McMaster University

McMaster University

Scholarships & Awards

Students registered in undergraduate programs in the School of Geography & Earth Sciences have many opportunities to obtain scholarships to support their studies. Some of the scholarships and awards available to students in SGES are listed below. Most are awarded on the basis of marks obtained or accomplishments made by the students during their studies. Please see the full list of Undergraduate Academic Awards or Specific lists of Awards for Social Science or Science.

Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA) Information can be located here.

Geography and Earth Sciences

$200 for Books

The Cameron D. Allen Book Prize

$300

The Alumni Canadian Geography Prize

$100

The Herbert S. Armstrong Memorial Fund

$1,500

The Murray Ball Scholarships in Geology

$2,000

The J.P. Bickell Foundation Mining Scholarships

$1,000

The Binney Family Academic Grant

$100 for Books

The Leone Betty Blackwell Memorial Book Prize

$2,500

The Jennifer J. Dunn Scholarship in Geology

$1,650

The Helen Emery Scholarships in Environmental Science

$100

The Environmental Issues Prize

$550

The R. Louis Gentilcore Prize

$1,000

The Hamilton Transportation Club Scholarship

$1,700

The Bill and Ria Hart Scholarship

$2,000

The Vale Canada Ltd. Scholarship in Environmental Science

$75

The Stanford N. Katambala Earth Sciences Prize

$1,000

The Middleton/Walker Prize in Sedimentary Geology

$150

The Moffat Family Prizes

$1,100

The Molson Scholarship in Environmental Studies

$225

The E.S. Moore Prize

$1,000

The Pitcher-Ratford Awards

$100

The Lloyd Reeds Prizes

$325

The Rosart Properties Inc. Scholarship

$2,000

The South Ontario Economic Development Council Scholarships

$250

The Hugh R. Thompson Memorial Prize

 

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