Scholarship Opportunity Detail Page
SEG Foundation Scholarships
|Scholarship Provider:||The Society of Exploration Geophysicists|
|Description:||Through the generosity of donors to the SEG, there are more than 50 different scholarships. Half are unrestricted scholarships; the rest have specific donor intentions that include consideration for major/minor, university, career intention, involvement in student activities, year of study, or particular research field. The SEG has posted a preliminary abbreviated list and the list may not represent all scholarships available. These scholarships are directed toward students pursuing a career in applied geophysics or closely related field (including physics).
These are merit based scholarships; general eligibility requirements are:
1. A student must meet one of the following requirements:
(a) Attending high school and planning to enter college next fall;
(b) An undergraduate or graduate college student whose grades
are above average.
2. A student must intend to pursue a college curriculum directed
toward a career in applied geophysics or a closely related field,
such as geosciences, physics, geology, or earth and
|Scholarship Amount:||$500 to $14,000/year|
|School Type Requirement:||Four Year College
|Applicant Class Requirement:||See website; many different scholarships are available
|Minority Status Requirement:||See website; many different scholarships are available
|Length of Award:||One Time Award
|Other Comments:||Please note there are a wide variety of scholarships available so the requirements vary depending on the scholarship. For a complete listing of the scholarships available, please visit:
The scholarship committee matches students to the scholarships. There are several scholarships with state requirements. Scholarships range from $500 to $14,000 USD per academic year; average awards are approximately $2,500.
The number of scholarships available depends chiefly upon the number of sponsors and the amounts they contribute. For the 2010-2011 academic year, the Foundation awarded scholarships to 118 students totaling US $434,150.
Scholarships were sent to universities in 18 different countries. Scholars represented 26 different citizenships.
How to apply -
Please complete only one application:
* Freshman (1st year)
* Undergraduate (Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Honors)
* Graduate (Masters, PhD or Post-Doctorate)
Choose the form that corresponds to your classification for the fall term of 2013.
To fill out an application, please go to:
Scholarship Opportunity Contact Information
Bernadette Ward, Grand Administrator
Society of Exploration Geophysicists
PO Box 702740
Tulsa, OK 74170-2740