Grants

2014 applications closed

This years grant winners where,

Name College Category Project
Aileen Doran UCC UG Mapping Project: Connemara, Galway.
Darren Clarke NUIG UG Mapping Project: The geology of the Louisburgh area, south County Mayo.
Sean Troy TCD UG Mapping Project: Librazhd environs, Albania.
Niall Finch UCD UG Mapping Project: St. Paul de Fenouillet, foothills Eastern Pyrenees, S. France.
James Andrew Dunn UCC MSc MSc in Exploration Field Geology: The distribution & controls on gold mineralization along the Gurney Mine shear zone, Brunne Lake area, Manitoba, Canada.
Melissa Southworth UCC MSc MSc in Exploration Field Geology: Basin & facies analysis within the Cheshire Basin, NW England.
Michael Gordon Babechuk TCD PhD Investigation of the weathering of mafic substrates on the early Earth through the chemistry of weathering profiles and corresponding load of elements in the hydrosphere.
Marian McGrath UCC PhD The Quaternary stratigraphy of contrasting shallow shelf sand dominated seabed; North West Irish Sea and offshore South East Ireland.
Enda McGrory NUIG PhD An investigation into the presence of elevated concentrations of arsenic in the hydrosphere at a field site in Co. Louth.
Sara Eve Vero Teagasc/NUIG PhD Time Lag: extending achievement of Water Framework Directive water quality timelines beyond 2015 without implementation of additional programmes of measures.