Local / Nevada Scholarships

  • GO LOCAL FIRST when searching for scholarships.  The applicant pool tends to be smaller and your likelihood of receiving a scholarship is increased.

    Local Scholarships (click on link for eligibility and more information):

     

    Nevada Scholarships (click on link for eligibility and more information):

    Governor Guinn Millennium Scholarship Program
    Students have to meet the following criteria to be eligible for this program: they must graduate with a Nevada High School Diploma; earn at least a 3.25 GPA (weighted or unweighted) or a qualifying test score (1070 on SAT or 21 on ACT); complete the following core cirriculum: 4 units of English / 4 units in Math (including Algebra II or higher), 3 units in Science, 3 units in Social Science or History; be a Nevada resident for at least two years of their high school career - ALL requirements must be met by the date of high school graudation.

    There is no application process for traditional students that graduate from a Nevada public, private or charter high school.  Students qualify by meeting the eligibility requirements listed above.  High schools and school districts submit student information for those who have qualified upon graduation.  For more information about scholarship disbursements and maintaining eligibility, please go to the following:  https://www.nevadatreasurer.gov/ggms/ggms_home/