All Opportunities

The Public Education Foundation’s 2021-2022 scholarship cycle is from October 1, 2021 until January 31, 2022.

Below is a list of scholarships available through PEF. For information on these scholarships and the eligibility requirements, please click on the individual opportunity to review the scholarship description, its qualifying criteria, and any additional materials required to apply.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 Clark High School Key Club - Dr. Aury Nagy Scholarship
Ed W. Clark High School in Clark County, Nevada graduating seniors who are members of the Clark High School Key Club may apply for this...
Ed W. Clark High School in Clark County, Nevada graduating seniors who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Class of '09 Michael Morris Memorial Scholarship
Basic Academy of International Studies Clark County, Nevada seniors who have been an orchestra member at Basic Academy for all four years of high...
Basic Academy of International Studies Clark County, Nevada seniors who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Clifford J. Lawrence Memorial Scholarship
CCSD Nevada seniors who plan to attend a college or university may apply for this scholarship. A 3.5 GPA is required. Student must have attended...
CCSD Nevada seniors who plan to attend a college or university may apply...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Cooper Ricciardi Scholarship
Desert Oasis High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors who plan to pursue a four year college/university degree as a full-time student may apply...
Desert Oasis High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors who plan to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Coronado High School Career Technical Education Scholarship
Coronado High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors who have a 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA and are enrolled in a CTE Program for 3...
Coronado High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Coronado High School Counselors' Scholarship
Coronado High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who have overcome adversities and plan to attend an accredited post-secondary institution may...
Coronado High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who have overcome...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Coronado High School First Generation College Student Scholarship
Coronado High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors who have a 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA and are the first in their family to...
Coronado High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Coronado High School Vegas Strong Scholarship
Coronado High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors who have a 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA and participate in a school club/activity...
Coronado High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Craig Butz Memorial Scholarship - Odyssey Charter School
Odyssey Charter High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who are planning to attend a college, university or trade school full-time may apply for...
Odyssey Charter High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who are...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Dan Phillips Memorial Scholarship
Somerset Academy Losee Campus college-bound seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA may apply for this scholarship. One scholarship in the amount of $500...
Somerset Academy Losee Campus college-bound seniors with a 3.0 or higher...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Daniel Reese Memorial Scholarship - Odyssey Charter School
Odyssey Charter High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who are planning to attend a college, university or trade school full-time may apply for...
Odyssey Charter High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who are...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,500 David Humm Scholarship Award for Courage Presented by The Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame
College bound senior athletes living in Clark County, Nevada, may apply for this scholarship if they have shown courage in the face of adversity,...
College bound senior athletes living in Clark County, Nevada, may apply...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Desert Oasis Diamondback Scholarship
Desert Oasis High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors who plan to attend college full time may apply for this scholarship. Four scholarships in...
Desert Oasis High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors who plan to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Desert Oasis Principal's Scholarship
Desert Oasis High School Clark County, Nevada seniors with a minimum 2.5 GPA who plan to attend college as a full-time student may apply for this...
Desert Oasis High School Clark County, Nevada seniors with a minimum 2.5...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Donald Davidson 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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Dr. Thurman and Betty White Memorial Scholarship
CCSD Nevada seniors who attended Thurman White Middle School for three (3) years may apply for this scholarship. Student applicants must plan to...
CCSD Nevada seniors who attended Thurman White Middle School for three...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
Varied Draney Family Scholarship
Boulder City High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who plan to pursue a post-secondary education at an accredited college, university or trade...
Boulder City High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who plan to pursue...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varied
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Dream To Achieve Scholarship
College-bound seniors currently attending Ed. W. Clark High School in Clark County, Nevada, or Advanced Technologies Academy (A-Tech) in Clark...
College-bound seniors currently attending Ed. W. Clark High School in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$750 Dreamer Scholarship - Making a Difference
College bound Clark County, Nevada, seniors with a 2.0 or higher GPA who are undocumented may apply for this scholarship. Student must be involved...
College bound Clark County, Nevada, seniors with a 2.0 or higher GPA who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $750
Deadline01/31/2022
$500.00 Duane G. Laubach Memorial Scholarship
Basic Academy of International Studies Clark County, Nevada seniors who have a 3.5 or higher GPA and have attended Basic Academy during all four...
Basic Academy of International Studies Clark County, Nevada seniors who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Durango Fall Classic Athletic Scholarship
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada, senior female athletes who are participating in a Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association Sport...
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada, senior female athletes who are...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,000.00 Durango High School BALS = SUCCESS Scholarship
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who have lettered in at least one sport at Durango High School and have maintained a 3.0 or higher...
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who have lettered in at...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Durango High School Mathematics Scholarship
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who have taken four math classes and plan to major in a math related field may apply for this...
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who have taken four...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Durango High School Principal's Scholarship
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who plan to attend an accredited post-secondary institution may apply for this scholarship....
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who plan to attend an...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 - Renewable Durango Trailblazer '93 Scholarship
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA who are planning to attend college may apply for this scholarship....
Durango High School Clark County, Nevada seniors with a 3.0 or higher...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000 - Renewable
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Eastern Star- Ken Cribbins Memorial Scholarship
Seniors attending Basic Academy or Foothill High School in Clark County, Nevada, with a 3.0 or higher GPA who have participated in a high school...
