Annually, The Reno Rotary club offers two four-year, and two, two-year college scholarships to graduating seniors from Hug and Wooster High Schools.
The Reno Central Rotary Scholarship is a one-time $1,000 award, with the opportunity for the scholarship to be renewed with reapplication.
You are eligible to apply for this award if:
- you are a senior graduating from Hug or Wooster High School in Washoe County, Nevada
- you have a minimum GPA of 3.2
- you will attend college full-time in the fall of the application year and agree to maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0
- your family income shows a need for tuition assistance
- you have a minimum composite SAT of 1100 or 21/ACT score
- you agree to maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA and submit an unofficial copy of transcripts at the end of each semester they are receiving an award
Along with this application, you’ll be required to attach:
- SAT or ACT score report
- One letter of recommendation from a teacher
- One-page essay telling the selection committee why you have chosen your course of study and what you hope to accomplish with your education
The deadline to apply via the online application is February 28th. Renewal applications are also due by February 28th.