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Private Scholarship Opportunities

New Mexico State University students often qualify for private or external scholarships based on various criteria, including need, academic performance, interests, and background. Please keep in mind, these awards are developed and funded by public and private organizations, and not the university.

 

These scholarships have been organized by the month they are due. Click on the name of each scholarship in the tables below to access all application information.

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Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirement GPA Requirement Essay Required
The Chairish “Design Your Future” Scholarship $ 2,500 01/01 High School Senior, Undergraduate or Graduate Students All majors but preference given to design and engineering related fields. Open to students from underrepresented backgrounds. Must be enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited two-year, four-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States. 2.0 Yes
The Ron Brown Scholar Program $10,000 (annually for 4 years) 1/09 High School Seniors African American future scholars with an interest in public service, community engagement, business entrepreneurship, and global citizenship. No
Gates Millennium Unmet Need 1/13 College Freshmen Demonstrated leadership 3.3 No
Gates Millennium Unmet Need 1/13 Graduate Students Computer Science, Education, Library Science, Math, Public Health or Science Must be a continuing Gates Scholar from undergraduate studies 3.3 No
Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship $500 – $5,000 1/15 High School Seniors Planning to have a career in service to the United States in local, state or federal government. Must attend award ceremony to receive award. Yes
Point Foundation Scholarship Varies 1/28 High School Senior, Undergraduate or Graduate Students Students who identify as a member of the LGBTQ community and are working for the betterment of the LGBTQ community. Must be enrolled full-time at a 4-year institution for the upcoming academic year.
Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship $1,000-$10,000 1/30 Undergraduate and Graduate Students Accounting, business administration, finance, and criminal justice. Desire to pursue a career in fraud examination or similar anti-fraud profession. Application, transcripts, and recommendation letters required. Yes
Association of Women in Mathematics Essay Contest  Varies 1/31 Middle School, High School, & Undergraduate Students Yes
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
Jackie Robinson Foundation $30,000 2/1 High School Seniors Must demonstrate leadership potential. Must also have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21. Applicant must also present a financial need. Yes
Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant  $1,000 2/1 Not Specified Pursuing a career in teaching; Migrant worker or child of a migrant worker; financial need. Yes
Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation  Varies 2/5 Undergraduate Interested in a master’s degree, a doctorate, or a professional degree Pursuing a career in government, education, the nonprofit sector, or the public interest/advocacy sector. Participated extensively in community service. Must be nominated by a Truman Foundation Faculty Representative. No
Lounge Lizard Web Design Scholarship  $1,000 2/13 Undergraduate and Graduate Students Applicants must be students attending an accredited school or be accepted to begin school at an accredited school within 6 months of the application within the U.S. No
Government Finanance Officers Association Scholarship  Varies 2/18 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Public Administration, Governmental Accounting, Finance, Political Science, Economics, Business Administration or related field Applicants must plan to pursue a career in state/provincial or local government finance. Varies
Minorities in Government Finance  $10,000 2/18 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Public Administration, Governmental Accounting, Finance, Political Science, Economics, Business Administration No
Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting $10,000 2/20 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Finance, Public Administration, Finance, Business Administration, or related field Yes
eLearners Military Scholarship Essay Contest $1,000 2/28 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Must be military active duty, honorably discharged, veteran, or a spouse from any branch of the military. Yes
Horticulture Scholarship of the Western Reserve Herb Society $7,500 2/28 Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors Preference given to those who demonstrate exceptional dedication to horticulture and whose career goals may involve work in areas such as teaching/research, the public or nonprofit sector, or suis givenable agriculture. 3.2 Yes
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
American Chemical Society Scholars Program Up to $5,000  3/1 High School, Undergraduate, & Graduate Students Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, or a chemically-related science or technology. Applicants must be African-American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Native Hawaiian or Native Pacific Islander. 3.0 No
Choctaw Nation Higher Education Program (Spring) $400 – $1,000 3/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students 2.0 – 2.5 No
Barbara Wiedner and Dorothy Vandercook Peace $250 – $500 3/1 High School Seniors & Undergraduate Freshmen Interest in peace and social justice, nuclear disarmament, and/or conflict resolution No
