Alganesh Memorial Scholarship for Eritrean & Ethiopian Youth

Ethiopian or Eritrean college bound seniors planning to attend college in Nevada may apply for this scholarship. Student may be a senior at a charter, private, or Clark County School District school in Southern Nevada and must enroll as a full-time college student. Two scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each will be awarded. Interviews may be scheduled with the finalists.

Verification of college enrollment (class schedule) will be required during the summer before a 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.

Alganesh Memorial Scholarship for Eritrean & Ethiopian Youth
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you Eritrean or Ethiopian?
  2. Do you plan on attending a college or university in Nevada?
  3. Growing up between two cultures can help provide you with a wider perspective on life. How has this influenced your goals and what you want to accomplish in the coming years?
  4. Please upload your resume.
  5. Please upload your most current transcript (unofficial).