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Galena from Silvermines
Images by David Green
Adamite from Putapa
Images by David Green

Student Awards 

 The Society's Departmental Representatives, at each Earth Science and Geology Department in the UK and Ireland, nominates the second-year student with the highest ranking marks in Mineralogy and Petrology, or an equivalent exam. The award winners receive free Student membership of the Society for two years, one of the Society's recent book publications and a certificate.

Here is a list of the awards made for 2016. Many congratulations to the winners.


Birkbeck, University of London  Tyrone Stafford
Imperial College London Yee Lap Leung
Keele University Samuel Whitfield
Kingston University  Callum J Gilchrist
Lancaster University   N/A
National University of Ireland, Galway       Monika Meszaros
Open University   N/A
Portsmouth University Alex Stewart
Royal Holloway University of London George Clegg
Trinity College Dublin Katherine Corrigan
University of Leicester  Sally Worbey
University College Dublin Kevin Browne
University College London Mathilda Galbraith
University of Derby Thomas Hopkin
Durham University Zach Killingback
University of East Anglia N/A
University of Edinburgh Liz Elphick
University of Exeter in Cornwall Jonathan Stokes
University of Glasgow Emma Waters
University of Leeds  Nicola Haworth
University of Liverpool  Elliot Rice-Birchall
University of Manchester Daniel Cheung
University of Newcastle upon Tyne N/A
University of Oxford   Jacob Forshaw
University of Plymouth  Peter Hort
University of Southampton   Joshua Brown
University of St. Andrews Lanita Gutieva
University of Brighton  Eve Page
University of Aberdeen John Garrett
Cardiff University Wesley Harris
University of Birmingham Mugabo Wilson Dusingizimana
University of Bristol Rory Colville
University of Cambridge  Alexandra Gutai
University College Cork Luke O'Reilly