Love Your Neighbor


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.


  • 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).


  • Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF) General Scholarship Application online at
  • 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