Congratulations to Santa Rosa High School graduate Nicola Johnson, who is the 2021 recipient of the 505 Southwestern® New Mexico True Scholars award.

The 505 Southwestern® New Mexico True scholarship application opens October 29, 2021.

505 Southwestern® New Mexico True Scholars is a 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.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • 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 2021 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.

TIMELINE

  • October 29, 2021: Scholarship open for applications
  • May 1, 2022 5:00 PM: Applications DUE
  • Late May 2022: Scholarship Recipient Announced

For questions, contact edavila@newmexicofoundation.org