Scholarships

Billy and Shirley Fields Memorial

Scholarship

This scholarship was established by family and friends of the late Billy R. Fields from Groom, Texas, who passed away in 1999.  The name of the fund was later changed after the passing of his wife, Shirley Ann Fields in 2015.  Billy and Shirley enjoyed 51 years of marriage before Billy’s passing.

Eligibility

  • Applicant must be a graduating senior from Groom High School;
  • Exhibit community service and leadership; and
  • Have a cumulative high school GPA of 80 (3.2 on a 4.0 scale) or higher.
  • Attend any accredited college/university in Texas and major in field of choice.

Application

  • Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF) General Scholarship Application online at aaf.spectrumportal.net

Award Selection

  • Outside Scholarship Selection Committee

Scholarship Amount

  • $250/semester for up to 2 semesters

Scholarship Requirements

*Each semester’s payment is contingent upon meeting the following:

  • Recipient must attend college the fall semester immediately following selection;
  • Maintain full-time student status (typically 12 credit hours/semester for undergraduate studies);
  • Maintain a 2.0 or better cumulative GPA while in college; and
  • Attend any accredited college/university in Texas and major in field of choice.

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General Scholarship Application