The Senator Teel Bivins Scholarship

Scholarship Description


•    Graduating senior in public or private school taking Advanced Placement/Honors curriculum from Senate District 31 – (Counties: Bailey, Dallam, Deaf Smith, Gray, Hansford, Hartley, Hemphill, Hutchinson, Lipscomb, Moore, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Sherman, Andrews, Cochran, Ector, Gaines, Midland, Winkler, and Yoakum)

•    Exhibit leadership and community service

•    Major in field of Education at any Texas college/university

•    Maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA while in college


•    AAF General Scholarship Application
•    Attach a list of Honors and Advanced Placement classes taken (dual credit does not count)

Award Selection

•    Amarillo Area Foundation Scholarship Screening Committee

Scholarship Amount

•    $1,000

•    One time award

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

Year of Need: College Freshman,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 1,000

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