AWG Minority Scholarship

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This new program encourages young minority women to pursue an education and later a career in the geosciences. It provides financial aid and matches the student with a mentor in the same field who will offer guidance and support. This exchange will enhance the student’s experience and provide a view of the world ahead.
Applicants must be:
* A woman who is African-American, Hispanic, or Native American
* A full-time student who is pursuing an undergraduate degree in the geosciences (geology, geophysics, geochemistry, hydrology, meteorology, physical oceanography, planetary geology, or earth science education) at an accredited college or university
* A contributor to the larger world community through her academic and personal strengths
Deadline: Usually in June
Award Amount: $6,000
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