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Christopher Wallin Prize for Excellence in Geology

History of the prize

QCoal Group is a leader in geological exploration and development in Queensland. This prize has been established by QCoal Group founder and Managing Director and former Principal Coal Geologist of Queensland Christopher Wallin, and supported by the QCoal Foundation.  The prize recognises the strongest performing second year Geology student and acknowledges the critical importance of geologists to the future of Queensland’s mining sector.

Donor

QCoal Foundation

Prize Information

Awarded to JCU Bachelor of Geology student who has achieved the highest GPA in their second year of study

$2000