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
$2,500 The Chairman Tommy Taylor Memorial Scholarship
Students seeking education that will further the advancement of the oil and gas industry. The criteria for the scholarship may change from time to...
Students seeking education that will further the advancement of the oil...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
$2,000 Wichita County Jr. Livestock Association Scholarship
Wichita County Texas 4-H or FFA Members. Application is open October 1st thru October 31st. To apply select “Opportunities” tab above, select...
Wichita County Texas 4-H or FFA Members. Application is open October...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$1,000 A.P. and Christine Clark Memorial Scholarship - Road to College/Hispanic Coalition/Cafe con Leche
Student who participated in Road to College Program Midwestern State University or Vernon College Any field of study Applicant that is first...
Student who participated in Road to College Program Midwestern State...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 A.P. and Christine Clark Memorial Scholarship - Wichita Falls Boys and Girls Club
Past or current participant of the Wichita Falls Boys and Girls Club Midwestern State University or Vernon College Any field of...
Past or current participant of the Wichita Falls Boys and Girls...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Andrew Raymond Duncan Memorial Scholarship - College Students
All High Schools in Wichita Falls service area including Home-Schooled graduates Accredited college or university in the USA Any field of...
All High Schools in Wichita Falls service area including Home-Schooled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Andrew Raymond Duncan Memorial Scholarship - High School Students
All High Schools in Wichita Falls service area including Home-Schooled graduates Accredited college or university in the USA Any field of...
All High Schools in Wichita Falls service area including Home-Schooled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$2,000 Archer City ISD Wind Farm Scholarship
Archer City ISD, Archer City, Texas, all graduating seniors Attended Archer City ISD for 4 consecutive semesters through Junior and Senior...
Archer City ISD, Archer City, Texas, all graduating seniors Attended...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$1,500 Association of North Texas Construction Professionals Foundation
Currently enrolled or returning college students residing in Wichita, Archer, Clay or Wilbarger County. Or graduating seniors from high schools...
Currently enrolled or returning college students residing in Wichita,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$1,500 Association of North Texas Construction Professionals Foundation - High School Students
Graduating seniors from high schools in Wichita, Archer, Clay or Wilbarger County. Or currently enrolled or returning college students residing...
Graduating seniors from high schools in Wichita, Archer, Clay or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
Varies Bellevue Ex-Students Scholarship
Bellevue ISD students, Bellevue, Texas College, university, or vocational/trade school in the USA Any field of study One-time...
Bellevue ISD students, Bellevue, Texas College, university, or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$5,000 Best of Burkburnett Scholarship
Burkburnett ISD students, Burkburnett, Texas 2 or 4 year college, university, or vocational school in the State of Texas Any field of...
Burkburnett ISD students, Burkburnett, Texas 2 or 4 year college,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
$500 Betty Jo Baker Ramsey Music Scholarship
Midwestern State University students Music Major 2.5 GPA One-time scholarship
Midwestern State University students Music Major 2.5 GPA One-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Brea Little Moore Memorial Scholarship
Graduating students from Holliday High School, Holliday, Texas Attend any college or university in the United States Field of Study: Social Work,...
Graduating students from Holliday High School, Holliday, Texas Attend...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Bridge Builder Scholarship
Wichita County Texas High Schools Foster Children aging out of the State of Texas Child Protective System, disadvantaged children living with...
Wichita County Texas High Schools Foster Children aging out of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Bullinger Family Texas A&M Scholarship
Graduating senior from any Clay County, Texas high school Attending Texas A&M University – College Station Campus Any field of study Full time...
Graduating senior from any Clay County, Texas high school Attending...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies Burkburnett Chamber of Commerce "Bright Stars" Scholarship
Graduating High School Seniors from Burkburnett ISD College/University/Trade School in the United States Any field of study, with preference...
Graduating High School Seniors from Burkburnett...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Cafe con Leche Scholarship
* Contact Cafe con Leche’ Organization for Application: Gonzalo Robles (mycafeconleche@gmail.com)* Wichita Falls ISD students Midwestern State...
* Contact Cafe con Leche’ Organization for Application: Gonzalo...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 Carl T. Anderson Scholarship
Wichita Falls High Schools student Attending Texas Christian University (TCU) Any field of study 3.2 GPA Renewable scholarship
Wichita Falls High Schools student Attending Texas Christian...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$500 - $1,000 Charlye Farris - Wichita County Bar Association Scholarship
Wichita County Texas High Schools Texas College or Law School Criminal Justice / Pre-Law major Renewable scholarship
Wichita County Texas High Schools Texas College or Law...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 - $1,000
Ended
Varies City View Scholarship
City View ISD, Wichita Falls Texas College, university, or vocational school in the USA Any field of study One-time scholarship See City...
City View ISD, Wichita Falls Texas College, university, or vocational...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 Clyde Fillmore-Wichita County Bar Association Scholarship
Law student from Wichita Falls, Texas Texas Law School Major in study of Law Renewable scholarship
Law student from Wichita Falls, Texas Texas Law School Major in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Colony Club MSU Scholarship
Currently Attending Midwestern State University Previous graduate of Wichita Falls ISD 2.75 GPA Full-time student One-time award
Currently Attending Midwestern State University Previous graduate of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Colony Club MSU Scholarship - High School Graduates
Graduating Wichita Falls ISD Student Attend Midwestern State University 2.75 GPA Full-time student One-time award
Graduating Wichita Falls ISD Student Attend Midwestern State...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies D.A. Scholarship
Wichita Falls High School students or General Education Development (GED) Midwestern State University or Vernon College Any field of study or...
Wichita Falls High School students or General Education Development...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dominic Watson Be A Hero Today Scholarship
Graduating High School Seniors from all high schools in Wichita And Archer County Any public or private college/university/vocational/or trade...
