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1119 Mesa Vista Hall
MSC06 3800
1-University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
Phone: (505) 277-6343
Fax: (505) 277-0033
E-mail: aiss@unm.edu

Private Scholarships

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

Last Update: March 12, 2018 10:57 AM


Opportunities with March 2018 Deadlines

March 1, 2018 - Apartment List Scholarship - HS/UG/GR

Applicant must complete online application, which includes a personal statement. Click to apply.

March 1, 2018 - Blacks at Microsoft Scholarships - HS

Applicants must complete online application, be a high-school senior of African descent (African American, African, or Ethiopian), demonstrate passion for technology and leadership at school or in a community, have a GPA of 3.3 or higher, require financial assistance, (2) letters of recommendation, resume, picture of yourself, transcript, and (2) essays. Click to apply.

March 1, 2018 - CAS Trust Scholarship Program - UG

Applicant must complete online application, be a member of Student Central, have sat for at least one actuarial exam, (2) letters of recommendations, and official transcript. Click to apply.

March 1, 2018 - *Future of Water $1000 Scholarship for 2017-2018 - UG/GR

U.S. Citizen or legal U.S. resident (international transfer students are eligible if enrolling in a U.S. institution); Currently enrolled full-time in a degree program (proof of enrollment will be required before award is distributed) at an accredited college in the U.S. (or will be enrollee by the time the scholarship is awarded); Complete application; Submit 700-1,500 word essay on topic provided on website. Click to apply.

March 1, 2018 - Project Yellow Light - HS/UG

Design and create a video, billboard, or radio segment to inform young drivers about the distractions and safe driving tips. Click to apply.

March 1, 2018 - The Ben Carlson Scholarship - HS/UG

Applicant must complete online application, high school students must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher, undergraduates must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, be present or past participation in a junior lifeguard program or past employment as an ocean lifeguard will be given preference, and other requirements as well. Click to apply.

March 2, 2018 - *Tzu Chi USA Scholars - HS/UG

Applicant must demonstrate financial need, graduating senior, completed a 3.0 GPA, enroll full-time in 2017-2018. If continuing undergraduates must be a former Tzu Chi Scholarship recipient. Click to apply.

March 2, 2018 - The Generation Google Scholarship - HS/UG

Applicants must complete online application, be part of an underrepresented group in computer science, be available to attend Google's Computer Science Summer Institute (CSSI), exemplify leadership and demonstrate passion for computer science and technology, and have strong record of academic achievement. Click to apply.

March 2, 2018 - 26th Annual Kaplun Essay Contest - HS

Applicants must submit a personal statement in Level 1 or 2, contact information. Click to apply.

March 8, 2018 - Udall Undergraduate Scholarship - UG/GR/LAW

Udall Scholarship provides access to the Udall Alumni Network: an association of environmental and tribal leaders and public servants sharing innovative ideas, professional advice, and job and internship opportunities. 11 question app; 800 word essay (refer to link); transcripts; 3 letters of recommendation; UNM Faculty Rep: Dr. Kate Krause nisf@unm.edu. Click to apply.

March 12, 2018 - Jiffy Lube Teen Driver Scholarship - HS

Applicants must complete online application, "what drives you" essay in 500 words, and 16-18 years old. Click to apply.

March 15, 2018 - Catching the Dream Scholarship (Summer) - UG/GR

Applicants must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian, full time student, apply for 10 other sources of funding, and write a personal statement. Click to apply.

March 16, 2018 - NIADA/Manheim Regional Scholarship - HS

Applicants must reside in one of the 4 regions indicated, provide a transcript, demonstrated work ethic in SAT or ACT scores. Click to apply.

March 19, 2018 - America's 911 Foundation Scholarship - UG

Applicants must complete online application, have a parent who is an Active Duty First Responder, either paid or volunteer, list of parent's name, department, job title, (2) letters of reference, and an essay (250-500 words). Click to apply.

March 20, 2018 - Civilian Marksmanship Program Scholarship - HS

Applicant must complete online application, demonstrate rifle or pistol marksmanship competition experience, be US Citizen, good moral character, and graduating high school senior. Click to apply.

March 22, 2018 - Barnes W. Rose, Jr. and Eva Rose Nichol Scholarship Program - HS

Applicant must be a Albuquerque High School graduate, GPA 3.6, demonstrate financial need, pursue a degree in a STEM field, Personal Statement, Reference from an AHS math/science teacher, two references. Click to apply.

March 22, 2018 - Bryan Cline Memorial Soccer Albuquerque Scholarship Program - HS

Applicant must be Eldorado High School (EHS), Varsity Soccer Player, Full Time, Name of Varsity of soccer team coach, A Reference from an educator and soccer coach. Click to apply.

March 22, 2018 - New Mexico Manufactured Housing Association Scholarship Fund - HS

Applicant must live in a manufactured mobile/manufactured home, GPA 3.0, Essay, Statement of Financial need, Proof of Residency in a manufactured home, Letter of Reference. Click to apply.

March 22, 2018 - James Ledwith Memorial Scholarship - HS

Applicant must demonstrate that he/she is capable of succeeding in that educational pursuit and that this scholarship will help them in this endeavor, Letter of Reference from an educator and community sponsor, Personal Essay. Click to apply.

March 22, 2018- Kiwanis Club of Albuquerque Scholarship Program - HS

GPA 3.0, ACT 23, Personal Essay, (2) References from an educator and community member. Click to apply.

March 22, 2018 - Robby Baker Memorial Scholarship - HS

Applicant must have been a La Cueva High School who graduated from language learning, reading disability, or learning barrier or life challenge. Additional applicants must provide a Personal Essay, GPA 2.0, Up to two references from teachers and/or counselors. Click to apply.

