A TRANSFORMATIVE INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOCUSED ON DEVELOPING OUR FUTURE LEADERS OF OAK CLIFF.
Through an existing scholarship offered by Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce (the Golden Oaks Scholarship), and enrollment to Dallas College through the Dallas County Promise program, deserving college-bound, high school seniors who currently reside in or attend a school in Oak Cliff can apply to the Oak Cliff Scholars program to receive a semesterly cash incentive throughout each recipient’s undergraduate experience and mentorship from business leaders and peer mentors in the area.
Students receive a cash incentive, access to the business community leadership as well.
Additionally, there are coaching, shadowing, and internship opportunities are made available.
Because of the Dallas County Promise tuition costs for up to three years or the completion of an Associate Degree. Each student is assigned a Success Coach.
Not only that, we expose our students to Oak Cliff history and understanding governmental affairs.