SEGCF Award Recipients

SEGCF Grants

Drew Barkoff Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Drew Barkoff CAD$4,680 University of Nevada, Las Vegas Behavior of critical metals in a highly evolved rhyolite magmatic and hydrothermal system
Christopher Beckett-Brown CAD$5,460 Laurentian University Tourmaline crystal chemistry as an indicator of porphyry-related mineralization
Michelle Campbell CAD$5,980 Oregon State University Ar-Ar geochronology of tourmaline in porphyry copper deposits
Lucille Daver CAD$4,550 University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM) Mineralogical and noble gas isotopic analysis of fluid and solids inclusions in diamonds: study case of Renard mine diamonds, QC, Canada
Renelle Dubosq CAD$3,900 University of Ottawa Interrogating the atomic structure of microstructural base- and precious metal traps in pyrite: New approaches to 2D and 3D microstructural and geochemical imaging.
Dillon Johnstone CAD$5,850 University of Regina The lithological and structural evolution of the Patterson Lake corridor, SW Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan, Canada: Host to a world-class uranium or system
Bryan Maciag CAD$4,030 Dalhousie University Experimental Study of the Effect of Contamination on Sperrylite Solubility
Matthew Manor CAD$6,500 Memorial University of Newfoundland Petrology and Nd-Hf isotope geochemistry of VMS-related felsic rocks and crustal growth of the northern Canadian Cordillera, Yukon
Dylan McKevitt CAD$4,680 Laurentian University Geology and Geochemistry of Mafic-Ultramafic Sills in the Northern Permits, Raglan Ni-Cu-(PGE) District, Cape Smith Belt, Nunavik, Québec
Xuyang Meng CAD$5,850 Laurentian University Timing of the mineralization and overprinting of the metamorphosd Tongkuangyu copper deposit, North Zhongtiaoshan region, Trans-North China Block
Andrew Steiner CAD$5,850 University of British Columbia Mapping auriferous fluid pathways in the Nadaleen trend Carlin-type gold deposits, Yukon
Neal Sullivan CAD$2,600 University of Toronto The transport of PGE and Au in hydrothermal fluids: A new experimental approach designed in search for a unified PGE ore deposit model
Callum Walter CAD$5,720 Queen's University 3D UAV Magnetometry for Improved Target Characterization in Mineral Exploration
Sandra Wind CAD$4,550 University of Ottawa Geodynamic Evolution of the Aegean Arc Rift and its Implication for Associated Precious and Base Metal Mineralization

SEGCF Fellowships

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Robert King CAD$6,000 Memorial University of Newfoundland Potential for further MVT mineralization up ice from Pine Point using indicator minerals
Zhi Guo Dong CAD$5,000 University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing Metallogenic environment and target optimization of manganese ore belt from west Kunlun,China
Ryan Shaw CAD$10,000 University of British Columbia Mineralogical Reaction modelling of partial extractions in geochemical samples
Jonathan Marleau CAD$6,500 Universite du Quebec a Monreal Metallogeny, stratigrpahy and deformation of the South branch of the Eastmain Greenstone Belt, Quebec
Pearce Luck CAD$7,500 University of British Columbia Hydrocarbon geochemistry in non-petroleum based mineral exploration
Andrew Wickham CAD$5,000 University of British Columbia Surface till geochemistry and host lithogeochemistry of a concealed kimberlite

SEGCF Undergraduate Awards

Name Amount University Thesis Topic
Mary Besaw CAD$1,000 St. Francis Xavier University Geochemical characterization of K-feldspar from rare-element enriched granitic pegmatites
Gerald Broughton CAD$1,000 Laurentian University Coarse Siliciclastic Rocks of the Panda Sub-Basin
Rebecca Canam CAD$1,000 University of British Columbia Petrologic and geochemical characterization of a carbonate-bearing, amphibole-phyric intrusion at Hjalmar Lake, South Rae Craton, Northwest Territories: implications for mineralization potential
Hilary Chang CAD$1,000 Memorial University of Newfoundland Locating Earthquakes Using Waveform Characteristics in Source Scanning Method
Joachim de Fourestier CAD$1,000 Carleton University Application of nano-scale ATLAS imaging to purported volcanic products of the El Laco volcano, Chile
Joëlle Dufour CAD$1,000 University of Ottawa Barite mineralization within the Cyclades, Greece
Taylor Ledoux CAD$1,000 University of British Columbia Deportment of thallium in the non-sulphide bearing Taron epithermal Cesium deposit: Implications for economics, mining, metallurgy and the environment
Derek Leung CAD$1,000 Laurentian University Taking rocks for granite: An integrated mineralogical, textural, and petrographic baseline of curling stones used in international-level competition
Kanwar Multani CAD$1,000 Dalhousie University Experimental study of reaction textures in volcaniclastic kimberlites
Adrian Oberland CAD$1,000 Laurentian University Volcanic Stratigraphy and Alteration of the Sunrise Volcanogenic Massive Sulfide Deposit, Beaulieu River Volcanic Belt, Northwest Territories
Tabetha Sheppard CAD$1,000 University of Ottawa Ammonium Content and Minerals in Epithermal Silver Deposits
Marko Szmihelsky CAD$1,000 University of Alberta Paragenesis and fluid sources of the PIne Point Mississippi-Valley Type Pb-Zn District

