Scholarships

This link provides you with specific details and links regarding scholarship information on the following topics: 
Public Education Foundation (PEF)
List of current scholarships posted on the CCSD Websites
Scholarship Search Engines
Nevada Millennium Scholarship
Resources for Undocumented and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
Other Scholarship Resources/Options – CSN Scholarship Opportunities,  Financial Aid for Minority Students,  Scholarships for LGBTQ Students, Financial Aid for Minority Students, and Reviews of Scholarship Search Platforms 

Public Education Foundation Scholarships (PEF)  https://thepef.academicworks.com/
Scholarship opportunities are available October 1, 2022 – January 31, 2022, There are various deadlines, so please make sure to continuously peruse through the list weekly/bi-weekly. 
 
Be Prepared to provide the following when applying for PEF Scholarships: 
  • Transcript
  • References for Letters of Recommendation 
  • Resume
  • Financial Letter/Statement
  • Responses to essay questions
Contact Information for The Public Education Foundation Website – https://thepef.org/scholarships-plus/
Please address any special circumstances, concerns, and or questions that can not be answered by a counselor at your school to the PEF.

Nevada Treasurer’s Office Scholarships
http://www.nevadatreasurer.gov – Click on the Tuition Assistance  tab. When you click on the tab a list of scholarships will download in excel format. In addition, information regarding the Millennium Scholarship, Nevada Prepaid Tuition, and Nevada College Kickstart information can be found here.

Other Scholarships-

  • The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF)

    JRF Scholars receive grants of up to $30,000 over four years to complement the financial aid they receive from their colleges or universities. In addition, Scholars attend JRF’s annual four-day Mentoring and Leadership Conference in New York City and other regional events throughout the year. Learn more and apply.

    Application closes: January 12, 2022