FOR RELEASE: March 29, 2012
Seven University of New Mexico-Gallup students will be selected to receive scholarships from the Daniels Opportunity Scholarships this fall. Applications will be accepted starting this spring semester.
Scholarships will be awarded to three students from Health Careers, two from Entrepreneurial Studies and two from Green Building. These students will qualify by being either Adult Learners returning to school later in life, GED recipients, or Returning Military Personnel. These students cannot be receiving either Pell grants or tribal incentive scholarships.
The scholarships are for $1052 per semester, to be divided as follows: $852 per semester for tuition; $100 per semester for a book stipend; and $100 per semester for travel stipend.
Scholarships can be awarded for four consecutive semesters.
Scholarship applications are available in the Financial Aid Office in the Student Services and Technology Center, 505.863.7663.