CCSD Financial Aid / Scholarships
(Includes information for Millenium and Nevada Promise Scholarships)
- UNLV Engineering Scholarship (Computer Science and Computer Engineering)
The Las Vegas Scholars Program: For Computer UNLVScience & Computer Engineering Students is funded by a $650,000 grant from the National Science Foundation.
Who should apply: We are seeking high school seniors who will be incoming freshman at UNLV in Fall 2019. In addition, the student must: (1) declare a major of computer science or computer engineering; (2) be accepted into UNLV’s College of Engineering as a full time student; (3) demonstrate financial need; and (4) have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (for a complete list of eligibility, please see website under eligibility).
How to apply: Applicants must submit the following: (1) online application to the UNLV Las Vegas Scholars Program; (2) unofficial high school transcripts; (3) two letters of recommendation; and (4) a personal statement.
The application deadline is January 14, 2019.
Here are just a few of the benefits of being a Las Vegas Scholar: receive up to $6,200 in an annual scholarship per student for up to 4 years. Learn how to bridge the gap between high school, work, and college expectations by participating in a one-month summer bridge program where students will meet new friends, learn about the department and campus, and earn 6 college credits towards their university degree.
For more information about the program and application process, please visit our website at http://lvscholars.sites.unlv.edu/.
- Wells Fargo Scholarship for Asian and Pacific Islander Americans (APIAs)
Wells Fargo Scholarship for Asian and Pacific Islander Americans (APIAs) with financial need
Deadline: January 11th, 2019.
- Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Education Scholarship Program
The Horatio Alger Association is now accepting student applications for its career and technical scholarships until June 15. This year, the association will award 1,020 new CTE scholars to pursue their academic programs at community colleges and nonprofit institutions with a maximum award amount of $2,500 depending on the length of program and need of the student.
Have completed high school (or earned a high school equivalency credential)
Will be enrolled in eligible program in Fall 2019
Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program (up to 2 years) at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States
Demonstrated critical financial need (must be eligible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FAFSA)
Demonstrated perseverance in overcoming adversity
Be under the age of 30
Be a United States citizen
Funds may be used for tuition, fees, books and supplies. All scholarship funds are paid directly to the institution on behalf of the recipient.
- Fulbright Foreign Student Program
Deadline varies per country
Official Scholarship Website: http://foreign.fulbrightonline.org/about/foreign-fulbright
- NYU School of Law
NYU School of Law
- DEEP SPRINGS COLLEGE
A full scholarship valued at over $50,000
- Koç University Scholarship
Koç University Scholarship
- Malmö University, Sweden Master’s Scholarship
Malmö University, Sweden Master’s Scholarship
- TUM (Technical University of Munich)
TUM (Technical University of Munich)
- Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany
- Pusan National University
Pusan National University
- Jiangsu University in China
Jiangsu University in China
- Humboldt University of Berlin
Humboldt University of Berlin
- University of Limerick Scholarship
University of Limerick Scholarship