CGTrader Scholarship $1,000 3/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Yes
Pinal County Farm Bureau Varies 3/1 High School Seniors, Undergraduate Freshmen, & 2nd Year Pinal County Farm Bureau Scholarship Alumni Agriculture-related fields 2.5 Yes
John Jesensky Scholarship $1,000 3/1 High School Senior and Undergraduate Students Music or Visual/Performing Arts Yes
(ISC)² Information Security Undergraduate Scholarship $5,000 3/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students (separate application for Graduates found within the link).  Degree with a focus on cybersecurity or information assurance. Proof of Passion, Merit, and Financial Need (found in essay), Unofficial Transcripts, and Resume/CV. 3.3 Yes
Build U. Scholarship (Spring) $2,500 3/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students STEM or related fields. Yes
Nicholas A. Pennipede Memorial Scholarship $1,000 3/15 High School Seniors, Undergraduates, and Graduate Students Applicants must be accepted to an accredited college or university and are going to be enrolled full-time within the next six (6) months. Yes
Udall Undergraduate Scholarship Up to $5,000 3/15 Undergraduate Sophomores & Juniors Demonstrate leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to American Indian nations or to the environment. Yes
Arizona National Livestock Show $1,500 3/15 Undergraduate Students Prior Arizona National Livestock Show participation as an exhibitor, volunteer, or employee. 2.5 No
Leonard Perryman $2,500 3/15 Undergraduate Students Journalism or Communication Commitment and involvement in the life of the United Methodist Church. Yes
AFSCME / UNCF / Harvard University LWP Union $5,000 3/15 Undergraduate Sophomores & Juniors American Studies, Anthropology, Economics, English, Ethnic Studies, History, Labor Studies, Political Science, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish, Women’s Studies 2.5 Yes
Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship $5,000 3/31 Undergraduate & Graduate Students U.S. citizen or permanent resident. 3.0 Yes
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
Davis Putter Scholarship Fund $8,000 4/1 Undergraduate, Graduate & DACA Students Citizenship is not a consideration; applicants must be living in the U.S. and planning to enroll in school in the U.S. to apply. Yes
Gloria Mattera National Migrant Fund $250 4/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students No
Army Emergency Relief Scholarships Varies 4/1 Undergraduate Students Two scholarships available: Military Spouse or Dependent Children. 2.0 No
InvestmentZen Financial Future Scholarship $1,000 4/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Yes
Islamic Scholarship Fund  Varies 4/9 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Humanities, Social Sciences, Liberal Arts or Law Citizen or Permanent Resident of the U.S.  3.0 Yes
Business Plan Scholarship for Students with Disabilities (Spring) $1,000 4/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students with a documented disability Yes
College JumpStart (Spring) $1,000 4/15 High School & Undergraduate Students Yes
Build U. (Spring) $2,500 4/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Product Design, Interaction Design, UX Design, Engineering, or Computer Science Yes
A Place for Mom $1,000 4/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Medical, Nursing, or Social Sciences related major Intend to pursue a career that involves working with senior citizens. Yes
Anthony Vecchio Law Scholarship Program $500 – $1,000 4/15 High School Seniors, Undergraduate & Graduate Students A creative project on the criminal justice system Yes
Surgent CPA Review Scholarship $500 – $1,000 4/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Accounting 2.8 Yes
BHW Group Women in STEM Scholarship $3,000 4/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Science, Technology, Engineering, Math Yes
Rosen & Ohr Scholarship Program $500 – $1,000 4/21 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Must be a student who has suffered injuries due to an accident or has been impacted by a loved one’s accident. Yes
Mountain America Credit Union Scholarship $2,000 4/21 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Business and Communication, Community Service/Social Services, General Academic/Other Majors Must be a member or spouse, dependent child or legal ward of a member of Mountain America Credit Union 2.5 Yes
Sussman-Miller Educational Assistance Award Program (Out-of-State Schools or In-State Private Schools) $500 -$2,000 4/23 High School Students 3.0 Yes
Ayn Rand Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest $50 -$20,000 4/28 High School Seniors, Undergraduate, Graduate, International & DACA Students Yes
SuperCollege Scholarship $1,000 4/30 High School, Undergraduate & Graduate Students 3.0 No
Hartford Technology Rental IT Scholarship 2016 $1,000 4/30 Undergraduate Juniors & Seniors Information Technology or IT-related field Demonstrate a focus on mobile technology application writing. 3.0 Yes
AskPeterson Scholarship $500 – $1,000 4/30 High School, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Yes
DriversEdHub.com Scholarship $2,000 4/30 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Will be judged on community or campus involvement, academic references, and grade point average.
CitizenshipTests.org Engineering and Science Scholarships $1,000 4/30 Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors Engineering and Science Will be judged on community or campus involvement, academic references, and grade point average.

Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
Byron Hanke Fellowship $2,000 -$5,000 5/1 Graduate & DACA Students Students must be working on topics related to community organizations. Yes
Quicken Loans Scholarship Essay Contest $2,500 5/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Yes
PixelMark Scholarship Contest $275- $1,000 5/1 High School Seniors and College Freshmen Communication, Advertising and/or Graphic Design Must live in the El Paso/Las Cruces area Yes
Technolabs Visual Art Scholarship $1,000 5/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Applicants should be enrolled in an accredited university and college and taking part in an ArtGraphic Design, Visual Communication, or Creative Advertising course. 3.9
Global Healing Center $1,250 5/17 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Students who are inspired to live a healthy life. 3.2 Yes
Warren & Kallianos Scholarship Program $500 – $1,500 5/20 High School Juniors & Seniors, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Yes
Full Circle Scholarship Programs Varies 5/31 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Registered as a member of a federal or state recognized tribe or a descendant of at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member.  2.0 No
Ampronix Scholarship Program $500 – $1,000 5/31 Undergraduate Students 20 hours of community service in the last year. Yes
New York Computer Rental Scholarship $2,000 5/31 Undergraduate & Graduate Students 2.5 Yes
AWeber Developing Futures Scholarship $2,500 5/31 Undergraduate Students Business, Marketing, Communications Yes
Azazie Scholarship $1,000 5/31 High School Seniors, Undergraduate Freshmen & Sophomores Yes
National Association of Abandoned Mine Land Programs $2,000 5/31 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Science, Engineering, or Technicians in the field of mine land reclamation Yes
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
Bowen Web Design Scholarship $1,500 6/1 High School Seniors, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Web Design or Development Full or part-time students attending a college in the United States.
Berrien Fragos Thorn Arts Scholarships for Migrant Farmworkers (Fall) $2,500 6/1 High School, Undergraduate, Graduate, International & DACA Students Creative arts-related majors No
Plattner Verderame Civil Justice Scholarship $2,500 6/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students One recommendation letter from a current or previous professor or teachers. Yes
Blaze Wifi Rural $500 6/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students  3.0 Yes
HelpTeaching.com Scholarship $1,000 6/1 High School, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Submit a short story or informational article for children. Yes
Cochise County Farm Bureau Scholarship $500 6/1 High School Seniors & Undergraduate Students Agriculture-related fields Apply using this application form. Yes
Annual CGTrader Scholarship $500 – $2,000 6/1 High School Seniors, Undergraduate & Graduate Students 2.5 Yes
Julie’s Helpers Memorial Scholarship  $2,500 6/1 Undergraduate Navajo Women College of Business, Education, Engineering or Science Field All applicants must be Navajo females between the ages of 17 and 30, of at least one-fourth degree Navajo Indian blood, and be full-time students. 2.75 Yes
Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship $1,000 6/1 Undergraduate Students Criminal Justice program or training. For minority nominees, nominated by American Correctional Association Member, who have demonstrated a need and a willingness to continue an educational mission toward a college education related to a career in the criminal justice field. Yes
Scholarship for Women Students $1,500 6/4 Undergraduate Students No
Andrew Piech Memorial $500 -$1,000 6/7 Undergraduate Students Automotive or Technical Vocational Career Yes
American Advertising Federation Up to $1,500 6/7 Undergraduate Students  Advertising related fields NM residents who plan to enter the advertising industry in NM. 3.0 Yes
Healthcare Leaders Scholarship $1,000 6/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Nursing or medicine related field of study. Applicant must be a US citizen, at least 17 years of age 3.0 Yes
Jerry P. Rainey Scholarship $1,000 6/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Must reside in the greater El Paso, TX – Las Cruces, NM 3.0 Yes
Brad’s Deals $2,000 6/15 Undergraduate Students 3.0 Yes
Advancing Hispanic Excellence in Technology, Engineering, Math, and Science (multiple scholarships) $1,000 -$5,000 6/15 High School Seniors, Undergraduate, Graduate & DACA Students Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math Must be members of SHPE. Yes; varies Yes
Women in Aerospace Foundation, Inc. Scholarship $2,000 6/21 Undergraduate Juniors & Seniors, DACA Students, International Students Engineering, Math, or Science, Interested in pursing a career in the aerospace field Must have completed at least 2 and a half academic years of full-time college work at time of application. Must be female. 3.0 Yes
LeafFilter Gutter Guard Scholarship $500 6/26 Graduate Students Yes
ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention, Inc. Scholarship $1,000 6/26 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Science, Math, Engineering, Technology Yes
The Future is Female Scholarship $3,000 6/29 Undergraduates & Graduates Must be an American Citizen/Resident. 3.0 Yes
The Chairish Design Your Future Scholarship $2,500 6/30 High School Seniors Undergraduate, Graduate  Design and Engineering related fields  2.0 Yes
Automotive Hall of Fame Varies 6/30 Undergraduate & International Students Automotive related fields 3.0 No
After College Succurro $1,000 6/30 Undergraduate, Graduate & International Students 2.5 No
Allied Dental Student Scholarship Program $1,000 -$5,000 6/30 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Dental Hygiene, Dental Laboratory Technology, Dental Assisting 3.25 Yes
Action Behavior Centers ABA Therapy Scholarship $1,000 6/30 Undergraduate Students Field related to research on autism spectrum disorder or clinical therapy positions (psychology, applied behavior analysis, education, or a variety of natural or applied sciences) Yes
From Classroom to Classroom Scholarship $5,000 6/30 High School Seniors Education or related field. Proof of strong academic performance, leadership, and community service, if applicable. 3.0
Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship $10,000 6/30 Undergraduate and Graduate Students Education-related degree. Must be a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident enrolled at an accredited 2-year, 4-year, technical/vocational college, or university in the United States. 3.0 Yes
Building the Future Scholarship $5,000 6/30 Undergraduate students Education-related degree. Must be a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident enrolled at an accredited 2-year, 4-year, technical/vocational college, or university in the United States. 3.0 Yes
Supporting STEM Scholarship $1,000 6/30 High School Seniors & Undergraduate Students Science, Technology, Engineering, or mathematics field of study. Full-time students who reside in the U.S., attend a U.S. university and are legally a U.S. citizen. 3.0 No
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
Softinventive Lab scholarship $1,000 7/1 High School Seniors or 1st-year Undergraduates Computer Engineering or Computer Science Must have received a minimum composite SAT score of 1250 or ACT score of 28. Applicants must also display leadership qualities and a passion for computer science and technology. 3.5
Castle Ink Paperless $1,000 7/1 Undergraduate, Graduate & International Students No
Business Leaders of Tomorrow $1,000 7/1 High School Students (17 or older), Undergraduate & Graduate Students Marketing, Finance, or Business-related degree programs 3.5 Yes
Surgent Professional Education Scholarship $500 – $1,000 7/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Accounting 2.8 Yes
National Association of Women In Construction Founders’ $500 -$2,500 7/3 Undergraduate Students Construction-related degree programs  3.0 No
Wal-Mart Foundation Dependent $1,625 7/9 High School, Undergraduate & Graduate Students No
American Indian Graduate Center Varies 7/15 High School, Undergraduate & Graduate Students No
Console & Hollawell Legal Scholarship $1,000 7/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Law-related degree  3.0 Yes
Creative Safety Supply Scholarship $1,000 7/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students 3.0 Yes
LeafFilter Racing/Blake Koch Graduate Scholarship $500 7/17 Graduate Students Yes
BambooHR Scholarship $5,000 7/19 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Yes
EZstorit Get Ahead Scholarship $500 7/20 Undergraduate & Graduate Students 2.75 Yes
Lincoln Forum Platt Family Scholarship Essay Contest $500 -$1,500 7/31 Undergraduate Students Yes
Gen and Kelly Tanabe $1,000 7/31 High School, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Yes
Veterinarian Science Scholarship $500 7/31 High School Seniors, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Pursuing a degree related to veterinary science 3.0 Yes
U.S. Self Storage College Scholarship $1,000 7/31 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Yes
ARS Backgrounds Video Scholarship Competition $1,000 7/31 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Video Submission
Children’s Scholarship $5,000 7/31 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Must be a former dependent of an air or ground medical transport crew member or patient who lost their lives or were seriously injured in an air medical account. Yes
Deputy Scholarship for Women in Technology $1,000 7/31 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Business Technology Administration, or related field 3.0 Yes
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
Future Nurse Scholarship $2,000 8/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Nursing Must have completed at least 30 credit hours 3.3 Yes
Global Healing Center $ 1,250 8/2 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Students who are inspired to live a healthy life. 3.2 Yes
