Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell offers a wide range of scholarships to students attending our campus. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement, and or financial need, campus/community activities, leadership positions, and work experience. Several outside organizations also offer scholarships to area students to assist them with educational costs. Some scholarships will require that a FAFSA (Free Application for Student Financial Aid) be on file for the current academic year, and may or may not require that the file be completed.  The Financial Aid Office will post deadline dates for various scholarships offered for the school year.

INSTITUTIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS
The following scholarships require students to be New Mexico Residents, maintain satisfactory academic progress in compliance with ENMU Roswell policies, and it is recommended that a FAFSA (Free application for Federal Student Aid) be on file for the current academic year.  New Mexico Lottery recipients are not eligible to receive another tuition based scholarship.Continuing students are not required to complete a scholarship application.

DeadlineName of ScholarshipDescription/Criteria

None

Presidential Scholarship

To be eligible for the Presidential Scholarship, the student must be ranked in the top 10-percent of his/her high school graduating class with a minimum 3.5 GPA and a Chaves County or Artesia High School graduate. Must submit a free application for federal student aid (FAFSA). The student must enroll in at least 12 credit hours each fall and spring semester, 6 credit hours during the summer session, and maintain a 3.25 GPA to remain qualified. Presidential Scholars must graduate with an associate degree from ENMU-Roswell within 150-percent of the total hours required for the degree. The ENMU-Roswell Presidential Scholarship is a gap-funding program, meaning that funds are applied to tuition and fees after all state, federal, private scholarships, and grants are applied. If there is a remaining balance, the ENMU-Roswell Presidential Scholarship will pay the rest, so there is no cost to the student. The scholarship will pay up to $40,000 covering tuition, fees, books, cougar meal card, student employment, Phi Theta Kappa dues, and graduation expenses. A laptop computer is also provided to the student, which they can keep upon completion of associate degree requirements. For additional information not listed here, please contact Carolyn Vigil in the Student Services Center. NOTE: Student employment is contingent on eligibility and availability of funds.

None

Cougar Academic Scholarship     

To qualify for the Cougar Academic Scholarship, the student must be a Chaves County or Artesia High School graduate with a minimum 3.25 high school GPA and a minimum ACT score of 22. Must submit a free application for federal student aid (FAFSA). The student must enroll on a full-time basis at ENMU-Roswell in any associate degree or certificate program. To maintain the scholarship, the student must complete a minimum of 12 credit hours each fall and spring semester (enrollment in summer session is optional) and maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA for two years at ENMU-Roswell. The Cougar Academic Scholarship is a gap-funding program, meaning that funds are applied to tuition and fees after all state, federal, private scholarships and grants are applied. If there is a remaining balance, the ENMU-Roswell Cougar Academic Scholarship will pay the rest, so there is no cost to the student. The $2,506 scholarship covers tuition, fees, books and supplies per year. For additional information not listed here, please contact Carolyn Vigil in the Student Services Center.

None

ENMU-Roswell Merit Scholarship

This scholarship covers tuition and required fees offered to continuing students who are enrolled in at least 12 credit hours (full time), have completed a previous semester at ENMU-Roswell full-time with a 2.5 GPA or higher, and is a New Mexico resident.  Must have a completed FAFSA on file, and must have unmet need.  New Mexico Legislative Lottery scholarship recipients are not eligible to receive the ENMU-R merit scholarship.  Entering high school students who complete their seventh semester of high school with a 2.5 GPA and who are New Mexico residents could qualify for this scholarship. These students would need to fill out an Entering Freshman Scholarship application provided by their counselor. NOTE: The Financial Aid Office will choose recipients based on availability of funds and if criteria is met.

