Geological Society of America: Graduate Student Research Grants

Dean's Office - Graduate Student Affairs | Post Date Mar 20 2019

The primary role of the GSA research grants program is to provide partial support of master's and doctoral thesis research in the geological sciences for graduate students enrolled in universities in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Central America. In 2018, $778,594 was awarded to 381 graduate students (52% of the 730 who applied), with an average grant of $2,044.

How to Apply

Eligibility is restricted to GSA members. How to Join GSA.
Applicants (US or non-US) must be currently enrolled in a North American or Central American university or college in an earth science degree program (with a geologic component).
Students may receive a total of two GSA graduate student grants in their entire academic career, regardless of what program currently enrolled in.