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New Mexico College Scholarships

REMEMBER: Any University or College that you want to apply to will have their own scholarships, so the first step is to look at your prospective schools' financial aid pages and find out about their available scholarships and financial aid package. Also remember that need-based aid comes from the colleges and universities where you want to go, not from the government. It is up to the schools to give aid to students. Once you have been accepted SPEAK TO THE FINANCIAL AID DEPARTMENT!!! This is where you can plan your college finances. 

College and Career

Career Exploration

Are you unsure of what you want to do with your life? Do you have many interests but are not sure how they could fit into a career? It sounds like you need to do an interest inventory! This is a completely free test that assess your interests in 5 key areas in the world of work and links you to jobs that best fit your interests and skills. You can then search through all of the careers your interests match with and find out the skills and education needed to pursue that career. Visit mynextmove.org for more information and to take the interest inventory! 

Financial Aid

Explore ways to pay for college with this document! Paying for College.docx

There are also some helpful links below that can assist you with financial aid. The first step is to fill out the FAFSA which you can access above or by clicking here Check out all of the scholarships available on this page or from other locations. Below are also scholarship search engines that can make it even easier. Discuss with your families all of the different ways you can pay for college and if you have any questions, please stop by the college and career counselor's office and you both can chat about your college and career goals for your future!