None

Sertoma/Chewning Scholarship

The Sertoma/Chewning scholarship was established by Mr. Robert Chewning and other donors to assist students in funding their education at ENMU-Roswell.  Applicant must be in a degree-seeking program.  Applicant must have completed a previous semester at ENMU-Roswell with 12 credit hours     and 3.0 GPA.  Applicant must be enrolled full-time (12 credit hours or more).  Applicant must meet the financial aid Satisfactory Academic Policies (academic and time frame).  Two recipients will be selected for the fall semester and two different recipients will be selected for the spring semester.

None

NM Lottery Success
Scholarship

At ENMU-Roswell this scholarship pays $643.41 towards tuition and is available to students who have recently graduated from a New Mexico public high school, accredited New Mexico private high school, or have obtained a New Mexico GED, and enroll immediately after graduation into a New Mexico public college full-time (12 credit hours at 2 year schools and 15 credit hours at 4 year schools) and completes the semester with a 2.5 GPA. After the qualifying semester, the student is eligible to continue to receive the scholarship for three consecutive semesters as long as the continued eligibility is maintained. NOTE:  GED recipients must enroll in the next semester after their last GED test date. The Financial Aid Office will choose recipients based on availability of funds and if criteria is met. Tuition amount is subject to change. Students submitting a Lottery Transfer Transcript Request to transfer their Lottery Scholarship need to turn them into the Financial Aid Office on or before October 26 for the Fall term, March 26 for the Spring term and July 1 for Summer. (Summer term is for students with disabilities only) For additional information not listed here, please refer to the New Mexico Higher Education Department web site at www.hed.state.nm.us.

ENMU-Roswell Foundation Scholarships
(Contact Craig Collins @ 575-624-7304 for additional information)
The Foundation Scholarship applications will be available six weeks prior to the start of each fall and spring semester to ensure students have a sufficient amount of time to apply. The applications are available in the PDF format listed below. If you are unable to access the application, copies will be available in the Student Services building.
Note: Late submissions will not be accepted.

Deadline

Name of Scholarship

Description/Criteria

February 6, 2015

ENMU-Roswell Foundation Scholarship

This is a tuition and fee scholarship offered to New Mexico residents who are enrolled in at least 12 credit hours (full-time), have a FAFSA on file and have unmet need.  Continuing students must have completed a previous semester at ENMU-Roswell full-time with a 3.0 GPA or better and entering high school students must have a high school GPA of 3.0 or better.  New Mexico Lottery Success Scholarship recipients are not eligible to receive the Foundation scholarship.
Foundation Scholarship Application  ENMU-Roswell Foundation Scholarship Application (PDF) - The complete application packet should be returned to the ENMU-Roswell Financial Aid Office.

February 6, 2015

ENMU-Roswell Foundation William H. McCutchen Scholarship.

William H. McCutchen was a long-time resident of Roswell, graduating from Roswell High School and New Mexico Military Institute.  During his life he had helped many individual students with their tuition costs.  The McCutchen Trust established an endowment fund to provide ongoing scholarships to qualifying ENMU-Roswell students.  This is a tuition and fee scholarship offered to New Mexico residents who are enrolled in at least six credit hours for the semester for which the scholarship is awarded, maintain a GPA of 2.5 or better, have a FAFSA on file and have a need for financial assistance as determined by the Financial Aid office.  Two scholarships awarded each fall and spring semester.
McCutchen Scholarship Application  William H. McCutchen Scholarship Application (PDF) - The complete application packet should be returned to the ENMU-Roswell Financial Aid Office.

February 6, 2015

ENMU-Roswell Foundation Thomas M. Coates Memorial Scholarship

Thomas Coates was a resident of Roswell for over 20 years, having moved here after a long and illustrious career with the Federal Aviation Administration.  As a young man Mr. Coates was not financially able to go to college, and it was his desire to share the results of his life's endeavours with those who have a dream and are willing to work hard to achieve it.  This is a tuition, fee and book scholarship offered to qualifying students enrolled at ENMU-Roswell.  There are no residency requirements.  The applicant must have a FAFSA on file and have demonstrated financial need as determined by the Financial Aid office.  One scholarship awarded each fall and spring semester.
Thomas M. Coates Memorial Scholarship  Thomas M. Coates Memorial Scholarship (PDF) - The complete application packet should be returned to the ENMU-Roswell Financial Aid Office.