SEGCF Grants

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Alice Alex CAD$4,422 University of Toronto The effect of redox conditions on the speciation of sulphur and the solubility of Au, Cu, and Ag in magmatic hydrothermal fluids
Nicolas Derome CAD$4,958 Lakehead University Red Lake deposit alteration geochemistry
Aliou Djiba CAD$3,350 University of Hamburg Porphyry Cu-Au and epithermal Au-Ag-Te systems at Lemnos island, Aegean Sea, Greece: mineralogy of hydrothermal alteration and related mineralization
Eric Garcelon CAD$2,948 University of New Brunswick Gold and silver in the massive sulfide ores of the northern Bathurst Mining Camp
Aaron Hantsche CAD$4,154 University of Geneva Distal skarns as an ore-forming environment
Garrett Hill CAD$4,288 Montana Tech Using fluid inclusions and C,O,H and Sr isotopes to understand the genesis of dolomite-hosted talc mineralization in Montana
Dylan Langille CAD$3,216 University of Western Ontario The mineralogical characterization of peralkaline granites hosting HREE-rich pegmatites, Lac Brisson, Quebec
Bryan Maciag CAD$1,876 Dalhousie University Speciation of arsenic and antimony in silicate melts with implications for magmatic processes
Alexandra Malygina CAD$4,154 Murmansk University - Apatity Branch The petrogenesis and economic potential of reef-style PGE-V mineralisation in the Paleoproterozoic Gabbro-10 intrusion of the Monchegorsk Complex, NW Russia
John Meyer CAD$4,154 Colorado School of Mines Robotic underground mapping and surveying: System development, deployment, and data integration
Ana Paula Orellano Ricchetti CAD$1,608 Universidad de Buenos Aires Metallogeny of the Paramillos de Uspallata Pb-Zn-Ag vein deposit, Mendoza, Argentina
Jamie Price CAD$3,752 Cardiff University Gold mineralisation and tectonomagmatic evolution of Yalgoo-Singleton Greenstone belt, Western Australia
María Roman Alday CAD$1,876 University of Geneva Hydrothermal alteration in the Elastite porphyry Cu-Au-PGE deposit, Bulgaria: a quantitative mineralogy and mineral geochemistry study
Eliza Smith CAD$4,958 University of Western Australia The role of granitoid magmatism and associated magmatic-hydrothermal fluids in mineralisation processes in the Carajás Mineral Province, Brazil
Christos Stergiou CAD$5,628 Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Critical and rare metals in Tertiary magmatic-hydothermal deposits at Serbo-Macedonian Metallogenic Province in Greece (Vathi, Gerakario, Pontokerasia, Laodikino)
Miguel Tavares Nassif CAD$5,226 Colorado School of Mines Interplay between gold mineralizing event(s) and structural evolution in the Archean southern Abitibi greenstone belt, Ontario, Canada
Mert Ugurhan CAD$5,092 The University of Texas at Austin Timing, Mineralization and Molybdenum Isotope Characterization of Cave Peak Porphyry Molybdenum Deposit, Culberson County, Texas
Zhuosen Yao CAD$3,886 Institute of Geology and Geophysics - Chinese Academy of Sciences Toward a preliminary demonstration for dynamic processes of sulfide droplet in magma conduit: evidence from ore texture in the Kalatongke deposit, NW China

SEGCF Fellowships

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Lindsay Debono CAD$5,000 Western University Characterization of the Onaping Intrusion at the Sudbury impact structure, Ontario, Canada
Vittoria Smith CAD$5,000 Lakehead University Isotopic systematics of the Ghost Lake Batholith, Ontario, Canada
Brodie Stroh CAD$10,000 University of British Columbia Timing and mechanisms of orogenic gold mineralization in western Yukon, Canada
Craig Green CAD$5,000 University of Victoria Ore deposit study on REE-fluorite mineralization in the Canadian Rocky Mountains
Chris Jenkins CAD$5,000 University of Toronto Re-examining the cyclic unit model in the Peridotite zone, Stillwater Complex, MT, USA: Implications for cumulate layer formation in ultramafic rocks

