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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
(210) 486-4513
Mon - Thu: 7:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4 pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm

Here at NVC we hope to provide a valuable resource for scholarship opportunities from the Alamo Colleges and many other sources. Various scholarships are available for students pursuing studies in higher education.

Check out links to the left for further information about:

Internal (Foundation) Scholarships 
Other (NVC/Institutional/Grant) Scholarships
External Scholarships 
Transfer Scholarships 


INTERNAL SCHOLARSHIPS 2015-2016 NVC General (Alamo Colleges Foundation) Scholarship Application


The Alamo Colleges Foundation scholarship application is CLOSED for academic year 2014-2015. The academic year 2015-2016 scholarship application will open Monday, January 12th, 2015 at 8:00am.

For more detailed instructions, FAQ's, and information on the application essays and processes , visit this link: Alamo Colleges Foundation.

Beginning 01/12/2015, click "Apply Now" below to get started on your 2015-2016 Alamo Colleges Foundation application:

PRIORITY DEADLINE:  Sunday, April 5, 2015.

Final Deadline for 2014-2015 Consideration: Sunday, September 13, 2015

 If you miss the April 5th deadline, you can submit an application up to September 13th to be considered for any additional scholarships that may become available for 2015-2016. Only one application will be considered per academic year (the 2013-2014 application is now closed). Transcripts must be provided by the application deadline date, so please visit Alamo Colleges Foundation Website for further detailed information.


CLICK BELOW for the following resources at NVC:

Visit the NVC Writing Lab (WAC) and perfect your essays!

Visit the NVC Career & Transfer Services (CATS center) to build resume, create personal statements, and much more!

Visit our Financial Aid site to obtain more information on the FAFSA!   

To request transcripts at NVC, please refer to Records and Transcripts.


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