Graduating high school seniors in Clark County are invited to apply for one of 10, $3,500 Cox Diversity Scholarships. Applications and submission instructions are available online from The Public Education Foundation at thepef.org. The deadline to apply is February 11, 2022.
The Cox Diversity Scholarships are presented in partnership with The Public Education Foundation and the following Southern Nevada-based diverse organizations: 100 Black Men; Asian Community Development Council; Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce of Nevada; Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada; Junior League of Las Vegas; Las Vegas Hawaiian Civic Club; Latin Chamber of Commerce; LGBTQ Center of Southern Nevada; Nevada Hispanic Business Group and Urban Chamber of Commerce.
The competitive scholarships require applicants to be on track for graduation with a minimum 2.5 grade point average, provide demonstrated leadership and community service as well as submit an essay focused on asignificant leader from their respective diverse community in Southern Nevada.
Cox Communications has presented $280,000 in Cox Diversity Scholarships to high school graduates in Clark County since 2014.
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Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applicationsand services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve nearly seven million homes and businesses across 18 states.
We’re dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities, and the characteristics that makes each one unique. Cox Communications is the largest division of CoxEnterprises, a family-owned business founded in 1898 by Governor James M. Cox.