IME BECAS Scholarship 2022 Application

The IME Becas Scholarship is a partnership between the Institute for Mexicans Abroad (IME) and Fort Lewis College, to provide financial assistance to students with Mexican origins. The $1,000-$2,000 scholarship is intended to help remove financial barriers for students seeking to complete their bachelor’s degree at Fort Lewis College; it can be used towards the cost of tuition, books, fees, or housing expenses. The Selection Committee will select recipients based on eligibility, financial need, educational achievement, and essay completion.

Only complete applications will be considered!

Deadline

All materials must be turned in by Friday, September 30th at 5:00pm

Apply today

You can send or drop off your application to: 

  • Email: Gyana B. Gomar at: gbgomar@fortlewis.edu
  • Drop off in-person: El Centro de Muchos Colores (Student Union 40).

Download application

Eligibility:

  1. Must be Mexican or have parents of Mexican origin (will need to provide documentation)
  2. Demonstrate significant financial need
  3. Be enrolled as a full time (12 credit hours or more) degree-seeking student at FLC
  4. Have at least a cumulative 2.75 GPA

Preference will be given to:

  1. First generation students
  2. Students who demonstrate a commitment of service to the immigrant community