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GPSA Summer Scholarship Fund

In Summer 2013, 2,208 graduate and professional students took credit courses. This past summer, 2,042 did the same. This added…

Anthropology Centennial Fund

The Anthropology Centennial Fund helps support alumni outreach and publication of the biannual Anthropology newsletter.

Art & Ecology Fund

An interdisciplinary, research-based program engaging contemporary art practices. Graduate and undergraduate students develop land and cultural literacy with a conceptual…

Art Dept. Betty Sabo Endowment

The Betty Sabo Scholarship Endowment for Studio Arts was established to honor the life and work of prominent New Mexico…

ASM Accounting Department Fund

Gifts to the Anderson School of Management Accounting Department will support programs such as Scholarships, Beta Alpha Psi, Accounting Resource…

BA/MD Program Fund

The Combined BA/MD Degree Program is designed to address the physician shortage in New Mexico by assembling a class of…

Brian Hansen Endowed Scholarship

This endowment honors Brian Hansen, Professor of Theatre and Dance, 1979-96. B.A. UCLA, 1960; M.A. Cornell University, 1961; Ph.D. University…

C.T. French Scholarship

This endowed fund was established in 1921 by Mr. Chester T. French to recognize and stimulate scholarship by rewarding a…

CAPS Greatest Need

Giving to the Center for Academic Program Support’s greatest need ensures that the CAPS Director can allocate funds to additional…

CAPS Math/Science Tutoring Program

Center for Academic Program Support’s (CAPS) Math/Science Program provides interactive collaborative learning environment. Student tutors encourage the breaking down of…

CAPS Tutoring for Athletes Fund

The Center for Academic Program Support partners with the Assistant Athletic Director to provide support to UNM athletes as they…

Chicana and Chicano Studies

The project enriches programming related to the history, art, and culture of Mexican/Latino descent populations in the United States through…

College Enrichment Program

The College Enrichment Program (CEP) provides programs that directly impact students’ success at UNM. CEP provides comprehensive student support services…

College of Nursing NCLEX Prep Fund

This fund was established to provide support to nursing students in preparation for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) which…

Combined BA/MD Scholarship Fund

The Combined BA/MD Scholarship fund designates academic financial assistance to support students in the BA/MD Program.

The Combined BA/MD Degree Program…

D. H. Lawrence Fellowship Fund

This fellowship fund supports an emerging writer of fiction or poetry while attending the Taos Summer Writers’ Conference. The D.…

Dance – Friends of Dance

Established in 1988 as an enterprise in community support to raise support for UNM dance scholarships for students. Friends of…

Dean Uhl Memorial Fund

This fund, established by Dean E. Uhl, awards two different scholarships benefiting the students of the UNM Chemistry Department, Merit…

El Centro de la Raza Fund

Your support matters because it shows our students that a whole community stands behind their efforts to succeed. By making…

Elements of Success Foundation

Support Chemistry & Chemical Biology education by purchasing one of the elements of the Periodic Table at $250 or greater.…

Eric Larson Music Endowment

The Eric Larson Music Endowment was established by the Larson Family and the New Mexico Music Awards to assist those…

Frieda D. Butler Scholarship

The Frieda D. Butler scholarship is given annually to honor the memory of Mrs. Butler whose grandson, Dr. Richard A.…

Graduate Art Association

The UNM Graduate Art Association (GAA) is run entirely by elected graduate students, with the guidance of appointed Faculty Advisors.…

Graduate Scholarship Fund

Almost 80% of UNM’s graduate students rely on some form of financial aid – through assistantships, scholarships and/or loans. Forced cutbacks…

Graduate Studies Fund

Assists with graduate student support and operations costs for the Graduate Studies Program.

H2O Lobos

Join the UNM Women’s Swimming and Diving H2O Lobos! Every dollar donated to the H2O Lobos goes to offset the…

Hyun-koock Shin Graduate Support Fund

Established by UNM Alumnus Hyun-koock Shin, this scholarship benefits international graduate students from Asia majoring in Chemistry. Preference is given…

Irish Studies Fund

This fund supports the study and promotion of Irish culture at UNM and in the wider community. Our activities include…

James S. Findley Fund

James S. Findley Fund supports student field research through the Museum of Southwestern Biology. The Fund honors Emeritus Faculty member,…

Lena M. Todd Scholarship Fund

The Lena M. Todd Scholarship Fund provides annual cash awards to students doing the best work in creative writing in…

LGBTQ Resource Center

This fund supports LGBTQ student success, emergency scholarships for students in need, and LGBTQ Resource Center programs. Emergency scholarships are…

Lobo Club Unrestricted Fund

The Lobo Club provides financial support for student-athlete scholarships, facilities, programs that support student-athlete success and operational support to create…

