New Mexico True Scholars
A SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM RECOGNIZING PASSION FOR THE FUTURE OF NEW MEXICO AGRICULTURE
505 Southwestern® New Mexico True Scholars is a new scholarship program designed to recognize passion and commitment to pursue higher education and make a positive impact on the agriculture industry in New Mexico. One recipient for the $5,000 scholarship will be selected annually and will be awarded in equal payments over 4 years of undergraduate study.
- Applicants must be graduating seniors of a New Mexico high school.
- Applicants must plan to attend an accredited college or university in New Mexico beginning fall 2018 and be enrolled full time.
- Applicants must have maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.0 in their first six semesters of high school.
- Applicants must have completed a FAFSA application for the upcoming college year.
- Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to making an impact in the agricultural industry and/or overall economy of food and agriculture of New Mexico.
- September 1, 2017: Scholarship open for applications online at http://nmcf.org/scholarships/505-southwestern-new-mexico-true-scholars
- March 19, 2018 11:59PM: Applications DUE
- Late April 2018: Scholarship Recipient Announced
- Complete online application at http://nmcf.org/scholarships/505-southwestern-new-mexico-true-scholars
- Attach your high school transcript through your junior year.
- Attach a copy of your college acceptance letter.
- Attach a copy of the FAFSA page that indicates what your Estimated Family Contribution would be.
For more information, http://nmcf.org/scholarships/505-southwestern-new-mexico-true-scholars or email Erika Davila at New Mexico Community Foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org