Fellowships & Awards

Peter S. and Susan M. Dahl Graduate Fellowship
Norman R. King Graduate Field Research Fellowship

Supports fellowships for M.S. or Ph.D. students in our department who are conducting field studies in the area of soft-rock geology including stratigraphy, sedimentology, and paleontology. The fellowship may be renewable at the discretion of the chair of the department.

Parke Graduate Fellowship in Geological Sciences

Supports fellowships for graduate students in our department who are entering their final year of study. The fellowships are awarded to students who are no longer eligible for regular department support but who, in the estimation of the Fellowship Committee, have demonstrated good progress toward degree completion. The fellowship is not renewable.

Coller Family Graduate Scholarship

Supports graduate students pursuing their M.S. or Ph.D. in Geological Sciences within the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences.

Kauffman Paleobiology Fund

In recognition of Dr. Erle Kauffman's contributions to paleobiology and stratigraphy, this fund was established upon his retirement in 2002 to provide a special source of support for graduate students. The use of funds will be for outstanding graduate students for field and/or museum support.

Albert J. Rudman Geophysics Fund

In honor of Professor Albert Rudman, this fund provides assistance to the geophysics group. It may include but not be limited to scholarships, student support, faculty support, research, and the acquisition of equipment.