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UNM-Valencia Campus offers several need based and merit based scholarships for students enrolled full time, three quarter time or half time enrollment.

Awards are made for an entire academic year or on a semester basis.

To be eligible, a student must be a degree seeking, classified student.

UNM-Valencia Campus also honors the New Mexico Scholars scholarship through the Commission on Higher Education.

2013-2014 Valencia Scholarships

Students who are recent high school or GED graduate are invited to apply for the
Bridge/Lottery Success Scholarship.

National Science Foundation S-STEM Scholarship
Ensuring Success for First Generation and Rural College STEM Students

STEM Scholarship Checklist

STEM Scholarship Application

STEM Student Recommendation Form


For applications and/or information call Student Services at 925-8590.



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Albuquerque Community Foundation

Offers two separate scholarship/financial aid programs. Deadline date for applications: varies

Archaeological Society of NM
Please visit http://newmexico-archaeology.org/ for more info.

The Bee Winkler Weinstein Fund
Offers a non-traditional scholarship to young women whose own families have withdrawn emotional and/or financial support because of their sexual and/or gender identity.  Visit http://www.stonewallfoundation.org for more information.

The College Inquirer
Who Would You Choose as President?  Next essay submission deadline is August 14, 2011 for $750 cash scholarship.  Apply online at http://collegeinquirer.com/scholarship/


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Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities

Offers numerous scholarship programs for Hispanic students.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

The nation’s leading organization supporting Hispanic higher education. Sponsors Community College Transfer Scholarship Program.

Llave & Public Service Company of NM (PNM)

Awarding a total of $25,000 in scholarships. Deadline date for applications: April 8.

New Mexico Association of Educational Retirees of Valencia County
The Dr. Rafael Carrillo Memorial Scholarship offers non-traditional students who are majoring in education a $250 scholarship.

Scholarship Gateway

Offers numerous websites for organizations that offer scholarships.

The Sallie Mae Fund

Offers over $2 million in scholarships to low-income and minority student. Also offers the First in My Family Scholarship. Deadline date for application(s): varies with scholarship


Access to Education Scholarship. Deadline date for applications: March 15.

Wired Scholar

Currently offers $1000 monthly scholarship giveaways.


You may also take advantage of scholarships offered through outside sources:



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