SEG Michael Fitzgerald Student Mapping Course

SEG is pleased to offer the second Michael Fitzgerald Student Mapping Course. Michael "Mike" Fitzgerald, a University of Minnesota graduate, long supported field-based geologic studies by undergraduate and graduate students; through a generous donation orchestrated by his widow, Marisa de la Vega, SEG is funding a week-long mapping course for upper-division undergraduate, graduate students, and recent graduates. Participation is limited to 16 participants. Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be an active SEG Student or Recent Graduate member
  • Applicants must have completed at least one field mapping course (field camp not necessary)

Note: Selection of participants is competitive; travel grants are awarded only to qualifying students.


Submission Deadline: July 15, 2021
Trip Name: MJF-02: Copper Flat Porphyry-Breccia System
Trip Dates: November 6-13, 2021


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  3. Approved applicants will be notified on or before July 23, 2021. Acceptance by August 2, 2021, final confirmation of participation, proof of SARS-CoV2 vaccination and registration fee must be made by August 30, 2021.
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