Call for Nominations

This is a call for nominations for the following 2015 Pacific Section-SEPM student awards:

  1. Raymond V. Ingersoll Undergraduate Award

PS-SEPM is now accepting nominations for the Raymond V. Ingersoll undergraduate thesis award.  This award is for the best senior thesis in sedimentology/stratigraphy by an undergraduate student.  The award consists of $500, and award plaque, a PS-SEPM t-shirt, and a 1-year membership in PS-SEPM.

  1. John C. Crowell Graduate Award

PS-SEPM is now accepting nominations for the John C. Crowell graduate thesis award. This award is for the best graduate thesis or dissertation in sedimentology/stratigraphy.  The award consists of $500, and award plaque, a PS-SEPM t-shirt, and a 1-year membership in PS-SEPM.

The nomination process simple.  Please submit to Dan Sturmer (sturmer.dan@gmail.com):

  1. The completed nomination form (below), including justification for the nomination
  2. The thesis/dissertation abstract

Following evaluation by the awards committee, students with the top three thesis abstracts will be asked to submit their entire thesis for review.  Awards will be announced in fall 2015.

All nominations are due by Friday, May 15th.  Nominate a deserving student today!

Dan Sturmer
Awards Manager, PS-SEPM
Geologist, GoM Miocene Exploration Team
Shell Exploration and Production Company

Raymond V. Ingersoll Undergraduate Award Form (PDF)

John C. Crowell Graduate Award Form (PDF)