Des Moines Municipal Schools

Scholarship Information

Scholarships with deadlines in :January - FebruaryMarch - AprilMay - June November - December

Scholarship Contact Information To Qualify Deadline

Working Ranch Cowboys Foundation Scholarship

PO BOX 7765
Amarillo, TX 79114

Working ranch cowboy, or the son, daughter, or spouse of working ranch cowboy. High school graduate with GPA of 3.0

March 1

Foundation for Rural Service

High school senior that receives rural communication services.

March 1

Southwestern Electric Education Foundation

Southwestern Electric Education Foundation
PO Box 369
Clayton, NM 88415

Member of Southwestern Elect. Coop., attending college full time.

March 15

Jonathan Custer

Jonathan Custer AVS Scholarships and Awards Committee
Sandia National Laboratories PO Box 5800
Albuquerque, NM 87185-0889

Visit website for details.

March 30

Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund

Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund
ATTN: Mr. Abraham Scott
Post Office Box 1023
Springfield VA 22151
Go to her website Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund to print out an application.

Must be US citizen, GPA 2.5 , high school senior attending fulltime college or university. Based on need, academics, community service and writing skill.

March 31 



NM resident, GPA 2.0 or greater. Full time student.

March 19

N M Elks


See application on given contact information.

March 10

NMFRW Scholarship

Diana Billingsley
NMFRW Scholarship Chairman
PO Box 987
Alto, NM 88312

The NMFRW scholarship has been established to assist a deserving female student from New Mexico to further her education at a college, university or vocational school in New Mexico. She must be a resident of New Mexico, a registered Republican or the daughter of registered Republicans if under the age of 18. Be a member of the graduating class and accepted for enrollment in an institution of higher learning in New Mexico in the year in which she applies OR Be enrolled as a full time student at a college, university or vocational school in New Mexico. Have a 3.0 or better scholastic average based on a 4.0 system. Plan to study government, political science international relations or history.

March 15

SAMMY Scholar Athlete Milk Mustache of the Year Award
$7,500 and trip to Disney World


US Citizen, high school graduate (see web-address) Academic performance (35%), athletic excellence (35%), leadership (15%), community service (10%), and milk experience (5%). Application will only be accepted online at

Open Oct.-Mar. 4




c/o Ron Krantz
89 Chiquita St
Los Alamos, NM 87544

Senior graduate from Northern, NM or Southern, CO
GPA 3.4

April 15

ASMI Scholarship

ASMI Scholarship Committee
c/o Doug Kautz
Los Alamos National Laboratory
2045 Torreon
Los Alamos, NM 87544

Graduating senior in Northern NM entering a college program in materials science, materials engineering, or other physical science.

April 15

Priscilla A. Montoya Memorial Scholarship

David Montoya Construction, Inc.,
Scholarship Committee
PO Box 10254
Alameda, NM 87184

Des Moines graduating senior attending college, university or technical school.
GPA 2.4

April 15

Queen Esther Chapter #1m OES

Queen Esther Chapter #1m OES
Mollie Wilkins Secretary
PO Box 37
Raton, NM 87740-0037

Graduating senior from Raton, Cimarron and Des Moines and be fulltime student.

April 15

BNSF Foundation to Award


NM senior attending college or university.

March 1- April 1

The Ottilie Markholt Memorial Scholarship

3049 S. 36th St #205
Tacoma, WA 98409

Available to current high school seniors and college students. You must submit an essay of three to five pages on one of the topics listed on the sponsor's website. Your selection is based on service to your community, merit of your essay, grades and activities.

April 1

The NSHMBA Scholarship Program sponsored by National Society of Hispanic MBAs


Open to U.S. Citizens or legal permanent residents of Hispanic heritage, who are enrolled or planning to enroll in a Master's Degree program in Management/Business at a college or university in the U.S. or Puerto Rico accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) no later than fall 2010. Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent) from either a Bachelor's Degree or Master's Degree or have a minimum grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent) from a Bachelor's Degree in combination with two years of full-time work experience. Applicants must also be a current NSHMBA member (member ID required). If potential applicants are currently not NSHMBA members, they may join at the time of application at

April 30, 2010

Raton Optimist

Raton Optimist
P O BOX 1534
Raton, NM 87740

High school senior.

April 30

Jonathan Sherman Spradling Memorial Scholarship

New Mexico Community Foundation
343 E Alameda
Santa Fe, NM 8750

Visit website for more information.

April 1

Union County Youth Supporters Scholarship

Union County Youth Supporters Scholarship
% Kenneth Taylor
PO BOX 203
Clayton, NM 88415

Student that participated in agriculture related activities or promotes the business of agriculture, attending College, university, or vocational school and resident of Union County. 

April 15

Jane Erwin Dial Scholarship

Jane Erwin Dial Scholarship Committee
626 Apache Ave.
Raton, NM 87740

Graduating senior girl from Raton, Des Moines, Cimarron.

April 18