The California Geographical Society is pleased to offer a variety of awards and scholarships in recognition of outstanding teaching, scholarly activity and service. The California Geographical Society now distributes more than $2,000 each year in student scholarships and awards.
Presented each year at the annual conferences, these awards are a significant source of pride for the California Geographical Society.
Student awards, all of which are monetary, include the David Lantis Student Scholarship, Tom McKnight Student Paper Award, Joe Beaton Student Poster Award, Student Map Award, and Geosystems (Christopherson) Award.
The links list on the left column allows visitors to check out the details of the awards, scholarships and competitions, examine criteria and even suggest nominees where appropriate.