This scholarship is for students returning to a formal education after a hiatus for other pursuits. To qualify, applicants must have received a high school diploma or GED and have been accepted into or be currently pursuing certification or a two-year degree at an accredited college. Applicants must be residents of the seven-county area of Northern New Mexico: Los Alamos, Mora, Rio, Arriba, San Miguel, Sandoval, Santa Fe, and Taos. Preference will be given to applicants who followed other career opportunities or pursuits for a period of two years or more before deciding to re-enter formal education. Preference may also be given to students pursuing programs related to science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and related vocations, although strong applications in any program area will be considered.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.
Class Year: Is this you?
- College freshman
- College sophomore
Home State: Is this you?
- New Mexico
Location: Is this you?
- Los Alamos, Mora, Rio Arriba, San Miguel, Sandoval, Santa Fe, or Taos County
Other Qualifications: Is this you?
- Adult Learner / Re-entry Student / Non-traditional Student
Must be pursuing a certificate or two-year degree.