Patricia J. Fairchild Memorial
This scholarship was established by Louis Fairchild and many family members and friends in memory of Patricia J. Fairchild. Mrs. Fairchild was a well-loved and respected teacher at Puckett Elementary School for 23 years. Scholarship is for seniors that attended Puckett Elementary and are graduating from Amarillo High School, with a preference for students planning to pursue a degree in Liberal Arts.
- Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from Amarillo High School;
- Have attended Puckett Elementary School for a minimum of three years; and
- Have a minimum high school GPA of 3.5 to apply.
- Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF) General Scholarship Application online at aaf.spectrumportal.net
- AAF Scholarship Selection Committee
- $250/semester for up to 2 semesters
*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 any accredited college/university and major in field of choice (preferably Liberal Arts).
General Scholarship Application