External Scholarships

External scholarship information is provided to SFCC from external sources. These scholarships may be available to SFCC students who apply and meet all the criteria requirements. Please note that SFCC and Financial Aid do not participate in the awarding of these scholarships and any scholarships received from external sources may be included in the recipients aid awarded for the year received.

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LANL Foundation Career Pathways Scholarships for 2020-2021

Career Pathways scholarships provide $1,500 awards for two-year degrees, certifications and trades. Current high school seniors and anyone who has earned a high school diploma or GED/High School Equivalency (HSE) may apply for these funds.
Apply at: http://www.lanlfoundation.org/our-work/scholarships.
Deadline Date: April 19, 2020

LANL Foundation Four-Year Undergraduate Degree Scholarships for 2020-2021

High school seniors enrolling in or undergraduates currently attending an accredited post-secondary educational institution in pursuit of a four-year degree in any field of study may apply. Awards range from $1,000 to $20,000, and one application in this category automatically allows students to be considered for any scholarship for which they are eligible.
Apply at: www.lanlfoundation.org/scholarships.
Deadline Date: January 21, 2020.

NEWH Fund your Future Scholarships for Hospitality Students.

Applications must be received by October 15, 2019.
Apply at: https://newh.org/chapter-scholarships/

San Felipe Pueblo Scholarship Application

The San Felipe Pueblo provides scholarship support for Tribal members.  To access the application, click here.

For additional information please contact Alissa Chavez Lowe at achavezl@sfpueblo.com or call 505-681-9949.

Santa Fe County Extension Homemakers Scholarship

Santa Fe County Extension Homemakers scholarship has $2,000 available to Santa Fe County high school seniors and students who are currently enrolled as an undergraduate in an New Mexico college or university and at still Santa Fe County Residents. The scholarship committee will determine the amount to be awarded to qualified recipients.

General Scholarship criteria is:

  • 3.0 GPA.
  • Enrolled in New Mexico college/university.
  • 3 letters of recommendation with application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS: May 01, 2020. For application and information, click here.

Santo Domingo Pueblo Scholarship Application

The Santo Domingo Pueblo provides scholarship support for Tribal Members. To access the Education brochure, click here. To print the scholarship application, click here. To print the Needs Analysis form, click here.

The Navajo Nation Scholarship Application

The Navajo Nation provides scholarships to Navajo students. Students can apply online here.

Select the “I want to apply online” link and follow the instructions. A download link to a copy of the steps may be found here.

For questions regarding your application please contact the office at (928) 871-7444.

Ohkay Owingeh and Po’ Pay Scholarships

Applications for the Ohkay Owingeh and Po’ Pay Scholarships are available through their website.

You may download a copy of their flyer here.

For more information or assistance please contact Aileen Cruz at (505) 852-3477 or aileen_cruz@education.oocs.org

Pueblo of Nambe Tribal Scholarships

The Pueblo of Nambe has scholarships available to members of the Tribe. The eligibility requirements are detailed in the application package.

You may download the application package here.

HELP New Mexico, Inc.

HELP New Mexico, Inc. is offering one-time assistance of $1,250 for a low income student under 21 years of age who are currently in a certificate program. For information and application contact Teresa Quintana, 505-986-9003 or tquintana@helpnm.com.

Scholarships Open Regardless of Immigration Status

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Santa Fe Community College and the Financial Aid Office make no representations or warranties regarding the validity of any scholarship posted to the external scholarships web page.  Scholarships that are posted on the external scholarship web page are not affiliated with the College and do not represent the College in any way.  Students apply at their own risk.  The Santa Fe Community College Financial Aid Office will never post a scholarship that requires a student’s social security number or that requires a fee.