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Friends of the Foundation Administrative Support Fund
A gift to this fund supports the administrative operations of the Permian Basin Area Foundation.
Intended to benefit top graduates in the Permian Basin, the merit-based *Permian Honor Scholarship* program was conceived by J. Conrad Dunagan for students pursuing a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas of the Permian Basin. Students must rank in the top 15% of their class, and have taken the SAT or ACT to be considered for award. Please be aware a GPA of 3.5 or higher will be required to maintain this scholarship once awarded.
Established by his family, the Philip Wickman Memorial Scholarship provides financial assistance to graduates of Midland High School who played varsity football based on the following:
– good character,
– desire, dedication and leadership,
– financial need,
– demonstrated potential for future success.
Established by Midland attorney Randy Lee, these scholarships provide assistance to outstanding graduates of Midland High, Midland Lee and Greenwood High schools to enter the university of his or her choice. The Randy Lee Scholarship award is based on the following criteria:
– Scholastic achievement,
– Good citizenship,
– Leadership qualities.
The Rankin Community Education Scholarship, created by community residents, supports education opportunities for citizens served by Rankin Independent School District and for RHS graduates pursuing a college education or vocational training.
In 2010, Jane and Ray Riddle established the *Riddle Family Scholarship* to assist students of Native American origin who attend Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, Idaho. The scholarship honors the Riddle’s two daughters, Nancy Dowling and Jann Hill, and their life-long commitment to education. Application information is available under the heading Education at http://www.lcsc.edu/financialaid/scholarships-and-waivers/education-and-kinesiology/.
A community endowment fund to support the charitable and educational organizations in Brewster, Jeff Davis and Presidio counties. Grants requests from each county received during the two competitive grant cycle are awarded through this fund.
Created by Jerry J. Lea in loving memory of his daughter, the Shannon S. Lea Memorial Scholarship assists Midland County public school graduates who attend Midland College. To be eligible for consideration, students must be children of current or retired employees from one of the following public service organizations:
– City of Midland Police Department
– City of Midland Fire Department
– Midland County Sheriff’s Office