February 6, 2015

ENMU-Roswell Foundation Thomas M. Coates Memorial Aviation Scholarship

Thomas Coates was a resident of Roswell for over 20 years, having moved here after a long and illustrious career with the Federal Aviation Administration.  At the time of his retirement from the FAA, Mr. Coates was responsible for overseeing the landing equipment at all of the Ohio tri-state airports. Applicant must be a continuing aviation student with a minimum 3.0 GPA.  Student to be recommended by Division Chair.
Thomas M. Coates Memorial Scholarship  Thomas M. Coates Memorial Aviation Scholarship (PDF) - The complete application packet should be returned to the ENMU-Roswell Financial Aid Office.

January 23, 2015

ENMU-Roswell Foundation Claribel Marshall Trust Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to any student pursuing a degree in the Health Sciences Field. Applicant must be a continuing student and have attempted/completed 12 credit hours in their previous semester with a minimum GPA of 2.5 or better. Student may be enrolled part-time or full-time. Also, applicant must demonstrate unmet financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office and have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form OR have financial need that cannot be met through other financial aid resources.
Claribel Marshall Trust Scholarship (PDF)  Claribel Marshall Trust Scholarship (PDF)

January 23, 2015

ENMU-Roswell Foundation
Saul Sanchez Nursing Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to any student that is has been accepted and enrolled in the Nursing program. Applicant must demonstrate unmet financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office and have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form OR have financial need that cannot be met through other financial aid resources.
Saul Sanchez Nursing Scholarship  Saul Sanchez Nursing Scholarship (PDF)

January 23, 2015

ENMU-Roswell Foundation –Randy C. Howerton Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to any female student enrolled in the Nursing program. Applicant must have an accumulated GPA of 2.5 or better and have children. Also, applicant must demonstrate unmet financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office and have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form OR have financial need that cannot be met through other financial aid resources. Note: (In the event there is no eligible applicant, the award will be given to the nursing student who closely meets the criteria)
Randy C. Howerton Scholarship  Randy C. Howerton Memorial Scholarship (PDF)

January 23, 2015

ENMU-Roswell Foundation  Maria de los Angeles Gonzales Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to any student that is a single parent and is enrolled in the Nursing program, medical related field, or Teacher Education. Applicant must be a continuing student and have attempted/completed 12 credit hours in their previous semester with a minimum accumulative GPA of 2.5 or better. Must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours for current semester or enrolled part-time for new, first year students attending directly from high school. Applicants must be a New Mexico resident. Also, applicant must demonstrate unmet financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office and have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form OR have financial need that cannot be met through other financial aid resources.
Maria de Los Angeles Scholarship  Maria de Los Angeles Gonzales Scholarship (PDF)

January 23, 2015

ENMU-Roswell Foundation Sharon Farris-Stern Nursing Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to students who are a nursing major with an ADN degree plan. Applicant must be a continuing student and have completed 12 credit hours in their previous semester with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or better.  Must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours for current semester and be a U.S. citizen with preference to New Mexico residents. An adult student returning to school with LPN license must have had a 3.00 GPA in previous studies & 1 year or less to complete their ADN OR if student is coming directly from high school, they must have a 3.00 GPA with documented volunteer or employment experience in the nursing field. Also, applicant must demonstrate unmet financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office and have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form OR have financial need that cannot be met through other financial aid resources.
Sharron Farris-Stern Nursing ScholarshipSharon Farris-Stern Nursing Scholarship (PDF)

January 23, 2015

ENMU-Roswell Foundation  Sally Pacheco Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to any student that demonstrates unmet financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office and have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form OR have financial need that cannot be met through other financial aid resources. No other stipulations apply.
Sally Pacheco Memorial ScholarshipSally Pacheco Memorial Scholarship (PDF)

Scholarships by Outside Organizations
These are some of the scholarships that are sponsored by several organizations and are not administered by the University. The donors will make the decision on the recipients and notify the school of the decision. Deadline dates, availability, and eligibility requirements are subject to change. This list is not inclusive.

