Jerry M. Speed Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Description


•    Students from the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle

•    Exhibit financial need

•    Maintain a 2.5 or better cumulative GPA while in college

•    Major in field of choice with preference given to those majoring in the service industry, especially mortuary science and health 

•    Must attend Amarillo College or West Texas A&M University


•    AAF General Scholarship Application

Award Selection

•    Amarillo Area Foundation Scholarship Selection Committee

Scholarship Amount

•    Varies

•    Renewable award pending committee review of renewal application

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

Year of Need: College Freshman,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2019-12-31


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