Our Opportunities

This is a list of all of the scholarships available through The Public Education Foundation. For information on these scholarships and the eligibility requirements, please click on the individual opportunity to review the scholarship’s description, its qualifying criteria, and any additional materials required to apply.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2,000 Arnold/Jones/Evans 2020 Scholarship Fund
Nevada high school seniors in the graduating class of 2020 with a 2.0 or higher GPA may apply for this scholarship One parent must be an active...
Nevada high school seniors in the graduating class of 2020 with a 2.0 ...
  • Deadline: 08/13/2020
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline08/13/2020
$500 Buenaventura Scholarship
CCSD Nevada High school seniors who have completed three years or more of a foreign language and have a 3.1 or higher GPA. Student must be...
CCSD Nevada High school seniors who have completed three years or more...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Delmar Gardens - Love, Care and Understanding Scholarship
Seniors who attend a high school in Henderson, including CCSD Nevada, Private or Charter schools with a 3.75 or higher GPA who plan to study...
Seniors who attend a high school in Henderson, including CCSD Nevada,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Gertrud Delrogh Scholarship
CCSD Nevada seniors with a 2.80 or higher weighted GPA pursuing a degree in Liberal Arts may apply for this scholarship. Student must plan to...
CCSD Nevada seniors with a 2.80 or higher weighted GPA pursuing a degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$2,500 Healthcare Horizons Scholarship
Southern Nevada High school seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA who plan to study a medical/healthcare field may apply for this scholarship. Student may...
Southern Nevada High school seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA who plan to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
$1,000 - Renewable Lenise Christopher Memorial Scholarship
Western High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors planning to attend an accredited college/university may apply for this scholarship. Students...
Western High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors planning to attend an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 - Renewable
Ended
$1,000 Make Your Day Scholarship
Female Clark County, Nevada, seniors who have a 3.0 or higher unweighted GPA, are involved in community service and have financial need may apply...
Female Clark County, Nevada, seniors who have a 3.0 or higher unweighted...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 NV5 Engineering Scholarship
Southern Nevada college-bound high school seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA who plan to major in engineering may apply for this scholarship....
Southern Nevada college-bound high school seniors with a 3.0 or higher...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$500 Prep Expert Clark High School SAT Excellence Scholarship
Clark High School sophomores, juniors or seniors who scored 1500 or higher on the SAT may apply for this $500 college scholarship. Verification of...
Clark High School sophomores, juniors or seniors who scored 1500 or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500 Prep Expert SAT Excellence Scholarship
College-bound sophomores, juniors or seniors who scored 1500 or higher on the SAT may apply for this $500 college scholarship. Verification of...
College-bound sophomores, juniors or seniors who scored 1500 or higher...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 - Renewable Sister John Martin Communications Scholarship
Seniors attending CCSD, private, or charter schools with a 3.0 or higher GPA and pursuing a degree in journalism, advertising, or other...
Seniors attending CCSD, private, or charter schools with a 3.0 or higher...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 - Renewable
Ended
$1,000 Smith's Zero Hunger/Zero Waste Scholarship
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada who are helping overcome hunger in their community through service may apply for this...
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada who are helping...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies - Renewable Southern Hills Hospital High School to Healthcare Scholarship
Southern Nevada high school seniors with a 3.5 or higher GPA who plan to study healthcare in college may apply for this scholarship. Finalists...
Southern Nevada high school seniors with a 3.5 or higher GPA who plan to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Renewable
Ended
$500 Donna Nicholas Life Long Dreams Scholarship
CCSD Nevada seniors who have a 2.5 or higher GPA and an IEP may apply for this scholarship. Student must be planning to attend their post-secondary...
CCSD Nevada seniors who have a 2.5 or higher GPA and an IEP may apply...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Corporal Joseph Martinez U.S. Army/Durango High School AFJROTC Scholarship
Durango High School AFJROTC Program Clark County, Nevada seniors who plan to attend an accredited post-secondary institution either during or...
