Katherine Greacon Nelson Memorial Scholarship

The primary purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial support to students for research or other appropriate programs of a professional nature related to their studies in geology or geophysics. This scholarship honors the Department of Geosciences founder and former faculty member, Dr. Katherine Greacon Nelson. Qualified applicants will:

  • Be an undergraduate major or intended major in Geosciences
  • Have demonstrated academic achievement
  • Have demonstrated financial need as shown on the FAFSA
  • Be engaged in relevant field work and/or research

For optimal consideration, students should fill out these parts of the general scholarship application and make sure the most recent transcript is uploaded:

  • Co-curricular Activities
  • Community Service and Volunteer Work
  • Work Experience
  • Academic and Career Goals

You may edit your general application at any time prior to the deadline for the Katherine Greacon Nelson Memorial Scholarship.

Multiple Donors
School/Colleges, Departments, and Areas
Geosciences, College of Letters & Sciences