Essay Scholarship

  Eligibility: All high school seniors, current students attending a University or College, and Technical/Trade School students.  Should a student

   win the scholarship, they must attend the College, University, or Technical/Trade school as full-time students.

  General: All applications (click LVHCC Education Form 101) and documents identified on the application will be submitted to the LVHCC

   Education Committee at P.O. Box 97891 Las Vegas, NV 89193-7891.  Use the back of the application if more space is needed.  The

   Education Committee will review all application packages and recommend award of the scholarship to the most qualified applicant.

  Grade Point Average (GPA): All applicants shall have a minimum GPA of 2.5 – 2.7 cumulative unweighted (upon graduation from High

   School, for the current school year for all others).​

  Deadline for all applications is August 24.  Scholarship will be awarded at the Annual Pacific Islander Festival & Ho’olaule’a in September.

  The scholarship awardee will be obligated to appear at two LVHCC functions during the academic year in support of the LVHCC scholarship


  Verification of college enrollment (class schedule) will be required during the summer before check is mailed to the college. Scholarship funds

    must be applied toward tuition, fees and other appropriate educational expenses. These funds will be disbursed in equal payments over two


Contact LVHCC for additional information on Scholarships