Supporting Geoscience Students And Student-led Organizations

The AAPG Foundation's L. Austin Weeks Undergraduate Grant program annually awards deserving undergraduate level geoscience students and student-led geoscience associations with $500 grants. Thanks to generous contributors, including L. Austin Weeks and Marta Weeks-Wulf, the Foundation will proudly grant over $85,000 in funds to geoscience students and student associations annually.

L. Austin Weeks Undergraduate Grant

If you are an undergraduate student in your sophomore, junior or senior year, studying a field of geoscience full-time at a four-year accredited college or university, you are eligible for the L. Austin Weeks Undergraduate Grant program. Undergraduate geoscience student associations including AAPG Student Chapters and other undergraduate student-led geoscience clubs or associations are also eligible to receive funds.


How To Apply

We’ve made it easy:

  • Click below to apply. Log in with your AAPG credentials. Don’t have an account? Sign up for one today!
  • If this is your first time signing into Submittable, you will need to create an account on their site as well.
  • Provide email addresses for both your Project Supervisor and your Department Chair. Once you submit your application, they will be emailed a link to endorse your application.

Awards are announced approximately two months after application deadline.

We Need Your Help!

Your generosity helps us award L. Austin Weeks Undergraduate Grants to deserving students and student-led organizations. Consider helping tomorrow’s geoscience leaders with a donation.



To contact a representative about the L. Austin Weeks Undergraduate Grant program, email us below.