First Responder Scholarship

Veterans Tribute CTA seniors living in Clark County, NV with a 2.0 or higher GPA planning to study Law Enforcement or Emergency Medical Services at an trade school, 2-year college, or 4-year university may apply for this scholarship. Recipient must enroll as a full-time college student. One scholarship in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded.

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.

Veterans Tribute Career and Technical Academy
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload a letter of recommendation from a community service organization.
  2. Please upload your resume.
  3. Please upload your most current transcript (unofficial).
  4. Students at Veterans Tribute are engaged in collaborative problem-solving while promoting respect and responsibility in honor of those who have served our nation and community. We pride ourselves in preparing everyday heroes who are ready for any post-secondary plan they choose.
    • During your time at VTCTA, you have been actively engaged in setting and meeting goals that align with your post-secondary plans. In a double spaced essay of 300-500 words, please answer the following questions, providing specific details and examples: Why do you want to be a first-responder? What experiences (at VT, in your personal life, etc.) led you to this post-secondary plan? What are your academic and career goals after you graduate?