Marland Pratt Billings and Katherine Fowler-Billings Research Award

The Billings Fund is a partnership between the New England Intercollegiate Geological Conference (NEIGC) and the GSA Foundation. The Billings Fund encourages and promotes geological fieldwork and related research in New England and adjacent regions supporting research grants awarded by NEIGC.

2021 Recipients

Tiago Angelo, Queen’s University; Project title: “In situ tracking of subducted sediment melting processes in the Thetford Mines ophiolite, Canadian Appalachians”

Julia Brazo, University of New Hampshire; Project title: “Chronology of Deglaciation of the Seacoast Region of New Hampshire”

Noah Fleischer, Colorado School of Mines; Project title: “Mapping and structural analysis of the southwestern Avalon terrane in southeastern, CT with structural implications for the formation of the Pangean supercontinent”