Montana Association of Registered Land Surveyors

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MARLS Scholarship Foundation, Inc.
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TwiST Workshop
June 19 - 24, 2016

 Click here for more information: TwiST 2016 Recruitment

 Click here to fill out application: TwiST Workshop - application

     Teachers Grades 6-12
Montana Association of Registered Land Surveyors and the National Council of Examining Land Surveyors and Engineers
will sponsor teachers to attend the Teaching with Spatial Technology (TwiST) program being offered on the Clark College Campus in Vancouver, Washington over the week of June 19-24, 2016. This program is designed to teach educators how to use Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Global Positioning Systems (GPS) in the classroom. The skills and knowledge obtained through this course will allow teachers to create lesson plans to captivate and engage the minds of students with hands-on activities and modern technology.

What do the educators get out of it?

  • Skills and knowledge to create exciting lesson plans utilizing GPS and GIS technology
  • A Garmin GPS handheld receiver and PC cable for downloading data
  • ESRI GIS Software to utilize in your classroom
  • Hand Compass, thumb drive and other training materials
  • Professional Development Units depending upon state requirements
  • A great experience and learning opportunity

What does the Montana Association of Registered Land Surveyors get out of it?

  • A partnership with educators who will have a better knowledge and understanding of our profession and can help recruit students into the land surveying and mapping industries.

MARLS Scholarship Foundation Information

MSF Scholarship Application for 1st and 2nd Year Surveying Students
The Montana Association of Registered Land Surveyors (MARLS) Scholarship Foundation has scholarship funds available for students who have graduated or are anticipating graduating from a Montana High School and are interested in pursuing an education in surveying at a Montana institution; and for students entering the 2nd year of a 2 year surveying curriculum or the 3rd year of a 4 year curriculum with a surveying emphasis.


MARLS Scholarship Applications are available email kay@marls.com