GeoScholar Scholarship Program
Application Deadline: Friday, March 24, 2017. Applications after April 1st will be considered pending availability of funds.
The GeoScholar Scholarship Program provides financial and academic support for underrepresented students who have demonstrated financial need and are pursuing undergraduate degrees in the geosciences at the University of South Carolina: Environmental Science, Geology, Geophysics, and Marine Science.
Why the geosciences?
Geoscience majors are highly interactive, interdisciplinary, and rewarding. Geoscience integrates the diverse skills of all STEM fields and applies them directly to real world problems. Read more here….
Job prospects and future growth
Recent studies suggest that over the next decade, there will be a workforce shortage of almost 150,000 geoscientists. Read more here….
The GeoScholar Scholarship Program
The GeoScholar Scholarship Program provides financial and academic support for students from under-presented backgrounds pursuing degrees in the geosciences at the University of South Carolina, Columbia campus. Read more here….
Application and Selection Process
The application to the GeoScholar Scholarship Program is straightforward. Read more here….
For more information on the geosciences and resources available at the University of South Carolina. Read more here……
For more information regarding the GeoScholar Scholarship Program and its partners. Read more here….