Scholarship Requirements

Fall 2021 - Spring 2022 Scholarship

Thank you for your participation in the 2021-2022 schoalrship! Please check back here in spring 2022 for application details for the fall 2022-spring 2023 academic year.

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements

  • Minimum of a UNM 2.75 cumulative grade point average
  • Undergraduates: Must be enrolled full time 12 credit hours or more, a sophomore, junior, or senior during award year with at least two full-time semesters remaining until graduation
  • Graduates: Must be enrolled full time, 9 credit hours or more or 6 hours in conjunction with an assistantship, Masters or Doctoral student with at least two full-time semesters remaining until graduation. Continuing graduate students and new graduate students who are continuing on from their UNM undergraduate degree the previous semester are eligible.
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Demonstrated community service, awards, and/or recognition
  • Successful Applicants must volunteer at a Parent Association event within the academic year

Required Documents for Scholarship Packet

  • Parent Association Scholarship Application Form
  • An essay describing your financial need along with your community or academic involvement. In at least 250 words, describe your involvement with a student project/community service/student organization you are passionate about and how it enriches your UNM college experience.
  • Experience resume: list of extracurricular activities, community service/involvement, student organizations, experience, skills, awards, etc.
  • UNM Financial Aid Award Package for the 2021-2022 academic year