Students from the Department of Geology and Geography win prestigious, nationally-competitive scholarships and fellowships at a higher rate than many other disciplines.
WVU Scholarships and Resources
The WVU ASPIRE Office assists students to win nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships and/or gain admission to graduate school. Assistant Director Cate Johnson graduated with a Master of Arts in Geography and graduate certificates in both women's and gender studies and nonprofit management.
A number of organizations offer geology scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students. Relevant scholarships are listed by the month they are typical due.
- A database of all Federal Scholarships for Science and Technology Students
- American Association of Petroleum Geologists AAPG Military Vets Scholarship Program
- Promotes education and career opportunities to veterans, aid in the transition of veterans to civilian technical professions and promote geoscience programs in higher education institutions
- U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation USGIF Endowed Scholarship