Purpose: In honor of Lillion Effie Luehrs of Bishop. Ms. Luehrs graduated from Bishop High School at the age of 15 and earned a degree from Texas A&I University. She taught school at Lillion E. Luehrs (Bishop) Junior High School beginning in 1937, and now volunteers at the school on a daily basis. She received national acclaim for never being tardy or missing a day of school while a student and during her many years of teaching.
Amount: Varies
Eligibility: Applicants must:

  • be a student with a Bishop mailing address, and;
  • attend college full-time (12 hours or more) to obtain a degree, and;
  • maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Financial need and scholastic achievement are considered.