Apply for scholarships

Students and the Scripps family pose in front of a backdrop.Did you know that the Reynolds School awards $166,000 in scholarships annually?

Reynolds School of Journalism scholarship applicants, please note:

  • Reynolds School of Journalism applicants must complete the scholarship application in MyNEVADA between November and February 1, annually.
  • Log in to 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) 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.

  1. Our scholarships are awarded to students who are declared journalism majors or pre-majors and are in good academic standing. Eligibility is limited to the semesters in which you are a full-time student at Nevada (12 undergraduate credits, 9 graduate credits). Community college credits and open enrollment. Extended Studies credits do not count.
  2. Please note that due to the large number of applicants, notification will be sent only to those who are receiving awards.