Students

Hello, Near-Surface Geophysics Students!

The goal of this page is to establish an online community for NS students and to provide easy access to information most relevant to student needs. If you have any suggestions for how to improve the page, please email our NS Student Representative, Sarah Morton.

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 2016 Abstracts are due August 3 at 11:59 PM EDT
SUBMIT HERE!

If you submit by July 27 11:59 PM EDT
you could become a Fall Meeting VIP!

2016 AGU Student Travel Grant Applications are OPEN.

Click Here to Apply

  • Fall Meeting Student Travel Grant – application due August 10, 2016
    • What it offers: partial travel assistance to the Fall Meeting
    • Eligibility: any student giving a presentation at the December Fall Meeting
  • Fall Meeting Berkner Fellowships – application due August 10, 2016
    • What it offers: funds that cover registration, travel, boarding, and meals for the Fall Meeting
    • Eligibility: early career scientists and students under 35 years of age who are citizens of countries designated by the World Bank as “low” or “lower-middle” income per capita
  • David E. Lumley Young Scientist Scholarship – application due August 10, 2016
    • What it offers: free AGU student membership, $500 travel grant to attend the Fall Meeting and $1000 college scholarship
    • Eligibility: high school and undergraduate students
  • David S. Miller Young Scientist Scholarship – application due August 10, 2016
    • What it offers: $1000 scholarship
    • Eligibility: undergraduate or graduate students who demonstrate financial need and are interested in a career in geo-environmental science or engineering

Looking to save on travel to the Annual Meeting?

  • Traveling alone? Check out the Roommate Board to find other students and save on hotel!
  • Become a Student Volunteer and earn FREE student registration! Applications for the Volunteer program opens October 2016.

Near Surface Student Wiki

Have you heard of the Near Surface Student Wiki? It is a resource created, managed, and for students! To get started:

  • Click the link: ns-students.pbworks.com
  • Add your information to the Student Members List
  • Log in using your email address
  • Add your own content wherever you like

It is incredibly simple to edit pages and your contributions do not need to be polished — even a short, one-sentence comment on how you would like to see something changed can influence other users to act on that suggestion and implement your idea. If you have problems accessing the page, contact Sarah Morton.