Durango High School AFJROTC Program Clark County, Nevada seniors who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$500 Foothill High School Soaring Falcon Scholarship
Foothill High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who have case managers may apply. Student must be nominated by their Case Manager. One...
Foothill High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who have case managers...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Kena Maria Corbett Memorial Scholarship
Latina Eldorado High School Clark County, Nevada college bound seniors currently enrolled in Dance may apply for this scholarship. Financial need...
Latina Eldorado High School Clark County, Nevada college bound seniors...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
TBD Wendtland Family Scholarship
College bound high school seniors who are foster or adopted students may apply for this scholarship. Student may be a senior at a charter,...
College bound high school seniors who are foster or adopted students may...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: TBD
Ended
$1,000 A Better Slice for Education - Papa John's Pizza Scholarship
CCSD Nevada college bound high school seniors with a 3.5 or higher GPA who are involved in community service with 50 or more hours this year may...
CCSD Nevada college bound high school seniors with a 3.5 or higher GPA...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies - up to $1,000 Cesar Chavez Day Las Vegas 2018 Scholarship
Clark County, Nevada, Seniors who participate in the Cesar Chavez Day Festival and are planning to attend college in Nevada may apply for this...
Clark County, Nevada, Seniors who participate in the Cesar Chavez Day...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - up to $1,000
Ended
$3,500 Cox and AFAN Diversity Scholarship
Seniors who support furthering the well-being, positive image, and human rights of the LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer)...
Seniors who support furthering the well-being, positive image, and human...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,500
Ended
Varies Gonzalez-Calvillo Giving Back Scholarship
Clark High School Clark County, Nevada college-bound seniors with a 3.5 or higher GPA may apply for this scholarship. Financial need will be...
Clark High School Clark County, Nevada college-bound seniors with a 3.5...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$600 Interior Design Creative Scholarship
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada who plan to attend UNLV to study Interior Architecture & Design may apply for this...
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada who plan to attend...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
$1,000 Jennifer Wilson Memorial Scholarship
Boulder City High School Clark County, Nevada, Seniors earning a minimum 2.5 GPA may apply for this scholarship. One award of $1,000 will be...
Boulder City High School Clark County, Nevada, Seniors earning a minimum...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 John Caoile Memorial Scholarship
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada, AFJROTC Program seniors who plan to attend an accredited post-secondary institution and have excelled in...
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada, AFJROTC Program seniors who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Las Vegas Chinatown Scholarship
CCSD Nevada seniors of Asian descent who plan to attend an accredited college or university in Nevada may apply for this scholarship. Students who...
CCSD Nevada seniors of Asian descent who plan to attend an accredited...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$2,000 Nevada Donor Network - Hope, Strength, Life Scholarship
Nevada high school seniors with a 3.5 or higher who plan to attend college in Nevada and major in a medical related field may apply for this...
Nevada high school seniors with a 3.5 or higher who plan to attend...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$2,000 Nevada Donor Network - Passion, Spirit, Respect Scholarship
Nevada high school seniors who plan to attend college in Nevada and major in a medical related field may apply for this scholarship. One...
Nevada high school seniors who plan to attend college in Nevada and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$1,000 STEM for Budding Ivey Scholarship
CCSD seniors and previous recipients who are planning to pursue a field of study in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) living in...
CCSD seniors and previous recipients who are planning to pursue a field...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$5,000 Zappos For Good Scholarship
CCSD high school seniors living in Clark County, Nevada with a minimum 3.0 GPA who are active in community service and plan to attend an accredited...
CCSD high school seniors living in Clark County, Nevada with a minimum...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
$1,000 Falcon Staff Scholarship
Foothill High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors nominated for this scholarship may apply. Notification may come from the teacher nominating you...
Foothill High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors nominated for this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$5000 Allegiant’s Careers in Aviation Scholarship
Rancho High School, Clark County, Nevada, graduating seniors currently enrolled in the Aviation Magnet Program at Rancho High School may apply for...
Rancho High School, Clark County, Nevada, graduating seniors currently...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $5000
$500 Emerging Leader Scholarship
Nevada high school seniors and current college students living in Clark County who have a 3.0 or higher GPA and plan to study an education or...
