Like the students pictured above, you could be attending college with scholarships from the Community Foundation of Northern Nevada. Generous fundholders created scholarships to meet a variety of needs and help students accomplish their educational goals. Scholarship applications open January 15.
(above: winners of the 2019 GIAR Scholarship with Gail Pfrommer.)
Complete List of Scholarships
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More Scholarship Resources
To help you find even more tuition support we have listed links for you to explore scholarships not managed by the Community Foundation.
- Tuition Funding Sources is a privately owned website exclusively sponsored by Wells Fargo. It provides access to over 7 million scholarships.
- The Path To College
- Homeless Youth & Higher Education: Resources & Awareness for College Students in Need
- Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarships
(Young Scholars Program, the College Scholarship Program and the Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship Program)
- Navigating College – Resource Guide for Homeless & Low-Income Students
- National Scholarship Search Tool
- Nevada Department of Health and Human Services – Education Opportunities
- College Financial Aid for Women
- Frank M. & Gertrude R. Doyle Foundation
- Alpine Recovery Lodge Scholarship
- 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: firstname.lastname@example.org, or post (50 Washington Street, Suite 300, Reno, NV 89503) to the Community Foundation office by the deadline directed by local Zonta Club.