Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation Award Program.

Our Award Program provides two types of opportunities:

  1. Nonprofit Organizations grant cycle awards, and
  2. Scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors, currently enrolled/returning college and vocational students.

Please review the appropriate section below to access the applications available for your purpose. If you have questions you may contact us at info@wfacf.org, or 940.766.0829.

Note: In order to better utilize the system use a browser such as Chrome, or Firefox, etc. Internet Explorer is not fully compatible with this software.

All information will be kept confidential within our program. Submit your completed application by the deadline date as noted on the application.

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NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS – Grant applications:

To access the WFACF Grant Cycle for nonprofits select the “Opportunities” tab at the top of this page, then select “Other App/Forms” to access grant applications.

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SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM:

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. In order to apply for opportunities you must first create a login using the Sign Up button. Once you have signed in then you will have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

Our general scholarship program opens on January 1st and the deadline is March 1st, however some scholarship opportunities have varied deadlines as noted in the individual scholarship details.

Based on your answers to the questions on the General Application you will be automatically applied to dozens of scholarships so there is no further action required, however some Recommended Opportunities may be available based on answers provided, see “Recommended Opportunities” page for further details. You will receive an email notification upon completion of our scholarship process.

All scholarships, unless otherwise noted on individual scholarship, are based on

  1. financial need
  2. full-time college status enrollment, or full-time vocational training
Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2,000 Pontius Caves Scholarship
Midwestern State University or Vernon College Women of non-traditional college age Nursing, Social work, Business, or Vocational *2.5...
Midwestern State University or Vernon College Women of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
Varies Quanah Alumni Association Scholarship
Quanah ISD students, Quanah, Texas 2 or 4 year college, or university in the State of Texas or Oklahoma Any field of study 2.5 GPA See...
Quanah ISD students, Quanah, Texas 2 or 4 year college, or university...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500 Remember the Vietnam War Scholarship
Archer County High Schools, Wichita County High Schools, or Henrietta ISD in Texas College, university, or vocational school in the USA Any...
Archer County High Schools, Wichita County High Schools, or Henrietta...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$3,500 Richard Gaines Russell Memorial Scholarship
Abilene Christian University (ACU) – Physics Major; or Midwestern State University (MSU)- Computer Science Major Second semester Junior going...
Abilene Christian University (ACU) – Physics Major; or Midwestern...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,500
Ended
$1,000 Rotary Club of Burkburnett Scholarship
Burkburnett ISD students, Burkburnett, Texas 2 or 4 year public college, university, or vocational school in the State of Texas Any field of...
Burkburnett ISD students, Burkburnett, Texas 2 or 4 year public...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$5,000 Royal C. "Bingo" Kinder Renewable Scholarship
Archer County Texas High Schools College or university in the USA Any field of study 3.0 GPA Renewable and one-time scholarships
Archer County Texas High Schools College or university in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
Varies Royal C. "Bingo" Kinder Scholarship
Archer County Texas High Schools College or university in the USA Any field of study 3.0 GPA Renewable and one-time scholarships
Archer County Texas High Schools College or university in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 T. Edgar and Robbie Davis Johnson Scholarship
Vernon ISD students, Vernon, Texas University of Texas at Austin (UT) or Southern Methodist University (SMU) If student not attending UT or...
Vernon ISD students, Vernon, Texas University of Texas at Austin (UT)...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$2,500.00 The Chairman Tommy Taylor Memorial Scholarship - High School Students
Students seeking education that will further the advancement of the oil and gas industry. Student pursuing any field of study related to Energy.
Students seeking education that will further the advancement of the oil...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$1,500 The Katherine Marshall Memorial Scholarship
Quanah ISD students, Quanah, Texas 2 or 4 year college, or university in the State of Texas Any field of study Meet ACT/SAT requirement of...
Quanah ISD students, Quanah, Texas 2 or 4 year college, or university...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$5,000 Whiteis Fine Arts or Agriculture Scholarship
Archer County or Wichita County High Schools College or university in the USA Fine Arts or Agriculture Major 2.5 GPA Renewable Scholarship
Archer County or Wichita County High Schools College or university in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
Varies Zavala Scholarship
Fund was created to promote higher education in the Hispanic community. *Wichita County students *College/University in USA *Any field of study
Fund was created to promote higher education in the Hispanic community. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,200 Ted and Deedy Conrady Family Scholarship
Windthorst ISD students, Windthorst, Texas College or university in the USA Any field of study Class rank and GPA not required, just school...
Windthorst ISD students, Windthorst, Texas College or university in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200
Ended
Varies Rugeley Scholarship Fund
Wichita County High School graduating Senior Must be a U.S. Citizen Minimum GPA 3.5 Minimum SAT of 1300 or ACT of 28 Midwestern State...
Wichita County High School graduating Senior Must be a U.S....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies