NEW MEXICO NATIONAL BOARD SCHOLARSHIP
NMPED National Board Scholarship available to teachers.
Through funding appropriated annually by the NM Legislature, the New Mexico Public Education Department (NMPED) is able to award up to five hundred thousand dollars ($500,000) in grants to eligible teachers who are seeking certification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (https://www.nbpts.org/). Scholarships are awarded annually; awards for the 2021–2022 school year will be reimbursed for components paid for and completed prior to June 17, 2022.
FAQs: New Mexico NBCT Scholarship FAQs (pdf)
Complete an application here: Closed-June 11, 2021 [We are unable to accept scholarship applications after the closing date. Funding will be available in the next year (SY22-23).]
For questions related to the New Mexico-National Board for Professional Teaching Standards scholarship opportunity, please email EQ.NationalBoards@state.nm.us.