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Eugene Newman Picquet

Picquet Military Scholarship

Eugene Newman Picquet considered himself an ordinary naval warrior in the times of WWII. He knew many who gave their lives and believed strongly in helping all who returned home to have a continued purpose to live. His family hopes that those who benefit from this scholarship fund (both active military and their families) find purpose in their college studies that prepare them for a better life.

AMOUNT

up to $100 per semester 

DEADLINE

First Friday in June

BASIC REQUIREMENTS

GPA 2.5
ESSAY One-page typed
COLLEGE Any college of DCCCD


DESCRIPTION

The Picquet Military Scholarship was established in 2000 by DCCCD retiree, Jim Picquet, in honor of a his father. Eugene Newman Picquet considered himself an ordinary naval warrior in the times of World War II. He knew many who gave their lives and believed strongly in helping all who returned home to have a continued purpose to live. His family hopes that those who benefit from this scholarship fund (both active military and their families) find purpose in their college studies that prepare them for a better life.

FULL REQUIREMENTS

Applicant must:

  1. Be a DCCCD student
  2. Be enrolled in a DCCCD distance learning course
  3. Be a military student or spouse who is enrolled in a program of study at a college of DCCCD
  4. Have and maintain a 2.5 GPA
  5. Be enrolled in a minimum of 3 credit hours
  6. Be in good standing with the Financial Aid Office of any of the seven colleges of DCCCD


Submit the following:

  1. Completed DCCCD Foundation scholarship application form
  2. One-page typed essay explaining why higher education is important to a military family.
  3. Official transcript of previous high school and college work. An unofficial transcript may be accepted with the application form, but an official transcript is required within 30 days of application.

Mail completed application packet to:

Dallas Colleges Online
Angela Auzenne
9596 Walnut Street
Dallas, Texas 75243
Fax: 972-669-6699
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


SELECTION PROCESS

Recipients are selected by the Dallas Colleges Online committee.

For more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or 214-378-1531

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