How do I apply?

What is it? 

A scholarship for eligible students enrolled in a teacher preparation program.

How much is available? 

Up to $6,000 per year, which can cover tuition, fees, books, supplies and other costs. 

Eligibility Criteria: 

  • Must be a resident of New Mexico. 
  • Entolled at least half-time in NMSU's teacher preparation program. 
  • Must be pursing a teaching degree at any time later than 120 days following high school graduation or the award of a high school equivalency credential recognized by the State of New Mexico. 
  • Has not earned appropriate educational credentials to be licensed as a teacher by the Public Education Department. 
  • Demonstrates financial need.

For additional information about this scholarship opportunity and more, contact: 

Samantha Padron