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Explore Your Future with Alamo Colleges!

We offer what you need to achieve success. Come explore with us and find out why so many students have decided to call the Alamo Colleges the pathway to their future.

Not sure where to start? Our Career Assessment Tool can help.

 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 - 4:00pm
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 


NVC General (Alamo Colleges Foundation) Scholarship Application


The Alamo Colleges Foundation scholarship application is now open for academic year 2016-2017.
For more detailed instructions, FAQ's, and information on the application essays and processes, visit this link: Alamo Colleges Foundation.

Click Here to start your 2016-2017 Alamo Colleges Foundation application:

PRIORITY DEADLINE:  Sunday, April 3, 2016.

Final Deadline for Consideration: Sunday, September 11, 2016  

 If you miss the priority deadline, you can submit an application up to the final deadline to be considered for any additional scholarships that may become available. Only one application will be considered per academic year (the 2015-2016 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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