The deadline to apply via the online application is February 28th.
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