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Terry Foundation Freshman Scholarship
$70,000
The Terry Freshman Scholarship, known as the Terry Traditional Scholarship, is awarded to Texas high school seniors who have been accepted for admission to one of the Terry-affiliated public universities in Texas. Affiliated Universities The University of Texas- Austin Texas A&M University University of Houston Texas State University The University of Texas- Dallas The University of Texas- San Antonio Texas Tech University University of North Texas Texas Woman's University Texas A&M University- Galveston Sam Houston State University The University of Texas- Arlington The University of Texas- El Paso What are the qualifications for Freshman Applicants? A) Demonstrated financial need (as...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2021
CJ Davidson Scholarship
$18,000
Family, Career and Community Leaders of America awards ten scholarships to outstanding members in Texas. The scholarship is $2,250 per semester and will be continued for eight semesters if the recipient continues to be qualified under the rules regulated by the scholarship. Recipients must attend the Texas FCCLA State Leadership Conference held in the spring to accept their scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded to an alternate in the event the recipient does not attend. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Applications should be completed in full and returned to the Association, which will carry out the application process, evaluation procedure and determination of...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Senator Grady and Andrine Hazlewood Scholarship
$8,000
Through a gift from the Hazlewood's estate to the Amarillo Area Foundation, Senator Grady and Andrine Smith Hazlewood have provided many scholarships to Panhandle students with this scholarship established in 1987. Senator Hazlewood represented District 31 in the Texas Senate from 1941 to 1971. While in office, Senator Hazlewood was instrumental in implementing many positive changes that continue to benefit the residents of the Texas Panhandle. ELIGIBILITY A) Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from the northernmost 26 counties of the Texas Panhandle; B) Exhibit financial need and motivation; and C) Maintain a cumulative high school GPA of...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Texas Conditional Grant Program
$6,000
The Conditional Grant Program is available to eligible students pursuing a degree in civil engineering or a department-approved operational business discipline. The Conditional Grant Program will consider both Texas public and private four-year institutions. Students accepted into the program receive up to $3,000 per semester or $6,000 per academic year for tuition, based on financial need. Application Please read below for eligibility requirements. If you are eligible, we encourage you to fill out an application. Eligibility Requirements To qualify for the Conditional Grant Program, you must: A) Be economically disadvantaged. Review the Federal Poverty Guidelines. B) Be a Texas resident...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Big Tex Scholarship Program
$6,000
The Big Tex Scholarship Program has awarded college scholarships to more than 2,700 students for a total of more than $13.7 million. Eligible recipients include graduating high school seniors around the state of Texas who have participated in competitive youth livestock events held at the State Fair, graduating seniors from six Dallas Independent School District high schools in the Fair Park area, and seasonal employees of the State Fair of Texas or their dependents. SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES 1) Pete Schenkel Scholarship Honoring its past Chairman Pete Schenkel each year, the State Fair of Texas awards multiple $6,000 scholarships to selected applicants...
Deadline
Feb 01, 2022
Susan Howard Community Service Award
$5,000
The purpose of the Susan Howard Community Service Award is to honor and reward academically adept students from low income families in Texas or Great Britain who have demonstrated initiative and leadership skills through their dedication to benefiting their community. Susan Howard, President of BAFTX for 9 years, ran the organization until 2017 with passion and dedication, growing it to be a great success. Our Susan Howard Community Service Award was set up in her memory, to award those who, like her, champion and support their community. In memory of Susan Howard, Founder of the British American Foundation of Texas,...
