What is Delta Dollars for Scholars?
- Delta Dollars for Scholars is a local scholarship foundation.
- Its Board of Directors consists of all volunteers.
- Its purpose is to expand access to educational opportunities by using
the community in supporting the students.
Who may apply for a scholarship?
- Dollars for Scholars believes any sincere and determined person should
have the opportunity to continue his or her education. Scholarships can be
2-year, 4-year, or vocational and technical colleges.
How are funds for local awards provided?
- Through a variety of fundraising activities
- Also from local businesses, service organizations, and individuals who
desire to sponsor scholarships in their name.
For those wishing to establish endowed scholarships, Delta Dollars for Scholars
may be named as a beneficiary in wills and insurance policies or receive gifts
Front: C. Prince, S. Fox, H. Barnard, S.
Helfrich, T. Christman
Back: J. May, J. Brown, V. Reade, T.
Johns, J. Horst, K. Irving-Marino, K. Bullock
information on Delta Dollars for Scholars or to donate click
Delta High School Football Field
Bring your team to the DHS turf field and show the world who is boss of
the flag football realm. Be ready to showcase your talent for the right
to be called champion of the Delta Eagle Bowl!!
All Middle school , High school & Adults students (teams will be
separated into separate divisions). Teams consist of seven players.
$20/participant (includes t-shirt)
if registered by August 24th .
Late registration will be
accepted, but cost goes up to $25.
Saturday, September 7th, 2013
Delta High School field, registration begins at 10:30 a.m.
All proceeds from this event are used to fund scholarships for Delta
High School students. Thank you for supporting this event. Concessions
will be available, so make it a day of food and fun for the family!!
Middle school students may register with Mr. Johns, and high school
students may register with Mr. Conley.
Adult teams please register by phone with Mr. Johns at 747-0869.
Would you like to get rid of
your paper recycling and help Delta Dollars for Scholars? You can
bring all paper recycling products to Delta Middle School to place in our dumpster. So clean out all of your old boxes,
magazines and newspapers and bring them to Delta Middle School to
recycle and help make money for scholarships for Delta students.
Why is it Important?
- Because costs for higher education are
- They can make a strong, collective
statement about the importance of education beyond high school.
How are local scholarships
- By completing a common application form,
students become eligible for several local awards.
- Applications are scored anonymously by
trained volunteers serving on an Awards Committee.
Anyone in the community can help Delta Dollars
for Scholars in two ways:
Make a contribution.
We encourage you to give as generously as you can, but be assured that any and
all gifts are appreciated.
Share your time, your
skills and your ideas. We invite your help with any of our
fund-raising events throughout the year.
Together, through Delta Dollars for Scholars,
we have an opportunity to invest in our greatest resource, our youth. Together
we really can make a difference.