Deadline

Name of Scholarship

Description/Criteria

April 15, 2015

Central Valley Electric Education Foundation

The Central Valley Electric Education Foundation scholarship is available to active members receiving service from Central Valley Electric. For more details on requirements contact Central Valley ATTN: Mr. Mike Anderson, (575) 746-3571, PO Box 219, Artesia, NM 88230-1200. Applications are available in the Student Services Center, via CVE’s website at www.cvecoop.org or the PDF format listed below.
Sally Pacheco Memorial Scholarship Central Valley Electric Education Scholarship (PDF)

February 25, 2015

Cowboy Bell

The Cowboy Bell scholarship is offered every academic school year. To be eligible students must be from Chaves County or attend an Artesia school, be enrolled or plan to enroll full-time (12 hrs or more) in an undergraduate college, and maintain a 2.5 GPA. For application and more information contact please contact First United Methodist Church at 200 N. Pennsylvania Ave. Roswell, NM 88201 (575) 622-1881 or via email, bell@dfn.com.
Cowboy Bell Scholarship Cowboy Bell Scholarship (PDF)

January 5, 2015

Eastern New Mexico Medical Auxiliary

The ENMMC Auxiliary/Marylou Malone group offers scholarships for deserving students who are enrolled in any health related field. Students currently holding the scholarship need to reapply to be considered. An applicant must maintain 3.0 GPA, have a verifiable need, and have clearly stated professional goals. For more information, application and deadline date come by the Financial Aid Office. All applications must be submitted directly to: ENMMC Auxiliary Volunteer Services Department 405 W. Country Club Road Roswell, NM 88202-1576.
http://www.roswell.enmu.edu/images/stories/pdf.gif Download the Application Here!

January 16, 2015

Roswell Women's Club

The Roswell Women's Club scholarships is offered to all qualified applicants for the fall and spring semester. Packet must include a copy of your most recent transcripts. An applicant must be enrolled full-time (12 credit hours or more) must have a semester grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher and must have a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file.
Roswell Woman's Club Roswell Women's Club Scholarship Application

January 23, 2015

The Altrusa Club of Roswell

The Altrusa Club of Roswell offers scholarships for the fall and spring semesters. The applicant must be enrolled full-time (12 credit hours or more) must have a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file and have financial need. Application packet must include an official transcript (college or high school).
Altrusa Scholarship Application Altrusa Scholarship Application
Altrusa Nursing Scholarship Application Altrusa Nursing Scholarship Application

January 9, 2015

The Continuity of Care/Cindy Willard Memorial Scholarship (Spring semester only)

This scholarship is offered to qualified applicants enrolled in the following programs: All Division of Health Programs (Child Development, Dental Assisting, Dental Hygiene, EMS, American Heart Association Training Center, Medical Assisting, Medical Coding, Nursing, Nursing Assisting, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomy, Respiratory Therapy, and Smoking Cessation). In the Division of Liberal Arts, students enrolled in Alcohol and Drug Abuse Studies and Human Services. In the Division of Business and Science, students enrolled in Biology, Business, Chemistry, Management, and Marketing. In the Special Services Department, students who are pursuing a career as a Child Care Attendant, a Certified Nursing Assistant, and Office Skills. Qualified applicants be enrolled full-time (12 credit hours or more), must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher, and must have a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file. Application packet must include an official transcript (college or high school) and a letter clearly stating professional goals.
Continuity of Care Scholarship ApplicationContinuity of Care Scholarship

External Links to Scholarship Sites