PGCD Scholarship 


Since 2002, PGCD has given away $198,000 of scholarship money to deserving High School Seniors in our District (Armstrong, Carson, Donley, Gray, Potter, Roberts, Wheeler Counties). 

Click here for the 2023-2024 Scholarship Application.

  • Applications can either be submitted by mail or by email to PGCD at

Please note, once you complete and save this application, you still must email it. Saving the application does not automatically email it.

General Requirements:

  • Must reside within the counties listed above.
  • Must enroll in college for the Fall Semester directly following selection.
  • Must maintain 2.5 GPA to continue receiving scholarship funds.

How to Apply:

  • Click the Scholarship Application Link here.
  • Fill out the application electronically or by hand and email back to PGCD.
  • Applications will be accepted from November 20, 2023- March 15, 2024.
  • Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.


2023-2024 Scholarship Essay Topic:

What can we do to increase awareness and motivate people to prioritize water conservation?

For a full list of requirements, please read the PGCD's Scholarship Program Policies.


Please note, PGCD will no longer use Amarillo Area Foundation's website to filter our applications. Please help us pass the information along to all eligible High School Seniors.

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