Nursing Scholarships

Española Hospital Auxiliary

Scholarship Deadlines:
May 1st - Summer semester
August 1st - Fall semester
December 1st - Spring semester

Scholarships are available to students who have been accepted in the Nursing program and are awarded first on the basis of need. Amounts vary with the number of credit hours taken and the GPA maintained. Scholarships are for academic use only such as tuition, books, lab fees, etc., and are not to be used for personal use such as babysitting, etc. Funds are administered through the Financial Aid Department. Scholarship applications are available at the Española Hospital Administrators Office.


Ruby Palmlund and Leonard Maley Nursing Scholarship (for ADN students)

Scholarship Deadline: March 31st - Fall Semester

The Ruby Palmlund and Leonard Maley Nursing Scholarship is a $5,000 scholarship available yearly. For more information please contact Ellen Trabka, Dean, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, (505) 747.2209,


Campus RN–New Mexico Nursing Scholarship

Visit CampusRN to apply for the $2,500 regional scholarship,


and to search for nursing jobs in New Mexico.

Northern offers over 50 bachelor's, associate and certificate programs in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math); Nursing and Health Sciences; Liberal Arts and Humanities; Arts, Film & Media; Business Administration; Teacher Education and Technical Trades.
Northern New Mexico College is the most affordable 4-year college in the Southwestern US. Choose us for our value, our quality degree and continuing education programs in diverse areas of study, and our experienced faculty. We provide students with unique opportunities for academic, personal, and professional growth, small class sizes, personalized attention, and strong hands-on experiences from day one.
The Northern Foundation remains committed to stimulate leadership, promote equity, and grow resources and philanthropy in the Española Valley and surrounding rural areas. Over the past twenty years, we have granted $1.3 million to support over 1,250 NNMC students.