Gallegos- Romero- Salazar Memorial Current Use Scholarship

The Gallegos-Romero-Salazar fund was established by Drs Roberto and Anne Gallegos, Amy Vanderkooy, Heather Garner and granddaughters Hannah and Hayden to honor the memories of Frances Gallegos Salazar, Donnabelle Gallegos Romero, and Selma Salazar who were the sister and nieces of Dr Robert Gallegos, Professor Emeritus in the College of Education. These three remarkable women lost their battle with cancer, but their memories represent strength and love to their families and friends.


Class Level: JR. SR.
Required Minimum GPA: 2.5
Required Major: E ED or SPED
Required Residency: NM
Other Requirements: Preference given to a female student who plans to teach in the state of NM. Applicant must provide a statement of life experiences related to cancer.