Vikings News · Scholarships for Student-Athletes


All Student-Athletes please read and Apply for the Scholarship opportunities offered through the Public Education Foundation. These scholarship applications close January 31, 2020 at 11:59pm.


Raymond Mathis Athletic Scholarship

CCSD, African American male seniors with a 3.0 unweighted GPA or higher who have actively participated in two or more years in high school sports/athletics and plan to attend an accredited college or university in Nevada may apply for this scholarship. Finalists may be interviewed. One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded.

Chris Cassell Memorial Baseball Scholarship

CCSD Nevada seniors who play varsity high school baseball and intend to play college baseball and will be enrolled as a full-time college student may apply for this scholarship. A 3.0 GPA or higher is preferred. One or two $2,500 scholarships will be awarded.

Tim Bombard Memorial Scholarship

All Nevada High School student-athletes, along with current Nevada College and University student-athletes, that are US citizens, including previous recipients of this scholarship, may apply. Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA or higher. Family income must be less than $90,000. Students with a full-ride athletic scholarship are not eligible to apply. Proof of participation on a college sports team must be submitted and verified (interscholastic only, intramurals do not qualify). One scholarship in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded. This scholarship is renewable for up to three additional years provided the student continues to meet the original requirements. Total scholarship will be $4,000 if requirements are met all four years. 

David Humm Scholarship Award for Courage

College-bound senior athletes living in Clark County, Nevada, may apply for this scholarship if they have shown courage in the face of adversity, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and have participated in sports/athletics. Applicants may be a senior at a charter, private, or CCSD high school. One scholarship in the amount of $2,500 will be awarded. 

Las Vegas Hospitality Association Sports Scholarship

CCSD, Private, or Charter High School seniors attending any Las Vegas area high school with a 2.5 or higher GPA who plan to pursue a degree in sports management, medicine, training, or will be playing a sport at the collegiate level may apply for this scholarship. Students receiving a full-ride athletic scholarship are not eligible to receive this scholarship. Students must plan to attend UNLV or CSN (though it is not a requirement) and financial need will be considered. One scholarship in the amount of $2,000 will be awarded.

Rich Abajian Leadership Scholarship Awarded by The Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame

Seniors living in Clark County, Nevada who have participated in athletics for the past four years and have a 3.2 or higher unweighted GPA may apply for this scholarship. The student may be a senior at a charter, private, or CCSD high school. Students must describe their participation in athletics and leadership roles. Five $2,500 scholarships will be offered.