|Monthly||SCHOLARSHIP EXPERTS: Multiple scholarships, one a month $1,500-$10,000||https://www.scholarshipexperts.com/scholarships/our-scholarships|
|Monthly||STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS: Multiple scholarships for students amounts ranging from $500-$10,000||http://www.studentscholarships.org|
|Monthly||SCHOOL TUTORING ACADEMY MONTHLY SCHOLARSHIP: Students ages 16-22, write a 300-400 word essay on their topic of the month for a $500 scholarship||http://schooltutoring.com/scholarship/|
|Varies||SCHOLARSHIP GUIDANCE: Multiple Scholarships $1,000-$10,000||http://scholarshipguidance.com/all_scholarships.php|
|Always||RAISE.ME earn money for college||https://www.raise.me|
|Now Open No Deadline||CNM SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION: Need CNM ID number to apply, must be attending CNM for 2019-2020 school year, multiple dept scholarships available, apply early.||https://www.cnm.edu/depts/financial-aid/forms/cnm-scholarship-application|
|4/16/2019||SUSSMAN-MILLER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AWARD PROGRAM: Be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident with a green card.|
Be a legal New Mexico resident for a minimum of one year
Be graduating from an accredited public or private high school
Have cumulative 3.0 GPA in high school academic grade-bearing subjects
Be awarded a financial aid package that does not meet demonstrated need
Be accepted by and have chosen to attend a U.S. post-secondary, accredited, non-profit or public educational institution as a full-time student taking a minimum of 12 credit hours of grade-bearing courses per semester. Students planning to go to an out-of-state school or in-state private school.
|4/22/2019||STUDENT-VIEW SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Complete a short survey about colleges in your area drawings for $4,000, $1,000, and $500||http://student-view.com|
|4/26/2019||FIRST CHOICE COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE SCHOLARSHIP: Must be a graduating senior with a 2.5+ GPA, must be enrolled or planning on entering into a health related course of study, must complete application, 2 letters of recommendation, and personal statement, preference will be given too students attending NM schools||See Mrs. Baca for application|
|4/29/2019||YOUTH IN FOSTER CARE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Applicants may be high school graduating seniors or recent graduates, or those with a GED certificate or an undergraduate in college. Be a New Mexico resident for a minimum of one year|
Have been in the New Mexico foster care system for a minimum of one year
Be between the ages of 17 and 21 at time of initial application
Have a minimum cumulative GPA 2.5 for high school or have completed a GED program, OR have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA in college
One to two awards up to $1,000 will be given annually.
|4/30/2019||NAEHCY SCHOLARSHIP: Applicant must be under the age of 21 prior to the application due date;
Applicant must be actively pursuing post-secondary education;
Applicant must be homeless or have been homeless at any time during their school attendance. Parameters on homeless status are defined by the McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Act
|5/1/2019||STATE BAR OF NM "BREAKING GOOD" VIDEO CONTEST: The State Bar of New Mexico invites all New Mexico high school students, grades 9-12, to participate in the third annual Breaking Good Video Contest. The Contest provides students an opportunity to share their creative and artistic talents while learning about non-profit civil legal service providers in their community. Through their work, students will be able to help educate others about providers and the legal services made available to New Mexicans. Videos, judged by a panel of lawyers, judges and and local media arts representatives, will be evaluated according to content, originality, purpose, and production. Judges will evaluate the finalist videos, picking three winners. $500, $750, $1,000 plus a $500 teacher prize.||http://www.nmbar.org/breakinggood|
|5/1/2019||DISTRACTED DRIVING FAMILY PLAN SCHOLARSHIP: open to high school, college or university students nationwide. Students must be US residents. Write an essay. First Place Prize: $2,500|
Second Place Prize: $1,500 Third Place Prize: $1,000
|5/15/2019||UNM CAMP SCHOLARSHIP: Must be a U.S Citizen or U.S Permanent Resident, Must be a first-time freshman and attend UNM full time, Must demonstrate financial need One of the following three statements must apply to you.|
-Have you, or at least one immediate family member, spent a minimum of 75 days during the past 24 months as a migrant or seasonal farmworker?
-Or Are you eligible to participate, or have participated, in the Migrant Education Program (K-12) while in school.
-Or Are you eligible to participate, or have participated, in a National Farmworker Job Program or Department of Labor Employment Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).
|5/24/2019||B. DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP: Open to all high school juniors and seniors, Must write an essay on "Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most. Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual" $1,000||http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm|
|5/31/2019||CNM SUNCAT SCHOLARSHIP: -Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be received by CNM - Students without a Social Security Number are eligible without a FAFSA and will be identified by CNM Admissions.|
-Qualify for New Mexico resident tuition.
-Be a first-time college student Fall 2019 who has never attended college previously, unless it was as a dual credit student.
