What Students Are Saying

“I am so grateful to have received a Dollars for Scholars Scholarship! It has helped take off some of the financial burden of furthering my education and I am very thankful for that.”

– Parker Howard
2013 Urbandale Dollars for Scholars
Scholarship recipient


“The Urbandale Dollars for Scholars program is truly a neighbors helping neighbors type of program, and that is why it is an honor to be one of the scholarship recipients. So many Urbandale residents support the program and help in selecting the scholarship recipients. Being selected for a scholarship meant a great deal to me because it was a sign of support from my community. It is a message from the members of the community that they are behind you, that they are pulling for you and wishing you the best.”

– Adam Kaduce
2005 Urbandale Dollars for Scholars
and National Dollars for Scholars
Scholarship recipient


“When I found out that I received a Dollars for Scholars scholarship, I was so grateful! Dollars for Scholars made my transition into college much easier by helping me focus on what was important in college: the academics, not the harsh fees.”

– Myles C. Davis
2013 Urbandale Dollars for Scholars
Scholarship recipient


“I feel so blessed to have received this Dollars for Scholars Scholarship. Because of this scholarship, I have not had to worry so much about the financial aspect of college. As a result, I have been able to focus more on continuing my education.”

– Krista Yourstone
2013 Urbandale Dollars for Scholars
Scholarship recipient