Scholarships

Sul Ross Scholarships

Joseph B. Dishron Geology Scholarship. $250 per year to a Sophomore, Junior or Senior, Geology major or minor who has completed 11 hours or more of geology coursework and has an overall 3.0 GPA or better and a GPA of 3.0 or better in geology. $250 per year to a geology graduate student who has completed at least 9 hours and has chosen thesis option. Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher as an undergraduate and GPA of 3.5 or higher as a graduate student.

David M. Rohr Geology Scholarship.  $300 to geology undergraduate or graduate student.  Must have an overall GPA of 3.0 or better and a geology GPA of 3.0 or better.  May be a geology major or minor. Must have completed 11 hours of geology and be a member of the SRSU Geological Society.

W.N.McAnulty Geology Merit Scholarship. $400-900 per year to undergraduate and graduate students who have completed eight hours of geology study.

Petro Amigos Scholarship fund. About $250 to undergraduate majoring in academic discipline which supports the petroleum industry.

Bill and Elizabeth Winter Geology Scholarship. $500 to $1000 to geology undergraduate or graduate student or Environmental Science major. Preference to geology undergraduates. Must have an overall GPA of 3.0 or better and geology GPA of 3.0 or better.  Must have completed 11 hours of geology and be a member of the SRSU Geological Society.

Robert P. Amacker Memorial Scholarship. $250-500 per year to a Sophomore, Junior or Senior, Geology  major or minor, or Chemistry minor with a GPA of 3.0 or better.

Betty and John Dow Harris Humanitarian Scholarship. $1,000 per year. Undergraduates, American Citizen, Agriculture or Geology major preferred.

Outside Funding

Houston Geological Society Memorial Scholarship. $2,500 scholarship annually by the Houston Geological Society to graduate students. Deadline 15 June. Apply to Dr. Carl E. Norman, Dept. Geosciences, University of Houston, Houston, TX, 77204.

Student Educational Foundation of Rotary Club Scholarship. $1,000 scholarship to graduate students from Bexar County, Texas. Contact Stucent Educational Foundation of Rotary Club of San Antonio, 310 S. St. Mary's, San Antonio, TX 78205

Gulf Coast Section, SEPM Foundation Research Grants. $500 for graduate research in southeast Texas or Gulf Coast.

Oklahoma City Geological Society Grants. $500 to graduate students. Deadline March. Oklahoma City Geological Society Inc., 227-B Park Ave., Oklahoma City, OK 73102.

South Texas Geological Society Scholarship. $1,000 to support graduate research in South Texas. Deadline, March. South Texas Geological Society, D-100 Petroleum Center, San Antonio, TX 78209.

Sipes Foundation Scholarship. $1,000 scholarships to upper level undergraduates or graduate students with 3.5 GPA. Deadline 30th April. Sipes Foundation, 4925 Greenville Ave., Suite 170, Dallas, TX 75206-4008.

Permian Basin Section SEPM-- Wendell J. Stewart Scholarship. Awards to high school seniors, college freshmen-juniors. Deadline April 10th. Contact PBS-SEPM Scholarship Chairman, P.O. Box 1595, Midland, TX 79702.

Dallas Geological Society Scholarship. $500 per year to freshmen through graduate students from "the immediate Dallas area" and a GPA of 3.0. Deadline Feb. 14. Dallas Geological Society, Suite 170, One Energy Square, Dallas, TX 75206.