Deadline
Mar 31, 2022
Alvin A. and Hattie Mae Bush Accounting Scholarship
$4,000
This scholarship was established in 1978 by Alvin A. and Hattie Mae Bush, longtime residents of Amarillo, both of whom passed away in 1982. Mr. and Mrs. Bush were both accountants before they met, and after their marriage in 1948, combined their business interests and enjoyed many years together in their accounting partnership. As their business grew, they began to share their wealth with others in numerous ways. This scholarship is one way in which the legacy of Mr. and Mrs. Bush continues to give back to the community. This scholarship benefits students who exhibit desire and potential expertise in...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Benjamin Gimp Raffkind Memorial Scholarship
$4,000
Myrna and Daniel Raffkind established this scholarship in November 2000 in memory of their son, Benjamin Gimp Raffkind, to benefit students planning to attend Amarillo College or West Texas A&M University. Eligibility A) Applicant must be a graduating senior from a high school in the northernmost 26 counties of the Texas Panhandle; B) Have a cumulative high school GPA of 80 (3.2 on a 4.0 scale); and C) Exhibit community service and leadership. Scholarship Amount $500/semester for up to 8 semesters Scholarship Requirements Each semester's payment is contingent upon meeting the following: A) Recipient must attend college the fall semester...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Dallam County 4-H Scholarship
$3,000
This scholarship was established in 1997 by the Dallam County 4-H Parent Organization for the benefit of graduating seniors from Dallam County who are involved in 4-H. ELIGIBILITY A) Applicant must be a graduating senior from Dallam County; B) Attend 50% of 4-H club meetings during senior year; C) Be enrolled in a 4-H for a minimum of four years; D) Complete at least one project per year; and E) Submit a 4-H record book during three of the prior four years. APPLICATION Available from Dallam County AgriLife Agent AWARD SELECTION Outside Scholarship Selection Committee SCHOLARSHIP REQUIREMENTS *Payment is contingent...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Elesa Kay Crump Memorial Scholarship
$3,000
This scholarship was established by Peggy and Kenneth Crump in 2011 in memory of their daughter. The fund provides scholarship(s) to either graduating high school seniors or currently enrolled college graduate students in the northernmost 26 counties of the Texas Panhandle who have a documented disability (physical, mental, and/or learning) and are planning to attend or are currently enrolled at Amarillo College or West Texas A&M University. ELIGIBILITY A) Applicant must be a graduating high school senior or currently enrolled college or graduate student; B) Must have a documented physical, mental, and/or learning disability; C) Graduating seniors must have maintained...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Justin Forrest Cox Memorial Scholarship
$2,500
Established in memory of Justin Forrest Cox, who died at age 16. Justin was well-respected and had the ability to become friends with anyone. Destined to become great, he died before his time. Justin greatly admired those who persisted against daunting odds to achieve their goals. This scholarship is meant for those who have ""Beaten the Odds." Eligibility: Applicants must: A) Graduate from a Victoria ISD high school; B) Have a "C" average or better; C) Be studying for a four-year baccalaureate degree; D) Complete at least 12 credit hours per semester; E) Overcome a significant difficulty in graduating from...
Deadline
Apr 01, 2022
Mike Lozano Memorial Scholarship
$2,500
This scholarship fund was established in 2013 by family and friends of Coach Lozano. The fund will provide one scholarship annually to a graduating high school senior athlete from the northernmost 26 counties of the Texas Panhandle. Eligibility A) Graduating high school senior; B) Must be a student athlete; C) Must have a 2.0 GPA to apply and must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 while in college; D) May attend any accredited college/university; E) Must be interested in pursuing a degree in education and/or coaching for the purpose of teaching and coaching at the high school level upon...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Innovation Scholarship
$2,500
Herrman & Herrman encourages creativity and innovation. In our 2021 scholarship program, we want to recognize nine innovative students and three teachers who foster creativity in students. The contest is open to high school juniors and seniors, and students currently enrolled in a two-year or four-year undergraduate program at a college, university or technical school in Texas. We believe that getting an education is the best hope for young people to attain a rewarding career in the 21st century. We also know that inspiring teachers can change lives. We are proud to offer scholarship prizes to help further students' education...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2021
Dr. Zoel G. Allen Memorial Scholarship
$2,000
This scholarship was established in 2013 by the family of the late Dr. Zoel G. Allen. ELIGIBILITY A) Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from Perryton High School or Top of Texas Accelerated Education Center, or currently enrolled college student or student returning to college who graduated from Perryton High School. B) Currently enrolled or returning college student must have a 2.8 GPA to be eligible to apply. APPLICATION Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF) General Scholarship Application online at aaf.spectrumportal.net AWARD SELECTION AAF Scholarship Selection Committee, as well as Allen family members SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT $500/semester for up to 8...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Bob and Margaret W. Kesterson Scholarship
$2,000
This scholarship was established in 1989 by Margaret Kesterson for a working student in the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle who plans to attend or is attending Amarillo College or West Texas A&M University. Eligibility A) Applicant must be a student in the top 26 counties of the Texas Panhandle who plans to attend or is attending Amarillo College or West Texas A&M University and major in any field of study; B) Must be working part-time and plan to work while attending college/university; and C) Must exhibit financial need and exemplify leadership and community. Application Amarillo Area Foundation...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Advancing Care Scholarship for Adult Learners
$1,500
The Basu Plastic Surgery Advancing Care Scholarship for Adult Learners was created by Dr. C. Bob Basu to support, empower, and encourage Texans over age 30 who are pursuing a graduate degree as a licensed medical practitioner, physician, or nurse. Adult students who reside in Texas and are interested in a career in a qualifying medical field are welcome to apply for the $1,500 scholarship. The scholarship award is to be used toward tuition fees and educational expenses, including but not limited to: textbooks, supplies (paper, pens, notebooks, etc.), required technology, on-campus dining, housing, and transportation costs. The scholarship award...
