DEPARTMENT OF

Geological Sciences and

Geological Engineering

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Awards & Bursaries


Queen's offers a wide range of scholarships to students entering the first year of any first-entry undergraduate program of study.

Admission Awards
There are many awards available to students applying for undergraduate studies at Queen's. View a complete list of awards requiring an application.
Named Admission Bursaries

There are many named bursaries available to students applying for undergraduate studies at Queen's. View a complete list of bursaries requiring an application.

Work Study

The Work Study Program is intended to supplement the resources of students who have the greatest financial difficulty and the fewest financial options by giving them priority for certain part-time jobs (generally, on campus) while they are studying at Queen's. Visit the Student Awards webpage for more information.

Summer Work Opportunities

Full-time undergraduate students are invited to apply for an NSERC funded Undergraduate Summer Research Assistantship.

This opportunity provides you with a chance to see whether you enjoy research, to advance your knowledge and skills in a particular area of Geological Sciences or Geological Engineering, and permits you to approach professors with whom you would like to work.

The positions will be for 16 weeks during the 2013 summer.

If you would like to apply one of for these summer positions, please contact a professor or two, to see if they are interested in hiring an NSERC USRA student. Discuss possible topics of interest that would be undertaken during the summer. Complete the application form as follows:

Eligibility http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Students-Etudiants/UG-PC/USRA-BRPC_eng.asp

Application Form (Form 202) http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/OnlineServices-ServicesEnLigne/Forms-Formulaires_eng.asp. Part I is completed on-line, verified and submitted by the students.

Part II is completed on-line, verified and submitted by the supervisor.

Parts I and II are reviewed and approved by the Department/School by your internal deadline.

Instructions on how to complete Form 202, http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/OnlineServices-ServicesEnLigne/instructions/202/e.asp.

Please note that two copies of your application should be printed out and handed to Larke Zarichny on, or before, Thursday February 28th, 2013.

Good luck.