Foundation Events

2017 Scholarship Gala

The 19th Annual Scholarship Gala is scheduled for February 25, 2017 with featured entertainment by the talented faculty and students of the SPC Creative Arts Department.

This gala celebration features an evening of fine dining, exceptional entertainment from the Fine Arts and Creative Arts Departments at SPC, and festive fellowship as we gather to raise scholarship funds for SPC students. Recipients of the Foundation's Pacesetter Award are also announced at the Gala. Additionally, a live and silent auction are held to help raise funds for student scholarships.

Gala Host is City Bank Levelland. Table sponsorships are available at varying levels are made available as well as individual tickets to the event.

In recent years, featured entertainment for the Gala has included country music recording star Richie McDonald, Texas country music artist Charla Corn, both former SPC students, and Ida Red, a progressive bluegrass band with former SPC students Ben Clark, Penny Clark and Katy Clark. Last year's featured entertainer was rising country music artist Jerrod Niemann, also a former SPC commercial music student.

For information about these and other events, contact the SPC Development Office, 806-716-2019 or email Julie Gerstenberger at


2017 Scholarship Golf Scramble

Hosted by City Bank Texas, the 13th Annual SPC Scholarship Scramble is scheduled for June 5, 2017 at the Lubbock Country Club, West Texas' premiere golf course. Proceeds from the tournament benefit the Founders Opportunity Scholarship and provide impact scholarships for SPC students.

The tournament is a four-person scramble shotgun start event. Men's, women's and mixed foursomes are welcome. Entry is limited to the first 32 teams (128 golfers).

Check-in and lunch will begin at 11 a.m. Tee time is 12:30 p.m. and an awards ceremony follows the round of golf. Prizes will be given to the top three teams in two flights.

Participation sponsorships, which range from $800 to $3,000, include a complimentary team entry to the tournament.

For more information about the tournament and to register your team, contact the SPC Development Office at 806-716-2019 or email Julie Gerstenberger at

To download the last year's 2016 Scholarship Scramble Golf Tournament brochure, click here. (PDF document requires Adobe Reader)