Nevada residents have an extraordinary chance to complete their education without any tuition and class fees? Yes, it is possible with the Nevada Promise Scholarship. If you are a Nevada resident and planning to enroll in the College in Nevada, then forget about your educational expenses and complete your education free of worries. The scholarship is open to all Nevada high school students graduating between August 1 and June 15 who begin classes at WNC in the fall immediately following graduation. Recipients must be graduating high school students and cannot have earned a prior associate or bachelor’s degrees.
The aim of the scholarship if to ease the financial load on the students. The Nevada Promise Scholarship is a last-dollar scholarship that was established by the Nevada State Legislature in 2017. The scholarship incorporates service-learning and mentorship with academics, intending to increase enrollment in higher education and improving overall student achievement, by eliminating financial barriers and allowing students to place greater emphasis on their education. It encourages the students to make most of their higher education.
At WNC, they aim not only to ensure the success of students in the classrooms and academic programs but also to create holistic individuals who are prepared to excel in their chosen academic fields and serve as leaders in their communities. They are proud of the college’s academic rigor, small class sizes, and personalized instruction taught by some of the very best faculty in the great state of Nevada. Staff members on their team also provide students with a positive and nurturing environment. This aids in students’ completion of academic goals and prepares them to actively participate in a robust workforce.
Here is the table below for more information about the program:
|Organization||Western Nevada College|
|Educational Level||University or college students|
|Access Mode||Online or Offline|
|Number of Awards||Undefined|
|Nationality||Domestic and International|
|Application Deadline||October 31|
Who May Be Eligible?
Check the eligibility requirements set by the institution for this scholarship program:
- The scholarship is open to all Nevada high school students graduating between August 1 and June 15 who begin classes at WNC in the fall immediately following graduation. Recipients must be graduating high school students and cannot have earned a prior associate or bachelor’s degrees.
- To qualify for funding, applicants must be classified as a Nevada resident for tuition purposes and must have earned a high school diploma from a private or public high school located in this state, or a public high school that is located in a county that borders this state and accepts pupils who are residents of this state.
- Students may also qualify if they earn their general equivalency diploma (GED or HSE) before the age of 20.
How to Apply
Interested students who are eager to get funding for their education can apply for the scholarship. The first step to applying for the program is student enrollment in the college listed. Fellows should complete the admission process to be considered for the scholarship. Applicants should submit the enrollment form before the deadline to be considered; no late or incomplete applications will be entertained. Fellows should submit the online application form of the scholarship by answering all the questions and submitting requirements.
- Admission application, scholarship application, and the other materials that verify eligibility.
The scholarship provides sufficient funds to lower the academic costs stress on the students. It allows students to complete their higher education without paying tuition and class fees. It motivates the students to work hard and maintain an excellent academic record to do better in their careers. The funds are utilized only to pay related educational costs.
The deadline to apply for the Nevada Promise Scholarship is October 31.