About the Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Nancy Gerald by her family who died in a plane crash in 1987. This scholarship is for those students who are pursuing their career in nursing at Amarillo College or West Texas A&M University.
How to apply for the Scholarship?
Apply through online application from the Amarillo Area Foundation website.
The candidate selected by the local scholarship committee
In addition to the completed application, each student must submit proof of U.S. citizenship or residency, official high school and/or college transcripts, ACT/SAT scores, a current IRS Form 1040, and two letters of recommendation
Amount Awarded for this Scholarship:
Amount awarded for this scholarship is $500 each semester for 2 semesters.
The selection is processed by the outside scholarship selection committee.
The application is found in AFF scholarship of aaf.spectrumportal.net
This award is given to one eligible student per year.
Deadline for this Scholarship:
Deadline for this scholarship is 8th of February.
- An applicant must be college sophomore, senior, or a junior graduating from any 26 countries of Texas Panhandle.
- A student must demonstrate leadership, commitment, exhibit their ambition, moral character and must have a plan to pursue higher education in the field of Nursing.
- A recipient must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 or better out of 4 to be eligible for the scholarship.
- Must be attending Amarillo College or West Texas A&M to earn AAS degree, BSN, or MSN program.