Dry Dredgers Paleontological Research Award

Click here for a list of who has received the award so far.

Details of the 2015 Award will be available by October 2014.

The 2014 awards have already been announced.

The Dry Dredgers Paleontological Research Award provides funding to support research in paleontology and stratigraphy intended for publication. While any research topic may be submitted for award, special consideration will be given to projects involving one or both of the following:

  1. fossils of the late Ordovician, and in particular, the Cincinnati Series
  2. fossils in the vicinity of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Applications from amateurs, students and professionals are welcome. Those research projects that involve collaboration by amateur and professional paleontologists are encouraged.  However, awards will only be made to individuals for their personal expenses and not to teams. Applications will be accepted beginning October 1, 2014.

Send your questions to Tom Bantel at tebantel@cinci.rr.com.

Thanks for your interest.

Updated: May 20, 2014