based on academics or other personal achievements or experiences.

Apply for scholarships

Learn about the process for applying for a DVC scholarship.

External scholarships

There are many scholarships available outside of DVC. Learn how to find and apply for them.

Scholarship workshops

Need extra help applying for financial aid? Come to one of our workshops or info sessions.

Donate to a scholarship

The DVC Foundation accepts contributions from generous donors year-round.

Scholarship tips

Make sure to review our tips for finding and applying for scholarships.

Contact Scholarship Office


Telephone: 925-969-2094


Fax: 925-691-1132 

Office location: SSC building, first floor Pleasant Hill campus map


Office hours
Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday: Closed

Drop-in hours (photo ID required)
Monday: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Tuesday: 1 - 4 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Friday: Closed 


Telephone: 925-969-2094


Fax: 925-691-1132 

Office location

West building, Admissions and Records, San Ramon campus map 

Drop-in hours (photo ID required)

Wednesday: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.