The Amarillo Handgunners Association - The Bill Goodson Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Description

This scholarship was established in May 1987 by the Amarillo Handgunners Club, Inc. to provide financial aid to a deserving student with achievements in shooting sports.  The scholarship is named in memory of Bill Goodson, a stalwart pioneer of the club.


•    Resident of 26 northernmost counties of Texas Panhandle

•    Must be an American citizen

•    Graduating senior

•    Maintained “C” average grade during school year and a 2.0 while attending college/university

•    Engaged in or sincerely interested in a shooting sport or activity

•    Unrestricted in field of study or institution attended


•    AAF General Scholarship Application

•    Attach separate sheet listing all shooting activities and awards

Award Selection

•    Amarillo Area Foundation Scholarship Screening Committee

Scholarship Amount

•    $500

•    One time award

The annual application deadline is generally mid-February each year. 

Year of Need: College Freshman,


Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 500

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Amarillo Area Foundation
801 South Fillmore Suite 700
Amarillo, TX 79101

Contact Person: Christina Williams Program Officer - Scholarships and Grants

Phone: 806-376-4521

Fax: 806-373-3656