Scholarships

 

 

Wendy's HS Heisman Scholarship Phase I

Website:   wendyshighschoolheisman.com

Qualifications:

-minimum of B average

-participated in at least one school-sponsored sport

-leader in community

-role model in your school

Due October 2, 2017

Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway Promotion & Contest

Website:   drpeppertuition.com

How to Enter:

-Explain how you will change the world in 350 characters or less

-Rally your friends to vote

-Once you reach 50 votes, submit a video to inspire more fans

-Dr. Pepper selects finalists to compete during throw-offs at NCAA conference championship games.

Due October 18, 2017

 

Wendy's HS Heisman Scholarship Phase II Website:

https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/application/ 

Qualifications:

-high school athlete

-excels in the classroom, on the field, and within the community

Due October 23, 2017

Horatio Alger Scholarship Program

Website:   https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/

Qualifications:

-Graduation in spring/summer 2018 w/ plans to enter a college in the U.S. no later than fall following the graduation

-$55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income

-Involved in co-curricular and community service activities

-Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming diversity

-Maintain a minimum grade point average of 2.0

-United States citizen

Due October 25, 2017

Elks Emergency Educational Grants

For more information, email: scholarship@elks.org to request an application

Qualifications:

-The Elk parent or stepparent must have been a member in good standing for at least one year at time of death OR

--The Elk parent or stepparent must have been a member in good standing for at least one year before becoming disabled

-demonstrate financial need to qualify

-applicant must be unmarried, under the age of 23

Due October 31, 2017

 Nevada Promise Scholarship

Website: http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Nevada-high-school-seniors-encouraged-to-apply-for-Nevada-Promise- Scholarship.html?soid=1100950573924&aid=9O86tGTB7pU

Qualifications:

-Nevada resident

-HS diploma during the 2017-2018 academic year

-Meet all program requirements

Due October 31, 2017

Coca Cola Scholarship

Website:          https://connect.coca-colascholars.org/page.aspx?pid=1179

Qualifications:

-High school senior

-U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, U.S. Permanent Resident, Refugee, Asylee, Cuban-Haitian Entrant, or Humanitarian Parolee

-Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution

***Children/grandchildren of employees, officers, or owners of Coca-Cola bottling companies, The Coca-Cola company, Company divisions or subsidiaries may not apply.

Due October 31, 2017

Hannah Ostrea Memorial Scholarship

Website: http://littlemisshannah.org/Scholarship/

Qualifications:

-sibling of patient diagnosed with a medically complex rare disease

-age at time of diagnosis for the affected child must be 17 years or less

-reside in or have graduated from high school in Clark, Lincoln, or Nye county

-Enrolled or have acceptance for an accredited two-year or four-year college degree program

-U.S. Citizen or a permanent legal resident

-GPA of 2.5 or higher

Due November 15, 2017

 

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship Website: http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm 

Qualifications:

-high school senior

-citizens of the United States

-male and female student compete separately

Due November 27, 2017

Boston University Trustee Scholarship

Website: http://www.bu.edu/admissions/apply/tuition-aid-scholarships/scholarships/trustee/apply/

Qualifications:

-submit the common application and all materials requested for admission to one of the undergraduate degree programs at Boston University by December 1

-Essay in 600 words or less

Due December 1, 2017

 

AXA Achievement Scholarship

Website:   www.axa.com/achievers

Qualifications:

-High school seniors

-demonstrate ambition, drive, and determination to set and reach goals

***Only the first 10,000 applications will be accepted: APPLY EARLY!

Due December 15, 2017

Burger King General Track Scholarship

Website:          http://www.burgerkingscholarship.com/financial-aid/burger-king-application/

Qualifications:

-High school senior

-GPA of 2.5 or higher

-Plan to enroll full-time, without interruption, for the entire 2018-2019 academic year at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school

Due December 15, 2017

 

AFSCME Family Scholarship Website: https://www.afscme.org/members/scholarships 

Qualifications:

