Be sure to check with your high school guidance counselor or ask about financial aid at your college admissions office. Here on this page we've identified a few of the most common scholarship programs that are available right in your state...
The Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation Scholarship
$1,000 to female Nevada college students who want to work in the entertainment and sports industry
Governor Guinn Millennium Scholarship Program
Scholarships to senior-year Nevada college students who have at least a 3.5 GPA.
Heidelberg University Out-Of-State Scholarship
Up to $12,000 per year to Nevada college freshman who do well in school.
EMU National Scholars Program
Up to $15,000 to Nevada college freshmen with a minimum 3.5 GPA.
MGMA Western Section Scholarships
Up to $5,000 to Nevada undergraduate or graduate students to study medicine.
NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships
Up to $3,500 to smart and young Nevada college students.
NSHSS Tesoro Youth Leadership Awards
Up to $2,500 to young Nevada college students who demonstrate good leadership.
TeenDrive365 Video Challenge
$15,000 to the best teen video demonstrating the importance of safe driving.
Duck Tape Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest
Up to $10,000 to the best dressed high seniors who attend the prom wearing outfits made out of duck tape!
Church's Chicken Community Scholarship Program
$1,000 to graduating high school seniors to attend college fulltime or part time.
Taco Bell Scholarship
$2,500 scholarships to young innovators and creators to pursue their dreams.
Tall Clubs International Scholarships
$1,000 scholarships to young tall college students. Read More
Obviously this list is just the tip of the iceberg in the vast ocean of available scholarships and grant programs. To get a more extensive idea of the funding opportunities you might be eligible for, visit these database websites to see which scholarship programs match you!