Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Binnie the Book Bug Endowed Scholarship (Library)
    • Established in 2013 by the Valley Communities Library Association. The VCLA served Anthony, Canutillo and Gadsden Independent School Districts and surrounding areas until it disbanded in 2013 and established the Binnie the Book Bug Scholarship for Library Sciences at DACC. This endowed scholarship may be eligible for matching funds from the earnings of the Jon Wynne Endowment at the Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico (CFSNM).
      • NM resident pursuing a degree in Library Science
  • Liette (Lola) Martinez Graphic Design Memorial Endowed Scholarship
    • Established in 2010 by Gabe and Geraldine Martinez in honor of Liette “Lola” Martinez a student in graphic design at both DACC and NMSU. This scholarship was redesigned in 2016 and established two endowments one at DACC for students in the creative technology program and one was established at NMSU for students in graphic design
      • Must be enrolled full-time (12+ credits)
      • Must have a declared major in the Creative Media Technology program
      • Must be classified as a sophomore level student
      • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
      • Must submit a statement of educational and career goals
      • Preference shall be given to a student who does not qualify for federal financial aid according to FAFSA guidelines
      • Must write a letter of thanks to the endowment sponsors
  • Patsy Hernandez Memorial Endowed Scholarship
    • Established in 2005 in honor of Patsy Hernandez for students in the Library Technology program.
      • Resident of Doña Ana County
      • Must be enrolled full-time
      • Must maintain a cGPA of 3.0 or better
  • Susie Howell Memorial Endowment Scholarship
    • Established in 2010 in honor of Susie Howell a teacher for 47 years. She retired from Doña Ana Elementary School. Susie earned a Master’s degree in Education from NMSU. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Kappa Kappa Iota Sorority, and the First Baptist Church. Susie Howell loved children. She was a role model for her grandchildren. three of whom became teachers.
      • Must have a declared major in Education or Early Childhood Education
      • Must maintain a cGPA of 2.5 or better
      • Must be a U.S. citizen