Scholarships

The Nevada Alumni Association and its alumni chapters awarded $72,000 in scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year. Chapters making awards include Asian American and Pacific Islander, Cheer and Spirit, The College of Business, Native American, Fallon, School of Medicine, Orvis School of Nursing, Sacramento, Southern California and Young Alumni. In all, more than 40 students will benefit from the financial support.

Special thanks to Nevada Alumni Association members, who support our endowed scholarship each year through a portion of their membership dues.

CHILDREN OF ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIPS
Children of University of Nevada alumni are eligible for scholarships from the Nevada Alumni Association. Simply fill out the University of Nevada scholarship application and check the "My Parents Graduated from the University" box in the special interest category. Scholarship applications can be found at https://my.nevada.unr.edu under "supplemental forms." The form is available Nov. 1. Students are encouraged to answer all questions and complete the essay questions. The priority deadline for the scholarship application is February 1.

GRADUATE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS
Alumni of the University of Nevada alumni are for scholarships from the Nevada Alumni Association. Please follow the directions on your graduate student scholarship page and indicate the University of Nevada as your undergraduate institution. Scholarship applications can be found at https://my.nevada.unr.edu under "supplemental forms." The form is available Nov. 1. Students are encouraged to answer all questions and complete the essay questions. The priority deadline for the scholarship application is February 1.

CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIPS
Many of our alumni chapters offer scholarships.