Scholarships

Love Your Neighbor

Scholarship

This scholarship was established by an anonymous donor for graduating high school seniors within the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle who are active in church.

Eligibility

  • Applicant must be a graduating high school senior within the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle;
  • Exhibit financial need, community service and leadership;
  • Be an active member in local church during high school; and
  • Maintain a cumulative high school GPA of 75 (3.0 on a 4.0 scale).

Application

  • Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF) General Scholarship Application online at aaf.spectrumportal.net
  • Applicants will be required to answer additional questions as part of the application process:  A letter of recommendation must be submitted from Applicant’s minister or youth pastor.

Award Selection

  • AAF Scholarship Selection Committee and Outside Scholarship Selection Committee

Scholarship Amount

  • $500/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 3.0 or better cumulative GPA while in college; and
  • Attend Amarillo College or West Texas A&M University and major in field of choice.

A freshman recipient will be considered for the scholarship going into the sophomore year if all requirements were met during the freshman year.

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General Scholarship Application