The Study of the Earth’s Deep Interior (SEDI) Focus Group Graduate Research Award is given to one or up to two honorees in recognition of advances that contribute to the understanding of the deep interior of the Earth or other planetary bodies using a broad range of observational, experimental, and/or theoretical approaches.

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Eligible candidates must be (1) current M.S. or Ph.D. students (or highest equivalent terminal degree) or have completed the degree requirements for a Ph.D. (or highest equivalent terminal degree) within the same calendar year in which the award is presented (1 January 2016–31 December 2016).

2016 Nomination Deadline: TBD.

Past Recipients:

2015: Matthew Weller, Rice University

2014: Andrew J. Schaeffer, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies