ASNM is proud to have awarded $4,000  in scholarship money for the 2017-2018 academic year.

The Scholarship Committee selected four students from three different universities (Eastern New Mexico University, New Mexico State University, and the University of New Mexico) to receive Archaeological Society of New Mexico Scholarship Awards for the 2017-20178School Year. These scholarships, totaling $4,000.00, went to fund research and alleviate the financial costs associated with higher education. 


2018-2019 Scholarship

Application Information

The Archaeological Society of New Mexico (ASNM) announces that it is accepting applications for the ASNM Scholarship Awards for the 2018-2019 academic year. Awards normally range from $500 to $1000.

Applications are restricted to full time students attending one of the following academic institutions: Eastern New Mexico University, Highlands University, New Mexico State University, and University of New Mexico. Applicants are limited to Associates, Bachelors, and Master’s degree students and Ph.D candidates in any of the fields covered by the term “anthropology.” Students demonstrating a financial need and an anthropological thesis or approved project relevant to the Greater Southwest will be considered.

All students applying must complete the Candidate Application Form. This form must be completed in its entirety, using additional pages when necessary. Also, please include faculty and scholastic reference letters with the completed application or have the reference letters emailed directly to the email address provided below. Hard copy material may be mailed to the post office address provided below.


Application Deadline: 02/28/2018

ASNM will notify selected applicants by April 1, 2018.

Mail hard copy Applications and Reference Letters to:

Archaeological Society of New Mexico
Scholarship Committee Chairperson
P. O. Box 3485
Albuquerque, NM 87190


Scan and Email the Applications and Reference Lettersto:


Email Application 2018-2019

Scholarship Application – 2018-2019

List of prior scholarships awarded