Paradise Gem and Mineral Club 2014 Scholarship Award

The Paradise Gem and Mineral Club will offer an award in 2014 in the amount of $1,000 for an outstanding student pursuing a degree in the Earth Sciences.  The student must be currently enrolled in an institution of higher learning in Butte County.

Applicants need to fill out the information on the attached application with attachments and either return it to the Scholarship Chairperson, or it must be postmarked by May 15, 2014 to be considered for the award.

If you are selected for the Award, you will be contacted, and a check from the Club will be made out to the college that you are registered to attend in the Fall 2014 semester.  The check will be given to you to take to the college, and the college will cash the check and provide it to you for your educational benefit.  Applicants should also visit the Paradise Gem and Mineral Club website at for more information on the Club or for additional copies of the application.  We would also encourage you to attend our Spring Show held April 12th and 13th at the Paradise Elks Lodge.

If you have any questions please contact, Fred Thomas, Scholarship Chairperson at or call at 530-521-7142.