John S. Stiff Governmental Services


This scholarship was established by the family and friends of John Stiff upon his retirement as City Manager of Amarillo after having served in that office for twenty years.


  • Restricted to employees of the City of Amarillo, Texas, his/her spouse, or the child of any employee, present or past elected official of the City
  • Maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA while in college
  • Major in field of Government at college/university of choice


  • Contact the City of Amarillo personnel office

Award Selection

  • Local scholarship committee

Scholarship Amount

  • $500
  • One time award