New Mexico Student Incentive Grant/Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership (NMSIG/LEAP)

The New Mexico Student Incentive Grant was created to provide aid for undergraduate students with substantial financial need who are attending public colleges or universities.

ENMU is proud to participate in the NMSIG/LEAP program and looks forward to assisting you with any questions you may have regarding this grant. Below we have included some general requirements for determining student eligibility. This is no way intended to be a comprehensive list of all requirements. Please feel free to visit the New Mexico Higher Education Department website, or contact Betty Dever for more information.

How much is the award?

  • Varies from $200 to $2,500 per year
  • Part-time students are eligible for pro-rated awards

What are the eligibility requirements?

  • U.S. Citizen
  • New Mexico Resident
  • Undergraduate
  • Enroll at least half-time
  • Demonstrate financial need


Have a Question? Contact Us!

Office of Financial Aid
ENMU Station 20
1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130
Local phone: 575.562.2194
Toll-free: 800.FOR.ENMU
Fax: 575.562.2198