FAQ’s 2017-09-05T14:02:44+00:00

FAQ’s

I can’t get my application to fit in a 9×12 envelope. What should I do? 2017-08-29T08:27:36+00:00

Go ahead and send it in a larger envelope or package.

The application form says that I need to send in 4 official transcripts. Do all 4 of my transcripts really need to be official? 2017-08-29T08:27:43+00:00

Because of the grading process, we prefer for them to all be official, but if that is not possible, at least one must be official.

Is there any way for me to confirm that you’ve received my application form? 2017-08-29T08:26:19+00:00

You can contact us and ask. But due to the high volume of application forms that we receive, it may take a while for us to get back to you.

How will I know if I am selected as a recipient of your Scholarship? 2017-08-29T08:34:50+00:00

As soon as we are finished with the selection process, we will contact the winners either by email, phone, or mail. Shortly after, they will be announced on our Scholarship Recipient’s page.

Is there any way to know if I am selected as a recipient before you officially announce the recipients? 2017-08-29T08:35:39+00:00

No. As soon as we are finished with the selection process, we will contact the winners. Shortly after, they will be announced on our Scholarship Recipient’s page.

I was awarded one of your Scholarships. How do I get my money? 2017-08-29T08:38:06+00:00

Please go to our Recipient Instructions page, select the Scholarship you were awarded, and follow the instructions. We cannot process your Scholarship until we get everything that is required.

We strongly suggest that you not wait until the last minute to do this!

Processing your paperwork can take anywhere from 1 to 3 weeks once we receive it. The sooner you do what is required, the sooner you will get your money.

I did everything that is outlined on the Scholarship Recipient Instructions page and I still don’t have my money. What should I do now? 2017-08-29T08:31:06+00:00

Please contact us and provide all the details. We will resolve the matter as soon as possible.

I was awarded an APS / ENLACE Scholarship and my GPA has fallen below the minimum requirements. What’s going to happen to my Scholarship? 2017-08-29T08:31:13+00:00

We understand that occasionally, there are extenuating circumstances that can arise which might affect your GPA. Please contact us and provide all the details of your situation. We will decide if the circumstances warrant for you to fill out and submit our one time “Appeals Process” form.

I will be graduating from a New Mexico Charter school. Am I eligible for your Scholarship? 2017-08-29T08:41:03+00:00

Yes.

I will be graduating from a private high school. Am I eligible for your Scholarship? 2017-08-29T08:31:23+00:00

Not at this time. This may change in the future. Go to our Application Forms page to see the details.

I will be graduating through Home School. Am I eligible for your Scholarship? 2017-08-29T08:31:27+00:00

Not at this time. This may change in the future. Go to our Application Forms page to see the details.

I will be graduating outside of New Mexico. Am I eligible for your Scholarship? 2017-08-29T08:31:55+00:00

Not at this this time. The scholarships that we provide are for students who are graduating from a New Mexico high school. This may change in the future.

I graduated a year ago (or more). Am I eligible for your Scholarship? 2017-08-29T08:32:01+00:00

Not at this time. The scholarships that we provide are for high school seniors who are graduating from a New Mexico high school. This may change in the future.

Is it possible to be eligible, and to possibly be awarded, more than one of your Scholarships? 2017-08-29T15:56:59+00:00

Yes it is. Go to our Application Forms page to see the details.

What schools can I attend with your scholarship? 2017-08-29T15:32:24+00:00

A1: Our New Mexico scholarship can be used to attend the college of your choice.

A2: Our APS/ENLACE scholarship is only for students who plan to attend UNM (University Of New Mexico).

I would like to donate some money. How can I do that? 2017-09-02T21:08:53+00:00

Thank you for your interest! Please visit our Donations page.

What can I do to help support your cause? 2017-09-08T00:16:20+00:00

Thank you for asking! There are several ways that you can help:

  • Help us spread our message by sharing things on our site to all your social networks! Like us, tweet us, pin us, share us! All you have to do is click the icons located at the bottom of our pages and share away!
  • Tell a family member or friend about us. Let other people know that we are here to help lessen the financial burden of going to college.
  • If you talk to your high school counselor about scholarships and about your higher education (and you definitely should!), let them know about the scholarship that we offer so that they can tell other students as well.
  • Make a donation. We are a nonprofit and are very reliant on donations like yours to keep us running. Your gifts are tax-deductible where applicable.
How can I become a sponsor? 2017-09-02T21:06:31+00:00

Thank you for your interest! Contact us and we will provide you with all the information.

I would like to contact SPARX and/or LORENZO ANTONIO. Can I contact them through here? 2017-08-30T02:29:33+00:00

The best place to get in touch with Sparx and/or Lorenzo Antonio is through their social media sites. Please visit them at their respective websites for their whereabouts….

SPARX OFFICIAL WEBSITE
LORENZO ANTONIO OFFICIAL WEBSITE

“I would like to thank the SPARX & LORENZO ANTONIO FOUNDATION for selecting me for this Scholarship and my parents for pushing me to apply for it….”

Anjuli Hanks