Colleges and Programs

EdD Programs – If you are considering an advanced degree in education, you may want to check out this website for degree programs and doctoral funding opportunities.

College Scholarships, Nevada – The ‘Quick Navigation’ feature on this website will help you find financial aid and scholarship information.

State of Nevada DOE, Approved, Traditional Teacher Education Programs – As you contemplate the notion of entering higher education for the purpose of teacher preparation in the state of Nevada, this list will provide you with degree completion providing institutions as well as non-degree providers.

Nevada College Grants Database – If you are a returning to college student, many options available for funding your higher education are provided on this website. Grants and scholarships are listed for you to research and consider.

Most Affordable Colleges in Nevada – If you are concerned about transfer credit to a Nevada institute of higher learning, or if you need guidance on locating a college that is affordable to you, or maybe you are just perusing the grant and scholarship options for the state…..this site is a great resource.

Teacher Certification Degrees, Nevada – If it’s your desire to become a teacher in the state of Nevada, there are many paths to certification. The various certification processes are outlined for you on this website.

Healthcare Pathways, Nevada – WOW! This is a wonderful website for information on the healthcare industry in Nevada relative to schools (long list here with offerings at each), education requirements for specific healthcare jobs, career and employer information. Definitely worth a look if you want to work in the healthcare industry or if you are currently in a career but want to maximize your potential or expand your expertise and skillset.

 

Job Seekers and Career

Nevada Government Jobs – Here’s a handy listing of government job openings by county, city, tribal sites, public utilities and other categories.

Nevada Employee Action and Timekeeping System, Jobs – On this website you can browse career opportunities via occupational group or simply by viewing the list of current openings over the past seven days.

iHireConstruction, Nevada – Very simply, you want a job in construction in the state of Nevada? Look no further than this search tool.

Nevada Estimates (State Occupational Employment and Wage Information) – Estimates for the state of Nevada job category employment and wages are available on this webpage of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics site. A great resource to review, perhaps, before you make that commitment to embarking on your career or even before a career educational program is undertaken.

Nevada Rural Water Association, Current Job Openings – If you can tolerate the fact that the link associated with each employment opportunity opens a .docx or a .pdf file, then you may just find the job you were looking for on this list.

Nevada Dept. of Public Safety, Jobs – A concise list of current openings in the department are available.

Vegas Health Jobs – An easy-to-peruse listing of current job openings in the healthcare industry as well as top employers in the field are listed.

Nevada System of Higher Education, Career Openings – NSHE openings as well as higher education institution openings are listed on this website.

Workforce Connections, Southern Nevada – This organization works to establish dynamic partnerships with employers and the community to connect job seekers to education, training and employment opportunities. They do this by having a solid understanding of what jobs local companies will need to fill in the years to come as today’s youth finish their education and enter the workforce. Resources here are of no cost to you.

State of Nevada DOE, School District Employment Opportunities – All Nevada district school systems are listed here with a link to either open positions or the respective district’s Human Resources Department.

Nevada Dept. of Administration, Student Internship Opportunities – While still a student, you can gain valuable real-world work experience in a professional setting, begin to establish a network of business relationships and make an impact on society while contributing your time as an intern to a state governmental agency.

 

Leadership and Development

Nevada Rural Health Information Hub – If you want the latest information on current healthcare situations or perhaps, just update yourself on trends and articles of the profession, this webpage on the RHI Hub is a super resource.

Nevada Health Organizations – If it’s a convenient, long list of organizations and affiliations in the healthcare industry across Nevada is what you need, look here!

African American Experience in Las Vegas – Users who enter this website will discover a connection to stories and historical evidence of the African American experience relative to Las Vegas history. The goal of this collaborative effort is to fully preserve the heritage of the Las Vegas black community – its businesses, schools, churches, social and political organization, publications and entertainment.

Friends of Nevada Wilderness – So far, the Friends of Nevada Wilderness has been successful in protecting over three million acres of wilderness. The steps toward long-term protection of these wild lands is lengthy. Continued work by the volunteers and members, an experienced board of directors and a talented staff help to progress this organization’s mission.

Nevada Student Alliance – This organization represents the primary student government ‘link’ for all NSHE student government organizations. Their purpose is to promote, foster, advance, represent and protect the interests and welfare of the students of the NSHE.

Nevada Technology Association – This team works to build the technology ecosystem in Nevada through collaborative leadership with the understanding that everyone can benefit from the promise of emerging technologies. NVTA offers events and programs to help spark the state’s digital tech future.

 

Entrepreneurs and Start-ups

Nevada Office of SBA – This website has an abundance of good and necessary information for the small business owner. Additional helpful information on topics such as licensing, trade name registration, permits and zoning ordinances.

How to Start a Business in Nevada – WOW! This site is a super resource for instructions and guidance on your business venture startup.

SilverFlume – This site may be the one and only stop you need to make in registering your new business or renewing a license or permit in Nevada.

Nevada Small Business Development Center – This statewide organization provides a unique array of service, expertise and training on behalf of small business development. Information and guidance in understanding and complying with environmental regulations is a key factor in their useful resources. There is network of facilities throughout the state of Nevada providing the services necessary to help start-up and ongoing businesses succeed.

Starting Your Business in Nevada – If you are a ‘step-by-step’ person, then this website on how to start your Nevada business in 7 steps will be a great resource for you. Behind each step is further information and guidance that is clear and concise without being overwhelming.

BusinessNameUSA – When this site says ‘One Stop Business Registration’ they mean it!! No matter what state, what type of business you are starting up or adding on to, licenses, permits, tax ID’s needed, you will be walked step-by-step through the process AND get a fee schedule so you know your due diligence start-up costs – at least from an administrative standpoint.

Nevada Small Business Grants – State funding agencies, categories and the application itself can be found here.

 

Veterans

Nevada Department of Employment, Training & Rehabilitation, Veteran Services – Many of the services needed by our country’s well-deserved veterans can be found here. Compensation claims, counsel on employment, educational programs, medical care entitlement, nursing home assistance, and other related activities and resources for veterans are available.

Nevada Department of Veteran Services – This organization is dedicated to helping Nevada’s veterans get the services, benefits and quality of life they deserve. The men and women of this department are honored to address any issue, problem or concern of Nevada’s veterans, serving military and their families.

NSHE Student Veterans – There are numerous education benefits available to active duty members of the U.S. Armed Forces. You may be eligible for more than one benefit. As well, knowing the benefit(s) best for your situation can save you money and ensure you get the most help possible.

Nevada Department of Veterans Affairs – On this site, veterans will find an abundance of information on centers, facilities, programs, benefits, and much much more. A super resource for our nation’s heroes.

The American Legion – Nevada – Here is a comprehensive resource directory to assist veterans, service members, and their dependents with questions about healthcare, financial assistant, and more.