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Scholarships

 

York Endowment  

(Awarded Annually in Fall, Fall 2017 Deadline Passed)

  • Completed one semester at UNM
  • Awarded to one student each semester and covers up to eight semesters with full in State tuition
  • 3.5 GPA
  • Financial need
  • At least five year break since graduating high school or last attended college
  • Veteran or Military Service member

Ted S Lopez Memorial Scholarship  

(Awarded Annually in Fall, Fall 2017 Deadline Passed)

  • Students may be full-time or part-time students at UNM and intend to graduate from UNM with an undergraduate or graduate degree.

  • Students must be honorably discharged from any branch of service.
  • Possess and Maintain a UNM GPA of 3.0 or Higher
  • Have unmet financial need.

The Pat Tillman Foundation Military Scholarships

  • Annual scholarship.
  • Needs based scholarships for veterans, active duty personnel and their dependents.

 

Scholarships for Military Children

  • The Scholarships for Military Children Program was created in recognition of the  contributions of military families to the readiness of the fighting force and to celebrate the role of the commissary in the military family community.

 

Veterans United Foundation Scholarship

  • Bi-annually awarded.
  • Current and prospective ROTC program students.
  • Active-duty military personnel with plans to attend college.
  • Honorably discharged veterans of the US military.
  • Sons, daughters and spouses of veterans or active-duty military.

 

AFCEA Educational Foundation

  • OIF/OEF veterans.
  • Bi-annually awarded.
  • Must be majoring in C4I-related fields of electrical, aerospace, systems or computer engineering.
 

VFW Military Family Scholarship

  • Annual scholarship.
  • VFW Member for a minimum of 2 years.
  • Active duty or discharged within 36 months of Dec 31 deadline.
  • Can be used by the family as well.

 

Scholarship Programs for Veterans

  • Serving Those That Have Served Their Country

 

New Mexico Vietnam Veterans Scholarship

  • The Vietnam Veterans Scholarship is for veterans who has been a New Mexico resident for at least 10 years and were issued the Vietnam Campaign or Service Medal. This scholarship can be used for Under-Graduate or Graduate Studies and pays full tuition and books. 


Military Spouse Scholarship

              

Edwin H. Simmons Award

              

Medal of Honor Scholarships

      

 Samuel Eliot Morison Prize

    

 Russell F. Weigley Graduate Student Travel Grant Awards

             

 American Legion Legacy Scholarship

    

  

UNM Scholarship Office

OSHER Reentry Scholarship

  • cumulative interruption in their education of five or more years 
  • undergraduate level and pursuing their first baccalaureate degree
  • anticipate being a workforce participant for a significant period of time upon graduation and ideally be aged 25-50 years
  • demonstrate financial need
  • show academic promise and a commitment to obtaining their degree.
 

College Student Pre-Commissioning Initiative (CSPI) Scholarship

  • Tuition, Fees, Books and Supplies fully funded up to two academic years
  • Approximately $3,600 monthly salary as a Coast Guard active-duty member while enrolled as a full-time student.

  

Daniels Fund Boundless Opportunity Scholarship

  • Scholarship opportunity for non-traditional students, including returning military students
  • Must demonstrate financial need 
  • Contact the College Enrichment Program at 277-5321 for more information