-High school senior

-Parent or legal guardian or financially responsible grandparent is a full dues paying AFSCMR member

-Taken the SAT or ACT

Due December 31, 2017

G Skin & Beauty Institute Scholarship

Website: http://gskinbeautyinstitute.edu/

Qualifications:

-High school senior

-Interested in cosmetology or esthetics at the Henderson Campus

Due December 31, 2017

Imagine America High School Scholarship

Website:           https://www.imagine-america.org/students/scholarships-education/highschoolscholarships/

Qualifications:

-High school senior

-GPA of 2.5 or higher

-Demonstrated voluntary community service during senior year

-Must choose a career path and show financial need

Due December 31, 2017

 

PEF Scholarships 

Website: thepef.org Directions:

Go to: thepef.org Click on: "programs"

Click on: "Scholarships"

Click on: "Apply for Scholarships"

Click on: "Sign Up"-type email/create password Complete general application

Click on: "opportunities...all" Search through opportunities Click on: "apply"

Check "applications" to track

Due December 31, 2017

McDermott Award

Website: http://www.utdallas.edu/mcdermott/award-qualifications

Qualifications:

-Apply to UT Texas before Wednesday, January 3, 2018

-SAT 1490+ OR

-ACT 33+

Due January 3, 2018

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship

Website: https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/

Qualifications:

-demonstrate attributes of a leader

-minimum 3.0 GPA

-U.S. citizen

-High school senior

-Plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor's degree at an accredited four-year college

Due January 4, 2018

 

APIASF General Scholarship Program Website: http://www.apiasf.org/scholarship_apiasf.html Qualifications:

-High school seniors

-Enrolling in an accredited college or university Fall of 2018

-Asian and/or Pacific Islander

-Citizen, national, or legal permanent resident

-GPA of 2.7 or higher

-Apply for FAFSA

-Submit one letter of recommendation online

Due January 11, 2018

 

Healthcare Leaders Scholarship 

Website: http://nurse.org/healthcare-leaders/ Qualifications:

-17 years or older

-GPA 3.0 or higher

-Enrollment status: accepted to or currently attending a nursing or medical related program at an accredited institution

Due January 29, 2018

 

Union Plus Scholarship

Website: https://www.unionplus.org/benefits/money/union-plus-scholarships

Qualifications:

-current and retired members of participating unions, their spouses, and their dependent children

-at least one year of continuous union membership by the applicant, applicant's spouse, or parent

-GPA of 3.0 or higher is recommended

Due January 31, 2018

Elks Legacy Awards

Website:          http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/Legacy.cfm

Qualifications:

-High school senior who are children or grandchildren of dues-paying Elks members

Due February 2, 2018

Truman D. Picard Scholarship

Website:          http://www.itcnet.org/about_us/scholarships.html

Qualifications:

--Native American/Alaskan

-High school senior

-Pursuing higher education in Natural Resources

Due February 7, 2018

 

The Jackie Robinson Scholarship

Website: http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/ 

Qualifications:

-Minority high school student

-Shows leadership potential

-Demonstrates financial need

-Plan to attend an accredited 4-year college or university

-Minimum SAT score of 1,000 or higher combined on the math and critical reading sections

-ACT composite score of 21 or higher

Due February 15, 2018

Green Ambassador Scholarship

Website:        http://nevadarecycles.nv.gov/Education/Student_Scholarships/

Qualifications:

-High school senior

-Complete the Green Ambassador Program Scholarship application and submit a one page essay

Due March 9, 2018

Drive for Excellence

Location:       Wet‘n’Wild Las Vegas, 7055 S Fort Apache Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89148

Qualifications:

-High school senior

-No unexcused absences

-3.7 weighted GPA

Event:  May 23, 2018 from 5:30-7:00 pm (must be present to win)

Off-To-College High School Scholarship

Website:        

Qualifications:

-Legal resident

-18 years or older at the time of the application

-High school junior or senior

-Planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate or graduate program in the next academic year

Due August 31, 2018