Apply to the Esperanza Fund Assistance Program

Aug. 31, 2020

Applications are now being accepted for the Esperanza Fund. The purpose of The Esperanza Fund is to provide relief to Nevadans affected by COVID-19 who have been left out of government relief, such as immigrant individuals and families. Undocumented students are encouraged to apply. Eligibility: - Must be a currently enrolled UNLV student - Must be financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic - Must not have received any unemployment insurance benefits since March 16, 2020 - Must not have received a stimulus check under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act​​ Students can learn more and apply at A member of our staff will contact you within 48 hours of submitting this application (not including weekends). Applications are reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis. If selected, you will be provided $300. The application deadline is Sunday, September 13th at 11:59pm. If you have any questions contact Diversity Initiatives Emergency Assistance at Learn more about Diversity Initiatives at