2016-2017 Scholarship List
ScholarshipAward AmountGPAApplication LinkDeadline to ApplyNotes
UNM BA-MD ScholarshipvariesSee website for requirementsApplyNovember 11, 2016We're looking for New Mexico high school seniors interested in an educational path that will lead to a doctor of medicine (MD) degree from the UNM School of Medicine.
Elks National Foundation Scholarshipvaries; First place awards: $100,000!See website for requirementsApplyNovember 30, 2016The 2017 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.
Daniels Fund ScholarshipThe amount of the scholarship is unique to each Daniels Scholar, and can vary from year to year.See website for requirementsApplyNovember 30, 2016Applicants must complete the 2017/2018 FAFSA before applying. Go to https://fafsa.ed.gov beginning October 1, 2016.
Tobi Cares Scholarship$3,000See Eligibility RequirementsApplyDecember 31, 2016Tobi is an online fashion label representing the casual, cool, and sexy attitude of Los Angeles. We are inspired by stylish, successful women from all walks of life and aim to inspire the next generation of young women to pursue higher education, leadership, and of course, personal style!
Los Alamos Employee's 2017 LAESF Scholarshipsvaries3.5 or higher with an ACT score of 19 or higherApplyJanuary 17, 2017
2017 Healthcare Leaders Scholarship$1,0003.0 or higherApplyJanuary 29, 2017Enrollment status: Accepted to or currently attending a nursing or medical related program at an accredited institution.
Business Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship$1,0003.0 or higherApplyJanuary 29, 2017Enrollment status: Currently enrolled in an accredited finance, economics or real estate program.
New Mexico Coalition of Educational Leaders (NMCEL) 2016 Scholarship$3,0003.0 or higherApplyFebruary 24, 2017Available to seniors considering a major in the field of education - teaching, counseling, business, HR, etc.
Mayflower Society Scholarship$1,620See website for requirementsApplyMarch 1, 2017Application is also available in the counseling office.
New Mexico Education CouncilvariesSee website for requirementsApplyMarch 1, 2017
Benito Garcia Memorial ScholarshipSee counselor for requirementsMarch 1, 2017Scholarship application available in the counseling office. Scholarship is based on leadership and special achievement.
Basin Electric Power Cooperative Scholarship$1,000See counselor for requirementsApplication can be picked up in the Counselor's OfficeMarch 1, 2017
SPARX Lorenzo Antonio Scholarship$2,0002.5 or higherApplyMarch 10, 2017
Del Norte Credit Union ScholarshipSee EligibilityApplyMarch 15, 2017
Zia Credit Union Merit ScholarshipMarch 17, 2017Application available in the counseling office
UNM Undergraduate Health Sciences Enrichment ProgramJune 5 - July 14, 2017ApplyMarch 20, 2017SENIORS planning to attend UNM and interested in a career as a health care professional, there will be a five week academically rigorous residential program.
J. Robert Oppenheimer ScholarshipMarch 21, 2017Due in the Counseling Office no later than 3:00 p.m.
Summer Internships - Now accepting applications for Summer 2017ApplyApril 2017JUNIORS/SENIORS PLANNING A Major IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS: Archaeology, Biology & Other Life Sciences, Geology & Other Physical Sciences, Business, Environmental Science, Paleontology, Petroleum, environmental and chemical engineering an internship is available from June 5 - August 18, 2017. Must be 17 years old and a US citizen.
Western New Mexico University ShowcaseScholarships will be awarded to incoming freshmen.RegisterShowcase Date: April 1, 2017Event begins at 12:00 p.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m. Programs includes:

Discover the Silver City, NM Campus
Learn About our Degree Programs
Financial Aid opportunities
Tour Housing
Meet professors and students
Lunch is provided at no cost
Awarding of Early Freshman Scholarships
Christensen & Hymas General Scholarship$1,0003.5 or higherApplyAugust 1, 2017You 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.
You are required to submit a transcript verifying your GPA.
