The Golden Gate Section is pleased to announce the re-launching of its Scholarships Program!

This year we are awarding students from highschool to graduate school that want to/are pursuing careers in science and engineering, in particular those with an interest in Earth Sciences. Candidates must be active students pursuing their degrees in schools within the Bay Area.

The scholarships to be awarded consist of:

-Three (3)  highschool scholarships of $600, $500 and $400 for the first, second and third place, respectively.
-One (1) undergraduate scholarship of $1,000 and,
-Two (2) graduate scholarships: one of $1,250 for Masters level and one of 
$1,500 for PhD level.

The submission deadline for all categories is June 15, 2014.
A decision should be made by the Scholarships Committee by the end of June 2014.
Successful candidates will be contacted by the Section.

Please go ahead and read the requirements for each category on the documents below:

Highschool Level

Undergraduate Level

Graduate Level

When you are ready to apply, please send an email to with "Scholarship" in the subject line. Good luck!