2017 Scholarship Recipients

The following candidates were awarded a $3,000 scholarship:

Kissel Kensington is from Poseyville, Indiana and was a previous INOGA scholarship
recipient.  Kensington graduated from Reitz High School and attends Southern Illinois
University.  Her major is now Geology and is working towards a Petroleum Engineering

Master.

Hannah Perry is from Columbus, Indiana and was a previous INOGA scholarship
recipient. 
Hannah graduated from Columbus East High School and is attending
Indiana University. 
Her major is Geological Science.

The following candidates were awarded a $1,000 scholarship:

Lauren Comer is from Georgetown, Indiana.  Lauren graduated from Columbus East High
School and is attending Purdue University.  Her major is Chemical Engineering. Lauren was
also awarded the Donald E. Jones, Sr. Scholarship, in the amount of
$1000, in memory of the true "Pioneer."


The requirements for the scholarship are:

1. Be a graduating high school senior or currently enrolled in a post-secondary education program.
2. Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
3. Have a financial need determined by the scholarship committee.
4. Plan to pursue a career in the oil and gas industry.
5. Be attending college in the coming fall.
6. Be a resident of Indiana and attending an accredited college.
7. Be pursuing a bachelor's degree, with preference given for Earth Sciences, Petroleum
    Engineering, Chemical Engineering or Geology majors.
8. Submit a short essay which describes the applicant’s interest in the oil and gas
    industry and which career path the applicant is planning to pursue.

Please submit an application, transcript, and essay by April 1 of each year to:
Indiana Oil and Gas Association
C/o MAP Oil Company, Inc.
139 IL RT 1
Grayville, IL 62844

If you have any questions, please email Mark Peach at
lori.mapoil@frontier.com
or call at 618-375-7616.

Scholarship History