New Mexico Scholars Program

  • Website Address
  • http://www.hed.state.nm.us/students/nmscholars.asp...
  • Contact
  • New Mexico Higher Education Department
  • Address
  • 1068 Cerrillos Rd
  • Santa Fe, NM 87505-1650
  • Email Address
  • Application Deadline
  • Varies
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
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  • Scholarship Description
  • The New Mexico Scholars Program was created to encourage New Mexico high school students to attend public post-secondary institutions or the following private colleges in New Mexico:

    College of Santa Fe
    St. John's College
    College of the Southwest

    Eligibility Requirements:
    * New Mexico residents
    * Graduate from New Mexico high school in the top 5% of their class or score 25 on ACT
    * Attend eligible college of university by the end of 21st birthday
    * Undergraduate
    * Enroll full-time
    * Combined family income may not exceed $30,000 per year
    * If 2 or more family members are in college, combined family income may not exceed $40,000 per year

    Application deadline varies by post-secondary institution.

    For more program information, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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