Foundation offers 18 scholarships to New Mexico students

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Community Foundation is offering 18 separate scholarship and student aid programs.

All interested recipients must attend a nonprofit or public educational institution like the University of New Mexico or Central New Mexico Community College.

All interest applicants must also be New Mexico residents.

Below are the following 18 scholarships being offered:

Scholarship Information
ScholarshipMinimum GPAWho Can Apply?
The American Advertising Federation-New Mexico (AAF-NM) Scholarship Fund3.0 For individuals who plan to enter the advertising industry in New Mexico. Applicants must be a New Mexico resident enrolled full-time in a New Mexico four year nonprofit or public educational institution and in a field connected to advertising.
Andrew Piech Memorial ScholarshipNo Minimum GPA Students pursuing an automotive or technical vocational career.
Barnes W. Rose, Jr. and Eva Rose Nickol Scholarship Fund3.6 Albuquerque high school seniors in pursuit of a degree in one of the STEM majors.
Bryan Cline Memorial Soccer Scholarship FundNo Minimum GPA Eldorado high school varsity soccer players.
Carl F. Scott Scholarship Fund for Tucumcari Lodge #27 A.F. & A.M.2.5 Quay County residents.
David R. Woodling Memorial ScholarshipNo Minimum GPA Albuquerque high school seniors in pursuit of a degree in one of the STEM majors.
Excel Staffing Companies for Excellence

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Education Fund

 3.0 Students working full time & attending undergraduate, graduate, or vocational school part-time in central or northern New Mexico.
James Ledwith Memorial Scholarship FundNo Minimum GPA Albuquerque-area high school seniors.
Kiwanis Club of Albuquerque Scholarship Fund3.0 Albuquerque-area high school seniors. (includes Rio Rancho, East Mountain and Los Lunas/Belen)
Manuel Lujan Excellence in Education Scholarship Fund2.5 Students who wish to continue their education in New Mexico
New Mexico Manufactured Housing Association Scholarship Fund3.0 High School seniors currently living in a mobile/ manufactured home.
Notah Begay III Scholarship Fund3.0 Native American scholar-athletes.
Robby Baker Memorial Scholarship Fund2.0 La Cueva high school seniors with a language learning or other disability.
Sussman-Miller Educational Assistance FundHigh School




 High School seniors and those continuing in college.
Woodcock Family Education Scholarship Fund3.8 Albuquerque-area high school seniors.
Youth in Foster Care Scholarship Fund2.0 Must have been in the N.M. foster care system for a minimum of one year at the age of 18.

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