Funding Opportunities

  • All research related expenses are covered by faculty grants and/or through various sources in the Earth Sciences Department.
  • Summer stipends (salaries) for undergraduate researchers are available through SCEC. The size of stipends varies from year-to-year and depends on the research project.
  • The Department of Earth Sciences, through its Earth Science Research Apprenticeship Program, ESRAP, provides undergraduate student stipends for Earth Science majors.
  • The Department of Earth Sciences also provides limited travel funds for Earth Science students presenting their research at professional meetings and for participation in summer field work.
  • Continuing Student Undergraduate Scholarships .
  • NASA Scholarship Program.