Scholarship Fund

The 2021 scholarship application is now closed.
MANA de Albuquerque Scholarship Fund

MANA de Albuquerque Scholarship fund awards yearly scholarships of $1000 to Latinas in Bernalillo and Sandoval counties who are enrolled in an accredited college or university and who demonstrate a commitment to community service. Over $200,000 has been awarded since inception. 

Application Eligibility: Founded in 1974, MANA de Albuquerque has been actively involved in issues related to the advancement of Latinas by supporting access to higher education. MANA de Albuquerque’s scholarships are considered for Hispanic female applicants who meet all the following criteria:


     Residing in Bernalillo or Sandoval counties

     Enrolled or plan to be enrolled in an accredited college or university, by the start of the 2020-2021 academic year

     Meet a Grade Point Average (G.P.A.) of 2.0 or higher

     Demonstrate a commitment to community service


Preference is given to current graduating (high school) Hermanitas® and MANA de Albuquerque members with a minimum of two years membership in good standing. Undergraduate, non-traditional, and graduate students are eligible to apply. Applicants must be enrolled in school full-time during the award period. Scholarship funds may be used to cover any education or related costs (i.e. tuition, fees, books, supplies, etc.…).