-Commit to a full time schedule for Fall, Spring and Summer terms.
-Place into college level courses or a maximum of two courses below the 1000 level. If you place into courses below the 1000 level, they can only be from the following list:
- IRW 980
- or MATH 980.
-Be majoring in an approved degree program, including any Associate of Arts, Associate of Applied Science or Associate of Science degree, except coordinated entry programs. Certificate programs are also not eligible. $700 or more per semester
|6/6/2019||THE ANDREW PIECH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: One or more scholarships are awarded each year to New Mexico graduating high school seniors and/or continuing college students. Students must pursue a degree or certificate from a nonprofit or public school: an automotive or technical vocational institution including community colleges. Student may attend school full or part-time.||http://albuquerquefoundation.org/andrew-piech-memorial-scholarship.aspx|
|6/6/2019||DAVID R. WOODLING MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: This fund was established in 2007 by The Stocker Foundation, in memory of David R. Woodling, to support students attending an accredited nonprofit or public educational institution in pursuit of a CERTIFICATE OR DEGREE IN A METALS TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM with a concentration in machine tool technology and welding.||http://albuquerquefoundation.org/david-r-woodling-memorial-scholarship.aspx|
|6/14/2019||SOUDER, MILLER & ASSOCIATES SCHOLARSHIP: $1,500 scholarship opportunity to Native American students pursuing a four-year degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics. Student must be enrolled member of a Pueblo or Tribe and a high school graduate by June 2019 who has been accepted by an accredited U.S. college or university.||http://www.soudermiller.com/tss|
|6/15/2019||HORATIO ALGER NATIONAL CAREER & TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Must have completed high school by Spring 2019, be enrolled in a 2 year or less career or technical degree/certificate program by fall 2019, attend a not-for-profit post secondary institutuion, demonstrate financial need (FAFSA Pell Grant eligible), be a U.S. citizen, $2,500||https://application.horatioalger.org/Security/Login.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2f|
|6/17/2019||SUSSMAN-MILLER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AWARD PROGRAM: Be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident with a green card.|
Be a legal New Mexico resident for a minimum of one year
Be graduating from an accredited public or private high school
Have cumulative 3.0 GPA in high school academic grade-bearing subjects
Be awarded a financial aid package that does not meet demonstrated need
Be accepted by and have chosen to attend a U.S. post-secondary, accredited, non-profit or public educational institution as a full-time student taking a minimum of 12 credit hours of grade-bearing courses per semester. Students planning to attend an in-state school.
|6/19/2019||BIG SUN SCHOLARSHIP: All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute. Must write an essay. $500||http://www.bigsunathletics.com|
|6/30/2019||SCW DREAMER SCHOLARSHIP: Must be a dreamer (immigrant under 25, entered US before age 16, have lived in US for at least 5 years) Plan to attend college in fall 2018, 3.0 GPA, $2,500||http://workinjuryaz.com/phoenix-workers-compensation-lawyers/|
|9/17/2019||WE THE FUTURE CONTEST/SCHOLARSHIP: For grades 9-12, you must write and essay, write and compose a song, conduct a focus group/survey, OR make a public service announcement, 4 $1000 one for each area, see website for more details and rules.||https://constitutingamerica.org/contest-categories/#toggle-id-3|
|9/19/2019||AYN RAND ESSAY CONTEST: Must be a senior, write an essay, will award over 230 prizes, totaling more than $70,000.||https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests#atlasshrugged-1|
|No Deadline||NM FRIENDS OF FOSTER CHILDREN AWARD: • Be between the ages of 17 and 25 (Note: previous scholarship recipi- ents are eligible to reapply each year); • Have been in the New Mexico foster care system for six months or longer at some point in your life (you are included if you were in the custody of the state of New Mexico due to abuse or neglect, even if you stayed with members of your extended family during that time)||http://www.nmffc.org/applications/|
|8/31/2018||ASPIRING NURSE SCHOLARSHIP: High school senior who plan to pursue college education in nursing, A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics,|
a passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare, $1,000
|9/27/2018||QUEST BRIDGE NATIONAL COLLEGE MATCH: For seniors, college and scholarship application process that helps outstanding low-income high school seniors gain admission and full four-year scholarships to the nation's most selective colleges.||https://www.questbridge.org/high-school-students/national-college-match|
|9/30/2018||DON'T TEXT AND DRIVE SCHOLARSHIP: You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident. Complete the application including a 140-character message about texting while driving. The top 10 applications will be selected as finalists. The finalists will be asked to write a full length 500- to 1,000-word essay about texting while driving. $1,000||https://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_2018_dont_text_and_drive_scholarship_9304.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201807&utm_content=9387ccfd02fb5cc4f93f1c3acca9c150|
|10/1/2018||CIA UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM:||https://www.cia.gov/careers/student-opportunities/undergraduate-scholarship-program.html|
|10/1/2018||COCA-COLA SCHOLARSHIP: Current high school senior, US Citizen, US Nationals, US Permanent Resident, Refugees, or Asylees, Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited US post-secondary institution, multiple $1000+ awards||http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants/#programs|
|10/6/2018||AES ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP: $500, This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.|
You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible. Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question:
"When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey?"
