CNM has many scholarship opportunities for both new and ongoing students. One may be right for you! We want you to take a look at these opportunities. Scholarships are a source of additional money for school.

Contact Scholarship Services

Scholarship Services
525 Buena Vista SE
SSC 104
Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 224-3140
(505) 224-3124 (fax)

How to apply:

  • Request applications from all potential scholarship donors
  • Apply before the deadlines
  • Obtain letters of reference
  • Type all letters and applications

Do you want a scholarship for next year? The 2018-2019 application is linked below. This short application is all it takes to be considered. Complete it now!

2018-2019 CNM Scholarship Application

CNM Foundation scholarships are open for the 2017/18 aid year. Check out the options! Find a scholarship that fits you.

2017-2018 CNM Foundation Scholarships

Featured CNM Scholarships

Dual Credit Presidential Scholarships / Aspire-Education & Community, Robert and Mary Matteucci

Recent high school graduates who completed at least 6 credits while in high school as a CNM Dual Credit student with a 3.0 GPA or better

Ottens Foundation Emergency and Success Scholarship 

Available to Native American students currently enrolled in select healthcare majors. 

Rust Opportunity Assistance Fund

An emergency fund available for students experiencing an unforeseen financial situation.

Success Delta Dental Student Award 

Available to students enrolled in the final term of the CNM Dental Assistant certificate program who will graduate in Spring 2018

Success STEM/Engineering Scholarship 

       Available to students graduating in Spring 2018 with an Associates' Degree in a STEM field

Wilhelmina Neat Coe/Peace Foundation, Inc. Memorial Scholarship

CNM students who will be transferring to UNM in the Spring term

State of NM Scholarship Funds

Did you just graduate from a New Mexico high school? Or did you just pass a New Mexico high school equivalency credential exam?  We have scholarships just for you

Bridge to Success Scholarship - Closed for 2018-2019

Legislative Lottery Scholarship

New Mexico Scholars 

CNM Programs with Scholarship Opportunities

CNM Graduation Incentive Scholarship

Offered to students completing their degree program, not eligible for financial aid. Please contact Connect Services for information.  

CNM Suncat Scholars

The CNM Suncat Scholars program begins every Fall and supports first time college freshmen earn an associate's degree within two years.

New Student Orientation Leader Scholarship

A unique opportunity to welcome new students to CNM, gain leadership and teamwork experience, and earn a scholarship. 

External Scholarships

You can apply for scholarship opportunities from sources outside of CNM.

Scholarship Resource Forms