The 2024 SDFS Application is now closed.
Thank you to all who applied.


Please read all instructions carefully. 
Failure to complete your application accurately may prevent review of your application. 
For application questions, click on 'Support' to access the Scholarship America support desk.
Please contact us for any additional questions.



To start your application: 

  • If you are a first-time applicant, start by creating an account, then complete your profile. 
  • If you are a returning applicant, please login and update your profile. 
  • Note: parents must complete their own profile page to enter the required financial information.


Helpful tips:

  • Financial information must be submitted to qualify. Failure to submit this information will prevent your eligibility to the full funds available. All financial information remains confidential to Scholarship America and is not accessible by Sherborn Dollars for Scholars board members. Board members are only notified if an application has a financial need to consider with an application. For any questions about FASFA please visit this site
  • Use a permanent email address when registering so that we can stay in contact with you. Do not use your Dover-Sherborn or college email address.
  • Essays are required for all new applications. Give special consideration to your essay. Use it to tell us more about you and your accomplishments beyond grades.


Tips for returning applicants:

  • You are required to submit your transcript in the document section of your profile. An unofficial transcript is acceptable.
  • You must maintain a 2.5 or higher GPA in college to be considered for a scholarship.


To submit your application:  

  • Review to make sure you have entered all required information.
  • Sign your application and click submit.
  • We will review your application in the spring and announce decisions in June.



Good luck!