Today is deadline: Rodeo Foundation student scholarships

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The Reno Rodeo Foundation is accepting online applications for its annual college scholarship program in support of high school students graduating in Northern Nevada.

Since 1986, the foundation has endeavored to promote educational opportunities to all eligible Northern Nevada high school graduates. Over the years, the foundation has helped fund hundreds of students in furthering their education. All interested applicants are encouraged to carefully review the eligibility requirements and the application guidelines before applying.

The number of scholarship recipients will vary based on the number of qualified applications received and the funding designated by the Reno Rodeo Foundation Board of Trustees.

New this year, Reno Rodeo Foundation is offering a Western Arts & Culture Scholarship to create further awareness and appreciation of western arts, culture and heritage in college-age Nevadans through recognition of outstanding potential, contributions and skill in the creative arts.

The Reno Rodeo Foundation scholarship application deadline is Feb.14. Click here for more information, to review the Scholarship Guidelines or to apply. For questions or additional information, contact the foundation at

Only online applications will be accepted.