Meeting Grants

Student Travel Grants

GSA Sections administer these funds, so for eligibility requirements and other information, please visit the Section Web sites listed below or contact the Section secretary directly.


Rocky Mountain





Student Travel Grant
Application Form

Please remember that applying for a travel grant DOES NOT register you for the meeting. You must register for the meeting BEFORE you can apply for a travel grant.
Deadline: 27 September

Notification of grant status will be made by e-mail. Students receiving grants must pick up their checks in person (with photo ID) at the meeting. Checks that are not picked up will be voided.

GSA International Section Grants

These grants are not limited to students.
Please apply via the link on the International Travel Grants page.

Grants are also available for the International Section Meeting in Turkey. The deadline for applying for an International grant is 1 August.

GSA Student Grant for Minorities, Women, and Persons with Disabilities

The GSA Student Grant for Minorities, Women, and Persons with Disabilities will not be available for the 2010 meeting.

Geoscience Education Division Student Travel Grants
Students in geoscience education: Are you presenting at GSA this fall?

The Geoscience Education Division (GED) will offer several travel grants up to $250 to student members who are presenting their work at the 2010 GSA Annual Meeting in Denver. Grants will be awarded based on merit and financial need.

To be eligible for an award, you must be a student member in good standing of both GSA and the Geoscience Education Division. To join, contact GSA Sales and Services, . You must also be presenting a poster or talk at the 2010 GSA Annual Meeting in a geoscience education topical or discipline session.

To apply for the award, please send the following as a single e-mail attachment:

1. Confirmation of your standing as a student member of the GED (member number);

2. A copy of your accepted abstract;

3. A current CV, limited to two pages; and

4. A brief itemized budget and statement of your financial needs, including all other sources of funding.

Send applications to Steven Schimmrich, . Deadline: 1 August 2010. Notification of grant status will be made prior to the registration deadline, and awards will be made following confirmation of attendance at the annual meeting.

Field Trip Sponsorships

There are sponsorships for certain field trips. Visit the main Field Trips page for more info.



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