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Scholarships for Entering Freshmen

Additional Information: All first-time scholarships require the student to be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and be enrolled full time (12 hours or more per semester)

Scholarship Programs for Entering Freshmen

 
Scholarship Eligibility
Amount
 
per Year
Duration of Award How to Apply Deadline
Gold

National Merit Finalist Certificate and High School GPA of 3.5

$6,000/year
Renewable for up to four years for a total of $24,000
First time scholarships are renewable for a maximum of 4 academic years (8 academic semesters, excluding summer semesters)

Complete NMT Application for Undergraduate Admission and Scholarships

March 1
Silver
National Merit Semi Finalist Certificate or High School GPA of 3.5 and ACT 30 - or SAT 1320

$5,000/year
Renewable for up to four years for a total of $20,000
March 1
Presidential
High School GPA of 3.25 and ACT 27 - or SAT 1200

$4,000/year
Renewable for up to four years for a total of $16,000
March 1
Copper
High School GPA of 3.0 and ACT - 23 - or SAT 1050

$2,000/year
Renewable for up to four years for a total of $8,000
March 1
 
 
 
 
Tech Tuition Assistance

 NM resident graduated from a NM High School and enrolled at NMT the semester immediately following High School Graduation or GED

 


 
 

 

 $1,400

 

 

 

One-time

 

 

Complete NMT Application for Undergraduate Admission and Scholarships

 

 

 

March 1

 
 
 
 
NM Legislative Lottery Scholarship

NM resident graduated from a NM High School and enrolled at NMT the semester immediately following High School Graduation or GED completion and earned 15 credit hours with a GPA of 2.5 the first semester.

 

Award for 2015-16 academic year:$2,403.61per semester

Amounts will be determined prior to each academic year

 

 

Awarded beginning with second semester of enrollment

Renewable for a maximum of 7 academic semesters excluding summer semester

 

 

 

Automatically Awarded

 

 

 

None

 
 
 
 US Navy STEM Scholarship

Must be a US citizen, must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, must be pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics, must be of Hispanic descent and/or demonstrate strong leadership or service within the Hispanic community

 

 

 

$10,000

 

 

One-time 

 

 

See Website

 

 

April 30, 2016

 
Albuquerque Community Foundation

 

Varies

 

Varies

 

Varies

 

See website

 

March-June

Association on American Indian Affairs Scholarships

 

Must be enrolled in a tribe from the continental US or Alaska, must attend full-time for the 2015-16 academic year

 

Varies

 

One-time

 

See website

 

June 1st

 Kay and Elise Brower Music Scholarship

 Must be an incoming or current New Mexico Tech undergraduate or graduate student, must be (or plan to be) involved in music ensembles at NMT

 

TBD 

 

One-time 

 

Application 

 

March 31, 2016 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Mills Family Scholarship

 

Minimum 3.2 GPA

 A current resident of San Juan, McKinley, Rio Arriba, Los Alamos, Sandoval, Taos, Mora, Santa Fe, Colfax, Union, Harding, or San Miguel counties or;

 A New Mexico Tribal Member from any county in the state

 A graduating high school senior within the last 24 months

 Pell Grant eligible as determined by the FAFSA

 

 

 

 

(2) $2,500 Awards

 

 

 

Renewable

 

 

Application to be made available in Fall 2015 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 April 11, 2016

 *FAFSA is the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. New Mexico Tech's Title IV code for federal financial aid applications is 002654.


Scholarship Conditions & Requirements