Environmental & Engineering Geology Division (EEGD): Roy J. Shlemon Meeting Award

Geological Society of America (GSA)

Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Deadline: Rolling

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student Graduate Student

Funding uses: Conference

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

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United States

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The Roy J. Shlemon Meeting Awards are given to graduate and undergraduate students to encourage participation in field trips and short courses held at annual and sectional meetings. Participation on field trips is especially encouraged.

 The number of awards and amount is determined at the discretion of the Roy J. Shlemon Scholarship Awards Committee. 

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


  • This award is for undergraduate and graduate students.
  • The only criteria are that you must be a student member of the Engineering Geology Division of GSA and making satisfactory progress toward your degree.
  • An award will pay for meeting registration and the attendance fee for short courses and/or field trips.
  • Transportation, room, and board must be provided by the student.
  • Unused awards or portions thereof must be returned. 
  • You may apply for more than one field trip and/or short course per meeting and more than one meeting per year.
  • If you are attending the annual meeting, please join us at the Division’s annual luncheon.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member.


  • In the event that requests for awards exceed available funding, requests for attending field trips will be given preference over requests for short courses.