Information about the McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Act and resources for parents and students.
Information about the law, school staff responsibilities and the forms to make a referral if you suspect or know a student is in a homeless situation
Accessing Higher EducationFor assistance with issues related to students experiencing homelessness accessing higher education, contact the NAEHCY Higher Education Helpline at 1 (855) 446-2673 (toll-free) or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Conference Scholarship - Kansas City, MO.Scholarship for eligible students experiencing homelessness. The scholars are publicly recognized at the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth Conference. This year the conference is set for October 25/26, 2014 in Kansas City, MO. Horatio Alger ScholarshipsThe Horatio Alger New Mexico Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to students in the State of New Mexico who have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity and who aspire to pursue higher education.
LeTendre Education Scholarship FundThe LeTendre Scholarship funds are available to students who are homeless or who have been homeless during their school attendance, and who have demonstrated average or higher than average achievement.
National Association for the Education of Homeless Children & YouthInformation about homelessness. A useful tool for school staff, youth, and parents. The latest research about this growing problem in NM and our nation.