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MSC06 3800
1-University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
Phone: (505) 277-6343
Fax: (505) 277-0033

Private Scholarships

UG - Undergraduate Student (Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior)
GR - Graduate Student (Master's or Professional Degree)
HS - Graduating High School

Last Update: June 14, 2018 2:49 PM

Opportunities with June 2018 Deadlines

June 1, 2018 - Adam Greenman American Dream Scholarship - HS

Scholarship is open to incoming or current college students. Applicant must submit an essay describing the career they want to pursue and how their education can contribute to the American Dream. Click to apply.

June 1, 2018 - American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC) Fellowship - GR

The AIGC Fellowship program provides approximately $1,200,000 in fellowships to over 400 American Indian and Alaska Native graduate and professional students each year. Graduate fellowships are monetary awards made to American Indian and Alaska Native graduate or professional full-time, degree-seeking students, who meet all eligibility criteria. The fellowship amount is typically between $1000 and $5000 per academic year (not including summer), and varies from year to year, depending on the number of qualified applicants, the availability of funds and unmet financial need. Click to apply.

June 1, 2018 - BIE Loan for Service - GR

AIGC administers a Bureau of Indian Education contract to provide financial assistance in the form of loans to eligible American Indian and Alaska Natives seeking graduate and professional degrees. The goal is to promote opportunity for careers with tribal governments, Bureau of Indian Affairs and Bureau of Indian Affairs—funded organizations on and off reservations. Loans are paid back at the rate of one year of service for one year of funding. Click to apply.

June 1, 2018 - Joel Goldenberg Memorial Scholarhsip - UG/GR

The ISPE Boston Area Chapter Scholarship Foundation, Inc. is pleased to provide the Joel Goldenberg Memorial Scholarship. In order to apply, undergraduate or graduate students must be enrolled in an accredited college or university associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral degree or certification program. This is a target based scholarship that is designed to support the educational pursuits and career development of talented individuals. Click to apply.

June 1, 2018 - Odenza Vacations College Scholarship - HS/UG

Applicant must be attending a college or university during the 2018-2019 academic school year, must have greater than a 2.5 GPA, must be between the ages of 17 and 24 on September 1, 2018, and be a resident of the United States or Canada. Click to apply.

June 1, 2018 - Science Post Graduate Scholarship Fund (SPGSF) - UG/GR

The Science Post Graduate Scholarship Fund (SPGSF) is an excellent opportunity for you! Undergraduate and Graduate funding available! Undergraduates are eligible to receive up to $20,000 and graduate and professional students are eligible to receive up to $30,000 per year. This is a merit-based award. Application deadline is June 1! Click to apply.

June 1, 2018 - Vive Health Scholarship - UG

Vive Health wants to support your personal and professional development by offering full-time students that are in good academic standing and attending a USA college or university to apply for their $2,500 annual scholarship. Click to apply.

June 7, 2018 - Rae Lee Siporin Scholarship for Women - UG

Must be a female New Mexico resident, college senior, taken a break during educational career, full or part time student, graduation essay, demonstrates financial aid. Scholarship award is for fall 2018 and spring 2019. Click to apply.

June 7, 2018 - The Pam Schneider Memorial Scholarship - UG

Applicant must be a New Mexico resident enrolled as a full-time junior or senior in a 4-year educational institution in pursuit of a degree with a marketing emphasis. Recipient must have a GPA <3.0 and must be one semester away from completing the degree from the time the scholarship is awarded for fall 2018 and spring 2019 school year. Click to apply.

June 7, 2018 - Trythall Family Scholarship for Excellence in Continuing Education - UG

Must reside in the following counties: Bernalillo, Sandoval, Valencia, Torrance. Works a minimum of 20 hrs. per week, 3.0 GPA, pursuing a Bachelors Degree, Associates, or Certified Certificate program. Scholarship award is for fall 2018 and spring 2019. Click to apply.

June 8, 2018 - BRAG Scholarship - UG

Applicant must a full-time undergraduate, have a GPA of 3.0 or greater, US citizen or permanent resident, be able to attend the BRAG Annual Scholarship & Awards in NYC in October, respond to given essay prompt, provide 2 letters of recommendation, and application must be stamped and sealed. Click to apply.

June 8, 2018 - Bright Futures Scholarship for Early Childhood Teachers - UG/GR

Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited degree program, have a minmum of 9 months working with this age group, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, specific credit requirements for degree program (see website for more information), two recommendations, personal essay, can be used for US colleges and universities, and please see scholarship website for additional requirements. Click to apply.

June 8, 2018 - The Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award - UG

The student must be an undergraduate at the time the paper is written, and no more than two students from any one institution may enter papers in any one contest. Click to apply.

