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University of New Mexico Presidential Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://scholarship.unm.edu/scholarships/index.html
  • Contact
  • Financial Aid Office
  • Address
  • 1155 University Blvd SE
  • Albuquerque, NM 87106
  • Email Address
  • schol@unm.edu
  • Application Deadline
  • December 1, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $33,724
  • Scholarship Description
  • The University of New Mexico Presidential Scholarship is offered to selected incoming freshmen New Mexico residents with proven academic and citizenship skills as demonstrated in the classroom and positions of leadership. Students must apply during their senior year in high school. The award is valued at $8,431 each year and is renewable for four (4) years given that the student continues to meet the criteria.

    Eligibility:
    -Graduating from a high school in New Mexico
    -Minimum of 25 on the ACT
    -Minimum of 3.75 GPA
    -Extracurricular participation

    UNM Presidential Scholar Expectations:
    -Complete 15 credit hours with a 3.0 GPA each semester
    -Submit sponsor thank you letter by December 1st each year

    For more information about this scholarship opportunity and others please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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