|10/12/2018||YOUNG ARTS SCHOLARSHIP: Young Arts winners represent a dynamic group of artists who go on to become leading professional in their fields. Alumni are Oscar, Grammy, Emmy and Tony award nominees. They dance with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the New York City Ballet, and play in the Chicago Symphony and New York Philharmonic Orchestras. Their work appears on the New York Times bestseller list, at The Museum of Modern Art and in the Sundance Film Festival. Up to $10,000 monetary award|
(total awarded each year is over $500,000)
|10/12/2018||U.S. SENATE YOUTH PROGRAM: Current junior or senior, hold a current elected student office in student government, civic or educational organization; and be a permanent resident of the United States whose parent(s)/guardian(s) reside in New Mexico.||http://www.nmassp.org/id14.html|
|10/2/2017||HISPANIC HERITAGE FOUNDATION: Student must be a high school senior graduating in 2018, planning to enroll in bachelor’s degree program in fall 2018, identify as Hipanic/Latino, minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher, must attend a regional ceremony, be a US citizen or permanent resident, up to $3,000||http://hhfyouthawards.com/2017/forms/login.php|
|10/24/2015||INTERNATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL ESSAY CONTEST: 4 different scholarships $5,000 $3,000 $2,000 and $1,000; Must submit essay "Considering the Political Climate in the U.S. and the World, How Much Value Do You Place on your Right to Vote."||Click on the link from the website for application See Mrs. Baca for questions|
|10/17/2018||WENDY'S HIGH SCHOOL HEISMAN SCHOLARSHIP: Must have maintained at least a B average, participated in at least one school-sponsored sport, and are a leader in your community and role model at your school||https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/application/|
|10/22/2018||ASSOCIATION OF CHINESE AMERICAN ENGINEERS & SCIENTISTS OF NM- YOUNG ASIAN AMERICAN STUDENT AWARD: ACES/NM is now accepting applications for the annual Young Asian American Student Award. Three to five awardees will be selected, and each recipient will be recognized and awarded a $250 scholarship at the annual ACES/NM Annual Meeting in December 2018.|
Eligibility: The application is open to all U.S. citizens or permanent residents with Asian heritage currently enrolled in 10th to 12th grade at greater Albuquerque area high schools.
|10/31/2017||STOKES EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP/NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY (NSA) OPPORTUNITY: You must major in computer science or computer/electrical engineering and meet the following requirements:|
•Must be a U.S. citizen
•Must be eligible to be granted a security clearance
•A high school senior at the time of application
•A minimum SAT/College Board score of 1200 (600 Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, 600 Math) or ACT of 25
•An unweighted GPA of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale is preferred
•Demonstrated leadership abilities
|10/25/2018||HORATIO ALGER ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP: Be enrolled full time as a high school senior in the United States; be progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2019 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation|
Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non- profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two- year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution)
Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required) Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0; and
Be a United States citizen $25,000
|10/31/2018||ACT COLLEGE AND CAREER READINESS CHAMPIONS SCHOLARSHIP: High school seniors who have overcome challenges and can articulate their education and/or career actions. |
At a minimum, students must have a composite ACT score of 22 on a single test date, $500
|11/2/2018||DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. SCHOLARSHIP: Students must be a high school senior, must be planning to enroll full time to a college/university for fall 2019, 2.5+ GPA, 1 letter of recommendation, essay, transcript, $500-$2,000||Download from paper application tab or see Mrs. Baca for application|
|11/6/2018||PRUDENTIAL SPIRIT OF COMMUNITY AWARD: Students in grades 5-12 who live in the 50 states or Washington, D.C., and have conducted a volunteer service activity within the past year. $1,000 + free trip to Washinton DC, up to $5,000||https://spirit.prudential.com|
|11/9/2018||UNM BA/MD PROGRAM DEADLINE: Academic excellence (ex. GPA, ACT/SAT scores, honors courses, and advance placement courses), community involvement, volunteer experience, commitment to practice medicine in NM, honors and awards, extracurricular activities, 3 letters of recommendation, personal statement, and interview||http://som.unm.edu/education/md/bamd/index.html|
|11/15/2018||FISHER AND TALWAR GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP: Must be a U.S. citizen.|
Must be a full-time student who is currently attending (or planning to attend full-time) an accredited institution of higher education.
