Welcome to the Nevada Joint Union High School District Scholarship Site.  Scholarships available on this website are open to any student attending a Nevada Joint Union High School District High School and who meet the scholarship's criteria.
 

Scholarship Opportunities for all students:

The SchoolHouse Connection Youth Leadership and Scholarship Program-
 
The Nevada County Law Day Essay: APPLY, this is a great opportunity for all grade levels.  
 
University of Nevada, Reno: WUE (Western Undergraduate Exchange) information and more...great stuff if interested, check it out:NorCal-Newsletter-Vol-2-Issue-9.pdf
 

Scholarship Information & Updates by CLass:

Class of 2022
  • Welcome to your senior year... Take a look at the District Scholarship Application page.  Concentrate on your student writing responses and connecting with individuals to write you a letter of recommendation.  We will be meeting in your English class...no need to start anything until we meet.  Looking forward to meeting you!
    • Welcome Video-Scholarship & FAFSA Overview: Click Here
    • NEW (as of 10/6/2021)-How to Apply to LOCAL scholarships & FAFSA updates video: Click Here
    • Key Dates
      • 9/15/21-12/17/21 In class session and workshops to occur to build your Going Merry profile and apply to scholarships
      • 10/1/21 Local scholarships opens for 22-23 school year (we will be completing in class via Going Merry)
      • 10/12/21 FAFSA opens for 22-23 school year (we will be completing in class via Going Merry)
      • 10/19/21 Letter of recommendation requests need to be in with the individuals who are writing your letters
      • 11/19/2021 Staff/Community deadline to complete letters of recommendation (please indicate to community members you need your letter by this date)
      • 12/19/2021 Deadline for NJUHSD Scholarship Applications (by 9pm PST)
Class of 2023
  • We will be connecting throughout the school year.  Wishing you all the best!
Class of 2024
  • We will be connecting throughout the school year.  Wishing you all the best!
Class of 2025
  • Welcome to NJUHSD!  We are excited to meet you.  We will be connecting throughout the school year.  Wishing you all the best!  Get active in our community and involved in your school.  
 
Class of 2021 :

To Claim your 2021 Scholarship:

  • Complete your Thank You notes for each scholarship received & get them to Linda at NUHS
  • Complete your NJUHSD Scholarship Redemption Form-came to you in an email, Google Form
  • Send (via email, US Mail or drop off at NUHS) your transcript for the school you will be attending in the fall, listing 12 or more units
  • Scholarship payments will begin to be processed on 8/2/21 and can take up to 2 weeks to get to you
 

To Defer your 2021 Scholarship:

  • Please do the above with the exception of providing your transcript.  Instead, please write a letter indicating why you are deferring

YOU MUST CLAIM OR DEFER YOUR SCHOLARSHIP BY 10/29/21-You will forfeit scholarships if after this date.  

 

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Newsletter:

Spring/Summer 2021:

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Contact Information

Linda Melugin

District Scholarship/Fund Coordinator
11645 Ridge Road
Grass Valley, CA. 95945
Phone: (530) 273-4431 ext. 2038
Email:  lmelugin@njuhsd.com
 
You can follow the NJUHSD Scholarship Program on Twitter & Instagram:
NJUHSD Scholarship Program@Linda Melugin-Twitter 
Or
Instagram: njuhsdscholarships