The Earth and Environmental Sciences department provides five awards each year in recognition of student achievements. The award winners are recognized at an annual function organized by the University.
Earth and Environmental Science Research Award
This award recognizes a senior in Earth and Environmental Sciences that has completed an outstanding original research project and shows great promise for a career as an Earth or environmental scientist.
Earth and Environmental Science Scholar Award
A senior student is chosen by department faculty as the outstanding EES scholar in the graduating class each year.
Sustainability Science Research Award
This award recognizes a senior in Sustainability Science who has completed an outstanding research project and shows great promise for a career in Sustainability Science.
The American Mineralogist Undergraduate Award
The American Mineralogist Award is given periodically by faculty to students who exhibit a passionate interest in and talent for the study of minerals and rocks.
Wallace C. Fallaw Outstanding Senior Award in Earth and Environmental Sciences
This award is given to a student who exhibits great professional potential and has shown leadership in the Earth and Environmental Sciences department.