Shlemon Quaternary Engineering Geology Scholarship Fund

Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists Foundation


Grant amount: Approximately US $1,000

Deadline: Feb 1, 2019 8:59pm PST

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship, Research

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: California

Location of residency: California

Minimum GPA: 3.0

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Overview:

The Shlemon Quaternary Engineering Geology Scholarship Fund supports geologic studies by students at the graduate level. Recipients of grants must be graduate students enrolled in an accredited university and conducting field studies in Quaternary Engineering Geology. Initial funding was provided by a gift from Roy Shlemon, Honorary Member of the Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Minimum requirements for a scholarship grant include:
    • Enrollment as a graduate-level student majoring in applied geology at an accredited college or university
    • An overall minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 out of 4.0
    • Student membership in AEG
    • Sponsorship by an AEG Member or geoscience faculty member.
  • Grant recipients must agree to maintain their student membership in AEG throughout the life of the grant, and to present a short report describing use of the funds and any findings resulting from studies supported by the grant. 

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. Grants from the Shlemon Quaternary Engineering Geology Scholarship Fund are intended to recognize and support deserving graduate students who are Student Members of the Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists.

Ineligibility:

  • The Fund does not support equipment purchases or maintenance costs of an educational institution employing or teaching individuals who receive grants from it.
  • The Shlemon Engineering Geology Scholarships are not payment for services and are intended by the Foundation to be “qualified scholarships” as defined by the Internal Revenue Service.
  • In keeping with the Internal Revenue Code classification of the AEG Foundation as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, the Foundation will not make grants supporting activities or publications that are designed to be used to influence political decisions or processes.