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
$1,500 Achieve Beyond the Caps (ABC) Scholarship - for Communities In Schools
The Achieve Beyond the Caps (ABC) scholarship is only for Communities In Schools’ (CIS) case-managed students. This scholarship is intended to...
The Achieve Beyond the Caps (ABC) scholarship is only for Communities In...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000 SWCTA Design Academy Scholarship
Southwest Career and Technical Academy (SWCTA) Clark County, Nevada, Design Academy graduating seniors who meet the requirements for the Design...
Southwest Career and Technical Academy (SWCTA) Clark County, Nevada,...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000 SWCTA Professional Academy Scholarship
Southwest Career and Technical Academy (SWCTA) Clark County, Nevada, Professional Academy graduating seniors who meet the requirements for the...
Southwest Career and Technical Academy (SWCTA) Clark County, Nevada,...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2021
$500 2013 "You'll Never Walk Alone" Rukesh & Shanith Samarasekera Memorial Scholarship
College bound seniors attending Ed. W. Clark High School in Clark County, Nevada, or IB students attending Valley High School in Clark County, NV...
College bound seniors attending Ed. W. Clark High School in Clark...
  • Deadline: 03/07/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/07/2021
$800 Lin Yuejun Lang Memorial Scholarship
Graduating seniors attending Advanced Technologies Academy (A-TECH), Valley High School, or Las Vegas Academy of the Arts (LVA) in Clark County,...
Graduating seniors attending Advanced Technologies Academy (A-TECH),...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2021
  • Award: $800
Deadline03/08/2021
$1,000 SPJ Las Vegas Journalism Scholarship
Current college students studying journalism at a Southern Nevada college in order to pursue a future career in journalism may apply for this...
Current college students studying journalism at a Southern Nevada...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/13/2021
$1,000 - Renewable Orabka Family Scholarship
Canyon Springs High School college bound seniors living in Clark County, NV may apply for this scholarship. Preference will be given to students...
Canyon Springs High School college bound seniors living in Clark County,...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000 - Renewable
Deadline03/15/2021
$4,500 The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 357 Scholarship
Graduating high school seniors who are the child or grandchild of a member of The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 357...
Graduating high school seniors who are the child or grandchild of a...
  • Deadline: 04/10/2021
  • Award: $4,500
Deadline04/10/2021
$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: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2021
$100 Viking Kindness Scholarship
Valley High School Clark County, Nevada, 9th and 10th grade students who plan to pursue post-secondary education at a college, university or...
Valley High School Clark County, Nevada, 9th and 10th grade students who...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $100
Deadline05/01/2021
$500 Las Vegas Hospitality Association Member Certification Scholarship
The LVHA Member Certification Scholarhsip is available to members of LVHA so that they may receive certification for professional hospitality...
The LVHA Member Certification Scholarhsip is available to members of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
$2,500 - Renewable Las Vegas Hospitality Association Mary Thomas Community Scholarship
CCSD Nevada, Private, or Charter School seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA who plan to attend an accredited college or university as a full-time...
CCSD Nevada, Private, or Charter School seniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500 - Renewable
Ended
$1,000 Las Vegas Hospitality Association Member Continuing Education Scholarship
The LVHA Continuing Education Scholarship is available to all members in good standing of LVHA. This scholarship is awarded to members who want to...
The LVHA Continuing Education Scholarship is available to all members in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$1,000 Las Vegas Hospitality Association Valley High School Academy of Hospitality and Tourism Scholarship
This scholarship is open to all graduating seniors from Valley High School’s Academy of Hospitality and Tourism in Clark County, Nevada who are...
This scholarship is open to all graduating seniors from Valley High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 The R. Ross Johnson Memorial Scholarship
Boulder City High School Clark County, Nevada, graduating seniors who have maintained a 3.0 or higher GPA and are planning to attend an accredited...
Boulder City High School Clark County, Nevada, graduating seniors who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 "Together We Rise" Niki Franklin Memorial Scholarship
CCSD Nevada seniors who attended Nate Mack Elementary School, Steve Schorr Elementary School, or Charlotte-Hill Elementary School may apply for...
CCSD Nevada seniors who attended Nate Mack Elementary School, Steve...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Clark High School Key Club - Dr. Avry 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,250 - Per Semester Las Vegas Hospitality Association Child of LVHA Scholarship
CCSD Nevada, Private, or Charter School seniors attending any Las Vegas High School who are a child or grandchild of an LVHA member who is active...
CCSD Nevada, Private, or Charter School seniors attending any Las Vegas...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250 - Per Semester
Ended
$5,000 Cisko Sound Scholarship
Las Vegas Academy (LVA) in Clark County, Nevada, college-bound seniors currently majoring in theatre tech or sound tech at LVA may apply for this...
Las Vegas Academy (LVA) in Clark County, Nevada, college-bound seniors...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
$1,000 Dixie Axt Love and Light Scholarship
Rancho High School, Clark County, NV graduating seniors with a 3.0 or higher unweighted GPA may apply for this scholarship. Preference will be...
Rancho High School, Clark County, NV graduating seniors with a 3.0 or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 James H. Dickson Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Advanced Technologies Academy Clark County, Nevada, seniors who have previously taken, or are currently enrolled in, an advanced physics course at...
Advanced Technologies Academy Clark County, Nevada, seniors who have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended