NMSU: Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
New Mexico State University
Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
College of Engineering
 
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Financial Aid Opportunities

Scholarships & Fellowships

There are several scholarships available each year for students in the Klipsch School. Eligibility requirements and criteria for selection vary among the various scholarships. Students can request a scholarship application directly from:

Monica Lopez
Scholarship and Career Development Coordinator
College of Engineering
Box 30001, Dept. 3449
Las Cruces, NM 88003
(505)646-2913

E-mail:

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See the College of Engineering scholarship page for other available scholarships and important deadlines.  The College of Engineering scholarship application can be found at https://corridor.nmsu.edu/pment/asp/scholarship_form.asp. Below is a list of scholarships available for students in the Klipsch School; there are other scholarships available for students within the College of Engineering in general.  Note: only one scholarship application is required for consideration of all of the College of Engineering scholarships, except the Telemetering Scholarship which has an individualized scholarship application.  The NMSU scholarship application is used for university-wide scholarship awards.  Note: Students will need to fill out both the NMSU and College applications to be considered for both scholarship types.  Generally, if the scholarship requires demonstrated financial need, a FAFSA must be on file with the NMSU scholarship office.  If you receive a scholarship that may be renewed for subsequent years, you must complete the Scholarship Application to be considered for every subsequent award year.

 

Scholarship Name Criteria
Louis F. and Jane Kazda Memorial Endowed Scholarship For a full-time student majoring in Electrical and Computer Engineering, with a minimum 2.5 NMSU GPA, who is a U.S. citizen..
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Scholarship For a student enrolled in Electrical Engineering
International Foundation for Telemetering Endowed Scholarship For a full-time sophomore or higher level student with a 3.2 GPA pursuing studies related to fields telemetering and telecommunications; proven financial need; be eligible for scholarship at NMSU.
George W. Lucky Endowed Scholarship electrical Engineering student who has completed at least 50 hours; maintained a GPA of 2.75 or higher; active in IEEE or HKN
Electrical Engineering Alumni & Friends Endowed Scholarship For a sophomore student in Electrical Engineering with a 2.5 GPA who is active in IEEE.
Paul W. & Valerie Klipsch Eta Kappa Nu Endowed Scholarship undergraduate student majoring in Electrical Engineering who is a U.S. citizen.
Paul W. & Valerie Klipsch Electrical Engineering Endowed Scholarship for Juniors Electrical Engineering junior students of good moral character, high academic achievement with financial need, based upon official and current FAFSA results; must be a U.S. citizen
Charles H. Higgins Endowed Memorial Scholarship For students in Electrical Engineering with a 3.0 GPA.  Preference to students who show aptitude to pursue advanced degrees and who have demonstrated financial need.
Hartwell Endowed Memorial Scholarship For a sophomore, junior or senior student in Electrical Engineering with a 3.0 GPA.  Preference to U.S. citizen.
Oscar V. Montieth Student Employment Workstudy For an undergraduate student in Electrical Engineering in need of financial assistance.  Award shall be in the form of wages for employment.
Wavefront Sciences Scholarship For a junior or senior engineering or applied science major with a 3.0 GPA who is enrolled in optics courses.
Admiral Paul and Joy Arthur Graduate Scholarship full-time graduate student majoring in electrical and computer engineering, Must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA, and be a U.S. citizen
H. Warren Cooper Electrical Engineering Endowed Scholarship For an Electrical Engineering major who is active in IEEE
Electrical & Computer Engineering Endowed Scholarship For a student in Electrical Engineering who has completed 60 credit hours with a 3.4 GPA, and is a member of Eta Kappa Nu.
Norton J. Davis Memorial Electrical Engineering Endowed Scholarship U.S. Citizen, NM resident -NM community served by electrical cooperative; EE major, Junior (renewable for 1 more yr) or Senior; have financial need; 2.5 g.p.a.
Raymond Stocklos Endowed Memorial Scholarship For an Electrical Engineering major in good academic standing.
J. Warren Pollard Endowed Scholarship For a junior or senior Electrical Engineering student who has completed EE211/EE214 with "B" grade or better and has a 3.2 GPA.  Student must be a New Mexico resident and U.S. citizen
Michael Corpening Endowed Memorial Scholarship For a full-time junior or senior enrolled in Electrical and Computer Engineering with cumulative GPA of 3.5, active participation in campus organizations. Preference student graduate from Mayfield, Las Cruces or Onate.
Marcos Medina Memorial Endowed Scholarship electrical engineering student with a 3.5 GPA; resident of New Mexico; must be enrolled in at least two junior level courses
Direct Mentoring Power Fellowship For student with demonstrated interest in power engineering as evidenced by current enrollment in energy systems classes, previous employment; in the power industry, etc; active participation in student organizations; GPA
Lt. Anthony Aguilar Endowed Memorial Scholarship For a junior students majoring in Electrical Engineering with a minimum 2.5 GPA
Dr. & Mrs. C. Donald Crosno Endowed Scholarship For Electrical & Computer Engineering Freshmen For an incoming freshmen in electrical engineering with a 3.5 high school GPA or 26 ACT or better, is a high school graduate of New Mexico, El Paso, TX or Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
Professor Harold Brown Endowed Electrical Engineering Scholarship For a freshmen, sophomore, junior or senior in Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2.8 GPA or above, U.S. citizen, and has financial need.
Jack Ward Electrical Engineering Endowed Scholarship For a freshman Electrical Engineering student with a minimum high school GPA of 3.0.
Jerome & Joyce Shaw Endowed Scholarship For a full-time student majoring in Electrical and Computer Engineering student with a 3.2 GPA.Preference given to ethnic minorities and can be renewd up to eight semesters.
Paul W. & Valerie Klipsch Endowed Scholarship Honoring Jay and Lya Jordan full-time undergraduate students enrolled in electrical and computer engineering, with a minimum 3.0 GPA, resident of New Mexico or El Paso, Texas and be a U.S. citizen.
Paul W. & Valerie Klipsch Endowed Scholarship full time student with a declared major in electrical and computer engineering. Must be a resident of New Mexico or El Paso, Texas, and a U.S. citizen, 3.0 cumulative GPA
Paul W. & Valerie Klipsch Endowed Scholarship honoring Steven Castillo For ECE majors, resident of NM or El Paso,TX, U.S.citizen, minimum 3.0 high school or NMSU gpa (only 2 freshmen may receive this award per yr), enrolled full-time, must believe in Supreme Being
MIT Lincoln Laboratory Graduate Fellowship graduate fellowship in the College of Engineering as determined by Academic Department Head of the Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Jerry B. and Dathylene Cooper Memorial Endowed Scholarship Full time student in Electrical Engineering with a GPA of 3.0 or better.  Must show evidence of financial need as demonstrated by current FAFSA
Russell P. Jedlicka Memorial Endowed Scholarship A full-time junior or senior student majoring in electrical and computer engineering.  Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA

 

Special Scholarships:

SCHOLARSHIPS -- FRESHMAN

  • Dr. and Mrs. C. Donald Crosno Electrical Engineering Freshman Scholarship
  • Professor Brown Scholarship
  • Durgin Family Scholarship (open to all engineering students)

SCHOLARSHIPS -- GRADUATE

  • Paul W. Klipsch Graduate Student Scholarship (open to all engineering students)
  • Barry Rappaport Memorial Scholarship (open to electrical engineering and astronomy students; ECE students in academic years that start with an even number and astronomy students in academic years that start with an odd number).