Future Bilingual Teachers ScholarshipSee EligibilityApplyApril 1, 2017Scholarship opportunity for seniors pursing a career as a bilingual educator
La Beca Del Alcalde Scholarship2.5 or higherApplyApril 2, 2017Be a Hispanic immigrant or child of Hispanic immigrants and reside in New Mexico. Be a Senior graduating from NM public school in the current year. Plan to enroll at CNM or UNM during the fall semester of 2017-18 academic year.
AHCC 2017 Scholarship2.5 or higherApplyApril 2, 2017Hispanic seniors graduating in the current school year and planning to enroll in an institution of higher learning the full 2017-18 academic year. NM resident.
AHCC 2017 Opportunity ScholarshipSee eligibilityApplyApril 2, 2017For individuals who earned their high school degree or GED at least one year ago and that demonstrate significant financial need and desire for post-secondary education in pursuit of career goals. 19 or older residing in NM who earned a high school diploma or GED on or before September 2016. Demonstrate significant financial need and be enrolled or planning to enroll in an institution of higher education the Fall 2017-18.
American Indian Education Scholarship2.5 - 3.5Applications available in Mark Loera's office.April 4, 2017If application is received prior to March 1, students will receive extra points towards their score.
Kit Carson Electric Cooperative Education Foundation ScholarshipApril 13, 2017Scholarship is available in the Counseling Office.
2017 Michael S. Currier ScholarshipApplyApril 14, 2017This Fund provides renewable scholarships to low-income students from northern New Mexico pursuing an undergraduate degree at an accredited institution.
Santa Claran Development Corporation ScholarshipvariesSee EligibilityApplyApril 14, 2017Eight (8) scholarships for full-time/part Time Santa Clara Pueblo students. Three (3) scholarships for SCDC employees, their spouse, or their child
who are full-time/part time students.
Nanbi Ha 'Kan ScholarshipSee Mark Loera, Native American Support SpecialistApril 14, 2017Native American Seniors from Santa Clara Pueblo. Applications are available in Mark Loera's Office.
Link Leader Scholarship Application Form$500See EligibilityApplyApril 14, 2017Eligibility: This scholarship is open to all graduating senior Link Leaders who have completed at least one year of service as a Link Leader.
Los Alamos Chaper of ASMI ScholarshippTo apply, go to counseling office for application criteria. To apply, go to counseling office for application criteria. April 15, 2017For graduating seniors entering a program in materials science, materials engineering, or other physical science.
Northern New Mexico Senior Men's Golf Association (NNMSMGA) Scholarship$2,0003.4 or higherScholarship criteria can be found in the Counseling Office.April 15, 2017See your counselor for application. Need not be a golfer.
UNM-LA Summer Bridge Program8-week Summer Bridge ProgramApplications available through your counselor.April 21, 2017Visit your counselor for more information.
Pueblo of Pojoaque Boys and Girls Club Buffalo Thunder Scholarship2.5 minimumCounseling OfficeApril 27, 2017Applications are available in the Counseling Office.
2017 Pablo Roybal ScholarhipScholarship criteria can be found in the Counseling Office.May 5, 2017Appliations should be submitted to the Counseling Office.
Dan Lee Memorial Scholarship$1,000May 15, 2017See Counselor for criteria
NMHU Alan R. and Lillian Stephens Scholarshipvaries annually3.0 or higherApplyJune 1, 2017
Khan Law Firm Scholarship$1,0003.0 or higherApplyAugust 1, 2017
UNM Scholarships$1,000 - $18,0002.5 - 4.0 ACT Scores requiredApplyDecember 1, 2017
Organ Donation Scholarship$5002.0 or higherSee counselorVisit the counseling office for application criteria
Summer Arts ProgramAvailable to NATIVE AMERICAN STUDENTS 9th, 10th, 11th Graders: Summer Arts Program "The Identity Project." Program is from June 19-July 23 and will be held at Santa Fe High School. The program is free, but must register. To register, contact Alesandra Zsiba at alesandra@theidentityproject.us or pick up application in counseling office.
Capital Alliance College Scholarship$1,000Scholarship to students at El Centro - The University of New Mexico. Guidelines in the counseling office. Open to seniors that have been accepted into an accredited college