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Three of the winners of the Phil and Jennifer Satre Harrahs Employees Scholarship.

Like the students pictured above, you could be attending college with scholarships from the Community Foundation of Western Nevada. Generous fundholders have established scholarships to meet a variety of needs and help students accomplish their education goals.

Complete List of Scholarships

You probably have lots of questions. We have some answers. Check out the FAQ page and scroll down to the scholarship area.

*Students: Check out 16 Tips for Winning Scholarships!

To help you find even more tuition support we have listed links for you to explore other scholarship not managed by the Foundation.

Tuition Funding Sources is a privately owned website exclusively sponsored by Wells Fargo. It provides access to over 7 million scholarships.

Homeless Youth & Higher Education: Resources & Awareness for College Students in Need

Navigating College – Resource Guide for Homeless & Low-Income Students

National Scholarship Search Tool


Alpine Recovery Lodge Scholarship

Frank M. & Gertrude Doyle Foundation

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

Nevada Women’s Fund

Soroptimists International Truckee Meadows

Zonta  Young Women in Public Affairs
Obtain the Zonta  YWPA application online, complete and fax ( 775-333-5487) email: tturner@nevadafund.org, or post (50 Washington Street, Suite 300, Reno, NV 89503) to the Foundation office by the deadline directed by local Zonta Club.

Good luck!