National Association of Geoscience Teachers
Far Western Section
ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
Academically superior students currently enrolled in school in Hawaii, Nevada, or California are eligible to apply for one of three $500 scholarships to the school of their choice. NOTE: for 2012, FIVE scholarships will be offered
1. High school senior or community college students enrolling full time (12 quarter units) in a bachelor's degree program in geology at a four year institution.
2. Undergraduate geology majors enrolling in an upper division field geology course of approximately 30 field mapping days.(Dottie Stout Field Scholarship)
3. Graduate students enrolled in a Master’s or Doctoral degree program.
To download the Scholarship Application, click here: Scholarship Form
The application package is to consist of the application form together with official transcripts of your high school/community college work, (Scholarship #1) of college work (Scholarship #2) for field geology applicants, or graduate studies (Scholarship #3); two letters of reference from instructors who know your work, and the endorsement signature of a regular member of NAGT-FWS. Reference letters may be sent separately. FAXed, or e-mailed materials are not acceptable.
Send typed application to: Mike Martin, Martin Luther King H.S. 9301 Wood Road, Riverside, CA 92508
Deadline for receipt of all application materials is APRIL 1. Awards are announced by May 1.
NOTE - Multiple applications for any one scholarship from a single school must be ranked by your department chair or endorsing NAGT-FWS member.
Previous scholarship winners are listed on the NEWS page.