Some Opportunities for Funding Geoscience Research

Do not neglect to investigate internal funding opportunities available through the Baylor Geology Department, Graduate School, or through the Vice-Provost for Research. The guide for departmental support is available for download as a PDF files via http://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/37779.pdf>


This web resource was created and is maintained by Vince Cronin for the benefit of his graduate students. Please direct additions or corrections to Vince_Cronin@baylor.edu
Revised January 2015


All deadlines listed below are approximate and subject to change. Rely on the information posted by the hosting entity for the most accurate and up-to-date deadline information.
Date/Deadline Description Reference
various NSF Geosciences http://www.nsf.gov/dir/index.jsp?org=GEO
January 31 AAPG grants http://foundation.aapg.org/students/graduate/giaprogram.cfm
February 1 GSA Research Grant http://www.geosociety.org/grants/gradgrants.htm
http://www.gsafweb.org/studentopportunities.html
February 15 AIPG Student Scholarship application due http://www.aipg.org/students/scholarship.htm
February 28 GCAGS Student Scholarship application due http://www.gcags.org/GCAGS%20Awards/GCAGS.Student.Grant.Program.html
early spring SIPES Foundation scholarship http://www.sipes.org/found.htm
March 15 Shlemon Scholarship, GSA EGD http://rock.geosociety.org/egd/index.html
March 15 Sigma Xi Research Grant http://www.sigmaxi.org/programs/giar/index.shtml
~April 4 Fort Worth Geological Society scholarships Fort Worth Geological Society
P.O. Box 17075
Fort Worth, TX 76102
mid-April Association of Women Geoscientists scholarships http://www.awg.org/eas/
circa May 8 Unsolicited grant proposals, NSF/USGS NEHRP http://earthquake.usgs.gov/research/external/
May 15 Spackman Award in organic petrology http://www.tsop.org/grants.htm
circa October 7 GSA Foundation Travel Grant, GSA Annual Mtg http://www.geosociety.org/grants/travel.htm
October 15 Desk & Derrick Club Scholarships http://www.dallasdandd.com/scholarshipapplication.html
October 15 Sigma Xi Research Grant http://www.sigmaxi.org/programs/giar/index.shtml
__________ American Geophysical Union grants and scholarships http://www.agu.org/education/grants/
Varies SCEC proposals http://www.scec.org/aboutscec/documents/index.html
circa May 8 Unsolicited grant proposals, NSF/USGS NEHRP http://earthquake.usgs.gov/research/external/
December 31 SEPM grants http://www.sepm.org/pages.aspx?pageid=77


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