Student Scholarships

The EEGS Foundation is pleased to offer a scholarship to students interested in pursuing a career in near-surface geophysics to help meet the challenges of the future.

If you would like to support the Student Scholarship Fund by making a tax-deductible donation, you may do so by following this link to our Donation Page.

General Information

  • The EEGS Foundation plans to award two $2,000 scholarships. The Foundation reserves the right to modify the number of scholarships or the amount of each scholarship.

  • The scholarship(s) are intended to be used during the academic year immediately following the award.

  • The scholarships may be awarded to either graduate or undergraduate students, as long as they anticipate enrollment in the upcoming year.

  • In addition to monetary compensation, the awardee(s) selected to receive a scholarship:

    • will have their essays and biographies published in Fast Times and

    • will receive one free student registration to the annual SAGEEP conference and be recognized at the conference.



To be eligible for the EEGS Foundation Student Scholarship:

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in and attending an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited university or college.

  • Applicants must be studying geophysics, engineering, geology, physics, or another field in which they may study geophysical methods and solutions.

  • Applicants must be Student Members of EEGS.

  • Applicants must complete and submit the application form and attachments in Adobe PDF format to and received by midnight Pacific time on April 30, 2022.

  • EEGS Foundation Board of Directors, EEGS Board of Directors, the EEGS Foundation Scholarship Selection Committee, and family members of these individuals are not eligible to receive scholarships.