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Scholarships in Nevada

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  • 2021 GIAR Grandmother’s First-Generation Scholarship
    The scholarship is for undergraduate or graduate college education of first-generation young women of Portuguese, Mexican, Central American or South American ancestry, under the age of 25.
  • Academy of Hospitality and Tourism Advisory Board Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to all graduating seniors from Valley High School’s Academy of Hospitality and Tourism in Clark County, Nevada who are graduating with a 2.5 or above GPA and are planning to attend a Southern Nevada college or university as a full-time student.
  • Achieving Your Dreams Through Education - Legacy Foundation© (Women's Chamber of Commerce) Scholarship
    This scholarship will be awarded to female college-bound seniors in Clark County, Nevada, with a 3.0 or higher GPA planning to attend college full time in Nevada.
  • Alganesh Memorial Scholarship for Eritrean & Ethiopian Youth
    This scholarship will be awarded to Ethiopian or Eritrean college bound seniors planning to attend college in Nevada.
  • Alvin and Edna Perkiss Certification-Associate's Degree Scholarship
    This scholarship is for college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, with a 2.99 or lower GPA who are interested in attending a post secondary institution in Nevada to obtain a program certification or an Associate’s Degree .
  • Alvin and Edna Perkiss College Scholarship
    This scholarship is for college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada with a 2.99 or lower GPA who are interested in attending a college/university in Nevada.
  • Arbor View High School Principal's Scholarship - Pat Hayden Memorial
    This scholarship will be awarded to Arbor View High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors with a 3.2 GPA or higher who plan to attend an accredited college or university in Nevada
  • A Seat at Our Table Scholarship
    This scholarship will be awarded to college-bound CCSD Nevada seniors planning to attend a Nevada college.
  • Assistance League® of Las Vegas Scholarship - 4 Year Degree
    This scholarship is open to college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, with a 3.0 GPA or higher and planning to attend an accredited four-year college in Nevada.
  • Assistance League® of Las Vegas Scholarship - AA Degree
    This scholarship will be awarded to college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada with a 2.0 GPA or higher and planning to attend an accredited two-year college in Nevada for the sole purpose of receiving an AA Degree.
  • Assistance League® of Las Vegas - Scholarship for Former Recipients
    This scholarship will be awarded to former recipients of Assistance League of Las Vegas’ scholarships planning to attend accredited Nevada schools.
  • Betty L. Shults Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to current or former Girl Scouts from GSSNV that are a senior with a 2.5 or higher GPA planning to attend an accredited college or university. Student may be a senior at a Southern Nevada charter, private, or CCSD Nevada high school and must have earned their Gold or Silver Award from GSSNV council. Preference will be given to students that will be attending a Nevada college or university.
  • Bonnie Fang Foundation Nursing Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to full-time nursing students enrolled in a state-approved associate or baccalaureate degree nursing program in the states of California and Nevada.
  • Boston Family Scholarship
    The Boston Family Scholarship aims to provide college scholarships for undergraduate students through a competitive scholarship application process, so that they may attend a 4-year college in Nevada to complete a degree that will qualify them to teach elementary, middle, or high school.
  • Boulder City Chamber of Commerce Business & Education Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Boulder City High School of Clark County, Nevada graduating seniors who have a weighted-cumulative 3.0 GPA, are residents of Boulder City, Nevada and are pursuing higher education.
  • Boulder City Republican Women's Scholarship
    This scholarship is for college bound seniors living in Boulder City, Nevada, who are US citizens currently enrolled in a traditional or home school program.
  • Boulder City's Kassidy Pechulis Honorary Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Boulder City High School of Clark County, Nevada graduating seniors who have overcome a challenge.
  • Brendan Flores Foundation Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to CCSD Nevada high school seniors who have faced and overcome adversities and are planning to attend school in Nevada as full time college students.
  • Buenaventura Scholarship
    This scholarship is for Nevada high school seniors who have completed three years or more of a foreign language and have a 3.1 or higher GPA and are planning to attend UNR as full-time students.
  • Caesars Nevada Team Member Scholarship
    This scholarship will be awarded to students whose parents or legal guardians are full-time employees of Caesars Entertainment (formerly Harrah’s Entertainment, Inc.) at any Caesars property in Nevada.
  • Carol Jean Lenhart-Mungiole Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, with a 3.0 or higher GPA who are planning to attend accredited trade-schools, colleges, or universities in Nevada as part-time or full-time students.
  • Casa de Luz Las Vegas Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to college-bound seniors who live in the neighborhood of “Meadows Village” in Las Vegas, Nevada 89102 and plan to attend an accredited college or university.
  • Claire Anderson Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, who will pursue a degree in a public services related field of study at an NSHE institution in Southern Nevada.
  • Clark High School Class of 1971-1976 Alumni Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Ed W. Clark High School in Clark County, Nevada graduating seniors with a minimum 2.5 GPA who are pursuing any field of study as full-time students at accredited post-secondary schools in Nevada.
  • Duane G. Laubach Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to **Basic Academy of International Studies** Clark County, Nevada seniors who have a 3.5 or higher GPA and have attended Basic Academy during all four years of high school.
