About the Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded by the Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation. The Felty Family Scholarship is awarded yearly to local area high school students who show academic accomplishments and have financial need. The applicants for this grant must be current high school seniors in Burkburnett, Texas and must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. The applicants must be majoring or planning to major in business or geology. A preference will be given to current MBA students who are pursuing a degree with a focus on oil and gas exploration & geology.


How to apply for the scholarship?

  • Interested applicants can visit the Felty Family Scholarship online page to get details and instructions

  • Applicants must complete the online application form. 

  • Upon completion of the application form, applicants will be notified of which individual scholarships they're eligible for, and also about the additional requirements needed for applying

  • As the application page isn't fully compatible with Internet Explorer, applicants are advised to use other web launchers.


How much the scholarship award amounts to?

  • The award amount and renewability vary depending upon each candidate's financial need.

  • One or more scholarships are provided yearly.


Deadline Information

The deadline date is set for March 1


Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must attend or have previously attended Burkburnett High School in Burkburnett, Texas.

Must be a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student.

Must be majoring in business or geology.

Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5


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