College Scholarships for Earth Sciences Majors

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Deadline
April 3
Amount
Up to $4,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Council of Independent Laboratories
    1629 K Street NW, Suite 400
    Washington, DC 20006-1633
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be college juniors or higher attending a four-year university or graduate school program and must major in physics, chemistry, engineering, geology, biology or environmental science. In addition to the applications, applicants should submit resumes, two recommendation letters, transcripts and any information about other scholarships received.
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Varies
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$6,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
    8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
    P.O. Box 10444
    Fairfax, VA 22031-8044
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be undergraduates majoring in engineering, science or construction fields, such as chemical, civil, electrical, environmental, geotechnical, geology/hydrogeology, geography, GIS, mechanical, mining and structural or must be planning to pursue a master's degree in one of these disciplines at United Negro College Fund (UNCF) member colleges and universities. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. There is also an internship as a part of the program.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Association on American Indian Affairs
    Lisa Wyzlic, Director of Scholarship Programs
    966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
    Rockville, MD 20850
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be American Indians who are studying full-time in public health or science programs. They must be full-time students and must not be enrolled in a technical or trade program or seminary. The scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students.
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    No
  • Offered by
    United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
    8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
    P.O. Box 10444
    Fairfax, VA 22031-8044
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be African American graduates of a UNCF member college with a science-related degree pursuing a graduate degree in science. They must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrate financial need.
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Deadline
November 18
Amount
Up to $44,000
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Deadline
February 2
Amount
Up to $2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Geological Society of America Graduate Student Research Grants
    Jamie Recio
    Manager of Membership Recruitment and Programs
    P.O. Box 9140
    Boulder, CO 80301
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must currently be enrolled in a geological science graduate program at an institution in the United States, Canada, Mexico or Central America. Applicants must also be members of the Geological Society of America (GSA).
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Deadline
October 1
Amount
Up to $15,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)
    1411 W. 190th Street
    Suite 325
    Los Angeles, CA 90248
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents who are Hispanic, African-American, Native American, Asian, Pacific Islanders or Alaska Natives and who are undergraduate sophomores or seniors. Sophomores must be majoring in accounting, chemical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, environmental engineering, geology/geosciences, information technology (IT/MIS), mechanical engineering, petroleum engineering or supply chain management (management). Seniors must have plans to pursue a master's degree in geology or geophysics. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
February 20
Amount
Up to $10,000
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$1,000-$3,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association
    4229 Lafayette Center Drive
    Suite 1850
    Chantilly, VA 20151
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Virginia residents and students in good standing at an accredited college or university in the state. They must complete at least two semesters of undergraduate study by the award date. They must also be full-time undergraduate or full- or part-time graduate students enrolled in curricula related to water resources.
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Deadline
February 1
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    No
  • Offered by
    Association of Engineering Geologists Foundation Marliave Fund
    Paul Santi, Department of Geology and Geological Engineering
    Colorado School of Mines
    Berthoud Hall
    Golden, CO 80401
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be seniors or graduate students in a college or university program directly applicable to geological engineering and be members of the Association of Engineering Geologists.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
    8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
    P.O. Box 10444
    Fairfax, VA 22031-8044
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Eligible majors include: engineering, pre-medicine, science, chemistry, biochemistry, biology, microbiology, biomedical research, medicine, physical sciences, electrical engineering, civil engineering, chemical engineering and mechanical engineering. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.3 and demonstrate financial need.
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Deadline
February 10
Amount
$10,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    New York Water Environment Association Inc.
    525 Plum Street
    Suite 102
    Syracuse, NY 13204
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be residents of the state of New York and must be high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an environment-related bachelor's degree program no later than the fall following graduation. The programs could include but are not limited to environmental engineering, civil engineering with an environmental minor, chemical engineering with an environmental minor, hydrogeology with an environmental emphasis or biology or microbiology with an environmental emphasis. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
March 5
Amount
$3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Denver Foundation
    55 Madison
    8th Floor
    Denver, CO 80206
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduating seniors at a Colorado high school who have a 3.75 or higher GPA and have completed college preparatory coursework.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$500-$14,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Society of Exploration Geophysicists
    Scholarship Committee
    SEG Foundation
    P.O. Box 702740
    Tulsa, OK 74170-2740
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must intend to pursue a career in exploration geophysics. Applicants must also be one of the following: A high school student with above average grades planning to enter college the next fall term, an undergraduate whose grades are above average or a graduate student pursuing a career in exploration geophysics in operations, teaching or research.
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Deadline
October 31
Amount
$2,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) The Imaging and Geospatial Information Society
    5410 Grosvenor Lane
    Suite 210
    Bethesda, MD 20814
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduate students studying remote sensing applications. Applicants must submit the following with the application and letters of recommendation: a 2-page statement detailing the plan for research-related travel and how it fits into applicants' research and educational objectives, transcript and description of extracurricular activities. Applications are evaluated with 40% of the decision based on scholastic record, 30% on the research travel plan, 20% on the letters of recommendation and 10% on the basis of community service activities. This grant is for field investigations, agency visits, participation in conferences or any travel that enhances or facilitates a graduate research program.
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have an active amateur radio license. Students must be enrolled in a four-year college or university. Preference will be given to students in the top 10 percent of their class and those who have participated in community service and local amateur radio clubs.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Association of Engineering Geologists Foundation Tilford Fund
    NRT Scholarship Committee
    70 Forest Lane
    Placitas, NM 87043
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be members of the Association of Engineering Geologists who are college or graduate students. Applicants are chosen on the basis of scholarship, ability, participation and potential for contributions to the profession.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Geological Society of America South-Central Section
    Wm. Jay Sims, Earth Science Department
    University of Arkansas at Little Rock
    2801 S. University
    Little Rock, AR 72204-1099
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be members of GSA, attend school in the South-Central section and present research at a section meeting or the GSA annual meeting.
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Deadline
February 17
Amount
Varies
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$10,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have demonstrated financial need and be planning to attend a regionally accredited institution of higher learning.
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Deadline
May 28
Amount
$1,500
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Deadline
November 5
Amount
$500-$5,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Explorers Club
    46 E. 70th Street
    New York, NY 10021
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must provide a three-page explanation of their project, be high school or college students and be U.S. residents. The grants allow students to conduct field research in the natural sciences under the supervision of a qualified scientist or institution.
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