New Mexico Commission on Higher Education/Nurse Educator Loan-for-Service

Forgivable loan of up to $5000 for New Mexico nursing majors to obtain an undergraduate, graduate, or post graduate degree in the state of New Mexico. Each loan has a service agreement wherein the student declares his/her intent to serve in a nurse faculty position in a New Mexico public, post-secondary institution. For every academic year of service, a portion of the loan is forgiven and if the entire service agreement is fulfilled, the entire loan is eligible for forgiveness. Must be a U.S. citizen.

Award Information

Award Amount
$5,000
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
July 1
Available to Class Level
Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
New Mexico
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
New Mexico
Area of Study
Nursing
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Financial Aid Division
New Mexico Commission on Higher Education
Address
1068 Cerrillos Road
City, State, Zip
Santa Fe, NM , 85705-1650
Telephone
(505) 476-6506
E-mail
theresa.acker@state.nm.us
Website
Website

Data Source: Peterson’s Private Financial Aid Database, copyright © 2016 Peterson’s, a Nelnet company. All rights reserved.