DECA Scholarship – Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) is pleased to provide over $300,000 in scholarships to high school and college DECA members at the International Career Development Conference (ICDC) each year.
Many corporate partners of DECA provide scholarships through the DECA scholarship program. DECA Inc. administers the program based on guidelines set by the donor. DECA scholarships are strictly merit-based. DECA partners with the following corporations: Don DeBolt, Journeys, Marriott International, NAPA Auto Parts, the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS), Otis Spunkmeyer, Publix, and Walgreens.
DECA Inc. is committed to creating and maintaining a healthy and respectful environment for all of our emerging leaders and entrepreneurs. Our philosophy is to ensure all members, regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or socio-economic status are treated equally and respectfully. Any behaviour in the form of discrimination, harassment or bullying will not be tolerated. It is the responsibility of all members to uphold and contribute to this climate.
To Become a DECA Member
Ask your school counsellor if your school has a DECA chapter and register through the chapter advisor. For Collegiate DECA members that do not have a chapter, you may apply as an individual member.
- Work history
- Endorsement from the DECA Advisor, a second school official, the local supervisor of the students
- DECA involvement
- Scholastic achievement
- All applicants must be current DECA members at the national level.
How to Apply
If this is your first time applying for scholarships this year, you are required to create a username and password by clicking the “New Login” button
- Users that created a username and password in previous years still need to create a new account for the 2020-21 school year. Past profiles are not kept.
- If you have created a username and password for this current year, click the “Existing Login” button and access the portal using your information. Already created a username and password for this year but forgot it? Just ask DECA staff and we will email it to you. (https://www.deca.org/)
All applications must be submitted by January 15, 2021.
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