Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Community Foundation of Abilene’s Scholarship Application Portal.

IMPORTANTREAD BEFORE PROCEEDING

  • Began by filling out a General Application
  • Apply to Individual Scholarships from the list of scholarships “Recommended” for you. Keep in mind “Recommended” does not constitute qualified. You will need to answer additional questions.
  • Award Amounts – The number and amount of scholarship awards shown are for general information purposes only and should not be considered a guarantee of what you will receive if selected.

NOTE: Nolan County and Winters Area Students
Click on Opportunities and choose Nolan County and Winters Area Scholarships from the drop down menu. Choose scholarships to apply to and fill out applications.

Please remember that you need to apply to each scholarship separately. Completing the General Application does not mean that you have applied for any scholarships. Also be aware that INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL BE AT RISK OF NOT BEING SENT TO THE SELECTION COMMITTEE FOR CONSIDERATIONS.

Scholarship Deadlines: The Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame and the Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame offered by Nancy and Ted Paup Scholarships will be March 1, 2020. The deadline for all other scholarships will be April 1, 2020.

If you have any questions contact the Community Foundation of Abilene’s Scholarship Director at 325-676-3883 or email Jennifer at jweber@cfabilene.org

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Award Amount Varies The Senora Stacy Horton Sanchez Scholarship
The Senora Stacy Horton Sanchez Scholarships was established to honor the love, passion and spirit that Stacy was able to share with the world. ...
The Senora Stacy Horton Sanchez Scholarships was established to honor...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Award Amount Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
$1,500.00 renewable for 2 yrs Tillie Odam Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by John Odam and his family to honor his mother Tillie Odam. Tillie Odam served as Director of Hendrick Medical...
This scholarship was established by John Odam and his family to honor...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00 renewable for 2 yrs
Deadline04/01/2020
$2,500.00 renewable for 2 yrs Todd Moore Memorial Scholarship
Todd Moore was an optimistic young man who was as passionate about golf as he was about life. With the support of his parents, Wayne and Reba...
Todd Moore was an optimistic young man who was as passionate about golf...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $2,500.00 renewable for 2 yrs
Deadline04/01/2020
$3,000.00 renewable for 2 yrs Virginia Ruth Kiker Hughes Memorial Scholarship
The Virginia Kiker Hughes Memorial Scholarship, established by Bill and Sherry Kiker in loving memory of their aunt, honors her productive life...
The Virginia Kiker Hughes Memorial Scholarship, established by Bill and...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $3,000.00 renewable for 2 yrs
Deadline04/01/2020
$2,000.00 renewable for 4 years Wes-Tex Drilling - Bob Cockrell Memorial Scholarship
The Wes-Tex Drilling/Robert B. Cockrell Memorial Scholarship was established by Myrle Greathouse to honor the memory of Robert Cockrell, founder of...
The Wes-Tex Drilling/Robert B. Cockrell Memorial Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00 renewable for 4 years
Deadline04/01/2020
$2,000.00 single award West Texas Hereford / Curly Hays Memorial Scholarship
Curly Hays, late husband of Jean Hays, died in 1987. Curly was the farm and ranch representative for West Texas Utilities. His work with 4-H, stock...
Curly Hays, late husband of Jean Hays, died in 1987. Curly was the farm...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00 single award
Deadline04/01/2020
Award Amount Varies Zach Moore Memorial Scholarship
The Zach Moore Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by his family to honor the memory of Zach Moore, a Panther Creek student who died in June,...
The Zach Moore Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by his family...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Award Amount Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
$2,000.00 single award Zach Robinson Memorial Scholarship
Zach Robinson was born on March 24, 1986 in Abilene, Texas to Matt and Paige Robinson. He was a member of the Cooper High golf team before...
Zach Robinson was born on March 24, 1986 in Abilene, Texas to Matt and...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00 single award
Deadline04/01/2020
$2,500.00 renewable for 4 yrs Stanley and Claudie Wilson Scholarship
The Stanley and Claudie Wilson Scholarship was established to assist deserving young people from the following designated Abilene area (Taylor...
The Stanley and Claudie Wilson Scholarship was established to assist...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00 renewable for 4 yrs
Ended
$2,000.00 per recipient, renewable for 3 yrs Leo and Piney Scott Scholarship
The Scott’s believe in education and active community involvement. Born February 12, 1933 in Milan County, TX., Leo notably served as the first...
The Scott’s believe in education and active community involvement. Born...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000.00 per recipient, renewable for 3 yrs