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.

Please check back often, as new scholarship opportunities may be added throughout the scholarship cycle.

The deadline for applications is January 31, 2021.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2,500 Charles A. Silvestri Scholarship
CCSD Nevada seniors who attended Silvestri Junior High School for three years may apply for this scholarship. Student must have a 3.25 or higher...
CCSD Nevada seniors who attended Silvestri Junior High School for three...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline01/31/2021
$2,500 - Renewable Charles R. & Vassie Martin Thank You Scholarship
CCSD seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA who are planning to attend college in Nevada may apply for this scholarship. Financial need will be...
CCSD seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA who are planning to attend college...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $2,500 - Renewable
Deadline01/31/2021
$2,000 Charlotte "Charlie" Losser Memorial Scholarship
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada including CCSD, charter, private or home school students with a 3.0 or higher weighted GPA who...
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada including CCSD,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$2,500 Children's Service Guild of Southern Nevada "Former Recipient" Scholarship
Current college students attending an accredited trade school, college, or university who are previous recipients of the Children’s Service Guild...
Current college students attending an accredited trade school, college,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline01/31/2021
$2,500 Children's Service Guild of Southern Nevada Scholarship
High school seniors in Clark County, Nevada, who have overcome personal challenge(s) and have been touched by the Family Court System may apply for...
High school seniors in Clark County, Nevada, who have overcome personal...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline01/31/2021
$2,500 Chris Cassell Memorial Baseball Scholarship
CCSD Nevada seniors who play varsity high school baseball and intend to play college baseball and will be enrolled as a full-time college student...
CCSD Nevada seniors who play varsity high school baseball and intend to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline01/31/2021
$500 Christopher Maestes Memorial Scholarship
Basic Academy High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who are continuing their post-secondary education may apply for this scholarship. Must...
Basic Academy High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who are...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$500 Cimarron-Memorial Spartan Staff Scholarships
Cimarron-Memorial High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who are interested in pursuing a degree at an accredited college or university may apply...
Cimarron-Memorial High School Clark County, Nevada seniors who are...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$500 Clark High School Academy for Math, Science, Arts and Technology Scholarship
Students who are presently attending the Academy for Math, Science, Arts & Technology (AMSAT) at Ed W. Clark High School in Clark County, Nevada...
Students who are presently attending the Academy for Math, Science, Arts...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,000 Clark High School Academy of Finance Scholarship
Ed W. Clark High School Academy of Finance (AOF) Clark County, Nevada seniors who are interested in pursuing a degree in business, marketing,...
Ed W. Clark High School Academy of Finance (AOF) Clark County, Nevada...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,000 Clark High School Class of '72 "Something Extra for Clark" Scholarship
Ed W. Clark High School in Clark County, Nevada graduating seniors with a minimum 2.5 GPA may apply for this scholarship. One $1,000 scholarship...
Ed W. Clark High School in Clark County, Nevada graduating seniors with...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$500 Connie Quinn Memorial Scholarship
Bonanza High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors may apply for this scholarship. One $500 scholarship will be awarded. Verification...
Bonanza High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors may...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$2,500 David Humm Scholarship Award for Courage
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,000 Desert Pines Alumni Scholarship
The Desert Pines Alumni Scholarship is available to Desert Pines High School Clark County, Nevada, college bound seniors who give back to their...
The Desert Pines Alumni Scholarship is available to Desert Pines High...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
TBD Dick Krafve Memorial VQ Scholarship
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, who have participated in Varsity Quiz and have maintained a 3.5 or higher GPA may apply for...
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, who have...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: TBD
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,000 Dr. Thurman 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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varied
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $750
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000 - Renewable
Deadline01/31/2021
$500 Eastern Star - Most Worshipful Grand Master of Masons of Nevada Honor/Memorial Scholarship
Seniors who are attending a high school in Henderson, Nevada with a 3.0 or higher unweighted GPA and have participated in community service may...
Seniors who are attending a high school in Henderson, Nevada with a 3.0...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,250 Edwin F. Wiegand Science & Technology Scholarship
Seniors attending CCSD Nevada, private, or charter schools who plan to pursue a degree in science, technology, computer science or a related field...
Seniors attending CCSD Nevada, private, or charter schools who plan to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,250
Deadline01/31/2021
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies - Renewable
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,250 Ernst & Young Scholarship
Southern Nevada seniors interested in pursuing a degree in accounting and/or business at an accredited college or university may apply for this...
Southern Nevada seniors interested in pursuing a degree in accounting...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,250
Deadline01/31/2021
$600 Estela A’Hearn Memorial Young Men’s Service League (YMSL) Scholarship
Clark County, Nevada male seniors with a 2.5 or higher GPA who plan to attend college in Nevada may apply for this scholarship. Student must be...
Clark County, Nevada male seniors with a 2.5 or higher GPA who plan to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $600
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,000 Estella Morales Memorial Scholarship
CCSD Nevada and charter school seniors with a 2.8 or higher GPA who are pursuing Fashion Design or Fashion Merchandising as their field of study...
CCSD Nevada and charter school seniors with a 2.8 or higher GPA who are...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$750 Evelyn Abrams Memorial Scholarship
CCSD Nevada female seniors who are interested in pursuing a degree in teacher education or business at an accredited college or university may...
CCSD Nevada female seniors who are interested in pursuing a degree in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $750
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,000 First Responder Scholarship
Veterans Tribute CTA seniors living in Clark County, NV with a 3.0 or higher GPA planning to study Law Enforcement or Emergency Medical Services at...
Veterans Tribute CTA seniors living in Clark County, NV with a 3.0 or...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,000 Frederick and Janelle Geihs Memorial Scholarship
Cheyenne High School in Clark County, NV college-bound seniors with a 3.5 or higher GPA and who plan to major in education at an accredited college...
Cheyenne High School in Clark County, NV college-bound seniors with a...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,500 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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/31/2021
$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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000 Minimum
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,500 Gilcrease Orchard Foundation Scholarship
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, who are pursuing an education in Agriculture or Horticulture,...
College bound seniors living in Clark County, Nevada, with a GPA of 3.0...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline01/31/2021