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WNC Scholarship Application Opens

Posted: January 31, 2019

By Applying, Students Are Eligible for More Than 250 Scholarships

Western Nevada College’s Foundation has made applying for scholarships even more enticing in 2019. Not only is more scholarship funding available, but the process of applying has been simplified, allowing students to easily apply for more than 250 scholarships with one, easy application.

Individuals planning to attend WNC next fall can begin applying for more than $300,000 in scholarship funding through the WNC Foundation on Friday, Feb. 1.

More than 250 scholarships are available. The WNC Foundation 2019-20 scholarship application is online at The deadline for applying is April 1.

The Western Nevada College Foundation is a non-profit, 501(c)3 that connects the college to the community for the purpose of raising funds and developing friendships that support college strategic initiatives, projects and student scholarships.

The foundation provides academic scholarships in partnership with WNC employees, community members, corporations and private foundations.

For more information on applying for a scholarship to WNC or starting your own scholarship, contact the WNC Foundation at 775-445-3240 or stop by the Foundation Office in Bristlecone Building 145.