The New Orleans Geological Society was composed on October 3, 1941, as a non-benefit association with the end goal of encouraging the improvement of the calling and investigation of Geology, with particular accentuation to investigation and creation of petroleum and common gas. Optional related targets incorporate the scattering of germane land and ecological innovative information, and the upkeep of an elevated requirement of expert behavior of its individuals.
a. The New Orleans Geological Society (hereinafter called "NOGS") Memorial Foundation (hereinafter called "Establishment") is a Louisiana not-revenue driven company which on October 1, 1991 adequately succeeded, with no hole in time or capacity, the unincorporated NOGS Memorial Scholarship Fund, which had been established March 14, 1978.
b. The motivation behind the Foundation might be to give a wellspring of income from which wage can be determined to be utilized to accommodate whatever other earth science related instructive or experimental reason good with the Foundation's Articles of Incorporation.
c. The Foundation will keep up two separate income stores, one called the General Fund and one called the Bill Craig Memorial Fund.
i. Wage got from the General Fund will be utilized for the allowing of grants to extraordinary Geology understudies at the colleges in the Southeast Louisiana locale having a far reaching educational modules and offering a degree in Geology, particularly being Tulane University, University of New Orleans, and Louisiana State University. Pay from the General Fund may likewise be utilized to accommodate some other instructive or logical reason good with the Foundation's Articles of Incorporation.
ii. Wage from the Bill Craig Memorial Fund might be utilized to accommodate any earth science related instructive or exploratory reason good with the Foundation's Articles of Incorporation, and that is an immediate advantage to an evaluations K through 12 educator or instructors inside the more prominent New Orleans Area. The more prominent New Orleans Area is characterized as the territory including New Orleans, Jefferson, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Tammany, St. Charles, Terrebonne, Lafourche, St. John the Baptist, and Tangipahoa wards, and connecting coastal regionsRead More»