external image Cash_Register.jpgTentative Program Cost

Program Fee: $1850
Estimated cost for Flight: $1300 or $800 (group rate)
UNM tuition $1,512.36)
details here


Conventional financial aid (such as Student Loans) is available. Contact UNM financial aid advisors for information and financial aid forms. All student loans or grants paying the Conexiones Program fee must do so through the UNM cashier by May 15. Students are responsible for timely financial aid payments and should act early. When applicants are accepted into the program they will receive with their letter of acceptance an addendum that will state program costs. The Financial Aid Office will use this letter in determining financial aid for Conexiones/Ecuador/2014 students.

Contact Financial Aid UNM:
Conexiones Financial Aid Contacts at Financial aid
One Stop - Mesa Vista Hall
Phone No : (505) 277-8900
Toll Free #: 1-800-CALLUNM
Fax : (505) 277-6326
Web site:

GEO Regents International Study Grants and International Studies Institute 2014 Summer Scholarships

Students are encouraged to take advantage of the Early Application Deadline of February 21, 2014. This guarantees a provisional place in the program and, if students are accepted, they will have time to apply for grants offered by the Global Education Office (GEO). The GEO offers “Regents’ International Study Grants” and International studied Institute 2014 Summer Scholarships in order to encourage participation in study abroad programs. The application deadline for these grants is March 14, 2014. GEO grant contact person: Jazmin Knight We strongly encourage ALL Conexiones/Ecuador/2014 to apply for these scholarships.

Conexiones/‍Ecuador / 2014 Stipends:

All students accepted to Conexiones/Ecuador / 2014 are automatically eligible for program stipends. Students may be contacted to arrange an informal interview. The early application deadline for the program is Feb. 21, 2014. After that date, applications will be taken until the program is fully enrolled. E-mail Michael Thomas or Sam Johnson for further information. Awards will be announced by email. Awards will vary. Students who receive a stipend can expect up to $500.00

University Honors Program Travel Stipends

A limited number of CONEXIONES travel stipends are available for Honors College students through the UNM Honors College. The stipends are designed to encourage and reward excellence and address needs. All Honors College student accepted into the program are automatically eligible. Students may be contacted to arrange an informal interview.

Possible Opportunity for Spanish Majors

(this scholarship has been available in previous years - check to see if it has been renewed for 2014)