Scholarship application $
We have lots of excellent students who deserve scholarships. There are so many, deciding who gets the scholarships has become difficult. To make it more fair and impartial, we are asking students to fill out a short application form and include a resume.
Download the form in Word format
The deadline for applications is the first Monday in April. Due to the spring 2013 break, applications are due Tuesday, April 2 by 4:30pm. If the office is closed, please submit your application to Leigh Fall, Keith Brunstad, or Melissa Godek.
The Department wants to support student travel to conferences and field experiences. The number of requests for our support has recently increased so we are implementing an objective method for identifying students needing these funds.
Please fill out our form which you can use to apply for travel support funds.
Download the form in pdf format.
Deadlines for applications:
Second Friday in February for all conferences Feb - Sept,
First Friday in September for all conferences Oct - Jan.
Return the form to the Department office, room 209 or send to Lisa.Hoffman@oneonta.edu
Student internships are available in a number of government offices as well as private firms (consulting, forecasting, etc.). First check the list below and see what is available that interests you. Then, talk to your advisor. It may be desirable or even necessary to register for College credit to qualify for those internships. Your advisor can work through the application forms for internship courses.
Links for internships. Click on these for more information and/or contact information
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation internships
New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) internships
University of Minnesota Dept of Earth Sciences (this is for 2013 but they tend to do it every year - watch for their website updates)
The Juneau Icefield Research Program
Student Conservation Association
RISE (Research Internships in Science and Engineering)
Center for Multiscale Modeling of Atmospheric Processes (Watch this website for 2014 summer internship announcements).
Newmont Mining (paid internship, probably in the western U.S.)
Environ is hiring paid interns and also has full-time jobs. They have offices throughout the U.S. with many in the northeast, although none in NY.
More links will be added as we get them.
Careers in the Geoscience links.