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AIPG Section Scholarship Programs

Student Chapters scholarships assist students with college education costs and to promote student participation in the American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG). In addition to the AIPG National scholarship the following sections also offer scholarships. Details for applying for these scholarships are provided in the links below.

AIPG National Scholarship Program

Colorado Section
Rex Monahan Geological Scholarship

Georgia Section Scholarship

Kentucky Section Scholarship

Missouri Section Scholarship

Northeast Section
Angelo Tagliacozzo Memorial Geological Scholarship

Pennsylvania Section Scholarship

Georgia Section - Scholarships

Six scholarships

Georgia State University
University of West Georgia
Columbus State University
University of Georgia
Georgia Southwestern State University
Georgia Southern University - in memory of Dr. Jim Henry, the winning student must have an interest in coastal processes

All scholarships are $250.00
All students are eligible and the chairman or faculty members of the department elect the student in December and the award is given in the following April or May.

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Missouri Section's Tuition Assistance Awards (Scholarships)

The Association of Missouri Geologists (AMG) is pleased to announce that the American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG) – Missouri Section is again sponsoring a student poster session in conjunction with this year’s AMG annual meeting in Joplin, MO. The AIPG-Missouri Section will pay the AMG banquet fees for participating students and also award tuition assistance cash prizes to the top three presenters in the amount of $600, $400, and $200 for first, second and third place respectively. Geoscience students from all Missouri universities and colleges are welcome to participate. The abstract deadline is September 6, 2013. Abstracts must be submitted to rrohlfs@lbgkcmo.com on or before this date. Both undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to take part.

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AIPG PA Section Student Scholarship

Amounts up to $500

Undergrad and Grad students accepted or enrolled in a geology or related major.
Must be a Pennsylvania resident.
There is no application deadline. It is an open request throughout the year.
We request a letter of interest that also provides any related geology education, work or extracurricular activities; school and major; Interests of study or career.

Contact the Pennsylvania Section for more information or to submit your letter of interest.

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The sections scholarships are made possible by the support of the Foundation of the American Institute of Professional Geologists members’ voluntary contributions.

The American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG) was founded in 1963 to certify the credentials
of practicing geologists and to advocate on behalf of the profession.

AIPG represents the professional interests of all practicing geoscientists in every discipline.
It's advocacy and efforts are focused on the promotion of the role of geology and geologists in society.