2021-22 Annual College Scholarship Competition 

Celebrating A Mother's Encouragement, DCBF Presents its Annual College Scholarship Competition

Scholarship Winners Announced!

DCBF presents its Annual Scholarship Competition


For (13) years The Darin C. Banks Foundation, (DCBF), has advocated for youth education and empowerment. DCBF has awarded over two dozen college scholarships, mentored hundreds of young people, cultivated relationships with high schools, universities, other non-profits and corporations across the United States. 

We believe in today's youth and tomorrow's leaders.

"DCBF's values and goals mirror my own. I hope I can help contribute to Mr. Banks' legacy." - 

2020-21 DCBF Scholarship Semi-Finalist

“I marvel at the resilience of the students. During such an unprecedented and challenging time, these students have shown tremendous tenacity and enthusiasm. Our future is in great hands.” 

DCBF Founder Michelle Banks

What our volunteers are saying

I am beyond impressed with the students this year. Each applicant is a leader in their own right. They are academically sound and they understand the importance of giving back to the community.  

Gwendolyn T.  -  DCBF Volunteer