Nevada high school seniors and current college students living in Clark...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$500 Fraternity of Free and Accepted Masons, Boulder City Lodge #37 F. & A.M. Scholarship
Boulder City High School seniors who have been involved in community service and plan to attend a two year college, four year college or trade...
Boulder City High School seniors who have been involved in community...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$1,000 Frederick and Janelle Geihs Memorial Scholarship
Cheyenne High School in Clark County, NV or Liberty High School in Clark County, NV college-bound seniors with a 3.5 or higher GPA and who plan to...
Cheyenne High School in Clark County, NV or Liberty High School in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$1,000 Garrett Meriwether Memorial Scholarship
Palo Verde High School Clark County, Nevada seniors with a 2.5 or higher GPA may apply for this scholarship. Preference will be given to those who...
Palo Verde High School Clark County, Nevada seniors with a 2.5 or higher...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$350 Gene Wright Memorial Scholarship
Bonanza High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA may apply for this scholarship. Student must be enrolled...
Bonanza High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors with a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $350
$1,000 Helen Wronski Impact Scholarship
Current or former Girl Scouts that are current or rising seniors in high school with a 2.5 or higher GPA planning to attend an accredited college...
Current or former Girl Scouts that are current or rising seniors in high...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
Varied InTouch Credit Union Scholarship
Clark County, NV college bound seniors planning to attend an accredited college or university in Nevada may apply for this scholarship. Student may...
Clark County, NV college bound seniors planning to attend an accredited...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varied
$1,000 James C. Nelson Memorial Scholarship
Boulder City High School, Clark County, Nevada, graduating seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0 may apply for this scholarship. Student must plan to...
Boulder City High School, Clark County, Nevada, graduating seniors with...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$1,000 Janie Brennan Bordinhao Memorial Scholarship
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada, college-bound seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and who are pursuing a degree in education may apply for...
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada, college-bound seniors with a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$500 Johnathan Williams Music Scholarship
Foothill High School of Clark County, Nevada seniors who have participated in the Foothill High School band during all four years of high school...
Foothill High School of Clark County, Nevada seniors who have...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$1,000 Junior Achievement Partnership Grant
High school seniors and current college freshman living in Clark County, NV, who have participated in the Junior Achievement Program for at least...
High school seniors and current college freshman living in Clark County,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$1,000 Kiwanis Club of North Las Vegas Annual Scholarship
Clark County, Nevada, college-bound high school seniors who are members of a Key Club at Canyon Springs, Centennial, Cheyenne, Cimarron-Memorial,...
Clark County, Nevada, college-bound high school seniors who are members...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$1,000 Kiwanis Club of North Las Vegas Peter MacHott Memorial Scholarship
Clark County, Nevada, college-bound high school seniors who are members of a Key Club at Canyon Springs, Centennial, Cheyenne, Cimarron-Memorial,...
Clark County, Nevada, college-bound high school seniors who are members...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$2,000 Las Vegas Hospitality Association Sports Scholarship
CCSD, Private, or Charter High School seniors attending any Las Vegas area high school with a 2.5 or higher GPA who plan to pursue a degree in...
CCSD, Private, or Charter High School seniors attending any Las Vegas...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000
$1,000 Leila and Edward Kline Memorial Scholarship, Sponsored by Kline Veterans Fund
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, who are the dependent of a veteran or active duty service person (parent or grandparent),...
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, who are the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$500 Little Grass Shack Scholarship
Seniors of Asian/Pacific Islander descent with a 3.0 or higher GPA planning to attend an accredited college or university as a full-time student in...
Seniors of Asian/Pacific Islander descent with a 3.0 or higher GPA...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$1500 Nevada Garden Clubs Scholarship
Nevada college freshman, sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students pursuing a Master’s Degree in a field of study indicated in the...
Nevada college freshman, sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1500
$1,000 Noah Sandoval Memorial Scholarship
West Career and Technical Academy (WCTA) Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors who plan to major in a digital media/graphic design related...
West Career and Technical Academy (WCTA) Clark County, Nevada, college...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000