Must provide proof of current enrollment or plans to enroll in an accredited institution of higher education. If you have not received acceptance, you may still apply, but be sure to provide proof of acceptance and enrollment for the scholarship to be released.
Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA. $1,000
|11/15/2018||ELKS NATIONAL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP: Must be a high school senior who is a U.S. citizen. The top 20 MVS finalists will attend the Most Valuable Student Leadership Weekend from April 11-14, 2019, in Chicago to interview for the top awards of $50,000, $40,000 and $30,000. The remaining 14 finalists will receive $20,000 each.|
480 other deserving national finalists will receive $4,000 scholarships to support their college education.
|11/20/2018||CARSON SCHOLARSHIP FUND: Students must be in grades 4-11; 3.75 GPA for current years report card in core classes; display strong humanitarian qualities; participate in community service beyond what is required in school; $1,000||Download from paper application tab or see Mrs. Baca for application|
|UNM COLLEGE READINESS PROGRAM: Current High School Juniors who reside in the ABQ/Metro Area, Low income and/or first generation and/or be in an underserved population, Have a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA, The program consists of three parts:|
-Spring 2019-ACT Prep + Family Seminar
-Summer Residential Camp at UNM - Students live in the UNM Dorms and Explore what UNM has to offer
-Fall 2019-College & Career Readiness + Family Seminar
3 FREE ACT Tests - Based on class participation students can get up to 3 ACT tests paid for by CPP
|11/29/2018||DANIEL'S FUND SCHOLARSHIP: The Daniel’s Scholarship Program offers a four-year college scholarship to a nonprofit accredited college or university in the U.S. to high school seniors from Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming who demonstrate exceptional character, leadership, and a commitment to serving their communities||http://www.danielsfund.org/Scholarships/Index.asp|
|12/1/2018||UNM REGENTS AND PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIP APP DUE: Students must be tentatively admitted to UNM and meet requirements to receive Woodward Scholars, UNM Scholars, OR Bridge Scholarship||http://scholarship.unm.edu/scholarships/|
|12/1/2018||NMSU PRESIDENTS', ASSOCIATES, HIGHER ACHIEVER LEADERSHIP AND HONORS EXCEL SCHOLARSHIP APP DUE:|
Students must be tentatively admitted and have the ScholarDollar$ application completed
|12/1/2018||DELL SCHOLARS PROGRAM: Participating in a Michael & Susan Dell Foundation approved college readiness program (AVID/Upward Bound)|
Graduating from an accredited high school this academic year
Earning a minimum of a 2.4 GPA
Demonstrated need for financial assistance
Eligible to receive a federal Pell grant in first year of college
Planning to enroll full-time in a bachelor’s degree program at an accredited higher education institution in the fall directly after your graduation from high school
|12/2/2018||JOHN LONG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Must be a high school senior, 3.5+ GPA, majoring in Engineering, $500||https://www.goingmerry.com/scholarships/john-long-memorial-scholarship/awards/december-2018|
|12/7/2018||COMCAST LEADERS & ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP: Have a demonstrated commitment to community service, outstanding qualities in character, integrity and leadership; Be enrolled as a high school senior; Reside in a community served by Comcast; Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university or vocational-technical college in the United States for the entire 2019-2020 academic year; Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent); Demonstrate financial need; $2,500 (multiple awards)||https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/leadersandachievers/|
|12/10/2018||LEDA SCHOLARS PROGRAM: Supports high-achieving students from low-income families in gaining admission to selective colleges. Each year, we recruit high school juniors from all over the country, and host them for a completely free seven-week Summer Institute on the campus of Princeton University where they receive academic preparation, leadership development, SAT/ACT prep, and intensive college guidance counseling||http://ledascholars.org/?utm_source=2018-19%20Recruitment%20Application%20Launch&utm_campaign=ledaapp20161&utm_medium=email|
|12/14/2018||FOOT LOCKER SCHOLARSHIP: Be entering college in the Fall of 2019 as a Freshman at a four-year school for an undergraduate degree.|
Be currently involved in high school sports, intramural sports, or community based sports. Have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident (you will be asked to prove citizenship and age if you win). Not be an employee, officer or director of Foot Locker, Inc., or any of its subsidiaries, or a member of the immediate family of such an employee, officer or director. $20,000
|12/14/2018||AXA ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP: $2,500, $10,000, $25,000 |
-U.S. citizen or legal resident living or claiming residency in one of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico
-Be a current high school senior who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two or four-year college or university in the U.S. for 2018-2019
-Demonstrate ambition and self drive as evidence by outstanding achievement in school, community or work related activities
|12/31/2018||MARINE NROTC SCHOLARSHIP: A United States Citizen|
Ages 17 – 23 (on July 1 of the year of entry)
Not pregnant and no dependents
Have a valid Social Security Number (If you do not have a Social Security number you can apply for a card here https://www.ssa.gov)
If you are in high school but are not old enough to apply, you can register with USNA to receive information about our Summer Programs.
|1/4/2019||GE REAGAN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP: demonstrate at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship; demonstrate strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 grade point average/4.0 scale or equivalent); be citizens of the United States of America; be current high school seniors attending high school in the United States (students living on U.S. Armed Forces base and homeschooled students are also eligible); and plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year, up to $10,000 yearly||https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/|
|1/9/2018||RON BROWN SCHOLARSHIP: Must be Black/African American.|
Must excel academically.
