Student Bursaries

Deadlines for applications: 23:59 on 1st June & 1st December.

The Volcanic and Magmatic Studies Group awards bursaries for student researchers from the VMSG community. We run two bursary schemes, one to attend conferences at which the awardees are presenting an oral or poster presentation; and one to support students wishing to attend international technical and field workshops.

Bursaries are awarded up to a maximum of £300.

DeadlineBursary Period
1st June1st August - 31st January
1st December1st February - 31st July

The bursary schemes are intended to support students who are active members of the VMSG community. To be eligible for an award, you must be a research student, must have presented (talk or poster) at a VMSG annual meeting, and have not been previously awarded monies from the scheme. [Any qualifying individual may offer separate applications to both the Conference Bursary and Workshop Bursary].

Application is via EMAIL ONLY to Applications received by any other means, after the deadline, or deemed otherwise incomplete will be discounted from the current round of awards. No applications will be carried forward to later rounds. Please read the conditions of eligibility carefully before submitting your application.


Application form for Conference Travel Bursary

Application form for Workshop Travel Bursary