Scholarship Opportunities . . . We're Proud to Help!

Thanks to the gifts from alumni, friends, and chapters, the UNM Alumni Association assists top UNM students with their academic expenses. Alumni Association scholarships are available to undergraduate and graduate students at UNM. Scholarships are awarded using a variety of factors such as academic achievement, community involvement, employment experiences, areas of study, financial need and several others. Scholarship amounts may change annually.

Scholarship applications links:

Undergraduate Scholarship Application

Graduate Scholarship Application

Application Instructions

The scholarship application process is pretty simple. Just click the links provided and follow the prompts. The form for Graduate Scholarships is different than the form for Undergraduate Scholarships. The links will direct you to an online application form. If you need the application in an alternative format, please contact Jane Algermissen at 505-277-9085.

  • Fill out the application form completely. There are sections included for your resume and personal statement.
  • One copy of your unoffical transcript is required to complete your scholarship application. Your transcript must be uploaded at the time of application.
  • Confirm who will write your letters of recommendation and their email address before you fill out your application. A link to our recommendation form will be sent to the email address you provide in your application forms.
  • See our FAQ page for more details about the UNM Alumni Association Scholarship Program.


Print the 2016/2017 Scholarship FAQs (pdf)

Dates To Remember

Applications available on: Monday, January 25, 2016, 5:00 p.m. MT
All application materials must be submitted by: Friday, March 4, 2016, 5:00 p.m. MST
Applicants will be notified by: no later than Friday, April 29, 2016

Last updated: January 26, 2016