Salt Lake Chapter Outstanding Women Geologist Award

Association for Women Geoscientists


Grant amount: Up to US $1,500

Deadline: Mar 23, 2018

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student Graduate Student

Funding uses: Research

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Utah

Gender restriction: Female

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Overview:

One or two cash awards totaling up to $1500 ​are intended to acknowledge outstanding achievements by female students majoring in geology. The award is intended to  encourage the student(s) to pursue her career as a geoscientist. 

This is a great opportunity for professors to show their support of their female students. The student selected should represent the highest or near highest qualified student among her classmates.   If no letters of support are received for this award, the scholarship committee may consider Ekdale Field Camp Scholarship applicants having outstanding qualifications to receive this award. 

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

Eligibility:

  • Any undergraduate​ or graduate ​woman attending a Utah college or university with a declared major in a geology​.
  • Eligible students must exhibit outstanding achievement and enthusiasm in geology courses and good academic achievement in other coursework.
  • Nominees should exhibit a strong interest in or passion for​ geology​.
  • Covered Expenses​: Unrestricted use

Ineligibility:

  • This award is NOT based on financial need.