Garcia, Artigliere, Medby, and Faulkner Scholarship Program $1,000 8/15 Undergraduate Students, Law School or Nursing School Students Must be attending Law school or Nursing school, or have declared an undergraduate major related to law or nursing Yes
Law Enforcement Family Member Scholarship $1,000 8/31 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Must have a family member who is or was an active duty member of law enforcement, including reserve officers and retired, deceased or disabled officers. 3.0 Yes
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
Bloomfield Capital Scholarship $1,000 9/1 College Juniors & Seniors Real Estate, Finance, or Business 3.5 Yes
Lounge Lizard Web Design Scholarship  $1,000 9/12 Undergraduate and Graduate Students Applicants must be students attending an accredited school or be accepted to begin school at an accredited school within 6 months of the application within the U.S. No
Bellhops’ Moving Forward Scholarship $3,000 9/15 Undergraduate Students 3.0 Yes
Nicholas A. Pennipede Memorial Scholarship $1,000 9/15 High School Seniors, Undergraduates, and Graduate Students Applicants must be accepted to an accredited college or university and are going to be enrolled full-time within the next six (6) months. Yes
Don’t Text and Drive $1,000 9/30 High School, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Yes
Annmarie Scholarship Program $1,000 9/30 Undergraduate & Graduate Students 3.0 Video Submission
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
Choctaw Nation Higher Education Program (Fall) $1,000 10/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Any tribal member of the Choctaw Nation actively pursuing a higher education degree may apply to receive assistance in the form of a scholarship or grant payable directly to an accredited college or university. 2.0 No
Garcia, Artlgiere & Medby Scholarship Program $1,000 10/1 Undergraduate Related to law or nursing Yes
Slick Deals Scholarship $2,500 10/15 Undergraduate Students 3.0 Yes
College JumpStart (Fall) $1,000 10/17 High School & Undergraduate Students Yes
U.S. Bank Scholarship Program $5,000 10/26 High School & Undergraduate Students       No
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
Build U. (Fall) $2,500 11/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Product Design, Interaction Design, UX Design, Engineering, or Computer Science Yes
Berrien Fragos Thorn Arts Scholarships for Migrant Farmworkers (Spring) $2,500 11/1 High School, Undergraduate, Graduate, International & DACA Students Creative Arts-related majors No
P.E.O. STAR Scholarship $2,500 11/1 High School Seniors A high school senior female, 20 years of age or under at the end of the calendar year. Recommended by and receives the vote of a local P.E.O. chapter. Las Cruces local contact: Carol Peterson, carolpeterson0824@comcast.net. 3.0 Yes
Business Plan Scholarship for Students with Disabilities (Fall) $1,000 11/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students with a documented disability Yes
David Ghozland Scholarship Program $1,000  11/16 Undergraduate & Graduate Students  Human Biology, Chemistry, Anatomy or related sciences  Yes
Philanthropic Educational Organization Scholar Awards $15,000 11/20 Graduate Students Nominations of potential Scholars are accepted from P.E.O. chapters between August 20 and November 20 each year. Nominations are for women who are citizens or legal permanent residents of the United States or Canada. Nominees must be within two years of graduating from a doctoral program. Local Las Cruces Contact: Marilyn Lehman, mlehman505@gmail.com.
Office of Navajo Nation Varies 11/25 Undergraduate & Graduate Students No

Stadivm Technology Scholarship Program

$750 11/30 High School, Undergraduate, and Graduate, Science, Technology, Engineering, or mathematics field of study. Must be 18 years of age and a U.S. resident at the time of application. Must be enrolled in an accredited higher learning institution listed on the U.S. Department of Education Website. Yes
National Physical Science Consortium Fellowship $20,000 11/30 Graduate Students Science and Engineering-related majors
Sixt Scholars Program $5,000 11/30 High School Seniors 3.7 No
Deputy Scholarship for Women in Technology $1,000 11/30 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Business Technology Administration, or related field 3.0 Yes
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
ASSE Foundation Varies 12/1 Undergraduate, Graduate & International Students Occupational safety, health, and environment-related majors 3.0 UG, 3.5 GRAD No
The Einstein Academic Scholarship $1,000 12/1 High School, Undergraduate & Graduate Students 3.5 Yes
Google Lime Scholarship Program $10,000 12/9 Undergraduate & Graduate Students at Universities in the U.S. or Canada, DACA Students. Students with disabilities who are pursuing a degree in computer science or a closely related technical field. No citizenship requirements. Yes
Annual CG Trader Scholarship $2,000 12/14 High School Seniors, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Must be enrolled full-time in an academic institution from Jan 1, 2018 – August 31, 2018. 2.5 Yes
Creative Safety Supply Scholarship $1,000 12/15 Undergraduate & Graduate Students 3.0 Yes
