Fund Details
Career Pathways Scholarship
Award Amount
Up to $1,500 per academic year for up to 2 years
Type
Posting Fund

Brief Description:

The LANL Foundation seeks applicants for the Career Pathways Scholarship. A Career Pathways Scholar is focused and determined, with a clear vision of the career they intend to pursue. These scholars are highly motivated to gain the skills and credentials needed to enter the workforce in their career of choice, with the primary goal of improving quality of life for themselves, their family and their community. This scholarship supports high school seniors and those with a high school diploma or GED/High School Equivalency (HSE) in pursuit of a 2-year degree, trade or certificate.




Description:

The LANL Foundation seeks applicants for the Career Pathways Scholarship. A Career Pathways Scholar is focused and determined, with a clear vision of the career they intend to pursue. These scholars are highly motivated to gain the skills and credentials needed to enter the workforce in their career of choice, with the primary goal of improving quality of life for themselves, their family and their community. This scholarship supports high school seniors and those with a high school diploma or GED/High School Equivalency (HSE) in pursuit of a 2-year degree, trade or certificate.

Eligibility Requirements:
  • This scholarship is ONLY for students currently enrolled in or planning to enroll in a two-year degree program or certificate program for the Fall 2024 semester. 
  • Must be a resident of the seven-county area of Northern New Mexico (Los Alamos, Mora, Rio Arriba, San Miguel, Sandoval, Santa Fe, and Taos)
  • Must have received a high school diploma or GED, or:
  • be near completion of a GED/HSE program
  • be a high school senior currently enrolled in your final semester of high school.


Application Portfolio Requirements:

A complete application includes:
  • ​Online application form
  • High school transcript (High School Seniors only)
  • College transcript (for those with any amount of college experience)
  • Essays   
  • Annual Household Income (Not required, but strongly encouraged for financial need question)


Application Process:

Please complete the entire online application by the deadline: April 1, 2024 at 11:59pm. If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to our scholarship team at scholarships@lanlfoundation.org 

Begin Accepting Applications Date:
1/02/2024
Deadline Date (MST Time Zone):
4/01/2024 11:59 PM