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Neftex Earth Model Award

NEFTEX Earth Model Award

The Neftex Earth Model Award for Best MSc / MSci / MGeol Project aims to stimulate research relevant to global geoscience. This is an opportunity to present your research to a panel of industry and academic professionals and gain recognition for your work.

1st  Prize £2,000 - Register your interest by 1 June 2015 and submit your final project by 28 September.

Geoscience Education Academy

The Geoscience Education Academy 2015

Free to attend and running 23 - 26 July 2015, the GEA offers UK teachers a great opportunity to understand how to teach geoscience if it is not their principal subject.


Accessible Fieldwork Conference

A meeting to explore the design and delivery of fieldwork that is inclusive and accessible for people with disabilities, at all levels from school to professional.

Distinguished Geo Memorial Trust

Distinguished Geologists Memorial Trust

Two travel bursaries of up to £2000 for early career Fellows' career development. Apply by the end of April. 


Geological Society Careers Days 2015

18 November 2015 - GSL Careers Day, Nottingham

25 November 2015 - GSL Careers in Earth Science Day, Edinburgh

For more information, please visit the careers days page.

Education and Careers

This area includes material relevant to school teachers and students; through higher education and employment options; to lifelong learning and CPD.

100 Geosites

100 Great Geosites

Explore our list of 100 great geological sites across the UK and Ireland, featuring some of the most diverse and beautiful geology in the world and spanning most of geological time.
Geoheritage fact sheet

New Fact Sheet on UK Geoheritage

In October 2014, the Society announced its list of 100 Great Geosites. Find out more about the geoheritage of the UK and Ireland, and why we have such an amazing range of geological sites.
Lesson Plans

New Lesson Plans

Read our new Lesson Plans for some classroom inspiration for Earth Science Week.
Radioactive Waste

Podcast Double Bill: Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste

Rebecca Lunn of the University of Strathclyde and Professor Neil Chapman talk about the UK's efforts to dispose of our higher level radioactive waste, and the potential risks involved.

Jobs in Geology and Earth Science

View the latest employment opportunities in geology and the Earth science industry with our online job listings. Search for vacancies across a wide range of sectors and locations.