Friends and family established the Todd Shiplet Memorial Scholarship following his death in 2003. Scholarship awards are based on the following criteria:
– applicant must be a graduating senior from a Midland County, Texas, high school,
– must have maintained a minimum 2.5 grade point average based on a 4.0 grade point average scale,
– financial need,
– good citizenship,
– desire and dedication to succeed in a college environment.