Marsh Minority Scholarship

The Amarillo Area Foundation provides the scholarship award for the Marsh Minority Scholarship, a program which has an objective to offer financial aid to the junior college students who are either Hispanic or African American. In order to qualify for this scholarship program, the potential applicant requires to fulfill the necessary requirements to be considered eligible for this program.

Among the qualifications for the Marsh Minority Scholarship is that the candidate must have a grade point average of no less than 3.0, and that he or she must be enrolled at West Texas A & M University and must be pursuing a degree in fields such as education, nursing, allied health, sociology or general studies.

The amount of financial assistance that Marsh Minority Scholarship offers its recipients is worth $1,000 which is renewable for one year. Applicants for this scholarship program may obtain the application form from the Amarillo Area Foundation website. But for the candidate to gain access to the application for Marsh Minority Scholarship, he or she is required to create a login as well as a password account.

Part of the requirement for this scholarship grant is that the applicant needs to submit a proof of residency or US citizenship, as well as the candidate’s transcript, and ACT/ SAT scores. Aside from the completed application and the already mentioned documents, the applicant also needs to provide his or her most recent IRS Form 1040 as well as two letters of recommendation.

Those who possess the necessary requirements must submit the application together with the other documents before its deadline.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 15
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