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 now open for Fall 2017. 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 (Deadline: April 27, 2018 by 5:00 p.m.)

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.

Sandia Resort & Casino Scholarship

Available to students enrolled in Human Services, Psychology, Sociology, Pre-Health Sciences, Community Health Worker, Nursing, Nursing Assistant, and Home Health Aide

Success Delta Dental Student Award (Deadline: March 30, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.)

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

Success Health Wellness and Public Safety Scholarship (Deadline: March 23, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.) Applications are still being accepted past deadline

Available to students graduating in Spring 2018 with an Associates' Degree in any Health, Wellness, and Public Safety program

Success Lovelace Award Endowment

Available to students graduating from the Nursing program in Spring 2018 and who have intentions on continuing onto a Bachelors of Science degree. 

Success PNM Renewable Technology Award (Deadline: March 30, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.)

Available to students nearing completion of a renewable technology program with plans to transition into the workforce

Success STEM/Engineering Scholarship (Deadline: April 12, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.)

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

    Success Veterinary Tech Scholarship (Deadline March 30, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.)

       Available to students graduating in Spring 2018 with an Associates' Degree in Veterinary Technology

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