Scholarships & Awards

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Each year, the English Department at NMSU awards a number of scholarships and prizes to outstanding undergraduate and graduate students in our programs. Clink on the links below to learn more about the various graduate and undergraduate awards available.



The Spring 2020 deadline for awards applications is Wednesday, April 22. You can download an application packet here: [Undergraduate / Graduate]. Award winners will be announced in a virtual event on Friday, May 8.


To be eligible for these awards, you will also need to submit a separate application through Scholar Dollar$. To start a scholarship application, visit the Scholar Dollar$ online application system, here:


If you have any questions about our awards or the application process, please email Susan Enger at


For a list of previous award winners, click here.