Deadline
Nov 19, 2021
Senator Teel Bivins Scholarship
$1,000
This scholarship was established by Senator Teel Bivins in 1999. The scholarship is for graduating high school seniors located within Senate District 31 who wish to pursue a degree and teacher certification in education. While serving as the President Pro Tempore of the Texas State Senate during the 76th Legislative Session, Senator Bivins declined the opportunity to serve as "Governor for a Day," requiring that he preside over a traditional celebration in which his friends and colleagues would have spent their own funds participating in the travel and expense of the celebration; and opted instead to establish the scholarship fund...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Howard D. Graves Scholarship
$1,000
This scholarship was established in memory of Howard D. Graves (1939-2003) in 2007 by friends and colleagues. Mr. Graves served as Chancellor of the Texas A&M System from 1999 until two weeks before succumbing to cancer in 2003. He was a United States Army officer who served as the Superintendent of the U.S. Military Academy from 1991 to 1996. A 1961 graduate of West Point, he was a Rhodes Scholar, earning three degrees from Oxford during his army career. During his service in the Army, he was the personal aide to two Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; Admiral...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Henry Hamilton Scholarship
$1,000
This scholarship was established by Xcel Energy employees, the Xcel Energy Foundation, and friends and family of Henry Hamilton. Eligibility A) Applicant must be a graduating or currently enrolled student from the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle Scholarship Amount $500/semester for up to 2 semesters Scholarship Requirements Each semester's payment is contingent upon meeting the following: A) Recipient must attend college the fall semester immediately following selection; B) Maintain full-time student status (typically 12 credit hours/semester for undergraduate studies); C) Maintain a 2.5 or better cumulative GPA while in college; and D) Attend any accredited college/university and major...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Jake Jones Memorial Scholarship for the Learning Disabled
$1,000
This scholarship was established in 1995 by the family of Jake Jones and the community of Claude for learning disabled graduating seniors in the Texas Panhandle. Eligibility A) Graduating seniors from the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle who have a documented learning disability B) Exhibit integrity, ambition, good moral character and a strong desire to achieve a higher level of education C) Demonstrate the ability to overcome obstacles caused by the learning disability D) Demonstrate a high standard of values, such as loyalty to friends, family, and faith E) Cumulative High School GPA of 2.5 or higher F)...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Jack and Marci McMicken Scholarship
$1,000
This scholarship was established by the Amarillo Bowling Association in memory of Jack L. and Marci McMicken for their love of, dedication and contributions to, and promotion of the sport of bowling. Eligibility A) Applicant must be a graduating senior; B) Be a member or have an immediate family member of the Amarillo Bowling Association, Amarillo Women's Bowling Association or the Amarillo Young American Bowling Association; C) Demonstrate academic excellence, financial need, and good attendance; and D) Furnish recommendation from high school counselor or teacher. Application Contact a member of the Amarillo Bowling Association or bowling centers in Amarillo or...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Moore County Gin Doug Nix Memorial Scholarship
$1,000
This scholarship was established by members of the Moore County Gin in memory of Mr. Doug Nix in 2009. Mr. Nix farmed in the Texas Panhandle for over 50 years, receiving many awards throughout his successful farming career. He was the organizer and founding partner of the Carson County Gin, the Moore County Gin and the Amarillo Cotton Warehouse. Eligibility A) Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from Channing, Dalhart, Dumas, Stratford or Sunray High Schools; and B) Have a cumulative GPA of 75 or above (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) in high school. Scholarship Amount $500/semester for...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Panhandle Restaurant Association Scholarship
$1,000
This scholarship was established in 2013 by the Panhandle Restaurant Association for the benefit of graduating high school seniors currently employed at a restaurant. Eligibility A) Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle; B) Exhibit financial need, citizenship, character and a determination to succeed; and C) Preference will be given to students planning to major in the field of culinary arts, restaurant management, or a related field. Scholarship Amount $500/semester for up to 2 semesters Scholarship Requirements Each semester's payment is contingent upon meeting the following: A) Recipient must attend...