March 22, 2018 - Women in Rhetoric and Logic Scholarship - HS

Applicant must be female from Albuquerque Academy, Preference will be given to applicants from high school debate or society, High School Transcript, Resume, Personal Essay. Click to apply.

March 22, 2018 - Woodcock Family Education Scholarship Program - HS

Applicants must be a full time student, GPA of 3.8 or higher, ACT of 30, Personal Statement, Reference from a math or science teacher, Reference from other teachers, internship or work programs, or community services. Click to apply.

March 23, 2018 - 2018 ESA Youth Scholarship Program Applicant Association - HS

Applicant must be between the ages of 15-27, meet certain qualifications of parent(s) or guardian(s) (SEE APPLICATION), Essay, Transcripts, Proof Acceptance, ACT/SAT scores, resume, verified community service, and letter of acceptance. Click to apply.

March 28, 2018 - Indian Health Services Scholarship - UG/GR

Letter of Acceptance/Application, Documentation of American Indian or Alaska Native Village Membership, Official Transcripts, Curriculum for Major. Click to apply.

March 30, 2018 - Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship - HS/UG

Applicant must be between the ages of 16-25, submit essay questions, at least one full year of post secondary studies left, a GPA of 2.5 or greater, and be a citizen of the US or Canada. Click to apply.

March 30, 2018 - Senior Wisdom Scholarship - UG/GR

Applicant must complete online application, 400-700 word essay on selected topic. Click to apply.

March 31, 2018 - AGreatCoffee Digital Marketing Scholarship - UG

Applicant must be in good academic standing at a four-year public or private university or college; Applicant must submit an essay; Topic provided on website. Click to apply.

March 31, 2018 - AISES A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship - UG/GR

The A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship Program is funded through a variety of sources, including memorials, private donations, AISES fundraisers, corporate grants/contracts, and government grants. The scholarship fund was established to memorialize A.T. Anderson, one of the founders of AISES. Click to apply.

March 31, 2018 - AISES Burlington North Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship - HS

Administered by AISES for the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation (BNSF), this scholarship is made available to American Indian high school seniors who reside in one of the 13 states serviced by the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Pacific Corporation and its affiliated companies: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas and Washington. This award is for four years (for a maximum of 8 semesters) or until baccalaureate degree is obtained, whichever occurs first. Those awarded must maintain a 2.5 GPA their freshman and sophomore years and a 3.0 GPA their junior and senior years to receive the full award. Click to apply.

March 31, 2018 - AISES Chevron Corporation Scholarship - UG/GR

Chevron Scholarships are awarded to American Indian, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, First Nations and other indigenous peoples of North America who are students in higher education. The scholarship was developed by AISES and Chevron to support the advancement of students with technical and leadership accomplishments, as well as a commitment to and passion for the energy field. The scholarship is open to both undergraduate and graduate students persuing STEM degrees, as well as business related studies. Click to apply.

March 31, 2018 - AISES Intel Growing the Legacy Scholarship Program - UG/GR

The Intel Growing the Legacy Scholarship Program will support 30 graduate and 20 undergraduate students each year. This Program includes financial support, mentorship, paid internship opportunities, and, upon successful graduation, employment opportunities with Intel. While this Program is not automatically renewing, awardees are encouraged to re-apply each year. As Intel will provide opportunities for paid internships, students will also be evaluated based on their interest in participating in an Intel internship in Summer 2018. Click to apply.

March 31, 2018 - AISES Oracle Academy Scholarship - HS

The Oracle Academy scholarship is open to students pursuing degrees in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. The scholarship will support two Undergraduate Scholarships at $2,500 and one Graduate Scholarship at $10,000 per year. Full amounts to be funded in one disbursement in Fall 2018. Click to apply.

March 31, 2018 - *Cobell Scholarship - HS/UG/GR

Both Merit-based and Need-based, the competitive Cobell Scholarship is annual, non-renewable, and available to any post-secondary (after high school) student who is; an enrolled member of a US Federally-Recognized Tribe, enrolled in full-time study and is degree-seeking. Applicants must plan to attend or be attending any nationally, regionally and industry accredited non-profit, public and private, institution. Click to apply.

March 31, 2018 - *Louie Family Foundation Scholarship - HS/UG

Applicant must be a freshman or enrolling in an accredited university during the 20178-2019 academic year, GPA of 3.5 on 4.0, SAT of 1200 of 1600 or 1800 of 2400, ACT of 25, two letters of reference, personal statements, and submit to interviews on phone/Skype. Click to apply.

March 31, 2018 - Montem Health and Wellness Scholarship - HS/UG

Scholarship is open to students who are currently enrolled in high school, college, university or trades school; Applicant must have a passion for a healthy lifestyle; Applicant must submit a 500-1000 word essay; Topic provided on website. Click to apply.

March 31, 2018 - National Federation of the Blind Scholarship - HS

Applicants must complete online application, must be legally blind (provide Confirmation of Legal Blindness), (1) letter of recommendation, transcripts, (1) Affiliate President's, and other NFB requirements. Click to apply.

March 31, 2018 - Seniors Helping Seniors - HS/UG

Submit 500-1,000 word essay that answers 3 questions provided on website; Applicant must be involved in a community service effort/volunteer opportunity where they work with the elderly or participate in caregiving duties for an elderly relative living into heir home; must be a graduating senior in high school or currently enrolled in an undergraduate program. Click to apply.

October 31, 2018 - Kidguard for Education Essay Scholarship - HS

Applicants must complete online application, provide a Dropbox Link to essay, Verification of full-time enrollment, KidGuard for Education Essay, and contact information. Click to apply.