The Ian S.E. Carmichael Fund supports graduate student research and related activities in the fields of igneous petrology and volcanology. 2021 Recipient David Giovannetti-Nazario, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus; Project title: “Chemical Characterization of Garnets to Determine Zoning Patterns and Fluid Compositions in the Tibes ‘Skarn’, Puerto Rico”
The Hollister Fund supports research grants to graduate students working on field-based theses and dissertations that use the tools of metamorphic petrology for understanding the formation of continental crust.
The Lipman Research Fund promotes and supports student research grants in volcanology and petrology. 2021 Recipients Bryce Brown, New Mexico State University; Project title: “Ra/Th Dating of Potassium Feldspar Crystals in Trachytes from the Las Cañadas Caldera, Tenerife, Spain” Karoline Bruckel, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Project title: “What triggers supereruptions? Insights into the remobilization […]
The MGPV Fund supports student travel grants awarded by the division.
The James B. Thompson, Jr., Fund was established through a generous bequest from the estate of Dr. James B. Thompson, Jr. Income from the fund provides for a range of research grants, specialty meeting start-up funds, distinguished international lecture tours, and support of the MGPV Division. 2021 Recipients Haley Olson, Harvard University; Project title: “Using […]