Here are two ways to obtain financial aid scholarships, covering either partial or full tuition:

  1. Nevada Educational Choice Scholarship Program (Opportunity Scholarship) - via the Department of Education: Nevada Choice Scholarship Program
  2. OHIA Financial Aid

See below for details on how to apply:

Nevada Educational Choice Scholarship Program (Opportunity Scholarship):

Apply early, from Spring through Summer, to each foundation.

OHIA has been eligible as an Opportunity Scholarship recipient through the Department of Education since the 2016-2017 academic year. Learn more at

Apply to all available foundations (there are several) approved by the Department of Education (DOE). Check the DOE website for the latest information about the 2024-2025 open enrollment period, and sign up for email alerts from each eligible foundation that may offer you a scholarship. Similar required documents needed by OHIA Financial Aid will be requested by each foundation, you may use the list below.

OHIA Financial Aid:

The OHIA financial aid program is open to registered students. Omar Haikal Islamic Academy is an equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate based on race, creed, national origin, gender, religion, or ethnicity. OHIA financial aid applications will only be reviewed by the OHIA Founder after receiving a rejection letter for Nevada Educational Choice Scholarship Program (Opportunity Scholarship) scholarship applications. 

Please prepare the following documents to apply for OHIA financial aid:

  • Tax Transcripts for 2023, 2022, 2021, and 2020. OHIA only accepts transcripts from IRS.GOV
  •  The last three paystubs from both parents.
  • If you are a family that has gone through a divorce, please provide your legal divorce document. Any other documents you believe are necessary to show your total family income.
  • Any UI (Unemployment) information showing monthly income OR a denial statement letter.
  • Any documents from the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), such as Medicaid, TANF, SNAP.

Email all documents listed above to Laili Hudaifah at including your child's full name and date of birth.