Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
341
Days
April 23 2022
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Commitment to teaching in Nevada statement
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  • Checkmark Community Service
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Governor Guinn Millennium Scholarship

Description

A Kenny C. Guinn Memorial Millennium Scholarship may be awarded to four students each year to supplement current Gov. Guinn Millennium Scholarship students who meet the following criteria: Must have satisfied the eligibility requirements of the Millennium Scholarship pursuant to NRS 396.930; Be enrolled in and remain enrolled in a course of study leading to licensure in elementary or secondary education; . State a commitment to teaching in Nevada upon graduation; and Have a record of community service. The maximum annual award for the selected applicants, to the extent of available funding, will be in an amount not to exceed $5,000 each to pay the educational expenses of the recipient for the next school year. Eligible institutions are the University of Nevada, Reno; University of Nevada Las Vegas; Great Basin College; Nevada State College; Sierra Nevada College; a non-profit university that awards a bachelors degree to Nevada residents (i.e. Western Governor University, etc.); any other college or university which awards a bachelors degree in education and which is designated by the Board as an institution representative of northern or southern Nevada.

Amount Details

$5,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Nevada
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Education

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Commitment to teaching in Nevada statement
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Email
  • Checkmark Community Service
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Contact
Scholarship Contact
MillenniumScholars@nevadatreasurer.gov
Tel: 702-486-3383
Fax: 702-486-3246 Address Nevada State Treasurer's Office
555 E Washington Avenue, Suite 5200
Las Vegas, NV 89101