Scholarships for Engineering Students
The College of Engineering offers a number of dedicated scholarships for engineering students. Eligibility criteria vary and include both need-based and merit-based scholarships, as well as scholarships dedicated to engineering students specializing in certain majors or subfields.
Scholarships range from $250 to $4,500. Some scholarships are renewable for more than one year.
The College of Engineering Scholarship Committee reviews eligible applications and matches students to best-fit scholarships. If you are selected for a scholarship, you will receive information about your scholarship amount in the Finances section of your MyNEVADA account.
Apply for an Engineering Scholarship
- Between November and February 1st of each year, to be considered for any institutional scholarship including departmental scholarships, University of Nevada, Reno students must complete the scholarship application in MyNEVADA: go to Student Center, Supplemental Forms, Scholarship Application.
- To be eligible for consideration for scholarships which require financial need, by March 1 annually, students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at fafsa.ed.gov and include federal school code 002568; University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, NV. Students not eligible to complete the FAFSA (such as international students or students with DACA status), may complete the Financial Aid Calculation for Non-FAFSA Eligible Students form by March 1 annually.
If you have additional questions about the terms of your scholarship, please contact Julia McMillan at firstname.lastname@example.org.