SEGCF Undergraduate Awards

Name Amount University Thesis Topic
Matthew Brown CAD$1,000 Laurentian University Origin and mode of emplacement of 'metabreccia' and 'footwall breccia' in the Whistle Offset, Sudbury Ontario
Patrick DesRosiers CAD$1,000 Queen's University Characterization of uranium and gold bearing phases of the Kitumba deposit
Chad Dundas Smith CAD$1,000 Queen's University Mineralogical, petrographic and lithogeochemical characterization of chromite rich units in the northern Lac Des Iles Complex near Thunder Bay, Ontario
Kate Gonzalez Woods CAD$1,000 Dalhousie University An experimental study of the effect of water on chromite saturation in komatiite
Andrew Jedemann CAD$1,000 Lakehead University The geochemistry and petrology of the Boyer showing within the Coldwell Alkaline Complex
Spencer Killins CAD$1,000 Lakehead University The Lac de Gras field DO-18 pipe classification, indicator mineral & diamond quality analysis
Robin Mann CAD$1,000 Saint Mary's University Mineralization occurences and relationships between the northern Freegold properties, Irene and Goldy
Chantal Norris-Julseth CAD$1,000 Brandon University Characterization of gold mineralization, Eden deformation zone, Manitoba
Charlotte Stone CAD$1,000 Laurentian University Trace element distribution and mobility in diagenetic pyrite
Jacob VanderWal CAD$1,000 Dalhousie University A new multi-proxy approach to characterizing calcite fracture-filling processes, and the implications for geothermal energy systems
Elliot Wehrle CAD$1,000 Laurentian University Mineral chemistry of gahnite from Snow Lake, Manitoba: Implications of major and trace element variations in the context of a metamorphosed VMS system
Mariah Williams CAD$1,000 Saint Mary's University A geological classification of diatreme-associated W-Mo occurrence, Revenue, Dawson Range, Yukon

SEGCF Grants

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Charles Beard CAD$4,180 McGill University Fingerprints of rare metal enrichment in alkaline igneous systems
Yujian Wang CAD$6,350 Laurentian University Ni-Cu-PGE mineralization in Sudbury Igneous Complex, Canada
Shane Higbee CAD$1,400 Acadia University Partial digestion reagents and soil mineral matrices in exploration geochemistry
Matthew Bodnar CAD$5,080 University of British Columbia Modeling surface geochemical responses above a VMS deposit
Brian McNulty CAD$6,350 University of Tasmania H-W and L-M-P ore horizons of the Myra Falls VHMS district, BC, Canada
Ronald Massawe CAD$3,560 University of New Brunswick Cu-Ag porphyry and skarn mineralization, McKenzie Gulch area, northern New Brunswick, Canada
Justin Drummond CAD$1,020 Queen's University Geochemistry and diagenesis of groundwater calcrete, Western Australia
Carter Grondahl CAD$6,350 University of Toronto Evolution of ore-forming magmas associated with magmatic-hydrothermal ore deposits
Nikolett Kovacs CAD$3,430 University of British Columbia Carmacks Copper Cu-Au-Ag oxide deposit, west-central Yukon
Mandy Krebs CAD$4,060 University of Alberta Impurities, defects and isotope compositions of smooth-surfaced diamond
Yiguan Lu CAD$5,080 Laurentian University Jinbaoshan Pt-Pd-(Cu)-(Ni) and Baimazhai Ni-Cu-(PGE) deposits, Yunnan province, SW China
Shane Rich CAD$5,080 University of British Columbia Deerhorn Cu-Au porphyry deposit and associated alteration through transported overburden
Halley Keevil CAD$2,920 Colorado School of Mines The White Mountain Gold Deposit, Jilin Province, Northeastern China
Laurence Pryer CAD$4,830 University of Alberta Cretaceous delamination driven regional exhumation, Selwyn basin, Central Yukon
Rebecca Paisley CAD$3,300 McGill University A geochemical approach to constraining magmatic degassing in rhyolitic systems
Fabien Rabayrol CAD$1,590 University of British Columbia Tectono-magmatic evolution of the Anatolian-Tauride metallogenic belt, Turkey
Alonso Encina CAD$3,810 Universidad de Chile Development of new technology for exploration of precious metals deposits

SEGCF Fellowships

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Roy Greig CAD$5,000 University of Arizona High level characteristics of Laramide-age porphyry Cu systems in SW US
Barry Penner CAD$10,000 University of British Columbia Structural evolution of the Howard's Pass Pb-Zn district and the Cantung W mine region
Daniel Meagher CAD$5,000 Saint Mary's University Trace element chemistry and emplacement characteristics of intrusive rocks, Abitibi greenstone belt
Cole McGill CAD$5,000 Queen's University Style, source and paragenesis of mineralization in a copper prospect within the Macquarie Arc, Australia
Christopher Kelly CAD$5,000 Laurentian University Alteration and geochemistry associated with 3 gold deposits in the Abitibi Greenstone Belt