Must exhibit exceptional leadership potential.
Must participate in community service activities.
Demonstrate financial need.
Be a US citizen or hold a permanent resident visa card.
Be a current high school senior at the time of your application. $40,000
|1/10/2019||ASIAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP: Be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census|
Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau are also eligible to apply
Be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in the Fall of 2019. Please read the scholarships by supporter details below for specific eligibility requirements regarding the academic standing required for each scholarship.
Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) or have earned a GED
Must apply for federal financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Submit one letter of recommendation online.
|1/18/2019||JOHN F. KENNEDY PROFILE IN COURAGE ESSAY CONTEST:|
Is open to U.S. students grades 9-12. You must write an essay. Describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US official who served during or after 1917, the year of JFK’s birth. Essay length: 700 - 1,000 words. New, increased awards for the top 25 students including a $10,000 first-place prize
Expense-paid trip to Boston for winner and nominating teacher to receive recognition at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
|12/8/2017||SANDIA NATIONAL LABS STAR PROGRAM: Current juniors interested in pursuing a career in science or engineering. 8-week summer program June 4th - July 27th. Must have completed 3 years of math and science with a B or higher by end of junior year. Students receive a $2,000 stipend for this amazing mentorship opportunity.||See Mrs. Baca for Application. Essay is due by Dec 8th|
|12/8/2017||SANDIA NATIONAL LABS ACS PROJECT SEED PROGRAM: Current juniors interested in pursuing a career in science or engineering. 8-week summer program June 4th - July 27th. Must have completed 3 years of math and science with a B or higher by end of junior year, be interested in chemistry, and be recognized as economically disadvantaged (meet Federal Poverty Guidelines). Students receive a $2,000 stipend for this amazing mentorship opportunity.||See Mrs. Baca for Application. Essay is due by Dec 8th|
|12/18/2016||NFIB YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR FOUNDATION: NFIB awards are open to any graduating high school senior entering their freshmen year at an accredited (not for profit) tow or four-year university, college or vocational/technical institute. Applicants MUST be running their own small business in order to be considered for an award.||www.NFIB.com/YEA|
|12/14/2017||OPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL ORATORICAL SCHOLARSHIP: The Oratorical Contest is open to students under 18 as of October 1, 2017 and who are educated in the United States, Canada or the Caribbean. Students are required to prepare a 4- to 5-minute speech on a pre-assigned topic. This contest is designed to assist youth in gaining public speaking experience and provide them with an opportunity to compete for scholarships of up to $22,500 or $2,500, $1,500 and $1,000||http://www.optimist.org/e/member/scholarships1.cfm#|
|1/31/2018||OPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL ESSAY CONTEST: This contest requires students under 18 as of October 1, 2017 and who are educated in the United States, Canada or the Caribbean to compose a 700- to 800-word essay around a central idea. The contest is designed to develop writing and critical thinking skills. One scholarship of $2,500 per District is awarded by Optimist International each year.||http://www.optimist.org/e/member/scholarships1.cfm#|
|1/31/2019||DISCOVER STUDENT LOANS SCHOLARSHIP AWARD: Discover Student Loans is giving away $100,000 in scholarships. Students can get tips and resources on paying for college and enter for a chance to win a $2,500 scholarship award. No purchase or student loan necessary.||https://scholarship.collegecovered.com/rules.html|
|2/1/2019||JACKIE ROBINSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP: Be a graduating, minority high school senior, Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States, Show leadership potential, Demonstrate a dedication to community service, Present evidence of financial need, Be a United States citizen, Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21, up to $30,000 grant over 4 years||http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/|
|2/8/2019||NMASBO HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP: A graduating senior from an accredited public or charter high school in the State of New Mexico, Enroll and attend a college or university of your choice in the State of New Mexico as a full-time student, Demonstrate strong academic achievement with a 3.0 GPA or better and must submit a copy of the following documents: unofficial high school transcript & ACT and/or SAT scores, essay and two letters of recommendation. (6) $1,500 and (1) $2,500.||https://nmasbo.org/recognitions/high-school-scholarships/|
|2/11/2019||HAMANN FAMILY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Planning on attending a 2-4 year college/university, 2.5-3.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need through FAFSA, good character and citizenship,||https://www.jccf.org/apply-for-a-scholarship|
