Education

Graduate Fellowships

The Great Basin Center for Geothermal Energy offers graduate research fellowships in collaboration with faculty in the Department of Geological Sciences and Engineering (DGSE) and the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology (NBMG). Prospective students should contact faculty on the About: Personnel page regarding potential projects and funding.

Students must apply to DGSE and include in their personal statement specific discussion of their interests in geothermal energy. Additional information can be requested by contacting geothermal@unr.edu or DGSEgraddirector@unr.edu.

GBCGE students
GBCGE graduate students consult a geologic map during a multi-state geothermal reconaissance field trip in 2012. Image credit: P. Cashman