Job Opportunities



Geophysical Society of Alaska Scholarships
Opportunity available to Undergraduate (Junior and Senior Standing) and Graduate Students
Up to a $2000.00 Award
Application Deadline: February 1, 2016
Application Information
Contact Diane Shellenbaum (Chairman of the Scholarship Committee) for further information: 907-375-8241 or

EarthCube Visiting Graduate Student & Early Career Scientist Program
Opportunity available to Graduate Students and early-career scientists who have a demonstrable need, and who presently lack  the necessary knowledge and ability to utilize and incorporate Building-Block and related technologies and capabilities in their own research agendas.
$2000.00 Award
Application Deadline: October 15, 2015
Application Page

Hecla Greens Creek
Year Round, Nominations decided by Department
Application Page

American Association of Petroleum Geologists
L. Austin Weeks Undergraduate Grant Program
Award Amount: $500
Application Opens: January 1, 2016
Application Closes: May 15, 2016
The AAPG Foundation's L. Austin Weeks (LAW) Undergraduate Grant program annually awards deserving undergraduate level geoscience students and student-led geoscience associations (student chapters, associations and clubs) with $500 grants.
Requirements & Guidelines
Alaska Institute of Professional Geologists National Undergraduate Scholarship
Opportunity available to Undergraduate students
Award Amount: $1,000
Application Deadline: February 15, 2016
Scholarship available to any student majoring in geology (or earth science), is at least a sophomore, and is attending a four-year accredited college or university in the U.S. can apply. Also, the student must be either a student member of AIPG or must have applied for student membership at the time of application for the scholarship is submitted.
Application Information
Opportunity available to Undergraduate and Graduate students
Scholarships range from $500 to $14,000 USD per academic year; average awards are approx. $2,500.
Application Deadline: March 1, 2016
Scholarship Information
Application Page

Alaska Women in Mining

Workshop & Meeting Opportunities

Alaska Miners Association 2015 Annual Convention Trade Show
Student Poster Session
Opportunity available to Undergraduate and Graduate Students
Location: Dena'ina Convention Center, 600 W. 7th Ave. 
Date/Time: November 3, 2015; 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Deadline to submit: October 17, 2015
Student Poster Session Form
Contact Eric Cannon ( or Varina Zinno (  to submit your student poster session form and abstract.

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