|2/14/2019||BETTY MONTOYA GIFT OF LIFE SCHOLARSHIP: NM High School Senior planning to attend a two or four year college/university, vocational or technical school, 2.0 GPA or better, Submit an application and essay on one of two topics (A Personal Story involving organ transplant or tissue donation or An Informative Essay on organ transplant or tissue donation) 2 $500 awards||http://otapnm.com/scholarship|
|2/15/2019||FLAVORFUL FUTURES SCHOLARSHIP: Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States, Must be a high school senior graduating between August 1, 2018 and July 31, 2019, Must have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale (high school/home school seniors), Must enroll for Fall 2019 as a freshman or 1st year student in part-time or full-time study at a 2-year, 4-year, college, university, trade or vocational school, $5,000||https://www.flavorfulfutures.com|
|2/15/2019||HSF GENERAL COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP: Must be of Hispanic heritage, 3.0+ GPA, plan to enroll full time to a 4 year not for profit university, complete FAFSA, U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligibile Non-Citizen, $500-$5,000||https://hsf.net/en/scholarships/programs/general-college-scholarships|
|2/15/2018||CHURCH'S CHICKEN SCHOLARSHIP: Must be a high school senior planning to enroll partime or full time for the 2018-2019 year and at accredited two or four year institution, have a 2.7 or higher GPA, be a U.S. citizen or legal resident, $1,000||https://www.scholarsapply.org/churchsscholars/|
|2/22/2019||CREDIT UNION ASSOCIATION OF NM SCHOLARSHIP: Current NM high school seniors, 2.8 GPA, must plan on attending an accredited instiution in NM||http://www.cuanm.com/scholarships/|
|2/22/2019||NEW MEXICO COALITION OF EDUCATIONAL LEADERS SCHOLARSHIP: Graduating senior from a NM high school, 3.0 GPA or better, preference will be given to those entering the field of education (teacher, counselor, school official) 2 $3,000 awards.||http://www.nmcel.org/|
|3/1/2019||SOCIETY OF MAYFLOWER DESCENDANTS IN THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO 1620 SCHOLARSHIP: U.S. citizen and a resident of the state of New Mexico. Members of native pueblos or New Mexico tribes are included. OR U.S. citizen related to a member of the Society of Mayflower Descendants, New Mexico. Proof of Mayflower ancestry is not required. |
You plan to attend an accredited post-secondary vocational school, community college, college, or university. $1,620
|3/1/2019||NMSU SCHOLAR DOLLOARS APP DEADLINE||https://fa.nmsu.edu/scholarships/scholar-dollar/|
|3/1/2019||UNM SUCCESS GRANT SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE: Must be admitted by this date and have a completed FAFSA (financial aid application) on file||https://scholarship.unm.edu/scholarships/resident.html|
|3/1/2019||NMEC SCHOLAPSHIP: A senior in a New Mexico public, private or home school. Be a New Mexico resident with plans to attend one of New Mexico’s private or public institutions of higher education immediately after high school. (8) $1,000||https://www.nmeaf.org/nmec-scholarships|
|3/2/2018||2018 STATE BAR STUDENT ESSAY CONTEST: The State Bar of New Mexico invites all New Mexico high school juniors and seniors to participate in the annual State Bar Student Essay Contest. The State Bar has administered the contest since 1997. Written each year by a lawyer, the topic deals with a relevant legal issue targeted to students. Essays, judged by a panel of lawyers, judges, State Bar staff, and educators, will be evaluated according to content, originality, writing skills, and a public school essay scoring rubric. A panel of sitting judges will evaluate the finalist essays, picking three winners. $500, $750, $1,000||http://www.nmbar.org/essaycontest|
|3/11/2019||JIFFY LUBE TEEN DRIVER SCHOLARSHIP: Must be between the ages of 16-18, enrolled in high school for 2018-2019 school year, write a 500 word essay about "What drives you," must be a licensed driver or enrolled in drivers education course, " (2) $1,500 and (1) $5,000||http://yourturn2apply.com/newmexico.htm|
|3/1/2017||AMERICAN CHEMISTRY SOCIETY SCHOLARS PROGRAM: Be African-American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian, Be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident, Be a full-time student at a high school, Demonstrate high academic achievement in chemistry or science (Grade Point Average 3.0, "B" or better),|
Demonstrate financial need according to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form (FAFSA) and the Student Aid Report (SAR) form,
Be a graduating high school senior intending to major in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering or a chemically-related science OR intending to pursue a degree in chemical technology, Be planning a career in the chemical sciences.
|3/10/2017||SPARX & LORENZO ANTONIO SCHOLARSHIP:|
-Be a graduating senior of a NM High School
-Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
-Plan to enroll as full-time status for Fall 2017 at 2-4 year institution
|3/15/2017||PFLAG SCHOLARSHIP: Identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or straight ally.|
Demonstration of integrity and honesty.
