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4-Year Scholarship Application Now Open

Deadline: January 18, 2022

4-year Undergraduate Scholarship


Career Pathways Scholarship Application Now Open

Deadline: April 18, 2022

Career Pathways Scholarship


About the Scholarships: 

Since 1999, LANL Foundation in partnership with the Los Alamos Employees’ Scholarship Fund (LAESF) Advisory Committee has awarded more than 1,900 scholarships worth over $9 million to deserving students and adult learners from Northern New Mexico. These students share a commitment to academic achievement, leadership and service.

Scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 are made possible by donations from LANL employees, retirees and community members across Northern New Mexico. By receiving a scholarship from the LANL Foundation, students are welcomed into a community of LANL Scholars, alumni and supporters.

4-year Undergraduate Scholarships are designated for high school seniors and current undergraduate students pursuing a bachelor’s degree in ANY field of study. 

Career Pathways Scholarships are reserved for those pursuing an associate degree, certification or trade. 

Some awards highlight specific qualifications such as:

  • Degrees in STEM, Education, Business, Nursing, and English/Literature
  • Outstanding leadership 
  • Financial need
  • Resilience and determination
  • Residency in certain communities
  • Native American heritage

Learn More:

For more information about the Scholarships program, donations, or joining the Advisory Committee, please contact our team at

Mike Ammerman, Scholarships Program Manager
(505) 753-8890 ext. 115 | (505) 795-3778

Sarah GissingerScholarship Program Coordinator
(505) 753-8890, ext. 148 |

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