Awards, Grants and Bursaries
The Geological Society of London has been awarding medals for significant achievement in the Earth sciences since 1831, when its Senior Medal, the Wollaston, was first awarded to William Smith.
The Society now grants a large range of awards, including medals and funds, every year. Our Awards page has a list of these, along with the citations and replies from award winners since 2001.
2017 Research Grants
A number of research funds are awarded each year in support of geoscientific projects. The 2017 round of Society Research Funds is now open for applications. All applications must reach the society by 1 February 2017. For more details please visit the grant pages:
2016 Society Awards
The Society is delighted to announce the names of the winners of its medals and funds and offers all its heartiest congratulations. See the list of 2016 winners.
The President’s Award winners are Huw Clarke and Ann Rowan.
The Awards were presented on President’s Day on 8 June 2016
The Fermor Fund
A number of grants from the Fermor Fund were awarded in 2012. See the projects that were supported.