The Barnes W. Rose, Jr. and Eva Rose Nickol Scholarship Fund was established in 2003 in memory of Mr. Rose and in honor of Eva. Barnes was a 1951 graduate of Albuquerque High School and a 1957 graduate of West Point. Eva is a longtime New Mexico resident. The fund will award a scholarship to an Albuquerque High School graduate pursuing a bachelor's degree in one of the STEM majors: Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM). A priority will be given to those pursuing engineering-related careers.
-Must have a minimum 3.6 GPA
-Demonstrate financial need
-Attend a college or university in pursuit of a degree in one of the STEM majors
-Personal essay should describe career goals related to the STEM majors, and demonstrate a passion for his/her chosen career
-Minimum of one reference from an AHS math/science teacher
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.