LANL Foundation awards scholarships

LANL Foundation has awarded Regional College/Returning Student scholarships to six SFCC students. The following received the $1,000 scholarships:

• Bobby Barela (HVAC and plumbing)
• Annadine Benavidez (hospitality and tourism)
• Kathryn Eustice (nursing)
• Rebekah Lane (biological sciences)
• Ashley Montoya (nursing)
• Carrie Quade (media arts)

Funding comes from donations made by Los Alamos National Laboratory employees, Los Alamos National Security, LLC and community members.

The $1000 awards from the Los Alamos Employees’ Scholarship Fund help local, nontraditional students return to formal education to expand job opportunities or pursue new careers with a certification or two-year degree from an accredited college or university in Northern New Mexico.

Scholarships are awarded twice each year. The next deadline application is November. For information visit or contact John McDermon, scholarship program manager at 505-753-8890, ext. 115 or