Student conference bursaries are available from the MSG.  Next deadline is 30th April 2018. Please see the rules below and apply using the application form.  Please note these bursaries do not cover fieldwork, only conferences and workshops. Awards are open to any postgraduate student studying at a UK or Ireland university.  Preference is usually given to applicants who have attended the annual Research in Progress meeting.

Student Bursary Rules
– Awards are open, upon application, to any postgraduate student from the UK or Ireland (including foreign nationals studying in UK and Ireland) who wishes to seek financial support to attend a conference, workshop or similar.
– The applicant is expected to have attended the Research in Progress meeting held in March every year, and would normally also be expected to attend the meeting the following year.  The student is encouraged to take up free student membership of the Mineralogical Society (if not already a member). Note that fieldwork is not funded under this scheme.
– Application is via the online application form. Alternatively you can complete the application form (download here) and email either the Chairman (Anna Bird, or Secretary (Catherine Mottram, Any further questions should also be sent to the above members.
– Any applications will be circulated to all members of committee for comment and discussion by email prior to a final decision by either Chairman or Honorary Secretary

Previous Funding Reports

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