CSN Nevada Promise Eligible Student

CSN Priority Deadlines

Priority Deadlines are suggested to help maintain eligibility for the Nevada Promise Scholarship. 

  • Complete the 2020-21 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on or before December 31, 2019.
  • Maintain enrollment in at least 12 credits that are applicable to an eligible program of study for spring 2020 and fall 2020.
    • Spring enrollment begins November 2019 & spring classes begin January 2020.
  • Fall enrollment opens in May 2020 & fall classes begin August 2020.

Nevada Promise Scholarship Deadlines

CSN Promise Eligible students must complete the following steps to renew the Nevada Promise Scholarship for the 2020-21 academic year:

  • Complete the 2020-21 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on or before March 1, 2020.
  • After completing the FAFSA, if selected for an additional verification process, this must be completed on or before June 1, 2020
  • Complete and submit 16 hours of community service (Eight hours per fall and spring semester). 
    • Eight hours of community service completed between June 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 must be submitted on or before January 1, 2020.
    • Eight hours of community service complete between January 1, 2020 and May 31, 2020 must be submitted on or before June 1, 2020.
  • Complete and report two mentor meetings, one meeting in fall 2019 and one meeting in spring 2020.
    • Complete one mentor meeting between June 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 and submit the mentor meeting form on or before January 1, 2020.
    • Complete one mentor meeting between January 1, 2020 and May 31, 2020 and submit the mentor meeting form on or before June 1, 2020.
  • Enroll in a minimum of 12 credits per semester (fall and spring) that are applicable to a program of study.
    • CSN Promise Eligible students must meet with an Academic Advisor before changing their major or registering for the next semester to ensure that the changes will not affect their financial aid eligibility.
    • CSN Promise Eligible students must maintain enrollment in a Degree/Certificate Seeking (DCS) academic program.  Declaration of Major changes can take seven to ten business days to process.
  • Maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) every semester.