Participation in community activities.
Determination and potential to achieve goals.
COMPLETE application submitted on time. Must be NM resident. Must attend a post-secondary educational institution within one year. $1,000
|3/16/2018||KIRTLAND SPOUSES' WELFARE CLUB SCHOLARSHIP: Must be current senior, dependent of Armed Forces personnel assigned to Kirtland Air Force Base or on remote assignment from Kirtland Air Force Base, or dependents of retired military personnel. • Dependents whose sponsor PCSed during the 2017-2018 academic school year and the dependent remained in New Mexico to complete high school graduation are eligible.|
• All applicants must reside within a 50-mile radius of Kirtland AFB.
• Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale.
• Applicants must be accepted at an accredited college, university, or vocational school on a full-time basis in the Fall of 2018.
|Download from paper application tab or see Mrs. Baca for application|
|3/15/2019||AFSA NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL ESSAY CONTEST: The National High School Essay Contest is sponsored by AFSA in partnership with USIP, Semester at Sea and the National Student Leadership Council. The winner of the contest will receive a $2,500 cash prize, an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. to meet the secretary of state and USIP leadership, and a full-tuition paid voyage with Semester at Sea upon the student's enrollment at an accredited university. The runner-up will receive a $1,250 cash prize and a full scholarship to participate in the International Diplomacy Program of the National Student Leadership Conference.||http://www.usip.org/AFSAEssayContest|
SAE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM:
Multiple Engineering scholarships available
|3/15/2019||NM FEDERATION OF REPUBLICAN WOMEN SCHOLARSHIP: Must be a NM resident, registered republican or daughter of rebuplican if under 18, high school senior planning on attending college in NM in the fall of 2019, $1,500||See Mrs. Baca for application|
|3/18/2019||US EAGLE SCHOLARSHIP: Three different scholarships $2000 each, must plan to enroll full time in fall of 2019 for 2-4 year institution or vocational school, must be a member or relative of a US Eagle member||https://www.useagle.org/learn/scholarships/2019-scholarship-opportunities|
|3/25/2019||505 SOUTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO TRUE SCHOLARS: -Applicants must be graduating seniors of a New Mexico high school.|
-Applicants must plan to attend an accredited college or university in New Mexico beginning fall 2019 and be enrolled full time.
-Applicants must have maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.0 in their first six semesters of high school.
-Applicants must have completed a FAFSA application for the upcoming college year
-Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to making an impact in the agricultural industry and/or overall economy of food and agriculture of New Mexico.
|3/26/2019||AHCC SCHOLARSHIP: Hispanic seniors graduating in the current school year and planning to enroll in an institution of higher learning the full 2019-20 academic year. NM residents with a 2.5 GPA or higher; all students regardless of documentation status are eligible. $1,000||https://www.ahcnm.org/scholarship.html|
|3/28/2019||INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP: You must be a United States citizen (US-born or naturalized) or US national, Males 18 years or older must be registered for Selective Service, Recipients must be a member of a federally recognized American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native village only, Be a high school graduate or the equivalent, Have a minimum 2.0 GPA, Be capable of completing a health profession degree program, Intend to serve Indian people as a health professional in your chosen discipline.||https://www.ihs.gov/scholarship/applynow/|
|3/31/2019||COBELL SCHOLARSHIP: Both Merit-based and Need-based, the competitive Cobell Scholarship is annual, non-renewable, and available to any post-secondary (after high school) student who is; an enrolled member of a US Federally-Recognized Tribe, enrolled in full-time study and is degree-seeking. Applicants must plan to attend or be attending any nationally, regionally and industry accredited non-profit, public and private, institution. Applicants must be pursuing a vocational certificate or diploma, associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral or professional degree, or certificate.||http://cobellscholar.org/?ep_mid=11340444&ep_rid=38385976|
|4/4/2019||CHARLIE AND KATHY BARNHART AND KEN HAYNES, JR. MANUFACTURED HOUSING ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND: This fund was established in 1996 by the NM Manufactured Housing Association to provide scholarship awards to New Mexico graduating high school seniors residing in a manufactured home. One or two awards up to $1,000 will be given annually.||http://albuquerquefoundation.org/new-mexico-manufactured-housing-association-scholarship-program.aspx|
|4/4/2019||JAMES LEDWITH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: The James Ledwith Memorial Scholarship Fund was established within Albuquerque Community Foundation by family and friends in 2011. This scholarship program will annually award one or more scholarships up to $1,000 to high school graduates from Albuquerque who continue to pursue a “life dream” a professional or educational goal in spite of facing extraordinary life challenges. (MHS Students Included)||http://albuquerquefoundation.org/james-ledwith-memorial-scholarship.aspx|
