Natural Resources Research (NRR) Student Awards

International Association for Mathematical Geosciences (IAMG)


Grant amount: Approximately US $2,500

Anticipated deadline: May 31, 2019

Applicant type: Graduate Student Postdoctoral Researcher

Funding uses: Research

Location of project: Texas

Location of residency: Texas

Degree requirements: Applicants must be within 3 years of receiving their PhD

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Overview:

The NRR Student Awards are intended to encourage graduate students and post-docs working on quantitative approaches in the fields of exploration, assessment, extraction and utilization of a wide variety of natural resources.

Natural Resources Research Journal
This journal publishes quantitative studies of natural (mainly but not limited to mineral) resources exploration, evaluation and exploitation, including environmental and risk-related aspects. Typical articles use geoscientific data or analyses to assess, test, or compare resource-related aspects. NRR covers a wide variety of resources including minerals, coal, hydrocarbon, geothermal, water, and vegetation. Case studies are welcome.

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

Eligibility:

  • Eligible candidates are those EITHER:
    • currently undertaking Masters or Ph.D. studies who wish to use the award to conduct a period of research related to their thesis, or
    • newly qualified Post Doctoral scientists who are within three years following the completion of their Ph.D. studies at the deadline for application.
  • Candidates should be undertaking research in the fields of exploration, assessment, extraction and utilization of a wide variety of natural resources as outlined in the Aims & Scope of the journal Natural Resources Research, here