Sources of Support for Students

  1. Financial Aid Guide
    [an introduction to financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education]

  2. Minority Geoscience Scholarships
    [available from the American Geological Institute -- AGI -- for students belonging to groups historically underrepresented in the geosciences]

Graduate Student Support

  1. Fellowship Information is a Yale-originated list of financial support for graduate and post-graduate students.

  2. Federal Funding Agencies
    [from Engineering at Wayne State]

  3. Grants Web
    [Extensive set of links for U.S., Canadian and Other International Resources]

  4. Oryx Grants Collection of Resources
    ["The Oryx Grants collection includes the GRANTS Database and its related print and electronic versions, as well as special publications that explain the complete funding process from how to nurture ideas at the concept stage to locating grant money, writing a winning proposal,and successfully administering a grants program."

  5. Student Research Grants are available from the Geological Society of America -- GSA.

  6. Grants-in-Aid of Research are sponsored by Sigma Xi -- The Scientific Research Society.