NMBio Scholarship

NMBio Scholarship

The New Mexico Biotechnology & Biomedical Association (NMBio) is offering a $1,000 Scholarship to be presented to a New Mexico graduating high school senior each spring. The student receiving the scholarship must meet the following criteria:

  1. be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident with a green card
  2. be a legal New Mexico resident for a minimum of one year
  3. be graduating from an accredited public or private high school
  4. be accepted to a two- or four-year accredited New Mexico college, and
  5. plan to major as a full-time student in an area that will lead to a career in a biotechnology or biomedical field

To apply, use the current scholarship form (year of graduation) and include:

  • a one-page letter of intent in which the student describes his/her biomedical or biotechnology career goals
  • documentation of acceptance to the New Mexico college
  • an official copy of high school transcripts
  • a current teacher letter of recommendation
  • SAT or ACT scores

Application deadline is normally June 1. Details are available annually in a late winter/early spring news announcement. Watch our news section for more information.