LAS VEGAS, NV (October 15, 2013) – 2014 Applications for the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Greater Las Vegas Scholarship Program are NOW available online. Eligible high school seniors have the opportunity to apply for a chance to be awarded a scholarship.
In May 2013, RMHC of Greater Las Vegas, RMHC, Inc., McDonald’s Owner/Operators of Greater Las Vegas and community partners awarded partners awarded 148 high school seniors and 51 alumni scholarships totaling more than $367,000, helping them reach their educational goals. Applications are available online now for 2014; visit rmhlv.org.
Application deadline for high school seniors is January 21, 2014.
Since 1999, the RMHC of Greater Las Vegas Scholarship Program has given out more than $2.8 million to students from Clark and Nye counties in Nevada. Eligibility requirements include:
- High school seniors in Clark County or Nye County schools planning to attend an accredited twoor
- four-year college, university or vocational/technical school following graduation.
- Applicants must have an unweighted cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher and be a legal U.S. resident
- less than 21 yrs. of age.
- Students of all ethnic backgrounds are eligible to apply.
The RMHC of Greater Las Vegas is part of the RMHC U.S. Scholarship Program, one of the largest scholarship programs of its kind in the country. Learn more online at rmhlv.org. Follow us online at https://www.facebook.com/RMHCLasVegas and https://twitter.com/RMHCVegas.
About RMHC® of Greater Las Vegas
Believing that every child deserves a comfortable and supportive place to grow, Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) of Greater Las Vegas is a non-profit, 501c3 organization that creates and supports programs that directly improve the health, education and well-being of children in our community. We fulfill our mission by providing a homeaway- from-home at the Ronald McDonald House® for families who travel to Las Vegas to receive critical medical treatment for their children, and manage programs that service the immediate needs of children and families in our community. For more information, visit www.rmhlv.org.