The Rae Lee Siporin Scholarship for Women will make awards to those women who are continuing or returning to college/university for their first undergraduate degree and need financial assistance for their senior year of school. This program encourages applications from women who have taken a break(s) in their educational career and are wanting to return to complete their senior year and graduate.
Applicant must be a female New Mexico resident who:
has completed her freshman, sophomore and junior years of college
returning to college to complete her senior year
has taken an official break during her educational career
will attend a New Mexico college or university for a minimum of one semester during the 2017-18 school year
will be a full time or part time student for the 2017-18 school year
be able to demonstrate graduation within three semesters (explain in essay). What is your graduation plan?
preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate financial need