CAHSI New Mexico S-STEM Program at New Mexico State University


NMSU Program Manager

Adán M. Delval


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Deadline: December 31, 2021



Please read the instruction below before starting.  Complete and save the following documents in PDF format prior to starting the S-STEM application.

  • Detailed résumé listing all education, employment history, and extracurricular activities
  • Personal Statement*
  • Transcript(s) from all colleges and high schools attended.
    • NMSU Students can download an unofficial transcript from
    • See “Transfer Student” if you previously attended another institution(s).
  • For Transfer Student/NMSU student who previously attended other institution(s):
    • Request an email copy of prior institution(s) transcripts (not transferable credits listed on the NMSU transcript) from the Registrar Office of the prior institution(s).
    • Download an unofficial NMSU transcript from ‘’.
  • Two recommendation letters, with at least one from a recent instructor (using formal letterhead)


*The personal statement should address the following: (this is submitted in text-box format, you may want to type in MS Word then copy and paste)

a) personal background and personal strengths, b) academic, career, and personal interests, c) motivation for pursuing a computing discipline, and discussion of the expected benefits from the CAHSI-NM-STEM experience, d) long term goals.  Other topics to address in the personal statement include unique characteristics about yourself and relevant experiences that will help you complete your degree.


  • Complete the S-STEM Scholarship Application Form
  • Read and complete the Obligation Affirmation and Signature Page


Application Form


Disclosure Statement