Frederick and Janelle Geihs Memorial Scholarship

Cheyenne High School in Clark County, NV college-bound seniors with a 3.5 or higher GPA and who plan to major in education at an accredited college or university in Nevada may apply for this scholarship. Student must demonstrate financial need. This scholarship is intended for students who wish to someday teach in Nevada. One scholarship in the amount of $1000 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.

Friends and Family of Frederick and Janelle Geihs
Supplemental Questions
  1. Do you plan to attend a college/university in Nevada?
  2. Do you plan to major in education?
  3. Do you plan to use your college degree to become a teacher in Nevada?
  4. Essay - In 500 words, detail why would you like to become a teacher in Nevada.
  5. Please upload your most current transcript (unofficial).
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