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ALANMGS Scholarship

The American Legion Auxiliary New Mexico Girls State program is committed to the education of New Mexico women and in that effort we have created a one-time $1,300 college or career education scholarship eligible to junior (class of 2022) and senior (class of 2021) young women from high schools (public, private, charter or home) across New Mexico.


Scholarship funds can be used at any higher education or career education program. Any young woman in New Mexico is eligible to apply regardless if they registered to attend ALANMGS. Participants must submit their application by September 1, 2021, to be considered. Applications will be reviewed by committee in September and the recipient of the ALANMGS Scholarship will be announced October 1, 2021.

Eligibility requirements for this scholarship are as follows:

  • Young Woman living in and attending/attended high school in New Mexico

  • High School Junior (Class of 2022) or Senior (Class of 2021)

  • Attending/Attended private, public, charter, virtual or home high school

  • Planning to attend higher education through college/university or career education training following high school graduation

For additional details and to apply please download the scholarship application.

Note: Application can be filled out in the pdf document or printed and handwritten. Editable fields may not be accessible on mobile devices, we recommend using a computer if choosing to fill out the pdf file. 

Make sure to submit your application by September 1, 2021 to for consideration.

"A quality education has the power to transform societies in a single generation and give them the knowledge, skills, and confidence to reach their full potential." - Audrey Hepburn