Travel Awards 2020 (500 CHF)

Application deadline: 31 December 2019

The editorial team of Geosciences is inviting applications for 5 Travel Awards for young scholars in the area of geoscience, future earth, and planetary science to attend a conference in 2020. The nominations and applications will be assessed by an Evaluation Committee comprising senior scholars from the geoscience field and chaired by the Editor-in-Chief of Geosciences, Prof. Dr. Jesús Martinez-Frias.

This year, we are setting up 5 awards for young scholars in different subdisciplines of geoscience: Natural Hazards, Geophysics, Hydrogeology, Geochemistry & Biogeosciences and general subjects. These subdisciplines are also Sections of Geosciences; for more information, please visit

Candidate Requirements:

— Applicants must be postdoctoral researchers or PhD students involved in geoscience and related areas;

— Applicants will attend an international conference (related to geoscience, future earth and planetary science) in 2020 to present their research (oral presentation or poster);

— Applicants need to indicate which subdiscipline to apply;

— Each applicant is allowed to apply for only one subdiscipline;

— Applicants must submit the following documents:

  1. An abstract of their work;
  2. A short CV with selected publications;
  3. A short justification letter;
  4. A letter of support from their supervisor.

The awards will consist of 500 Swiss Francs each.

Please send the applications here ( or to the Geosciences Editorial Office ( by 31 December 2019. The winners will be announced on the Geosciences website by 29 February 2020.

Prof. Dr. Jesús Martinez-Frias
Editor-in-Chief, Geosciences
Instituto de Geociencias, IGEO (CSIC-UCM), C/ Del Doctor Severo Ochoa 7, Edificio Entrepabellones 7 y 8, 28040 Madrid, Spain

Geosciences (ISSN 2076-3263) is an international, peer-reviewed open access journal which publishes original papers, rapid communications, technical notes, and review articles discussing all different interdisciplinary aspects of the Earth and Planetary Sciences.

*Please note: All conferences in 2020 would be fine for the application. There is a total of 5 awards, which are 5 subjects of  Geoscience (Natural Hazards, Geophysics, Hydrogeology, Geochemistry & Biogeosciences and general subjects). For detailed information, please visit:

Premio AGLC ‘Licio Cernobori’ 2021

Sezione Italiana EAGESEG per Premio AGCL “Licio Cernobori” 2021. L’Associazione per la Geofisica Licio Cernobori – AGLC è nata il 30 ottobre del 2000 per ricordare Licio Cernobori, geofisico prematuramente scomparso, che ha spaziato dalla sismologia alla sismica.

Premio di Laurea “Marco Mucciarelli” – Terza edizione – anno 2020

Alla III edizione possono partecipare i laureati con laurea specialistica o magistrale in Fisica, Geoscienze, Geologia, Geofisica, Ingegneria o materie affini che abbiano svolto la tesi di laurea in tematiche sismologiche, geofisiche e di ingegneria sismica, nell’anno solare 2020 nelle università italiane.

Premiazione Premio Mucciarelli 2019

In occasione della “Giornata internazionale delle donne e delle ragazze nella scienza” l’Istituto Nazionale di
Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale – OGS, l’Associazione Gian Franco Lupo, l’Università degli Studi
della Basilicata, il CNR–IMAA e l’ Associazione Nazionale Pubblica Assistenza – ANPAS organizzano l’incontro
online per la consegna dei premi alle tre vincitrici dell’edizione 2020.

Borsa di studio in memoria del dott. Andrea Restivo sul tema: “Nuovo modello tridimensionale di velocità dell’Italia Nord-Orientale da inversione tomografica di dati sismologici ed integrazione con dati geofisici”

La ricerca oggetto della borsa rientra nell’attività istituzionale del Centro di Ricerche Sismologiche di OGS, essendo finalizzata alla definizione di un modello tridimensionale delle velocità delle onde sismiche dell’Italia Nord-Orientale.
La domanda deve essere presentata entro il 19 febbraio 2021

28th “Gustavo Sclocchi” Theses Award Announcement

for Philosophy Doctors and University Graduates
in disciplines related to the Energy Industry

To reward outstanding university graduates specializing in areas related to the Energy Industry, SPE Italian Section (Society of Petroleum Engineers), EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers) and Assorisorse (Sustainable Natural Resources and Energy) announce the 28th “Gustavo Sclocchi” Theses Award.

University graduates from Italian universities and Italian nationals graduated abroad who have completed their studies in the period October 1st 2019 to December 31st 2020 are entitled to submit their published thesis for the award.