SEGCF Undergraduate Awards

Name Amount University Thesis Topic
Chanelle Boucher CAD$1,000 Lakehead University Alteration and geochemistry of sedimentary units within the Coldwell Complex
Matthew DeGasperis CAD$1,000 Western University Gold mineralization of the Central Dome stock in Red Lake, Ontario
Rachel Gavin CAD$1,000 University of British Columbia Geologic controls on argentiferous veins, Cariboo Gold district, east-central British Columbia
Michele Hakimian CAD$1,000 University of Ottawa Volcanostratigraphy of the Neoarchean Fort Hope greenstone belt, Superior Province
Corin Jorgenson CAD$1,000 Dalhousie University Solubility of sulfur in carbonatites
Brent Kazamel CAD$1,000 Queen's University Buried uranium mineralization, Athabasca Basin and lithium mineralization, northern Ontario
Well-Shen Lee CAD$1,000 University of British Columbia Study of gold-bearing veins surrounding the 5 Moz Coffee gold deposit, Dawson Range, Yukon
Ming Liu CAD$1,000 Queen's University Thallium isotope fractionation in the Howard's Pass district SEDEX Deposit
Joshua-Kha Nguyen CAD$1,000 University of Toronto Archean Au-quartz vein/disseminated mineralization, Rice Lake Greenstone Belt, S.E Manitoba
Neera Sundaralingam CAD$1,000 University of Western Ontario Gold content in pyrite-hosted veins, Malartic, Quebec
Jonathan Sutton CAD$1,000 Laurentian University Evolution and variations of Cr-bearing spinels within contrasting kimberlite facies
Lucas Wolfe CAD$1,000 University of Ottawa Mineral chemistry in glacial sediments near Gibraltar, British Columbia

SEGCF Grants

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Halley Keevil CAD$3,240 Colorado School of Mines The White Mountain Gold Deposit, Jilin Province, China: Defining Ore Controls in an Enigmatic Breccia-Hosted Gold Deposit
Sandra Rosset CAD$1,800 University of British Columbia- MDRU Hydrothermal Alteration at the Kerr Deposit, KSM Project, NWBC
Gustavo Oliveira CAD$4,800 Queen's University Geochemistry and paragenesis of the Vazante Group Carbonatic Units, Brazil: Applications to fluid-rock interacation and zinc mineralization during basin evolution
Neil Fernandes CAD$4,560 Queen's University Geochemical and mineralogical evolution of metal- and organic-rich horizons in Proterozoic,siliciclastic rocks of the Vazante mining district, Brazil: Constraints on metal sources for sediment-hosted Zn-Pb deposits
Laurence Pryer CAD$5,400 University of Alberta Using thermochronology to track the Cretaceous post orogenic unroofing of the Anvil Batholith, Central Yukon and the effect of regional exhumation on mineralization
Giuseppe Arfe CAD$4,800 Universita degli Studi di Napoli Frederico II Supergene Zn(Pb) nonsulfide deposits in the Bongarà district, northern Perù
Stefanos Zaimis CAD$4,200 TU Bergakademie of Freiberg The distribution of critical metals at the Lavrion (Attica, Greece) intrusion-related polymetallic ore system
Joanna Kolodziejczyk CAD$4,320 AGH University of Science and Technology Bismuth mineralization in the Stan Terg Pb-Zn-Ag deposit, Kosovo
Kathryn Grodzicki CAD$4,560 MDRU, University of British Columbia Geology, alteration, and mineralization of the Coffee gold deposit, west Yukon, Canada
Fabien Rabayrol CAD$5,400 University of British Columbia Tectono-Magmatic Evolution of the Anatolian-Tauride metallogenic belt, Turkey
Erik Haroldson CAD$3,600 University of Wisconsin-Madison Fluid Inclusion study of the Reef Au-Cu Occurrence, Marathon County, Wisconsin
Simone Runyon CAD$4,200 University of Arizona Variation in Porphyry Copper Deposits Across Arizona: Depth of Emplacement, Pluton Composition, and Na-Ca (-K) Alteration
Kiyavash Parvar CAD$3,600 Queen's University Development of Autonomous UAV systems for magnetic field surveys
Tyler Hill CAD$3,600 University of Nevada-Reno Time Space Relationships between Sediment-hosted Gold Mineralization and Intrusion-Related Polymetallic Mineralization at Kinsley Mountain, NV
Christopher Herron CAD$5,040 University of British Columbia Defining the carbonate alteration footprint of the Cortez Hills Carlin-type gold deposit, central Nevada, USA using stable isotopes 18O and 13C as an exploration tool
Khalhela Zoeller CAD$5,040 University of Ottawa Source of base and precious metals in oceanic crustal rocks: Implications for metal fluxes to high-temperature seafloor hydrothermal fluids on the mid-ocean ridges
Merli Oliveras Segui CAD$3,120 University of Geneva Ore-forming fluids in the Lepanto epithermal high-sulfidation deposit, Philippines: Composition, origin and time evolution
Yannick Bussweiler CAD$4,200 University of Alberta Olivine as a Petrogenetic and Exploration Indicator in Lac de Gras Kimberlites
Ben Frieman CAD$4,200 Colorado School of Mines Structural evolution and geodynamic setting of the southern Abitibi subprovince in Ontario and Quebec, Canada

