Foundation Grants for Students

Undergraduate Students

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Congratulations to the 2012-2013 L. Austin Weeks Undergraduate recipients. The AAPG Foundation awarded 61 grants.

The AAPG Foundation funds the L. Austin Weeks Undergraduate Grant Program through a generous endowment gift from the late L. Austin Weeks and Marta Weeks-Wulf.

The purpose of the grant is to support educational expenses of undergraduate geoscience students and their departments. Students may apply if they will be enrolled during the Spring 2014 semester.

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Graduate Students

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1/31 Deadline Extended: Applications and transcripts are due Friday, February 14, 2014 by midnight.

In 2012, the American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation awarded $194,500 to 94 of more than 500 applicants. The program includes special grants named, memorials and institutions that have made substantial contributions to the Foundation, petroleum and energy-mineral sciences, teaching, or research. AAPG membership is not required.

The purpose of the AAPG Foundation's Grants-in-Aid program is to foster research in the geosciences. Grants are made to provide financial assistance to graduate students (currently enrolled in Masters or Ph.D. programs) whose thesis research has application to the search for and development of petroleum and energy-mineral resources and/or to related environmental geology issues.

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