Jordan Dollars for Scholars® is a local chapter of Scholarship America® a national organization. Jordan, Minnesota is located 30 minutes southwest of Minneapolis. Our Dollars for Scholars chapter is a nonprofit foundation that supports academic success in our community. As part of Scholarship America's national network of nearly 1,000 locally based, volunteer-driven Dollars for Scholars chapters, our mission is to mobilize our community on behalf of postsecondary education success for our students.
Dollars for Scholars chapters like ours help hometown students achieve their educational goals by raising scholarship funds, establishing endowments, providing assistance with college readiness and the financial aid process, and distributing scholarships each year.
This website provides resources from our chapter to our volunteers, community and students. You can learn more about our history, goals and volunteers through the "About Us" link, and find out what's new by clicking on "News and Events." Volunteers -- and those who are interested in becoming volunteers -- can click on "Volunteer Login" to get connected.
Finally, if you are a student looking for our Dollars for Scholars chapter scholarships, you're in the right place! Just click "Student and Parent Login" to learn more about submitting your Dollars for Scholars application.
With the generosity of Jordan residents and scholarship contributions made by organizations, businesses, individuals/ families and memorials, we will continue to reach our financial goals for our graduates!
OUR FUNDRAISING EVENTS!
The 5th annual Dollars for Scholars® Phone-a-thon will be held on February 18th and 19th, 2017. Student volunteers make calls to our community. This is money went go directly to the Class of 2017 graduates who apply and qualify for the Jordan Dollars for Scholars® program.
The goal for this year is to raise $7,500!