The Joseph A. Cushman Award for Excellence in Foraminiferal Research
The Joseph A. Cushman Award was established to honor researchers who have made outstanding contributions in the field of foraminiferology.
Nominations are sought from the profession and will be considered at the Board of Director's regular business meetings. More information about nominations and a list of award recipients click on the title above.
Johanna M. Resig Foraminiferal Research Fellowship
The purpose of the fellowship is to recognize and forward the careers of outstanding doctoral candidates committed to the advancement of foraminiferal research. This fellowship is made possible by a gift from the estate of Johanna M. Resig, a lifelong specialist on Foraminifera and former editor of the Journal of Foraminiferal Research. Proposals are judged upon scientific merit and financial need. The US dollar value of the fellowship in 2015 will be $25,000. Applications for 2015 will be accepted beginning in January 2015. Deadline for applying is 1 March 2015. For more information click here.
Student Research Awards
The Cushman Foundation offers several Student Research Awards. Applications for 2015 will be accepted beginning in January 2015. Deadline for applying is 1 March 2015. A description of the Awards and details on applying, are available at the links below:
Proposals are judged upon scientific merit and financial need. For more information click on the titles above.
W. Storrs Cole Memorial Research Award
The W. Storrs Cole Memorial Research Award was established to support research in invertebrate micropaleontology. It is given each year to a GSA Member or Fellow between 30 and 65 years of age who has published one or more significant papers on micropaleontology. More information about applying for this award can be found at the Geological Society of America website.