Latest Update: 4/15/2019


March 1 Deadline (for FAFSA Submission): Eligibility criteria below. Award varies each year; it is a percentage of tuition. Contact college of choice for application process.

  • Resident of NM. High school diploma from a NM accredited school.
  • Enroll at a public post-secondary educational institution in New Mexico within sixteen months of graduation.
  • Enroll in and earn 15 credit hours per semester at a four-year New Mexico public university OR enroll in and earn 12 credit hours per semester at a two- year New Mexico public community college.
  • First semester college GPA of 2.5. Maintain a 2.5 GPA.
  • Students with disabilities may qualify for reduced credit hour requirements and additional semesters of the scholarship.



Deadline Varies (30 Awards per year, open until 30 qualified recipients selected): NMSU CAMP Scholarship – Eligibility for College Assistance Migrant Program (farm worker background). Award of $2000 per semester. Apply at

March 1 Deadline: A limited number of housing scholarships are being offered by NMSU. Students are required to submit a 1 minute video. Details are posted at


Deadline Varies (open until spots are filled): UNM CAMP – At least 1 immediate family member who has spent a minimum of 75 days during the past 24 months as a migrant or seasonal farmworker. Award of $4600 financial assistance for the 1st year. Apply at


Deadline Varies: Western Undergraduate Exchange – Discounted tuition rate at participating schools. Apply directly at the schools. For more information or for a list of participating schools visit


April 17 Deadline: Emilio J Valdespino, Jr. Memorial Scholarship – Parent or legal guardian must be a current CSES-LC member. GPA of 2.0 – 4.0. See Ms. Tarin for an application.

April 22 Deadline: Student-View Scholarship Program – Random drawing of completed survey applications. Awards of $500, $1000, and $4000. Apply at

April 30 Deadline: IAPMO – Essay contest. Topic: “What can I do to improve sanitation and clean water for those who lack access to a plumbing system?” Awards of $500 to $1000. Access additional information and apply at

May 1 Deadline: Society of Women Engineers Scholarship - Financial assistance to women studying baccalaureate or graduate programs, in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science. Apply at

May 1 Deadline: William M. Olsen / Warren E. Taylor Science and Engineering Scholarship. Must complete one additional science course beyond what is required for graduation and be planning to major in a science or engineering field. Award of $3000. Apply at

May 1 Deadline: Vivint Smart Home Scholarship – Video submission. Award of $1000. Apply at

May 1 Deadline: Breaking Good Video Contest – Video submission required. Award of $500, $750, and $1000. Apply at

May 1 Deadline: Scholarship: Submit a visual poem on the theme of overcoming a personal challenge. Award of $500. Apply at

May 1 Deadline: Swim with Mike Physically Challenged Athletes Scholarship. Scholarship for athletes who have sustained a life changing accident or illness. Apply at

May 1 Deadline: Brower Youth Awards – Scholarship for youth 13 to 22 actively working to change the environment. Award of $3000. Obtain more information and apply at

May 8 Deadline: Society of Women Engineers Scholarship – Scholarship for female seniors interested in engineering. Must have a 3.5 GPA. Award amount not disclosed. Apply at

May 24 Deadline: Bryan Cameron Education Foundation Impact Scholarship – Foundation is looking for students with an unweighted GPA of 3.7 or higher with strong leadership skills, extracurricular involvement, and community service. Obtain more information and apply at

May 31, 2019 Deadline: Azazie Scholarship. Essay on the topic: "Do you consider yourself to be a leader? Why or why not?" Award of $1000. Apply at

June 14 Deadline: Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program. Award of $1000. Access more information and apply at

June 14 Deadline: SMA Native American Scholarship. Award of $1500. Award for a Native American college bound senior planning on pursuing a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Apply at

June 19 Deadline: Big Sun Scholarship – Scholarship for athletes. Award of $500. Apply at

July 1 Deadline: Distinguished Young Women – National Scholarship Program for high school girls based on 25% Scholarship, 25% Interview, 20% Talent, 15% Fitness, and 15% Self Expression. Award varies. Apply at

July 9 Deadline: Stuck at Prom Contest – Create a prom outfit from duct tape. Winners receive scholarship funds. Obtain more information and apply at

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