Competitive Scholarships

Award Type: Scholarship

Applicants must be non-residents of the state of New Mexico, and they must be willing to enroll full-time in a public four-year university in New Mexico. Students applying to Eastern New Mexico University, New Mexico Highlands University, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology or Western New Mexico University must have one of the following combinations: a GPA of at least 3.0 and an ACT score of at least 23, or a GPA of at least 3.5 and an ACT of at least 20. Students applying to the University of New Mexico or New Mexico State University must have either an ACT score of 26 and a GPA of 3.0 or an ACT score of 23 and a GPA of 3.5.

Award Amount

Average: $100

Number of Awards

No Information Available

Deadlines & Renewal


Eligibility Requirements

  • Maximum ACT 20
  • Minimum GPA 3.00

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Sponsoring Organization

New Mexico Higher Education Department

2048 Galisteo street
Santa Fe, NM 87505

(505) 476-8400
(505) 476-8453

Contact Information

New Mexico Higher Education Department
2044 Galisteo Street
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 476-8400

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