Skip to main content
Community Foundation of Northern Nevada Logo

Nicole Snyder Memorial Scholarship

Nicole Snyder Memorial Scholarship Fund

Description
The Nicole Snyder Girls Sports Scholarship is open to Douglas High School graduates in the 2021-2022 academic year who are pursuing university, college, community college, trade school, technical institute, vocational training, or other post secondary education programs. The award requires that you have earned a varsity letter or anticipate earning a varsity letter this school year, and that you maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA. Students receiving a full tuition scholarship from another source will not be eligible.  

Applicants are asked to write a one-page essay on the following topic: “Don’t measure yourself by what you have accomplished, but by what you should have accomplished with your ability.”  ~ John Wooden.  Explain what this quote means to you.   

Boys Sports Application

Girls Sports Application

Softball Application

Please include a copy of your student transcript, two letters of recommendation (one from a coach/athletic advisor, the other from a teacher/advisor, employer, pastor or leader of organization where you volunteer), and a one-page autobiography, along with your essay and attached application.

Deadline to Apply: April 8, 2022
Please submit attached application, essay, student transcript, two letters of recommendation, and autobiography by 4/8/22 to Ms. Kristina Erb in the Douglas High School scholarship office, or mail to:  

Nicole Snyder Memorial Scholarship Fund
951 Wintergreen Dr.
Gardnerville, NV 89460

If you should have any questions, please feel free to contact Ms. Erb by phone (782-5136) or by e-mail at scholarship@dcsd.k12.nv.us. Thank you.