Scholarship Search Engines & Websites
Click here for tips on where to find scholarships and how to be a strong scholarship applicant
Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) offers discounted out-of-state tuition in western states. Click here for a list of WUE schools and here for the WUE website.
Click here for popular scholarship search engines (don't have to be a senior to sign up):
Big Future (College Board)
Raise.me: This website allows students of all grades to enter their grades & accomplishments, with the goal of getting scholarship offers from colleges (click here for PBS video re: how Raise.me micro-scholarships work)
Sallie Mae Scholarships
Smart phone scholarship apps:
ABQ Community Foundation: multiple scholarships for NM students -- including Manuel Lujan (for NM colleges), Bryan Cline (for EHS varsity soccer players).
ABQ Public Schools Scholarship list
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
National Honor Society Members: All NHS members have access to NHS Scholar Dollars, a scholarship search tool powered by College Board. This tool expedites the scholarship search process, offering filtered results based on the four pillars of NHS: scholarship, service, leadership, and character. Use the tool at www.nhs.us/scholardollars.
Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) Program: College in the West for Less (150% of in-state tuition at participating out-of-state colleges for NM students = much cheaper than paying non-resident tuition!)
UNM Scholarship Webpage: PRIORITY DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1, 2016! ($1,000 Success Grant is only March 1, 2017 deadline)
New Mexico State Scholarship page: PRIORITY DEADLINE: EARLY DECEMBER 2016
Scholarship List compiled by U.S. Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (not updated since 2012, but helpful information)