SEGCF Grants

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Melissa Anderson CAD$5,000 University of Ottawa New Hebrides arc, Solomon Islands
Anezka Borcinova Radkova CAD$3,000 Queen's University Antimony and arsenic mobility in tailings
Michael Buschette CAD$3,000 Memorial University Boundary Volcanogenic Massive Sulfide
Heather Carson CAD$5,000 Laurentian University The Black Thor Intrusive Complex
David Diekrup CAD$5,000 University of Ottawa Banded iron formations, Abitibi Ontario
Ben Frieman CAD$3,000 Colorado School of Mines The Boston Creek domain, southern Abitibi Subprovince
Emilie Gagnon CAD$2,000 University of Ottawa The Archean North Caribou greenstone belt
Enkhgerel Gerelchuluun CAD$5,500 University of British Columbia Poison Mountain porphyry Cu-Au-Mo deposit
Ryan Kressall CAD$2,500 Dalhousie University Kimberlite magmas
Jonathan Lavoie CAD$2,500 University of Geneva The polymetallic Beqtakari deposit, Lesser Caucasus of Georgia
Kaveh Mehrmanesh CAD$3,500 Laurentian University The Black Label chromitite horizon, Black Thor Intrusive Complex
Jessica Pickett CAD$3,500 Queen's University PGE classification and recovery from glacial till dispersion trains
Fabien Rabayrol CAD$5,000 University of British Columbia Anatolian epithermal and porphyry-style deposits, Turkey
Kate Rubingh CAD$4,000 Laurentian University The New Britannia Mine
Jessica Stromberg CAD$3,000 University of Western Ontario Dome Mine
Helen Thomas CAD$3,000 Colorado School of Mines Metamorphosed ore deposits
Scott Tokaryk CAD$5,000 Laurentian University The Archean Vickers gabbroic complex
Longbo Yang CAD$4,500 McGill University Fluorite-REE deposits in the Gallinas Mountains, US

SEGCF Fellowships

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Aaron Bustard CAD$7,500 University of Waterloo Unconformity-type U deposits, Thelon Basin
Evan Slater CAD$7,500 Laurentian University Silver-zinc-tin deposit, Argentina
Nicholas Joyce CAD$5,000 Queen's University Unconformity-related uranium deposit in the Athabasca Basin
Stephen Ginley CAD$5,000 University of Ottawa Temagami banded iron formation
Neal Sullivan CAD$5,000 University of Toronto Unresolved problems in ore deposit geology

SEGCF Undergraduate Awards

Name Amount University Thesis Topic
Renelle Dubosq CAD$1,000 University of Ottawa Dating Pb-Ag-Zn MVT mineralization, Serifos, Greece
Emily Griffiths CAD$1,000 McGill University San Andreas seismicity and ore forming processes
Thomas Bagley CAD$1,000 Acadia University Determining the heterogeneity of certified reference materials
Jennifer Spalding CAD$1,000 University of Ottawa (U-Th)/He dating of calcite, Serfios, Greece
Kate Carroll CAD$1,000 University of British Columbia A testing protocol to assess CO2 sequestration potential in mine waste
Sean Hillacre CAD$1,000 University of Saskatchewan Structural analysis and paragenesis of the Arrow U discovery, Athabasca Basin
Daniel Meagher CAD$1,000 Saint Mary's University Hydrocarbon-rich fluid inclusions in the Lupin BIF-Au deposit, Nunavut
Paul Wawrzonkowski CAD$1,000 Laurentian University Massive sulfide mineralization within footwall deposit in Morrison Mine and polymorphism of millerite within Sudbury Basin
Kimberly Martin CAD$1,000 University of Ottawa Petrology and mineralogy of quartz‐diorite hosted polymetallic veins, Iskut River Area
Trevor Weiss CAD$1,000 University of Western Ontario Characterising the Lamprophyre Dykes to the Ag-Au-Telluride Mineralization of the Midas Gold Prospect
Robin Super CAD$1,000 Lakehead University Comparing bio-oxidation versus conventional roasting of magmatic nickel ore from the Samapleu Deposit, Cote D'Ivoire
Cole McGill CAD$1,000 Queen's University Indium-bearing hydrothermal minerals in the hypogene Vazante zinc-silicate deposit, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Sarah CoDyre CAD$1,000 University of Western Ontario Investigation of the gold, electrum, and gold-silver-telluride mineralization of the Midas property
Nikolett Kovacs CAD$1,000 Memorial University Carlin-style gold mineralization in the Yukon Territory; Venus Zone, Einarson property
Noah Nahachewsky CAD$1,000 University of Alberta Paragenesis and geochemistry of a new prospect in the Red Dog Zn-Pb-Ag±Ba District
Robin Wolf CAD$1,000 University of Toronto Determining the solvation capacity of molten carbonate for the platinum group elements, gold and rhenium
Darren Leduchowski CAD$1,000 University of Western Ontario The evaluation of tourmaline as an indicator mineral for gold deposits
Daniel Francis CAD$1,000 University of Alberta Paragenesis and mineralization of Ag-Zn-Pb veins in the Owl Southwest showing, Yukon
Mélanie Bouchard CAD$1,000 Laurentian University Relative timing of metamorphism and shear fabric development in the gold-hosting lower Detour deformation zone
Sam Attersley CAD$1,000 Memorial University Geochemical variations of magnetite from the El Laco Volcanic Complex, Chile
Jake Dove CAD$1,000 Lakehead University Structural controls of gold mineralization on Neepawa Island, Sioux Lookout greenstone belt
Eric Grandillo CAD$1,000 McGill University Petrogenesis of Fe skarns associated with alkaline igneous systems in rift environments
Matt Bunce CAD$1,000 University of Ottawa Sulfur isotopes and trace element analysis in the Far Southeast copper-gold porphyry deposit, Philippines
Rabeea Fatima CAD$1,000 Queen's University Using dendrochemistry to explore for uranium deposits at depth
Kaj Vaughan Sullivan CAD$1,000 Queen's University Using isotopes on fracture surfaces, MacArthur River and Cigar Lake uranium deposits

