AWG Ethnic Minority Scholarship

Sponsor: Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG)

$500 - $3,000
award type
Jun 30th, 2016
application deadline
0 - 5
5 Awarded
Prior Year

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The Minority Scholarship encourages young women of a minority background, or heritage, to pursue a major and career in the geosciences. The scholarship provides financial support for college expenses and matches the student with a mentor who has a career similar to that desired by the awardee.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be an undergraduate student
  • Must attend a university or a four-year college
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Restricted to female students
  • Restricted by race for American Indian/Alaska Native, Black or Hispanic students
  • Restricted to students studying Earth Science, Environmental Science, Museum Studies, Natural Sciences, Natural Resources, Oceanography, Geography, Gemology, Hydrology, Physical Sciences, Education, or Meteorology/Atmospheric Science

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