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FAQs about scholarship can be found here.




I have questions about the scholarship, who should I contact? 

All questions should be directed to Region 9 who is the provider of the scholarship.  They may be contacted at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We encourage you to sign  up for the components you feel confident that you can complete and submit to  National Boards by the June 16, 2021 due date.  


I received a scholarship for more than one component, how long are the scholarship  funds available to me? 

The funds are available for all components completed and submitted to the National  Board by June 16, 2021. You will be responsible for all costs incurred after June 16,  2021.  


What are the due dates? 

The due date for submission of your completed component(s) to the National Board  is June 16, 2021. 

The due date for reimbursement requests is June 18, 2021 to Region 9.



How do I get reimbursed for my submission? 

Please reference your award letter. 


What happens if I miss the deadline to submit for reimbursement? 

Reimbursement requests submitted after the deadline of June 18, 2021 will not be  reimbursed. 


I don’t feel comfortable using my work email to send in financial information, what  should I do? 

Provide Region 9 with your personal email. 


I prefer to receive a regular check rather than a direct deposit, what should I do?

Please reach out to Region 9 by emailing them at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


What should I do if I do not need the scholarship because I am getting support from  another resource?

Please reply to the email you received from Region 9 and state that you are declining the award.  


What happens to the money that doesn’t get spent? 

The money reverts back to the state of New Mexico.  


I have questions and need support in completing my components, who should I contact?

For support and coaching regarding your components please contact  www.nmnbctnetwork.com and they will put you in touch with supports. 


Will there be scholarships available next year? 

At this time we aren’t sure if there will be state funded scholarships available for this  purpose. Please watch the NMPED website for updates in the late spring.