Feb 26, 2016 –
The 2016 New Mexico Alliance for Minority Participation (AMP) Scholarship has been released. Applications are due April 1, 2016 to the AMP Office. Please review requirements and instructions for submittal. Any questions are to be directed to the AMP Office. General requirements are as follows. This is a good opportunity for an $800 scholarship for the Fall 2016 Semester. Apply Now!
- Students must have actively participated in NM MESA programs during their high school years, including the senior year.
- Students must demonstrate preparation for and intent to complete a B.S. degree in a STEM discipline at the time of application. High school transcripts will be evaluated, with preparation for university studies indicated by successful completion of courses, such as biology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics (e.g., algebra, trigonometry, and pre-calculus). Letters of recommendations from high school teachers and/or New Mexico MESA advisors will also be required.
- Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, as demonstrated by the most current high school transcript at the time of application (usually the transcript for the fall semester of the senior year).
- Before receiving their awards, recipients must provide proof of registration at the university indicating full-time enrollment in a STEM discipline.
Recipients will be asked to sign New Mexico AMP Student Contract and Disclosure form. The Student Contract states your commitment to major in a National Science Foundation-identified STEM discipline. The Disclosure Statement form allows NM AMP to use information concerning yourself in our reporting, website or publications