2019 DEM / PESA Student Prize for the Best South Australian-focussed Petroleum Geoscience Research Project


A prize of $1000 is offered for the best Honours, Masters or PhD thesis, submitted in 2019 and which focuses on teh petroleum geoscience of South Australia. PhD’s achieved by publication and awarded in 2019 are also eligable.

The student must have been enrolled at a South Australian Tertiary Institution while undertaking their research and must intend to make a career either in the upstream petroleum industry or in petroleum-related geoscience research.

Assessement of the applications is based on the academic excellence of the research, its contribution to the understanding of South Australian petroleum geoscience and the comments of the referee/supervisor.

Prize Value: $1000

Applications open 1st September 2019 and close 31st December 2019 (4pm CST). Note: applications received after the deadline cannot be considered

For further information, speak to your Research Supervisor or contact Craig Barnes (Scholarship Sub-committee, PESA SA/NT Branch) via telephone on (08) 8100 4900 or via email at craigb@cooperenergy.com.au