At Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada, we know how hard our girls and
their families work to build women of courage, confidence and
character who make the world a better place. We are excited to help in
this journey by offering scholarships to those who qualify.
For girls, the Girl Scout Scholarship may cover a percentage of the
membership fee or uniform costs or one camp session for their first
year of Girl Scouting.
Girl Scouts must participate in GSSNV product programs and meet the
requirements for a participation patch to qualify for additional scholarships.
Troops/Groups should plan a self-sustaining budget. Through
money-earning activates and adequate saving/spending plans,
troops/groups should be able to cover activity expenses and
If troops/groups cannot meet their financial goals, they should
For adults, the Girl Scout Scholarship covers a percentage of the
membership fee. Adults must take on Troop Leader position or Service
Unit Team position to be eligible for a scholarship and meet the
requirements of qualifying for a scholarship. Volunteer Essentials
must be complete before a qualifying adult scholarship will be processed.
Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada reserves the right to determine who
qualifies for a GSSNV scholarship. Application will be reviewed by
GSSNV Staff. The amount of funds granted varies on qualifications and
Complete the Scholarship Application and attach a copy of one
of the following:
- Your 2018 (or later) tax return OR,
- A current TANF,
SNAP, or Medicaid approval letter with the applicant's name, OR
- A foster custody letter
Please note: If one of the required documents listed above is
not received within 10 business days of submitting your request, your
request will close and need to be resubmitted.
Please allow 5 business days for your request to be reviewed. You
will receive a determination email from the Girl Scouts of
Southern Nevada outlining the details of the scholarship and next steps.
Scholarships are awarded at 40% to 100% of total costs and are
determined based on federal tax guidelines.
If approved for a full or partial scholarship, the parent or
guardian will be responsible for the remaining balance which can be
paid online or in person at the Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada Council Office.
Please note: Memberships will not be active until the
balance is $0.
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