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Dallas Area Gerontological Society

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Dallas Area Gerontological Society, Inc., a 501(c)3 organization, offers a scholarship to an individual preparing for a career in gerontology or to an individual currently working in the aging field, but wishing to increase his or her current skills through a degree or certificate program.

The Dallas Area Gerontological Society was founded with the expressed intent to educate the community at large about Gerontology, advocate for elderly persons, and promote improved services for elderly persons. DAGS will be offering Scholarships for full-time or part-time students for the 2017-18 academic year. The Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to those preparing for a career in Gerontology or those currently working in an aging field who wish to increase their skills through either a degree or certificate program.

Eligibility for Scholarship:

  • Individuals who live in the Greater Dallas area
  • Who are seeking careers in Gerontology including Social Work, Counseling, Nursing or Administration or who currently are working in the field of aging
  • Must be enrolled in or accepted by a college or program before funds will be released.


To Apply:
Option One - Download theScholarship Application, complete the application in its entirety
                          and submit by  email to: or by mail to:  1400 Moccassin Trail, Suite 6, Lewisville, TX 75077

Option Two - Apply Online Using the Form Below. For further instructions please download this **Scholarship Application in addition to filling out the online form.