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Bicentennial Gold 88 Award

Advancing the study of Earth Sciences

Applications for 2020 are now open

The Bicentennial Gold Endowment was established from funds remaining from a successful gold conference in 1988. The Endowment is made annually, for the advancement of education and research in earth sciences to benefit economic geology in Australia.

Prizes are awarded through a university to senior university students or researchers for:

  • Scholarships for study and/or research in Australia in economic geology and mineral economics
  • Technical visits including travel to conferences to deliver papers on aspects of economic geology in Australia
  • Software development as applied to economic geology
  • Environmental Geoscience as applied to the exploration / resources sector.

Applicants are invited to prepare and submit a detailed proposal by the due date: 9th October 2020.  This must include a financial rationale and CV and be submitted as a single pdf file to

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Past Award Winners

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