SEGCF Grants

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Naghmeh Farhangi CAD$5,000 Laurentian University Ni-Cu-PGE in the Black Label Intrusion
Alexander Timofeev CAD$2,800 McGill University The Nechacho REE deposit
Nicolas Gaillard CAD$2,500 McGill University The Canadian Malartic deposit
Rui Wang CAD$2,500 University of Alberta Porphyry Cu deposits in Tibet
Alexandra McGladrey CAD$2,500 Queen's University Large silicate zinc deposits
Ben Frieman CAD$2,500 Colorado School of Mines The southern Abitibi greenstone belt
Matthew Manor CAD$2,500 University of British Columbia The Giant Mascot deposit
Sarah Jackson-Brown CAD$2,500 University of British Columbia The Turnagain Cu-PGE-rich mineralization
Diane Chung CAD$3,000 University of Hong Kong Labrador Trough iron deposits
Dennis Sanchez Mora CAD$2,500 University of New Brunswick Low sulphidation epithermal deposits in New Brunswick
Michael Gadd CAD$4,000 Queen's University Howards Pass
Drew Stavinga CAD$3,000 Queen's University The Prairie Creek deposit
Krisztina Pandur CAD$3,000 University of Saskatchewan REE mineralization in Saskatchewan
Jane Block CAD$2,000 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee The Rice Bay Dome
Emilie Gagnon CAD$2,500 University of Ottawa Archean North Caribou Belt lode gold deposits
Alexey Li CAD$3,000 Queen's University Uranium in peralkaline intrusions
Anezka Borcinova Radkova CAD$3,000 Queen's University Sb, As and Cu mobility in mine drainage
Justin Palmer CAD$2,500 Colorado School of Mines Mineralization in the Rackla Gold Belt
Erik Haroldson CAD$2,000 University of Wisconsin-Madison Fluid inclusions in the Mgino gold deposit
Valeria Li CAD$2,500 Queen's University Uranium deposits of the Macusani District in Peru
Kate Rubingh CAD$2,500 Laurentian University The New Britannia Mine
Shaunaugh Whelan CAD$1,500 University of Alberta U-Pb dating at the Sprogge deposit
Irene del Real CAD$3,000 University of British Columbia The Woodjam property
Sergio Gamonal CAD$2,000 University of British Columbia La Coipa
Nico Kastek CAD$2,000 Memorial University The Cape Smith Belt
Michael Burns CAD$2,500 Laurentian University The Little Nahanni Pegmatite Group

SEGCF Fellowships

Name Amount University
Erin Adlakha CAD$5,000 University of Ottawa
William Bradford CAD$5,000 Memorial University
Michael Buschette CAD$5,000 UBC/NMIT/MUN/CSM applied
Shannon Gill CAD$5,000 Memorial University
Colter Kelly CAD$5,000 University of Ottawa
Erin Lawlis CAD$5,000 CODES, Australia

SEGCF Undergraduate Awards

Name Amount University Thesis Topic
Ian Borg CAD$1,000 Dalhousie University Involvement of the petroleum system in the genesis of orogenic gold deposits in Nova Scotia
Justin Emberly CAD$1,000 University of Ottawa Occurrence of sulphide minerals along the P2 structure of the Athabasca Basin
Mark Garagan CAD$1,000 St. Mary's University Infrared microscopy of PGE bearing hematite at the Afton porphyry system
Marie-Eve Lajoie CAD$1,000 University of Ottawa Geological mapping in the Archean Horseshoe Greenstone Belt
Joseph Walker CAD$1,000 Laurentian University The Black Norite orthopyroxene-(sulfide)-rich layer, South Range Norite
Leah Clapp CAD$1,000 Lakehead University Microstructural analysis, Kirkland Lake
Édouard Côté-Lavoie CAD$1,000 Universite du Quebec a Chicoutimi Cu-Au mineralization in syenite, Abitibi Greenstone Belt
Jared Liimu CAD$1,000 Lakehead University Hemlo Gold Mine
Rachel Milligan CAD$1,000 Dalhousie University Fe-Ti Oxides in kimberlite
Sean O'Brien CAD$1,000 Memorial University Phytoremediation - Consolidated Rambler Mine
Emma Percy CAD$1,000 Queen's University Isotopic signature of ore fluids, Minas Gerais
Jordan Quinn CAD$1,000 Lakehead University Stratigraphy of the Musselwhite Mine
Neal Sullivan CAD$1,000 Laurentian University Paragenesis and partitioning of siderophile elements, Noril'sk
Eli Wiens CAD$1,000 University of Saskatchewan Graphite in pelitic gneisses, Read Lake, Athabasca Basin
Josh Wisen CAD$1,000 St. Mary's University REE minerals in the West Moose River Pluton

