Western High School Clark County, Nevada, seniors planning to attend an accredited college/university may apply for this scholarship. Students must have a 3.5 or higher weighted GPA and be active in school and/or community. Up to two scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each will be awarded. This scholarship is renewable for an additional three years if student meets the college GPA requirement.

Scholarship Sponsor

The Public Education Foundation

Award Type

$1,000 Cash

Gender Eligibility


Other Requirements/Criteria


Geographic Criteria: Nevada Resident
Criteria / Requirements:

  1. Essay – Explain your participation in school and/or non-school activities, interests, and service. 300-400 words
  2. Please write a “Financial Need Letter” explaining why you need assistance with your college/school expenses.
  3. Please upload your most current transcript (unofficial).
  4. Please upload your resume.
  5. Please upload a letter of recommendation from someone who can speak to your determination and ability to succeed.
  6. Please upload a letter of recommendation (a second letter; any source other than a peer or relative)


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