Seniors attending Basic Academy or Foothill High School in Clark County,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Elizabeth Fiorella Memorial Scholarship
Chaparral High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors may apply for this scholarship. Student must plan to attend a four year...
Chaparral High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors may...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies - Renewable Epicurean Charitable Foundation Scholarship
Southern Nevada High School seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA who plan to obtain a Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality, Hotel Management, Food &...
Southern Nevada High School seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA who plan to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies - Renewable
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Eric Tan Memorial Scholarship
Bonanza High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors may apply for this scholarship. Recipient must be enrolled as a full-time college...
Bonanza High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors may...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Filipino Veterans Group Inc. Scholarship
Current college students and high school seniors living in Clark County, Nevada who have maintained a 2.5 GPA or higher may apply for this...
Current college students and high school seniors living in Clark County,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Foothill High School CTE Scholarship - Cafe
Foothill High School Clark County, NV seniors and recent Foothill High School graduates who will or have graduated from a CCSD CTE program of study...
Foothill High School Clark County, NV seniors and recent Foothill High...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Freddie "Machine Gun" Thompson Athletic Memorial Scholarship
Canyon Springs High School of Clark County, Nevada male seniors who have been on the school’s Men’s Varsity Basketball Team and/or Men’s Track...
Canyon Springs High School of Clark County, Nevada male seniors who have...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,000.00 French Alliance of Southern Nevada Scholarship
Nevada college bound seniors who have completed at least two years of French at the high school level and plan to pursue a degree in French...
Nevada college bound seniors who have completed at least two years of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,000 Garrett Meriwether Memorial Scholarship
Las Vegas high school seniors with a 2.5 or higher GPA may apply for this scholarship. Recipients must attend UNLV or UNR and preference will be...
Las Vegas high school seniors with a 2.5 or higher GPA may apply for...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Gene and Kay Grimm Athletic Scholarship
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, who attend a CCSD, charter, private or home school and have a minimum 3.0 GPA may apply for...
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, who attend a CCSD,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Minimum George W. Von Tobel Scholarship Fund
CCSD Nevada seniors who attended VonTobel Middle School and plan to attend a trade school, two-year or four-year college may apply for this...
CCSD Nevada seniors who attended VonTobel Middle School and plan to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000 Minimum
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,000 Gilcrease Orchard Foundation Scholarship
Nevada college-bound seniors and current college students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, who are pursuing an education in Agriculture or...
Nevada college-bound seniors and current college students with a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Glazing Industry Scholarship
High school seniors and post-secondary students in Nevada who are children or grandchildren of individuals actively participating in the glazing...
High school seniors and post-secondary students in Nevada who are...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Gonzalez-Calvillo Giving Back Scholarship
Ed W. 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...
Ed W. Clark High School Clark County, Nevada college-bound seniors with...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,700.00 Gordon Smith Memorial Scholarship
Rancho High School in Clark County, Nevada graduating seniors who are members of the Rancho High School Key Club may apply for this scholarship....
Rancho High School in Clark County, Nevada graduating seniors who are...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,700.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Hap Smith Memorial Scholarship for Music
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, who have maintained a 3.0 or higher GPA and will major in Music in college may apply for this...
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, who have...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Helen Wronski Impact Scholarship
Current or former Girl Scouts from GSSNV that are current or rising seniors in high school with a 2.5 or higher GPA planning to attend an...
Current or former Girl Scouts from GSSNV that are current or rising...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$400 - Renewable Helene and Harold Sussman Memorial Scholarship
CCSD Nevada college bound seniors who have a 3.0 or higher GPA and plan to attend college as a full-time student beginning in the Fall may apply...
CCSD Nevada college bound seniors who have a 3.0 or higher GPA and plan...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $400 - Renewable
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Henderson Firefighters Benevolent Association Family Scholarship
Any high school senior and returning college student who is a dependent of the HFBA and plans to attend a college or university may apply for this...
Any high school senior and returning college student who is a dependent...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$500 Henderson Professional Firefighters Memorial Scholarship
Clark County, Nevada, seniors who attend a high school with a Henderson address and plan to attend a post-secondary institution in Nevada may apply...
Clark County, Nevada, seniors who attend a high school with a Henderson...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2022
$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. Applicants must plan...
Boulder City High School, Clark County, Nevada, graduating seniors with...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 James Gillette Music Scholarship
Seniors enrolled in a CCSD high school who reside in Boulder City and plan to pursue a degree in music may apply for this scholarship. One...
Seniors enrolled in a CCSD high school who reside in Boulder City and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Janie Brennan Bordinhao Memorial Scholarship
College-bound seniors attending a CCSD Nevada high school in Clark County with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and who are pursuing a degree in education may...
College-bound seniors attending a CCSD Nevada high school in Clark...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Jeffrey A. Smith Memorial Scholarship
Rancho High School seniors Clark County, Nevada with a 3.5 or higher GPA who plan to attend UNR or an out-of-state college may apply for this...
Rancho High School seniors Clark County, Nevada with a 3.5 or higher GPA...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022