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Austin Community College Foundation
5930 Middle Fiskville Rd.
Austin, Texas 78752-4390
Stephanie Dempsey, Executive Director
Benjamin Clough Endowed Scholarship

Purpose:    To assist students enrolled in the ACC Visual Communication program.


Amount:     The number of awards and the dollar amount will be based on the funds available.



  • Minimum 2.5 GPA overall. 
  • Financial need (as determined by the ACC Financial Aid Office).
  • Declared major in Visual Communication at ACC.
  • Successfully completed one of these introductory courses prior to receiving the scholarship:
    • ARTC 1413 Digital Publishing I
    • ARTC 1305 Basic Graphic Design
    • ARTC 1409 Basic Illustration
    • ARTC 1402 Digital Imaging

Terms of Scholarship:

  • Maintain a 3.0 GPA overall while on scholarship.
  • Scholarship applies to tuition, fees, and books.
  • May only be used toward a degree or certificate in Visual Communication at ACC.
  • Scholarship must be used within one academic year.
  • Re-application necessary each academic year.


To apply, complete the ACC General Scholarship Application online (

Application Deadline:   May 1st of each year


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