A SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM RECOGNIZING PASSION FOR THE FUTURE OF NEW MEXICO AGRICULTURE
505 Southwestern® New Mexico True Scholars is a new scholarship program designed to recognize passion and commitment to pursue higher education and make a positive impact on the agriculture industry in New Mexico. One recipient for the $5,000 scholarship will be selected annually and will be awarded in equal payments over 4 years of undergraduate study.
Applicants must be graduating seniors of a New Mexico high school.
Applicants must plan to attend an accredited college or university in New Mexico beginning fall 2018 and be enrolled full time.
Applicants must have maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.0 in their first six semesters of high school.
Applicants must have completed a FAFSA application for the upcoming college year
Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to making an impact in the agricultural industry and/or overall economy of food and agriculture of New Mexico.