UNM Honors Veterans

November 8, 2021 - Dorene DiNaro

Vets Day photoThe University of New Mexico will honor veterans during a Veteran’s Day Remembrance Ceremony tomorrow, Nov. 11 at 10 am. at the Alunmi Chapel.

The ceremony kicks off with the presentation of colors by the UNM Joint ROTC Color Guard, and national anthem by the UNM Concert Choir, followed by remarks by President Stokes and Col. Jeff Younggren. The ceremony will include recognition of fall UNM service members by name, reflections from veterans, and a reception in the Chapel courtyard.

There are several scholarships opportunities for our veterans:

  • York Endowment
  • Pat Tillman Military Foundation Scholarship
  • Scholarships for Military Children
  • Veterans United Foundation Scholarships
  • AFCEA Education Scholarship
  • VFW Military Family Scholarship
  • NM Vietnam Veterans Scholarship
  • Wartime Veterans Scholarship
  • Military Spouse Scholarship
  • Edwin H. Simmons Award
  • Medal of Honor Scholarship
  • Samuel Eliot Morison Prize
  • Russell F. Weigley Graduate Student Travel Grant Awards
  • American Legion Legacy Scholarship