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
Text Free For Tita Bi-Annual Scholarship
$1,000
Patterson Law Group is looking for students to use their creativity to create & share ways to reduce the number of accidents due to distracted driving in Texas. Submissions can be in the following forms: A) Video or other multimedia B) Written (like a poem) C) Photo or Graphic (including a viral Facebook post or mock-up of a billboard) Then post your submission on Facebook or Instagram with the hashtags #TextFreeForTita and #scholarship (must be public) and tag @pattersonlawgroup. We encourage applicants to get creative! We are excited to provide this opportunity to students, and look forward to reviewing the...
Deadline
Dec 15, 2021
First Responders Scholarship
$1,000
McCraw Law Group is proud to announce the First Responders Scholarship awarding $1,000 to a student with a unique appreciation for and perspective of first responders. First responders are at the front lines of traumatic injuries and devastating emotional pain and suffering every day. Unfortunately, these heroes often don't receive the recognition they deserve, or emotional treatment they may need. First responders answer the call for help no matter the circumstances, time, location, or situation of an emergency. Some of us would not be here if it were not for the brave actions of a first responder. Through natural disasters,...
Deadline
Sep 30, 2021
Texas Animal Rescue Scholarship
$1,000
Aulsbrook Law Firm is passionate about supporting individuals who dedicate their time and efforts to protecting, supporting, and saving animals in need. Matthew Aulsbrook enjoys spending his time fostering dogs in hopes that they find a permanent, loving home. Whether it is adopting a rescue animal or volunteering with a foundation that supports compassion towards animals, we appreciate individuals who serve animal welfare initiatives. Animals are selfless and friendly creatures who don't often have the utilities or means to defend themselves against the outside world. We are grateful for the individuals who stand up to defend these creatures and protect...
Deadline
Sep 30, 2021
Criminal Justice Changemaker Scholarship
$1,000
The attorneys at Varghese Summersett PLLC practice criminal law at both a state and federal level. Although our careers reflect our love and passion for the criminal justice system, we are constantly striving to improve an imperfect system. To share our passion, we are proud to announce our annual Criminal Justice Changemaker Scholarship, which awards a student $1,000 to pursue their education. As times change, laws and the penalties associated with them can become outdated. We are inviting incoming or current law school students to write an essay voicing their opinion on one current law or piece of legislation that...
Deadline
Oct 01, 2021
Bill Goodson Memorial Scholarship
$500
This scholarship was established in May 1987 by the Amarillo Handgunners Club, Inc. to provide financial aid to a deserving student engaged in or sincerely interested in a shooting sport or activity. The scholarship is named in memory of Bill Goodson, a stalwart pioneer of the club. Eligibility Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle; and Be engaged in or sincerely interested in a shooting sport or activity.
Deadline
Feb 11, 2022
1890 Scholars Program
$40,000
The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program is a partnership between of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities. The program awards scholarships to students to attend one of 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities. What does a scholarship under the USDA/1890 National Scholars Program provide? A scholarship under the USDA/1890 National Scholars Program provides: A) Full tuition; B) Employment with the USDA during the summer and after graduation; C) Employee benefits while employed with USDA; D) Fees; E) Books; F) Use of a laptop computer, printer, and software while on scholarship; G) Room and board for...
Deadline
Feb 01, 2022
ExxonMobil/LNESC National Scholarship
$20,000
The ExxonMobil Engineering Scholarship Program recognizes outstanding Hispanic incoming college freshmen who plan to pursue a degree in engineering at U.S. post-secondary institutions. Sponsored by the Exxon Mobil Corporation, LNESC awards one (1) national scholarship of $20,000, paid over four years, and twelve (12) $2,000 local scholarships. Who is eligible? A) Applicants must reside within the following cities and surrounding areas and meet the following criteria to be considered for a scholarship: Oxnard, CA San Diego, CA Colorado Springs, CO Miami, FL Kansas City, MO Albuquerque NM Philadelphia, PA Bayamon, PR Austin, TX Corpus Christi, TX Houston, TX Dallas, TX...
Deadline
Oct 01, 2021