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Other Scholarships

LANL Regional College Scholarship

The LANL Foundation, through the Los Alamos Employees Scholarship Fund (LAESF) seeks applicants for the new Regional College/Returning Student Scholarship fund. This fund awards scholarships to motivated students returning to a formal education after a hiatus for other pursuits. These scholarship candidates may have left formal education for business, the military, or other reasons, possibly for an extended period, and are now seeking to expand their opportunities with a certificate or a two-year degree through a program in the regional area.


LANL Employees Scholarship

Los Alamos Employees’ Scholarship: The goal of the LAESF is to provide scholarships that support students in Northern New Mexico who are pursuing undergraduate degrees in fields that will serve the region. Awards are based on academic performance (academic rigor, GPA, and standardized test scores), leadership potential (extracurricular and community service activities), critical thinking skills, and career goals relevant to local community needs. Financial need, diversity, and regional representation are integral components of the selections process.


Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation

The All‐USA Community College Academic Team recognizes high achieving two‐year college students who demonstrate academic excellence and intellectual rigor combined with leadership and service that extends their education beyond the classroom to benefit society. Twenty team members are named annually with each receiving a $2,500 scholarship, a total of $50,000 in scholarship awards. Nominees to the All‐USA Community College Academic Team may also be considered for the Coca‐Cola Community College Academic Team, New Century Scholars and All‐State Community College AcademicTeams when applicable.


Del Norte Scholarship

Del Norte supports the community by providing programs, assistance and scholarships for local athletes, teachers, service employees, medical doctors and patients, police and fire departments, and much more. Awarding and renewal of Scholarship is subject to their availability. Scholarships are valid for a specific length of time – after that, you must reapply. All requests for financial assistance scholarships will be kept confidential.


Gates Millennium Scholars Program

The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program, funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 to provide outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian Pacific Islander American**, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline area of interest. Continuing Gates Millennium Scholars may request funding for a graduate degree program in one of the following discipline areas: computer science, education, engineering, library science, mathematics, public health or science.


DRS Guardian Scholarship Fund

Established in 2011 and underwritten by DRS Technologies, Inc., the DRS Guardian Scholarship Fund provides college scholarships to the children of National Guardsmen who have been lost in service to our nation since 9/11. Over the past three years, NGEF has awarded 21 scholarships to students through the DRS Guardian Scholarship Fund. The deadline for applications each year is June 30.


Excel Staffing Endowment Scholarship

Excel Staffing Companies Endowment for Excellence in Continuing Education Scholarship Program was established in 1989 with the express purpose of assisting individuals in pursuit of excellence in a career. This program recognizes the hardships imposed on individuals who are working and attending school to attain an undergraduate or graduate degree, or professional certification. These awards are made to individuals who have taken the initiative to reach for a goal and have demonstrated a commitment to that goal. Up to four awards of up to $1,000 each will be awarded and recipients may re-apply the following year. Awards are made for tuition and/or actual school expenses.


Novus Biological Scholarship

The Novus Biologicals Scholarship Fund was established to recognize students looking to advance their knowledge and career in science. One student will be selected to receive $1500 (or international currency equivalent) to use towards their education.


Military Commanders Scholarship


The New York Chapter of the American Logistics Association (ALA) has established a scholarship program to assist children of select active duty, reserve, National Guard or retired members of the United States military who plan to continue their education in college. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.


Dream – Award Scholarship

Scholarship America’s Dream Award is our newest multi-year, performance-based scholarship fund targeted toward completion. Awards will be given to students selected from across the nation who are entering their second year of education beyond high school, based on the fact that too often scholarships are only offered in their freshman year. The scholarships will be renewable and growing in amount, incenting the student to complete their education.


Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program

Thermo Fisher Scientific is offering our future science scholars an opportunity to win $10,000 in scholarship funding for the 2014-2015 Fall semester. This scholarship was created to help provide educational opportunities for the future generation of scientists. Graduate students or undergraduate students must be enrolled in an accredited college for the 2014-2015 Fall semester to qualify for this scholarship. A pre-selected committee will award two $10,000 scholarships and four $5,000 scholarships among the candidates.


FEEA Scholarship (Federal Employee Education and Assistance Program)

The FEEA Scholarship Program is for current civilian federal employees and their dependent family members. Adult children and other relatives are eligible if claimed on the sponsoring employee’s tax return. Active duty military members and their dependents are eligible only through a sponsoring civilian employee spouse. Military retirees and dependents are eligible if the retiree (or retiree’s spouse) is a current civilian federal employee.


Tylenol Future Care Scholarship

For 23 years, the makers of TYLENOL® have awarded more than $8.9 million in scholarships to students pursuing an education in healthcare. We are proud to support those dedicated to a lifetime of caring for others.


David R. Woodling Memorial Scholarship

This fund was established in 2007 by The Stocker Foundation, in memory of David R. Woodling, to support students attending an accredited nonprofit or public educational institution in pursuit of a CERTIFICATE OR DEGREE IN A METALS TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM with a concentration in machine tool technology and welding.


National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS)

NSHSS works to continuously provide scholarship opportunities to our members to defray the costs associated with college and life-changing educational programs. A variety of scholarships are available for high school students to support college tuition at the accredited college or university of the member’s choosing, study abroad programs and special leadership and skills development programs through NSHSS partners.


Past Presidents Legacy Scholarship

NHA created the Past Presidents’ Legacy Scholarship is to encourage students to consider becoming part of the U.S. hydropower industry. Our growing industry has professionals in many different fields, including engineering, IT, biology, environmental sciences, forestry, hydrology, animal sciences, management, financial services, communications, and other areas. Many companies also offer high-paying skilled labor and technical positions.


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.