Lobo Scholarship Fund

Become one of the 5,000 by joining the Lobo Club today through a tax-deductible gift of $50 or more to…

Meaghan McDevitt Chance Fund

The Meaghan McDevitt Chance Fund supports students with financial need majoring in any department within the College of Arts and…

Medical Student Wellness Fund

Your gift to this fund provides support for medical student programs and activities to promote student physical, emotional, social and…

Mike Millican Memorial Prize

This fund was established in memory of PhD student Mike S. Millican. This prize is awarded to a senior student…

Music Prep School

Since 1993, the UNM Music Prep School has provided music education opportunities to thousands of Albuquerque-area children, ages birth through…

Neil Carter Scholarship

This fund in memory of Neil will support Native American students at the University of New Mexico who are pursuing…

New Mexico Evaluation Lab @ UNM

The New Mexico Evaluation Lab @ UNM provides high quality program evaluation services to non-profit community organizations throughout New Mexico.…

OILS 2+2 Book Fund

The average student spends $656 on textbooks every semester.
Your gift to the 2+2 Book Fund will help undergraduate students offset…

Parker Center for Family Business

Parker Center for Family Business opened fall 2014 at UNM Anderson School of Management. The Center will inspire Anderson students…

Pre-College Science & Math Program

The Pre-College Science & Math Program (PSMP) is a community-wide program which services students in grades K-12 in the Albuquerque…

President's Fund

The President’s Fund supports the university’s key initiatives and most pressing needs as set by UNM’s President and leadership.

Presidential Scholarship Program

Since 1976, the University of New Mexico’s Presidential Scholarship Program has kept New Mexico’s best and brightest in our state.…

Professor Dick Dove Fellowship

The former students and faculty colleagues of the late Mechanical Engineering Professor Richard Dove are establishing an endowed fellowship in…

Raymond Plotkin Fund

This scholarship was created by the parents, extended family, friends and fellow peers of Raymond Evan Plotkin to honor his…

RCMC Team Fund

The Lobo Builders’ Residential Construction Management Competition (RCMC) team will be attending the International Builders Show in Las Vegas, NV…

Robert W. Young Scholarship Fund

This scholarship fund supports graduate or undergraduate students with majors in Linguistics or Educational Linguistics with a focus on the…

SA+P Dean’s Circle Fund

The Dean’s Circle confers membership on those individuals who share a fundamental commitment toward the enhancement of our physical environment…

SA+P Schoeman Travel Fellowship

Giving to the Schoeman Travel Fellowship will help provide students in the architecture graduate program an outstanding opportunity to further…

Social Media Workgroup

The Social Media Workgroup (SMW) is an interdisciplinary art, science and engineering educational research laboratory based at the University of…

Special Education Fund

“Currently our state is in such short supply of educational diagnosticians that many children are waiting for evaluations to get…

Spirit Marching Band Fund

Regularly performing to enthusiastic fans on game day, the Spirit Marching Band is an integral part of football Saturday. The…

Student Veterans of UNM Fund

Our organization is the driver of social and political interests of veterans throughout the University of New Mexico footprint. We…

Student Veterans Retreat Fund

This fund supports a semi-annual retreat for student veterans to help assist the difficult transition from military to university life…

The Medical Spanish Fund

The Medical Spanish Fund is available to pre-health students interested in improving their skills to communicate with the Spanish speaking…

Thomas Keller Endowment Scholarship

In Memory of Thomas Keller, this fund supports undergraduate Computer Science students who have expressed interest in interdisciplinary studies in…

University Chorus

The University Chorus is the chorus with the longest continuous history at UNM, dating back to at least the mid-1920’s.…

UNM Jazz Bands Fund

The UNM Jazz Bands perform music of classic and contemporary big band composers and arrangers

They perform several times each semester,…

UNM Parent Association

As part of its commitment to helping support student success the UNM Parents Association provides scholarship funding for many deserving…

UNM Service Corps

The UNM Service Corps Alumni Fund strives to connect Alumni with current UNM Service Corps members. We believe that our…

UNM Solar Splash

UNM Solar Splash is a Mechanical Engineering undergraduate capstone project where we are designing and building a solar powerboat for…

Featured Fund

UNM Summer Music Institute

The UNM string faculty is pleased to present the UNM Summer Music Institute for accomplished collegiate and high school musicians.…

UNM Symphony Orchestra Fund

The UNM Symphony Orchestra program has been in existence for more than fifty years. It constitutes one of the most…

UNM Veterans Resource Center

UNM Veterans Resource Center (VRC) is a 501 C3 run by Veterans for Veterans. We’re easily accessible and widely available…

Unmet Student Financial Need

There is still a great deal of unmet student financial need at UNM even with lottery and merit scholarships. For…

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