The New Mexico Credit Union Education Foundation (NMCUEF) is a unique scholarship program formed through special legislation that allows credit unions to use abandoned funds for educational or charitable purposes.

Since it was established in 1992, the NMCUEF has presented 2,148 scholarships for a total of $1,791,600 to students attending accredited vocational or technical schools, colleges or universities in New Mexico.

The 2022/2023 scholarship cycle is now open. Applications are due Friday, Februay 25, 2022. Full details can be found within our 2022-2023 Scholarship Criteria for Applicants info sheet.

To apply for a NMCUEF scholarship, please download our 2022-2023 Scholarship Application.

Please email Amy Vigil at