Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
348
Days
March 31 2022
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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Chrysalis Scholarship

Description

The Chrysalis Scholarship provides degree-completion funding for women geoscience graduate students whose education has been significantly interrupted by life circumstances. Awarded funds are intended to cover costs associated with completion of her thesis/dissertation, beyond what is traditionally covered by primary research funding. Costs may include drafting expenses, child-care, defense travel, late-stage research and analyses, or anything necessary to assist a candidate during those critical, final days. Award includes a one-year student membership with AWG. A graduate student who has had an interruption in her academic progress due to life circumstances. Approaching the completion phase of her geoscience degree. Someone who has contributed to, and will continue to contribute to, both the geosciences and the larger world community through her academic and personal strengths. A letter of application in which the applicant describes her background, career goals and objectives, how the scholarship will be used, and the nature and length of the interruption to her education. Letters of reference from the applicant's thesis/dissertation advisor and another scientist of her choice. Both letters should specifically address the eligibility criteria and the topics in #1 above. All application materials should be clearly labeled with the applicant's name, physical mailing address, and phone number. Application materials, or questions about the Chrysalis Scholarship, should be sent to chrysalis@awg.org, with "Chrysalis Scholarship" in the subject line.

Amount Details

$2,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: International
  • CheckmarkRestricted to female students

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Letter of Application
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Email
Contact
Scholarship Contact
chrysalis@awg.org
Address 1333 West 120th Ave
Suite 211
Westminster, CO 80234