Graduating High School Seniors from all high schools in Wichita And...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 Dorothy Roberts-Burns Scholarship
Wichita Falls ISD students 2 or 4 year public college, university, or vocational school in the State of Texas Any field of study One-time...
Wichita Falls ISD students 2 or 4 year public college, university, or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$6,000 Doyle or Nelda Bivins Scholarship
Wichita County Texas High Schools 2 or 4 year public college, university, or vocational school in the State of Texas Business, Accounting,...
Wichita County Texas High Schools 2 or 4 year public college,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $6,000
Ended
$2,000 Felty Family Scholarship
Burkburnett ISD students, Burkburnett, Texas Midwestern State University Geology or Business Major 2.5 GPA One-time scholarship; possible...
Burkburnett ISD students, Burkburnett, Texas Midwestern State...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$2,000 Fred and Iris Dwyer Family Scholarship
Graduating students from Burkburnett High School in Burkburnett, Texas, or Big Pasture High School in Randlett, Oklahoma Attend any college,...
Graduating students from Burkburnett High School in Burkburnett, Texas,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$0.00 Fred and Iris Dwyer Family Scholarship Fund - College Students
Currently enrolled college students who previously graduated from Burkburnett High School in Burkburnett, Texas, or Big Pasture High School in...
Currently enrolled college students who previously graduated from...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$1,000 Hamilton-Burkman
*Returning or Continuing College Student, or Non-traditional student who has taken off more than one year after graduating high school. *Graduates...
*Returning or Continuing College Student, or Non-traditional student who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Hamilton-Burkman Scholarship - High School Students
All High Schools in Archer, Baylor, Clay, Wichita, and Wilbarger County including Home-Schooled graduates Attending Vernon College or Midwestern...
All High Schools in Archer, Baylor, Clay, Wichita, and Wilbarger...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 I Can I Will Scholarship
City View ISD students Any college, university, or vocational school in the United States Any field of study One-time scholarship
City View ISD students Any college, university, or vocational school...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$4,500 Jack and Jeaunell Aaron Family 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: $4,500
Ended
$2,500 John Crane Scholarship
Burkburnett ISD students, Burkburnett, Texas Midwestern State University Any field of study 3.0 GPA Extra consideration for association with...
Burkburnett ISD students, Burkburnett, Texas Midwestern State...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
$1,500 Justin and Joan LeVasseur Scholarship - College students
Currently enrolled or returning college students who attended Wichita County High Schools Or graduating seniors from Wichita County High Schools...
Currently enrolled or returning college students who attended Wichita...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$1,500 Justin and Joan LeVasseur Scholarship - High School
Graduating seniors from Wichita County High Schools Or currently enrolled college students who attended Wichita County High Schools Preference...
Graduating seniors from Wichita County High Schools Or currently...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
Varies Katherine and Bill McGregor Scholarship
Archer County or Wichita County High Schools graduating seniors Vernon College to obtain a Vocational degree or certification or Midwestern...
Archer County or Wichita County High Schools graduating...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Katherine and Bill McGregor Scholarship - College students
Currently enrolled college student, or non-traditional students (has been over one year since graduating high school or attending college, or has...
Currently enrolled college student, or non-traditional students (has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 Louise Mayo Wages Memorial Scholarship
Graduating Petrolia High School seniors Any college, university, or vocational trade school in the United States Any field of study Must...
Graduating Petrolia High School seniors Any college, university, or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies Lysle and Ken Huddleston Scholarship
Midwestern State University, Caribbean students Any field of study 2.5 GPA One-time scholarship
Midwestern State University, Caribbean students Any field of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Martin Luther King Scholarship
College or university in the USA Any field of study See high school college and career counselor for application One-time award, can re-apply
College or university in the USA Any field of study See high school...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,500 Mattye and Ollie Sisk Memorial Scholarship
Alvord ISD students, Alvord, Texas College or university in the USA Any field of study Top third of class 2.5 GPA See Alvord ISD High...
Alvord ISD students, Alvord, Texas College or university in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$6,000 McCoy Scholarship
Wichita County Texas High Schools 2 or 4 year public college/university in the State of Texas Any field of study 2.5 GPA U.S....
Wichita County Texas High Schools 2 or 4 year public...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $6,000
Ended
$5,000 Muzzie McDaniel Scholarship
Menard ISD students, Menard, Texas 2 or 4 year public college, or university in the State of Texas Any field of study 2.0 GPA One-time...
Menard ISD students, Menard, Texas 2 or 4 year public college, or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
Varies MWH Group Accounting Scholarship
Midwestern State University students Accounting Major in Junior/Senior year 3.5GPA Area North Texas High School graduates...
Midwestern State University students Accounting Major in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Odessa and Tom J. Miller Vocational Scholarship
Electra ISD graduating seniors or non-graduating Electra ISD students seeking continued education 2 year Vocational/Nursing/Trade School...
Electra ISD graduating seniors or non-graduating Electra ISD students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Olney Education Foundation Scholarship
Olney ISD students, Olney, Texas College or university in the USA Any field of study 2.0 GPA Renewable scholarship
Olney ISD students, Olney, Texas College or university in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 Olney One Arm Dove Hunt Scholarship
Olney ISD students, Olney, Texas College, university, or vocational school in the USA Any field of study One-time scholarship
Olney ISD students, Olney, Texas College, university, or vocational...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies Pat Ehlert Memorial Scholarship
Iowa Park CISD students, Iowa Park, Texas College, university, or vocational school in the USA Any field of study 2.0-3.0 GPA One-time...
Iowa Park CISD students, Iowa Park, Texas College, university, or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended