Students studying geoscience may use their portion of the grant to purchase equipment required for hands-on exploration (e.g., rock hammers and camping equipment), attend conferences, take field trips, and purchase other exploration-related materials. Individual student recipients may also apply their funds toward tuition fees.
Make sure to have the following materials ready when you begin the application.
- Unofficial transcripts
- Descriptions of extracurricular and leadership activities
- Description of intended use
- One endorsement from former teacher, mentor, professor or advisor