National DECA Scholarship Opportunities

DECA’s Scholarship Program provides more than $300,000 in scholarships at the International Career Development Conference each year. Many corporate partners provide scholarships through the DECA Scholarship Program. DECA Inc. administers the program based on guidelines set by each donor. DECA scholarships are strictly merit-based.

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Scholarship FAQ

Emerging Leaders Honor Award

Scholarship Information

DECA Scholarships Application

Babson DECA Scholarship

Advisor Scholarships & Recognition

CareerTech M.J. DeBenning Scholarship

The purpose of the M.J. Debenning Scholarship is to encourage continued involvement in DECA and/or marketing education by providing financial assistance to current members of DECA for participation in the International Career Development Conference or a higher education scholarship. Scholarships will be awarded based on need, DECA involvement, and advisor recommendation. The number of scholarships awarded each year will be determined by the availability of funds.

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation (CTE)

These scholarships are for children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen pursuing a post-secondary education at any accredited school—whether that be a career training, trade school, community college, or four-year university. We are a financial need scholarship and we award scholarships to every eligible applicant. Since 1962, the Scholarship Foundation has provided nearly 40,000 need-based scholarships, valued at nearly $120,000,000.

This scholarship application is open year-round for students pursuing career and technical education programs less than 12 months in length. Students can apply at  For programs longer than 12 months, our application is open from January 1 to March 1 each year.

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