About the Program
Soft-Skills is an online program for New Mexico high school juniors and seniors funded by the New Mexico Legislature (HB-63). It is designed to help students develop life skills for personal success, whether in higher education or in the workplace. This program provides a comprehensive curriculum for developing strong work ethic, teamwork, written and verbal capabilities, and analytical and leadership skills. We are currently offering this program for up to 100% of enrolled juniors and seniors at each high school.
Dates to Remember
|Call for Applications||July 12th, 2021|
|Teacher Training||To be determined per school|
|Student Enrollment||Starting on August 1st, 2021*|
*Teacher training must be completed before students can begin enrolling.
Applications will be approved on a rolling basis. Applications received during each application will be notified of their award on their corresponding award date.
|Application Period||Notification of Awards|
|August 2nd, 2021–August 6th, 2021||August 9th, 2021|
|August 9th, 2021–August 13th, 2021||August 16th, 2021|
|August 16th, 2021–August 20th, 2021||August 23rd, 2021|
|August 23rd, 2021–August 27th, 2021||August 30th, 2021|
|August 30th, 2021–September 3rd, 2021||September 6th, 2021|
|September 6th, 2021–September 10th, 2021||September 13th, 2021|
|September 13th, 2021–September 17th, 2021||September 20th, 2021|
|September 20th, 2021–September 24th, 2021||September 27th, 2021|
|More dates TBD|