For the third straight semester, Film Las Cruces continues to offer scholarships for Doña Ana Community College students attending the Film Technician Training Program held at Film Las Cruces Studios. Through the New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc, Film Las Cruces will be offering 3 $750 scholarships. Students who are awarded the scholarships should expect to get our half of the money in the next few weeks and the matching funds toward the end of the semester.

Applicants hoping to receive the scholarship, must meet the following criteria:

  • Enrolled at Doña Ana Community College for a minimum of 6 credit hours
  • Enrolled in Film Technician Training Program
  • NM resident
  • Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
  • FAFSA qualified
  • Demonstrate a desire to work in the New Mexico film industry as evidenced by a personal statement or statement of career goals in the scholarship application
  • Enrolled in Scholar Dollars – https://scholarships.nmsu.edu/

Once enrolled in Scholar Dollars you will be able to access and submit the scholarship application. The Scholarship Committee of Doña Ana Community College Office of Financial Aid shall select the recipients. The deadline to apply for this scholarship is September 14th.