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/.
- Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation Scholarship
Open to juniors only
Deadline: January 23, 2019
Contact: Rob Hammer @ email@example.com
- Hispanic Educators Association of NV Scholarship
HEAN (Hispanic Educators Association of NV) in conjunction with Ronald McDonald Charities
$1000 scholarships to Hispanic/Latino Declared
Deadline: January 19, 2019
Apply at: https://rmhlv.org/scholarship-program
- 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.
- A-TECH Scholarships
Deadline Date: January 31, 2019
Log On: thepef.org
Visit: A-TECH College & Career Center
Flyers: Next to college acceptance bulletin board
- Nevada State College – TheDream.Us National Scholarship
Apply @ TheDream.Us National Scholarship
For DACA & Undocumented students (must meet DACA eligibility and GPA of 2.5)
Up to $29,000 awarded
Deadline: February 28, 2019
Contact Brandi Bruno @ firstname.lastname@example.org