NV Energy Powerful Partnership Scholarships

High school seniors who are U.S. citizens, living and attending high school in Clark County, Nevada may apply for these scholarships. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA (weighted) and be involved in community service and volunteerism. Students must plan to pursue post-secondary education as a full-time student at a Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) institution in Nevada. NSHE institutions include: CSN, Great Basin College, Nevada State College, Truckee Meadows Community College, UNLV, UNR, and Western Nevada College. Dependents of employees or officers of NV Energy are not eligible to apply. NV Energy offers up to 54 scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each to CCSD high schools as well as the categories of local charter, local private and CCSD accredited online/virtual schools. NV Energy reserves the right to determine the number of awards selected.

Verification of college enrollment (class schedule) will be required during the summer before check is mailed to the college. Scholarship funds must be applied toward tuition, fees and other appropriate educational expenses. These funds will be disbursed in equal payments over two semesters.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a U.S. Citizen or legal resident? (Required for application for this opportunity)
  2. Do any of your parents/guardians work at NV Energy?
  3. Please type the name of all parent(s)/guardian(s) that support you and their place of employment.
  4. In 300 words - Explain the importance of community service. *INCLUDE YOUR MOST MEMORABLE VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE*.
  5. School Clubs/Activities: Please list the club name, the grade you participated in it, and details of your participation for each club you participated within grades 9-12 (including in-school volunteer activities).
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