Departmental awards and scholarships are presented by the aGES faculty at the department's annual awards banquet in April.
To be eligible for these merit-based awards, a student must be taking a full-time load of aGES courses and be making reasonable progress toward graduation. Substantial factors in determining scholarship and award winners are enthusiasm, academic achievement, and promise as a professional. Definitions of academic class (i.e. freshman, sophomore, etc.) are those specified in the Undergraduate Bulletin. Please note that several of these scholarships require applications.
aGES gives a number of scholarships to Geology and Environmental Science majors. The number of scholarships and the amount that is awarded varies year-to-year due to variations in the output of the endowment.
aGES gives a number of awards to Geology and Environmental Science majors. The awards are presented at the spring banquet. Awards vary year-to-year, but usually include some sort of appropriate prize.
aGES has several outeach and tutoring opportunities for majors.
There are several scholarships that are available specifically for STEM students through CAS.