New incoming freshmen students who have completed all admissions requirements by February 1 are automatically considered for new freshmen scholarship programs. These scholarship options vary on whether or not new freshmen applicants submit standardized test scores with their application packets.
To be considered for college and department scholarships, new and continuing undergraduate and graduate students must complete the annual scholarship application in MyNEVADA supplemental forms.
The Governor Guinn Millennium Scholarship Program provides scholarships to Nevada high school graduates that meet eligibility requirements.
National Merit Scholarship
The National Merit Scholarship provides select students with up to $16,000 per year for up to four years of consecutive undergraduate study at the University of Nevada, Reno.
Graduate student funding
Learn about assistantships, financial awards and external funding opportunities for graduate students.