Department Scholarships

Thinking about joining the geology and geophysics program and looking for a little financial help? Apply for a scholarship as an incoming freshman or transfer student.

You may be eligible to receive one of the following scholarships:

V.H. McNutt Scholarship

Josephine Husbands Radcliffe Trust

Josephine Husbands Radcliffe Endowed Scholarship

Valerius Scholarship

Clair Fellowship

Schafer Scholarship

Nancy Scofield Scholarship

*Ray E. Morgan Award

  • You must be an outstanding junior in the geology program to be eligible for this award.

Clifford Bishop Memorial Scholarship

  • You must be an outstanding geophysics student to be eligible for this award.

Carl & Francis Prewett Scholarship

  • You must be a graduate of a high school in Phelps County to be eligible for this award.

**SEG/J. Richard and Shirley Hunt Scholarship

  • Primarily awarded to geophysics majors.

Sheldon K. Grant Field Camp Award

Undergraduate Award for Service

Dr. Thomas Beveridge Field Camp Scholarship

Dr. Alfred Spreng Undergraduate Research Award

*The amount for the Ray E. Morgan Award can be up to $3,500. 

**Two $5,000 SEG/J. Richard and Shirley Hunt scholarships are available yearly.


Academic scholarship levels:


Incoming Freshmen

GPA     Amount
3.85 - 4.0   $2,500
3.6 - 3.84   $2,000
3.3 - 3.59   $1,500
3.0 - 3.29   $1,000
2.75 - 2.99   $750
2.5 - 2.74   $500

 

 

 

Upper Classmen and Transfers

GPA     Amount
3.8 - 4.0   $2,500
3.5 - 3.79   $2,000
3.0 - 3.49   $1,500
2.9 - 2.99   $1,000
2.8 - 2.89   $750
2.7 - 2.79   $600
2.5 - 2.69   $450