Sheila J. Seaman Student Research Fund

Established to provide support for undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in the Department of Earth, Geographic, and Climate Sciences to conduct research both in the field and in the laboratory. The Fund may be used for expenses, such as but not limited to: travel costs, expendable supplies, and laboratory fees, that are associated with field activities and/or laboratory work. Preference will be given to students conducting research in minerology or petrology.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please describe the project for which you are seeking funding.
  2. Submit a one page proposal that 1.) describes the initiative or activity in which you will participate, 2.) clearly explains how it complements your studies or career goals, 3.) includes a detailed budget with actual or estimated costs, such as travel, equipment, living expenses, etc. to be covered by an award, and 4.) indicates if you have other sources of funding for this project.
  3. Is your research in minerology or petrology?