Geoscience Prizes

Find out more about prizes at JCU, and for a list of latest winners, at JCU Prizes.

Laing Exploration Mapping Prize

$400 for the Earth Science student who exhibits exceptional talent in field geology through a BSc Honours thesis or from a third year mapping project as part of a BSc,  Bachelor of Geology or graduate diploma degree.

Sandvik Third Year Prize

$1000 to the best overall and continuing student enrolled in the Bachelor of Geology degree, who completed third year Geology subjects in the previous year

MMG Limited Geology Prize (Cairns)

$500 to the Cairns campus student who achieve the best overall result in the subject EA1110 (Evolution of the Earth)

MMG Limited Geology Prize (Townsville)

$500 to the Townsville campus student who achieve the best overall result in the subject EA1110 (Evolution of the Earth)

Michael McLellan Memorial Prize

$500 book voucher to the Earth Science student who demonstrates the most improvement on completion of second or third year Earth Science subjects

PNG Mineral Resource Authority Prize

$400 to the student who has shown the best overall ability in level 3 geology subjects

Port of Townsville Limited Prize in Marine Sedimentology

$200 to the Townsville campus student who obtains the highest pass in level 3 sedimentology