Betty L. Shults Scholarship

Current or former Girl Scouts from GSSNV that are a senior with a 2.5 or higher GPA planning to attend an accredited college or university may apply for this scholarship. Student may be a senior at a Southern Nevada charter, private, or CCSD Nevada high school and must have earned their Gold or Silver Award from GSSNV council. Preference will be given to students that will be attending a Nevada college or university. One scholarship in the amount of $4,000 ($1,000/year) will be offered.

Verification of college enrollment (class schedule) will be required during the summer before a check is mailed to the college. Continued enrollment and a college GPA of 2.5 or higher will be required for each subsequent year before the check is mailed to the college. Scholarship funds must be applied toward tuition, fees and other appropriate educational expenses.

Girls Scouts of Southern Nevada
$1,000.00 - Renewable
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you earned your Girl Scout Gold or Silver Award from the Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada council?
  2. Essay (450-500 words) Please describe how your participation in the Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada shaped or influenced your college and career goals. Be as specific as possible. For instance, reference what aspects of the Girl Scouts program were most meaningful to you and why; what leadership skills you acquired and how you hope to use these in pursuing your college degree; and if your Girl Scouts involvement prepared you for your chosen career and college process, describe how.
  3. Please upload your most current transcript (unofficial).
  4. Please explain why you financially need this scholarship.
  5. Please upload your resume.
  6. Please upload a letter of recommendation to reflect your Girl Scout involvement and contribution.
  7. Please upload a letter of recommendation that reflects on your leadership qualities and abilities.
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