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2017-2018 TRIO New Mexico Collegiate Scholarship Application

Sept. 18, 2017, 10:08 a.m.


Six scholarships (5 - $250 and 1 -$500) will be awarded Fall 2017 Semester.

The TRIO New Mexico Collegiate Scholarship Application is for those TRIO students who are currently participating in a Student Support Services or McNair program and are enrolled at a post-secondary institution at least part-time (6 cr. hrs) for Fall 2017. Students must have completed at least 1 semester of college as a degree seeking student (dual credit or non-degree semesters are not applicable). The actual award of the scholarship will depend on verification of Fall 2017 post-secondary enrollment. Fall scholarships will be awarded by late Fall 2017.

Please click here to access the instructions and application.

Please e-mail all materials as a single PDF to scholarshipnm@gmail.com by 5:00 p.m. MDT on Thursday, October 19, 2017.

Thank you.

TRIO NM Scholarship Committee

TRIO New Mexico Achiever 2017

Aug. 22, 2017, 10:51 a.m.


Hello TRIO NM Staff,

On behalf of the TRIO NM Achiever Committee, I am inviting everyone to nominate your successful alumni for this year’s award by August 30, 2017. Please click here to access the nomination form. Both nominator and nominee will need to fill out a form.

OBJECTIVE
The purpose of the TRIO Achiever Award is to honor and celebrate those individuals who are TRIO alums and have made an impact on his or her community. The TRIO Achiever’s Committee will base their selection on educational achievement, leadership qualities, letter of recommendation, and a completed application with a strong demonstration of commitment to the community.

ELIGIBILITY
Applicants must:
--Have been a TRIO participant within Educational Talent Search, Upward Bound, Educational Opportunity Center, Student Support Services, or Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program
--Either be nominated by a TRIO staff member OR self-nomination
--Demonstrate how TRIO impacted their lives
--Demonstrate leadership qualities
--Be able to attend the TRIO Achiever’s Banquet in Baton Rouge, LA on November 5-7, 2017 (SWASAP will pay travel expenses)

If you have any questions please contact me at loborr@unm.edu or 505-277-5491 All the best,

Ricardo Romero
Director McNair Scholars Program & Research Opportunity Program
Univeristy of New Mexico

Registration for New Mexico CRLA Conference

June 20, 2017, 3:35 p.m.


Hi Everyone,

We have an awesome group of presenters lined up for the conference this year. The topics for the presentations are creating a culture of success, mathematics, tutoring, gaming literacy, developmental writing, competency-based education and learning at Google Apps . This should be a great conference and the keynote speaker, Lucy MacDonald, Creator of "howtostudy.org", will be bringing us ideas for using technology in our classes.

I know you won't want to miss this conference! The date of the conference is July 21st from 8:30 - 4:00 at CNM Westside Campus. I look forward to seeing all of you in attendance. Let's support our colleagues who are presenting.

Don't forget to register for the conference the deadline is July 10th.

SWASAP Pre-Collegiate Scholarship Application Now Available - Due July 7, 2017

May 1, 2017, 10:04 a.m.


The Southwest Association of Student Assistance Programs (SWASAP) scholarship committee announces the 2017 SWASAP Pre-Collegiate Scholarship Competition for Upward Bound, Talent Search, and Upward Bound Math/Science.
Each project may submit only five (5) applications and shall establish its own criteria for determining which five applications are forwarded to the Scholarship Committee. Program Directors should submit the selected applications in One PDF format to the SWASAP scholarship chair no later than 5pm on July 7, 2017. You can download an application here. Please make sure to review the Application Guidelines before applying.

Questions may be directed to:
Shrylin M. Davis, SWASAP Scholarship Chair
Phone: (504) 286-5249
Email: scholarshipswasap@gmail.com Subject: SWASAP Pre-Collegiate Scholarship

Thank you,

The SWASAP Scholarship Committee

TRIO NM Pre Collegiate Scholarship Application Now Available-Due May 25, 2017

April 27, 2017, 9 a.m.


The TRIO NM Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce the 2017/2018 TRIO New Mexico Pre-Collegiate Scholarship is now available. Five scholarships will be given, you can download an application here.

The TRIO New Mexico Pre-Collegiate Scholarship is for those TRIO students who are currently participating in a Talent Search, Upward Bound, Upward Bound Math/Science, Veteran’s Upward Bound , or Educational Opportunity Program who will enroll at a post-secondary institution for Fall 2017. Please review the application for instructions.

The complete certification and release form, application, transcript, personal statement, proof of TRIO participation, and any supporting documents are to be submitted as a single PDF document and must reach the Scholarship Committee by 5:00 p.m. MDT on Thursday, May 25, 2017.

Please send all materials as a single PDF emailed to:
Avelina Martinez, Scholarship Chair
Email: taostrio@unm.edu

Please have the e-mail Subject read: Student’s Last Name, First Name_Pre Collegiate Scholarship Application

If you have any questions please contact Avelina Martinez at taostrio@unm.edu or 575-737-3697.

We look forward to reading your students' scholarship applications.

Thank you.

The 2017/2018 Scholarship Committee
Avelina, Bella, Bernadine, Donna, Ed, Kurtis, Marcial

Spring 2017 Newsletter

April 5, 2017, 2:06 p.m.

Hard copies of our Spring 2017 newsletter will be available tomorrow, April 6th, during our Spring meeting. You can access a digital copy here. If you want to make any changes to the Directory please contact Gloria Valderrama 505-277-3100 or gloavp@unm.edu

TRIO New Mexico Spring Conference 2017

March 7, 2017, 9:21 a.m.

We invite programs and community partners to participate in TRIO New Mexico Spring Conference on Thursday, April 6th and Friday, April 7th at The University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. Click here to access the registration form.

Best,

Christopher Luna, TNM President
Director, UNM Upward Bound

TRIO Day 2017

Jan. 17, 2017, 4:25 p.m.

We invite programs and community partners to join New Mexico’s TRIO Day Celebration on Friday, March 3rd in Santa Fe. Please join us for a full day of workshops, advocacy, and outreach. Click here to access the registration form.

Please see the unofficial agenda below:

Santa Fe Community College

9:00AM - Check-In
9:30AM - Workshop (Identifying Your TRIO Story)
10:30AM - Workshop (TRIO Elevator Speech & Telling Your TRIO Story)
11:30AM - Lunch & TRIO History

Santa Fe Capitol

1:00PM – Scheduled Time for Plaza and Roundhouse Tours
2:00PM – Rotunda Rally / TRIO Day Proclamation Ceremony
4:00PM – Event Concludes

Best,

Christopher Luna, TNM President
Director, UNM Upward Bound

Fall 2016 Newsletter

Dec. 22, 2016, 4 p.m.

Our Fall 2016 was released on November 7th. You can access a digital copy here. If you want to make any changes to the Directory please contact Gloria Valderrama 505-277-3100 or gloavp@unm.edu

New Website is Live

Oct. 12, 2016, 4:07 p.m.

TRIO New Mexico's new website is up and running!

Calendar

SWASAP 46th Annual Conference
Nov. 5, 2017, 8 a.m.
Baton Rouge, LA
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2017-2018 TRIO New Mexico Collegiate Scholarship Application
Oct. 19, 2017, 5 p.m.
TRIO New Mexico
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2017 Student Leadership Conference
Sept. 29, 2017, 4 p.m.
Sky Ranch- Van, TX
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