Alexander Sisson Research Award

The Alexander Sisson Fund was established by family members in his memory to promote and support research for students pursuing studies in Alaska and the Caribbean.

2021 Recipients

Patricia Ascanio-Pellon, University of Texas at Austin; Project title: “Detrital zircon provenance study of Jurassic strata in western and central Cuba: Implications for Caribbean tectonics”

Lindsey Smith, University of Alaska Fairbanks; Project title: “Paleoclimate Reconstruction and Comparison to Modern Climates in Cape Espenberg, Alaska”