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Applications for most of these scholarships are available at the NMSU-Alamogordo Financial Aid Office located in the George Fettinger Student Services Building.Click below to learn more!

Amount: $500 for Fall 2018


  • Must be a degree-seeking female student enrolled at NMSU-Alamogordo.
  • Must have completed at least 12 college credit hours and have had at least one semester break at some point in her college attendance.
  • Must be enrolled in no fewer than six semester hours (online classes accepted).
  • Must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher for the most recent 12 hours of college credit. This must be documented by an official transcript from the Registrar’s Office or an internet copy containing the official letter stating it is a certified valid transcript.
  • Must be able to give brief description of financial need.
  • Must be a citizen of the United States.

Applications available at the NMSU-A Financial Aid Office.

DEADLINE: August 15, 2018 For Fall 2018

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Deadline for applications: November 30, 2018

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All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship.

Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA. Domestic, international, and undocumented students are eligible to apply.

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Please provide proof of enrollment in an accredited college or university. A transcript, tuition receipt, or acceptance letter will be accepted.

Deadline for applications: October 1, 2018

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Newsome Melton started the Student Leadership Scholarship to recognize student leaders and to help them get an education that will allow them to continue their efforts to make a difference in their communities.

Deadline for applications: December 15, 2018

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UEW Healthcare is pleased to offer the UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship. The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester of 2018. Special consideration will be given to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in Home Healthcare and knows someone that worked in the nuclear industry and was subsequently approved for benefits under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program (EEOICPA), but anyone meeting the requirements & can demonstrate an interested in pursuing a career in Healthcare will be considered. This Award will be presented to current college students, but high school seniors who will be attending school in the fall semester of 2018 are also welcome to apply.

The award will be presented to a college student who is enrolled by the fall semester of 2018, but will not have graduated by fall semester of 2018 & is still attending courses at this time. This will be a one-time award.

The Scholarship will be judged on merit and need. Academic achievements as well as any leadership experiences will be taken in to account.


  • This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit & need.
  • Completed application must be submitted online by July 31, 2018. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • Applicant must plan to attend college by fall semester 2018.
  • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
  • A transcript must be attached to application for consideration.
  • Applicant must submit an un-opened copy of official transcripts if selected as a finalist.
  • This scholarship is a one-time award worth $1000 to be awarded the fall semester of 2018.
  • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
  • Applicant will be required to demonstrate both their merit and their need for this scholarship.

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Children between the ages of 16-26 whose veteran parent was killed in action or died as a result of their wounds incurred in battle, qualify for a full tuition waiver at any state funded post-secondary school. A $150 stipend, per semester, will be issued to help with books or fees.


  • Must be a continuing or re-admitted NMSU-A student with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA and must have earned 12 or more NMSU credits (must not have earned 70 or more credits including transfer credits)
  • Must enroll in a minimum of 6 credits or more at the NMSU-A campus
  • Must be a New Mexico resident

Second Semester Renewal Policy

  • Must maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Must enroll in a minimum of 6 or more NMSU-A credits

Re-application Policy
Students may re-apply for the following year provided that they have maintained a minimum 2.5 cumulative NMSU GPA and have not earned 70 or more credits including transfer credits.

Applications available at the NMSU-A Financial Aid Office.

Deadline varies – scholarships available until fund is depleted.

The Grace UMC Endowment Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of applications for the Tharp Educational, Kiel Bonnell, Dr. Joe & Zoe Emanuel, and J.E.T. Scholarships. Scholarships are open to qualifying graduating high school seniors and current full-time college students in Otero County.

Applications are available on the church website, (site address on front page) from menu under “Ministries & Missions” select “Scholarships.”

Application and required accompanying documents must be returned to Grace United Methodist Church, 1206 Greenwood Lane Alamogordo, NM 88310

Questions may be directed to: Please put name of scholarship on email subject line.

Albuquerque Community Foundation is a charitable foundation managing 19 scholarship programs. To find out about these scholarships, visit