This program recognizes the hardships imposed on individuals who are working and attending school to attain an undergraduate or graduate degree, or professional certification. These awards are made to individuals who have taken the initiative to reach a specific goal and have demonstrated a commitment to that goal. Up to four (4) awards of up to $1,000 each will be awarded and recipients may re-apply the following year. Awards are made for tuition and/or actual school expenses.

Scholarship Sponsor

Albuquerque Community Foundation

Award Type

$1,000 Cash

Gender Eligibility


Other Requirements/Criteria

Geographic Criteria: New Mexico
Criteria / Requirements: • 25 years of age or older
• Regularly working a minimum of 20 hours a week while simultaneously attending school. Summer jobs, if not attending school, do not count
• 2.8 minimum GPA
• Must be studying the fields the Trythall’s staffing company focused on. These include: Healthcare, Education, Science (not a social science), Engineering, Mathematics, Accounting, Finance or Computer Science
• Must be pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree or Associates Degree from an accredited institution. Master’s degree or beyond do not qualify
• Completed a minimum of 12 credit hours in your declared major
• Must demonstrate financial need

Contact Information:

Contact Info – Phone #: 505-883-6240

Contact Info – URL: https://albuquerquefoundation.org/trythall-family-scholarship-for-excellence-in-continuing-education.aspx

Contact Info – Email: [email protected]


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