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recent scholarship winners


Congratulations to Absadi on receiving the LBDA-Jerry E. Morales Scholarship! Absadi is attending Texas Tech University in the fall and taking 15 hours! She is majoring in Human Development and Family Studies! She plans to attend a freshman fair and get familiar with different organizations and clubs that she can get involved in! Way to go Absadi! We are proud of you!


Congratulations to Jonathan for receiving the LBDA-Amarillo National Bank Scholarship! Jonathan is attending Amarillo College full-time in the fall and majoring in Business Administration. Upon graduation he hopes to own his own business!

Way to go Jonathan! Great things ahead for you!

Tascosa Recipients

Congratulations to our Tascosa High Scholarship recipients.


Please make sure you meet the following criteria and include the following documents:

All students are eligible regardless of residency status. Preference over students who have attended Step Up to Success or Step Up 2.0 in previous years.

Include one letter of recommendation
GPA of 3.0 (80)

Attach a 250 word essay (choose topic from second page)

A copy of your high school transcript

We prefer you fill out the application online. However, you may also mail or drop off at the Amarillo Wesley Community Center, 1615 S. Roberts, Amarillo, TX 79102. To be considered for this scholarship, this application must be complete. Once selections are made, the applicant may be contacted for an interview. The graduate banquet will be in April 2021.