  • Epicurean Charitable Foundation Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Southern Nevada High School seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA who plan to obtain a Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality, Hotel Management, Food & Beverage, Culinary or a related field.
  • Ernst & Young Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Southern Nevada seniors interested in pursuing a degree in accounting and/or business. Students may be seniors at charter, private, or CCSD Nevada high schools.
  • Filipino Veterans Group Inc. Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to current college students and high school seniors living in Clark County, Nevada who have maintained a 2.5 GPA or higher. Students must attend a college in Nevada.
  • Foster Children Education Scholarship
    This scholarship supports youth who are or have been, in foster care (never legally adopted or expected to be legally adopted) in the State of Nevada.
  • French Alliance of Southern Nevada Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Nevada college bound seniors who have completed at least two years of French at the high school level and plan to pursue a degree in French Language, French Literature, or a related field of study.
  • Gilcrease Orchard Foundation Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Nevada college-bound seniors and current college students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, who are pursuing an education in Agriculture or Horticulture.
  • Glazing Industry Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to high school seniors and post-secondary students in Nevada who are children or grandchildren of individuals actively participating in the glazing industry.
  • Gordon Lymbery, PhD Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students who have graduated from a Northern Nevada high school, or received a GED, and are seeking a certificate or degree.
  • Hap Smith Memorial Scholarship for Music
    This scholarship is open to college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, who have maintained a 3.0 or higher GPA and will major in Music in college.
  • Helen Wronski Impact Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to current or former Girl Scouts from GSSNV that are current or rising seniors in high school with a 2.5 or higher GPA planning to attend an accredited college or university. Applicants must have earned the Girl Scout Gold or Silver Award at the GSSNV council.
  • Henderson Professional Firefighters Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Clark County, Nevada, seniors who attend a high school with a Henderson address and plan to attend a post-secondary institution in Nevada.
  • Ila Warner DAR Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to college bound seniors and current college students living in Nevada, who plan on attending a college in Nevada. No affiliation with DAR is required.
  • InTouch Credit Union Scholarship - General
    This scholarship is open to Clark County, NV college bound seniors planning to attend an accredited college or university in Nevada.
  • InTouch Credit Union Scholarship - Member
    This scholarship is open to college bound seniors and current college students living in Nevada, who are members of InTouch Credit Union and plan to attend college in Nevada.
  • James Gillette Music Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to seniors enrolled in a CCSD high school who reside in Boulder City and plan to pursue a degree in music.
  • KB Home - Building The Future Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada and current Nevada college students with a 3.0 or higher GPA who plan to study or are currently studying **Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering, Planning** or a related field and plan to attend a college, university or a Construction Trade School in Nevada.
  • LeRoy Scheele Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Bonanza High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors with a 2.7 or higher GPA who plan to attend college in Nevada. Preference will be given to students pursuing a degree in math, science or education and financial need will be considered.
  • Mesquite Club Evening Chapter Inc. Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to CCSD Nevada female high school seniors who plan to attend an accredited post-secondary institution in Nevada as a full-time student beginning in the Fall.
  • Michael T. Martin Memorial Current College/Trade School Student Scholarship - Nevada Contractors Association
    This scholarship is open to current Southern Nevada college/university/trade school students and other Southern Nevada adults pursuing a degree, certificate, or trade program in the construction related industry (ex: architecture, engineering, project management, sheet metal, electrician, etc.)*.
  • Michael T. Martin Memorial High School Senior Scholarship - Nevada Contractors Association
    This scholarship will be awarded to graduating seniors pursuing a degree in the construction related industry (ex: architecture, engineering, project management, sheet metal, electrician, etc.). Preference will be given to seniors attending a high school located within Southern Nevada.
  • Michel, General Fred, Career In Aviation Scholarship
    The General Fred Michel Memorial Scholarship is for students interested in aviation and plan to pursue it as a career. This scholarship has the potential to be renewed with reapplication.
  • Mojave High School Rattler Scholarship
    This scholarship is for Mojave High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors with a 2.75 or higher GPA who plan to attend college in Nevada as a full-time student.
  • Nevada Business Education Association Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Nevada seniors that are or were enrolled in one of the following CTE course sequences (Administrative Services, Business Management, Accounting and Finance, High School of Business, National Academy of Finance) and are planning to attend college.
  • Nevada First-year scholarship
    This scholarship will be awarded to first-year students at the University of Nevada, Reno wo are residents of Nevada.
  • Nevada Police Foundation Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Nevada high school seniors and recent high school graduates who are the dependent, grandchild, niece, or nephew of a current or retired sworn CAT 1 peace officer employed by Nevada Department of Public Safety (DPS), Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW), State Parks, or Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE).
  • NSC Leadership Scholarship
    This is a one-time scholarship to new freshman students in their first semester of enrollment who served as an officer in their high school student government.
  • Orville Belding Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship will be awarded to Washoe County student-athletes who are pursuing higher education.
