Mesalands students earn scholarships to four-year schools

Special to the QCS Mesalands Community College students Shelly Giannino and Alex Nielson have been selected to the 2012 All-State New Mexico Academic Team. This honor recognizes their commit-ment to academic excellence. Each student will receive renewable full-tuition scholarships for up to four consecutive semesters towards a bachelor’s degree at a New Mexico public university […]

Scholarship list

Tucumcari High School seniors offered scholarships during the 2009-2010 school year. This year’s seniors received $140,782.96 in scholarships.

Annual shrimp boil fundraiser raises $16,000

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Special to QCS Nearly 235 Tucumcari-area citizens celebrated the 11th annual Mesalands Community College Foundation’s Mardi Gras Cajun Shrimp Boil in a big way. This year’s scholarship fundraiser netted over $16,000 for the Foundation. After more than a decade of hosting the event, the accumulative numbers are impressive with a total of $130,000 earned. Of […]

Press Release: Foundation for Rural Service Offers $75,000 in College Scholarships

The Foundation for Rural Service (FRS) will award 30 – $2,500 scholarships to qualified rural students in May 2010 – one per geographic region of the National Telecommunications Cooperative Association (NTCA) and one to a student sponsored by an NTCA associate member. The remaining 19 awards will be distributed proportionate to the number of applications […]

Scholarship awards, engagement announcement

Scholarships awarded…Altrusa awarded $1,500 in scholarships. Each student received a $300 award. Tammy Hall, vocation chairwoman, made the award presentations. This year’s Altrusa Scholarship recipients are:l

Students receive Rotary Club scholarships

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Area students received scholarships from local and state organizations to aid them in their pursuit of higher education. Three Quay County students have received the Tucumcari Rotary Club Quay County Continuing Education Scholarships. Johanna Albright of Logan, David Kneitz of San Jon and Adrian Prieto of Tucumcari will each […]

Plateau awards scholarships

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By QCS Staff ENMR-Plateau Education Foundation Scholarship winners were introduced at the Annual Membership Meeting on April 18. Twenty-three graduating high school students earned over $63,000 for their continuing education, according to a press release. One of two $6,400 Evelyn Patterson Memorial Scholarships were

01-17-09: School Notes

The following scholarships are available to area high school seniors. Students should contact their guidance counselors for more information. Scholarships are listed by application deadlines.Jan. 25: McKelvey Foundation Scholarship: Available to all high school seniors who have demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit by owning and operating their own business while in high school.Jan. 30: Suncal New Mexico […]

12-13-2008: Scholarships for high school students

The following are the deadlines for college scholarship opportunities for students at Tucucmari High School. Students and/or their parents should contact their high school counselors to learn about these and other scholarhsip opportunities. Jan. 9, Elks National Foundation 2009 Most Valuable Scholarship ApplicationJan. 16, President’s Associate Honors http://honors.nmsu.edu/PAJan. 25, McKelvey Foundation ScholarshipJan. 31, American Society […]

Scholarhsips donated, birthday, retirement and VFW Valentine queen

Donor provides for scholarships Because of the very positive image presented at Mesalands Community College’s Dinosaur Museum, an anonymous donor has given a $20,000 donation to be used for scholarships. The donor, a geologist living in the Midwest, wanted to make a contribution that would help students at Mesalands for years to come. The funds […]