Local Scholarships

Scholarship Announcement

Scholarship applications are now open for the 2022-2023 Academic year.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Full time female student at UNLV majoring in a science field or a full time female student at Nevada State College.
  • Must be a junior or senior (minimum 60 credit hours completed)
  • Have and maintain a GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Have financial need
  • Demonstrated desire to help others in the community
  • Involved in extracurricular activities
  • Submit a completed application and all required documentation by the deadline, June 10, 2022

For an application and complete criteria Scholarship Application 2022-2023 Fillable form

For years, AAUW Las Vegas has awarded scholarships to women attending the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV), Nevada State College, and College of Southern Nevada. Scholarship recipients receive funds as well as a student membership in AAUW Las Vegas and mentoring from branch members.

The Scholarship Committee reviews applications and selects scholarship recipients based on criteria pre-determined by AAUW Las Vegas.

The AAUW Las Vegas Scholarship fund includes proceeds from fundraising events, Bridge tournaments, monthly meetings projects, and individual contributions.

The scholarship year is from July 1 until June 30.

For more information about scholarships please contact:

AAUW Las Vegas Scholarships

To make a contribution to the scholarship fund, use the Donate link below to contribute using a credit card or PayPal.  If you prefer to write a check contact us at aauwlasvegas@gmail.com for information.

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State and National Scholarships, Grants, and Awards

Along with Local Scholarships, AAUW offers scholarships and grants on State and National levels. See the state and national websites for more information.