New requirement for 2023-2024
Have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) at or below $20,000. The EFC is determined by the information you submitted on your FAFSA.
Covers Tuition for Many High-Demand Career & Technical Areas
The Iowa Last-Dollar Scholarship covers any tuition gaps not covered by other federal and state grants/scholarships for eligible Iowa residents enrolled in targeted, high-demand career and technical programs at DMACC. This first-of-its-kind financial assistance program offers an affordable pathway into many exciting and growing careers. Iowa employers are hiring graduates with these skills.
To be eligible for this program you must meet the qualifications below AND file your FAFSA as soon as possible. Make sure to include DMACC's School Code 004589.
July 15, 2023 is the FAFSA priority deadline for the 2023-2024 academic year. If funding is not sufficient to award all eligible students, Iowa College Aid will prioritize students based on returning Last-Dollar Scholarship students and then by FAFSA application receipt date.
If you qualify, you will be notified by the DMACC Financial Aid Office via a Financial Aid Offer sent to your DMACC email address.
Who is Eligible?
Two groups qualify for Iowa Last-Dollar Scholarships: