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Nevada Scholarships for High School and College Students

Charles and Phyllis Frias Legacy Scholarship
$100,000
High school seniors living in Clark, Esmeralda, Lincoln or Nye County, Nevada with a GPA ranging between 2.0 and 3.2, and demonstrating financial need may apply for this scholarship. Students must plan to attend a four-year college/university on a full-time basis. Five annual scholarships in an amount up to $25,000 will be awarded. This scholarship may be renewable annually for $25,000 for a cumulative total of $100,000 over four years provided each year the recipient continues to be enrolled on a full-time basis and maintains a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0.Verification of college enrollment (class schedule) will be required...
Deadline
Jan 31, 2023
"Remark2"able Future Scholarship
$5,000
This scholarship supports a high school senior or current college student who is identified as a student with special education needs with an Individual Education Program (IEP). Preference will be given to students with visual impairment. Student must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and attend post-secondary education as full-time student. Preference will be given to students attending post-secondary school in Nevada, Utah, or Wisconsin. Three awards in the amount of $1,250 each will be offered. This scholarship is renewable for up to an additional three years if the student maintains a GPA of 3.0 or above.Verification of college...
Deadline
Jan 31, 2023
Assistance League of Las Vegas Scholarship
$5,000
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 may apply for this scholarship. Student may be a senior at a charter, private, or CCSD high school and must enroll as a full-time student to utilize this scholarship. Scholarship(s) in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded. No Assistance League member, relative, or Assisteen is eligible for this scholarship.Verification of college enrollment (class schedule) will be required during the summer before check is mailed to the college. Scholarship funds must be applied toward tuition, fees...
Deadline
Jan 31, 2023
Beth Weinstein Memorial Scholarship
$5,000
CCSD Nevada graduating female seniors of Jewish Faith may apply for this scholarship. Applicant must plan to pursue science, math, engineering, social science or health-related major at an accredited post-secondary college or university. One $5,000 scholarship will be awarded.Verification of college enrollment (class schedule) will be required during the summer before a check is mailed to the college. Scholarship funds must be applied toward tuition, fees and other appropriate educational expenses. These funds will be disbursed in equal payments over two semesters.Supplemental QuestionsPlease describe your Jewish background, education, and identification.Essay - "Why are you focused on a science, math, engineering,...
Deadline
Jan 31, 2023
Theda Cox Memorial Scholarship
$5,000
High School seniors who are residents of Boulder City, Nevada and have a 3.0 or higher GPA may apply for this scholarship. Student must plan to attend an accredited trade school, college, or university may apply for this scholarship. Preference will be given to students who show they have worked hard and have a strong commitment to serving others in their community. One scholarship in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded.Verification of college enrollment (class schedule) will be required during the summer before check is mailed to the college. Scholarship funds must be applied toward tuition, fees and other...
Deadline
Jan 31, 2023
Achieving Your Dreams Through Education Scholarship
$1,000
Achieving Your Dreams Through Education - Legacy Foundation© (Women's Chamber of Commerce) ScholarshipFemale college-bound seniors in Clark County, Nevada, with a 3.0 or higher GPA planning to attend college full time in Nevada may apply for this scholarship. Preference will be given to students with financial need. Five scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $1,000 each.Verification of college enrollment (class schedule) will be required during the summer before a check is mailed to the college. Scholarship funds must be applied toward tuition, fees and other appropriate educational expenses. These funds will be disbursed in equal payments over two...
Deadline
Jan 31, 2023
Engineering/Geology Scholarship
$5,500
Given to students at a four-year school. Students must be a U.S. citizen, a resident of one of the RMMI member states, and looking for a career in the mining industry. The selected students are also offered an all-expense paid trip to the RMMI Annual Meeting and Conference in late June, where they have the opportunity to meet industry leaders and attend all of the technical sessions.The following are the scholarship criteria. Each applicant MUST be:Enrolled full-time in a four-year degree program and in good standing at the time of selection;High School students are not eligible to apply. Applicant must...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2023
Women's Cyber Security Scholarships
$5,000
Up to ten scholarships will be awarded. Each scholarship award will be between $1,000 – $5,000If awarded: the funds will be sent to the school with instructions that it be applied to tuition, fees and books. Recipients do NOT recieve award funds.Awards do not renew. You will need to reapply each year in order to be considered for another award.ELIGIBILITYMust be pursuing, or plan to pursue, a degree with a focus on cybersecurity, information assurance or similar field.You may be a senior in high school, an undergraduate student, graduate or post graduate student to be eligible.”GPA must be at least...
Deadline
Feb 28, 2023
Young Women in Public Affairs Award
$5,000
Though about 40% of the world’s workforce is women, according to data from the Inter-Parliamentary Union, only 25.7% of all national parliamentarians were female as of 1 September 2021. Because Zonta International believes that young women are the key to women’s advancement in the field of public service, it offers the Young Women in Public Affairs (YWPA) Award, which recognizes young women, ages 16-19, for demonstrating leadership skills and commitment to public service and civic causes, and encourages them to continue their participation in public and political life.Established in 1990 by Past International President Leneen Forde, Zonta has given 1,054...
Deadline
Apr 01, 2023
Ninth Circuit Court Civics Contest
$3,000
An essay and video contest for high school students in the western United States and Pacific Islands.Who May Enter: The 2023 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest is open to high school students in Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Washington state, the United States Territory of Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Students in the 9th through 12th grades attending public, private, parochial and charter schools, and home-schooled students of equivalent grade status, are invited to participate. Children of federal judges, chambers staff and employees of federal court offices are not eligible to participate.Contest Theme: “The...
Deadline
Mar 13, 2023
Shari Simon Greenberg Community Scholarship
$1,500
The Shari Simon Greenberg Community Scholarship of the Simon Youth Foundation supports graduating seniors who live in a Simon mall community through one-time scholarships.One Shari Simon Greenberg Community Scholarship will be awarded at each Simon® property and is not renewable. Award amounts vary from year to year and are based on available funding.In addition, the top-ranking applicants selected in Simon communities will be eligible for the Award of Excellence, which is a renewable scholarship awarded to one student in eligible Simon regions.To be eligible, applicants must:Be a high school senior attending school and living in a Simon® community, and planning...
Deadline
Feb 15, 2023
Tall Clubs International Scholarship
$1,000
In memory of Kae Sumner-Einfeldt, Virginia Linquist-Winker, Robert Rader and Carolyn Goldstein – Tall Clubs International Foundation awards annual scholarships to deserving High School Seniors in North America.  TCI Foundation receives scholarship nominations from Tall Club International’s local member clubs and members-at-large across North America.  From this pool of nominations, the recipients are selected to receive a $1000 scholarship award from Tall Clubs International Foundation, Inc.In order to be accepted as a potential scholarship recipient, all applicants MUST meet the following requirements:Height:  Meet the minimum height requirements for membership in Tall Clubs International—5′ 10″ (178 cm) for women and 6′...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2023
Washington and Lee University
Lexington, VA
Students: 1,820
Tuition: $57,285
Washington and Lee University is a private nonprofit institution located in Lexington, VA. The school has approximatley 1820 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $145,228. The average age of students entering Washington and Lee University is 19. The most popular programs at the Washington and Lee University are: Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (34%), Social Sciences (18%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (11%), Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs (6%) and Engineering (4%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 33
SAT: 1451
University of Virginia-Main Campus
Charlottesville, VA
Students: 17,076
Tuition: $52,843
University of Virginia-Main Campus is a public institution located in Charlottesville, VA. The school has approximatley 17076 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $100,900. The average age of students entering University of Virginia-Main Campus is 20. The most popular programs at the University of Virginia-Main Campus are: Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities (20%), Social Sciences (16%), Engineering (12%), Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (9%) and Biological And Biomedical Sciences (6%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 32
SAT: 1426
William & Mary
Williamsburg, VA
Students: 6,217
Tuition: $46,854
William & Mary is a public institution located in Williamsburg, VA. The school has approximatley 6217 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $114,454. The average age of students entering William & Mary is 20. The most popular programs at the William & Mary are: Social Sciences (24%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (12%), Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (11%), Psychology (7%) and Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies (7%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 32
SAT: 1411
University of Nevada-Reno
Reno, NV
Students: 16,637
Tuition: $24,020
University of Nevada-Reno is a public institution located in Reno, NV. The school has approximatley 16637 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $66,812. The average age of students entering University of Nevada-Reno is 21. The most popular programs at the University of Nevada-Reno are: Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (15%), Health Professions And Related Programs (14%), Engineering (12%), Social Sciences (10%) and Biological And Biomedical Sciences (10%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 23
SAT: 1154
University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
Students: 25,477
Tuition: $24,338
University of Nevada-Las Vegas is a public institution located in Las Vegas, NV. The school has approximatley 25477 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $47,132. The average age of students entering University of Nevada-Las Vegas is 23. The most popular programs at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas are: Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (26%), Psychology (8%), Health Professions And Related Programs (6%), Social Sciences (6%) and Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies (6%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 22
SAT: 1124
Sierra Nevada University
Incline Village, NV
Students: 272
Tuition: $35,508
Sierra Nevada University is a private nonprofit institution located in Incline Village, NV. The school has approximatley 272 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $74,394. The average age of students entering Sierra Nevada University is 22. The most popular programs at the Sierra Nevada University are: Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (41%), Psychology (21%), Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies (19%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (5%) and Visual And Performing Arts (5%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 22
SAT: 1036
Arizona College of Nursing-Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
Students: 746
Tuition: $20,170
Arizona College of Nursing-Las Vegas is a private for-profit institution located in Las Vegas, NV. The school has approximatley 746 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $25,197. The average age of students entering Arizona College of Nursing-Las Vegas is 28. The most popular programs at the Arizona College of Nursing-Las Vegas are: Health Professions And Related Programs (100%), .
Exam Scores
ACT: N/A
SAT: N/A
Chamberlain University-Nevada
Las Vegas, NV
Students: 508
Tuition: $19,766
Chamberlain University-Nevada is a private for-profit institution located in Las Vegas, NV. The school has approximatley 508 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $56,940. The average age of students entering Chamberlain University-Nevada is 33. The most popular programs at the Chamberlain University-Nevada are: Health Professions And Related Programs (100%), .
Exam Scores
ACT: N/A
SAT: N/A
Nevada State College
Henderson, NV
Students: 4,287
Tuition: $19,076
Nevada State College is a public institution located in Henderson, NV. The school has approximatley 4287 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $40,264. The average age of students entering Nevada State College is 28. The most popular programs at the Nevada State College are: Health Professions And Related Programs (49%), Education (10%), Psychology (9%), Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (9%) and Biological And Biomedical Sciences (6%).
Exam Scores
ACT: N/A
SAT: N/A
DeVry University-Nevada
Henderson, NV
Students: 35
Tuition: $17,872
DeVry University-Nevada is a private for-profit institution located in Henderson, NV. The school has approximatley 35 undergraduate students. The school offers students degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $30,589. The average age of students entering DeVry University-Nevada is 31. The most popular programs at the DeVry University-Nevada are: Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (54%), Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services (46%), .
Exam Scores
ACT: N/A
SAT: N/A