New Mexico Scholarships

Wilbur-Ellis Company Agricultural Division Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree in agronomy, crop/plant/range or soil science, business/farm/landscape/nursery/ranch or turfgrass management, horticulture, general agriculture, economics, finance, agricultural policy & management, agricultural systems management, sales, and marketing, agriscience technology, biotechnology, entomology, plant pathology or soil conservation.

New Mexico State Council Roadrunner Endowment

Epsilon Sigma Alpha strives to make a difference in the lives of others, leaving a positive mark on the communities around them. This scholarship is open to any resident of New Mexico pursuing a higher education degree.

Deborah Humphrey Endowment

Epsilon Sigma Alpha strives to make a difference in the lives of others, leaving a positive mark on the communities around them. This scholarship is open to any individual attending a college or university in New Mexico.

Ralph and Ruth Strother Endowment

Epsilon Sigma Alpha strives to make a difference in the lives of others, leaving a positive mark on the communities around them. This scholarship is open to any individual attending a college or university in New Mexico.

Lee Magnon Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is supported by NACE Foundation, a nonprofit organisation, which have a vision to support education and research projects relating to the science of corrosion.

Daniels Scholarship Program

The Daniels Scholarship is an exciting and challenging program that provides the opportunity to obtain a four-year college education at any accredited nonprofit college or university in the United States, complete with financial and personal support throughout the journey.

Daniel Fund Scholarship

Daniel's Scholars search for candidates who have 4 characteristics: Strength of character, Leadership potential, Academic performance or promise, Willingness to give back to the community, Well-rounded personality.

Bervin Hall Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is given to students who are majoring in occupational safety, health and the environment. The society strives to advance the safety profession in order to prepare the future of our world.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.

 

Unique To New Mexico

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive Construction laborers Carpenters
Salary: $24507 $22297 $29355
# of Open Positions: 11010 6140 5940
Competition*: 1.7 1.7 1.7

 


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Internists, general Family and general practitioners Engineering managers
Salary: $180010 $146333 $86320
# of Open Positions: 240 860 1280
Competition*: 2.1 2.5 1.7
Job Title: Electronics engineers, except computer Engineers Chemical engineers
Salary: $82405 $79990 $78000
# of Open Positions: 1590 900 240
Competition*: 3.4 1.9 1.9

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

New Mexico Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive
Salary: $20732 $17235 $24507
# of Open Positions: 21700 12130 11010
Competition*: 1.3 0.9 1.7

 

Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Lawyers Engineering managers Electronics engineers, except computer
Salary: $89262 $86320 $82405
# of Open Positions: 1550 1280 1590
Competition*: 0.7 1.7 3.4
Job Title: General and operations managers Managers Financial managers
Salary: $79545 $69153 $65775
# of Open Positions: 7440 1360 2290
Competition*: 1.2 1 1.2

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To New Mexico table above, which shows where jobs in New Mexico are unusually common compared to other states, the New Mexico Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.