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Subject:  Sept. 1 - Oct. 1, 2021 Catholic Daughter of the Americas Scholarship Opportunity


Scholarship Opportunity


CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAS NEVADA STATE COURT is offering a one-time scholarship award of $250.00 to a Catholic girl entering either Bishop Gorman High School or Cristo Rey St. Viator College Preparatory High School as a freshman in 2021.


Applications will be accepted September 1 through October 1, 2021.  Award will be presented to the winner via a check to her respective high school, and if permissible at the celebration of the CDA Day on October 17, 2021 in person.

Application Requirements:

1.  Cover sheet which includes applicant’s name, phone number, email, and either Bishop Gorman or Cristo Rey St. Viator she will be attending in fall 2021.

2.  Resume of applicant’s academic and extra-curricular activities/accomplishments.

3.  Two letters of recommendation from non-family members, i.e. a coach, teacher, minister or adult friend of the family.

4.  Letter from parish where applicant’s family is registered verifying their registration.

5.  A 250-500 word essay, the applicant’s original work, double-spaced and typed on the following theme:

How do you show compassion and bring the spirit of God to others

For any questions or to submit an application, please email with subject heading: “Nevada State Catholic Daughters Education Scholarship Contest” to: Mailing address for entries will only be given by email.

National Catholic Daughters Scholarships Available:

Please visit for information on more scholarships offered by the National Court for high school, college, and post graduate students.

Membership Opportunity:

Catholic Women, 18 and over, are invited to join one of the largest organizations dedicated to promotes the value of service, to develop a deeper spirituality, and to offer members the joy of being with other Catholic women who work together and pray together.  Contact your parish, Diocese, or our State Membership Chair at


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