Bert E. Burns Geography Field Studies Award

Applicants must be undergraduate students majoring in Geography who will complete a field study project developed by the Geography Department faculty. A faculty member must submit a hard copy letter of support for you directly to the Geography Department.

*The award will be applied towards the recipient’s tuition in the following school year, or can be used for field study expenses. *

Bert E. Burns Family
Up to $2,000
College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Social Sciences: Geography
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload a resume that includes school and community activities, travel experience, employment experience and academic or other honors you have received.
  2. Upload an unofficial transcript
  3. Please include a 500 word summary of the proposed field study project, including a timeline and estimated expenses. The summary must include an approval signature from a faculty member.