June 14, 2018 - Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants - GR

Scholarship is open to high school juniors and seniors, as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. Applicant must submit an essay on their educational career and life goals. Click to apply.

June 15, 2018 - Global Lift Equipment Scholarship - UG

Eligible applicants must be attending or plan on attending a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2018, have a GPA of 2.5 or greater and be a resident of the U.S or Canada. Click to apply.

June 15, 2018 - Swope, Rodante P.A. Scholarship - UG/GR

Swope, Rodante P.A. is committed to rewarding those students who go out of their way to help others, and supports these student leaders by awarding $5,000 in higher education scholarships annually. Applicants must be a student in good standing with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, seeking either an undergraduate degree or advanced degree at an accredited institution of higher education within the United States. Click to apply.

June 15, 2018 - SMA Native American STEM Scholarship - UG

Souder, Miller & Associates offers a $1,500 scholarship opportunity to Native American students pursuing a four-year degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics. The scholarship may be used for tuition, fees, books or on-campus housing/meals. Automatic approval for up to a maximum of four academic years is at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee.. Click to apply.

June 18, 2018 - Friends of Hubbell Scholarship - UG (Junior/Senior)

The Friends of Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site, Inc. announce that applications are being accepted for the 2018 annual scholarship for Navajo and Hopi college students. The funds for our scholarships are raised through memberships, activities at Hubbell TPNHS including the Auctions, and other off-site events. The scholarships are established in honor of three weavers (Evelyn Curley, Mary Lee Begay, and Helen Kirk) who spent many years demonstrating their art to people in the Visitor Center. In August of 2017, the Friends group awarded $22,500 in Scholarships. Click to apply.

June 18, 2018 - Sussman-Miller Educational Assistance Award Program - UG

Enrolled in a college/university, Available Statewide, Must be a Federal Financial Aid Recipient. Scholarship award is for fall 2018 and spring 2019. Click to apply.

June 19, 2018 - BigSun Scholarship - HS/UG

Applicants must submit a short essay (500-1000 words) answering the given prompt, and be a high school or attending a post secondary institute. Please website for additional information. Click to apply.

June 25, 2018 - Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship & Financial Assistance (ONNSFA) - UG/GR

The Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance serves eligible Navajo people and provides students the opportunity to achieve their educational goals. This opportunity is provided as a privilege with the intent that recipients, upon graduation, will return to the Navajo Nation to apply their learning to benefit the continuing development of the Navajo Nation. Click to apply.

June 29, 2018 - The Collective Bill Caspare Memorial Fund Scholarship - UG/GR

Collective LLC, through the O’Toole Media Awards, is pleased to introduce you “The Collective Bill Caspare Memorial Fund Scholarship”. The student must be a rising undergraduate junior or senior or a fully enrolled graduate student at the time of application. The scholarship program is intended to support diversity in the New Media and Data Science disciplines within advertising and media. Click to apply.

June 30, 2018 - ACHP-Smithsonian Cultural Heritage Fellowship - UG/GR

The Smithsonian Institution (SI) with the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP) would like to announce “ACHP-Smithsonian Cultural Heritage Fellowship”. The theme for the 2018 Fall Semester ACHP-SI fellowship is Heritage of the District of Columbia. Those with an interest in learning more about the preservation of culture, heritage, sites, and artifacts within and around the nation’s capital are especially encouraged to apply.Click to apply.

June 30, 2018 - Lift Parts Express Scholarship - HS/UG

Applicant must be between the ages of 16-21, attending school in the fall of 2018 and have a 3.0 GPA or above. Click to apply.

June 30, 2018 - Possible Self Scholarship- UG

The Possible Self Scholarship (PSS) is awarded to enrolled tribal members of the Pueblo of Acoma who have outstanding potential , leadership, motivation, and desire to succed. Click to apply.

June 30, 2018 - SIPES Foundation Earth Science Scholarship - UG

The Society of Independent Professional Earth Scientists (SIPES) Foundation is pleased to announce its scholarship named as the SIPES Foundation Earth Science Scholarship. Anyone currently enrolled as upper-division or graduate students, who are majoring in any earth science – such as geology, geophysics, or petroleum engineering with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or better, are eligible to apply. Click to apply.

June 30, 2018 - Sump Pump Scholarship - HS/UG

Current High School Senior or College student; Must be under the age of 24; Complete online application; Submit 1000-1500 word essay; More information can be found on website. Scholarship award is for fall 2018. Click to apply.

Ongoing - Dave's Bike Review Scholarship - HS/UG/GR

Dave's Bikes is offering a scholarship to any college student who aspires to live a healthy, active life and is willing to submit a video on how this fitness is gained through cycling while in college. Applicants must be a current college or university student within the United States during the Fall semester of 2017. Click to apply.