Applying for Graduate College Scholarships


Sep. 9, 2020, 10:15pm

Office/Remote Location



Graduate studies comes with a large price tag. The cost of tuition and fees of graduate degree programs is roughly $30,000 per academic year. At UNLV, the Graduate College grants over $21million in graduate scholarships and funding. Many students also seek additional financial support through private scholarships and awards. This workshop will review scholarship opportunities, funding services, and valuable information on identifying, managing and reducing debt.

By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Learn where to find and apply for over $5.7 million available Graduate College scholarships, fellowships, and access grants 
  • Learn how to find and apply for graduate assistantships
  • Understand the differences between different types of funding, such as grants, loans, and scholarships

Professional Development Academy Program: N/A
Professional Development Academy Pillars: Wellness
Learning Experience: Lecture
Time Commitment: < 2 hours
Lifecycle Stage: Early-Mid Master’s, Early-Mid DoctoralPanelists/Facilitator(s): 

  • Brianne Heinle, Executive Director of Graduate Financial Services & Business Operations
  • Dr. Janet Dufek, Associate Dean & Professor, School of Integrated Health Sciences

Admission Information

This workshop is open to graduate students. Please RSVP at least 24 hours in advance for the workshop.

Contact Information

Graduate College
Grad Rebel

External Sponsor

Graduate College