I. Scholarship Grants
Scholarships offered by the Missouri Mycological Society, hereinafter referred to as MOMS, are one time grants, and are available to college sophomore, junior, senior and graduate students who are pursuing degrees in mycology or related science. Applicants must be residents of, or attending schools in, Missouri or bordering states. Bordering states are: Arkansas; Illinois; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Nebraska and Tennessee. Applications may be made each year and may be awarded to the same person more than once. One scholarship will be available in 2017 for the academic year of 2017-2018, in the amount of $1,000.00.
II. Purpose of the Scholarship Program
MOMS wishes to offer financial aid to students and promote study in Mycology. Applicants must be majoring in this field of study or related field such as, botany, molecular biology, evolutionary science, or interdisciplinary studies in some aspect of science.
III. Terms Under Which Scholarships are Awarded
1) Applications must be submitted on the required application form, with all required additional information attached to the application form.
2) Applications must be mailed to MOMS at 2416 Clayton Pointe Ct, Chesterfield, MO 63017. Applications must be received by May 1st for the fall semester of the school year. Applications received after that will not be considered.
3) All applications received, by May 1st, will be judged by a committee of MOMS officers, who will choose one winning application.
4) All applicants must have at least a 3.0 average (on a 4.0 scale) in order to apply. A complete official academic transcript, which includes the latest grading period, must be furnished. Graduate students must submit complete transcripts for undergraduate courses.
For additional information, or for answers to questions which may not be addressed on this website, please contact MOMS Scholarship Chair, Julie Bomanz at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (314) 640-9215