News

May 18, 2018

On Wednesday, May 16, 2018, the Community Foundation of West Texas announced the nine exceptional Lubbock County high school students that have been selected to receive the prestigious Don & Sybil Harrington Scholarship for a total of $180,000.00! The Don & Sybil Harri...

May 14, 2018

We are proud to announce our 2018 Madeline Hegi Scholarship recipients!

The Madeline Hegi Scholarship was established by John and Fred Hegi, as as a way to honor their mother, Madeline, who was a teacher in Tahoka schools for many years.

Listed below are this year's scho...

March 23, 2018

It's time for spring and for scholarships! This year, we have 12 scholarship deadlines in April, with scholarships available for all kinds of South Plains students.

Read below for information on available scholarships, as well as how to apply for them!

Autumn Day Scholar...

April 21, 2017

The Community Foundation of West Texas is honored to award eight Lubbock County high school seniors with the Don & Sybil Harrington Scholarship this year. This prestigious $20,000 scholarship is awarded to exceptional students who will be studying mathematics, science...

April 7, 2017

This year the Community Foundation of West Texas is pleased to announce that the Lubbock Art Association Scholarship has been awarded to Ashley McClellan, a senior at Frenship High School. Ashley was one of eleven applicants for this scholarship that is given to a Lubb...

February 24, 2017

Established in 1990, the Association of Texas Leaders for Education, commonly known as ATLE, serves to assist students who wish to pursue their education at a post-secondary level. ATLE has generously created a $1,000 scholarship for graduating, college bound Texas hig...

April 22, 2016

This week we announced our Don & Sybil Harrington Scholarship recipients for 2016. These seven exceptional students will be pursuing a degree in math, science or engineering. The annual award will be for an amount of up to a maximum of $5000.00 renewable for a total of...

April 21, 2016

The Community Foundation of West Texas will hold their annual Grantee Luncheon recognizing (5) nonprofit organizations and the outstanding service they provide to Lubbock and the South Plains.   The four recognized organizations are Lubbock Arts Alliance, Remember Our...

April 4, 2016

This year the Community Foundation of West Texas awarded the Lubbock Art Association Scholarship to Koby Griggs, a senior at Monterey High School. Koby was one of sixteen applicants for this scholarship that is given to a Lubbock County senior who plan to pursue art ed...

May 5, 2015

On Friday, May 1, 2015, the Lubbock Area Foundation presented the Lubbock Art Association Scholarship to Isidro Manuel Rodriguez Jr. of Estacado High School.  Founded in 1951, the Lubbock Art Association was a community based visual arts organization that played an act...