  • Otto A. Huth Scholarship Fund
    he Otto A. Huth Scholarship Fund is established to provide support for youth who are about to age out of foster care or have already aged out of foster care in the state of Nevada who are seeking support for post-high school education (university, community college, business school, and trade school) at institutions located within the United States.
  • Pancholi Scholarship For Nevada Educators
    The Pancholi Scholarship for Nevada Educators was created by Dr. Samir Pancholi to support current and future educators as they pursue an education-based degree or are continuing education. Eligible areas of study include: **early childhood education, educational leadership, childhood studies, child development, elementary education, secondary education, special education**, and related education majors and minors.
  • Peggy Bowker Memorial Scholarship in Engineering
    This scholarship will be awarded to female entering freshman, returning students, or non-traditional students who are pursuing an engineering degree from the University of Nevada-Reno.
  • Polis Family Scholarship
    This scholarship will be awarded to college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, current Nevada college students, and other adults who experience at least 30% hearing loss in both ears.
  • Raymond Mathis Athletic Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to CCSD, African American male seniors with a 3.0 unweighted GPA or higher who have actively participated two or more years in high school sports/athletics and plan to attend an accredited college or university in Nevada.
  • Richard Fait Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, current Nevada college students, and other adults who experience at least 30% hearing loss in both ears.
  • Robert and Judy Dreiling Scholarship
    This scholarship, offered to Northern Nevada residents, will pay up to $5,000 for an Associate’s Degree or certificate program at private trade schools or community colleges.
  • Rotary Club of Boulder City Scholarship - Honoring Christy Springate-Hill
    This scholarship is open to seniors in a CCSD high school who reside in Boulder City and are active in school, community and/or church activities and have demonstrated leadership roles.
  • Royal Business Bank Scholarship Program
    This scholarship is available for High School Seniors who are planning to attend a U.S. Accredited 4-Year College/University or a California/Nevada/New York Community College as a 1st year student.
  • Sharon Dattoli Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high school seniors living in Clark County, NV with a minimum 3.0 unweighted GPA and who come from a single-parent home.
  • Sheila Tarr-Smith Assistance Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to **Spring Valley High School** seniors living in Clark County, NV who currently receive Project 150 resources or have experienced homelessness/food insecurity, and are pursuing their post-secondary education at an accredited college or university or are planning to attend any accredited vocational training institute in Southern Nevada.
  • Sheila Tarr-Smith Excellence Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Spring Valley High School seniors living in Clark County, NV who have attended SVHS all four years and are pursuing higher education. Preference will be given to students attending a trade school, college, or university in Nevada.
  • Sheila Tarr-Smith Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Centennial High School seniors living in Clark County, NV with a 3.4 or higher GPA who plan to attend a four-year college in Nevada.
  • Sletten Construction Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada and current Nevada college students with a 2.75 or higher GPA who plan to study or are currently studying Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering, Planning or a related field and plan to attend a college, university or a construction trade school in Nevada.
  • Sophie and Hans Scholl Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Nevada high school seniors and recent high school graduates who have not yet started college or university and who either plan to study Political Science or German at a university or college in the United States, or wish to enroll in a university in Germany.
  • Sunrise Mountain High School "Miner Proud, Miner Strong!" Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Sunrise Mountain High School seniors living in Clark County, Nevada with at 2.5 or higher GPA who have overcome a challenge and plan to attend a college/university in Nevada full-time.
  • The Jack and Jane Becker Medical School Scholarship
    This scholarship honors the life and medical service of Dr. and Mrs. Becker, and is currently offered to University of Nevada, Reno medical students and qualified 4th-year students majoring in Pre-Medical Studies at UNR. This is a one-time award of $1,000 and has the potential to be renewed with reapplication.
  • "Together We Rise" Niki Franklin Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to CCSD Nevada seniors who attended Nate Mack Elementary School, Steve Schorr Elementary School, or Charlotte-Hill Elementary School and are pursuing degrees in education.
  • Toyota Financial Savings Bank Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to CCSD seniors living in Clark County, Nevada interested in pursuing a degree in accounting, business, finance or marketing at a **Southern Nevada college or university (CSN, Nevada State College or UNLV)**.
  • Tri Pointe Homes Community Building Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to seniors living in Clark County, NV who demonstrate an interest in home building and community development and plan to attend a Nevada accredited college or university.
  • UNR First-year Scholarships
    This scholarship is available to all new freshmen of the **University of Nevada, Reno** who are Nevada residents.
  • UNR Presidential Scholarship
    This scholarship is awarded to freshmen at the University of Nevada who demonstrate a combination of outstanding academic performance and excellence in the criteria listed.
  • Vegas Strong Future First Responders' Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to college-bound seniors in Clark County, Nevada who are pursuing post-secondary education to become first responders in policing, fire fighting, healthcare, nonprofit or government disaster relief.
  • Vegas Strong Helping Hands Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to college-bound seniors and current college students who have been affected by the 2017 Route 91 Harvest Festival and who have demonstrated a financial hardship or plan on pursuing a specific area of study in need for The State of Nevada.
  • Walter V. Pinjuv Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to college bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, current Nevada college students, and other adults who experience at least 30% hearing loss in both ears.