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CNM offers a variety of scholarship opportunities for both new and continuing students. We encourage you to review these opportunities for additional educational funds.

2017-2018 Scholarship Application

Get ready for next year and apply now! 2017-2018 CNM Scholarship application open for Fall 2017, Spring 2018, and Summer 2018. Click here to complete this short application that will put you in consideration for many CNM Scholarships.

2016-2017 CNM Foundation Scholarships

2016-2017 CNM Foundation scholarships for Fall 2016, Spring 2017, and Summer 2017. Click here for a list of scholarship opportunities available now from the CNM Foundations.

Contact Scholarship Services

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

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

Additional CNM Scholarships

Boye Foundation CHSS Success Award

The Boye Foundation CHSS Success Award is available to CNM students receiving of their Associates Degree from the School of Communication, Humanities, and Social Science.
Deadline: February 28, 2017 at 5:00pm

CNM Graduation Incentive Scholarship

The CNM Graduation Incentive Scholarship is intended for students completing their certificate or degree program, in their final term, who are not eligible for financial aid. Please contact Academic Advisement for information.  

CNM Suncat Scholars

The CNM Suncat Scholars program begins every Fall and is intended to support first time college freshmen in achieving their academic goals of earning an associate's degree within two years. For more information.

Matteucci Presidential Scholarship

The Matteucci Presidential Scholarship is available to an outstanding student pursuing an associate degree at CNM who has successfully completed dual credit courses while attending high school. 

Mexican Consulate Scholarship

The Mexican Consulate Scholarship is available to Mexican students residing in New Mexico and attending CNM. The Government of Mexico provides funding for Mexicans living abroad and holds to the mission of contributing to their education and best social development. Priority will be given to CNM students who demonstrate leadership and commitment to use their education to advance the Mexican culture and economy.
Extended Priority Date: January 27, 2017 by 4:00 p.m. 

New Student Orientation Leader Scholarship

New Student Orientation Leaders have a unique opportunity to welcome new students to CNM, gain leadership and teamwork experience, and earn a scholarship. 

Rust Opportunity Assistance Fund

The Rust Opportunity Assistance Fund is an emergency fund available for students who are experiencing an unforeseen financial situation.

State of NM Scholarship Funds

CNM offers New Mexico residents who have recently received their New Mexico high school diploma or New Mexico high school equivalency credential the Bridge to Success, Legislative Lottery, or the New Mexico Scholars scholarships.

Bridge to Success Scholarship - Now Closed - 2016-2017 funds exhausted

Covers actual fall tuition charges and the registration fee. There is no application, but there are deadlines that need to be met. For requirements, deadlines, and additional information, please read the information sheet.

Legislative Lottery Scholarship

Covers actual tuition for students who have met qualifying requirements during the first term after receipt of their diploma. There is no application. For requirements and additional information, please read the information sheet.

New Mexico Scholars

Covers actual tuition and additional costs for students with outstanding high school records or ACT scores. For requirements and additional information, please read the information sheet and application.

Scholarship Opportunities outside CNM

Scholarship opportunities from sources outside of CNM are listed here. This information was received from various sources who have asked that CNM make these applications available to our students.

Scholarship Resource Forms