Graduate Student Research Grants

Funding Agency:
Geological Society of America

The primary role of the GSA research grants program is to provide partial support of master's and doctoral thesis research in the geological sciences for graduate students enrolled in universities in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Central America. In 2019, $812,000 was awarded to 392 graduate students (~52% of the 748 who applied), with an average grant of $2,071.

GSA strongly encourages women, minorities, and persons with disabilities to participate fully in this grants program.

Deadline: Feb. 3, 2020.


Grad/Prof Students
Women and minorities encouraged


Engineering and Physical Sciences
Environmental & Life Sciences
International Opportunities

External Deadline

February 3, 2020