Dollars for Scholars Contacts

Affiliating with Dollars for Scholars
Visit the new affiliate information section to find out more about affiliating with Dollars for Scholars in your community.

General Chapter Questions and
ChapterNet Technical Assistance

Including: Dollars for Scholars reporting and compliance, IRS and state compliance questions, Collegiate Partners Program, billing, website and scholarship application support, etc.

Amy Ronnkvist, Senior Manager, Operations
1-800-248-8080, ext. 492

Deb Fichtner, Operations Manager
1-800-248-8080, ext. 490

Cary Albers, Operations Coordinator
1-800-248-8080, ext. 477

24/7 Resources and Documents
ChapterNet and the Chapter Resource Center

For chapter best practices and detailed consultation, contact the Area Director serving your state:

Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington D.C.
Nicole Alexander
Area Director, Southeast Region

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington and Wyoming
Despina Costopoulos
Director of Community Engagement & Partnerships, West Region

Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas and Wisconsin
Don Setterlof
Area Director, Midwest Region

Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont
Lynne Zervas
Area Director, Northeast Region

North Dakota
Laura Fiedler
State Director

The Dream Award

Dream Award Scholarship America’s Dream Award is a renewable scholarship fund targeted toward completion. These annually-increasing awards will be given to students selected from across the nation who are entering their second year of education beyond high school.

2014 Annual Report

In 2014, more than 125,000 students received over $236 million in scholarship support and assistance from Scholarship America – a record-breaking year for the nation's largest provider of private scholarships.


Visit our 2014 annual report to learn more about our successes, our students and our future.

Success By Degrees

Scholarship America's blog, Success By Degrees, covers items of interest to parents, volunteers, educators and anyone interested in the big issues surrounding education, financial aid and postsecondary success. You'll find policy announcements, news releases and more, every week!

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