Lenise Christopher Memorial Scholarship

Western High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors planning to attend an accredited college/university may apply for this scholarship. Students must have a 3.5 or higher weighted GPA and be active in school and/or community. Up to two scholarships in the amount of $1,500 each will be awarded. This scholarship is renewable for an additional three years if student meets the college GPA requirement.

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.

$1,500.00 - Renewable
Supplemental Questions
  1. Essay - 300-400 words - Explain your participation in school and/or non-school activities, interests, and service.
  2. Please write a "Financial Need Letter" explaining why you need assistance with your college/school expenses.
  3. Please upload your most current transcript (unofficial).
  4. Please upload your resume.
  5. Please upload a letter of recommendation from someone who can speak to your determination and ability to succeed.
  6. Please upload a letter of recommendation (a second letter; any source other than a peer or relative).
  7. Please provide a copy of your letter of admission to a college or university (if available):
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