SEGCF Grants

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Esther Bordet CAD$4,700 Unversity of British Columbia, Ph.D. The role of regional tectonics in the evolution of the Eocene volcanic and structural framework of Central British Columbia.
Sebastian Fuchs CAD$4,600 McGill University, Ph.D. Active metal transport in organic matter and its role in the ore-formation process of gold deposits.
Michael Gadd CAD$6,500 Queen's University, Ph.D. Hydrothermal event recognition and sedex deposit vectoring method development using microanalytical geochemical techniques at Howard's Pass, Yukon.
Therese Garcia CAD$1,150 University of Toronto, Ph.D. Differences and similarities between Algoma-type and Superior-type Iron Formations.
Ana Maria Guerra CAD$4,500 Unversity of British Columbia, Ph.D. Tectonic evolution, magmatism and porphyry style mineralization in the Middle Cauca belt, Colombia.
Tea Laurila CAD$3,100 University of Ottawa, Ph.D. Geochemical insights into metal precipitation in the Atlantis II Deep — The Red Sea.
Yanan Liu CAD$3,300 University of Toronto, Ph.D. The roles of semi metals in the crystallization of magmatic sulfides.
Robert Lodge CAD$4,800 Laurentian University, Ph.D. Comparison of the volcanological and geochemical characteristics of the Shebandowan Greenstone Belt to the VMS-endowed and VMS-deprived greenstone belts in the Wawa terrane, Superior Craton.
Krisztina Pandur CAD$5,000 University of Saskatchewan, Ph.D. Character and evolution of fluids that form high- and low-temperature REE mineralization: Constraints from the Hoidas Lake and Douglas River deposits, northern Saskatchewan.
Andrew Ritts CAD$3,200 Colorado School of Mines, M.Sc. Pyrite as a vector to ore in shale-hosted deposits: Compositional variations in pyrite from the unusual Eskay Creek sulfide and sulfosalt deposit, British Columbia.
Alfonso Rodriguez-Madrid CAD$4,800 Unversity of British Columbia, M.Sc. Geology and hydrothermal evolution of the La Bodega and La Mascota Prospects, California District, Santander Colombia.
Evan Smith CAD$2,500 Unversity of British Columbia, Ph.D. The composition and significance of fluid inclusions in gem-quality diamonds.
Michael Tucker CAD$6,100 Unversity of British Columbia, M.Sc. Carlin-Type gold mineralization of the Conrad Zone, Yukon Territory, Canada.
Rui Wang CAD$4,700 University of Alberta, Ph.D. Uplift and magmatic controls on the differential distribution of atypical collision-related porphyry Cu-Mo deposits in the Gangdese belt, South Tibet (China).
Avee Ya'acoby CAD$5,000 Unversity of British Columbia, M.Sc. Petrogenesis and geotectonic evolution of carbonatite associations in the north-central Frenchman Cap Dome, southeastern British Columbia.
Zhihai Zhang CAD$4,000 Dalhousie University, Ph.D. Diamond preservation in the mantle.

SEGCF Fellowships

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Britt Bluemel CAD$5,000 Unversity of British Columbia, M.Sc. To develop and validate new geochemical exploration methods.
Eric Buitenhuis CAD$5,000 University of Western Ontario, M.Sc. Investigation of the Latte gold prospect located at the Coffee Gold Project, Yukon, Canada.
Kristy Long CAD$5,000 University of Maryland, M.Sc. The distribution and behavior of gold in the continental crust during progressive metamorphism to granulite facies in association with crustal anatexis.
Alexandra McGladrey CAD$7,500 Queen's University, M.Sc. A 40Ar/39Ar study of the timing of deposition and metamorphism of rocks in Namibia.
Alexander Timofeev CAD$7,500 McGill University, M.Sc. The study of the distribution of gallium at the Thor Lake REE deposit, NWT, Canada.

