The 58th Annual GEM & MINERAL SHOW

Presented by the Association of Earth Science Clubs

Scholarship Application

A Non-Profit Organization


AWARDS:  The Association shall provide several scholarships annually. These awards ranging from $250.00 to $1,000.00 each can be applied toward tuition or loans at an accredited college or university in Kansas or Missouri. 
PROCEDURES:  The Scholarship Committee will select finalists from applications received by 
February 22. Applicants are asked to provide the following:

Fully complete the scholarship or research grant application  (including the six requirements listed on the application)

Recommendation from a Professor 

Submission of all college transcripts


Finalists will be notified by March 5 and will be requested to attend the Saturday Night Auction at the March Gem and Mineral Show, 7:00 P.M. to receive their check.


ELIGIBILITY:  College students who have completed at least their sophomore year and are legal residents of the United States and studying for a degree in Earth Science related fields may compete.  Graduate students can only apply for either the Scholarship or the Research Grant, but not both.

Finalists will be eligible to compete in the following year's program.

POC information is Phone # 816-796-5159 or e-mail


Molly Stinemetz
Scholarship Chairman
2706 S. Cherokee St
Independence, MO  64057