SEO Scholarship  $2,500 12/17 High School Seniors, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Digital Marketing Yes
StyleWe Scholarships $500 12/31 High School, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Interested in a design career. 3.0 Essay or Video Submission
The Expert Institute’s Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Scholarship $1,000 12/31 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Health Care or Life Sciences 3.0 Yes
The BadCredit.Org Wealth Wise Scholarship $1,000 12/31 High School Seniors & Undergraduate Students Finance, business, accounting, mathematics, management, and other related majors. 3.5 Yes
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) $1,500 Rolling to date of 12 months of YCC project Undergraduate Students (NM Resident for at least 6 months) The Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) Commission offers a $1,500 Tuition Voucher or a $500 Cash Bonus to YCC members who have worked in a YCC project for 12 months (52 weeks) in a 48 month period (4 years). Must complete Tuition Voucher. No
Planet of Baseball Scholarship $500 3/1 and 9/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Yes
L. Ron Hubbard’s Illustrators of the Future Contest $500 -$5,000 Rolling Undergraduate, Graduate & International Students Yes
Workers’ Compensation Association of NM Toby Wright Varies Rolling Undergraduate & Graduate Students  2.5 No
College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) $750 -$4,000 Rolling Undergraduate Freshmen No
G2 Entrepreneurial Scholarships  $5,000 Rolling- Summer and Spring Undergraduate, Graduate & International Students Full-time students who exemplify an entrepreneurial spirit and mindset. 2.5 Yes
Walmart Associate Scholarship Up to $2,000 Rolling High School Seniors and Undergraduate Students No
NAPI Scholars Program $2,500/semester Open-ended Undergraduate Students Business, Engineering, Agriculture Preference will be given to enrolled members of the Navajo Tribe or their spouses. No
Nitro College Scholarship $2,018 Last day of every month Undergraduate & Graduate Students No
Nitro Parent Scholarship $2,018 Last day of every month Parents who have a child enrolling for the first time in college No
UpNature Scholarship  $1,000 6/30 and 11/30 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Nursing, Medicine, Biosciences, Dentistry, and fields related to health & medicine 3.0 Yes
USA-Corporate Scholarship $500 5/31 and 10/31 Undergraduate & Graduate Students Business or related field 2.5 Yes
Resume Writing Service Scholarship $3,000 7/1 and 12/1 Undergraduate & Graduate Students 3.3 Yes
The Alpine Recovery Lodge Bi-Annual Scholarship Essay Contest $1,000 7/1 and 11/1 High School Seniors, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Must be a resident of Utah, Colorado, Idaho, Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona, or Nevada. Yes
Innovation in Education Scholarship $500 20th of each month High School, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (website, series of blogs, app, fundraising event, etc.). 3.0 Yes
Scholarship Amount Deadline Eligibility Majors Requirements GPA Requirement Essay Required
Albuquerque Community Foundation Scholarships Varies Several scholarships with various deadlines from March to June. High School Seniors & Undergraduate Students New Mexico Resident Yes
Geneseo Migrant Center Scholarships Varies Various High School, Undergraduate & Graduate Students Varies Varies
Asian Pacific Fund $1,000 – $5,000 Various Undergraduate & Graduate Students  2.75 – 3.0 Yes
United Negro College Fund (multiple scholarships) Varies Various Undergraduate, Graduate & International Students  Varies Varies
Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (multiple scholarships) Varies Various Undergraduate & Graduate Students  Varies Varies
Office of Navajo Nation Varies Various Undergraduate & Graduate Students Varies Varies
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarships Varies Various Undergraduate, Graduate, and Community College Transfer Students Varies Varies
P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education Max of $3,000 Due date will be assigned by the organization after nomination. Undergraduate & Graduate Students A female applicant who has had at least 24 consecutive months as a non-student sometime in her adult life, and is within 24 months of completing her educational program. Las Cruces local contact: Carol Peterson, carolpeterson0824@comcast.net.
National CPR Foundation Healthcare and Education Scholarship $1,000 Monthly Undergraduate & Graduate Students Health-Care or Education Related 2.8 Yes
League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) $2,000 – $20,000 Various Undergraduate Students  3.0 No
MENSA Education and Research Foundation Varies Various Undergraduate & Graduate Students Must be a MENSA member.

All information is subject to change without notice. Please visit each individual website to view the most up-to-date information.

*Scholarships that have multiple opportunities to submit each year.

**Scholarships that have various deadlines due to multiple scholarships listed.