|4/4/2019||WOODCOCK FAMILY EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP: This fund was established in 1993 by Albuquerque businessman C.E. (Woody) Woodcock and his wife, Dixie, to support students of exceptional promise in the fields of science and math. The Woodcocks strongly believed the future of this state and the country is dependent on the quality of education. Scholarships will be awarded to Albuquerque metro area high school graduating seniors (includes Bernalillo, Sandoval, Valencia and Torrance Counties). Two to three scholarships for $10,000 payable over four years will be awarded. (MHS Students Included)||http://albuquerquefoundation.org/woodcock-family-education-scholarship-program.aspx|
|4/4/2019||KIWANIS CLUB OF ALBUQUERQUE SCHOLARSHIP: Established by the Kiwanis Club of Albuquerque, this program recognizes students with a strong history of community service. One to four awards up to $1,000 will be given annually. Applicants should be a graduating senior with strong community service experience and strong academics from an Albuquerque metro area high school (includes Bernalillo, Sandoval Valencia and Torrance Counties). (MHS Students Included)||http://albuquerquefoundation.org/kiwanis-club-of-albuquerque-scholarship.aspx|
|4/5/2019||MANUAL LUJAN SCHOLARSHIP: Must be high school senior with 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA, $500 renewable for 4 years, plan on attending one of the following schools -University of New Mexico|
-Eastern New Mexico University
-Western New Mexico University
-New Mexico State University
-New Mexico Highlands University
-St. John’s College
-New Mexico Tech (Institute of Mining & Technology)
|See Mrs. Baca for application|
|4/10/2019||BUFFALO SOLDIERS MOTORCYCLE CLUB SCHOLARSHIP: Must be NM high school senior, 2.5 GPA or higher, 750 word essay, two letters of recommendation, $1,000||http://www.nmbsmc.net/Scholarship-Information.html|
|4/10/0219||OMEGA PSI PHI ERNEST EVERETT JUST SCHOLARSHIP: Academic performance (2.5 average GPA or above, copy of transcript from last institution attended, 700 word essay explaining “With the rising cost for a college education, what value do you place on earning a college degree and what you hope to achieve once you get a degree, Two letters of recommendation. $1,000||https://www.dukecityques.com/single-post/2019/03/04/Nu-Rho-2019-Scholarships---Lifting-As-We-Climb|
|4/10/2019||OMEGA PSI PHI LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP: Academic performance 2.5 average GPA or above, (Copy of transcript from last institution attended is required.) Leadership (Leadership activities must be described in detail and along with documentation of formal recognition received.). Essay of 500 words or less detailing leadership abilities through practical experience, personal reflection and in community involvement. Two letters of recommendation. $750||https://www.dukecityques.com/single-post/2019/03/04/Nu-Rho-2019-Scholarships---Lifting-As-We-Climb|
|4/10/2019||OMEGA PSI PHI APPRENTICE SCHOLARSHIP: Graduating male or female seniors from Bernalillo, Sandoval or Santa Fe County public schools, Pursuing a certification from an accredited school, Minimum GPA 2.5, Must not be the recipient of a full scholarship, $500||https://www.dukecityques.com/single-post/2019/03/04/Nu-Rho-2019-Scholarships---Lifting-As-We-Climb|
|4/11/2019||EMW GAS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP: $500 a year renewable for 3 years, Must be Moriarty/Estancia graduating senior for class of 2019, submit app, essay, and offical transcript, your interview will be scheduled, 6 total awards.||See Mrs. Baca for application|
|4/12/2019||EXXONMOBIL BERNARD HARRIS MATH AND SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP: Four $5,000 scholarships awarded to African America and Hispanic seniors in high school with a 3.0 or higher GPA, must be acepted to a four-year institution full time, planning to pursue a degree in a STEM field||http://www.cgcs.org/domain/19|
|5/1/2018||APERTURE EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP: A highly motivated individual aged 16 to 22, who is beginning or continuing their college enrollment, $1000 college scholarship to an individual who can provide an essay on our given topic||http://www.apertureed.com/funding/scholarship/|
|8/1/2018||CHRISTENSEN & HYMAS GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP: You must be currently enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a University or College in the United States, You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher, Cumulative GPA of the current or most recent secondary education program you have attended, You are required to submit a transcript verifying your GPA, $1,000||https://christensenhymas.com/about-us/community-involvement/general-scholarship/|
|8/1/2018||DISABILITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Must be accepted and plan to attend a college/university in the U.S. 3.5 GPA or higher, must have a physician documented disability, $1,000||https://www.summitdisabilitylawgroup.com/about-us/community-involvement/scholarship/|