RGMS Earth Sciences Scholarship - $1,500

To be eligible for this $1,500 scholarship, the applicant must be at least a part-time student. Taking six credits or more and enrolling into Truckee Meadows Community College or the University of Nevada—Reno.

The student majoring in earth science (including geology, geophysics, environmental science, seismology, or other specialties in the field) are the primary focus of the scholarship. However, applications pursuing a minor degree in earth science or Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) majors are under consideration if there is a shortage of applicants in Earth Sciences.

A 3.0 GPA or above is required. 

Two-hundred-word essay maximum, explaining yourself and career objectives*
The candidate awarded the scholarship agrees to send a digital photo of themselves suitable for framing before the scholarship  award.

Scholarship deadline: Nov 15

Send the essay to the subject line: RGMS Scholarship Committee. 


*Students maintain all rights and ownership of their original work (essay).