The Gem & Mineral Society of Franklin awards two scholarships a year to a college student studying in the field of Earth Science.
Joshua Fuller is the current scholarship recipient of $1,000. Fuller loves geology and wants to go into environmental activity with the oil industry or seismic studies.
Past recipients are Alanna Weir and Klara Ledford who each received a $500 scholarship. Scholarship chairman Jean Emerson is pictured with Fuller.
Photo by Linda Behr