SEGCF Undergraduate Awards

Name Amount University/Degree Thesis Topic
Alexandre Boulerice CAD$1,000 University of Ottawa, BS Trace Elements Athabasca U Deposit, SK.
Aaron Bustard CAD$1,000 University of New Brunswick, BS Scheelite vs. wolframite at Sissons Brook, NB.
Michael D'Angelo CAD$1,000 Lakehead University, BS Igneous textures & mineralogy, Steepledge Intrusive Complex, ON.
Oliver Friesen CAD$1,000 University of British Columbia, BS Fe-Mg-Mn in calcite, Carlin-type alteration, NV.
Ian Herbranson CAD$1,000 University of British Columbia, BS Stratigraphy of Mary's River iron formation, Baffin Island.
Yakun Liu CAD$1,000 University of Toronto, BS Ar-Ar dating & cooling History, Bushveld Complex, SA.
Mervin McDonald CAD$1,000 Memorial University, BS Mineralogy, textures & S isotopes, Ice Deposit, Yukon.
Thomas Raskevicius CAD$1,000 Laurentian University, BS Footwall Cu-PGE-rich veins, Sudbury, ON.
Evan Slater CAD$1,000 Dalhousie University, BS Unbiased study of Busang mineralization.
Emily Smyk CAD1,000 Lakehead University, BS Gecochemistry, petrography and structure, Musselwhite Mine, ON.

SEGCF Grants

Name Amount Details
Farhang Aliyari CAD$3,500 University of New Brunswick, PhD: Ore controls, age, genesis and type of gold mineralization at the Zartorosht deposit, southwest of Jiroft, southern Sanandaj-Sirjan metamorphic belt.
Melissa Anderson CAD$2,500 University of New Brunswick, MSc: A SIMS study of lithium isotopes in the Moose II Lithium-Tantalum Pegmatite, NWT.
Natalie Aubet CAD$2,500 University of Alberta, PhD: Petrography and geochemistry of banded iron formations from the Rio de la Plata Craton (Valentien Formation, Uruguay).
Esther Bordet CAD$4,000 University of British Columbia, PhD: Characterization, structural framework and metallogeny of Eocene volcanic sequences of the Nechako region, central British Columbia.
Stefanie Brueckner CAD$2,000 Memorial University of Newfoundland, PhD: Setting, mineralogy, and genesis of Au-Ag-rich volcanogenic massive sulfide (VMS) deposits in the Newfoundland Appalachians.
Francois Goulet CAD$2,500 Universite du Quebec a Montreal, MSc: Structural controls on epithermal gold deposits along the Hispaniola central Cordillera thrust belt.
Meghan Hewton CAD$2,000 Simon Fraser University, MSc: Geology, geochemistry and geochronology of the Mountain River beryl (variety emerald) showing Mackenzie Mtns, NWT, Canada.
Russel Hiebert CAD$2,000 University of Manitoba, PhD: Multiple S isotopic study of komatiite-hosted Ni-Cu-PGE mineralization of the Abitibi Greenstone Belt, Ontario, Canada to identify the sulfur source and vector towards mineralized zones.
Nicole Hurtig CAD$4,500 McGill University PhD: Metal transport in high temperature low density fluid and vapor-liquid partitioning during decom resion and cooling.
Jordan Laarman CAD$2,500 University of Western Ontario, PhD: A Detailed Metallogenic Study of the McFauld's Lake Chromite Deposits, Northern Ontario.
Tea Laurila CAD$2,000 University of Ottawa, PhD: Geochemical Insights into Metal precipitation in the Atlantis II Deep—The Red Sea.
Yanan Liu CAD$1,500 University of Toronto, PhD: Semi metal partitioning during the crystallization of magmatic sulfides.
Tom Meuzelaar CAD$2,000 Colorado School of Mines, PhD: Effects of CO2 and H2S in vent fluid on alteration and mineralization at the Eskay Creek VMS deposit, British Columbia.
Abdul Razique CAD$3,000 University of British Columbia, PhD: Magmatic Evolution and Genesis of the Giant Reko Diq Porphyry Cu-Au Deposit, District Chagai, Balochistan-Pakistan.
Jim Renaud CAD$2,000 University of Western Ontario, PhD: Mineralogical zoning of the U308 Corp, Basement-Hosted Aricheng Uranium Deposit, Roraima Basin, British Guyana, South America.
Evan Smith CAD$3,500 University of British Columbia, PhD: Contrast in fluid inclusion composition between gem-quality diamonds and industrial-grade diamonds.
Eric Thiessen CAD$2,000 University of Alberta, MSc: Origin and Characterization of the Tiger Zone, Rau Property Central Yukon: A Carbonate Replacement Gold Deposit.
Rui Wang CAD$1,500 University of Alberta, PhD: Magmatic and Structural Controls on the Development of Post-collisional Porphyry Copper Deposits in the Gangdese Belt, Tibet.
Osbaldo Zamora Vega CAD$2,000 University of Alberta, PhD: Timing of the mineralization pulses in the Zacatecas district and its link with the volcanic-tectonic evolution of the Mesa Central.
Wei Zhang CAD$2,000 University of New Brunswick, PhD: Cathodoluminescence, trace elements and oxygen isotope of quartz in the granites of the Sisson Brook W-Mo-Cu deposit, west-central New Brunswick.

SEGCF Fellowships

Name Amount Details
Evan Gladney $4,000 Saint Francis Xavier University
Daniel Gregory $4,000 University of Tasmania (CODES)
Mitchell Kerr $4,000 Saint Mary's University
Hannah Mills $4,000 University of Alberta
Abe Torchinsky $4,000 Stanford University