Students receive emergency funds to help rebuild their lives

@BrittClaramunt Several dozen Del Mar students have been awarded aid from the Harvey Student Assistance Fund from the Del Mar Foundation to rebuild after the Category 4 storm. So far, 61 students have been awarded grants from the fund for a total of $25,650. A large donation was giving to the Foundation by the Coastal Bend Community Foundation through the estate of Olga Doan. According to Mary McQueen, executive director of Development, the Foundation office processes about 15 to 20 applications per week. “If you are a current Del Mar College student trying to rebuild your life and need…

Scholarship deadline extended

The deadline to apply for Del Mar College Foundation Scholarships for the 2012-2013 Academic Year has been extended to April 30. For more information you can visit here. You can also visit room 131 at the Center for Economic Development in the Del Mar College Annex at 3209 S. Staples to apply. The office is available Monday through Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For more information call (361)698-1317 or send an email to