The Tennessee State Numismatic Society (TSNS) will be
accepting applications for one scholarship for the American Numismatic
Association (ANA) Summer Seminar. The scholarship will pay up to $1000 toward
the cost of tuition, room and board and travel. This amount will cover nearly
The Summer Seminar is held on the Colorado College campus in
Colorado Springs for a week in late June or early July. A wide and varied
selection of classes is offered for the beginner to the advanced collector. In
addition to the daily classes, there are evening mini-seminars available and
informative numismatic presentations and discussions. Details of the seminar
are on the
ANA web site.
To obtain an application for the scholarship write to the
TSNS Scholarship Chairman, PO Box 2066, Douglasville, GA
30133 or down load if from
this web site. Request a
scholarship form if you are 13-22 years old and a
scholarship form if you are 23 years old or over. You must be a member of
TSNS to be eligible for the scholarship and you will need to join ANA.
The TSNS scholarship committee will select the recipient
based on demonstrated interest and ability in sharing knowledge through one or
more of the following:
|| Giving presentations to
non-numismatic entities, such as schools, community service groups, Boy/Girl
|| Presenting programs at
coin clubs or coin shows. Exhibiting at local, state or national shows.
|| Writing articles for
local, regional, or national numismatic publications.
|| Serving in leadership
positions for local, state or national clubs, or volunteering to help insure a
successful coin club or coin show.
The winner agrees to submit an article to TennCoin for
publication about your experiences at the Summer Seminar.
Application forms and other information required must be
received by December 31st. Send the application and forms to TSNS Scholarship
Chairman, P.O. Box 2066, Douglasville, GA 30133. The recipient of the scholarship will
be contacted by January 31st of next year.
No applications were submitted for the scholarship for 2006
summer seminar. The TSNS board decided to award the 2006 scholarship to Bob
Hartje for his work with the young numismatist in the grade school coin club he
formed and led and for his leadership in the YN program at each TSNS