NSC Foundation Scholarships

The Nevada State College Foundation funds a number of scholarship programs for students. Applications are reviewed by NSC committees which include faculty from across campus. Award amounts are determined by the Foundation based on donor agreements. Please keep in mind that Board of Regents' policies require scholarship recipients to have at least a 2.75 GPA.

The 2018-19 application will be available from December 15, 2017 through April 15, 2018.   

The following are some of the scholarships awarded for 2017-18:

For all students

  • Bank of Nevada - three $2,000 awards
  • Barnes and Noble Textbook Scholarship -  two $1,000 awards
  • Changing Lives Scholarship -   one $1,000 award
  • Glenn and Ande Christenson Scholarships -  three $5,000 awards
  • Henderson Chamber of Commerce Scholarship - two $2,000 award
  • Roberto's Taco Shop Scholarship - five $2,000 awards

For education majors

  • Dietrich Trust Scholarship - six awards totalling $25,000
  • Fred Maryanski Memorial Scholarship -  one $1,000 award 
  • Kasner Family Scholarship -  two awards totalling $3,866
  • Marydean Martin Scholarship -  two $2,000 awards

For business majors

  • Sletten Construction of Nevada -  one $2000 award
  • Wells Fargo Scholarships -  three $2,300 awards

For science majors

  • Fred Maryanski Memorial Scholarship -  one $1,000 award
  • Robert A. Swadell Memorial Scholarship -  two awards totalling $2,500

For nursing majors

  • Amanda Howard Nursing Scholarship - four $2,000 awards
  • Fred Maryanski Memorial Scholarship -  one $1,000 award
  • Nevada State College Nursing Scholarship - five $4,000 awards
  • Selma Bartlett Scholarship - one $5,000 award
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